Harbor View Inn - Santa Barbara

28 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, United States, 93101  show map
 4 stars
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Harbor View Inn - Santa Barbara

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Reflex massage

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

Verified Reviews:

  • Rooms are fantastic - Bed was super comfy - Spa was excellent - Complimentary wifi
  • Fitness center is tiny - Staff is superb - Highly recommend - Nice, but overpriced
  • Clean hotel - Great for beach access - Room was spacious - Large bath area
  • Close to all the attractions - Staff was friendly - Attached restaurant - Yummy breakfast
  • Across form pier and harbor - View of the ocean - Great service - Parking was easy

Overview

Harbor View Inn provides 115 rooms with a wonderful view of the ocean. Since 1984, it has been hosting guests in the center of Santa Barbara.

A short walk will take you to Arroyo Burro County Beach Park and Santa Barbara County Courthouse in 20 minutes. The hotel is 5 minutes' walk away from Stearns Wharf, Ty Warner Sea Center and Antioch College.

This spectacular property offers proximity to parks.

Guests will find themselves a 5-minute walk from Amtrack Santa Barbara train station. The hotel is located 15 minutes' drive from Municipal airport.

Rooms

All elegant rooms are equipped with a CD player, free Wi-Fi, coffee/tea makers, a safe and TV. Some rooms feature views over the Pacific Ocean. Guests can make use of bathrobes, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer in every bathroom.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. The intimate restaurant serves special meals. Guests can visit the comfortable Poolside bar for a wide range of coffee and tea as well as snacks and pastries.

Services

There are bicycle rentals available on site.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include a pool and cribs. The hotel offers fitness center and a gym to ensure guests keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 25 per day.

Number of rooms:   115.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Souvenir shop
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Garden area
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view
  • Ocean view
  • Resort view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/Extractor
  • Paid mini-bar

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Sound docking station
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  4 am

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 4 may stay for free in an extra bed. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

28 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, United States, 93101

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City Center
  • Santa Barbara
    1.3 km
Airports
  • Municipal (SBA)
    14.0 km
  • Cunnamulla (CMA)
    59.0 km
Train Stations
  • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
    400 m
  • Santa Barbara Amtrak
    400 m
Restaurants
  • Eladios (cuisine: American)
    70 m
  • Eladio's at the Harbor View Inn (cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Californian)
    60 m
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  4 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    115

Rooms and availability

Harbor View Inn Double Room Guest RoomHarbor View Inn Double Room Hotel informationHarbor View Inn Double Room
Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or 2 Queen-size beds or 1 King-size bed and 1 Double bed
Size: 42 m²
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  • Air conditioning
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A flat-screen TV, mini bar, and tea and coffee-making facilities are included in this room. A city view is featured.

Room facilities
    Triple Room
    Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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    Resort/City View- 2 Queens

    Quadruple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
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    Quad Room For 4 Pax

    Family Double Room
    Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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    Resort/City View- 2 Queens

    Harbor View Inn Deluxe Double Room Guest RoomHarbor View Inn Deluxe Double Room Guest RoomHarbor View Inn Deluxe Double Room Lobby View
    Deluxe Double Room
    Bed type: King-size bed
    Size: 51 m²
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      Harbor View Inn Deluxe Top floor Double Room Guest RoomHarbor View Inn Deluxe Top floor Double Room Guest RoomHarbor View Inn Deluxe Top floor Double Room Lobby View
      Deluxe Top floor Double Room
      Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
      Size: 51 m²
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      • Air conditioning
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      A flat-screen TV with premium channels and pay options, mini bar, terrycloth bathrobes, hairdryer, ironing facilities, safety deposit box and coffee machine are included in this upper level room. Please note: No extra beds are permitted in this room type.

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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Harbor View Inn - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
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        Hotel Address:

        28 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, United States, 93101

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Santa Barbara
          1.3 km
        Airports
        • Municipal (SBA)
          14.0 km
        • Cunnamulla (CMA)
          59.0 km
        Train Stations
        • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
          400 m
        • Santa Barbara Amtrak
          400 m
        Restaurants
        • Eladios (cuisine: American)
          70 m
        • Eladio's at the Harbor View Inn (cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Californian)
          60 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  4 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          115

        Harbor View Inn Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Santa Barbara Harbor and Breakwater - 100 m
        • Joe's Cafe - 500 m
        • Martini Madness Lounge - 500 m
        • The James Joyce - 600 m
        • Blue Agave - 800 m

        Train stations

        • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara - 300 m
        • Santa Barbara Amtrak - 300 m

        Amusement

        • Historic Carousels - 400 m

        Historical sites

        • Trussell-Winchester Adobe - 600 m
        • Fernald Mansion - 600 m
        • Presidio State Historic Park - 1.3 km

        Stadiums

        • La Playa Stadium - 900 m

        Museums

        • Sea Center - 100 m
        • Community Arts Music Assn - 300 m
        • Arts Fund - 500 m
        • Old Spanish Days Carriage Museum - 500 m
        • Santa Barbara Carriage Museum - 500 m
        • Art From Scrap - 1.0 km
        • Santa Barbara Historical Museum - 1.2 km
        • Santa Barbara Performing Arts - 1.3 km

        Parks

        • Santa Barbara Parks and Rec Dept - 1.1 km
        • EL Presidio de Santa Barbara State Park - 1.3 km

        Halls

        • Veterans Memorial Building - 100 m

        Universities, Institutes

        • Santa Barbara City College - 800 m
        • Santa Barbara Community Clg - 1.2 km
        • Institute For Holistic Studies - 1.3 km

