When we showed up we were told that we were in luck, they were down to their last private room and they had just told someone on the phone they still had it, but they weren't there yet so we could have it. Sucked for them I guess? Private room was about $100, didn't have an ensuite bathroom, and to get to the bathroom you had to go outside, all the way to the entrance, and then to the bathroom. Absolute rip off, could've stayed in much nicer places for the same price. Only good part is that the hostel was in walking distance of the State St bars...
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- A beautiful new hostel located two blocks from the beach and one block to State Street, famous for it's nightlife, restaurants, Spanish architecture and shopping. We are directly opposite the train station and walking distance from the bus station, with plenty of bike parking. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Santa Barbara Tourist Hotel Santa Barbara