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Hotel Description

5-star adults-only B&B near Santa Barbara County Courthouse

Heart of Santa Barbara

Within a 15-minute walk of this Upper East B&B, you'll find Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Presidio Santa Barbara and Mission Santa Barbara are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Free perks

This bed & breakfast features free WiFi in public areas, laundry facilities, and free self parking. Enjoy the free full breakfast each morning. A terrace, a garden, and a lobby fireplace are also on offer.

Free WiFi, iPod docks

The 15 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and iPod docks. LCD TVs come with cable channels, and other amenities include room service and free newspapers.

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed (Mary Simpson - Detached Private Bathroom)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$329* Per night/room Nov 24 - Nov 25

Superior Room, 1 King Bed, Patio, Fireplace (Tack Room)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Signature Room, Accessible, Jetted Tub, Fireplace (Carriage Room)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Loft, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Fireplace, Garden View (Hayloft)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Luxury Cottage, 1 Queen Bed, Jetted Tub, Fireplace (Abbeywood Cottage)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Traditional Suite, 1 King Bed, Kitchen, Fireplace (Pendle Cottage)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

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94.0% of guests recommend out of 808 reviews

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Property Features

Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free nightly manager's reception. Public spaces have free WiFi. Spa services, a library, and a terrace are also featured at the luxury Simpson House Inn. Self parking is free. This Victorian Santa Barbara bed & breakfast is smoke free.

  • 15 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Built in 1874
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) (15 km / 9.3 mi)
  • Train station: Santa Barbara Station (2.6 km / 1.6 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Simpson House Inn offers 15 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.

  • IPod dock
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • HD television
  • Cable channels
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served free full breakfast daily from 8:30 AM to 10 AM. The bed & breakfast hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the bed & breakfast include complimentary bicycles.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Free bicycles on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children younger than 18 are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests 18 and older are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance. Elevators are not available. Contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Minimum guest age is 18
  • Caters to adults only

Hotel Names

  • Simpson House
  • Simpson House Inn
  • Simpson House Inn Santa Barbara
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  • Simpson House Hotel Santa Barbara
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You should know

  • Reservations are needed for spa treatments. For reservations, contact the bed & breakfast before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • This is an adults-only property and guests under 18 years old aren't allowed.
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