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Blue Sands Inn

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiled bathroom”(5 reviews)
“ocean view”(17 reviews)
“ceiling fan”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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All reviewstiled bathroomocean viewceiling fangas fireplaceno air conditioningwalk in showerpool decknice poolfull kitchenwithin walking distancefree parkingcorner roomwould definitely stay here againcoffee machinebeds were comfortablerooms are smalldowntown area
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

Travelled with toddlers overnight to visit the zoo. Wanted beachfront location and walking distance to zoo, got BOTH! Nothing fancy, but everything was nice, from friendly receptionist, heated pool, well insulated room (almost never noticed other guests), to newly renovated room and bath, with fireplace....More

Thank chicdelavie
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We just stayed for our honeymoon and loved it. The room is inviting and romantic, the wine fridge was great for all our wine we bought during our walking wine tour, the bathroom is clean and the shower was great. We had room 8 on...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Great location to Beach! We had second floor room. Room we got was beautifully updated bathroom and room for 2! Has coffee, tea, coffee pot, fridge, microwave, iron, ironing board (important when traveling by car and clothes get mashed), 46 or 48" flat screen tv....More

1  Thank Darie702
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Our room, number 105, was nice. The good points: clean, nice bed linens, big window with a view, small frig, microwave, wine frig, nice bathroom with a great shower, despite the severe drought status in Santa Barbara. The hotel is very close to the beach...More

1  Thank Eve T
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Admittedly leery about staying in a non-chain hotel ~ this property surpassed every expectation! Not only clean... But, cutely designed rooms were small, but intelligently designed for storage. Value for SBA area, beyond amazing!!!! Thank you, Blue Sands for this amazing opportunity to see my...More

Thank Janet-Walsh1
Response from BlueSandsMotel, Manager at Blue Sands InnResponded 15 April 2016

Hello Ms Walsh, Thank you very much for sharing your positive experience at the Blue Sands Motel and in Santa Barbara. It was a pleasure having you here and we are glad we were able to accommodate you at the last minute. We hope you...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$191 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#23 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$191 - US$312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#23 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Response from sillyboyz | Reviewed this property |
it's a lovely small hotel so as other traveller has said no beer,however plenty of pubs in santa Barbara selling craft beers centre is about 20 minutes walk hope this helps
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"Room twelve great views"
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"Ask for a room with ocean view."
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"Room #6 is right at the top of the stairs so we hard a lot of people traffic and noise."
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"The roomy suite has a park and ocean view."
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