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West Hollywood, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I was extremely impressed with this hotel… Well I never stayed before I knew of its history and ate at the Montecito in for many years… The staff was extremely knowledgeable about the hotel, and the surrounding city of Montecito… I would highly recommend it!!

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Dallas, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff was super friendly and caring! We ended up getting upgraded to the apartment suite and it was amazing!!! The beds were ultra comfortable and bathroom super roomy with a fantastic jacuzzi tub for two...a little slice of heaven...Ahh!!! :)

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Pasadena, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Only issue was the location of the room on the street level facing the sidewalk and pedestrian and auto traffic. Unless you kept drapes closed, the room was visible to the street. I would ask when reserving to avoid rooms on street level facing street.

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Los Altos
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Pretty hotel, updated and great location. Dirty bathroom, ok room but rather small and very noisy with paper thin walls, unfortunately restaurant under construction. Apathetic seeming staff. easy access and parking.

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Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I thought this was a nice little inn. It was well situated for shopping and dining (although I had little time for either). Only issue I had, which was very minor, is that when showering one of the days the water kept going hot and cold with the pressure surging and diminishing. I think I was next door to the...

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Laguna Beach, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Nice hotel with beautiful room, was in King Suite. Comfortable bed and clean. Was told that breakfast was included. Breakfast consisted of packaged muffins and nutrition bars along with lukewarm coffee. The front desk staff was poorly prepared / trained and could not use their computer. I was told that the small gym could not be accessed until 8:00 am...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I loved how cute the hotel room look was with its sleek, white and gray look (was in a standard king room). Hated how small the bathroom was and in the morning and night could hear people's conversations in the hallway. I did like how I was able to get early check in and staff was super nice about it....

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Lyndhurst, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Welcomed by lovely staff and shown to a room that was unfortunately a bit noisy - but a quick call to reception had us moved. Bed lovely and comfy, bathroom quite small, but lovely semi-art deco style. Interesting lift! and perhaps not for those of a nervous disposition! Location quite good as close to several restaurants, but montecito itself not...

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los angeles
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

For years our family has assembled in Santa Barbara for Thanksgiving. We have all often stayed at the Inn. It's location is excellent(Just off the freeway,) in the charming village, and 10 minutes from Santa Barbara. The rooms are very comfortable, especially the suites. The staff is very accommodating, warm and helpful. Parking very good. Prices are very reasonable compared...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had a very good stay in an excellent location. I would highly recommend the Inn. The staff is a little young and inexperienced, but the beauty of the inn and the quality of the services was exceptional.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Montecito Inn was built in 1928 by screen legend Charlie Chaplin as an escape to paradise for his closest friends. Enriched with influences reminiscent of early Santa Barbara, guest rooms are a reflection of the Montecito Inn's proud history and tradition. Bedrooms decorated with classic patterns and furnishings in warm earth tones and bathrooms adorned with hand-painted ceramic tile create an elegant ambiance. The Montecito Inn offers the perfect blend of classic style, comfort, convenience, and personalized service. Wake up in the morning to a continental breakfast served in the hotel's restaurant, the Montecito Cafe, or have it delivered to your door. Enjoy lunch and dinner at the Montecito Cafe, a local favorite, which boasts an exquisite California Nouveau cuisine. Other fine dining is also available only a walk away. Relax by the pool and Jacuzzi, or walk only 2.5 Blocks to the beach. Also enjoy the day in Montecito, one of America's most beautiful seaside communities, with boutique shopping. Featuring 61 Elegant Guest Rooms & Luxury Suites, the Montecito Inn offers all of the quality, service and elegance that Santa Barbara has to offer. Our staff is waiting to help satisfy your every desire. Today, the escape is yours. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Montecito Inn

Address: 1295 Coast Village Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93108-2791
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $224 - $565 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Montecito Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 61
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Also Known As:
Montecito Hotel Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#6 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#8 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#14 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#21 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“rooms away from the road are quietest”
 of 5 bubbles lyndhurstlocal3, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms facing the ocean have to deal with the freeway noise from highway 101.”
 of 5 bubbles checkercab, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Best to request a room away from the freeway.”
 of 5 bubbles 153doreeng, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“mountain rooms can be right on the street and noisy; ask to be away from the freeway”
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 of 5 bubbles ladodgerone, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay at least one room away from the elevator”
 of 5 bubbles sidrichison, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
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