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    Simpson House Inn

    121 E Arrellaga St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1903
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$559*
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Just got back from a few days in Santa Barbara, first time visiting the Simpson House which was recommended by a friend. Five stars does not do it justice, it is a delightful Inn lovey peaceful gardens, very pleasant and helpful staff. The rooms are...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Lovely little boutique hotel. Room was clean and spacious with a balcony overlooking the courtyard and a cost gas fire. Service was attentive and extremely friendly. Location close to the main street in town.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Hotel has excellent location - very close to historical center, best restaurants, museum and the Mission. We stayed in Hayloft room which was pretty, comfortable and has great atmosphere. Hotel offers free parking space and very decent breakfast. Staff was nice and friendly. Recommended.

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Wish there were 1/2 stars because this charming Inn was a 4 1/2 stars for this one night stay on March 30th. It is really a 5 star experience as memory tells me from our stay several years back in one of the cottages. This...More

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    Response from Tony P, General Manager at Simpson House Inn

    Dear Elaine W, Thank you for those wonderful words about Nicole, Diane and myself. We are grateful for staying with us and we look forward to your return. We are making a list of beds to replace and the Margaret Simpson will be the first...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The beautiful and well kept grounds, nicely restored interior and hospitality make for a most pleasant and memorable visit. Floors are creaky and there's no elevator to upstairs rooms, but all adds to the charm of this historical house. Rooms have a 19th century feel,...More

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    Response from Tony P, General Manager at Simpson House Inn

    Dear Kent S, We are glad you enjoyed your stay here at the Simpson House Inn. We are sorry your upstairs room was inconvenient and we would be glad to discuss other room options available for your return visit. Please call me direct to make...More

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    sunny77us
    Do any of your rooms have two beds? My sister and I plan to visit Santa Barbara this summer. Thank you-S. Hanson
    1 February 2017|
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    Response from Yvonne R | Reviewed this property |
    I am sure a quick call or email to The Simpson House Inn will deliver a definitive answer. I have only stayed in rooms that had a Queen bed and a King bed. I do suspect they have a room that may accommodate your needs... More
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    sunny77us
    Do any of your rooms have two beds? My sister and I plan to visit Santa Barbara this summer. Thank you-S. Hanson
    1 February 2017|
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    Response from JSheiner | Reviewed this property |
    I don't know. We had a queen.
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    Dper4110
    Can you tell me if the wine and cheese reception is daily and at what time?
    4 August 2016|
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    Response from Tony P | Property representative |
    Hello Nicole and all responders, Thank you everyone for being part of the Simpson House Inn tradition. Our wine reception occurs each evening from 5:30pm until 6:30pm.
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    "Expect a hike up old creaky stairs or request a downstairs room or cottage."
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    "Every room is fantastic. We stayed in the Robert & Julia room and enjoyed the expansive deck for..."
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    "driveway is a bit tight but provides comp parking"
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    "I'd be inclined to take one of the outbuildings -- more secluded."
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