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Built in 1874, this Victorian bed and breakfast is surrounded by lush landscaped grounds and 3 blocks of city parks. It features gourmet breakfast and evening wine tastings. Guest rooms have free Wi-Fi. The individually styled rooms at the Simpson House Inn have a flat-screen cable TV and a DVD player. Boasting hardwood floors and Victorian décor, the rooms include a coffee maker and a work desk. Bathrobes, slippers and bath amenities are provided. Guests at the Inn Simpson House can enjoy breakfast cooked by a gourmet chef in their rooms or on the grounds. Afternoon refreshments and an appetizer buffet are also provided daily. Explore the area with the property’s bikes, which are free to use. This property is a 5-minute walk from historic downtown Santa Barbara, and is 5 blocks from Arlington Theatre. Santa Barbara Botanical Gardens is 2.3 miles away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Free private parking available at the hotel


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1 queen bed
1 queen bed
1 king bed
1 king bed
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1 king bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 2

This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.6
Facilities
9.3
Cleanliness
9.4
Comfort
9.5
Value for money
8.5
Location
9.5
Free WiFi
8.5
High score for Santa Barbara
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Olivia
    United States of America United States of America
    Gorgeous grounds, welcoming and gracious touches. Room small, shower very small (with a bit of mold), fabulous breakfast, great location. Pricey. Lots of outdoor furniture for naps and picnics. Hidden jewel.
  • Frank
    United States of America United States of America
    The garden was great! The room was fabulous. We had a wonderful anniversary.
  • Michael
    United States of America United States of America
    Beautiful home and surroundings. Quiet and short walk into the downtown area. Delicious breakfast.

Hotel area info

Amenities of Simpson House Inn
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Room service
Bathroom
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Happy hour
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Concierge
    • Baggage storage
    • Wake-up service
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    • Room service
    Safety & security
    • Safe
    General
    • Adults only
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Hardwood or parquet floors
    • Heating
    • Ironing facilities
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Accessibility
    • Toilet with grab rails
    • Wheelchair accessible
    Spa
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Spanish

    House rules

    Simpson House Inn takes special requests – add in the next step!

    Check-in

    From 3:00 PM to 9:00 PM

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

    Check-out

    From 11:00 AM to 11:30 AM

     

    Cancellation/
    prepayment

    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children not allowed.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 21

    Pets

    Pets are not allowed.

    Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Simpson House Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print
    Must-know information for guests at this property

    The hotel cannot accommodate more than 2 people per room.

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

    Please inform Simpson House Inn of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    FAQs about Simpson House Inn

    • Simpson House Inn is 2,600 feet from the center of Santa Barbara. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at Simpson House Inn include:

      • Double
      • Bungalow

    • The prices at Simpson House Inn may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Check-in at Simpson House Inn is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:30 AM.

    • Simpson House Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Massage
      • Happy hour