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Harbor View Inn

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Cumming
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have just returned from our 4h trip to Santa Barbara, every year we stay at the Harbor View Inn. The staff is always friendly, knowledgable, and very helpful. We love the location, the rooms/property is always well maintained, and the breakfast at their restaurant is outstanding. We have never considered staying anywhere else.

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Franklin, Tennessee
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We arrived very early, before our room was ready and quickly agreed to the $15 upgrade facing the courtyard, pool and some of the ocean. Great customer service with wonderful restaurant recommendations! Clean room. Bed and pillows were so-so....perhaps time for an update. We loved sitting on the patio (second floor) and watching the world around us! The elevator was...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 31 October 2016

The location could not be better and the hotel was wonderful. It is a 5 minute walk to the train station, and a 5 minute walk to the pier. The rooms are spacious and the staff was wonderful. There are a variety of rooms to choose from (Garden View, Partial Ocean View, Full Ocean View), but any would make for...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Very nice location with room and large balcony overlooking the beach. Hotel getting old nad needs renovation - first thing you notice is musty smell in hallways, and opening room door overpowered by the perfume they spray in the room. Opened sliding door and turned on fan to try and clear out - only partially successful after 3 - 4...

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Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Harbor view inn is in a perfect location! Perfect ocean access and view. Staff super friendly and helpful. So close to all activities. The pool and hot tub area is super nice with provided towels. The bed and linen very soft. Shower powerful water pressure.

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Edinburgh
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Harbor View Inn was the last leg of our trip down the PCH that started in San Francisco and what a lovely way to do it! Easy to find on the front, with sufficient off-street parking and an excellent welcome from the front desk staff who, I have to say, were fantastic for our 4 day stay....they were always happy...

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ipswich
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights. The location was great. We paid for on upgrade to a sea view which we had but it over looked a busy road. The room was ok, we had several problems with keys not working, room cleaning could have been better, the pool was nice but cocktails were expensive as 18% service charge automatically...

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edgewater
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Fantastic location, opposite the beach and pier and only a stroll into the heart of town!! Dinner/breakfast at the dining room was very good and not expensive. Rooms were of average size and the bed was comfortable. A slight musty smell was probably the only downside but overall a very pleasant stay.

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lbristol
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Stayed as a couple 2 nights in September. It was one of our favourite places to stay, the reception was very welcoming, and we were helped with our bags to our room on the first floor overlooking the pool and a view of the sea. We were very pleased, the room was very well furnished, and immaculately clean. We were...

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights on honeymoon. The hotel very kindly left a bottle of local wine in our room with a congratulatory card. The room was beautiful, the bathroom was fantastic. The room has tea and coffee and a mini bar, lots of pillows and cushions on the bed and they come around to turn down your bed...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Santa Barbara's premier 4-Diamond boutique oceanfront hotel. Centrally located to the beach, downtown shops, restaurants, museums and attractions. Enjoy all of our wonderful amenities which include heated pool and jacuzzi, Full service Spa,room service, gift shop, fitness center, coffee bar and restaurant, Eladio's. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Harbor View Inn

Address: 28 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3504
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: €237 - €413 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Harbor View Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 115
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Also Known As:
Harbor View Hotel Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Harbor View Inn
Harbor View Santa Barbara
Harbor View Inn Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#5 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#7 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#9 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#11 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a Pool View”
  • Pool and Partial Ocean View
 of 5 bubbles Q2375NKdaniela, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pool view rooms are better.”
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“We had a city view”
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“Sea view rooms are worth the extra $”
 of 5 bubbles aliterr1978, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Secure room with ocean view, and if you want real treat ask for 335”
 of 5 bubbles UKtraveller055, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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