Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

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Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
Premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

4 out of 5

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationCabrillo Pavillion8 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanta Barbara Zoo11 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanta Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center19 min walk
  • AirportSanta Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal)13 min drive

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About this area

Santa Barbara

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort is located in East Beach, a neighborhood in Santa Barbara, and is near a train station and near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Lotusland and Los Padres National Forest, while Santa Barbara Museum of Art and Santa Barbara Natural History Museum are cultural highlights. Don't miss out on a visit to Santa Barbara Zoo. Kayaking, windsurfing, and sailing offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby.

What's nearby

  • Cabrillo Pavillion - 8 min walk
  • Santa Barbara Zoo - 11 min walk
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center - 19 min walk
  • MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation - 2 min drive
  • Stearns Wharf - 2 min drive

Restaurants

  • East Beach Grill — 7 min walk
  • Bluewater Grill — 18 min walk
  • Santa Barbara Roasting Company — 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Santa Barbara Station - 2 min drive
  • Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) - 13 min drive

About this property

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

4-star beach hotel with a full-service spa
Catch some rays at the nearby beach or spend the day relaxing at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. All 360 rooms feature comforts like premium bedding and down comforters, while conveniences include refrigerators and coffee makers. Furnished balconies or patios and MP3 docks are standard, as are TVs with cable channels.
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort offers 360 accommodations with MP3 docking stations and laptop-compatible safes. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. Televisions come with premium cable channels and pay movies. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Santa Barbara hotel provides wired and wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary weekday newspapers, and safes. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include outdoor tennis courts and a 24-hour fitness center.

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

Spa del Mar has 4 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include body wraps and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

The spa is open select days.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (USD 12.95 per 24-hour period), Wired Internet (surcharge)
  • Available in some public areas: WiFi (USD 12.95 per night), Wired Internet (surcharge)

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (USD 30 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking on site (USD 40 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–11 AM: USD 12-35 for adults and USD 7-20 for children
  • 2 restaurants
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa tub
  • Tennis

Family friendly

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tennis lessons
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 4 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open select days

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Renovated entire property - April 2018
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Down comforter
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • MP3 dock
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony or patio

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Mobile key entry
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per accommodation, per stay
Dogs welcome
2 per room (up to 75 lbs)
Food and water bowls are available
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 40.0 per night
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 30.00 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

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 12 and USD 35 for adults, USD 7 and USD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room wired Internet: USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: USD 30 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 40 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 75 per accommodation, per stay
  • Service animals are exempt from fees
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 35.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 40.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
A car is not required for transportation to and from this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

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Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 510 out of 1114 reviews
5 - Excellent 46%
Rating 4 - Good. 291 out of 1114 reviews
4 - Good 26%
Rating 3 - Okay. 160 out of 1114 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 87 out of 1114 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 66 out of 1114 reviews
1 - Terrible 6%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.9/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Had an amazing time. Employees are very friendly. Good service!
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Walking distance to the beach loved it
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with pets, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very friendly staff that make you and your pet feel welcomed.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
My airpods were in my room and on my bed. There is no way it could have been anywhere else, however, staff or cleaning crew took it and aren't being held accountable.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Rooms were clean. Very expensive for the amenities they provided. Lots of hidden fees.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021