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Arizona
Reviewed 29 August 2015

The glowing reviews of this place hardly seem to do it justice: the accommodations, the grounds, the service are all exceptional. The food is just amazing: a creative breakfast dish each morning (or eggs cooked to order if you’d prefer), wonderful hors d’oeuvres and wine before you head off to dinner, then diet-defying little cakes & pastries in the evening....

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Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 24 August 2015

We (two ladies) spent six delightful nights in the Carriage House of Simpson House Inn. The Carriage House is the only accommodation they have with two separate beds. The single bed was quite comfortable as well as the queen. The beautiful breakfasts each morning - which we always took on the veranda - to enjoy the lovely gardens-were delicious and...

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Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed in the garden suite. Very intimate and quiet. Just love the grounds. Breakfast with our friends in the gazebo was lovely every morning. Would definitely return if we're back in the Santa Barbara area. Well done. Ed & Nancy Saskatoon, Canada

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Greve, Denmark
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We had my wife 50 years birthday here staying for 2 nights. It was way to short a stay. We need to come back. The house, the garden and the service is a state of art, completely unique. We will most surely come back. Love Simpson Inn and Santa Barbera.

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Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 12 August 2015

My wife & I spent our anniversary at this marvelous Inn in Santa Barbara CA. The room was sheltered in a grove of old English Oaks. The Staff were more than accommodating. We my wife & I have traveled extensively & we rate this B&B in the top 5

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
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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: €282 - €496 (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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“Our garden room was small for the amount of luggage we had. I'd pick something bigger next time.”
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“Parlor room was quite spacious on first floor.”
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“When traveling alone, I select Mary Simpson room. excellent accommodation and beautiful - I never want to leave.”
 of 5 bubbles YvonneR934, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are individual, with accurate descriptions on the website. Prices vary depending on the individual room, but they are all comfortable”
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“the Hayloft was great.”
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