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36 State Street, West Beach, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, United States – Excellent location - show map
Excellent location — rated 9.5/10! (score from 240 reviews)
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Located next to the Funk Zone in Santa Barbara, the Hotel Californian is just steps from the beach and features an outdoor pool. Guests can enjoy several on-site dining options and take advantage of the on-site spa.
Every air-conditioned guest room is equipped with a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a refrigerator, a coffee machine, free toiletries and a desk. Some rooms also feature a balcony.
The hotel has two locations where guests can dine. Goat Tree offers casual dining all day offering fresh local fare including pastries and baked goods, a full breakfast menu, and cold-pressed juices and coffee. Blackbird offers Mediterranean-influenced cuisine with the Pacific Ocean and Funk Zone as a backdrop.
The hotel spa, Majorelle, offers a steam room, a salon, and an indoor and outdoor lounge.
Kunin Wines is 100 yards from Hotel Californian, while Santa Barbara Wine Collective is 200 yards from the property. The nearest airport is Santa Barbara Airport, 8.7 miles from the hotel.
Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.
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4 reasons to choose Hotel Californian
East Beach8.8 Fabulous beach200 yards from property
West Beach8.5 Very good beach200 yards from property
Leadbetter Beach8.6 Fabulous beach1,250 yards from property
One Thousand Steps Beach8.6 Fabulous beach1.8 miles from property
- Is there a tesla Charging station in this hotel?Yes, we do have tesla charging station available in a nearby garage.Answered on 23 December 2020
- Are you doing any special rates for Nurses or discounts? I am planning on staying for only one night end of August 30-31. First time in Santa BarbaraPlease reach out to our team on property directly for questions regarding special rates and discounts.Answered on 23 December 2020
- Is the pool heatedYes, our pool is in fact heated. The pool is heated to 86 degrees and the Jacuzzi is heated to 106 degrees. Of course, when the temperature rises, the...Answered on 31 December 2021
- Do you have a gym?Ee have currently suspended operation in our fitness center due to COVID .Answered on 23 December 2020
- do u have rooms with 2 queen bedsYes, we have a variety of guestrooms with two queen beds.Answered on 23 December 2020
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Cuisine: American, Mediterranean