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Montecito Inn

1295 Coast Village Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108, United States
+1 805 969 7854

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rate per night

8.3

Excellent
based on 987 reviews
Montecito Inn - Santa Barbara, CA, United States
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Good to know

Distance to city centre 5.6 km
Location rating 9.3
Nearest airport Santa Barbara
Distance to airport 18.4 km

Rooms

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Queen rooms

$261+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Queen bed
$261 per night
Queen bed
$261 per night
Queen bed
$261 per night
Queen bed
$299 per night
Unknown
$299 per night
Queen bed
$299 per night
Queen bed
$299 per night
Unknown
$299 per night
Unknown
$299 per night
Queen bed
$299 per night
Queen bed
$374 per night
Queen bed
$658 per night

Luxury rooms

$941+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
$941 per night
King bed
$998 per night

Standard rooms

$423+

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Provider
Nightly base price
King bed
$423 per night
King bed
$431 per night

Superior rooms

$412+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
Unknown
$412 per night

King rooms

$317+

Bed type
Provider
Nightly base price
King bed
$317 per night
Unknown
$317 per night
King bed
$317 per night
Unknown
$317 per night
King bed
$318 per night
King bed
$318 per night
King bed
$327 per night
Sofa bed
$374 per night
King bed
$450 per night
King bed
$544 per night
King bed
$677 per night

Reviews

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Traveller rating

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bathroom was so small in 33 reviews
beautiful hotel in 70 reviews
charlie chaplin in 6 reviews
close to restaurants in 21 reviews
comfortable bed in 46 reviews
continental breakfast in 28 reviews
downtown santa in 3 reviews
elevator is not working in 4 reviews
friendly staff in 89 reviews
great location in 57 reviews
hear the people in the hallways in 19 reviews
honor bar in 3 reviews
hot tub in 14 reviews
nice pool in 31 reviews
old building in 23 reviews
old world charm in 8 reviews
pressure shower small in 17 reviews
restaurant or bar in 29 reviews
santa barbara in 15 reviews
small room in 94 reviews
street noise in 16 reviews
valet parking in 27 reviews
water pressure in 36 reviews
  • Good
    Mar 2020
    8.0

    Nice location on outskirts of Santa Barbara, good stop over.

    Bath plug did not work - all water drained out! Reported to reception on leaving. Restaurant closed for refurbishment during our stay

  • Good
    Mar 2020
    7.0

    Everything was great- very accommodating. My only complaint was the quality of the bed. Replacing mattresses with higher quality beds should be a priority at this property. Otherwise, good value during the winter months.

    Mattress quality

  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    9.0

    The hotel is old, and built by Charlie Chaplin, that ambiance was very enjoyable and well taken care of an exceptional place to stay.

    zero.

  • Excellent
    Mar 2020
    8.3

    The location is ideal and you can walk to shops & restaurants!

    The restaurant downstairs is still closed and unavailable.

  • Excellent
    Feb 2020
    10.0

    The staff was friendly and the accommodations were amazing.

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About

Overview

At Santa Barbara Hotels Montecito Inn guest rooms and suites are furnished in the classical Mediterranean influences of Montecito and Santa Barbara’s unique style, which includes decorative lines, warm earth tones, and pastel colors. A few standout features of the accommodations include Italian marble bathrooms and fireplaces in select rooms and suites.

Luxury rooms and suites offer elegant decor in the traditional sense with an elegant color palette of champagne, creams, gold, and French grey. Bathrooms are adorned with white marble that has been imported directly to the Inn from Italy and offers spa tubs or showers with twin sinks.

Scratch Restaurants was started from Chefs Phillip and Margarita Lee’s personal spin on what they thought the restaurant concept could be. Though each of their concepts remains independent and unique, what always ties all of the Scratch Restaurants together is the dedication to artisanal “from scratch” approach to hospitality.

Santa Barbara Hotels Montecito Inn is located a short drive to many major area attractions. From winery tours to finding favorite brands, Santa Barbara has so much to offer visitors. Concierge service maintains a fully updated list of the area's best places to visit and activities to enjoy and would be happy to help guests plan a fun full day.

Historic Montecito Inn is a landmark in the community of Montecito. The Inn was built in 1928 by Hollywood legend, Charlie Chaplin, and is a great place for guests to visit. Area festivals in Santa Barbara are very common due to the mild weather year-round as well as a rich history of the area, making it an ideal place to host a variety of festivals and outdoor events. Downtown Santa Barbara features world-class shopping and top local restaurants, so guests are sure to always have something to do.

