Heart of Santa Barbara
Within a 15-minute walk of this The Funk Zone hotel, you'll find Stearns Wharf and Santa Barbara City College. Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Santa Barbara Zoo are also within 2 miles (3 km).
Outdoor pool, terrace
An outdoor pool, self parking, and concierge services are featured at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. A terrace, a snack bar/deli, and a communal living room are also on offer.
Free WiFi, refrigerators
The individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and free local calls. Entertainment options include LCD TVs with cable channels, while refrigerators and microwaves provide the conveniences of home. Housekeeping is available on request.
Jul 15, 2020 by GM
Thank you for the feedback - we will certainly take your suggestion onboard and use it in our planning to continue to improve
Sep 10, 2019 by David Romero - General Manager
Thank you Anonymous. We appreciate the great score. Have a great day.
Mar 18, 2018 by GM
Hi John, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review from your recent stay at the Wayfarer. The entire staff at the Wayfarer takes pride in providing the best possible service and comfort for our guests and we are always looking for ways to improve.
Apr 26, 2017 by General Manager
Thank you for your review and kind words toward Vincent! We hope to welcome you back again soon!
Sep 30, 2016 by Kristin-General Manager
Thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience while staying at the Wayfarer. Thank you for being our guest and we hope you can visit us again! Warm regards,
Nov 3, 2015 by Casey
Dear Vania, SO happy we could be your stopover and that you had a great stay during your time here. We look forward to your next visit. Warm regards, Casey General Manager
Jun 30, 2015 by Casey
So happy you enjoyed our location and your overall stay. We always aim to please. Warm regards, Casey General Manager
Mar 27, 2015 by Casey
Dear Jason, What a wonderful five star review!! I'm so happy we have you as a continued guest! I also appreciate your stubborn refusal to try any other place :) This review was so nice to read. If you have a chance, say hi to me next time you visit us. Warm regards, Casey General Manager
The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
There's a snack bar/deli on site. WiFi is free in public spaces. An outdoor pool, a library, and a terrace are also featured at the business-friendly The Waterman. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3.5-star Santa Barbara hotel is smoke free.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)
The Waterman offers 31 accommodations with shared/communal kitchens and hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room full-sized refrigerators/freezers and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on request.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Special check-in instructions:
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.
Guests arriving after midnight must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
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 may be 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.
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.
For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott). This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA) and COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC).
Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.
The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.