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BEST WESTERN PLUS Encina Inn & Suites

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Tehachapi, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great rooms. Great view of the pool. Odd that the hot tub is not next to the pool. Needs more variety in food options in the restaurant. And the staff should learn about guests that may pay with points such as myself.

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Cooperstown, New York
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

I love this place. We had stayed here several years ago, and I put my son and his family here for a few nights when their house was not ready to move into. This time we stayed at Christmas and booked a two-bedroom suite with full kitchen—thinking another son might want to stay with us. We ended up rattling around...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Theresa at the Front Desk was beyond helpful, on a very busy weekend with a last minute addition to our party she help us upgrade to a 2 bedroom suite which is very confortable and it even has a bathtub!!

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Caycuos, CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very helpful understanding staff. The grounds are really nice and the on site restaurant is GREAT. The location is close to the hospital and many doctors. Walking around the area was really pleasant. The small gift shop is really nice too with a great selection of quality gifts!!

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent three nights here while in Santa Barbara with two other families. Enjoyed our stay. Specifically stayed here because of pool and suites with kitchen. Rooms a bit dated but clean. Windows pretty old and drafty. Used the kitchen for pretty much all meals. Kids enjoyed the hot tub, but unfortunately the pool was not heated, despite that claim...

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Fresno, California
Reviewed 15 February 2017

A very clean hotel and friendly staff. We have stayed at Encina Best Western many times and many different rooms. The options of a two story condo to a two bedroom single story was very helpful when traveling with a group. Having your own fully equipped kitchen was an asset. With grocery stores close by it was nice to have...

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King City, California
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This motel is perfect if you have appointments at Sansum Clinic. The main building is right across the street and the Encina gives a discount if you mention you have a Dr's. Appointment. If you're visiting Santa Barbara the Encina is close to State Street yet quiet . The restaurant is right there and delicious . The best BEST WESTERN!

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

The central, quiet location is great for visiting lovely Santa Barbara. The rooms are quiet, very comfortable, and well maintained. The staff is always ready to help you or bring you something you need. The complimentary shuttle to the airport is a plus. The pool is heated year-round. The adjacent restaurant is reasonable and has a nice menu.

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Escondido, California
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I spent 38 nights on the road last year, every place form cheap to luxury had a breakfast-all. here for my $200/night room I got a voucher for a cup of coffee. desk guy was nice, but forgot to do express check out for me. room was great, you cold watch TV and soak in the tub. quiet, tastefuly decorated,...

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Santa Barbara, United States
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Good service and attention to detail have been a continuous quality of this hotel. Friendly, helpful people who seem to enjoy what they do and have been there for years. I have been coming there for around 20 years and have had very few problems.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tucked away on a quiet residential street lined with turn-of-the-century homes, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Encina Lodge & Suites in Santa Barbara offers all the amenities of a small luxury hotel with the charm of a bed and breakfast inn. Relax by the garden pool, enjoy the aviary, book a massage, or simply unwind on your own private patio or balcony. Ideal for extended stays or family vacations, Encina Lodge offers a variety of accommodations, including guest rooms, suites, and apartments. Quilted bedding and floral accents lend the rooms their quaint country charm. Many of the units have full kitchens; plus Las Aves Café is open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner with room service available.Located in midtown, the hotel is adjacent to Sansum-Santa Barbara Medical Foundation Clinic and Cottage Hospital, and is just minutes from historic downtown, the Red-Tile Walking Tour, Mission Santa Barbara, golf courses, beaches, wineries, and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Encina Inn & Suites

Address: 2220 Bath St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-4322 (Formerly Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & Suites)
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: €174 - €303 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Encina Inn & Suites 3.5*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Encina Hotel Santa Barbara
Best Western Encina Hotel
Best Western Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Best Western
Hotel Style:
#8 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#14 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#20 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“Don't do it.”
 of 5 bubbles steverR2157ZV, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Look for poolside if you're here with kids.”
 of 5 bubbles 46hazel, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“the full kitchen is very nice”
 of 5 bubbles lingyanj2016, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The apartments are spacious and well appointed!”
 of 5 bubbles gfrandsen, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“we stayed on ground floor which was very quite and close to restaurant, office, pool, vending”
 of 5 bubbles 974tina, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
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