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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun staff, very clean and really clever layouts. We stayed in a room with two Murphy beds and a king size bed. Didn’t get to use the Murphy beds but they are really well designed. Great bathroom layout. Close to a lot of good restaurants...More

1  Thank John R
Response from Kristin B, General Manager at The WayfarerResponded 3 days ago

Hi John R, It is great to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us! The entire staff takes pride in providing the best possible experience for visitors to the Wayfarer and we appreciate the feedback.

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

The Wayfarer has a vibrant vibe to it, with quirky cool decor like mermaid printed wallpaper and lioness throw pillows with pigtails. It has communal space to chillax or play gigantic Connect Four or Jenga. It also has a large communal kitchen with complimentary breakfast,...More

Thank ChrissiH
Management response:Responded 27 September 2017

Dear ChrissiH, The Wayfarer team truly appreciate your feed back about your recent stay! We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at The Wayfarer. It is great to read you were able to really take in all of the great amenities both The Wayfarer...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After getting married in Las Vegas we dropped in here on our way upto San Francisco ...room was small but clean first impressions were good and the hotels position was great not a long walk to either the beach or the main town ...we missed...More

Thank robbo123_12
Response from Kristin B, General Manager at The WayfarerResponded 3 days ago

Hi Robbo123_12, Thank you for taking the time to provide a review from your recent stay at the Wayfarer. The entire staff at the Wayfarer takes pride in providing the best possible service and comfort for our guests and we are always looking for ways...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our son got married to a Santa Barbara girl this weekend. We rented out the entire hotel for 3 nights for our big family traveling from Texas and some friends. The party included 13 children under 10! The Wayfarer was a game changer in helping...More

Thank sobriens8
Response from Kristin B, General Manager at The WayfarerResponded 3 days ago

Hi sobriens8! Thank so much for the 5 star review! It was our absolute pleasure to welcome and host your family for your sons wedding weekend! We hope to welcome you back again soon!

Reviewed 15 May 2018

I spent 4 nights in one of the private rooms. The bed was very comfortable and everything was clean. I loved having an Echo Dot in the room to play music or any other requests. The bathroom was spacious although the space is shared with...More

2  Thank Piolina
Response from Kristin B, General Manager at The WayfarerResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Piolina! It is great to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us! The entire staff takes pride in providing the best possible experience for visitors to the Wayfarer and we appreciate the feedback.

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Samantha - Right in front of the hotel, there are bikes that are labeled "Wayfarer." Not sure if there's a cost, but ask the staff. The hope is that you can use for free. Another good thing about the Wayfarer is that... More
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practically across the street from the train station -easy walk ck out on google map
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