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Orange Tree Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed for 2 nights in this very comfortable hotel, The staff were very friendly and helpful, Its also very reasonably priced and has a nice small swimming pool. Its ideally placed for a stay in Santa Barbara, walking distance from all the sites and the pier. It is very quiet, and we slept really well, having ridden over 2000...

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Port Townsend, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room I had was large, cold feeling and very dated. The sliding balcony door rattled loudly in the wind all day and night, waking me constantly whenever a blast of wind would hit it. Only one slat window was functioning so that it could be opened. Bathroom fan was over the top obnoxiously noisy. The help at the front...

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Clovis, California, United States
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

First the good. It was a room with two beds and a bathroom. Was quite and peaceful. Now the not so good. The room we had smelled like cheap cologne (room 220). The exhauat shower window sill had a used bandaid and a really old price of used soap stuck on it. One of the beds had a couple of...

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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

My room was very comfortable, reasonably priced and even had a nice view of the mountains behind SB. The pool area is very nice. Room didn't have a microwave and the bathroom was very small but the onsite orange trees were in bloom, and orange blossoms smell fantastic, which is why I give the property 4 stars instead of 3.

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

Called was quoted one price per room. Called back to book two rooms.....same day within hour was quoted a different price by another desk person. Explained I just called and was told $ by a female who answered earlier. The guy basically told me I was wrong and confused. Eventually put me on hold to talk to someone came back...

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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed here on a busy Saturday night, found it and chose it for low price. It's good for one night. The staff were super friendly at check in and out. We had a large room, 2 queen, at back of building, shared patio, very very quiet. Very comfy beds and pillows w a great AC and or fan for white...

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Pittsburgh, PA
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I was looking for an inexpensive place not far from the main tourist area of Santa Barbara. This served the purpose. It wasn't anything fancy, but it was convenient. My google maps took me to another location & I had to call for directions.

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Ensenada, Mexico
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We booked a two bedroom room, really weird layout it had a mirror and vanity with two queen beds in one larger room and one queen bed with full bathroom in adjoining bedroom. Carpet was stained, room was dirty no well cleaned. No signal on TV. There was only a wall A/C unit in the larger bedroom, at night smaller...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Great rooms, comfy beds, clean, professional, competent staff, booked online made this a very affordable option for my business trip. So glad I booked here. 7-11 mart and Subway next door, Garrett's for breakfast or lunch on the corner, AM/PM mini mart across the street, Mobil gas station in walking distance on corner, close to the 101 N and S....

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for one night during a road trip along the California coast. A comfortable and clean motel, not too far from the sea front. I would say it was a little expensive for what you get, but I think that's just Santa Barbara!

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Additional Information about Orange Tree Inn

Address: 1920 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $128 - $349 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Orange Tree Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
Orange Tree Hotel Santa Barbara
Orange Tree Motel
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#5 Best Value Hotel in Santa Barbara
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“All the rooms are well furnished on this 2 storey hotel. Ground floor, on the left if you want access to the pool from your room”
L4740PYjohnb, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“To avoid lots of street noise, choose a room toward the back.”
Excalibur13, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Stay up on the second floor-less foot traffic. Also, you will have a nice, semi-private balcony with two chairs and a table”
CasinoBlackJack3292, 25 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Second story has vaulted ceilings,rooms on west are quiet.”
932katherineh, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“First floor by the pool!!”
nolwennr172, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
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