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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This time the wifi was working well and I had no problems getting connected to the internet from anywhere on the property. So I'm giving the hotel a 4 now rating. The parking lot is a bit tight tho and I've noticed that many guests go over the lines in the parking spaces so that their cars use up a...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had an overnight stay at Sandpiper Lodge. Fairly decent motel all in all. The breakfast was decent with omelette and choice of bread. On the downside, walls are not as soundproof and you can hear a lot from other rooms; not the State Street in front though. Parking was plentiful and fairly safe.

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Thank 550kostis
Hirakata, Japan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice hotel; it is a little bit further from downtown, but it has everything you need for a night rest. They have family rooms, with two sleeping areas in the same room; they have a coffee machine in the room as well. The offer a very good breakfast, and parking space.

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Thank Alvaro C
San Diego, CA
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is a reasonably priced hotel, not too far from downtown State St. Friendly staff, nice sized rooms. The beds weren't the most comfortable, but I'd give them a 7 out of 10. Good breakfast and awesome that they have Keurigs in the room! Nice Jacuzzi :).

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Thank DebDaveLuke
Mission Viejo, California
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We stayed as a family of 6 here last week. We had a two bedroom setup which was great to get the kids to bed earlier. Initial impressions were good. Reception was helpful and friendly. The rooms are pretty dated and the carpet really quite filthy. The bathroom was clean but again dated. They should try some floormats inside and...

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Thank MBell_TA
McAlester, Oklahoma, United States
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Very friendly service, clean and comfortable. Room had microwave, fridge, and safe. Can't beat the price and lots of eateries across the street or within walking distance. I would definitely stay here again.

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Thank Rateorhate
Goleta, California
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Checking in and out were smooth processes. The Lodge has exterior access to all rooms. The great news is an elevator will transport you and your luggage to the second floor. Great not having to heft luggage up and down stairs. The motel is clean and quiet. The rooms and bathrooms are larger than average. Complimentary breakfast goes beyond the...

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Thank blamboley
Irvine, California
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I enjoy staying at this hotel when working in Santa Barbara. Manissa was so helpful getting me checked in after a long day. I really wanted to recognize her hard work by writing this review. A great place to stay with very knowledgeable staff that offers great support at an affordable price.

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1Thank haunsanderson
Manhattan Beach, CA
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I found this to be a fine motel. The front desk was super friendly checking in and out. The room was clean and provided decent bathroom amenities along with a coffee machine,hair dryer, plenty of cups and glasses, a microwave, small frig and flat screen tv. Parking was available close to my room. The complimentary breakfast had several bread choices,...

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1Thank Yvettetravels
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

I visited Santa Barbara CA with my cousin. This hotel was very nice, very clean and I felt safe! It is about 4-5 miles away from the beach, but the price was definitely right! Also, the staff is really nice and helpful. This place is a gem!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Whether you are visiting Santa Barbara for business or pleasure, we invite you to enjoy the three-diamond amenities and services of the Sandpiper Lodge on Upper State Street. From our prime location on upper State Street, you are poised to experience all that one of California's premier destinations has to offer-beaches, gardens, museums, historical sites, dining, shopping, and entertainment. With well-appointed rooms and suites and a heated pool and spa, the Sandpiper Lodge offers ideal accommodations for budget-minded travelers desiring a degree of sophistication. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandpiper Lodge

Address: 3525 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-2689
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $144 - $286 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sandpiper Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 74
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Also Known As:
Sandpiper Hotel Santa Barbara
Sandpiper Motel Santa Barbara
Sandpiper Santa Barbara
Sandpiper Inn Santa Barbara
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“Two room suites are not all configured the same. We liked the one with bathroom located between the two rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles blamboley, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Go outside for a walk when staying here. Great breakfast place next door.”
 of 5 bubbles haunsanderson, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“check around”
 of 5 bubbles frostygail, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Inquire at checkin for quietest room and the downtown shuttle.”
 of 5 bubbles traveladdict2015, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Only thing I would like are free local telephone calls since I do not have a cell phone.”
 of 5 bubbles joankasparasol, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
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