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Inn At East Beach

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Paid almost usd 400 for a room in August. Room was not very clean and run down. Location near the beach is OK but since it is not on the beach one might consider walking an extra few hundred yards for a more reasonably priced hotel. Breakfast jncluded but of the very basic variety.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Friendly welcome, nice, spacious room, 1 block to beautiful East beach. Only negatives, soft bed and ran out of pastries at breakfast. However, I enjoyed the stay and would certainly stay again if in the area.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very chillax and plenty of other families on fly drive. Laundry room a bonus. Brekkie good plus free parking - very good value. Stayed for 2 nights around fiesta time. Bonus free loan of beach gear and brolly.

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Orange, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had four different rooms at this motel with a huge variety in ages. The location is fabulous! So close to beach. Walking distance to Stearns Wharf. Trader Joe's down the street to get food items. A pool for the children to enjoy. Outside seating areas to relax. Frank and Linda are wonderful hosts. Very personable and helpful and patient.... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed just for one night on our journey to San Francisco. From the moment we arrived Frank made us feel incredibly welcome. Rooms were clean and spacious and it's well located just across from the beach. All in all, it was superb place for us to stay on our road trip .. A huge thank you to Frank and all... More 

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a stop on the way from San Francisco to LA, we stayed for two days at Inn At East Beach. And it was a great place for the price with a nice and clean room and pool just proceeded to the door. At the same time, the hotel is a few meters from the beach. Very friendly and helpful... More 

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InnatEastBeach, Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Christina, Thank you for taking a moment to leave us your thoughts. I am pleased to hear that you had such a great time while staying with us. I hope we will have the chance to see you again should you return to Santa Barbara. Kind Regards, Christina More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Let me start by saying that the service and staff WAS EXCELLENT! The entire place was clean with a retro flare. The room was great with one BIG exception...NO AIR CONDITIONING?? Who would have known when we made the reservation??? I did go back and check the website after our visit and nowhere does it mention that the rooms are... More 

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InnatEastBeach, Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Kirk, Thank you for taking a moment to leave us your thoughts. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed our property! Though I do apologize that our lack of AC detracted from your stay. You are correct, we do not regularly need it here on the Central Coast. That being as it is, we may always remain with... More 

Arlington Heights, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For the price in Santa Barbara, this cute inn offers a lot! My husband and I stayed here for two nights and could walk to the beach, take a short $0.50 trolley to Funk Zone (wine tasting area) and State Street for restaurants and shopping. Frank, the owner, was super friendly and has many tips about where to go. The... More 

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InnatEastBeach, Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking a moment to tell us your thoughts. I am delighted to hear that you had such a great time with us! I do hope that we will get to see you again on your next trip to Santa Barbara. Kind Regards, Christina More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place close to the beach with a VERY friendly staff! Exceptionally good complementary breakfast and coffee is available until 7 PM. The walk to the Stearns wharf is about 2 km, but they rent out bikes. There are not many restaurants in the area, but the State Street is full of options. Taxi ride around $15-20.

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InnatEastBeach, Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear Jan, Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us. It's such a pleasure to hear when our guests have enjoyed their stay with us. I will be sure to share this with my Team. I hope we will see you again when you next visit Santa Barbara. Kind Regards, Christina More 

Santa Cruz, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Second time here and it's a little less exciting this time because privacy was more important. The doors on the bathrooms are slatted so you can hear everything. We also had an upper room and it was warm and stayed warm (July). But the owners are so generous and kind, the breakfast is good and the outdoor setting is pretty... More 

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InnatEastBeach, Manager at Inn At East Beach, responded to this review

Dear JenCarole, Thank you for your review. While I understand your frustration with the bathroom doors, I have to admit, this made me giggle. Never has anyone been so outright about it. I do not foresee the bathroom doors being changed anytime soon, but I do appreciate your telling it like it is for others to see so that they... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just steps to Santa Barbara's best beach - Exclusive East Beach Resort area near zoo, wharf and shopping. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn At East Beach

Address: 1029 Orilla Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3705 (Formerly East Beach Lodge)
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $155 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn At East Beach 2.5*
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Inn At East Beach Hotel Santa Barbara
Hotel At East Beach
At East Beach Hotel
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#8 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#11 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#17 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
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