901 East Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara, CA 93103 United States (USA)
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3.5 Star Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara County
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Very Good
4.0/ 5

Based on 431 guest reviews

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  • Our hotel comes with an outdoor pool
  • Free breakfast
  • 69 rooms in property
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Hotel has 5 suites
  • Check-out: 12:00pm
  • Group friendly rating of 7.3/10

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Room Types

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Local Attractions

Across the street from East Beach, walking distance to Santa Barbara Zoo, trolley picks up in front of hotel for downtown shops, restaurants

Customer Reviews of Santa Barbara Inn

4.0 out of 5. Based on 431 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

The Santa Barbara Inn is the only full-service boutique hotel located at the beach in Santa Barbara. We are within walking distance of the Santa Barbara Zoo, Stearn's Wharf and Ty Warner's Sea Center, as well as State Street's restaurant row and galleries. The Inn, constructed in 1959, has 69 spacious rooms with private balconies or patio's overlooking the Santa Ynez Mountains or Pacific Ocean. Hotel valet parking is $7.00 per night with in and out privileges. Street parking is also available at no charge. We are a completely smoke-free hotel and no pets are allowed. We are excited about the current renovation of our guest rooms and suites to include new furnishings and bedding packages. We also offer complimentary wireless broadband internet service, down comforter and pillows, terrycloth robes, flat screen TV's, mini-refrigerator and more!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00pm
Check Out: 12:00pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2006
Floors: 3
Rooms: 69
Corridors: Both Interior and Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 69
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 5
Meeting Rooms: 1 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 1952 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 100 people
Policies / Expenses
72 hours prior to arrival to receive refund and/or not be charged for first night
Nightly Parking: $7
Typical Group Deposit: $1000
Total Taxes: 12.00%
Total Misc Fees: $7.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features

Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Charge for early check out
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Santa Barbara Airport 10 miles away with taxi/shuttle service from $15-30 per person; LAX 110 miles with Santa Barbara Airbus rd trip at $72 per person

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at Santa Barbara Inn

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at Santa Barbara Inn.

Feel free to use the Santa Barbara Inn meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Santa Barbara event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow Square Table Layout
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention Booth Layout
Theater Layout
Reception Desk for Meeting
Registration Desk for Meeting
The Montecito Room 54 x 28 x 10 1350 70/70 -- 50 32 30 20 6/5 80 100 --
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The Montecito Room

The Santa Barbara Inn's Montecito Room offers over 1300 square feet of natural light meeting space, ideal for groups up to 80 people. Adjacent to the Montecito Room is the Ocean Vista Room, ideal for receptions and catered events, offering panoramic ocean views. The Santa Barbara Inn does not have a restaurant, but offers complimentary continental breakfast. A host of caterers are available to accommodate all food and beverage needs. The Penthouse Suite accommodates 12 guests for a livingroom meeting setting, with spacious outdoor terrace for receptions. Meeting room fees are based on number of guest rooms attached to the group booking. The Santa Barbara Inn rents an LCD and screen, but refers to dependable outside companies to accommodate all audio visual needs.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1350 Sq. Mi
54 x 28 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • LAN Internet
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
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Penthouse Suite 43 x 14 x 8 602 --/-- -- -- -- -- 12 --/-- -- -- --
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Penthouse Suite

The Penthouse Suite is ideal for a board meeting for up to 12 people, and can accommodate an overnight guest in adjoining king bedroom. Spacious board room table and chairs, with outdoor terrace for catered food and beverage and break out sessions. Overnight guests enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast in the Ocean Vista Room nearby, and catered food and beverage can be deliverd to the board room.
Room Type:
Total Size:
602 Sq. Mi
43 x 14 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
Power Outlets:
Natural Light?:
Built In Screens?
Built In Stage?
Built In A/V?
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • LAN Internet
  • Computer Rentals
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"Everything went great. The hotel and it's Management anticipated our every wish and took care of us. It went so well that I have booked our conference there for next year. I have passed the web site on to others and will continue to do so. The Machinist Union is always setting up events all over the world, and I will continue to pass this information on to my brothers and sisters." S.C. - Biloxi, MS

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