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Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara

519 reviews
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“rooms are small”(51 reviews)
“train station”(45 reviews)
“funk zone”(50 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Pets Allowed
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were meeting friends that were already staying here. We got a good walk in price. Better than what we would have gotten had we booked on line. The parking is only valet and outrageous. $30.00 a night. It is supposed to be off site,...More

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Response from Amanda G, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa BarbaraResponded 2 days ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for such a detailed review! Our hotel is a boutique style hotel and our compact rooms are due to our historical building. While our rooms are compact, they are highly efficient and environmentally friendly. All of our rooms...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel Indigo came throguh for me when I evacuated dur to the Thomas Fire! I was exhausted and arrived late. They helped me with myluggage and were extrememly pet friendly! Only one comment- wish they would have been able to provide a sidacount due to...More

Thank beckysouix
Response from Amanda G, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa BarbaraResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Beckysouix, Thank you for your feedback! I hope you are safe and sound from the Thomas Fire. I am so happy to read that Hotel Indigo was able to provide for you and your pet. Thank you for your positive compliment of the staff...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017

We had to leave Ojai because of the fire. Everyone was very helpful. Up stairs the first night and the second night we changed our room to downstairs with a patio. Mindy at the front desk was very helpful with the change and also helped...More

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Response from Amanda G, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa BarbaraResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Elliquilts, Thank you for your feedback. I am sorry to hear you had to leave Ojai due to the fire, but I am glad you are safe and sound! Mindy is so happy to hear you mentioned her in your review. Our staff is...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

We arrived late Monday night after escaping the fire in Ventura during a power outage. The staff on duty welcomed us in and found us a room in spite of the power outage - and followed up with us to make sure we were okay....More

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Response from Amanda G, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa BarbaraResponded 10 December 2017

Dear xpernc, Thank you for the review. I hope you are safe and sound! I am so happy that our staff was able to find you a room and accommodate you during such times. They are really happy to read comments like yours. Thank you...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017

Not much to add from previous reviews! The hotel is well located in Santa Monica, very conveniently located. Friendly service from reception and the valet parking service. The rooms are not the biggest, but are well appointed (but it could do with an elevator) and...More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$164 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#26 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$164 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Santa Barbara
#15 Business Hotel in Santa Barbara
#26 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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14 October 2017|
Response from RodneyChin | Reviewed this property |
You would need to do that yourself. The hotel is next to the Santa Barbara Amtrak Train Station. You might google Santa Barbara Airport shuttles and there is a list of taxi and shuttle companies phone numbers.
4 September 2017|
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Response from Ajaiiz | Reviewed this property |
There's no breakfast at the hotel.
26 August 2016|
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Response from ExplorinGirl | Reviewed this property |
There was not free parking, however, right behind the hotel is a street that has some free street parking. We found a spot without a problem, and didn't move the car for three days.
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"Ground floor has cute patios"
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"My room was facing the waterfront!"
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"The rooms are a bit small and there's the Amtrak station nearby, but there are outdoor terraces and the..."
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"Rooms are small, but there are choices for slightly larger rooms. Book smartly."
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