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Belmond El Encanto

Belmond El Encanto

800 Alvarado Place, Santa Barbara
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (96 reviews)
Lovely Experience Spent a few nights this week at the hotel.  Lovely staff, wonderful grounds, great room, and excellent service from the hotel, spa, and restaurant staff.   I travel to Santa Barbara regularly and will stay here again without a doubt.
  Sep 22, 2017

$404

$404
Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara

Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara

1260 Channel Dr, Santa Barbara
5.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (205 reviews)
My Family of Seven Had an Amazing Weekend!We had the Jungle Junior Suite w/a pool view (Rm448). Great room location to the self parking and tennis courts. Also, simple walk to the Olympic pool/club & beach across the street. We felt like we were in Maui. These huge estate was so lush and green. The Ty Lounge was a cool place to eat/drink ...
  Aug 25, 2017

$545

$545
The Bacara Ritz-Carlton, Santa Barbara

The Bacara Ritz-Carlton, Santa Barbara

8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta
5.0 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (270 reviews)
Beautiful Hotel on the BeachLuxurious hotel near Santa Barbara beach, attention to every detail great hospitality from the staff
  Oct 5, 2017

$475

$475
Ojai Valley Inn And Spa

Ojai Valley Inn And Spa

905 Country Club Rd, Ojai
5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (265 reviews)
Great spaOjai was one of the nicest experiences I’ve had at a spa and the adjoining town was great. Room was beautiful overlooking the golf course, room was spacious, facilities were great
  Oct 13, 2017

$349

$349
Balinese Inspired Beauty by RedAwning

Balinese Inspired Beauty by RedAwning

489 Hot Springs Rd, Santa Barbara
4.5 out of 5.0
Private Tuscan Villa

Private Tuscan Villa

188 San Marcos Pass, Santa Barbara
4.5 out of 5.0
San Ysidro Ranch

San Ysidro Ranch

900 San Ysidro Lane, Santa Barbara
5.0 out of 5.0
4.9 out of 5 (21 reviews)
A prime example of how to run the perfect 5 star hotel. Definitely an oasis in today’s mediocre hotel world.
  Oct 18, 2017

$745

$745
Hotel Corque

Hotel Corque

400 Alisal Rd., Solvang
4.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (460 reviews)
Great location We really enjoyed staying at Hotel Corque. Very comfortable, close to amenities, and well priced.
  Oct 18, 2017

$124

$124
Kimpton Canary Hotel

Kimpton Canary Hotel

31 W Carrillo St, Santa Barbara
4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (217 reviews)
Beautiful hotel in excellent location, worth the high cost. Rooftop deck is very relaxing.
  Oct 14, 2017

$260

$260
Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (1,035 reviews)
Great location Nice small hotel with a great location. Room was very small which was ok but would not want to share with another person. No AC which shouldn’t be a problem for most of the year, I hit it on a very hot day. Clean room. Overall nice stay.
  Oct 18, 2017

$161

$161
The Landsby

The Landsby

1576 Mission Dr, Solvang
3.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (64 reviews)
First time overnighting in Solvang - will definitely stay here again.
  Sep 23, 2017

$194

$194
The Wayfarer

The Wayfarer

12 E Montecito Street, Santa Barbara
3.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (87 reviews)
Mini vacation It was our first time going to Santa Barbara. My wife choose this hotel close to the beach. It was awesome we love it so much. We are planning for next trip to come back. The staff was awesome help us with our room, set up WiFi and telling us great spot to go too.
  Oct 17, 2017

$189

$189
The Eagle Inn

The Eagle Inn

232 Natoma Avenue, Santa Barbara
3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (171 reviews)
Lovely hotelCentral location, lovely room, good bed linen and towels. Choice of a couple of things at breakfast and cooked to order for you. We have a severe food allergy and the went out of their way to accommodate us.
  Oct 18, 2017

$165

$165
Castillo Inn at the Beach

Castillo Inn at the Beach

22 Castillo St., Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (541 reviews)
Room was huge and very updated and clean. Across the street from the beach. Parking available.
  Oct 19, 2017

$120

$120
Pea Soup Andersen's Inn

Pea Soup Andersen's Inn

51 East Hwy. 246, Buellton
2.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (425 reviews)
Close to Solvang and beachesIt was quiet and peaceful. The staff was super! It's not usually the type of hotel I pick but I was surprise how clean and quiet it was. The Pea Anderson restaraunt is next door. The price for the room was great for the weekend.
  Oct 16, 2017

$79

$79
Santa Ynez Inn, Luxury Boutique Hotel

Santa Ynez Inn, Luxury Boutique Hotel

3627 Sagunto Street, Santa Ynez
4.0 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (89 reviews)
overall good Nice victorian style hotel in a small town. Room is clean, and spacious. Staffs are friendly. The only part of improvement needed is the meal, although the breakfast is complimentary, the options are very limited, too many sweet, unhealthy, and high carb items.
  Aug 22, 2017

$277

$277
Rose Garden Inn

Rose Garden Inn

3643 State Street, Santa Barbara
1.5 out of 5.0
3.0 out of 5 (86 reviews)
Nice hotel, close to amenities, and central locatiThe staff were friendly and helpful. I was able to easily navigate my way around due to the hotel being centrally located. There are plenty of restaurants in the area that you can walk to, as well as a supermarket in the area. Nice location, and the room is clean.
  Sep 17, 2017

$104

$104
Hadsten House

Hadsten House

1450 Mission Dr, Solvang
3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (805 reviews)
Classy Hotel Our family used to got to this hotel 30 years ago. I honestly don't remember anything about the rooms, but clearly they have renovated. What I did remember was the pool which is why I booked the room to give my daughter a similar experience. It is indoors, but in the middle of hotel. The rooms are ...
  Oct 16, 2017

$118

$118
Solvang Inn and Cottages

Solvang Inn and Cottages

1518 Mission Drive, Solvang
2.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (172 reviews)
The hotel was in a good location for walking around the town. Our room was very spacious. This was the only hotel with rooms left. Most of the hotels in the town are older.
  Sep 28, 2017

$79

$79
King Frederik Inn

King Frederik Inn

1617 Copenhagen Drive, Solvang
2.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (248 reviews)
It was okay clean and close to all.If you like a hot tub after walking all day, don't go here. They closed and locked the hot tub before 9 pm. Otherwise clean, free coffee, and nice check in, but would not allow a late check out after 12. Rooms have mirrors facing morning sun, no curtains, and woke us at 6am. Air conditioning worked ...
  Oct 18, 2017

$89

$89
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