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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Having come from Cheshire myself I thought why not choose this inn whilst on our road trip. Lovely service and great location. Couple of things that may help to improve. For instance our room (Mock Turtle) didn't have curtains, just blinds so we were woken up first thing in the morning by the blazing sun. Secondly there was a couple... More 

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Cheshire Cat B&B was the perfect place to stay before my Doctors visit to Sansum Clinic. We requested a quiet room and slept quite well. They offered very nice "touches" to make our stay comfortable. We will return during our next visit to Santa Barbara.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had three great rooms, spacious, clean, fresh, well equipped. We were in town for my son's wedding and so enjoyed the outdoor patio breakfast setting and welcoming lobby/sitting areas. I wish we would have had more time to enjoy the gardens and outdoor seating areas. Very good breakfast.

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Orange, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed in the Mad Hatter room in the cottage and thoroughly enjoyed a much needed get away. We had not stayed in a bed and breakfast for quite some time and were not disappointed. The room was sweet and comfortable. The breakfasts were scrumptious, the wine and cheese plates delectable, and the bedtime snack lip smacking.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this traditional B&B. Comfortable rooms, beautiful lounge/breakfast area. Also lots of nooks in the pretty landscaped garden: the gazebo is a lovely place to enjoy the complimentary wine and appetizers and the delicious breakfast with home made delights.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for three nights in the Caterpillar room with a beautiful balcony. The room was spacious, decent bathroom and comfy bed. Afternoon nibbles are a great idea and delicious, good opportunity to mingle with other guests. Hostess warmed up as our stay went on. Breakfast was ok, only real disappointment, slight lack of variety. All in all though a... More 

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Trabuco Canyon, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have stayed at The Cheshire Cat Inn probably 6 or 7 times over the years. We have always enjoyed our stay, love the well manicured grounds, wine and appetizers are delish, breakfast well received. HOWEVER during our last trip in July 2016 we stayed in The Cheshire Cat room in the ground level in the main house. Talk about... More 

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Christine D, Owner at Cheshire Cat Inn, responded to this review

First of all I want to apologise for not contacting you, but for some reason, not yet determined, I never received your email! Whether this is due to spam or whether it's because we are in the 'cloud', or whether it just got overlooked, I honestly have no idea, but am very sorry it happened. Yes, the Cheshire Cat was... More 

Chula Vista, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms are very large and well equipped...and the common amenities are excellent. Easy to get around from here....not too big or impersonal. Very welcoming and warm. The breakfast and happy hour are excellent!!

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San Luis Obispo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very hospitable B&B. Great location if you love walking. An easy walk to the Santa Barbara Bowl -- less than two miles away. So convenient!! Also, close to all other theaters, shopping and great restaurants. The property is impeccably landscaped with an outdoor jacuzzi. Love the happy hour and after-hour sweets available. A great place for a special occasion.

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first time staying at a Bed and Breakfast and we really enjoyed our stay at the Cheshire Cat Inn. Such a pretty place to stay in the heart of Santa Barbara where we were walking distance to so many restaurants and activities. The staff was very friendly and many suggestions on things to go see and do.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Cheshire Cat Inn features two stately Queen Anne Victorian homes, an elegant coach house with two suites and four two bed-roomed cottages, all surrounded by lush flower filled gardens and patios. The Inn is situated just one block from Santa Barbara's main shopping street, which is full of attractive courtyards and alleys. The Old Mission is an easy 20-minute walk in one direction and the beach a brisk 40 minutes in the other. Each one of the sunny guest rooms and cottages is unique, with an individual charm and ranges from the elegant to the whimsical. Some are larger split-level junior suites with private balconies, some have in-room Jacuzzi s and fireplaces. This romantic Santa Barbara inn also features flat screen LCD/DVD, ironing boards and refrigerators. There is free Wi-Fi and parking. All rooms have private baths and direct dial telephones. The rates include breakfast and local wines and hors d'oeuvres daily. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cheshire Cat Inn

Address: 36 W Valerio St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2524
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $226 - $516 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cheshire Cat Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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Cheshire Cat Hotel Santa Barbara
Cheshire Cat Bed Breakfast
Cheshire Cat Inn Santa Barbara
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