Best Western Beachside Inn - Santa Barbara

336 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, United States, 93101-3855  show map
 2 stars
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Best Western Beachside Inn - Santa Barbara

 Paid Wi-Fi
 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Meeting facilities

Business center

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Verified Reviews:

  • Breakfast was very disappointing - Bed was comfortable - Free wireless
  • Clean bathroom - Modern ac - Parking lot is huge
  • Staff was quite friendly - No air conditioning - Room was spectacular
  • Great service - Room was clean - Would definitely stay here again
  • Nice flat screen tv - Free internet - Great room

Overview

The lovely Best Western Beachside Inn offers panoramic views of Santa Barbara from many air-conditioned guestrooms. The building was renovated in 2007.

Steps away from The Granada Theatre, Lobero Theatre and Arlington Theatre the hotel is located in the center of Santa Barbara. The property is 500 meters away from Brooks Institute of Photography, Santa Barbara Maritime Museum and Moreton Bay Fig Tree.

The hotel offers beautiful location close to parks.

Santa Barbara Amtrak train station lies within a 10-minute walk. Municipal airport is 15 minutes' drive from the hotel.

Rooms

This property has 60 guestrooms including Pool Side Single Room, Mini Quadruple Room and Mini Mini Suite appointed with a writing desk, a patio, Wi-Fi, a private balcony and satellite TV. They come with a fridge, coffee/tea makers and a microwave as well as bathrooms with a roll in shower, bath sheets and a hairdryer.

Eat

A continental breakfast is offered at the breakfast room.

Services

The hotel offers a photocopier, printers and fax/photocopying services and helpful staff.

Relax

Leisure facilities in Best Western Beachside Inn include an outdoor swimming pool. Guests can choose from sailing, golf and surfing available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public hotel parking is possible on site and the rate is USD 3 per day.

Year renovated   2007.  Number of rooms   60.

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Breakfast room

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beachfront
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

336 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, United States, 93101-3855

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City Center
  • Santa Barbara
    5000 ft
Airports
  • Municipal (SBA)
    8.5 mi
  • Cunnamulla (CMA)
    36.8 mi
Train Stations
  • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
    2000 ft
  • Santa Barbara Amtrak
    2000 ft
Restaurants
  • Toma Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: Italian, Californian)
    200 ft
  • Sambo's Restaurant (cuisine: American)
    800 ft
Beaches
  • Thousand Steps Beach
    1.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    60

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or King Size bed or Queen Size bed
Size: 230 sq. feet
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    Pool Side Double Room
    Bed type: Queen Size bed
    Size: 230 sq. feet
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      Bed type: King Size bed
      Size: 230 sq. feet
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      Double Room

      Room facilities
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        Bed type: Queen Size bed
        Size: 230 sq. feet
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Best Western Beachside Inn - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
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          Hotel Address:

          336 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, United States, 93101-3855

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Santa Barbara
            5000 ft
          Airports
          • Municipal (SBA)
            8.5 mi
          • Cunnamulla (CMA)
            36.8 mi
          Train Stations
          • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
            2000 ft
          • Santa Barbara Amtrak
            2000 ft
          Restaurants
          • Toma Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: Italian, Californian)
            200 ft
          • Sambo's Restaurant (cuisine: American)
            800 ft
          Beaches
          • Thousand Steps Beach
            1.4 mi
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            60

          Best Western Beachside Inn Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Santa Barbara Harbor and Breakwater - 2000 ft
          • Martini Madness Lounge - 2700 ft
          • Joe's Cafe - 2700 ft
          • The James Joyce - 3000 ft
          • Blue Agave - 3300 ft

          Train stations

          Amusement

          • Historic Carousels - 3000 ft

          Historical sites

          • Trussell-Winchester Adobe - 1000 ft
          • Fernald Mansion - 1000 ft

          Stadiums

          • La Playa Stadium - 1400 ft

          Museums

          • Santa Barbara Carriage Museum - 400 ft
          • Old Spanish Days Carriage Museum - 400 ft
          • Sea Center - 1000 ft
          • Community Arts Music Assn - 2700 ft
          • Arts Fund - 3000 ft
          • Art From Scrap - 4600 ft
          • Santa Barbara Historical Museum - 4600 ft
          • Santa Barbara Performing Arts - 5000 ft
          • Santa Barbara Festival Ballet - 5000 ft

          Halls

          • Veterans Memorial Building - 1400 ft
          • Fraternal Order of Eagles - 4600 ft

          Universities, Institutes

          Theaters

          • Lobero Theatre Foundation - 4600 ft
          • Lobero Theatre - 4600 ft

          Oceanfront Areas

          Local Attractions

          • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park - 1.0 mi
            123 E Canon Perdido Street, Santa Barbara
          • Santa Barbara Museum of Art - 1.2 mi
            1130 State Street, Santa Barbara
          • Ty Warner Sea Center - 1.2 mi
            211 Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara
          • Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 1.2 mi
            1100 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara
          • Karpeles Manuscript Library - 1.2 mi
            21 West Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara

