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Hotel Californian

36 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, United States
+1 805 882 0100

Cheapest
rate per night

9.1

Excellent
based on 190 reviews
Hotel Californian - Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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Provider Nightly total
Hotels.com $522
KAYAK $540
snaptravel $577
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Value for money

7.9

Distance to city centre

1.5 km

Location rating

9.6

Rooms

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Deluxe rooms

$589+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
$589 per night
Unknown
$673 per night
Unknown
$1,009 per night
Unknown
$1,165 per night
Unknown
$1,188 per night
Unknown
$1,258 per night

Double rooms

$722+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
$722 per night
Unknown
$1,255 per night
Unknown
$1,516 per night

King rooms

$522+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
King bed
$522 per night
King bed
$540 per night
King bed
$602 per night
Unknown
$604 per night
King bed
$752 per night
King bed
$909 per night
King bed
$909 per night
Unknown
$1,228 per night

Queen rooms

$671+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Queen bed
$671 per night
Queen bed
$697 per night
Queen bed
$799 per night
Queen bed
$837 per night
Queen bed
$865 per night

Superior rooms

$608+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
$608 per night
Unknown
$747 per night
Unknown
$800 per night
Unknown
$975 per night
Unknown
$1,231 per night
Unknown
$1,264 per night

Standard rooms

$649+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
$649 per night
Unknown
$740 per night
Unknown
$838 per night
Unknown
$838 per night
Unknown
$1,098 per night

Reviews

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  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    10.0

    Location, rooms and service were fantastic.

    Nothing, loved it.

  • Excellent
    Jan 2019
    10.0

    Really cool hotel

    Loved the location and decor

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About

Overview

Located in Santa Barbara, the Hotel Californian Seaside Santa Barbara Hotel is a luxury hotel featuring Spanish Colonial revived architecture and a modern Moorish theme. Originally built in 1925, the hotel has 121 rooms overlooking a picturesque landscape. It is a high-end, elegant option in the center of activity in Santa Barbara, also known as the “American Rivera.”

Accommodations at the hotel feature custom furniture, signature Moroccan inspired tile wainscoting, premium cocktail carts with gourmet snacks, interior décor designed by celebrity designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard and standard turndown service. The bathrooms have Mashrabiya pattern vanities and closet doors and bronze oil rubbed bath fixtures.

The hotel offers plenty of dining options, including the Goat Tree with casual all-day dining, fresh local pastries, gourmet café offerings, a full breakfast menu and prepacked picnic baskets and The Blackbird, a signature restaurant with Mediterranean influenced cuisine, local wines and communal plates that allow guests to sample the varied menu including the Wagyu burger, cinnamon chicken, and grilled octopus.

In addition to a fitness area, rooftop wedding and event venue, Hotel Californian Seaside includes its own spa, Majorelle, featuring aromatherapy with its own aroma design bar and couples treatment area. Guests can work out with a personal trainer, and enjoy a salon and nail spa that offers in room service as well.

Whether for business travel or vacation, The Hotel Californian Seaside with it’s on-site fashion boutique, close proximity to entertainment, and the beach that is just steps outside the rooms, is an excellent choice. The hotel captures the spirit of luxury while providing high-end comfort and amenities with no compare.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

9.1 Excellent

based on 190 reviews

9.6

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

8.7

Staff

7.9

Value for money

Check in

16:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Fitness centre
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Disabled access
Business centre
Internet
Wi-Fi
Concierge service
Cribs available
Gift shop
Laundry facilities
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Room service
Smoke alarms
Beach access
Bicycle hire
Fishing
Hot tub
Outdoor pool
No smoking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Beauty salon
Express check out
Hairdryer
Cable or satellite TV
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Wake-up service
Storage available
Beachfront
Terrace/Patio
Linens
Towels
Fireplace
EV charging station
Lift
Hiking
Massage
Accessible by lift
Accessible parking
Adapted bath
Additional toilet
Alarm clock
Allergy-free room
Balcony
Body soap
Bottle of water
Breakfast in the room
Bridal suite
Carpeted
Children's television networks
Cleaning products
Coffee machine
Conditioner
Desk
Dining table
Entire unit located on ground floor
Entire unit wheelchair accessible
Feather pillow
Fire extinguisher
Flat-screen TV
Free toiletries
Fruits
Heating
Higher-level toilet
Hypoallergenic
Interconnected room(s) available
Key card access
Laptop safe
Lower bathroom sink
Lowered sink
Newspapers
Non-feather pillow
Outdoor furniture
Trouser press
Parking garage
Pool towels
Pool with a view
Private bathroom
Private check-in/check-out
Private parking
Rooftop pool
Safety deposit box
Sea view
Seating area
Secured parking
Shampoo
Shower
Shower cap
Shower chair
Slippers
Socket near the bed
Sofa
Soundproof rooms
Street parking
Telephone
Toilet
Toilet paper
Toilet with grab rails
Dustbins
TV
Upper floors accessible by lift
Valet parking
VIP room facilities
Wardrobe or closet
Wine glasses
Wi-Fi available in all areas
Daily housekeeping
Fax/photocopying
Ironing service
Packed lunches
Shoeshine
Special diet menus (on request)
Board games/puzzles
Books, DVDs, music for children
Canoeing
Cycling
Evening entertainment
Streaming service
Windsurfing
Bathrobe
Shuttle service (free)
Spa and wellness centre
Bicycle available
Foot massage
24-hour security
Spa
Coffee shop
Parking (surcharge)
Rooftop

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • West Beach 251 m
  • Stearns Wharf 0.5 km
  • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum 1.1 km
  • Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara 1.1 km
  • Presidio of Santa Barbara 1.3 km
  • Leadbetter Beach 1.6 km

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