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    Hotel Santa Barbara

    533 State St, corner of State and Cota Streets, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1601
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    Overview
    • Excellent41%
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    • Average9%
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    “state street” (86 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 284 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Nice room, good service in general specially the valet, clean, it worth it! Also is very close both to beach and downtown ... so you don't need to use the car. Don't think twice , if the price by night is lower than $250...More

    Thank Jorge D
    Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded yesterday

    Hello Jorge D! Thank you so much for your feedback. We will be sure to let the valet know you appreciated their service. And we agree! Hotel SB is a great place to stay if travel car free! (we are within walking distance to the...More

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Like many others we chose this hotel for its excellent location. The room was quite good with decent furnishings, drawers and wardrobe and fridge but nowhere to put our two rather large suitcases so we had to put them on the floor. The robes were...More

    Thank Bob-a-JobSussex
    Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you. As an independent operator of this downtown property we appreciate your thoughtful comments which are very helpful as we work to create the best guest experience. We’re excited to share that we are currently in the design phase for updated guest bathrooms! We...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The best thing about this hotel is that it is right downtown and close to many fine restaurants and shops. It has a lovely "old time" feel and the lobby is very welcoming. We normally do not pay such a high price for hotels so...More

    1  Thank Doug848
    Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Doug, thank you for choosing Hotel Santa Barbara for your visit to SB! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our location. Please come back again soon!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here two nights over the weekend. Room was very small. Maybe 190 sq ft. Bathroom old but functional. Hotel was clean. Breakfast was a bit sparse but you get what you pay for. Well over $250/nt with taxes, fees and valet(mandatory). Staff was nice....More

    Thank samfelix
    Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi SamFelix, thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Like you mention, our hotel is historic and does retain a lot of charm from the 1920's. Each room is unique in...More

    Reviewed August 17, 2017

    We picked up this hotel for this central location and his boutique style. Location is just perfect but inside it looks more than a motel than a boutique hotel. Breakfast was really disappointing : no fresh fruit except a few apples ... come on California...More

    Thank Eve P
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • $202 - $299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #12 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • #16 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 75
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    samridhisharma2012
    June 30, 2017|
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    Response from HotelSB | Property representative |
    Hello. Check-in is 4:00 pm and check-out is 12:00 noon. Thanks for staying with us!
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    Samuel1958
    April 2, 2017|
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    Response from HotelSB | Property representative |
    Hi Samuel, We do not have a pool on the property, although there are a couple of options nearby; Los Banos Del Mar Swimming Pool Santa Barbara Athletic Club Unfortunately, Trip Advisor won't let us post links here, but... More
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    halftank1
    November 21, 2016|
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    Hi Halftank, The Gold Coin is good for $10 off your next stay with us! You likely got one they last time you stated at Hotel Santa Barbara. We are eager to have you stay again! Regards, Hotel SB
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    "Note that there is only one elevator and it is VERY old. If you are fit you can take the stairs and beat the..."
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    "A room on the street or inner section. Rooms facing the parking lot get flag noise on a windy night"
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    "Room 419 - King bed - side window view of State Street and mountains! Loved it!"
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    "Ask for a room facing state street if you want to people watch"
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