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Harbor View Inn

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Guernsey
Reviewed 19 September 2013

This is a lovely hotel, with friendly staff and comfortable rooms. Its not luxurious, but more than good enough for an excellent stay. As it was Labor Day weekend, the hotel was full, so the pool area became very full and it was not possible to find a sunbed. However, it is a good sized pool area with sufficient sun...

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2013

My wife and I are on a tour from LA to Vegas via Sanfrancisco. We wanted to stay near the ocean in Santa Barbara for the first few nights after our flight from the UK. We had read good reviews about this hotel and our experience has certainly lived up to them. Very freindly welcome, fabulous location and large clean...

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Clovis, California
Reviewed 15 September 2013

Very Nice Hotel, walking distance to the Beach, Wharf and State Street. Large, Clean, Updated room with a great bathroom and Balcony. Staff was very friendly and left us a bottle of wine for our anniversary.

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 14 September 2013

Stayed at Harbor Inn for three nights in Santa Barbara, it was awesome. The rooms are very nice and bathroom has been updated, very large and roomy. The staff very helpful and had a wonderful stay. Thanks!!

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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2013

Stay was from 09--12 Sept 2013. What a fabulous hotel with a superb location just over the road from the ocean. Upon check in with a receptionist who was very welcoming. When told the visit was for a special birthday the room was immediately moved to a pool/partial sea view room and shortly after settling in to the room a...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 12 September 2013

Good values are difficult to find in Santa Barbara lodging, and this place is one of them. The rooms are large, up to date, and clean. Rooms having two bathroom sinks is a nice touch. The location can't be beat with Stern Wharf being right across the street, and the State Street strip being a short walk away. Surprisingly, the...

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1Thank Ken C
Reviewed 11 September 2013 via mobile

We didn't have a reservation for this hotel as we were on a road trip. We turned up on a Friday evening and booked in for 2 nights. It was quite pricy but worth every penny! The rooms are gorgeous, very clean and luxurious, the staff are very friendly and welcoming, the location is fantastic (opposite the beach and pier),...

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Auburn, California
Reviewed 7 September 2013

Stayed here for a week in June during "fog season". (Not recommended if you like sunny weather.) This was my fourth stay here in three years. The property has good amenities,a well appointed spa, nice pool area, attractive rooms, and well groomed grounds; Still, I notice some deferred maintenance issues dating back three years, so they will ignore some things...

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1Thank thebogieguy
Boston
Reviewed 6 September 2013

This hotel was beautiful, staff very friendly, recommended restaurants and local attractions, we had oceanfront room which was spectacular, just stood and stared. The area is gorgeous, can walk everywhere, close to downtown stores and bars. Not many tourists although a cruise ship was off the beach, Romantic.

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Ormond Beach, Florida
Reviewed 6 September 2013

Paying almost $400 per night we got a tired 60tys motel room , with a view of stagnant water to the rear. They charged extra charged for drinking water, and parking 1/2 mile away. Overall a bad experience to be avoided.

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Mark R, Manager at Harbor View Inn, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear we did not provide the stay that we want all our guests to enjoy. If our service fell short I am as disappointed that I did not hear about your issues when you were here. My family bought this property in 1985 and I am a General Contractor and built all the building here on...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • 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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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: €256 - €467 (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:
#5 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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“The views of the beach from this hotel are great. The hotel has two buildings. You want to stay in the main building across from the beach.”
cbw51, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Be warned there is considerable construction going on around the hotel - ask for a quiet room as they start hammering at 7 am!”
KathrynP616, 7 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Best location for views of the ocean”
gregwehn, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Got a great view of the pool and part of the ocean without having to book an 'ocean view' suite.”
GinaR400, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 114 is ground floor, end of hallway with pool/garden and partial beach/pier views, plus very private lanai. West wing facing beach.”
998elizabethl, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
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