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    Hotel Santa Barbara

    533 State St, corner of State and Cota Streets, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1601
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    • Excellent45%
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    “state street” (83 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 274 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We are already looking forward to the 4th time. The hotel and room are clean and comfortable. The bathroom is large enough. The staff are courteous. The breakfast buffet is very nice. We found no problem with the airco.More

    Thank Shribes
    Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 2 days ago

    Hello Shribes, So happy to hear you have enjoyed our hotel for the third time! Next time you are planning a visit give me a call and I will work with you on special return guest pricing. Jennie Jacobs, Director of Sales and Marketing (805)...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    While the entrance from State Street might look a little ho-hum, the interior halls and guestrooms are spacious, very tastefully decorated with luxurious bedding, plush towels, and fragrant toiletries. It certainly appears that the money has been spent ensuring that the guests really enjoy their...More

    Thank lisawa419
    Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 6 days ago

    Hi Lisa, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We like to think of the hotel as an oasis in Downtown Santa Barbara too. Thank you for your review! We hope to see you again soon!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We booked this hotel the day before coming into town as we were touring college campuses along the coast. This hotel has a great location for shops and restaurants. Tuesdays there is a farmer's market right outside. Everyone was friendly and the room was clean....More

    Thank erinpeters08
    Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 6 days ago

    Hello Erin, so happy to hear you were able to book a day before arrival and enjoyed your stay with us. Tuesday's are the best because of the Farmers' Market. Our SB Farmers' Market was rated one of the top 10 in California. Downtown Santa...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We would totally stay here again. This was close to shops and restaurants and the beach. It was a tad loud at night but the bed was super comfy so no problems sleeping with the window closed. The room was cozy and modern with old...More

    Thank Simba B
    Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 1 week ago

    Simba, thank you for your feedback. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you return again soon.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Cute hotel with good service in a great area! We arrived early and the staff was very accommodating in getting us in a room. My husband and I came here for our one year anniversary, and we will be back!

    Thank KMBarron
    Response from HotelSB, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Santa BarbaraResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi KMBarron! Happy anniversary. Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear that our staff was so accommodating and was able to check you in early. We look forward to having you again!

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$212 - US$337 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #12 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • #16 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 75
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    samridhisharma2012
    30 June 2017|
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    Response from scvtravelers4779 | Reviewed this property |
    I don't recall, something like 3:00pm and 11:00am (maybe even noon) but I would suggest you just call the hotel directly.
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    Samuel1958
    2 April 2017|
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    Response from HotelSB | Property representative |
    Hi Samuel, We do not have a pool on the property, although there are a couple of options nearby; Los Banos Del Mar Swimming Pool Santa Barbara Athletic Club Unfortunately, Trip Advisor won't let us post links here, but... More
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    halftank1
    21 November 2016|
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    Response from HotelSB | Property representative |
    Hi Halftank, The Gold Coin is good for $10 off your next stay with us! You likely got one they last time you stated at Hotel Santa Barbara. We are eager to have you stay again! Regards, Hotel SB
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    "Ask for a room facing state street if you want to people watch"
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    "Ask a room as far as possible to their elevator and unplug the noisy little fridge"
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    "maybe lower floors, because the elevator was a vintage (since 1926) so it's kind of slow."
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    "If you need quiet be specific about staying away from elevator, ice machine and not facing State St."
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