Hotel Californian

36 State St | Santa Barbara, CA 93101  [SEE MAP]Santa Barbara, CA  [SEE ADDRESS]
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Overview

Superb location in Santa Barbara’s Funk Zone
A stay here is expensive

According to recent visitors, a stay at the Hotel Californian is worth the high room rates, the $30 daily resort fee and the $38 valet parking fee. Adjacent to the Santa Barbara, California, waterfront in the city's Funk Zone area, this Preferred LVX outpost delivers Spanish colonial-style architecture and modern Moorish decor. Guests will find large flat-screen TVs, Nespresso coffee makers, custom Hotel Californian bath products, stocked cocktail carts, Martyn Lawrence Bullard furnishings, light fixtures and wallcoverings inside all of the stylish accommodations. What's more, the property features a Moroccan-inspired spa, multiple meeting rooms (including a rooftop deck and a ballroom) and two restaurants – Goat Tree and Blackbird. Goat Tree offers casual breakfast fare and picnic baskets with seasonal items, while Blackbird features Mediterranean-influence cuisine made with locally sourced ingredients. No additional facilities are available on-site; however, members of the iPrefer program can earn or redeem points while staying here.

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Location
Santa Barbara, CA
Hotel Class
5.0-star
Property Type
Hotel

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  • GREATCritic Rating

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Critic Reviews

  • Condé Nast Hot List 2018
  • Condé Nast Readers' Choice List 2018
  • Fodor's Choice
  • Travel + Leisure "It List" 2018

Guest Reviews

A hotel's guest rating is calculated using data provided under license by TripAdvisor. A total of 31 have reviewed the Hotel Californian, giving it a rating of 4.5, on a scale of 1-5.

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TripAdvisor Travel Rating: TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 31 reviews 4.5 (based on 31 reviews)

Amenities

  • Dining
  • Fitness Center
  • Free Internet
  • Pool

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