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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is okay and for Santa Barbara prices are okay as well. It's nothing special though - rooms are dated, dark and smell stale. Definitely need an urgent refurbishment. Location is good across from the beach, and the pool area is reasonable - good bar service, good music, good sun, but not a great setting. The included breakfast actually... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The rooms were not epic or anything but for the price, I thought they were just fine. Your across the street from the beach, so we didn't spend much time in the room anyway. We walked around Santa Barbara, swam in the ocean, dipped in the pool, and drank beers by the fire pit as the sun went down. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I want to update the rep on this hotel. I was alarmed by the many negative reviews of this hotel on TA. So I called Adriana at the venue with my concerns and she asked what I was looking for and put me in room 213. I can tell at least 210-213 in the main building have been renovated beautifully.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Last two days of our vacation... Perfect rooms, clean and spacious. Friendly people in the lobby. Close to downtown. Swimming pool and bar are very nice. Restaurant was okay and breakfast was just fine.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our stay was free, so can't complain about the price, but this is a totally average Hotel that doesn't live up to Hyatt standards and has less than stellar staff. The room is nice, though scruffy in some places and no nicer than a Motel 6. We only knew about the complementary sangria in the afternoon and complementary coffee and... More 

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H596BGM, Guest Relations Manager at Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Hello and thank you very much for your feedback, we value the review of your experience with us. These will be shared with the appropriate team leaders who will continue coaching our fantastic team. We do hope that your experience here in Santa Barbara provided many precious memories. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms could definitely use an update. Not a fancy hotel by any means. However the location is awesome, right across from the beach. The staff was great in the hotel and the restaurants. We enjoyed our stay.

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MDaddonaHEI, Guest Relations Manager at Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to leave this great review. I'm happy to see how much you enjoyed our location - it sounds as though you even had the opportunity to enjoy the beach! I look forward to sharing your kind compliments with our team members, and we all hope to welcome you back again soon. More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Check-in went smoothly, there was some confusion about self-park, valet and free street parking that was not communicated to us (i.e., you can park along the street immediately in front of the hotel for free as opposed to paying for valet or overnight parking, which is not an insignificant cost compared to $0). Check-in went smoothly. The first room we... More 

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Hello and thank you for sharing this feedback with us. We are very delighted that we were able to accommodate your request for a room move from the pool/ocean view room that you had. Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we hope that you had a wonderful time here in Santa Barbara. More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Discover one of the finest hotels in Santa Barbara, California when you stay at Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara. Built in 1931, our historic hotel welcomes guests with its casual elegance and first-rate service. Detailed with a fusion of Spanish Colonial architecture blended with modern conveniences, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is a shining gateway to the City of Santa Barbara, also known as the American Riviera. Discover 176 comfortably-appointed guestrooms, a perfect home base for both leisure and business travelers. Enjoy the warm California sunshine in our heated outdoor pool and enjoy a local beverage at our ocean view pool bar, Mar Vista, work off stress in the spacious fitness center, or enjoy dinner at Marbella Restaurant, serving American cuisine with California flair. A 100% smoke-free hotel, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara also offers amenities like in-room dining, valet and self-parking, valet laundry service, and a business center. With 10,000 square feet of flexible and unique meeting space, offering exquisite culinary selections and the latest in technology, Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara is ideal for your next corporate event. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara

Address: 1111 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3701 (Formerly Hotel Mar Monte)
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $214 - $594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara 4*
Number of rooms: 171
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Also Known As:
Hyatt Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
Mar Monte Santa Barbara
Mar Monte Hotel
Hotel Style:
#11 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
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