Set in Santa Barbara, Hotel Californian is a five-minute walk from Andalucia Building and provides an outdoor pool. It offers complimentary wireless internet and is steps from Stearns Wharf and tourist attractions.
Guests of this 5-star hotel can plan excursions with help from the tour desk. Those staying at the property are able to unwind with a book in the library.
Hotel Californian has 117 rooms, all of which are equipped with a range of facilities to ensure a comfortable stay. After settling in to their room, guests can discover the area with use of Santa Barbara Amtrak Station, which is minutes from the hotel.
In-house dining options include restaurant, which is a convenient spot to have a meal.
Hotel Californian is within walking distance of Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District Station, connecting guests with the surrounding area. It is a brief stroll from Brooks Institute and the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center.
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|Check in anytime after 16:00, check out anytime before 12:00|
|Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.|
Guests looking to bring their pet with them to Hotel Californian can do so if the pet is under 25 lb. While there is no extra nightly charge, you will be charged an extra cleaning fee of $150 for the full stay.
If you are traveling with children and would like them to stay in the room with you, you can request a rollaway bed from Hotel Californian for the rate of $50 per night. You can also ask for a crib if you are traveling with a younger child, and this service is complimentary for guests of the hotel.
Wine lovers visiting Hotel Californian can book the Exclusive Wine Experience package that is available for stays of at least 2 nights. The experience comprises breakfast every morning either in-room or at the Goat Tree Café, a wine tour for a day hosted by a coastal concierge with lunch included. Please note that this experience needs to be booked at least 3 days ahead of arrival to allow enough time to organize the visits.
Hotel Californian offers a wide range of activities that guests can partake in. You will find a full moon celebration once a month at Djinn with a DJ, cocktails and a tarot card reader, wellness based activities with a difference such as Silent Disco Yoga, as well as regular all day events and specials such as Wine Down Wednesdays where you get half price wine at the Goat Tree Café all day on Wednesday. The library at the hotel also offers a range of board games and video games that guests can use and for outdoor games head to the beach for a round of bocce with your friends or family.
Guests wishing to organize an event at Hotel Californian, whether it’s a business meeting, a social event or a wedding will find a range of spaces of all sizes to choose from. Executive rooms are available, as are larger ballrooms, while the Mirador Rooftop Deck welcomes outdoor events. Catering is sourced from local service providers and the hotel’s event planner will help you create a custom menu that suits your event.
If you have left your car at home and are looking for a way to get around while you are staying at Hotel Californian, you can make use of the House Car service which is complimentary for the hotel’s guests. This service is available through the concierge desk on a first come first serve basis and offers guests the option to be driven anywhere within a few miles from the hotel. (Prices checked 04/06/19).
Hotel Californian is located at 36 State Street, 1.5 km from the centre of Santa Barbara. West Beach is the closest landmark to Hotel Californian.
Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Hotel Californian.
No, Hotel Californian does not offer free Wi-Fi.
No, Hotel Californian does not offer free parking.
No, Hotel Californian does not offer free airport shuttle service.
Hotel Californian is 13.9 km from Santa Barbara. Hotel Californian is 88.6 km from Santa Maria Public.
Yes, Hotel Californian has a pool on-site.