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La Playa Inn Santa Barbara, hotel in Goleta

The Pacific Ocean is less than 5 minutes’ walk from this Santa Barbara property. Continental breakfast and free WiFi are provided. A refrigerator is included in each room.

Location and the patio for breakfast and the comfortable rooms and convenient parking
Scored 9.1
9.1
Rated wonderful
Wonderful
2,347 reviews
Price from$284.05per night
Marina Beach Motel, hotel in Goleta

This Santa Barbara Motel, 15 minutes’ drive from the University of California Santa Barbara, offers a complimentary daily breakfast buffet and free bicycles to its guests during their stay.

Room was nice, clean and up to date, great bathroom/shower. The complimentary breakfast was yummy and the other amenities such as the bikes were a great touch.
Scored 9.0
9.0
Rated wonderful
Wonderful
1,109 reviews
Price from$253.69per night
Simpson House Inn, hotel in Goleta

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.

Everything was perfect
Scored 9.4
9.4
Rated wonderful
Wonderful
254 reviews
Price from$399per night
El Encanto, A Belmond Hotel, Santa Barbara, hotel in Goleta

Offering sweeping Pacific Ocean views, this boutique hotel is 5 minutes’ drive away from Central Santa Barbara. It features an outdoor pool, a spa and wellness center and an on-site bar and...

Staff are helpful Architecture and styling is beautiful Pool is nice (although it’s hard to get a lounge chair on weekend afternoons) The turtles in the pond
Scored 9.2
9.2
Rated wonderful
Wonderful
115 reviews
Price from$825per night
The Eagle Inn, hotel in Goleta

Located 10 minutes’ walk from Central Santa Barbara, this hotel serves daily hot breakfast with egg dishes and organic fruit. All unique guest rooms offer free Wi-Fi. Free guest parking is available....

Excellent location. Nice sized rooms. Sustainable practices.
Scored 9.1
9.1
Rated wonderful
Wonderful
631 reviews
Price from$324per night
Best Western Plus Santa Barbara, hotel in Goleta

This Santa Barbara, California hotel is located 3 miles from Stearn’s Wharf on the Pacific Ocean. The hotel offers free WiFi and cable TV in every room.

It was OK. Room was pleasant enough, if rather small. Santa Barbara itself is stylish and classy.
Scored 8.1
8.1
Rated very good
Very Good
1,879 reviews
Price from$199per night
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  • Marina Beach Motel
    Scored 9.0
    9.0
    Rated wonderful
    Wonderful
     · 1,109 reviews

    This Santa Barbara Motel, 15 minutes’ drive from the University of California Santa Barbara, offers a complimentary daily breakfast buffet and free bicycles to its guests during their stay.

    Clean, well-appointed, nicely maintained, excellent location

  • El Encanto, A Belmond Hotel, Santa Barbara
    Scored 9.2
    9.2
    Rated wonderful
    Wonderful
     · 115 reviews

    Offering sweeping Pacific Ocean views, this boutique hotel is 5 minutes’ drive away from Central Santa Barbara.

    Beautiful, well maintained grounds! Gorgeous views.

  • Simpson House Inn
    Scored 9.4
    9.4
    Rated wonderful
    Wonderful
     · 254 reviews

    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.

    The whole experience was amazing! we all loved it.

  • The Eagle Inn
    Scored 9.1
    9.1
    Rated wonderful
    Wonderful
     · 631 reviews

    Located 10 minutes’ walk from Central Santa Barbara, this hotel serves daily hot breakfast with egg dishes and organic fruit. All unique guest rooms offer free Wi-Fi. Free guest parking is available.

