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Las Vegas, NV
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I had read other reviews here of Pacific Crest that said "don't waste your money on the Hyatt and go to Pacific Crest" and boy were those reviews correct! The Pacific Crest is newly renovated and stylish. It's also 2 blocks from the beach. Unless you absolutely must have super fancy luxury, you will be very happy at Pacific Crest....

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We work to give our guests a Santa Barbara experience, laid back and genuine. We are lucky to have our property 1/2 block from the beach and an easy walk to the pier and State Street.

Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

The worst experience in Califórnia. Greg, the owner is a liar. We book by expedia and when we arrive at 10pm the reception was closed, and nobody wait for us. No place to sleep, no box with the keys. Incredible, first time in life with that experience. And the worst, in the next day we went there to ask for...

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

This is the 3rd review posted negatively by you and your friends about this experience with us and our hotel. We received an electronic reservation for 2 rooms with the Online Travel Agency, Expedia. 2 people in each room. Our hours and policies are clearly listed on all of the websites that list our hotel as well as our own...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

At first sight you think you are in a typical American Motel...but this is anything but. Greg and Jennifer run this place like a luxury hotel. The service, rooms and atmosphere are really exceptional. Jenny cooks the most incredible breakfasts every morning and every detail is professionally overseen. I have stayed in hotels all over the world and, for the...

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you David. I am writing this before you have even left :) We're glad you are enjoying your stay with us and feel so at home and comfortable. This is our goal for all our guests. Come and experience Santa Barbara at a nice quiet, clean and comfortable, boutique hotel by the beach :) Thank you again David.

Santiago Metropolitan Region, Chile
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This has been one of the best hotels we have stayed lately. The staff is very helpful giving recommendations on where to go and what activities to do, the room is super nice (has the most quiet AC I've ever seen in my life!) and it is really central.

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you Paula. We appreciate your wonderful review of the Pacific Crest Hotel. We have to agree that the AC/Heating units are the most amazing and quiet around. Thank you for mentioning it. We're so glad you had such a nice stay and hope we get to see you here again soon. Thank you again.

Oceanside, California
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Can't say enough great things about this hotel. The owners live on sight and take great pride in it. Will be back. The breakfast is fresh and tasty. They are a close walk to the beach and bikes are also available. Decor is fresh and new and the beds are very comfy.

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Greg and Jennif... M, Manager at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much Kellie. That is very nice of you and we appreciate your wonderful review. We're glad you had such a wonderful stay and hope we see you here again soon.

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Outstanding hotel. Perfect location. Owners are extremely accommodating. Room are really clean upscale Highly recommend. Don't waste your money at the Hyatt, stay at the Pacific Crest. When you pull in looks like a typical motor Inn- but far exceeded our expectations.

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We appreciate it. We're glad you enjoyed your stay. Our little 1950s building has a lot of history and character to it :) Thank you again and we hope you can come back soon.

North Hollywood, California
Reviewed 24 February 2017

I recently stayed at the Pacific Crest Hotel for a wedding and it was a dream stay. The staff are so polite and helpful and Greg was so understanding and accommodating of my timetable and needs. He helped me get to my room, find the parking and was an all around great host. The room was just as pictured and...

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you Corey. We appreciate your wornder review of the Pacific Crest for all to read. It was wonderful meeting and talking with you. Hope your return again soon and just enjoy without the wedding hectics :)

Foster City, California
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Wonderful experience. Everything about the Pacific Crest Hotel was great. Check-In was seamless, Room was clean and very nicely appointed, the Staff was fantastic and check-out was smooth & efficient. We cannot wait to return.

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

We hope you return soon. It was so nice having you stay with us. That was quite a storm too :) Thank you for the wonderful review.We appreciate you passing the word to other TripAdvisor guests. Hope to see you both soon.

Vista, California, United States
Reviewed 20 February 2017

My son and went to Santa Barbara this weekend and stayed at the Pacific Crest Hotel. Even before we arrived, we received a text from them, welcoming us. They were expecting us and greeted us by name as we came in. Greg and Jen were friendly, kind, and very knowledgeable about the area. The rooms were spacious, comfortable, cozy, and...

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you so much Claudia. It was really a pleasure having you and your son stay here, he is an awesome kid!!! Dave's Dogs! That is a very nice review you gave us and we appreciate all the wonderful comments. We're glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we'll look forward to seeing you here again soon.

Redlands, California
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Good location in Santa Barbara, close to the beach Large Clean, comfortable, updated room. Gregg and Jennifer were very accommodating, very nice couple Breakfast served in the morning. Would highly recommend this hotel in Santa Barbara

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Greg and Jennif... M, Owner at Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Thank you Paula. We appreciate your review for others to read. Thank you for staying at the Pacific Crest and we hope you can return again soon.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara is a 1950's beach hotel with 20 comfortable newly renovated rooms. We strive to give you the best Santa Barbara experience available. Whether you are visiting to relax on the beach, take in the foodie events and wineries or the history of Santa Barbara, we are here to make your stay memorable. Come stay with us and enjoy true Santa Barbara hospitality! **Our morning coffee and cakes is very light, home made, complimentary. We are not able to accommodate specific diets (gluten free, vegan). **Super Clean and Comfortable! Newly Refurbished Rooms, Morning Continental Breakfast, Santa Barbara Roasting Company Coffee provided in the room and served at breakfast, Air Conditioning, Approved TESLA & Electric Car Charging Stations Available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara

Address: 433 Corona Del Mar Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3601
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: RM885 - RM1,488 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pacific Crest Hotel Santa Barbara 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Pacific Crest Inn By The Sea Hotel Santa Barbara
Pacific Crest Santa Barbara
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
#3 Best Value Hotel in Santa Barbara
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