        Theaters

        • Lobero Theatre Foundation - 1.3 km

        Casinos

        • Thomas Casino Systems - 1.3 km

        Oceanfront Areas

        Local attractions

        • Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 1.8 km
          1100 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara
        • Karpeles Manuscript Library - 1.8 km
          21 West Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara
        • Santa Barbara Zoo - 2.1 km
          500 Ninos Drive, Santa Barbara
        • Santa Barbara Museum of Art - 1.8 km
          1130 State Street, Santa Barbara
        • Shoreline Park - 1.9 km
          Shoreline Drive and La Marina Drive, Santa Barbara

        Near the hotel

        • Stearns Wharf - 50 m
          Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara
        • Chase Palm Park - 710 m
          323 E Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara
        • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum - 910 m
          113 Harbor Way, Ste. 190, Santa Barbara
        • Santa Barbara Historical Museum - 1.3 km
          136 East De la Guerra Street, Santa Barbara
        • Reagan Ranch Center - 350 m
          217 State Street, Santa Barbara
        • Carriage & Western Art Museum - 750 m
          129 Castillo St., Santa Barbara
        • Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum - 1.1 km
          653 Paseo Nuevo, Upper Arts Terrace, Santa Barbara

        Restaurants nearby

        • Eladios - 70 m

          Address: 1 State St
          Phone: +1 805-963-4466

          63% likes this, based on 113 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: CAD 27 - CAD 67

        • Scarlett Begonia - 90 m

          Address: 11 West Victoria Street #10
          Phone: (805) 770-2143

          78% likes this, based on 91 reviews
          Cuisine: American
          Price Range: CAD 39 - CAD 39

        • El Torito - 190 m

          Address: 29 E. Cabrillo Blvd
          Phone: (805) 963-1968

          Cuisine: Mexican

        • Eladio's at the Harbor View Inn - 60 m

          Address: 28 W. Cabrillo Blvd.

          66% likes this, based on 52 reviews
          Cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Californian

        • Rusty's Pizza Parlor - 160 m

          Address: 15 E Cabrillo Blvd
          Phone: (805) 564-1111

          66% likes this, based on 102 reviews

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  4 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          115
        Hotels nearby
        Hotel Santa Barbara
        3 stars
        0.9 km
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        Harbor View Inn Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Harbor View Inn

        Average guest rating

        7.8out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 59 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Rooms
        9.1
        Value
        8.2
        Location
        9.8
        Service
        9.6

        Individual guest reviews

        • Couple
          8.8

          Beautiful accommodations, amazing location, comfortable bed, friendly housekeeping staff.

          Desk staff wasn't as welcoming or as helpful as in many of the other luxury hotels we've stayed at. The check-in seemed rushed even though no one was in the lobby. This was my 35th birthday trip and no one went out of their way to recognize it.

        • Single
          9.2

          Excellent facilities, very helpful staff, terrific location

          A more powerful hair dryer would have been nice

        • Couple
          8.0

          The Inn was beautiful and luxurious. The staff was friendly, the rooms were spacious and tastefully decorated. The bathrooms were amazing!

          The room was a bit pricey.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          I was close to the ocean and central to the city so we could do what we wanted to do easily and without long car trips

        • Family with children
          8.2

          The room was very large and comfortable with double qeen bed and living zone both inside the room and outdoor in a small garden. Position of the hotel is perfect, in the best zone of Santa Barbara, near all attractions.

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          Loved the proximity to the beach and the room was awesome. Clean, nicely decorated and very comfortable.

          The room keys deactivated 3 times. We had to keep returning to the front desk to have them reactivated. Very frustrating! We were not the only ones, as we overheard other guests experiencing the same issues. Obviously the hotel needs to invest in a new system. The front desk staff were apologetic and told us to keep them away from our cell phones as this could demagnetize them. We followed their instructions, but it still kept happening.

        • Single
          9.6

          Meticulously maintained and in a great location--would return

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          It's location is superb and the beds are probably the best I have ever slept in - well ous was anyway. But it was expensive for what you got

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Beautiful view. Walking distance to many shops and right on trolley line so moving about is easy.

          I had a problem with the bath tub, and it was not fixed during my stay. I had taken a bath (the tub is huge and great for soaking). But the stopper was stuck and I couldn't release the water. My husband notified housekeeping, who came and unplugged the stopper to let the water out, then cleaned the tub. But the stopper was left out and not fixed so I could not use the tub again.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Easy location on the Santa Barbara waterfront, nice stroll to restaurants, a clean and comfortable hotel.

        • Older travelers
          6.0

          Great location across from the Wharf and Harbor.

          The air condition was not working in our room, and it was uncomfortably hot and stuffy. The maintenance staff adjusted the thermostat, but it did not fix the problem. Next morning, we heard the air conditioning in our building was broken. We checked out a day early. Otherwise, the room was nice. Bathroom very nice. Restaurant on the corner was average at best.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          Pleasant & Central beach location with easy access to town, restaurants, etc. Well appointed & quiet room with easy access to pool & spa. Good parking.

          No criticism at all. It was perfect for a short,non-business trip to Sta. Barbara.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          location, service, quality of food, show and big bath!

          Found matress a little "soft and soggy" for my taste

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          It was accurately portrayed on the web. We got what we expected to get.

        • Family with children
          6.2

          Clean and well equipped

          Two rooms were not adjacent Restaurant was closed - no breakfast facilities Pricey for what it was

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Harbor View Inn - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        28 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, United States, 93101

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Santa Barbara
          1.3 km
        Airports
        • Municipal (SBA)
          14.0 km
        • Cunnamulla (CMA)
          59.0 km
        Train Stations
        • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
          400 m
        • Santa Barbara Amtrak
          400 m
        Restaurants
        • Eladios (cuisine: American)
          70 m
        • Eladio's at the Harbor View Inn (cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Californian)
          60 m
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  4 am
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Number of rooms:
          115