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Lavender Inn by the Sea
Best Value

206 Castillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101, United States
+1 805 963 4317

£133+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 935 reviews

Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.6
  • 9.6
  • 6.6

Good to know

  • Great desserts & fruits
  • Good side dishes
  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Good outdoor sports facilities

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    About

    The hotel is in a quiet Santa Barbara neighborhood, 2 blocks from the beach and harbor. Guests can borrow a bike for free, and ride to State Street or Stearns Wharf in 5 minutes. The area is rich in local history, from the Maritime Museum to the Carriage and Western Art Museum, a minute's walk away.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Bicycle hire
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Pets not allowed
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 935 reviews
    • 10.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.6 "Excellent pool."
      10.0 "Clean pool, said 100%."
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.7 "97% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.2 "92% said the reception staff was great."
      9.5 "95% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.5 "Great parking, according to 85%."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 92%."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 100%."
    • 9.4 "Excellent value."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
      10.0 "100% thought it was a great value."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.5 "Only 55% said rooms were big enough."
      6.3 "For only 63%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.7 "67% said the view was so-so."

    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 729 reviews
    • 9.8 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.1 "91% said the reception staff was great."
      9.6 "96% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      8.7 "Great parking, according to 87%."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to shopping."
      9.2 "City centre within easy reach, said 92%."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.4 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.2 "Excellent value."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 9.0 "Food is to die for."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the side dishes."
      8.7 "Yummy desserts, said 87%."
      10.0 "100% were happy with the price."
      9.2 "92% enjoyed the snacks that were offered."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      6.3 "For only 63%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.7 "Only 57% said rooms were big enough."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 177 reviews
    • 9.7 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.6 "World class service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.3 "93% said the reception staff was great."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 9.4 "Food is to die for."
      9.6 "96% enjoyed the side dishes."
      8.8 "Yummy desserts, said 88%."
    • 9.3 "Excellent value."
    • 6.4 "Rooms are ok."
      5.3 "Only 53% said rooms were big enough."
      6.2 "For only 62%, the bathroom was ok."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 18 reviews
    • 9.7 "World class service."
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."

    Overall rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 9 reviews
    • 8.5 "Breakfast is good."
    • 6.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.7 "Average comfort."
    Hotel type
    Boutique Hotel
    This is a wonderful boutique hotel, as guests say.
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Good to know
    "Great desserts & fruits"
    "Good side dishes"
    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
    "Good outdoor sports facilities"
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