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Hadsten House

Hadsten House

1450 Mission Dr, Solvang
    3.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.4 out of 5 (1,908 reviews)
    Nice hotel, walking distance to Solvang downtownNice hotel. At the end of the Solvang village shopping area, so everything is an easy walk to dining, shopping, etc. Very good breakfast, very responsive staff.
    25 Apr 2018

    Hadsten House£84

    Hadsten House£84
    Sideways Inn

    Sideways Inn

    114 E Highway 246, Buellton
      3.0 out of 5.0
       
       
      4.1 out of 5 (491 reviews)
      Good value in the wine regionWe’ll located the San Ynez valley, nice decor, super breakfast with nice pool and jacuzzi..a great 1 day stay for our young family and at a good price.
      13 Apr 2018

      Sideways Inn£52

      Sideways Inn£52
      Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn

      Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn

      3850 State St, Santa Barbara
        3.0 out of 5.0
         
         
        4.2 out of 5 (1,437 reviews)
        The grounds were beautiful and the hotel was close to areas of interest.
        25 Apr 2018

        Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn£101

        Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn£101
        Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

        Hotel Milo Santa Barbara

        202 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
          3.5 out of 5.0
           
           
          3.8 out of 5 (2,180 reviews)
          Strange layout. On the website, looks like one big resort but it's a mish-mash of different buildings. Landscaping was below standards, the building we were in seemed disconnected from the rest of the property and there were apartments next door.
          23 Apr 2018

          Hotel Milo Santa Barbara£128

          Hotel Milo Santa Barbara£128
          West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel

          West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel

          306 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
            3.0 out of 5.0
             
             
            4.4 out of 5 (1,514 reviews)
            Great experienceMy girlfriend and I stay here for about a week every april, been staying at this hotel for the last 3 years. Always great rooms, great service. It gets pricey, but we don't mind spending the extra money due to the great experience we've had year after year.
            25 Apr 2018

            West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel£141

            West Beach Inn, a Coast Hotel£141
            Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach

            Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach

            223 Castillo St, Santa Barbara
              3.0 out of 5.0
               
               
              4.5 out of 5 (1,201 reviews)
              Great experienceWe loved this place - possibly because we were upgraded to a suite! The girl at check in was lovely and all the free stuff was great - free bottle of champagne in the fridge, free wine every afternoon and cookies in the evening. Breakfast was really good as well. Would definitely stay here ...
              28 Mar 2018

              Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach£156

              Brisas del Mar, Inn at the Beach£156
              Mason Beach Inn

              Mason Beach Inn

              324 W. Mason Street, Santa Barbara
                3.0 out of 5.0
                 
                 
                4.1 out of 5 (408 reviews)
                Nice Inn Hotel close to the Harbour/BeachGreat little Inn stay close to the harbour rather than the busy Stearns Wharf and State street side of the beachfront. Closer to better seafood restaurants in my opinion. Large comfortable rooms, plenty of parking and a simple but attractive breakfast available. All staff were great. Rooms could ...
                19 Apr 2018

                Mason Beach Inn£107

                Mason Beach Inn£107
                The Eagle Inn

                The Eagle Inn

                232 Natoma Avenue, Santa Barbara
                  3.0 out of 5.0
                   
                   
                  4.5 out of 5 (604 reviews)
                  Great hotel, great locationThis is a hidden gem near to the beach, the wharf and lower State. The breakfast is excellent.
                  13 Apr 2018

                  The Eagle Inn£127

                  The Eagle Inn£127
                  Pacifica Suites

                  Pacifica Suites

                  5490 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara
                    3.5 out of 5.0
                     
                     
                    4.3 out of 5 (931 reviews)
                    Priced too high for what it offers!It was comfortable and clean but way too expensive for the quality.
                    23 Apr 2018

                    Pacifica Suites£117

                    Pacifica Suites£117
                    Santa Barbara Inn

                    Santa Barbara Inn

                    901 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara
                      3.5 out of 5.0
                       
                       
                      4.2 out of 5 (958 reviews)
                      Beautiful Inn overlooking beachWe really enjoyed our stay at the Santa Barbara Inn! Staff was super friendly and knowledgeable about the area and activities. The continental breakfast was a perfect start to the day! Thank you!
                      13 Apr 2018

                      Santa Barbara Inn£191

                      Santa Barbara Inn£191

                      Pocket Guide: 3 Stars Hotels in Santa Barbara

                      Tucked between the Santa Ynez mountains and the Pacific Ocean, the palm-lined beach city of Santa Barbara is often called the American Riviera. With a distinctly Mediterranean appeal, a temperate year-round climate and stacks of Spanish colonial architecture, it's the perfect Californian destination for a week or even two.

                      Three-Star Hotels in Santa Barbara

                      Use Expedia to search through the variety of three-star places to stay in Santa Barbara, from beachside inns, hacienda-style B&Bs and mid-range hotels with views of the ocean. There are several three-star hotels just moments from the beach and Stearns Wharf, as well as in the area surrounding State Street, the city's main drag.

                      Hotels near Santa Barbara’s Beaches

                      Book a room in a three-star hotel near the southern end of downtown and you'll be a short hop from both East and West Beaches. East Beach is a 1.6-mile stretch with picnic areas, volleyball courts and children's playgrounds, while the smaller West Beach is sandwiched between Stearns Wharf and Santa Barbara Harbor.

                      Stearns Wharf is the city's historic wooden pier. It's lined with upmarket seafood restaurants, quirky gift shops and lively waterfront bars, and is easily reached from downtown, East and West Beach. A 15-minute stroll east is Santa Barbara Zoo, one of the best small zoos in the country. Time it right and you can hand-feed the Masai giraffes or meet the Humboldt penguins.

                      Santa Barbara's Bars and Restaurants

                      Famous for its healthy SoCal cuisine and Mexican favourites, Santa Barbara dining out is a real pleasure. Eat freshly caught fish and chips on Stearns Wharf, or try one of the many modern Californian restaurants which line State Street.

                      After dark, Santa Barbara lights up when dozens of lively pubs, wine bars and cocktail lounges draw the beach crowds to State Street. Thursday night is college night, when Santa Barbara's student population heads downtown to take advantage of all the drink deals.

                      From modest roadside inns to casual beachfront hotels, wherever you choose to stay, use Expedia to find a three-star hotel in Santa Barbara.

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