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Carrollton, Texas
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We stayed in the Sun Room. The room was great! The shower is small, as stated in the on line room description. The bed was as comfortable as home. The balcony of the room was awesome. We enjoyed sitting outside on the balcony at night. The property is beautiful, with many outdoor sitting areas and water features! The staff was...

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Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We've stopped there numerous times over the last 20 years and it's always been good. We always seem to go in the winter and every room has been warm and cheery. The gardens are lovely and there is good parking and excellent restaurants within easy walking distance.

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Pasadena, California
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Terrifically charming and tranquil in every respect. The craftsmanship & workmanship are unparalleled. We now have a new standard for what a B&B should be. The location is within walking distance of the best Santa Barbara has to offer - one of the most beautiful cities on the planet. There are many private areas to enjoy this beautifully restored historical...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Welcoming helpful staff, delicious fabulous breakfast in bed! Hayloft was magical and quiet. Make sure to linger in the gardens with wine and hors d'oeuvres. This was my 4th visit and I'm amazed at the efficiency and responsiveness of the staff. I suggest trading off breakfast in the main house with breakfast in your room. Take your time with the...

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Orange County, California
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Great location walking distance to main street for shopping and restaurants. Very intimate setting, always good breakfast served in room or in the main house. We stay here when ever we visit Santa Barbara.

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Atascadero, California
Reviewed 26 July 2015

The inn and the grounds were absolutely lovely and quite. Unfortunately, the food was very underwhelming. Following our reservation, we were asked about food allergies. Sadly, we do have a number of lab tested food allergies and we replied so. We were celebrating a birthday and a delicious looking chocolate cupcake was in our room upon arrival; however, the hostess...

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SimpsonHouseInn, Manager at Simpson House Inn, responded to this review

We very much appreciate your time on the phone last week to give us a fuller understanding of your expectations of the Simpson House accommodating your gluten free diet. Thanks to your gracious and constructive comments we have and will continue to make changes so that our gluten free guests feel fully included in all the food services offered. We...

Amersham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 July 2015

We stayed here for our final 3 nights of our Seatlle-LA trip and along with the Milliken Creek hotel was one of the best we have stayed at. We had the Robert and Julia Simpson room, which was previously the master bedroom when the Simpsons lived here. There is a king size four poster bed, with comfy chairs and lovely...

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Santa Clara, California
Reviewed 8 July 2015

What a lovely place. The grounds are so peaceful with the numerous fountains, sitting areas and wrap-around porch. We stayed in the Carriage Room, which was perfect for our family of 3 as there is a single bed in a nook that is perfect for a kid. While we went with our son, the Inn is very elegant and quiet...

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Houston
Reviewed 7 July 2015

We've stayed at the Simpson House Inn twice and have loved every minute of it. The service is outstanding, the breakfasts are wonderful and the gardens are gorgeous. Highly recommend this trip as a place to get away from it all. Looking forward to our next visit.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 6 July 2015

It was absolutely lovely...that word does not do justice to our 3-night stay. Relaxing, tranquil escape. The staff was so accommodating to our every need and kind. We have never been to a more amazing bed and breakfast. We made friends to last a life time which even made our stay more amazing. What a wonderful way to celebrate the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Additional Information about Simpson House Inn

Address: 121 E Arrellaga St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1903
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: €279 - €478 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Simpson House Inn 5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Simpson House Hotel Santa Barbara
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Rooms are individual, with accurate descriptions on the website. Prices vary depending on the individual room, but they are all comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles RogerB2000, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“the Hayloft was great.”
 of 5 bubbles llp324, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are all unique, and quite special. You need to look at them online to judge.”
 of 5 bubbles kaliforniakathy, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs room with private veranda is very nice but small..”
 of 5 bubbles DJ-Doctor-D, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The English cottages are lovely. We also enjoyed staying in a second-floor suite in the house, with a view of the gardens.”
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