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    AAE Santa Barbara Guest House

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    111 North Milpas Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
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    Overview
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    Sep 3, 2014
    “Small, neat backpackers”
    Mar 25, 2014
    “Nice but expensive”
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    1 - 5 of 26 reviews

    Reviewed September 3, 2014

    The backpackers was small but cosy. Everyone was very friendly. It's very close to everything, especially the beach. The pancake breakfast is amazing too! Holly (staff) was very welcoming and friendly. She helped us out a lot with directions, places to see and things to...More

    Thank CourtneyM1987
    Reviewed March 25, 2014

    This place is pretty nice inside. I've been to a lot of hostels, and this one is nice. It's just $40 a night. YEah... But it is Santa Barbara. The guy they have running it right now is pretty cool too. New beds too now...More

    Thank Mark J
    Reviewed March 10, 2014

    I stayed at the hostel whilst trying to find a house and loved every minute. The hostel itself is ok, small but that makes everyone more friendly. However the staff really make this place awesome Holly is amazing! So friendly and will help anyone with...More

    Thank champagne_dream66
    Reviewed February 16, 2014

    For Santa Barbara being really expensive this guesthouse is a nice and cheaper alternative, The staff was really nice and helpful. Bathroom en restrooms were clean and the complimentary pancake breakfast is a nice extra

    Thank Kir1990
    Reviewed December 9, 2013 via mobile

    Don't ever go to that place, it's absolutely ridiculous and overprized. We had to search for our sheets, because the beds weren't ready. The beds themselves were really uncomfortable and every time one of us moved, they made a sound as if a pig was...More

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    • Price range
    • $65 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 17
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Santa Barbara
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    "Save up and go to a hotel!"
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    "Do not go here. Pay extra to go to hotel."
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    "Choose another hostel."
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    "Dorm are fun, but can be loud. If you want a quieter experience I would suggest a private room!"
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