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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

All the glowing reviews are indeed true! The service is impeccably friendly and helpful. The rooms have been recently renovated and done in excellent taste. Vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, newly-tiled bathrooms, and big, comfy bed (we had a King). The location (block from beach) is great. All in all, a tremendous value and we'll be coming back!

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you Rudy. We are so glad you found TripAdvisor to be a "TRUE" source of information for your stay in SB. We're happy you enjoyed the Pacific Crest Hotel and hope we see you here again soon. Thank you again for your wonderful review.

Carefree, Arizona
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We love this hotel. Greg and Jennifer are amazing hosts and very helpful. The hotel is centrally located and extremely delightful with a great vibe! FREE parking and balconies for sitting and large rooms with double beds.

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you Gina. That is a very nice review you left for future guests to see. We enjoyed having all of you staying here. Glad you guys enjoyed the big public terrace, great for the wine and sunset :) Hope we see you all again.

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My adult daughter and I stayed here for 3 nights. Our room was very clean and nicely done. The shower had great pressure. Greg and Jennifer couldn't have been more helpful. Jennifer made sure I got my oatmeal (without sugar) every morning. We rented bikes from the newly installed "rent a bike" station - brand new, very sturdy bikes. It...

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you. We enjoyed having you both here. We're so glad you both had a nice stay and enjoyed the new bike station. We are very excited about it for the guests. Hope you get a chance to return someday soon. :)

Los Angeles
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I practically moved in when I spent two weeks at Pacific Crest Hotel during the Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Greg and Jennifer are great hosts and made my stay feel like home. The property has a great vibe with an excellent beach chill to it. The hands on service and home hospitality include superb home cooked breakfast that offers...

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thanks Jason. It was wonderful having you here for almost 2 weeks. You must come back with the GF soon. More Santa Barbara and "DAVES DOGS" :) Stay in touch.

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I booked a room here for one night. It was our first time to Santa Barbara and we were not disappointed at all! Everything was great from check-in, parking, our room, proximity to the beach, great dinner recommendations, a yummy homemade breakfast and great conversation with the owners. The pool looked perfect but we didn't have time to use it...

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful comments and review. You two are great :) We really enjoyed talking with you at breakfast. Hope you guys had a nice time in Pismo and took my advice for dinner :) We look forward to having you come back soon. Let us know.

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Talk about an amazing place! I was given an extremely warm welcome from the moment I arrived and by the time I left, this hotel felt like a second home. I stayed for nearly 2 weeks and truly didn't want to leave. The hotel is extremely clean, quiet, and a half a block from the beach! The owners are amazing...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nicely renovated room, really delicious home-made breakfast, very courteous and helpful owners. Location is close to but not on the beach walk, near the zoo. On street parking is easy to find. Would definitely stay again.

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you Megan for you review of the Pacific Crest Hotel. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay, and decided to stay another night as well. We hope you get a chance to return to SB sometime soon. Thank you again.

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked two rooms for two nights here and we left feeling belittled and bullied. This is not a family friendly, kid friendly hotel like they say they are. The owners were not friendly at all. When they realized there were children in our group, they took me into the office to lecture and bully me about showing up with...

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

It has been difficult to find a way to best respond to this situation. Ideally we would like everyone to have a good experience when staying with us. The facts are this: (1) the reservation made on Expedia was for 2 rooms with 2 beds listing 2 people in each room. We do not offer a free stay for children...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem of a place - I've never been anywhere like it, and will definitely be back. The hotel was completely full every night I stayed, but I would never have suspected that if it wasn't for the 'NO VACANCY' sign. It's the perfect QUIET and relaxing getaway, if you want a peaceful trip... stay here! The hotel is...

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Pacific Crest Hotel David. We really appreciate your comments and telling future guests about us. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us and hope you return again.

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

All around excellent accommodations. The owners were extremely friendly . They were open to suggestions. The beach was just across the way. The breakfast was made by the owner and had various types of food to choose from. I would definitely recommend this place to friends. We would definitely return!

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you Melinda. That is a very nice review and we appreciate it. We always do all we can to be friendly and make our guest feel welcome and at home. We'll look forward to your return for another stay someday :)

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara is a 1950's beach hotel with 20 comfortable newly renovated rooms. We strive to give you the best Santa Barbara experience available. Whether you are visiting to relax on the beach, take in the foodie events and wineries or the history of Santa Barbara, we are here to make your stay memorable. Come stay with us and enjoy true Santa Barbara hospitality! **Our morning coffee and cakes is very light, home made, complimentary. We are not able to accommodate specific diets (gluten free, vegan). **Super Clean and Comfortable! Newly Refurbished Rooms, Morning Continental Breakfast, Santa Barbara Roasting Company Coffee provided in the room and served at breakfast, Air Conditioning, Approved TESLA & Electric Car Charging Stations Available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara

Address: 433 Corona Del Mar Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: €178 - €319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Pacific Crest Inn By The Sea Hotel Santa Barbara
Pacific Crest Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#4 Best Value Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“The rooms are extremely clean and quiet!”
 of 5 bubbles Mikey88mph, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“2nd Floor has view”
  • Room view out to PB
  • Zoomed pic from room to Ocean
 of 5 bubbles Vinny_Vegaz, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If our room was any indicator, you cannot make a poor choice at Pacific Crest.”
 of 5 bubbles 398Richard291, 20 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There is a pool and terraces where you can enjoy the views even if your room doesn't directly look out at the water.”
 of 5 bubbles msmor, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms face the pool, and have privacy shades, any room is great they are all redone and beautiful!”
  • Free local coffee, and bottles of water
  • General view of room
  • Flat screen TV (with great cable service) and free Wi-Fi
  • Great ammenities
  • General view of room
  • View from the beach down the street to the hotel, just a block (or less) away!
  • Smaller Bathroom, but modern and clean
  • Smaller Bathroom, but modern and clean
 of 5 bubbles flyer1101, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
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