Located in Santa Barbara, within 200 yards of East Beach and 1.2 miles of West Beach, Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property provides accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool and free WiFi throughout the property as well as free private parking for guests who drive. Featuring a concierge service, this property also provides guests with a terrace. The property is 1.4 miles from Amtrack Station Santa Barbara and 1.7 miles from Antioch College.

At the inn, each room is equipped with a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom, bed linen and towels. Rooms have air conditioning, and certain rooms at Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property have a patio. Guest rooms will provide guests with a microwave.

Guests at the accommodation will be able to enjoy activities in and around Santa Barbara, like hiking and cycling.

Butterfly Beach is 1.6 miles from Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property, while University of California, Santa Barbara is 12.4 miles away. The nearest airport is Santa Barbara Airport, 11.8 miles from the inn.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 8 May 2017.

Distance in property description is calculated using © OpenStreetMap

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.2)

Free private parking available on-site


Availability

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Closest beaches
  • East Beach

    8.8 Fabulous beach
    100 yards from property
  • West Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1,700 yards from property
  • Butterfly Beach

    8.8 Fabulous beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Leadbetter Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Hammonds Beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    1.9 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • How can I get to the closest beach from the property?
    The closest beach is just a few steps away from our property. We are located right next to Santa Barbara's East Beach.
    Answered on 11 October 2019
  • Is this room pet friendly?
    Hello, Thank you for your inquiry. Only our ground floor rooms are pet friendly. This room is located on the 2nd floor and does not allow pets.
    Answered on 20 October 2022
  • Is there a shuttle available to get to the closest beach nearby? What are the other transportation options?
    Santa Barbara does have a waterfront shuttle with various pick-up and drop off locations around the downtown area. The shuttle costs $0.50 per person ..
    Answered on 11 October 2019
  • Can I check in at 3am?
    Our lobby closes at 10:00 PM. If you call and speak with one of our Reservationists, they can set you up for a late check-in.
    Answered on 16 March 2021
  • Do you allow cats ? I have 2 in carriers.
    Unfortunately, we are only a dog-friendly hotel, we only accept dogs because fewer people are allergic to them. Also, cat dander is more difficult to ..
    Answered on 20 October 2020
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Facilities of Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • View
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Beach
  • Snorkelling Off-site Additional charge
  • Horse riding Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • TV
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secured parking
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Heated pool
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Fence around pool
Wellness
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

16:00 - 22:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property by:

    • Car 20min

  • Room options at Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double

  • Check-in at Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property is from 16:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Snorkelling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Horse riding
    • Beach
    • Swimming Pool

  • The nearest beach is just 100 yards from Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property.

  • The prices at Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property is 1.9 miles from the centre of Santa Barbara.