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Castillo Inn at the Beach

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here! Don't listen to the comment below about it being far away from everything .. it's literally a ten minute walk which is safe and well lit! We were so grateful to not use the car for 2 days of our road trip! Staff were super friendly. Only gave 4 star as the decor is...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very unfriendly service and inappropriate comments by the desk clerk. Room was dingy. This is an old motel and not that convenient to State street. Property was stolen from our room. What a poor experience!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the castillo inn for 1 night as part of a West coast driving tour and what a fantastic stop it was! Hotel is great location to sterns wharf, restaurants and beach. Being this close to all the essential amenities ment we could have a break from driving for the night. Rooms were massive, comfy beds, helpful staff and...

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22CastilloSt, Guest Relations Manager at Castillo Inn at the Beach, responded to this review

Dear SF Coles Thanks for your kind comments regarding the Castillo Inn. We're pleased that we were able to meet your lodging needs during your visit to Santa Barbara. We hope you enjoyed your visit and had a pleasant return home. Cordially Paige Guest Relations

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was really big with a large bathroom. Staff were great and we grabbed a free coffee (which was terrible) and a muffin (which was really good) as we hit the road the next morning. The decor was pretty tiered but way better than I expected for a motel. It was a very decent walk to the jetty so just...

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22CastilloSt, Guest Relations Manager at Castillo Inn at the Beach, responded to this review

Dear Kate Thanks for your kind comments regarding the Castillo Inn. We're pleased that we were able to meet your lodging needs during your visit to Santa Barbara. We hope you enjoyed your visit and had a pleasant return home. Cordially Paige Guest Relations

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant stay at the Castillo Inn. It was clean and the rooms were quite large. We also had a wonderful hotel clerk who gave us a helpful map and even gave us a few suggestions for places to visit. It is a quick 5 minute walk to the pier. Overall, highly suggest staying at the Castillo...

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22CastilloSt, Guest Relations Manager at Castillo Inn at the Beach, responded to this review

Dear Kyle Thanks for your very kind comments regarding the Castillo Inn. We're pleased that we were able to meet your lodging needs during your visit to Santa Barbara. We hope you enjoyed your visit to our fair city and that you had a pleasant return home. Cordially Paige Guest Relations

Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We thoroughly enjoyed this little Inn as it was cozy, comfortable, and close to everything. It is within walking distance to the Visitor's Centre, the Pier, the Harbour, and many of the wonderful restaurants. The reception staff was very friendly. KIera was excellent and very friendly and professional. We would stay here again. ASIDE I forgot my iPad on a...

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22CastilloSt, Guest Relations Manager at Castillo Inn at the Beach, responded to this review

Dear Yolande Thanks for your kind comments regarding the Castillo Inn. We're pleased that we were able to meet your lodging needs during your visit to Santa Barbara. Delighted that your iPad was secured while out enjoying the city and di not ruin your holiday's. Cordially Paige Guest Relations

Minnesota
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small but cosy hotel right next to the wharf and marina. Quick walk to the beach and restaurants. Super comfy bed, clean room and big bathroom. Good muffins for breakfast but that's it. Really nice front desk staff. All in all a great place to stay.

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Calabasas, California
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Didn't know what to expect based on price but this property is clean, comfortable and has surprisingly nice room amenities and upgrades. Bathroom was especially nice. As for location - it is PERFECT. Across the street from the beach, 2 blocks from the Pier and State Street, close to anything you would want to do in that part of town....

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New York
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We stopped for a night at the Castillo Inn while touring the Central Coast. The rooms are nicely appointed and the beds are very comfortable. It is lovely to stay along the waterfront in Santa Barbara due to the beauty of the coastline and the marina + the Castillo is convenient to the PCH, which makes getting to and from...

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Westchester, NY
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We like space, so we got the 2 bedroom suite. What a great decision! It was a small apartment with a kitchen and living room. The suite was very clean and comfortable. Parking was conveniently located in front of the rooms. The Marina and Beach are only a short walk away. Great restaurants nearby.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Castillo Inn at the Beach

Address: 22 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: €158 - €258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Castillo Inn at the Beach 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Castillo Inn At The Beach Hotel Santa Barbara
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Santa Barbara
#4 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#6 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#13 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“The apartment suite is worth the extra cost.”
jacosta2678, 27 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had the room right next to the reception office, which used to be the managers own dwelling... the beds are VERY good :-)”
Kvdle, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We prefer the larger room with outside patio, however all rooms seem to be fine.”
A4678VJricharda, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“1 story motel type set up . don't know if there are any differences”
kathyrich, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Only a few rooms on the second floor but they are worth getting for privacy”
DaveRFBard, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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