La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara

ex. Days Inn

1601 State Street, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 93101  show map
 3 stars
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La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Snack bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Sauna

Verified Reviews:

  • Parking is free - Grounds are lovely - Nice view - Would recommend
  • Bed was comfy - Bathroom was clean - No restaurant - Service was excellent
  • Prime downtown sb location - Wifi was not included - Breakfast was limited
  • Big rooms - Pool is heated - Underground parking - Place is very expensive
  • Good hotel - Close to the beach - Room was clean - Staff was friendly

Overview

The pleasant La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara is a 3-star property located in the heart of Santa Barbara. Renovated in 2005, the hotel combines art deco architecture with ultimate comfort.

This hotel is situated 750 meters away from Santa Barbara County Courthouse. The venue is set within 1 km from Santa Barbara city center.

The hotel is set next to a theater and a museum.

Municipal airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara.

Rooms

Guests can enjoy the non-smoking rooms which feature wireless internet, a safe, a balcony, a seating area and a trouser press. They offer bathrooms fitted with a shower, a hairdryer and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a continental breakfast is served at the restaurant. The venue is set next to a train station and 50 meters from Killer Shrimp and Carlitos Cafe y Cantina with a broad selection of dishes.

Services

Guests can avail of parking, a hairdresser and a lift as well as a business centre and a meeting room.

Relax

There is a beach with umbrellas and towels provided for guests convenience. On-site amenities for fitness include a gym and a fitness center.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site at USD 10 per day.

Number of rooms:   68.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Elevator
  • Hairdresser
  • Carte blanche
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Television in lobby
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 18 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1601 State Street, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 93101

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City Center
  • Santa Barbara
    500 m
Airports
  • Municipal (SBA)
    12.1 km
  • Cunnamulla (CMA)
    61.3 km
Train Stations
  • Santa Barbara Amtrak
    2.2 km
  • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
    2.2 km
Restaurants
  • Killer Shrimp (cuisine: American)
    30 m
  • Opal Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: Californian)
    400 m
Parks
  • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park
    1.2 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    68

Rooms and availability

La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara photos Room
Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Toiletries
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Description:

This air-conditioned room provides a desk, a flat-screen cable TV and a seating area. Coffee-making facilities, a petite refrigerator and free toiletries in the en suite bathroom are also provided.

La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara photos Exterior Hotel information
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Toilet
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This air-conditioned disability access room features a cable TV and a seating area.

La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara photos Exterior Hotel information
Deluxe Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This air-conditioned spacious room provides a desk, a flat-screen cable TV and a seating area. Coffee-making facilities, a petite refrigerator and free toiletries in the en suite bathroom are also provided.

La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara photos Exterior Hotel information
Executive King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This air-conditioned double room includes a seating area, a cable TV, work desk, and a mini refrigerator. There is also a work desk.

La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Jazz Hall500 m
  • Soho600 m
  • Santa Barbara County Courthouse900 m
  • Mission Santa Barbara1.1 km

Popular areas

  • City Center400 m

Historical sites

  • Presidio State Historic Park1.1 km

Museums

  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art600 m
  • Karpeles Manuscript Library600 m
  • Santa Barbara Festival Ballet1.0 km
  • Santa Barbara Performing Arts1.1 km

Parks

  • Santa Barbara Recreation Div900 m
  • Rocky Nook Park1.1 km

Halls

  • Victoria Hall400 m
  • Fraternal Order of Eagles1.1 km

Universities, Institutes

  • Southern CA Institute of Law100 m
  • Santa Barbara College of Law400 m
  • Santa Barbara Clg-Oriental Med400 m
  • Wellness Ctr-Research Edctn600 m
  • Fielding Institute700 m

Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

  • Santa Barbara Channel Foundation1.1 km

Theaters

  • Arlington Theater500 m
  • The Granada Theater600 m
  • Granada Theater600 m
  • Lobero Theatre1.1 km

Air business related

  • Arlington Center For the Performing Arts500 m

Medical care and Hospitals

  • US Veterans Ctr500 m
  • St Francis Medical Center900 m
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital1.1 km

Casinos

  • Thomas Casino Systems1.0 km

College Campuses

  • Fielding Graduate University800 m

Local attractions

  • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History1.6 km
    2559 Puesta Del Sol
  • Chocolate Maya1.9 km
    15 W Gutierrez St
  • Moreton Bay Fig Tree2.1 km
    Montecito and Chapala Streets
  • Santa Barbara Certified Farmers Market 1.6 km
    Santa Barbara and Cota Streets
  • Yoga Soup2.0 km
    28 Parker Way

Near the hotel

  • Santa Barbara Conference & Visitor\'s Bureau & Film Commission 180 m
    1601 Anacapa St
  • The Granada Theatre600 m
    1214 State Street, Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art700 m
    1130 State St
  • The Historic La Arcada Courtyard 760 m
    1114 State St
  • Arlington Theatre430 m
    1317 State St., Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara County Courthouse770 m
    1100 Anacapa St
  • Karpeles Manuscript Library690 m
    21 West Anapamu Street

Restaurants nearby

  • Killer Shrimp30 m

    Address: 416 State Street
    Phone: 8052849262

    58% likes this, based on 19 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Carlitos Cafe y Cantina400 m

    Address: 1324 State St
    Phone: 805-962-7117

    70% likes this, based on 201 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican
    Price Range: INR 1 285 - INR 2 249

