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Ramada Santa Barbara

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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 30, 2015

the hotel on the outside doesn't look much but the rooms are comfortable and clean our room was on the second floor overlooking the pool area and pond it was very quiet. we only stayed one night on our way to LA. it is only a short drive into santa Barbara which has plenty of restaurants..... I recommend Mac's English...

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Santa_Barbara_Ramada, Director of Sales at Ramada Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear 23Jen, Thank you for giving us 5 Stars for Value and Service, we are known as the Best Value Hotel in the Santa Barbara/Goleta area and our wonderful staff only gives VIP Service to our guests throughout their stay with us. We are grateful to our traveling friends who choose to stay with us and enjoy saving them upwards...

Los Angeles
Reviewed April 28, 2015

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed April 22, 2015

My stay was an average experience. had problems with my credit, no one was able to help the situation so had to pay with another credit card

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Santa_Barbara_Ramada, Director of Sales at Ramada Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear Chanelle W, We are so sorry to read that your stay was not as outstanding as most all of our other guests have been over the years. It is unfortunate that you had issues with your credit card which probably had a lot to do with the rest of your stay not turning out to be as amazing as...

lake balboa
Reviewed April 22, 2015

Great room (very clean) great people at the front desk..excellence breakfast . keep it up

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Santa_Barbara_Ramada, Director of Sales at Ramada Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear Gideon K, Thank you so much for giving us a perfect 5 Star Review for Value, Location, Sleep Quality, Rooms, Cleanliness, and Service. We love knowing that our guests have great experiences when they choose to stay with us and we will certainly keep working hard to make every guest stay the best possible. We strive for perfection and...

St. Helena, California
Reviewed April 22, 2015

I am afraid I cannot recommend your hotel. The toilet had a dark brown stain in it and even though my call for maintenance did produce someone to try to remove it, there it stayed. Quite an unpleasant sight. The door & screen to the outside need some work, WD4?, replacement? When I called to book the room I asked...

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Dear Jean M, We are so sorry to read that your stay was not as outstanding as most all of our other guests have been over the years. We surmise that from your review that by you not feeling that you were as close to your desired location that everything else probably became a bit more under the microscope. We...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed April 21, 2015

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Orange County
Reviewed April 20, 2015

My husband and I stayed for one night recently for the first time and absolutely loved this hotel and would no doubt stay again. Staff was extremely friendly, professional. They assisted with dinner reservations and taxi arrangements. The room was clean and ready for us upon arrival. A very nice breakfast was included. You would not know from just passing...

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Santa_Barbara_Ramada, Director of Sales at Ramada Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear LoriMc89, Thank you so much for giving us 5 Stars for Sleep Quality and Service. We are also grateful for your mention of how much you loved your stay with us and would stay with us again when visiting beautiful Santa Barbara. Our wonderful staff as you mentioned, friendly and professional and it is their pleasure to only offer...

Halifax, Canada
Reviewed April 18, 2015

This hotel seemed a lot nicer in design and décor than most Ramada hotels we have stayed at. Check in was easy and the front desk attendants were very friendly and helpful. When we got to our room, we realized we had an adjoining room, which had five or six young people in there yelling, stereo blasted and smoking (the...

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Dear Damon A, Thank you for giving us 5 Stars for Value, Sleep Quality, and Service. We are a 4 Time Ramada Worldwide Award Winning hotel, we are locally owned and operated, centrally located, and really take pride in our property. We deeply apologize for any one smoking in our 100% Smoke Free Property and have a $250.00 fine for...

Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed April 15, 2015

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San Diego, California
Reviewed April 14, 2015

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ramada Santa Barbara was awarded the Top Ramada Hotel in all of North America by Ramada Worldwide in September of 2016. The Ramada Santa Barbara was awarded the Best of the Best for 6 continuous by Ramada Worldwide. Green Certified by Santa Barbara County Green Business, Gold Certified by Audubon International, Environmentalist award from California Green Lodging Program. The Ramada Santa Barbara is Locally owned and Operated, Centrally located, known as the Best Value Hotel in the Greater Santa Barbara/Goleta area, and can often times save you hundreds of dollars over competing hotels in the downtown or beach areas. We pride ourselves on only offering VIP Service throughout your stay. The Ramada offers all guests, a Free Deluxe Continental Breakfast with made to order waffles, Free Wi-Fi-, Free Parking, Three Electric Car Charging Stations, free shuttle to and from SBA, Amtrak, and SB Airbus, and a magnificent Year Round Solar Heated Pool & Whirlpool where the water temperature is always perfect. Every room offers a refrigerator, microwave, coffee maker, premium cable and Free HBO, personal safe, comfortable high quality bed, iron & ironing board, voicemail, hairdryer, work desk, Free local calls, and private patio or balcony. Plus the Ramada offers a full business center. The Ramada Santa Barbara is just minutes away from everything in the Santa Barbara/Goleta area. Santa Barbara Airport (SBA) and University of California Santa Barbara (UCSB) are just 6 minutes away, downtown and the Santa Barbara beaches are just 10-12 minutes away. Rest, Relax, or Unwind around our lush tropical gardens and lagoons that are home to ducks, turtles, KOI, & goldfish. The Ramada Santa Barbara Value Pass let's you to Feel Like a Local by saving you up to $650.00 when you take advantage of all the discounts we offer. 2 for 1 Wine tasting, 2 for 1 to the Santa Barbara Zoo & Maritime Museum, Discounts to ATV Mountain Rides, Santa Barbara Helicopter, Museums, Attractions, Beach Horseback rides, Chumash Casino, Restaurants, and much more. Some discounts might change or be discontinued so please check with front desk staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ramada Santa Barbara

Address: 4770 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93110
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $146 - $267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ramada Santa Barbara 2.5*
Number of rooms: 126
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Also Known As:
Ramada Limited Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Ramada
Hotel Style:
#4 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#4 Best Value Hotel in Santa Barbara
#14 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#19 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#24 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Get a room that overlooks the Lagoon and pool area.”
rcorder1654, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Get a room facing the pond and pool.”
Z308BXrichardd, Mar 20, 2017 | Read review
“Ask for ground level interior rooms”
olundad, Mar 1, 2017 | Read review
“Turn the heater on and check it out before accepting the room”
wlangfor, Feb 8, 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have a little patio. Some face the courtyard and some face the parking.”
PrismaticCalifornia, Jan 18, 2017 | Read review
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