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Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara

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17 W Haley St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3428 See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Just a half block from State Street in historic Old Town Santa Barbara, the Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara provides luxury and convenience for the sophisticated traveler. Downtown shopping and ...More restaurants are steps from your door, and the beach and Stearns Wharf are four blocks away. Enjoy a complimentary hot breakfast served weekly from 6:30AM-9:30 am and from 7 am to noon on weekends as well as free WIFI throughout the hotel. As a pet-friendly hotel, we welcome furry companions for $45/stay (up to 2 pets under 50 lbs.). We offer affordable parking to our guests at a rate of $14/day for 2016 and $16/day as of January 1, 2017 as well as complimentary bike rentals, and nearby, off-site swimming pool and 24-hour fitness facility access. Stay with us in the heart of Santa Barbara, where you are steps from all the city has to offer! Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$196 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Holiday Inn Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Holiday Inn
Santa Barbara Hotel
United States > California > Santa Barbara
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All reviewshotel virginiastate streetgreat locationhi expresshistoric hotelthe main streetfree breakfastwithin walking distanceheart of downtowncentral locationshops and restaurantsthe breakfast areathird flooryogurtwould stay here againstayed one nightrooms are small
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time staying at holiday inn express and last time Was in Santa Barbara weekend of sept 14,2018 everything was fine till the tall slim security threatened to kick me an my friends out an call the cops made us feel really belittled an disrespected...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

The location is perfect for cruising the streets of Santa Barbara. And, still close enough to walk to the beach (we did with family of 3 all under 8). Morning jogs along the beach another added bonus. The staff is epic. Just full of life...More

Thank holaratcha
Response from Douglas A, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Santa BarbaraResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review and five-star rating. Our team is so thrilled you had a wonderful trip with your family and that you liked our convenient locale, complimentary hot breakfast, and second-floor balcony. We are also happy to see that your family...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

As we pulled up the valet guys were just chatting w each other and ignored us. We had to get out of the car and ask where we could leave the car to valet. One jumped in as the other guy stood there and literally...More

Thank girlsevered
Response from Douglas A, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Santa BarbaraResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry for any inconvenience you may have experienced during your stay.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights. We’ve been here before. We like that it is close to State st where all the stores and restaurants are located. The Stearns wharf is a good 20 mins leisurely walk or you can take the...More

Thank Gsl_9292013
Response from Douglas A, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Santa BarbaraResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and for choosing the Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara. We are delighted you had a pleasant stay with us due to the prime downtown location, amenities, complimentary hot breakfast, convenient parking lot, and friendly staff. Our team hopes to welcome...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had the best experience at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara, the hotel is located right downtown near lower State St. The location was perfect for shopping, dinning, and the beach. Everything walking distance. Parking valet was a mere $16. Hard to...More

Thank olgaruzkie
Response from Douglas A, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Santa BarbaraResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and five-star rating. Our team is thrilled you had a wonderful stay with us due to our convenient downtown locale, easy on-site parking, complimentary hot breakfast, and friendly staff. We hope to welcome you back for a future stay.

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Response from chefeMark | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very clean!
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Response from Valaree E | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, but not sure. We took an UBER to & from the airport which was less than $20 both times, with a less than 5 min wait both times.
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