          Near the hotel

          • Carriage & Western Art Museum - 1200 ft
            129 Castillo St., Santa Barbara
          • Stearns Wharf - 1700 ft
            Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara
          • Chase Palm Park - 4000 ft
            323 E Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara
          • Shoreline Park - 4700 ft
            Shoreline Drive and La Marina Drive, Santa Barbara
          • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum - 1600 ft
            113 Harbor Way, Ste. 190, Santa Barbara
          • Reagan Ranch Center - 2300 ft
            217 State Street, Santa Barbara
          • Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum - 4100 ft
            653 Paseo Nuevo, Upper Arts Terrace, Santa Barbara

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Toma Restaurant and Bar - 200 ft

            Address: 324 W. Cabrillo Blvd

            77% likes this, based on 159 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian, Californian

          • Brophy Bros. - 1900 ft

            Address: 119 Harbor Way
            Phone: 805-966-4418

            61% likes this, based on 532 reviews
            Cuisine: American, Seafood, Oyster Bar, Fish & Chips
            Price Range: USD 9 - USD 30

          • Chuck's Waterfront Grill - 1600 ft

            Address: 113 Harbor Way
            Phone: 805-564-1200

            67% likes this, based on 99 reviews
            Cuisine: Seafood, Californian
            Price Range: USD 20 - USD 35

          • Sambo's Restaurant - 800 ft

            Address: 216 W Cabrillo Blvd
            Phone: 805-965-3269

            63% likes this, based on 253 reviews
            Cuisine: American
            Price Range: USD 6 - USD 15

          • Rudy's Mexican Restaurant - 1400 ft

            Address: 305 W. Montecito St.
            Phone: 805 899-3152

            78% likes this, based on 51 reviews
            Cuisine: Mexican

          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            60

          Best Western Beachside Inn Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Beachside Inn

          Average guest rating

          7.6out of 10
          Excellent
          Based on 118 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          9.0
          Value
          5.3
          Rooms
          7.0
          Service
          6.0
          Dining
          6.0

          Individual guest reviews

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            This is a great place. Nice staff and a computer in the lobby that actually worked. Confirmed my opinion that you guys are doing your homework. Could do a little better on breakfast, however (a little bit on the Motel 6 side)

          • Single
            3.2

            This was a great disappointment. I was traveling alone and did not expect what I found. The hotel is NOT oceanside(it's a harbor) and the pool is VERY small. My room had paper thin walls and the door open out into a noisy outside pathway near the pool. The website sounded way better than the actual place. I checked in but did not stay.

          • Couple
            9.2

            The room was spotless and comfy. I love the sparkling, white linens.

          • Couple
            9.2

            Nice, clean, friendly service

            Bathroom area a little outdated, couldn't use bath tub plunger didn't work

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            We were put next to a room/area that there was construction going on and was not able to relax in our room with all the noise that it caused.

          • Older travelers
            8.4

            The room was had a very pleasing and relaxing decor. The swimming pool was nicely heated for October time of year. The staff were very friendly and helpful.

            The Bathroom had a standup shower that leaked all over the bathroom floor. I let the front desk know when we checked out. He said they would look into it and fix it. It would seem to me that problem has been there for a while since it was so glaring.

          • Group of friends
            5.0

            I left a card with my comments, but in short : very little counter space in bathroom, noise throughout the night (could not find the source, some engine noise on and off, very unnerving), bath towel non absorbing, one towel bar in bathroom, no hook, etc...

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            We had a waterfront view, and it was walking distance to downtown shopping.

            The staff were just barely helpful.

          • Older travelers
            6.2

            The staff was very nice wen we got to the hotel, and help alot about finding a great a good mexican restraunt. They also got us cabs as needed.

            We will never stay at this hotel again. We asked to use a bathroom after we got back to pick up our luggage. They said they had no bathroom that we might use. We had turned our key in when we left for our walk untill we came back for our luggage. They told us to go across the street to the public bathrooms!! Would you stay in a place like this. also my husband has had four back operations and i`m having a new hip in one month!!

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            very good location and breakfeast was great

          • Couple
            8.8

            - size of the room, balcony towards the sea

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            Perfect location, just in front of the beach and easy to access. The room is clean and big enough.

            limited choice of breachfast.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Good location, across the road from the beach and within walking distance of town; free parking, friendly and helpful staff.

            Nothing - all good.

          • Older travelers
            7.8

            Within walking distance of State Street (shops and restaurants) the beach and pier. Swimming pool and pleasant outside seating area. Breakfast included.

            Our view of the pool room was quite noisy.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            It was just across the street from the beach and a park. It was a nice location near lots of resturants.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Best Western Beachside Inn - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          336 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, United States, 93101-3855

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Santa Barbara
            5000 ft
          Airports
          • Municipal (SBA)
            8.5 mi
          • Cunnamulla (CMA)
            36.8 mi
          Train Stations
          • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
            2000 ft
          • Santa Barbara Amtrak
            2000 ft
          Restaurants
          • Toma Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: Italian, Californian)
            200 ft
          • Sambo's Restaurant (cuisine: American)
            800 ft
          Beaches
          • Thousand Steps Beach
            1.4 mi
          Hotel information
          • Check-In:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-Out:
            until  12 pm
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            60
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