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Features

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

8.3 Excellent

based on 987 reviews

9.3

Location

8.6

Service

5.0

Bar

3.4

Comfort

Things to know

  • Stylish hotel
  • Great shopping

Check in

16:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

AMENITIES

Parking
Free breakfast
Fitness centre
Free Wi-Fi
Disabled access
Business centre
Concierge service
Gift shop
Laundry service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Bicycle hire
Spa
Hot tub
Outdoor pool
No smoking
Restaurant
Air-conditioned
24-hour front desk
Safe
Storage available
Terrace/Patio
EV charging station
Lift
Hiking
Massage
Laundry facilities
Room service
Hairdryer
Sauna
Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
Free Internet
Pets not allowed
Wedding services

FAQs when booking at Montecito Inn

What is the quickest route from Santa Barbara Airport to the Montecito Inn?

Conveniently located, the Montecito Inn is only a 15min drive from the closest airport and connected with US-101 South. From US-101, take exit 94A to merge onto Spring Road. Turn left onto Olive Mill Road and then left again onto Coast Village Road. If you want to opt for public transport, there are also options that take about 1h 20min. You can first take line 11 to UCSB Elings Hall Outbound and change for line 24X to the Transit Center. From here, hop on line 20 to reach Coast Village & Olive Mill where the hotel is only a 1min walk away.

What kind of fare is offered at the Montecito Inn restaurant?

Dining at the Scratch restaurants is not your everyday eating experience, but a unique opportunity to indulge in high-class cuisine. The Monarch is an all-day dining option that brings local produce and dishes to the plate. However, international cuisine, mainly inspired by Mediterranean influences, weaves its way through the menu, too. The on-site Sushi bar provides guests with a special food experience, seating up to 10 for a Chef cooking show ensued by 17 courses of sushi. Private hosting is also available at the Silver Bough, where fine gourmet dining is on the agenda.

How much event space is available at the Montecito Inn?

If you want to host a smaller wedding reception, banquet, or meeting, the 1,100 sq ft of flexible event space fits your needs perfectly. The Chaplin Room invites up to 48 people and can be arranged with various seating layouts. Catering services can be organized upon request to make your event even more perfect. Free Wi-Fi, AV technology, and further equipment are available for your needs.

What are things to do when I stay at the Montecito Inn?

The hotel concierge can help you find and book various activities in the surrounding area of the hotel, such as surfing, whale watching, paddle boarding, and kayaking. A hot tub is at your disposal on-site the hotel premises as part of the pool facilities, and the fitness center is facilitated with modern equipment and machines.

What can I enjoy at the Montecito Inn spa?

In-room spa services are available at this prime destination for your convenience. Unlike many other hotels, the Montecito Inn features quite extensive in-room spa services, not only spanning massages and facials, but also aesthetic treatments. As part of their extensive wellness program, you can even ask for a private Pilates or yoga class. If you want to venture out, the hotel has a partnership with a nearby spa that can indulge with everything you wish.

Does the Montecito Inn feature add-ons or packages to make my stay even better?

In order to enhance your time during your stay, choose from the various deals the hotel provides, such as the Horseback Ride deal, where you can enjoy a private tour of the Californian coastline on horseback. The Vineyard Picnic Tour gives you the opportunity to see the incredible Californian wineries up close.

Where is Montecito Inn located?

Montecito Inn is located at 1295 Coast Village Road, 5.6 km from the centre of Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara Zoo is the closest landmark to Montecito Inn.

When is check-in time and check-out time at Montecito Inn?

Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Montecito Inn.

Does Montecito Inn offer free Wi-Fi?

Yes, Montecito Inn offers free Wi-Fi.

Does Montecito Inn offer free parking?

No, Montecito Inn does not offer free parking.

Does Montecito Inn offer free airport shuttle service?

No, Montecito Inn does not offer free airport shuttle service.

How far is Montecito Inn from the airport?

Montecito Inn is 18.4 km from Santa Barbara. Montecito Inn is 91.6 km from Santa Maria Public.

Can you bring pets to Montecito Inn?

No, pets are not allowed at Montecito Inn.

Does Montecito Inn have a pool?

Yes, Montecito Inn has a pool on-site.

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • Santa Barbara Zoo 2.3 km
  • Lotusland 2.8 km
  • Stearns Wharf 4.3 km
  • West Beach 4.7 km
  • Santa Barbara Bowl 5 km
  • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum 5.2 km

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Santa Maria Public 91.6 km
Santa Barbara 4.9 km
Carpinteria 11.1 km

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