53% Based on 119 reviews TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 3 out of 5

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Hotel Description

At Santa Barbara House you'll be 0.6 km (0.3 mi) from Santa Barbara Zoo and 3.4 km (2.1 mi) from Presidio Santa Barbara. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free self parking.

All 24 rooms feature TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy free WiFi, iPod docks, and coffee/tea makers. Nice touches to enhance your stay include free toiletries, while pillowtop beds and premium bedding invite a good night's rest. Additionally, room service, down comforters, and safes are available.

The hotel's own poolside bar and bar/lounge are nice places to enjoy a drink. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and a 24-hour fitness center. Each morning full breakfast is served between 6:30 AM and 11 AM. There's also the convenience of limited parking.

With a stay at this 3-star East Beach hotel, you'll be 3.8 km (2.4 mi) from Santa Barbara County Courthouse and 3.7 km (2.3 mi) from Santa Barbara Museum of Art.

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$116 per night

Standard Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

53% of guests recommend out of 119 reviews

Excellent 19
Good 30
Average 34
Poor 19
Terrible 17
Value <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Service <span>3.5</span> out of 5

Property Features

Santa Barbara House offers its guests an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly Santa Barbara House. You'll have access to the outdoor pool and health club at a partner property. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3-star Santa Barbara hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 24 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 4 conference rooms
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Bar or lounge
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) (19 km / 11.8 mi)
  • Train station: Santa Barbara Station (2.4 km / 1.5 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Santa Barbara House offers 24 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and safes. Pillowtop beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. Premium satellite television is provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Microwaves, refrigerators, and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in April 2015.

  • Pillowtop beds
  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator available
  • Microwave available
  • Coffee maker
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down blanket
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 11 AM.

Santa Barbara House has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

There is no front desk at this property. The check-in location differs from the property location. To check in, go to 1111 East Cabrillo Blvd
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-in for this property is based at 1111 E. Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93109. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 15 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per day.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Maximum 2 per room (weight limit: 50 lb)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, you can reach out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Guests of this property have access to the facilities at the adjacent Hyatt Centric Santa Barbara. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Destination fee: USD 20 per accommodation, per night
  • Resort fee: USD 20.00 per accommodation, per night

The resort fee includes:

  • Pool access
  • Fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • In-room bottled water
  • Parking

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 25 for adults, USD 10 and USD 25 for children (approximately)
  • Pet fee: USD 50 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per day

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Parkside Inn
  • Parkside Inn Santa Barbara
  • Parkside Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara House Hotel
  • The Parkside Hotel Santa Barbara
  • Parkside Hotel Santa Barbara

You should know

  • Up to 2 children 15 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • To make arrangements to bring your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation (please see the Fees section for related charges).