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Newport Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wow, spectacular newly renovated hotel, beautiful room, excellent service and loved Convivo Restaurant. The flat bread margarita pizza with prosciutto was fantastic. We will be coming back sooner then later. Cheers, well done!

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Always enjoy our visits to Santa Barbara and so happy to have stayed at the newly renovated Santa Barbara Inn. What a beautiful hotel and a perfect location. From the time we arrived until our departure, we were met with a friendly and efficient staff. The room was great with an ocean view from our private balcony. So beautiful! I... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is amazing! The room was immaculate, the bathroom was huge, the view was spectacular, and the service was great! We will definitely return! The outdoor fireplace and restaurant are great, both with amazing ocean views. Our ocean view room had a balcony that was completely private from the room next door. It was amazing

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from the newly renovated Santa Barbara Inn. It is stunning. Our room had panoramic ocean views and first class amenities. Great bed, modern bath. Convivo Restaurant had first class Italian food and a full bar.Grabbed a cocktail and sataround the outdoor fire pit gazing at ocean. Great service ... left a bathing suit and was promptly notified that... More 

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Ventura, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Santa Barbara recently re-opened and we didn't know what to expect when we booked a room for one night. Now that we have stayed, we only wish that we had booked a longer stay. The bright new rooms are beautiful and the location is perfect. The amenities were top notch with soft towels and bath robes. We even checked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This may have been the absolute best hotel experience I have ever had. My friend and I are doing a California road trip from SF to San Diego. After driving through Big Sur with no cell service for over 3 hours we decided to stay in Santa Barbara where all the hotels were sold out. Luckily, we found this place... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

NOTE THAT I BELIEVE THE HOTEL IS BEING RENOVATED, EXPECTED TO RE-OPEN IN 2016. Following is a review I wrote in 2010: This is my third trip to the Santa Barbara Inn, and each time it has been a very nice experience. We used the free Trip Advisor upgrade and got a large, great-view ocean view suite instead of the... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I have stayed there several times. The rooms and location are great. Across the street from the beach, and zoo. It is in walking distance to shopping. A great hotel for romantic getaways. The wine was great!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Super nice and clean , great view valet parking good breakfast and more very close to the State Street .We love it front desk people where so nice I can't wait to go back .We are giving 4 stars because we think hotel needs to update

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My boyfriend (now fiance) stayed here for our 3rd anniversary trip to Santa Barbara! It was a cool hotel in a good location. Right across the street from the beach. The people there gave good services. I liked the wine and cheese night they have twice a week. The hotel was a bit older (though we were told it would... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Santa Barbara Inn

Address: 901 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3642
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $270 - $436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Santa Barbara Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 69
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Also Known As:
Santa Barbara Hotel Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
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