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Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & Suites

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2220 Bath St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-4322 See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice, clean and reasonably priced property for a group stay in Santa Barbara. Quick weekend away for "girls" weekend. Close enough to State St. and nice to have an apartment property for a group of 6.

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

My partner and I staying here for one night to break up a drive from LA to San Fran. Check in was flawless, and the General Manager who checked us in was so lovely. Seemed honest and genuine, and gave us so much info about...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank rachelmM2781SC
Response from AnthonyI580, General Manager at Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & SuitesResponded October 9, 2018

Dear Rachel M, Thank you for your kind review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and hope that you have the opportunity to return to our magical city sooner than later to explore the many area attractions and beautiful coastline. Cheers, Anthony...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been coming to the Encina for years now, and travel to Santa Barbara often. It's our hotel of choice when not with our dog. It's a calm, beautiful place to stay; we can stare at the Zebra Finch aviary forever, eat often at the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank sfsnoodle
Response from AnthonyI580, General Manager at Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & SuitesResponded 1 week ago

Dear sfsnoodle, Thank you so much for your acknowledgement of my staff. It warms my heart to know that you have received such wonderful service. Each one of my team members are true hospitality professionals and I am lucky to have such wonderful people representing...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect place to visit Sansum Clinic-can walk right over from hotel-the 12:00 checkout time is really helpful! We have stayed at this location many times and it always works perfectly for hospital stays and Dr/Clinic visits. Nice large room with recliner and extra chair, plus...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed for 4 nights just after New year's. The place was quiet, clean and comfortable. We particularly loved the restaurant on site. The cleaning staff was very attentive. Only reason i am not giving a perfect rating is because the rooms...More

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Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from AnthonyI580, General Manager at Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & SuitesResponded 1 week ago

Dear Seaside54819216355, Thank you for your kind review. I'm so pleased to read that you enjoyed the Live Oak Cafe; it is a hidden gem! Please note that we are updating our rooms with new carpet and furnishings. I hope when you return that you...More

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Description
Tucked away on a quiet residential street lined with turn-of-the-century homes, the Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites in Santa Barbara offers comfortable accommodations and a convenient location. More Relax by the garden pool, enjoy the aviary, book a massage, or simply unwind on your own private patio or balcony. Ideal for extended stays or family vacations, the Encina Inn offers a variety of accommodations, including guest rooms, one and two bedroom suites and townhouses. Many of the units have full kitchens. The Live Oak Cafe is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner with room service available and highlights many of the extraordinary products that Santa Barbara has to offer including: local produce, seafood, local wine, and craft beer. Located in midtown, the hotel is adjacent to Sansum-Santa Barbara Medical Foundation Clinic and Cottage Hospital, and is just minutes from historic downtown, Mission Santa Barbara, golf courses, beaches, wineries, and more. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Beachfront
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
121
Price range
$159 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & Suites
Also Known As
Best Western Plus Encina Hotel Santa Barbara
,
Best Western Encina Hotel
,
Best Western Santa Barbara
,
Santa Barbara Best Western
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
121
Price range
$159 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & Suites
Also Known As
Best Western Plus Encina Hotel Santa Barbara
,
Best Western Encina Hotel
,
Best Western Santa Barbara
,
Santa Barbara Best Western
Location
United States > California > Santa Barbara
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Traveler (119)
Room & Suite (61)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (5)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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LPJE
July 24, 2018|
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Response from Ricbran | Reviewed this property |
Hi there is car park and it's included.
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Manucat2014
January 31, 2018|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don’t know. But I would guess it is. People were hanging out there and swimming. Santa Barbara has a very mild climate and I would think they would have to heat the pool I doubt sun could warm it comfortably... More
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Gretchen N
October 29, 2017|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
I saw some people smoking out in common areas, particularly a big more casual grassy area with chairs. There are tons of common areas, but not sure which ones allow smoking. I don't know about smoking rooms, per se. I'm... More
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"we had a room by the pool, during the summer that might be loud"
Delphenis
Nov 14, 2018
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"Ask for an updated room."
87peggyg
Nov 13, 2018
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"Second floor to minimise noise levels"
daniellebS59TV
Aug 30, 2018
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"Don't choose room 207"
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Aug 29, 2018
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