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    Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn

    3850 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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    Reviewed February 15, 2014

    I must say that our stay at this hotel was one of the most enjoyable we've ever had. We were not disappointed. The room was very clean and because I have trouble sleeping in most beds I slept great in their pillow top beds. The...More

    2  Thank cilla-203
    Reviewed February 12, 2014

    This hotel was ideally located to shopping malls and restaurants. It was on a main street (State Street) in Santa Barbara but it was quiet. The room was nicely furnished and very clean. The staff was also friendly and helpful. The spa was also excellent...More

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    1  Thank Bonnie F
    Reviewed February 3, 2014

    The Inn is located right next to mall, which makes easy for shopping. The rooms are spacious and overall well maintained. Breakfast is not included(unlike other Best Western Inns) but a restaurant is just next to the Inn. The room cleaning is everyday, so only...More

    2  Thank Neeharika_K
    Response from ChivaunC, General Manager at Best Western Plus Pepper Tree InnResponded March 26, 2014

    Dear Mark P. I am so pleased to hear of your experience at our hotel. I take great pride in my staff and am thrilled to hear you describe them as “professional and kind” – what a fantastic compliment. Our accommodations feature special recipe beds,...More

    Reviewed February 1, 2014

    Even though we only stayed there for one night. It was night to remember. The location of the Hotel was in a good spot where there was shopping close by. The staff was very friendly and very professional,kind is a better word for it. The...More

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    2  Thank Mark P
    Reviewed January 31, 2014

    This is a clean, well maintained hotel that is on West Street with bus service to the pier if wanted. The staff at the front were friendly and very helpful when connecting us to restaurants and tours. The room was good size and we had...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Hot Tub
    • Price range
    • $157 - $381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Best Value Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • #9 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • #10 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • #13 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    Richard H
    February 18, 2017|
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    Response from Julie G | Reviewed this property |
    Yes there is it is a buffet style breakfast
    December 18, 2016|
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    Response from ChivaunC | Property representative |
    Good afternoon, Yes, the hotel does accept pets with limited amount of rooms dedicated for our furry friends. Please contact hotel direct for availability and pet policy.
    August 19, 2016|
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    Response from sweetgin95 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do. And the room is very comfortable !
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    "Trust the front desk staff! A+"
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    "Overlooking the pool first floor. 312 I think ??"
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    "Down stairs, slider facing the pool."
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