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Santa Barbara Tourist Hostel

  • Excellent5%
  • Very good9%
  • Average11%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible56%
26 Jun 2015
“Beautiful town, nice and helpful staff but accommodation itself not that good”
23 Apr 2014
“Poor Value for money”
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Reviewed 26 June 2015

Stayed in 2012, got to the hostel at night after two missed planes due to delays, staff very friendly and helpful to find me a room in this building instead of sending me to the other property. However my single room was not very clean,...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2014

This hostel is well located next to the Amtrak and main 101 route walking distance to a number of restaurants, a craft brewery & live music venues We stopped here on a 4 day drive from LA to San Francisco on PCH. The hostel is...More

3  Thank Iain B
Reviewed 28 January 2014

Think of the glamourous palm tree lined, mountain backed, Santa Barbara. Brimming with character, charm and history. Now... take a (reluctant) step into the Santa Barbara Tourist Hostel... and experience the exact opposite. Considering the wealth and beauty of Santa Barbara, the constant flow of...More

2  Thank havemonkeywilltravel
Reviewed 27 December 2013

So this wasn't the nicest hostel I've ever stayed in but it was far from the worst and not as bad as the reviews led me to believe. We booked this hostel out of desperation as we simply could not find anything else in Santa...More

1  Thank snipey_123
Reviewed 17 October 2013

I stayed two nights in this hostel and was very sad that I didn't stay longer in Hollywood and make the drive straight through the next morning in order to avoid an extra night in this place. First off, office hours are ridiculous considering the...More

1  Thank Jenna041986
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US$20 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$20 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Rooms on the opposite side of the train track are less noisy"
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"Stay somewhere else"
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"I stayed in a 12-bed female only dorm. I felt uncomfortable and wished I had the room to lock up EVERYTHING I..."
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"Just don't go there."
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