  • Louie's410 m

    Address: 1404 De La Vina St
    Phone: 805-963-7003

    80% likes this, based on 102 reviews
    Price Range: INR 1 413 - INR 2 377

  • Opal Restaurant and Bar400 m

    Address: 1325 State St
    Phone: (805) 966-9676

    82% likes this, based on 285 reviews
    Cuisine: Californian
    Price Range: INR 706 - INR 2 377

  • Jane450 m

    Address: 1311 State St
    Phone: 805-962-1311

    75% likes this, based on 228 reviews
    Cuisine: American, Mediterranean, Eclectic

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    68
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  • Pierpont Bay hotels - 43 km
  • Mission Canyon hotels - 4 km

La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at La Quinta Inn & Suites Santa Barbara

Average guest rating

7.2out of 10
Very good
Based on 55 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Service
10.0
Value
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Single
    6.6

    It is a rather good location in the central street of Santa Barbara. You can easily walk to the main activities and restourants. Easy access to highway. The open pool in the hotel could also be used. Staff id rather friendly,rooms are clean.

  • Couple
    5.8

    The location was quite nice.

    Outdated rooms and odd setup.

  • Family with children
    5.0

    The convenience of access to downtown and the pier via the santa barbara trolley system.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Went to a wedding, ate out and shopped.

  • Couple
    9.2

    Great location to State Street shops and restaurants.

  • Family with children
    6.6

    Our room was huge. We were there to move our daughter to college, so we had a ton of luggage and dorm room supplies; the room had 2 king-size beds and there was plenty of room leftover. Also, the beds were comfy, and the pool area was nice. It's just a few blocks from the busy shopping/restaurant part of State Street.

    The hotel recently changed to a Days Inn, but does not quite yet meet up to the standards of their other hotels. It's a very old property, probably built in the 60s, and needs some updating. Our biggest beef was the joke of a "breakfast" they served--some coffee, lukewarm hot water for hot chocolate & tea, and some plastic-wrapped stale muffins and danishes. There is a huge area for the breakfast room in the lobby, and we were expecting at least some fruit/cereal or how about a microwave and oatmeal or some other hot options, especially considering the price we were paying. It's across the street from a small market, and we ended up eating breakfast there most mornings, or getting some milk & cereal there & eating it in our room.

  • Older travelers
    3.8

    We've stayed at this hotel several times while our son was attending college there and it was the El Prado Inn. I guess it was just bad luck this time. The first room, #229, the air conditioner didn't work. The next day they moved us to #241. This room had a very bad mold problem. The smell was horrific. I mentioned this to the desk clerk when we checked out. I told him obviousely there was previous water damage. He didn't seem too concerned, he said maybe someone spilled some water. I'm sure this room has smelled for quite some time, and I'm sure we are not the first to mention it. I think they are just ignoring complaints and just keep using the room. I will be filing a complaint with the health department.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    The staff and the price were excellent.

  • Single
    9.6

    Near the shopping areas/movies/concert hall. Covered parking garages.

    A little expensive for a budget inn. It just recently was purchased and converted to a Days Inn, hopefully they will put more money into it to give you more value.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    The Hotel is very well situated,very friendly staff,very near to all the attractions.Basic breakfast of a large selection of muffins and croissants.Tea and Coffee is available all through the day.....

  • Single
    7.0

    It was very convenient, close to everything. It's a little dated & need to be renovated but you can't complain about the price! :)

  • Couple
    5.0

    The proximity to State Street and Downtown Santa Barbara.

    The cost was outragous. Especially since we are talking about the hotel we are. slightly nicer then a Motel 6, but not by much. Personally I would have rather stayed in a Motel 6, at least then the AC would have worked. The AC did not work in our room, they knew about it yet still booked us into it. So they failed to discount our room as promised and moved us into another room. Once in the second room, which was nice, one of the two ACs for that unit did not work. Staff was unaware there was even a second AC in this unit. The one AC that did work did so well but was only able to cool the bedroom, not the bath or living room areas.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    Location

    Air conditioning unit did not work, the air was stuffy and warm, it was difficult to sleep.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    I liked the price of the room. The bathroom looked recently refurbished and had more surfaces to put pills, toiletries, etc. I liked the breakfast area in the lobby with the TV. I liked the general location. There was a very nice deli-grocery store across the street which was a great convenience. We could walk to the downtown area for shopping and shows. There was good bus service within walking distance.

    There were small scuff marks on the walls; the table-top was a bit worn looking. The stopper on the bathroom sink didn't work smoothly. Everything else was fine

  • Couple
    4.6

    The location couldn't be better.

    Half of the lights in the bathroom didn't work. Wouldn't give me beach towels. Air conditioning didn't work. Request late check-out and was only given a half hour. Unfriendly, unhelpful front desk staff. Did not complain but brought the negatives to their attention when I checked out. I'm in the same industry.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1601 State Street, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 93101

Get directions
City Center
  • Santa Barbara
    500 m
Airports
  • Municipal (SBA)
    12.1 km
  • Cunnamulla (CMA)
    61.3 km
Train Stations
  • Santa Barbara Amtrak
    2.2 km
  • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
    2.2 km
Restaurants
  • Killer Shrimp (cuisine: American)
    30 m
  • Opal Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: Californian)
    400 m
Parks
  • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park
    1.2 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    68