Within 30 miles of Santa Barbara, CA.
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La Quinta Inn & Suites
Santa Barbara

1601 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone: 1-805-966-0807
Fax: 1-805-966-6502
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The La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara hotel is the perfect location for you to enjoy the sunny American Riviera and the fabulous State Street shopping area. This California boutique La Quinta Inn & Suites hotel is located conveniently on State Street within walking distance to many boutique shops, restaurants, and entertainment!

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Amenities & Services
  • Free Bright Side Breakfast™
  • Free Wireless High-Speed Internet Access
  • Free Local Calls
  • Free Newspaper
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center
  • Bright Side Market
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Fitness Center
  • Pets Welcome
Free Bright Side Breakfast
  • Waffles
  • Hot and cold cereal
  • Bread and muffins
  • Fresh fruit
  • All-you-can-drink coffee and juice
Additional Breakfast Items:
  • Pastries
  • Bagels
  • Milk

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Hotel Details
100% Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Floors: 3
  • Rooms: 68
  • Suites: 19
  • Check-In Time: 3:00 PM
  • Check-Out Time: 12:00 PM
Guest Room Amenities
  • Keurig coffee maker
  • Pillow Top Mattresses
  • 39" Samsun HD TVs
  • Free high speed wireless internet access in all guest rooms.
  • Free high-speed Internet access
  • Microwave in all rooms
  • Refrigerator in all rooms
  • Premium Cable Channels
  • Coffee Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron with Ironing Board
  • Dataport Phones
  • Voicemail
  • Alarm Clock
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating:
  • 4.0 of 5 stars  Location
  • 3.0 of 5 stars  Rooms
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Service
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Value
  • 3.5 of 5 stars  Cleanliness
Most Recent Reviews:
"Great location!!"
4 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 21, 2014
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We stayed there for the first two nights of our honey moon, at the begining we were a little skeptical about how the experience would be, but as soon as we arrived averyone welcomed us as congratulate us, the room was clean and nice. I would definitely stay again. The only thing we didn't like is that we couldn't find parking for onw night and we had to wait close to one hour to find a parking spot. Other than that we had a great experience!  
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"Really nice re-model"
4 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 19, 2014
LGA026 | Escondido, California, USA
This is an older property, beautifully redone in modern somewhat oriental style in cool turquoise and beige. The pool courtyard is lushly landscaped. Love the new showers! The service was impeccable. The breakfast bar was quite extensive.  
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"Clean, upgraded, off the beaten path"
5 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 19, 2014
Patrice L | Pueblo
The quick: clean, relatively quiet (depending on other guests), new upgrades, I would stay again. More: Before booking, I read the hotel was going through upgrades and there were past noise issues. When we stayed this past week, construction was done and not an issue. Very clean, brand new furniture, facilities, everything. It was kind of fun being some of the first in a new room. The rooms are very modern and roomy (we got a king room facing the pool). Beds were very comfy and plenty of pillows. Staff was friendly and interested in satisfying customers. The pool towel hamper by the pool was empty and they showed up with more right after they were notified. One night, a bus full of teenagers showed up and were making an inordinate amount of noise in the pool in the evening. We called the front desk, they acknowledged our complaint and asked the pool users to lower the noise. They did. Breakfast was your normal hotel breakfast. Danish, toast, bagels, waffles, cereal, etc. But again, a very clean, neat area that was well stocked. I had to use the gift shop for some sundries I forgot and the prices weren't outrageous. My husband and I enjoyed the location. We're in our early 40s and liked that the hotel was on the main street but situated enough away from the city noise.  
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"Awesome clean and friendly hotel that is also pet friendly"
5 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 14, 2014
Coloartist1 | Colorado
We stayed at the La Quinta Inn in Santa Barbara. It was very nice compared to the other La Quinta's I have stayed in. Very clean. 2 blocks from the Arlington Theater. We were kindly greeted by Nichole at the front desk, and had great service all weekend.  
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"Great location, service, rooms, attitude"
5 of 5 stars Reviewed Apr 14, 2014
Joanne B | Wilmington DE, United States
When I arrived from the SB airport via a cab, the driver said 'You picked a good one!' He was right. Excellent location on State St, convenient to major sights, museums, etc., restaurants, shopping. Bus #11 from the airport drops you off right at the hotel. The fifty-cent downtown trolley is just a few blocks away. Hotel staff very knowledgeable, friendly; rooms are clean, pool is heated during chilly weather.  
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Area Attractions & Landmarks
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art, .4 mi.
  • Mission Santa Barbara, 1 mi.
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, 1.4 mi.
  • Santa Barbara Zoo, 3 mi.
  • Earl Warren Show Grounds, 1.8 mi.
Area Companies & Businesses
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, 1.1 mi.
  • Cancer Center of Santa Barbara, 1.1 mi.
  • Sansum Clinic - Urgent Care, 2.5 mi.
  • Goleta Valley Cottage Hospital, 6.9 mi.
  • Cottage Health Systems, 1.1 mi.
  • Sonos, 1.1 mi.
  • Mission Linen Supply, 2 mi.
  • Santa Barbara City College, 2.4 mi.
  • Jordanos, 7.1 mi.
  • Deckers Outdoor Corporation, 8.2 mi.
  • UC Santa Barbara, 9.9 mi.
  • Citrix Online, 11.1 mi.
  • Devereux Foundation, 11.9 mi.
  • Antioch University, 1.1 mi.
  • Santa Barbara City College, 2.4 mi.
  • Pacifica Graduate Institute, 8.5 mi.
  • University of California Santa Barbara, 9.9 mi.
  • Port Hueneme, 41.5 mi.
  • Naval Base Ventura County, 48.8 mi.
  • Vandenberg Airforce Base, 60.6 mi.
Nearby Sports & Recreation
  • Santa Barbara Bowl, 1.4 mi.
  • La Playa Stadium, 2.4 mi.
  • USCB Events Center Thunderdome, 10.1 mi.
  • Harder Stadium, 10.1 mi.
  • Santa Barbara Country Club, .7 mi.
Nearby Restaurants
  • Cantwells Market and Deli, 0 mi.
  • IHOP, .1 mi.
  • Carlitos Cave y Cantina, .2 mi.
  • Opal Restaurant, .2 mi.
  • Renauds Patisserie and Bistro, .2 mi.
  • Arigato Sushi, .3 mi.
  • Downeys, .3 mi.
  • Maggies, .4 mi.
  • South Coast Deli, .4 mi.
  • Tupelo Junction, .4 mi.
Entertainment & Shopping
  • Arlington Theatre, .3 mi.
  • Granada Theatre, .4 mi.
  • Santa Barbara County Courthouse, .5 mi.
  • Stearns Wharf, 1.6 mi.
  • Santa Barbara Visitors Center, 1.9 mi.
  • State Street Shopping Area, .4 mi.
  • La Arcada, .5 mi.
  • Paseo Nuevo Mall, .8 mi.
  • La Cumbre Mall, 2.5 mi.
  • Camino Real Marketplace, 10.4 mi.
Santa Barbara, CA
Local Time: 6:09 AM (Pacific)
Local Temperature: 48.0°F
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