Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

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2 outdoor pools, free cabanas
Premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds, minibar
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Overview of Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

3.5 out of 5

4.0/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Business services
  • Parking available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationStearns Wharf7 min walk
  • Popular LocationSanta Barbara Harbor8 min walk
  • Popular LocationLeadbetter Beach12 min walk
  • AirportSanta Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal)12 min drive

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About this area

Santa Barbara

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara is located on the waterfront and in an area with good shopping. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center and Carriage and Western Art Museum are cultural highlights, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit Paseo Nuevo Mall and La Arcada. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Earl Warren Showgrounds or UC SB Events Center. Windsurfing, sailing, and surfing/boogie boarding offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby. Guests love the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center - 5 min walk
  • MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation - 7 min walk
  • Stearns Wharf - 7 min walk
  • Santa Barbara Harbor - 8 min walk
  • Leadbetter Beach - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • Santa Barbara Station - 9 min walk
  • Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) - 12 min drive

Restaurants

  • Fishouse — 7 min walk
  • Loquita — 8 min walk
  • The Harbor Restaurant — 8 min walk
  • Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company — 9 min walk
  • The Lark — 9 min walk

About this property

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

3.5-star hotel near the beach
At Hotel Milo Santa Barbara, spend the day on the nearby beach or relax by one of the hotel's 2 outdoor swimming pools. All 121 rooms feature thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, along with conveniences such as refrigerators and coffee makers. Free WiFi and pillowtop beds are standard, as are LCD TVs with cable channels. Housekeeping is available on request.
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara offers 121 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and minibars. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters and premium bedding. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

This Santa Barbara hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include laptop-compatible safes and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on request.

2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a spa tub.

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

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 industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Self parking on site (USD 30.00 per night)
  • Valet parking on site (USD 30.00 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free reception (select days)

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Spa tub

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Refrigerator
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Conference space (1001 square feet)
  • Meeting room

Outdoors

  • Free pool cabanas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

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)
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Down comforter
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Cable channels
  • iPod dock
  • LCD TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Local maps
  • Phone
  • Slippers

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 35 per accommodation, per night
Dogs and cats welcome
2 per room (up to 100 lbs)
Pets cannot be left unattended
Service animals are exempt from fees
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Self parking fee: USD 30.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 30.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 35 per accommodation, per night
  • Service animals are exempt from fees

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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 Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, and JCB International; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
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

Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Property is also known as

Hotel Oceana
Hotel Oceana Santa Barbara
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Hotel Milo Santa Barbara
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Overall score and ratings

4.0

Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 420 out of 956 reviews
5 - Excellent 44%
Rating 4 - Good. 281 out of 956 reviews
4 - Good 29%
Rating 3 - Okay. 131 out of 956 reviews
3 - Okay 14%
Rating 2 - Poor. 87 out of 956 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 37 out of 956 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

3.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
amazing location and stay
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful property in a central location with efficient and courteous staff. I didn't care for the valet-only parking. The valets themselves were hard-working and efficient, but it winds up being quite spendy to have a car with you. This could encourage some guests to consider using public transportation, which would be more eco-friendly, however. Along those lines, management might consider adding container recycling receptacles on-property.
Stayed 4 nights in Sep 2021

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Disappointed in not doing the happy hour and the bikes were in bad shape and short supply from our first visit. Armondo was great and valet staff was all great. It was our second visit and we were pleased.
Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family
Liked: Staff & service
The location and the staff make this a good choice. Each member of the staff from the front desk to valet parkers were super warm and helpful. The live music outside and multiple sitting areas with fire pits were nice. However the condition of the room and the frequent noise all night and early morning did not warrant such a high price. The room was not really updated, walls were thin so it was hard to get a decent night’s sleep because you could hear neighbors in the room next door and others simply walking past outside. I’ve stayed here before and the price per room was much more in line with what you got.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location. Comfortable room, but floor was a little "dusty". Staff was super nice. When we needed extra towels, etc, they brought them right away. Loved the tables outside, and enjoyed the fire pits in the evenings. We'd stay there again.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2021