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The Fess Parker Santa Barbara Hotel - a DoubleTree Resort by Hilton

633 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103, United States
+1 805 564 4333

$223+

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7.8/10 Good
Based on 1,589 reviews
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  • 9.2
  • 8.0
  • 4.8
  • 4.0

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    Welcome to The Fess Parker - Santa Barbara A DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Resort. Located on one of Southern California's most beautiful coastlines, our dramatic 24-acre, mission-style Santa Barbara hotel is located just half a mile from downtown and only 20 minutes from the Santa Barbara Airport (SBA). Discover California attractions and Santa Ynez Wine Country with ease from our stunning beachfront resort and landscaped grounds Enjoy a warm welcome and receive a smile and a freshly made, signature chocolate chip cookie when you check-in. Unwind in a spacious guestroom with mountain, garden or ocean views and enjoy a private balcony or patio Indulge in delicious cuisine and enjoy the casual atmosphere at Café Los Arcos, open daily for breakfast and lunch or choose from prime aged beef, fresh seafood and great local wines at Rodney’s Steak House. Relax poolside and enjoy a burger or sandwich at the seasonal Terraza del Mar Pool BBQ or relax by our two fire pits with a cocktail at Barra Los Arcos Celebrate a special occasion or host a stunning wedding reception at our Santa Barbara hotel offering more than 40,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor meeting space including a semi-enclosed plaza, overlooking the ocean Relax by our Olympic-sized outdoor pool and whirlpool, work out in the fitness center or rejuvenate at our Spa del Mar. Enjoy a game of tennis, stay connected in our business center or retire to a spacious guestroom with room service at our pet-friendly Santa Barbara hotel

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    Amenities

    • Wi-Fi
    • Fitness center
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business center
    • Car rental
    • Concierge service
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Hot tub
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry facilities
    • Free airport shuttle
    • Internet (surcharge)
    • Parking (surcharge)
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    Overall Rating

    7.8 Good
    Based on 1,589 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
    • 5.9 "Bar is ok."
    • 5.5 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.8 "Not very clean."
    • 4.0 "Vibe wasn't good."
    • 3.4 "Value below average."
    • 2.4 "Disappointing internet connection."
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    Overall Rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 572 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 7.5 "Good service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.4 "Good amenities."
      9.7 "97% found the grounds to be nice."
      8.2 "82% enjoyed the lobby entrance."
    • 5.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Beds were acceptable for 68%."
    • 4.3 "Not very clean."
      3.5 "65% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      0.5 "95% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.8 "Value below average."
      3.1 "69% thought it was overpriced."
    • 2.5 "Disappointing internet connection."
      3.1 "69% thought it was overpriced."
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    Overall Rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 937 reviews
    • 9.9 "Wonderful beach."
    • 8.6 "Location is great."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      8.4 "City centre within easy reach, said 84%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.5 "Good pool."
    • 5.9 "Bar is ok."
    • 4.7 "Not very clean."
      3.2 "68% said rooms were dirty."
      0.5 "95% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      3.2 "68% said rooms were dirty."
      1.3 "87% complained about the bathroom."
      1.9 "81% thought they were poorly maintained."
      0.2 "For 98%, the rooms looked old."
      0.6 "94% found problems with the furniture."
      0.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 100%."
      0.9 "91% were disappointed with the minibar."
      0.5 "95% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.1 "Vibe wasn't good."
      0.5 "95% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 2.8 "Terrible value."
      2.4 "76% thought it was overpriced."
      2.8 "72% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 2.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.4 "76% thought it was overpriced."
      1.6 "84% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    8.2 Excellent
    Based on 31 reviews
    • 9.9 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.2 "Great service."
    • 7.9 "Good amenities."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.9 "Not very clean."

    Overall Rating

    6.7 Good
    Based on 47 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.1 "Great service."
    • 7.6 "Good amenities."
    • 4.6 "Not very clean."
    • 4.4 "Rooms are not good."
    • 4.0 "Vibe wasn't good."
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