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    Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara

    17 W Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3428
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    7/30/2017 7/31/2017
    $269
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    • Excellent37%
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    1 - 5 of 676 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    First off - the parking here is ridiculous. There are 2 lots - one a tad bigger than the other. The one toward the back of the hotel requires much skill to get through the opening - saw many scrapes where people must have scraped...More

    Thank natedawg4040
    Response from Douglas A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Santa BarbaraResponded yesterday

    We're sorry to hear that you experienced a disturbance during your stay and our historic structure, complete with exposed brick walls and wrought iron, as well as our recently renovated rooms did not please you. Due to our prime location in the heart of downtown...More

    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed June 5, 2017

    This was a convenient and comfortable place to stay while in Santa Barbara. The location was perfect since you can walk to the beach/pier, and also be close to all of the great restaurants, bars, and shops on State Street. The staff at the desk...More

    Thank salsalisa
    Management response:Responded June 10, 2017

    Thank you for your review and five-star rating. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay with us due to our prime downtown Santa Barbara locale, friendly staff, and spacious, quiet room. We recommend taking advantage of our complimentary valet service for quick and easy parking...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    The staff here was excellent! They were so friendly and welcoming so we really appreciated that! Also this is an excellent location right in the heart of Downtown, so that I considered a positive! However, the room was very small, I was kind of grossed...More

    Thank Ladyivy1
    Response from Douglas A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Santa BarbaraResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to hear that you experienced a disruption during your stay at our pet-friendly hotel and found your guestroom fell short. Each of our rooms is uniquely shaped due to our historic structure; some are indeed cozier than...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Extreme heat in Riverside, so my girl friend and I took a spontaneous overnight trip to Santa Barbara. I knew I had to pay full rate for a room there and I did. Frankly, the last time when I stayed in Holiday Inn was more...More

    Thank JP P
    Response from Douglas A, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Santa BarbaraResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear that you did not find our charming historic property unique and our offerings of value or to your liking during your stay. IHG is in the process of fine tuning our breakfast selections, so we...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The front desk staff were quite exceptionally friendly and helpful. Apart from that, our stay was a disappointment. For more than $276, you get a small room, a kind of manufactured breakfast and an overall disappointment. I am a member of Holiday Inn Express Club...More

    Thank Hanafi F
    Management response:Responded 1 week ago

    Thank you for your review. We are glad you found our front desk staff helpful, but we are sorry to hear you were disappointed with your room and our complimentary hot breakfast. Due to the historic nature of our hotel, each room offers a unique...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $217 - $407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #22 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 61
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    Brett N
    May 12, 2017|
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    Response from Valaree E | Reviewed this property |
    I don't think so, but not sure. We took an UBER to & from the airport which was less than $20 both times, with a less than 5 min wait both times.
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    April 17, 2017|
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    Response from LindaLee54 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. There is designated parking for hotel guests.
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    September 11, 2016|
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    "its quieter away from the Haley street side of the hotel on the west and North west"
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    "First floor rooms have a view directly to the parking lot. Second floors offer better privacy."
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