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Located 6 minutes’ drive from Stearns Wharf, this Santa Barbara hotel offers free parking to guests. It also features hypoallergenic bedding and amenities.

A 42-inch flat-screen cable TV with HBO film channels is provided in each air-conditioned room at The Presidio. The comfortable rooms offer an iPod docking station, a work desk and a seating area. A hairdryer and a telephone are included.

Guests can enjoy the outdoor sundeck with sunbathing chairs, outdoor seating, and heaters for evening lounging. There is also a free bike hire at the property.

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History is less than 2 miles away. Santa Barbara Airport is 9 miles away. UC Santa Barbara is 15 minutes’ drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

The Presidio has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Mar 8, 2013

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Free parking available at the hotel


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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Closest beaches
  • West Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • East Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.6 miles from property
  • Leadbetter Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.8 miles from property
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is there a refrigerator?
    We have mini fridges in each room.
    Answered on March 7, 2020
  • Do you offer breakfast? Room service?
    We do not have any food offerings at the hotel at this time. There are so many wonderful restaurants near our location that we would be happy to guide you to.
    Answered on March 7, 2020
  • FREE PARKING?
    Yes, we offer free parking for our guests. We have one space per guest room so, if you have a large vehicle or an extra car, there is also street par..
    Answered on October 7, 2021
  • I’m a tourist from Russia and I'm traveling around California. Could you tell me your COVID19 restrictions? Can I stay at your hotel for 2 nights?
    Thank you for your inquiry. Under current state and local guidelines, we are only allowed to accept essential travelers and those travelling from out..
    Answered on January 7, 2021
  • Do all deluxe king rooms have a fireplace?
    No, not all king rooms have fireplaces. If you are interested in the fireplace, please specifically request it and we will do our best to accommodate.
    Answered on January 7, 2021
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Amenities of The Presidio
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Patio
Kitchen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Secure parking
  • Street parking
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

The Presidio takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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

Check-out

8:00 AM - 11:00 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.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of USD 200 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 11 and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Crib and extra bed policies

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

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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

The fine print

You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply.

Please note: If guests arrive later than 7 pm, please notify the hotel prior to arrival.

Guests planning to bring a pet must notify the hotel prior to arrival.

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

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 The Presidio 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.

A damage deposit of USD 200 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about The Presidio

  • The Presidio offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Bicycle rental

  • Check-in at The Presidio is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The Presidio is 2,450 feet from the center of Santa Barbara.

  • Room options at The Presidio include:

    • Double
    • Family

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