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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We turned up without a booking and booked the cheapest room available (around $100 USD) - turns out there was a slight error when the guy was picking a room for us and ended up putting us in the 'Master Suite' on the older, historic side of the hotel and it was lovely! Massive room with a lovely comfy bed,... More 

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Roseville, California
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16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The old Santa Maria Inn has been here since the days of slow travel, often an overnight stop on way to Hearst Castle. When I lived in the town just a block away from the inn, the pub there was my watering hole. For many years, they had bartenders with the last names of Bourbon and Gin, honestly. I stayed... More 

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

Thank you for this wonderful review of our property! So fun to hear that you used to frequent our bar, back in the era of Bourbon and Gin. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again! More 

Benicia, California
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We went there for a car show and we were really surprised how nice the room was. There is an older side of the hotel and a newer side, we stay on the newer side. We eat dinner in the dinning room and the prime rid was so good. The meal was great. Nice place to stay. Check it out... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel! We are so happy that you were able to come for the car show and enjoyed your time. We hope to see you again in the future! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fine old hotel, with a more recent tower and refurbished rooms. Rooms are large, with window seats under big bay windows. The lobby is welcoming, with nicely redone wood all over walls and a warming fireplace - nice even in summer. There is a series of interesting doors and hallways to some shops and the dining room,... More 

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

Thank you for this review of our hotel! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that Lori took good care of you in the restaurant. We look forward to seeing you again in the future! More 

Santa Maria, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A cool little spot with a very warm and welcoming staff. They were all super nice and accommodating. I've been to a lot of hotels in my day; trust me when I say that a good staff can really make or break your stay, especially if you're there for business, like I was.

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

Thank you for staying with us! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that our staff was welcoming. We love taking care of our guests and we look forward to seeing you again in the future! More 

Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a mini vacation and the only thing that left us disappointed was the hotel, First of all we paid 270$ for a two night stay, now when we booked the room the only picture they show is the one of the newer hotel, but once we arrived they gave us a room in what I would think is the... More 

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

We thank you for taking the time to leave us this review regarding your stay with us. We are so sorry to hear that it was such a disappointment and we value what you have to say regarding your stay with us. We will be looking into what you have shared about your stay in order to ensure we always... More 

Newberg, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is always a pleasant stay and the best I have had in Santa Maria. It is clean, comfortable and the staff is very helpful. The pool and hot tub is in a beautiful setting even though it is in the heart of the city.

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

What a wonderful review! Thank you for sharing your thoughts on our hotel, we are happy to hear that you enjoy your time away with us and that you were able to take time to enjoy the pool and hot tub as well. We look forward to seeing you again! More 

Palm Desert, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love historic but this hotel is badly in need of refurbishing. Room was clean enough but bathroom in terrible condition. Mold on shower tiles and on floor, towels and bath mat were shabby. Buffet breakfast was cold and almost out of all food at 9:00 am. Cannot recommend this hotel at this time. Staff was pleasant and courteous.

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

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of our hotel. We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed during your stay with us. We have recently completed a renovation to our tower section and have more exciting updates planned for the future! We are glad the staff took care of you during your stay and we... More 

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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We needed a last minute reservation. We stayed in the hotel for one night. Room rate was $174 and was worth it compared to other hotels that were $135-$150 that were in seedy parts of town and very bad reviews. We requested 2 queen beds in the Tower ( the best part to stay in) and the room was very... More 

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

Thank you for this review of our hotel! We are so delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you were well taken care of by our staff. We look forward to seeing you again in the future! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely historic hotel! What a pleasant surprise. Since it almost 100 years old, the rooms are small but more than sufficient. Closet is big and bathroom is moderate but good. Great hot water with a lot of power. Good bath products. Hair dryer. Really beautiful place. Bed was so comfortable. Also had AC in the room. I would stay here... More 

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

Thank you for taking the time to review our property! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time with us and that you enjoyed the beauty of our historic property. We look forward to seeing you again in the future! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Food & drink at the hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • 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: $110 - $172 (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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Also Known As:
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Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
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