Hotel Californian

36 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, United States
+1 805 882 0100

Cheapest
rate per night

9.0

Excellent
based on 273 reviews
Hotel Californian - Santa Barbara, CA, United States
Fri 25/6
-
Sat 26/6
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Good to know

Value for money

7.8

Distance to city centre

0.9 mi

Location rating

9.6

Rooms available at Hotel Californian

Fri 25/6
Sat 26/6

Luxury rooms

£349+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
£349
Unknown
£576
Unknown
£699

Standard rooms

£136+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
£136
Unknown
£178
Unknown
£305
Unknown
£305
Unknown
£306
Unknown
£379
Unknown
£405
Unknown
£424
Unknown
£431
Unknown
£443
Unknown
£448
Unknown
£537
Unknown
£544

Queen rooms

£379+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Queen bed
£379
Queen bed
£380
Queen bed
£426
Queen bed
£436
Queen bed
£457
Queen bed
£494
Queen bed
£505
Unknown
£537
Queen bed
£546
Queen bed
£572
Queen bed
£581
Queen bed
£583
Queen bed
£583

Double rooms

£338+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
King bed
£338
King bed
£350
King bed
£486
King bed
£504
Unknown
£529

Superior rooms

£134+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
£134
Unknown
£195
Unknown
£319
Unknown
£391
Unknown
£417
Unknown
£424
Queen bed
£476
Unknown
£486
Unknown
£491
Unknown
£530
Queen bed
£531
Unknown
£574
Unknown
£660

Deluxe rooms

£406+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
£406
Unknown
£493
Unknown
£535
Unknown
£636

King rooms

£323+

Bed type
Provider
Total stay + taxes & fees
Unknown
£323
King bed
£364
Unknown
£379
King bed
£404
King bed
£405
King bed
£426
King bed
£426
King bed
£426
King bed
£426
Unknown
£491
King bed
£503
King bed
£519
King bed
£549
Unknown
£630
Unknown
£736
King bed
£2,944

Reviews of Hotel Californian

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great location in 104 reviews
hotel is nice in 50 reviews
rooftop pool in 48 reviews
staff was nice in 43 reviews
staff was very rude in 38 reviews
front desk in 22 reviews
across the street in 19 reviews
beautiful room in 15 reviews
five star in 12 reviews
santa barbara in 11 reviews
ocean view in 10 reviews
pool and bar in 9 reviews
comfortable bed in 8 reviews
resort fee in 8 reviews
different buildings in 5 reviews
  • Excellent
    Aug 2019
    10.0

    Location, rooms and service were fantastic.

    Nothing, loved it.

  • Excellent
    Jan 2019
    10.0

    Really cool hotel

    Loved the location and decor

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About Hotel Californian

Overview

Located in Santa Barbara, the Hotel Californian Seaside Santa Barbara Hotel is a luxury hotel featuring Spanish Colonial revived architecture and a modern Moorish theme. Originally built in 1925, the hotel has 121 rooms overlooking a picturesque landscape. It is a high-end, elegant option in the center of activity in Santa Barbara, also known as the “American Rivera.”

Accommodations at the hotel feature custom furniture, signature Moroccan inspired tile wainscoting, premium cocktail carts with gourmet snacks, interior décor designed by celebrity designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard and standard turndown service. The bathrooms have Mashrabiya pattern vanities and closet doors and bronze oil rubbed bath fixtures.

The hotel offers plenty of dining options, including the Goat Tree with casual all-day dining, fresh local pastries, gourmet café offerings, a full breakfast menu and prepacked picnic baskets and The Blackbird, a signature restaurant with Mediterranean influenced cuisine, local wines and communal plates that allow guests to sample the varied menu including the Wagyu burger, cinnamon chicken, and grilled octopus.

In addition to a fitness area, rooftop wedding and event venue, Hotel Californian Seaside includes its own spa, Majorelle, featuring aromatherapy with its own aroma design bar and couples treatment area. Guests can work out with a personal trainer, and enjoy a salon and nail spa that offers in room service as well.

Whether for business travel or vacation, The Hotel Californian Seaside with it’s on-site fashion boutique, close proximity to entertainment, and the beach that is just steps outside the rooms, is an excellent choice. The hotel captures the spirit of luxury while providing high-end comfort and amenities with no compare.

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Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Air conditioning

9.0 Excellent

based on 273 reviews

9.5

Cleanliness

9.5

Comfort

10.0

Facilities

9.6

Location

Check in

16:00

Check out

12:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Amenities at Hotel Californian

Free Wi-Fi
Room service
Ticket service
Business centre
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Parking
Disabled access
Picnic area
Fitness centre
Concierge service
Coffee shop
EV charging station
Laundry facilities
Lift
Laundry service
Garden
Air-conditioned
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Outdoor pool
24-hour front desk
Library
Storage available

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Location

Most popular landmarks

  • West Beach274 yd
  • Stearns Wharf0.3 mi
  • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum0.7 mi
  • Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara0.7 mi
  • Presidio of Santa Barbara0.8 mi
  • Leadbetter Beach1 mi

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