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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, satellite TV with HBO, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn

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

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

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

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathrobes 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Phone 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 

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).

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 

Spa Services

  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 3 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Best Western Pepper
  • Best Western Pepper Inn
  • Best Western Pepper Tree
  • Best Western Pepper Tree Inn
  • Best Western Plus Pepper
  • Best Western Plus Pepper Tree
  • Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn
  • Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn Santa Barbara
  • Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Santa Barbara
  • Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Hotel Santa Barbara

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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