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“Excellent B&B”
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Cheshire Cat Inn
Ranked #1 of 18 Santa Barbara B&B and Inns
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“Excellent B&B”
Reviewed 20 December 2005

We just renewed our acquaintance with the Cheshire Cat. Our stay was truly delightful and reinforced our decision to return once again. Our room, Jean, in the second house, although not the biggest or fanciest was beautiful and the new bed guaranted sweet dreams. The breakfast included a baked apple, warm scones and a mexican fritata that was to die for. The Cheshire is located in a quiet neighborhood just off State Street and close to everything. I highly recommend it and the price was right.

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Reviewed 14 December 2005

After more than a decade of beloved B&B stays, we were disappointed that our night at the "Cheshire Cat" will not go down in history as a positive experience. The staff was less than gracious, and our room didn't come close to meeting my expectation. For a little more cost, I would recommend heading down the street to the Simpson House-- a splendid experience, in my opinion.

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Property: Cheshire Cat Inn
Address: 36 W Valerio St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-2524
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Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Spa Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 18 B&Bs / Inns in Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £££
Hotel Class:3 star — Cheshire Cat Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Cheshire Cat Inn features two stately Queen Anne Victorian homes, an elegant coach house with two suites and four two bed-roomed cottages, all surrounded by lush flower filled gardens and patios. The Inn is situated just one block from Santa Barbara's main shopping street, which is full of attractive courtyards and alleys. The Old Mission is an easy 20-minute walk in one direction and the beach a brisk 40 minutes in the other. Each one of the sunny guest rooms and cottages is unique, with an individual charm and ranges from the elegant to the whimsical. Some are larger split-level junior suites with private balconies, some have in-room Jacuzzi s and fireplaces. This romantic Santa Barbara inn also features flat screen LCD/DVD, ironing boards and refrigerators. There is free Wi-Fi and parking. All rooms have private baths and direct dial telephones. The rates include breakfast and local wines and hors d'oeuvres daily. ... more   less 
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