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San Diego, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a treat. We needed a place to stay and my husband surprised me with a one night stay at the Santa Maria Inn. Normally on a road trip we stop overnight at Best Western or it's equivalent. The Santa Maria Inn is over 100 yrs old and while the rooms are not the most up to date they are...

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Tromso, Norway
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were on a road trip for 3 weeks in the western USA, and this was one of the best hotels we stayed at. We had some bad experiences from some dirty motels the days before. The 5th night on our journey we drove for so many hours, it was dark outside, we were tierd, and we found this hotel...

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Healdsburg, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed at the Santa Maria Inn frequently when visiting family in the area. This trip was over new years. Usually we stay in the historic part of the hotel-think early 1900's style rooms with famous people's names on the doors of rooms they stayed in. This time we opted for newer tower room since it was new years and...

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Thank WillieMacfan
Santa Maria, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great room, food, drinks ,the room was a bargain for the price. The experience was priceless, can't be topped. The owners should be proud to have such an historic hotel. We are locals that wanted to stay at the hotel for New Years Eve weekend, we have a wonderful dinner there, breakfast. The garden room is quant with a fireplace...

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Monterey Peninsula, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very well kept hotel that dates back to the early 1900's; entertainment, staff and dinning were top notch. The layout of the downstairs shops offererings of hair salons, massages and even business relations remind me of the Hotel Del Coronado in San Diego. We will stay here again, for sure!

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HistoricManager, Manager at Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this wonderful review! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your time with us and we look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three night stay in the Santa Maria Inn. We checked in Tuesday and were given a room in the new tower side if the hotel. This is new for us as all other stays were in the older rooms. Since we were using the room as the base of a three day central coast exploration the extra room was well...

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HistoricManager, Manager at Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for this wonderful and detailed review of our stay with us! We are so glad you enjoyed your tower room and that you also were able to enjoy our 801 coffee bar. We love hearing what stands out to our guests about the local area and it looks like you were able to explore! We look forward to...

Santa Maria, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a larger room on the old side which was very close to the PRIVATE DINING ROOM we scheduled for our event. Overall a very good experience. Consider all perfect with these improvements needed: better communication between rooms dept. and restaurant; asked at 8 a.m. for minor items to be ready in our room by 11 a.m. but...

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HistoricManager, Manager at Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us this review! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal with, and we also appreciate the feedback on our brunch as we will use it to make the next one even better. We look forward to seeing you again!

Sisters, Oregon, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We requested a room in the "old Santa Maria Inn". We stayed in room #132. The room is very reminiscent of staying at your great grandmother's house! I have seen that people have mentioned it needs renovation....the mattress was super comfortable,it has a nice jetted tub. The closet is very old style that takes up the length of a wall...

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HistoricManager, Manager at Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your stay with us in this review! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay in 132, we love hearing your thoughts on it, it is a wonderful suite. We look forward to seeing you again in the future!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just love old historical building and the Santa Maria did not disappoint. Beautiful Victorian architecture. Rooms have been updated. But the older part of the hotel, the rooms are on the smaller size. Great value for the hotel. Great pit stop to break up your travel from Los Angeles to San Francisco.

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HistoricManager, Manager at Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our hotel! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay and that you enjoyed our historical property. We look forward to seeing you again in the future.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was really excited about booking this hotel last minute as we needed a place to stay from Big Sur and made it out after about a 2 hour drive given the descent price and good overall ratings. I have to admit that I was a little when we entered our room in the historical part of the hotel as the...

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HistoricManager, Manager at Santa Maria Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for this fun review of our property! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that you were able to explore the property during your stay. We hope to see you again in the future.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a historic, full-service property located in the heart of Santa Maria along California's beautiful Central Coast. We offer an award-winning Garden Room Restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, an Olde English Tap Room and a Wine Cellar and Martini Bar. We also feature an on site massage therapist, heated pool and spa, sauna, fitness facility, salon and barber. We are only minutes from the Foxen Canyon Wine Trail, championship golf, beaches and shopping. Secure your reservations now or take advantage of one of our many packages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Santa Maria Inn

Address: 801 S Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-6668
Location: United States > California > Santa Maria
Price Range: $109 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Santa Maria Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 164
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“clean, good food, bar, pool”
 of 5 bubbles Sunnysun20015, 5 days ago | Read review
“Historic rooms since the atmosphere is so different from what you normally encounter today”
 of 5 bubbles WillieMacfan, 1 week ago | Read review
“The rooms on the sixth foor are suites worth the extra money”
 of 5 bubbles usmcmike1958, 1 week ago | Read review
“The tower rooms are much larger than the old section. The old section most rooms overlook the gardens which are nice.”
 of 5 bubbles HBmike001, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“New tower for "normal" stay; old side for more fun kitschy stay.”
 of 5 bubbles rabsonbar1, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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