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The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort

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Phoenix
Reviewed 10 November 2014

Excellent hotel, beautiful. We celebrated our 30th anniversary there. They were kind to leave a bottle of Champaign and a card, however, the card was wrong and we don't think, should ask a few questions but we appreciated the gesture. I only have one major issue which causes me to rate very good versus excellent and that is a good...

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Redlands, United States
Reviewed 10 November 2014

The service of the hotel was very good. All attendants to the hotel I dealt with were pleasant and professional. My only complaint on the hotel would be there appeared to be ants that I found in bed, sink, bath area and sometimes by the TV. I can excuse the ones in the areas that had water around, but the...

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Chula Vista, California
Reviewed 9 November 2014

There were issues which were dealt with by the staff. We had three rooms for our family. One "non-smoking room" smelled like an ash tray exploded in it. They immediately changed our room to across the hall. When someone came to check it out we happened to be there and they were shocked. How housekeeping cleaned the room and did...

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Placerville
Reviewed 8 November 2014

My husband and I had a 2nd floor room facing the ocean. A great location and what a lovely view through the palm trees! We ate at the full service bar the evening that we arrived, and at the main restaurant the morning that we left, and we enjoyed the food very much. Would love to go back sometime.

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Thank Rosalie S
Reviewed 7 November 2014

I checked in on Thursday. The location is fantastic but I can't advise staying at this unsanitary hotel. When I went to bed the bed and floor were covered with ants. I complained to the Front Desk and they offered to exterminate the ants. I refused and was given a room without a view. I spoke to the Manager, Simon,...

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mlavine, General Manager at The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort, responded to this review

We want to apologize for the unfortunate experience that you had at our hotel. The health and safety of our guests is of the utmost importance and is always a focal point of our operations in order to continue providing our guests with a great experience. We appreciate you bringing this to our attention and will work to make sure...

Bayside, California
Reviewed 7 November 2014

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La Quinta, United States
Reviewed 7 November 2014

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Shropshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 November 2014

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Dartmouth, Canada
Reviewed 5 November 2014

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San Marcos, United States
Reviewed 5 November 2014

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort is steps from the beach and convenient to Santa Barbara's waterfront and downtown. Oversized rooms all feature balconies or patios; families and pets are warmly welcomed. Amenities include a year round heated Olympic sized pool, Spa, fitness center, salon, tennis courts, bike rentals, putting green, shuffle board, weekend wine tasting, 2 restaurants, ocean-view bar and 24 acres of grounds. Complimentary airport/Amtrak shuttle service available daily. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort

Address: 633 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: £175 - £433 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Fess Parker - A Doubletree by Hilton Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 360
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Also Known As:
Fess Parker`s Doubletree Hotel Santa Barbara
Doubletree Santa Barbara
Doubletree Fess Parkers
Fess Parkers Doubletree Resort
Hotel Style:
#7 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#25 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“You will need to go through the paid parking area to get to the lobby/front entrance.”
  • Double bathroom vanities.
 of 5 bubbles Lenmeister3, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms farther from the main lobby area are quieter and access is still very good.”
 of 5 bubbles TomL812, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try a different hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles RockyM795, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in the building across the street. It was very peaceful and nice.”
 of 5 bubbles harvestburke, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the ocean with a balcony or patio.”
 of 5 bubbles Amos803, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
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