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Westlake Village, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Spanish garden Inn. Everything about this small hotel is first rate, it is very comfortable and the staff so warm and friendly. The decor is lovely , fresh and light and the art is beautiful. We had booked a suite but got upgraded to the Barcelona suite, what a lovely surprise and such...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

From the moment we stepped onto the property we were so well treated. There was always someone at the front desk to greet us upon our return. Kayla was a breath of fresh air. Rachel was able to book us a couples massage that has to be one of the best I have ever received. Hubby agrees. Ask for Peter...

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Brandon L, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello JVLD, Thank you for staying at Spanish Garden Inn and for the "five star all the way" review! I was pleased to read you were treated so well the moment you arrived and that Kyla and Rachel took great care of you. I will be sure to share the feedback with them as they are both assets to the...

Laguna Beach
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Charming hotel.... The spirit of Santa Barbara. Great service and lovely continental breakfast.... Comfy beds and large rooms. Ask about the art... It's my understanding that the owner is the artist! Excellent choice for a non-view hotel.

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Brandon L, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Hello Q4754ZKlisah, Thank you for staying at Spanish Garden Inn, I was pleased to read you enjoyed our charming hotel in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara. You are indeed correct that one of our owners is the artist of all of the paintings around the property. He paints every Thursday and if you are lucky you just might seem...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had an amazing and relaxing stay at the Spanish Garden Inn. The staff were really welcoming and the rooms lavish and comfortable! We were welcomed with a glass of local wine and then invited to a tasting session later that evening. All the staff were incredibly helpful with advice on where to visit and helped us to have a...

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Brandon L, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Good morning, Thank you for staying at Spanish Garden Inn. I was pleased to read you had an amazing and relaxing stay. Thank you for the kind words for our welcoming staff, I will be sure to share your wonderful feedback. We offer wine tasting seven days a week of all locally, hand selected wines. We are in a great...

Chicago, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a wonderful place to stay--quiet, convenient location, very helpful employees, great rooms and amenities. Also, there was free underground parking and a great breakfast each morning. We will definitely come back and stay here again.

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Good morning JoAnne2423, Thank you for staying at Spanish Garden Inn, I was pleased to read you felt it was a "beautiful oasis in the city". We are in a great downtown location just three blocks off of State street. Thank you for kind words for our helpful staff and I am glad that you were able to enjoy our...

Saint Charles, Illinois
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is my Third visit here. Before I left They called to see if there was anything they could do for me before I arrived. When I got there Chris Greeted me at the door. It was so nice to see a familiar face. Everyone at the front Desk ,The dining area, the cleaning staff are so great!! They always...

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Brandon L, General Manager at Spanish Garden Inn, responded to this review

Good morning Ms. Corron, Thank you so much for staying at Spanish Garden Inn, we love having you for the film festival and appreciate your patronage to the hotel. I will be sure to share your wonderful feedback with Chris and the rest of the team. I also enjoyed getting a chance to speak with you while you were walking...

Thousand Oaks, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is perfect. Lovely rooms, amazing friendly staff with a great location (walking distance) to State Street restaurants and shopping. You could also happily check in, stay ,and relax. We love Spanish Garden Inn!

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Hello Kris L, Thank you for staying at Spanish Garden Inn. We are in a great downtown location just 3 blocks off of State street restaurants and shopping. I was pleased to read you felt our hotel was "perfect" with lovely rooms. I will be sure to share your wonderful kind words regarding our amazing friendly staff during your stay....

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've stayed here, and only here, every time we've visited Santa Barbara. It is THE perfect hotel... its beauty, comfort, location, staff... All wonderful! I can not wait to return to Santa Barbara and The Spanish Garden Inn. Dreamy.

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Hello vhealingart, Thank you for staying with us at Spanish Garden Inn. We truly appreciate your patronage to our hotel every time you come to Santa Barbara. I appreciate you feel we are "THE perfect hotel" with our beauty, comfort, location and staff. We cannot wait for you to return to our hotel in the near future and please do...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose the Spanish Garden Inn because of the good reviews and were not disappointed. The staff is fabulous and was attentive to each and every detail of our stay. The room was spacious, quiet and comfortable and the climate control was excellent. The Inn is walking distance to town but in a quiet area. The breakfasts were plentiful and...

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Hello acpoliakoff, Thank you for staying at Spanish Garden Inn. I was pleased to read you discovered our local gem you enjoyed our downtown location. We are walking distance to a lot of local shops and restaurants and only 3 blocks from State street. Thank you for your kind words in regards to our staff being attentive and fabulous to...

Aurora, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After looking at the reviews online, I felt confident that we would be okay staying here. Boy was I right!! We will only stay here if we are fortunate enough to return to beautiful Santa Barbara. Rooms were spacious, clean and beautiful. Can't say enough about the delicious breakfast and the gorgeous indoor and outdoor eating areas. My teenagers both...

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Hello t t, Thank you for staying at Spanish Garden Inn. I was very pleased to read you discovered our Inn a nice surprise and for all of the wonderful comments. We have a hard working breakfast team that manages our breakfast program and I will be sure to share your feedback with them. In addition, we are in a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the jewel of luxury boutique Santa Barbara hotels. Spanish Garden Inn offers a sophisticated Spanish-Mediterranean inspired design, quality amenities and close attention to personal service. The hotel epitomizes the vitality of the City and honors its tradition by recreating the history, romance and intrigue of Spanish Colonial Santa Barbara. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Spanish Garden Inn

Address: 915 Garden Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $343 - $591 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Spanish Garden Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Inn Of The Spanish Garden Hotel Santa Barbara
Hotel Of The Spanish Garden
Of The Spanish Garden Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#1 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#1 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#2 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#5 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Second floor rooms offer breathtaking views, however if climbing stairs are a problem, I wouldn't recommend it since there is no elevator”
 of 5 bubbles 140kayd, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Junior suite is large and isolated if you want the privacy”
 of 5 bubbles LaugingMan, Jan 14, 2017 | Read review
“The bed is a little hard to my liking and some of the walls looked cheap.”
 of 5 bubbles W3190HTnathanc, Jan 6, 2017 | Read review
“Balconies overlooking the gardens are a great place to enjoy morning coffee or a glass of wine in the evening.”
 of 5 bubbles NYtimetraveller, Dec 17, 2016 | Read review
“all rooms looked nice and private”
 of 5 bubbles happytravelsfromuk, Nov 22, 2016 | Read review
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