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4.7 of 5 guest rating
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Room, 1 King Bed (Cordova)
Room with view
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
Room, 1 Queen Bed (Sevilla)
1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds (Cordova)
Room with view
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed (Sevilla)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 Queen Bed (Almeria)
1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds (Sevilla)
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed (Almeria)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Room, 1 Queen Bed (Sestina)
1 Queen Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 King Bed (Sestina)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Villa, 1 King Bed, Accessible
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds (Almeria)
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds (Sestina)
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Suite (Magellan)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 King Bed (Granada)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room (Tagerinn)
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite, Accessible
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 2 Queen Beds (Granada)
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Villa, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible
2 Queen Beds
(Extra beds available: Crib)
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Get an overview of this hotel
5-star hotel near the beach

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in Santa Barbara Beach, this luxury hotel is within a 10-minute walk of MOXI, The Wolf Museum of Exploration + Innovation and Stearns Wharf. Presidio Santa Barbara and Santa Barbara Museum of Art are also within 1 mile (2 km). Santa Barbara Station is only a 4-minute walk.

Hotel features

At Hotel Californian, spend the day playing on the nearby beach then return to dine at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants.

Room amenities

All 121 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as espresso makers and bathrobes, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, minibars and premium bedding.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Californian features an outdoor pool and a fitness centre. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants, and guests can grab a coffee at the coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include A poolside bar and A bar/lounge. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This luxury hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, a library and tour or ticket assistance. On-site parking is available (surcharge).

Hotel Californian is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Meeting rooms
  • Year Built – 2017
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Outdoor pool
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 3
  • Concierge services
  • Ballroom
  • Laundry facilities
  • Total number of rooms - 121
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3
  • Garden

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Hotel Californian offers 121 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Bathrooms include a bath and shower, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include espresso makers and complimentary bottles of water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Free bottled water
  • Free local calls
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Espresso maker
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Satellite TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Slippers
  • Pay films

Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Hotel Californian has 3 restaurants on site.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals on site

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 150, per accommodation, per stay, plus a deposit of USD 150.0 per stay.

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 are 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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 35.00 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Shuttle service
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • In-room bottled water
  • Additional inclusions

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Self-parking fee: USD 39.00 per night
  • Valet parking fee: USD 39 per night
  • Pet deposit: USD 150.0 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 150 per accommodation, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.0 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Californian Hotel Santa Barbara
  • Hotel Californian Hotel
  • Hotel Californian Santa Barbara
  • Hotel Californian Hotel Santa Barbara
  • Hotel Californian Hotel
  • Hotel Californian Santa Barbara
  • Californian Santa Barbara
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