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Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & Suites

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

We arrived prior to check in and received a very warm welcome. We had several appointments and the staff was extremely helpful with directions. Front office was helpful with maps, fruit, water and coffee. Our room was comfortable, clean and spacious. The on-site restaurant is...More

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Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Arrived 3 hours before check in. Reserved a 2 bed room and got upgraded to a two bedroom suite. We were able to cook our own lunch and dinner. The rooms are a little dated with the wallpaper but it was very clean. Close to...More

Thank Mercedes M
Response from Anthony I, General Manager at Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & SuitesResponded 29 December 2016

Greetings Mercedes M, It is wonderful to read that we will have the opportunity to welcome back you as our guest during your next visit to Santa Barbara. Our suites offer such great accommodations for those who may need or want a little extra room...More

Reviewed 31 October 2016

We stayed here for a lacrosse tournament. Easy to get to, comfortable rooms and good service. Restaurant on site was a terrific bonus. Great breakfasts (try the pancakes), excellent service and fabulous value. Had dinner one night and we were very impressed with the service,...More

Thank Rosanne F
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel had a shuttle that picked us up from Santa Barbara airport earlier than our expected check in time. We we re upgraded to a king size room for no charge. The hotel restaurant was good for breakfast, the ground were well kept, clean...More

Thank Stephanie Z
Response from Anthony I, General Manager at Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & SuitesResponded 25 October 2016

Dear Stephanie Z, It is our pleasure to offer complimentary shuttle service to/from the airport and Amtrak Station as we understand what a convenient service it is for our guests. We hope you come back and stay with us soon. Cheers, Anthony I.

Reviewed 23 October 2016

Great service and hotel, we got a room with a kitchen, with a huge oven, fridge and all equipment to cook. Very convenient for breakfast, we even cooked a dinner here. Big and comfortable room. Very quiet surroundings, nice walk downtown. Would stay here again.More

Thank AnjaUK
Response from Anthony I, General Manager at Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & SuitesResponded 25 October 2016

Greetings AnjaUK, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review of the hotel and your experience. Yes, our suites are convenient for those who wish to cook during their stay. If your travels bring you back to Santa Barbara I hope to have...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Dry Cleaning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Outdoor pool
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
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Price range
US$184 - US$340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#8 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#12 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#20 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$184 - US$340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#8 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#12 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
#20 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Manucat2014
31 January 2018|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don’t know. But I would guess it is. People were hanging out there and swimming. Santa Barbara has a very mild climate and I would think they would have to heat the pool I doubt sun could warm it comfortably... More
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Gretchen N
29 October 2017|
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Response from Susan S | Reviewed this property |
I saw some people smoking out in common areas, particularly a big more casual grassy area with chairs. There are tons of common areas, but not sure which ones allow smoking. I don't know about smoking rooms, per se. I'm... More
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Response from HKRoy | Reviewed this property |
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"I had a room on the first floor and it was quiet."
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"Our room was on a corner of the building. Very quiet!"
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