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Get an overview of this hotelSpanish-style Santa Barbara inn with pools, garden

Shopping, beaches

Set on 5 landscaped acres, this Best Western Plus hotel is across from upscale La Cumbre Plaza shopping, 1.5 miles from Santa Barbara Mission, and within 5 miles of Stearns Wharf and downtown Santa Barbara.

Courtyards and pools

Lush courtyards ringed with palm trees and bougainvillea enclose 2 pools, 2 spa tubs, and seasonal poolside dining. Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn invites guests to relax with onsite massages.

Views and Wi-Fi

Hacienda-style, nonsmoking guestrooms have patios or balconies with pool or garden views. Rooms also offer refrigerators, fresh fruit, cable TV with HBO, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn hotel is centrally located between downtown Santa Barbara and the Goleta business corridor. Five landscaped acres offer serene courtyard/pool areas and well-maintained gardens.

The hotel provides a fitness center, and massage is available in treatment rooms and in guestrooms (24-hour notice; surcharge). A hair salon is also on site.

A courtesy shuttle service to and from the airport and train station operates from 7 AM to 11 PM. A lobby gift shop sells sundries, souvenirs, and snacks.

Self-parking is complimentary, and guests' windshields are cleaned daily.

  • 24-hour business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free airport transportation
  • Bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) full
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 3000
  • Conference space size (meters) - 279
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of floors - 2
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3
  • Outdoor pool
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Total number of rooms - 150
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • DVD player
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bathrobes
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Cable TV service
  • Climate control
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Free toiletries
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Free dial-up Internet access
  • DVD player
  • Free local calls
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair dryer
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • In-room massage available
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Patio
  • Phone
  • Premium TV channels
  • Private bathroom
  • Refrigerator
  • Room service
  • Shower/tub combination
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Where to Eat

Treehouse Restaurant - American cuisine in a casual atmosphere. Patio dining available. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Menu includes Huevos Rancheros, steak, grilled specialties, seafood platters, pasta, salads. Open 6 AM-9:30 PM daily (subject to change). Poolside service available in warm weather.

Treehouse Lounge - Lounge adjacent to Treehouse Restaurant. Serves restaurant menu items, along with cocktails. Open 11 AM-9:30 PM daily (subject to change).

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Nearby Things to Do

Guests of Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn may swim in two pools, soak in two spa tubs, and work out on the fitness center's treadmills, recumbent bikes, elliptical machines, free weights, and weight machine.

Recreational opportunities near the inn are plentiful and include ocean swimming; golfing at the par 70, 18-hole Santa Barbara Golf Club; and a variety of gyms (surcharges). Hikers can explore Santa Ynez mountain trails and Los Padres National Forest. Boating is available at Cachuma Lake (about 20 miles away), and kayaking is popular off Santa Barbara Harbor.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
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Spa Services

  • Massages

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 12 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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