    Great staff, great staff,great experience loved it

  • Hideaway Santa Barbara, A Kirkwood Collection Hotel
    Scored 8.1
    8.1
    Rated very good
    Very Good
     · 285 reviews

    Hideaway Santa Barbara, A Kirkwood Collection Hotel provides rooms in Santa Barbara near Santa Barbara City College and Antioch College.

    lovely little home away from home, nice breakfast

  • Inn by the Harbor
    Scored 8.3
    8.3
    Rated very good
    Very Good
     · 602 reviews

    This Santa Barbara hotel is located a 10-minute walk from West Beach. The hotel offers an outdoor swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and a daily continental breakfast.

    A great garden setting and pool area. Helpful staff

  • Brisas Del Mar Inn at the Beach
    Scored 8.7
    8.7
    Rated excellent
    Excellent
     · 375 reviews

    This Santa Barbara hotel is 2 blocks from the many beaches and yacht harbor. The Mediterranean-style hotel features a fountain, free bike rentals, and an expanded continental breakfast every morning.

    The lovely breakfast and afternoon treat of cheese and wine

  • Beachside Inn
    Scored 7.9
    7.9
    Rated good
    Good
     · 2,838 reviews

    Located across the street from the Santa Barbara Harbor and a 5 minutes' walk from the beach, this hotel offers a year-round outdoor pool and complimentary parking.

    The room is quite big, breakfast is convenient, service is good.

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  • La Playa Inn Santa Barbara
    Scored 9.1
    9.1
    Rated wonderful
    Wonderful
     · 2,347 reviews

    The Pacific Ocean is less than 5 minutes’ walk from this Santa Barbara property. Continental breakfast and free WiFi are provided. A refrigerator is included in each room.

    Lovely place and staff. Quiet, modern and well equipped.

  • Palihouse Santa Barbara
    Scored 8.9
    8.9
    Rated excellent
    Excellent
     · 236 reviews

    Located in Santa Barbara, 1.3 miles from East Beach, Palihouse Santa Barbara has accommodations with a fitness center, free private parking, a restaurant and a bar.

    great vibe, lovely staff and good central location

  • Santa Barbara Inn
    Scored 8.9
    8.9
    Rated excellent
    Excellent
     · 600 reviews

    Featuring free WiFi throughout the property, the Santa Barbara Inn is located in Santa Barbara, 2 minutes' walk from the beach.

    It was an amazing hotel huge rooms and great views

  • Avania Inn of Santa Barbara
    Scored 8.8
    8.8
    Rated excellent
    Excellent
     · 247 reviews

    Avania Inn of Santa Barbara is located at 1.5 blocks from the waterfront and Stearn's Wharf. All guest rooms are equipped with free Wi-Fi.

    Breakfast was good. Very clean area. Well staffed.

  • Harbor View Inn
    Scored 8.8
    8.8
    Rated excellent
    Excellent
     · 1,583 reviews

    Offering an outdoor pool and hot tub, this Santa Barbara hotel is less than 5 minutes’ walk from Stearn’s Wharf. Guests can enjoy a full service spa experience at Spa Beaumontia, located on-site.

    Very nice clean and big room in a very convenient location!

  • De La Vina Inn
    Scored 8.7
    8.7
    Rated excellent
    Excellent
     · 82 reviews

    Located in Santa Barbara, 2.2 mi from Leadbetter Beach and 1050 feet from State Street, De La Vina Inn features a secure self check-in system, accommodations with a shared lounge, free private parking...

    Beautiful historical building in a fantastic location

  • Mason Beach Inn
    Scored 8.7
    8.7
    Rated excellent
    Excellent
     · 2,162 reviews

    Less than 5 minutes' walk from the beach, this Santa Barbara inn features an outdoor heated pool and a hot tub. All guestrooms offer free WiFi.

    The coffee/ snack/ cereal table in Receptoon

  • Castillo Inn at the Beach
    Scored 8.6
    8.6
    Rated excellent
    Excellent
     · 1,380 reviews

    A 9-minute walk from East Beach, Castillo Inn at the Beach provides 2-star accommodations in the West Beach district of Santa Barbara.

    The mattress was extremely comfortable very nice!!!

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