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Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara

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Watsonville, California
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

My birthday getaway stay at indigo hotel was very good. The hotel is covienetly located to down town and is a very modern decorated hotel. My room was very clean and had everything. The service was great! Sincerly, Alberto Barba

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear Alberto, Thank you for leaving us a review! We hope you had a wonderful birthday celebration and enjoyed your special getaway. Hopefully you got a chance to celebrate with some wining and dining in our local Funk Zone neighborhood. It makes us very glad to hear that you enjoyed the hotel and that we were able to provide you... More 

Ventura, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was very nice. We loved all the artwork and the casual spots to hang out at the hotel. The staff was very helpful and friendly. Rooms are small but we were not planning to hangout in the room. What we loved about the hotel is the location. We walked to have drinks and there are tons of restaurants... More 

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear lilizmom, Thanks for leaving us a review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It looks like you had a nice, relaxing getaway. Hopefully you got a chance to enjoy our other amenities as well, including the art library, fitness studio, and business center. You're absolutely right, our location is prime! With so... More 

California
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this little gem for a last minute get away with a friend from out of town. It's a great boutique hotel just a few blocks to the Funk Zone & The Urban Wine Trail. It's also a few blocks from the beach and pier. The room we stayed in had a private outdoor seating area. The room was small... More 

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear mmseaton, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a detailed review! We really appreciate you taking time to leave us honest feedback. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our unique hotel combines our cool, contemporary design with our quirky, artistic vibes to create a cute little oasis. Since we have a... More 

Santa Barbara, California
1 review
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Stylish and clean hotel filled with entertaining color and design yet comfortable. The service was consistently attentive and knowledgeable about the area. The location is easy to get to in a recently revived neighborhood.

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear kalena307, Thank you for leaving us a review! We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed our vibrant neighborhood and contemporary hotel. Our staff works around the clock to make sure that our guests feel comfortable and accommodated. They know all the best hot spots in town and are willing to give guests the best recommendations. Hopefully you... More 

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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Super cute boutique hotel in a great location. Loved that they showcase art throughout the hotel. Close to the beach, restaurants, nightlife and shops. Valet parking. Overall good hotel and good service.

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear Jessica F, Thank you for leaving us a review! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. The art represented in our hotel is part of the current Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara exhibition, which showcases the work of local Santa Barbara artists. Each year we have a completely new exhibition. Make sure... More 

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Not a good place with a baby. We were given a room on the second floors with no elevator. We arrived with a baby, luggage, jogging stroller and pregnant. Every time we returned to the hotel I had to wake my child up, ask them to store her food and stroller and then carry her (whilst pregnant) up the stairs.... More 

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. I'm sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay as much as we would have liked. Although we do not have an elevator in the building, we do have a luggage lift and our front desk staff would be more than happy to assist... More 

Sun Lakes, Arizona
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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is only a block away from the Funk Zone, with several wine tasting rooms and restaurants. Also, only a block from the beach and Stearns Wharf. Within walking distance of the downtown State St. area. Place has a cool European feel to it, including tiny rooms. But, we don't spend much time in our room, so was no... More 

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear Dale G, Thanks for leaving us a review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It looks like you had a chance to explore our vibrant Funk Zone! Next time you stay with us, make sure to ask our front desk staff for some wine tasting coupons. Since we are a boutique hotel,... More 

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12 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Our overwhelming first impression of this hotel was that it was perfectly clean, fresh, and bright. The whole place smelled good. I am an IHG Platinum member, so the hotel kindly upgraded us to a king room with a charming enclosed patio, on which we enjoyed our coffee in the morning in the beautiful weather. The hotel is white with... More 

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear Fedontheroad, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us such a positive and detailed review! We truly appreciate all of your wonderful comments and feedback and are proud to hear that your first stay with the Hotel Indigo brand was so successful. We always do our best to reward our IHG members and make sure they... More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Pros: - when booking, front desk staff was very accommodating and generous despite us having to move our reservation at the last minute more than once - pretty hotel, cute lobby - very clean - the staff was super helpful and nice, giving us suggestions for things to do when we checked in and also supplying us with great coupons... More 

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear hillb393, Thank you for leaving us a review! We truly appreciate your honest feedback because it not only lets us know what you enjoy about our hotel, but also what we can improve on. However, there are some things that we can't control, such as construction. We are just as excited as you are to have our Funk Zone... More 

Tacoma, Washington
1 review
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We stayed a wonderful night at hotel indigo Santa Barbara! It is located in funk zone, couple of blocks from beach or couple of blocks in other direction to great food and shopping! We had a great stay and front desk and valet was so friendly and helpful! Bed super comfortable! Great nights sleep! We would definately stay there again... More 

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Amanda L, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, responded to this review

Dear mdjoseph2976, Thank you for leaving us a review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! Our prime location definitely allows our guests to experience the best parts of Santa Barbara, all within walking distance from our front door. Our staff works around the clock to make sure all guests are comfortable and well... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara blends historic splendor with sophisticated design and offers eco-friendly, artful lodging steps from the Funk Zone, Stearns Wharf, and Urban Wine Trail. Contemporary art, colorful murals, and a plant-filled living wall grace this 41-room boutique hotel. Guest rooms feature spa-inspired showers with Aveda products and the smaller footprint characteristic of environmentally friendly lodging. Select rooms have private outdoor gardens and mountain views. Facilities include a business center, fitness room, boardroom, art library, living wall, open air lounges, and a MCASB Satellite art museum. Stay in the heart of art at Santa Barbara's hottest address! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara

Address: 121 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: RM831 - RM1,644 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara 3.5*
Number of rooms: 41
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“Rooms are small, go for a queen instead of King, you will have more room”
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“To get more space, book a room with a garden sitting area. It was worth the extra $$”
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“We had a neighbor with a dog who barked quite a bit- but we weren't bothered. No other noises-but loved our patio on the ground floor”
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“All the rooms were pretty much the same, ask for a first floor with a patio if they are available.”
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“We found our south-side room to be very quiet.”
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