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Best Western Plus Santa Barbara

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Premium bedding, in-room safe, individually decorated

Overview of Best Western Plus Santa Barbara

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Best Western Plus Santa Barbara

3.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
2220 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationMission Santa Barbara16 min walk
  • Popular LocationUpper State Street16 min walk
  • Popular LocationEarl Warren Showgrounds18 min walk
  • AirportSanta Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal)11 min drive

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About this area

Santa Barbara

Best Western Plus Santa Barbara is located in Santa Barbara. Santa Barbara Golf Club and Santa Barbara Harbor are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those in the mood for shopping can visit Upper State Street and Santa Barbara Public Market. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Earl Warren Showgrounds or UC SB Events Center.

What's nearby

  • Mission Santa Barbara - 16 min walk
  • Upper State Street - 16 min walk
  • Earl Warren Showgrounds - 18 min walk
  • Arlington Theater - 3 min drive
  • Santa Barbara Golf Club - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Santa Barbara Station - 4 min drive
  • Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) - 11 min drive

Restaurants

  • Live Oak Cafe — 1 min walk
  • The Daily Grind - 7 min walk
  • Garrett's Restaurant - 10 min walk
  • Los Agaves - 14 min walk
  • Louie's California Bistro - 18 min walk

About this property

Best Western Plus Santa Barbara

3.5-star Santa Barbara hotel in Oak Park with free parking
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free airport shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and a spa tub are on-site. All 122 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and room service. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like fridges and coffee makers.
Best Western Plus Santa Barbara offers 122 forms of accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature a safe and coffee/tea makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. Cable televisions are provided. Bathrooms include a shower, bathrobes, designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries.

This Santa Barbara hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers, as well as telephones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness centre.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of We Care Clean (Best Western)
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available
  • Free return airport shuttle from 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11:30 AM: USD 12-15 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas

Spa

  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 1-inch TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 13 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 12 and USD 15 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International and Union Pay; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport; guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Up to 3 children 13 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

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Overall score and ratings

4.1

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 392 out of 976 reviews
5 - Excellent 40%
Rating 4 - Good. 385 out of 976 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 128 out of 976 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 45 out of 976 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 26 out of 976 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.8/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family, Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very clean rooms. Not the most modern establishment. Could use some modernization. Overall very satisfactory.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
The pool was beautiful. The rooms had old plumbing and the water went freezing on me twice while showering. Very good location.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
clean rooms, nice pool, convenient restaurant, easy parking
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Super nice check in staff!! Got us a nice quiet room cuz we traveled many miles that day! Gave me maps and advice for our next leg of the trip! The front seat workers were top notch!!
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It was all great
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2021