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Cabrillo Inn at the Beach

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Fontana
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were so pleasantly surprised with this place. We knew it was an older place but it is very well kept. You can not beat the price for what you get. The ocean is right in front of you. We will definitely be back again.

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Petaluma, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a dump. It’s rated 3 stars but I wouldn’t even give it 1 star. It’s not even worth $75/night. The carpets are ripped up and moldy, they had a space heater heating up the room, the windows were shutters, there were leaks in the ceiling and the customer service was horrible. We booked it on a rainy...

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Monterey, California
Reviewed December 19, 2016

Centrally located (but there is a city shuttle bus) Clean, great staff, and won't kill you with stupid out of controlled high rates. We have been customers here for 10+ YEARS!!!!! A free light breakfast is included with your stay. The Beach is across the street!

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed December 11, 2016

Shame on the owners of this hotel. It sits on some of the most pristine property in the U.S. and is a complete dump. We were "upgraded" to a room by the pool with a view of the ocean. Around 5 pm on Sat, 3 beer-drinking guys plopped down in front of our room with a boom box playing a...

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Thank Carol W
Reviewed November 16, 2016

worst experience ever!! bed bugs, homeless people on the property using the chairs and tables, and smoking too!! price should be 30 a night!! dump, dump, dump what a dump!! and again, also, they let the homeless have contintental breakfast with everyone, who is at the hotel

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Reviewed November 11, 2016

We have never seen so much dust and dirt in a hotel room, every corner of the structure was really dirty. The pool was very cold, the food offered for breakfast was old and split in parts. We paid a lot of money to stay in a awful place, NEVER AGAIN!

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Irvine CA
Reviewed November 8, 2016

We have often stayed at the Cabrillo Inn over many years, starting back when it was $99 a night. This time we were given a room upstairs that only had a slider and a back bathroom window for air. The sun was beating on the room so they had two fans running. They have no AC. The screen door did...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed November 2, 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights and had a good room very clean and comfortable bed. There is no coffee makers in the rooms which is a minus but there was a fridge. We had an Ocean view which was nice. The continental breakfast was one of the best I have had. The food was very good fresh fruit, yogurts,...

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Reviewed November 1, 2016

can't beat the location, or the value for the money. Friendly staff. Lots of variety at the continental breakfast. Clean and comfortable rooms. I will definitely return next time I'm in Santa Barbara.

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
Reviewed October 25, 2016

The hotel is privately owned and managed by a family. The front desk generally had a desire to help and answer questions completely. They charge less than the chain hotels near by yet deliver a nice room. I had some very loud college women next to me; the front desk quite tactfully solved the problem minutes after I called. The...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Cabrillo Inn at the Beach

Address: 931 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $165 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 43
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Also Known As:
Cabrillo Inn At The Beach Hotel Santa Barbara
Cabrillo Hotel Santa Barbara
Cabrillo Motel Santa Barbara
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#14 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Book in the Fess Parker Doubletree Hilton instead”
 of 5 bubbles rhassani, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Ocean View”
 of 5 bubbles DaCoach61, Dec 19, 2016 | Read review
“Don't stay here at all!”
 of 5 bubbles CarolW862, Dec 11, 2016 | Read review
“Tell them what is important to you when you make the reservation; they will give you a full summary of what is available.”
 of 5 bubbles Firehousecat, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid west facing rooms since there is no AC”
 of 5 bubbles L6953YVpaull, Jul 30, 2016 | Read review
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