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Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

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Room & Suite (358)
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Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fess parker”(711 reviews)
“across the street”(366 reviews)
“ocean view”(211 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
Enjoy the relaxed luxury and natural beauty of the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort. Set across 8 Spanish-style buildings along the Pacific coastline, our resort has something for everyone. Our oversized guest rooms have comforts like a large HDTV, cozy seating, and a bathroom...
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Location and contact
633 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3611
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15.1 km to Santa Barbara Airport
207 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
2.5 km from Santa Barbara County Courthouse
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Years ago I spent about 200 nights here. What a shock to see how their customer service has declined. Room not ready, no estimate of when it would be, front desk unresponsive. The baggage staff was very good and embarrassed by the lack of responsiveness...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I and two teenagers stayed two nights at this hotel in early June. We were really impressed with the hotel and loved the Disney connection(actor Fess Parker used to own this hotel) and that the hotel still pays an homage to his...More

Thank ggsnowwhite
Response from FPDTR, Guest Relations Manager at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront ResortResponded 11 June 2018

ggsnowwhite - On behalf of the entire staff at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort, thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve you and your family. We are delighted to know you enjoyed the large guestrooms, the new design and our fantastic location. Thank...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had an ocean view room, but it's barely a view. First, there's a lawn in front of the room, then a road, then a sidewalk, more grass and trees and then the beach! We arrived on July 3 and discovered that people are allowed...More

Thank Blythe141
Response from FPDTR, Guest Relations Manager at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront ResortResponded yesterday

Blythe141 - It is disappointing to learn your stay was not as enjoyable as it should have been. Santa Barbara is a very popular destination for the 4th of July holiday due to the fantastic location, harbor activities, the parade and wonderful annual fireworks display...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Below are the pictures of a “partial sea view” for $495 per night without taxes or the resort fee. You can BARELY see the sea above the roof top across the way. (See my pics) I am a Hilton Gold member (even been a Diamond...More

2  Thank Bob59
Reviewed 1 week ago

Formerly the Fess Parker Doubletree, this Hilton has been remodeled and has an excellent location, staff and nice pool area. Walking distance to the beach, downtown Funk Zone, dining, tasting rooms and super friendly and professional staff!

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$281 - US$648 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#11 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#25 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$281 - US$648 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Spa Hotel in Santa Barbara
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#11 Luxury Hotel in Santa Barbara
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#25 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (358)
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Dining (24)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
Family and Play Areas (3)
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Jennifer A
5 May 2018|
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Response from justinkuj | Reviewed this property |
I'm not certain there is but the drive from LAX is nice up the coast depending on what time you fly in. It would most likely be cheaper to rent as well.
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STACIA A
3 March 2018|
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Response from cmkr1969 | Reviewed this property |
I believe several of the ocean view buildings are done, including the one we were in, which was the Dahlia. If you inquire with the front desk, I'm sure they can help you ensure that you are nowhere near the construction... More
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Jason C
6 November 2017|
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Response from Maria R | Reviewed this property |
They should be but check at least 1 month prior to verify. Get name of person you talked to n date n time. Also you can probably Che k on website.
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Room Tips
"Don't pay for an oceanview room. Better yet, stay somewhere else."
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"Only one three story building has an elevator. The other buildings are two story. If stairs are a problem..."
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"Don’t ask, they don’t listen"
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"Ask for ocean facing rooms - worth the extra price. Hated our view of the parking lot."
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