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Canary, a Kimpton Hotel - Santa Barbara Hotels
Rating: 4.0 Stars
$450
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Canary, a Kimpton Hotel

31 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara 93101 - Map
 
 
"Excellent hotel in the middle of everythinf"
This hotel was phenomenal. Absolutely everything and even more than we wanted it to be. The rooftop pool/bar was fantastic. The hotel is close to anything you could ever want to do/see in Santa Barbara.
Traveller from Seattle, Wa
Evocative of a Spanish manor, this sophisticated urban retreat is a half-block from State Street, with its open-air shopping …More
Montecito Inn - Santa Barbara Hotels
Rating: 4.0 Stars
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Montecito Inn

1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara 93108 - Map
 
 
"Great location. "
Great location on main street. Walking distance to several restaurants and shops.
A Traveller
On a boutique-lined street in one of Santa Barbara's most upscale suburbs, Montecito Inn is a Mediterranean-style hotel …More
Best Western Plus South Coast Inn - Goleta Hotels
Rating: 2.5 Stars
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Best Western Plus South Coast Inn

5620 Calle Real, Goleta 93117 - Map
 
 
I really only slept there and checked in very late. The refrigerator had defrosted and left a puddle in the vanity area; I wasn't initially sure of the source of all the water. The staff was very apologetic and willing to move me to another room - not necessary. The room was very clean and spacious. Next time I go to Santa Barbara I will definitely consider staying there. The pool looked very clean and inviting and the location was convenient for me with my daughter in Isla Vista.
Traveller from Los Angeles
Located in the heart of Goleta, this hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens and …More
Simpson House Inn - Santa Barbara Hotels
Rating: 4.0 Stars
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Simpson House Inn

121 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara 93101 - Map
 
 
"Restoration and renovation "
If you need a break, this beautiful place is where you can begin and end. Within walking distance of downtown, the beach, and the Old Mission. Whether from LA, the East Coast, or the MidWest, this is a lovely place to stay not soon forgotten!
Traveller from Wisconsin Rapids, WI
Located in Downtown Santa Barbara, this romantic bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Alice Keck Memorial Garden and …More
Cheshire Cat Inn - Santa Barbara Hotels
Rating: 3.0 Stars
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Cheshire Cat Inn

36 W Valerio St, Santa Barbara 93101 - Map
 
 
"Wonderful!"
One of the cutest places I've ever stayed. They made appetizers, brownies and an amazing breakfast for us. Staff was very friendly. I will definitely be back!
A Traveller
Located in Downtown Santa Barbara, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Santa Barbara Symphony Orchestra, Santa Barbara …More
Belmond El Encanto - Santa Barbara Hotels
Rating: 5.0 Stars
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Belmond El Encanto

800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara 93103 - Map
 
 
"beauty nestled into the hillside"
This resort is very gracious and lovely. The gardens and grounds are park like. If you have the good fortune to have a room with a view of the ocean (there aren't many), it's quite a site!!! The complimentary shuttle into Downtown SB is a huge plus - convenient and easy to access. The drivers are helpful and friendly and can often offer a small excursion through the area to help getting oriented. By using this service, we never had to contend with parking our own car or the inconvenience of roaming randomly in unfamiliar places. Rather than regret being in the center of things, we found returning to our hillside retreat a refreshing respite from the congestion of the inner city.
Traveller from CT
Located in Downtown Santa Barbara, this luxury hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Mission Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara Natural …More
King Frederik Inn - Solvang Hotels
Rating: 2.0 Stars
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King Frederik Inn

1617 Copenhagen Drive, Solvang 93463 - Map
 
 
"Good Basic motel"
Did two nights here. If you're looking for all the plush bells and whistles, this is NOT your place. However, I will say it is in the middle of town, so you're really within super easy walking distance of everything. Our room was very dated, but clean. Beds are on the soft side, but I still slept very well. Air conditioner worked, but hey - you can open a window also. Sometimes that's the best anyway. Good ole' fresh air! But I digress... Never really saw any staff, so I cannot really comment either way, but like I said the property was clean and very quiet at night. My only down side would be the price, but you ARE in the middle of Solvang, so you're going to pay for not very much. Would I stay again? Probably, because all hotels here a way over priced!
Traveller from San Bruno
Located in the heart of Solvang, this motel is steps from Solvang Festival Theater and Hans Christian Andersen Museum …More
Chantico Inn - Ojai Hotels
Rating: 2.5 Stars
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Chantico Inn

406 W Ojai Ave, Ojai 93023 - Map
 
 
Quaint, clean and friendly.. can not wait to go back!
A Traveller
Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Ojai Valley Museum of History and Art …More
Fess Parker Wine Country Inn - Los Olivos Hotels
Rating: 4.0 Stars
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Fess Parker Wine Country Inn

2860 Grand Ave., Los Olivos 93441 - Map
 
 
"Perfect"
I don't normally do reviews and surveys but in this case I am compelled to do so. Our stay was nothing short of perfect! The entire hotel is beautiful and very well kept. The staff is very nice and bend over backwards to please the guests. The restaurant Petros is also first class in service and Best of all we got a great deal from Expedia! Loved it.
Traveller from California
Just off the Santa Ynez Valley vineyard-loop highway, the Inn is on Los Olivos' tranquil main street: six picturesque blocks …More
Su Nido, All-Suites Boutique Inn - Ojai Hotels
Rating: 4.0 Stars
$280
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Su Nido, All-Suites Boutique Inn

301 N Montgomery St, Ojai 93023 - Map
 
 
"If I'm in Ojai, this is where I'm staying. "
Great hotel. The room is great, very spacious. Complimentary bottled water and juices and just the little things make this hotel one of the better ones I've stayed at ... anywhere ....
Traveller from Visalia, CA
Situated in the historical district, this inn is within a 10-minute walk of Ojai Art Center, galerie102, and Ojai Valley …More

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