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1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93108-2791
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#23 of 55 hotels in Santa Barbara
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The Montecito Inn was built in 1928 by screen legend Charlie Chaplin as an escape to paradise for his closest friends. Enriched with influences reminiscent of early Santa Barbara, guest rooms are a reflection of the Montecito Inn's proud history and tradition. Bedrooms decorated with classic patterns and furnishings in warm earth tones and bathrooms adorned with hand-painted ceramic tile create an elegant ambiance. The Montecito Inn offers the perfect blend of classic style, comfort, convenience, and personalized service. Relax by the pool and Jacuzzi, or walk only 2.5 Blocks to the beach. Also enjoy the day in Montecito, one of America's most beautiful seaside communities, with boutique shopping. Featuring 61 Elegant Guest Rooms & Luxury Suites, the Montecito Inn offers all of the quality, service and elegance that Santa Barbara has to offer. Our staff is waiting to help satisfy your every desire. Today, the escape is yours.
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Electric vehicle charging station
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Bicycles available
Hiking
Taxi service
Valet parking
Paid private parking on-site
Wifi
Hot tub
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Shallow end in pool
Fence around pool
Restaurant
Horseback riding
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms
Photo copier / fax In business center
Massage
Baggage storage
Concierge
Gift shop
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Desk
Minibar
Cable / satellite TV
Sofa bed
Walk-in shower
Soundproof rooms
Bathrobes
Fireplace
Housekeeping
Safe
Seating area
Separate living room
Sofa
Telephone
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Iron
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Refrigerator
Flatscreen TV
iPod docking station
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
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Quaint
Charming
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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lagirl662021 wrote a review Yesterday
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The Inn felt very clean and was away from the touristy area of the main resorts. Perfect location. The staff was kind and eager to help and make recommendations. The beds are delicious and I love that everything felt quaint and cozy and not ultra sleek or too modern. Lovely amenities and loved that the pool was open late. Super COVID safe. And so close to the beach! We loved our stay.
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Date of stay: January 2021
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jamesbuchanan2021 wrote a review Yesterday
Fort Wayne, Indiana1 contribution
Great place and great value!! We loved the location and the great service!! We would definitely stay their again. We had a two room suite in the newer part of the hotel and enjoyed the spacious room, comfortable bed and great decorations
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singleandfat wrote a review Jan 15
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Such a great stay, the staff was fantastic and the overall experience was just what I needed. Also, shout out to the tiled bathroom. Very cool vibe. The hotel's location in proximity to the hot springs was also ideal.
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Maps10974406369 wrote a review Jan 4
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I feel like boutique hotels at this price point are rare in the US- most of the time we stay in Marriots and Hyatts that all feel the same. The Montecito Inn is unique. It has history and charming vibe, but is also comfortable, cozy and conveys a level of luxury. Location is fantastic- just 8 min walk from Butterfly Beach which is fantastic for morning runs and evening sunset watching. The Inn is right on Coast Village Road with some of the best cafes and restaurants. We couldn't avail of the amenities due to covid, so cannot speak to those. Hotel staff was friendly and welcoming, and the hotel kept strict standards of cleanliness.
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Date of stay: December 2020
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Sam E wrote a review Dec 2020
Salt Lake City, Utah170 contributions46 helpful votes
When I lived in Beverly Hills, the Montecito Inn became a favorite "escape" from the traffic and congestion of Los Angeles. It is historic property build by Chaplin and Arbuckle and has been wonderfully updated. Solid, quiet, clean....classic. The restaurant is wonderful and I highly recommend it. The beach, shopping, and numerous restaurants are within walking distance. Highly recommend.
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Date of stay: November 2020
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PRICE RANGE
$173 - $412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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montecito hotel santa barbara, montecito inn
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United StatesCaliforniaSanta Barbara
NUMBER OF ROOMS
61
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Frequently Asked Questions about Montecito Inn
Which popular attractions are close to Montecito Inn?
Nearby attractions include Santa Barbara Scenic Drive (0.4 miles), Butterfly Beach (0.5 miles), and Silverhorn Jewelers (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Montecito Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Montecito Inn?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Montecito Inn?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Montecito Inn?
Yes, a parking garage, paid private parking on-site, and valet parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Montecito Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include Jeannine's Bakery & Cafe, Tre Lune, and Honor Bar.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Montecito Inn?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness center during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Montecito Inn?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Montecito Inn offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and conference facilities.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Montecito Inn?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.
Are there any historical sites close to Montecito Inn?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Santa Barbara County Courthouse (3.5 miles), Casa del Herrero (1.1 miles), and Old Mission Santa Barbara (4.3 miles).