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    The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort

    633 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3611
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
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    “ocean view” (205 reviews)
    Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday

    This is a very mixed review. The property is beautiful. We had an ocean front suite with a large balcony. It was very spacious. It was also falling apart. The steps leading to the room are dangerously broken. The property is not well lit. It...More

    Thank Nicetoeatout
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This was a return visit to the Fess Parker Doubletree in Santa Barbara CA and was a wonderful experience once again. My husband and I had a great reason to return to this beautiful resort which was to celebrate a special birthday for each of...More

    Thank Mary B
    Response from The Fess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton ResortResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for selecting The Fess Parker Doubletree for your birthday celebration in Santa Barbara. Your compliments for the staff and service will be shared with our team members. We especially want to express our gratitude for the wonderful compliments for Sondra, Rodolpho, David and...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    We were here for 4 days on vacation from England and celebrating our wedding anniversary. The check in was efficient and member of staff was very pleasant. We were given vouchers for the breakfast buffet and 2 drinks vouchers for the bar which was a...More

    Thank Sally L
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I have stayed several times over the years, and when able and appropriate, this is my 'go to' destination for the area. The location to downtown, the wharfs, Montecito, Goleta and even easy on and off access to the Highway is very convenient if you...More

    Thank PAC626
    Response from The Fess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton ResortResponded yesterday

    PAC626 - Thank you for making the resort your "go to destination" in Santa Barbara. We sincerely appreciate the very positive and informative review. The location close to downtown, the wharf, Montecito and Goleta and oversized guestrooms are key reasons so many of our valued...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Very large, clean resort, with good parking access, large clean rooms with comfortable beds, easy access to downtown and area wineries, friendly staff, clean spa and pool, nicely equipped fitness center, etc

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    Thank David S
    Response from The Fess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton ResortResponded yesterday

    David S. Thank you for selecting our resort for your stay in Santa Barbara and for taking the time review your stay. The team appreciates your very positive comments. We value your business and hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back soon.

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
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    • Spa
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
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    • Heated pool
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    • US$246 - US$600 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #8 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
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    • #10 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
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    • Number of rooms
    • 360
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    cvmehta2016
    4 August 2017|
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    Response from familiacali | Reviewed this property |
    No not included. Food was ok in restaurant. If they are busy, service is slow.
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    30 July 2017|
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    Response from sandradee43 | Reviewed this property |
    The parking is NOT free. Yes, you get a card to get in and out, but you still have to pay at the end of your stay. I believe it was somewhere between 21 and 25 dollars.
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    Vanessa L
    7 April 2017|
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    Response from Bszabados | Property representative |
    Hello Vanessa - Yes, our pool is open year-round. It is heated to 84 degrees. We also have a Jacuzzi, as well. Generally, the weather is still lovely in November and December, so it is still nice to be out at the pool... More
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    "If able to arrange an upgrade, ask for a room or suite facing the beaches."
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    "Rooms at the far end of the hotel has semi wiev to the ocean... nice"
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    "Ask for a room in one of the smaller buildings or one that has good insulation!"
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