"Very nice, pricey hotel"
This was a very convenient place for my particular business trip. The hotel was terrific in looks and amenities and the staff was great. The only downside is the price, though it was not terribly out of line with other similar hotels in the area.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Jon H, Thank you for giving us to opportunity to welcome you during your recent business trip to Santa Barbara. I am very glad to hear that you enjoyed our grounds and amenities, and that our service team gave you the great level of service you deserve. I hope that our amenities, such as our complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast and wine reception, gave you a good value for a Santa Barbara hotel option. We hope to welcome you back on your next visit to Santa Barbara. Sincerely, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
"close to ucsb easy freeway access"
My husband and I were visiting our son who is a UCSB student for three nights. We enjoyed our stay very much especially the made to order breakfast! This hotel was clean, roomy, and quiet. The location was perfect for us allowing easy access to the freeway to take in some sights off the 101.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Leslie, It was our pleasure to welcome you as our guest, and thank you for taking the time to share your Pacifica Suites experience with Hotels.com. Our complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is always a crowd pleaser, and we’re so glad you had the opportunity to enjoy it during your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Warm Regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
This place was nice to start off. Very comfortable beds, something I look for in a stay, is next to a freeway and maybe a only a bit noise during peak traffic hours but for the most part I was able to sleep comfortable with a room right next to the freeway, also I look for a place that has free parking and rest assured it is free here! Wi-Fi isn't that […] fast during peak hours but decent in early mornings and late night's. Water in toilet was a slight Brown for any given reason but shower and sink water appeared fine. Atmosphere at hotel is quite and friendly and breakfast is made to order and a little small for a active heavy eater such as myself but good nonetheless. I really enjoyed my stay, pool was nice and heated, and the staff was friendly. I gave this place 4 because I don't hand 5/5 out easily and should be reserved for outstanding no bad I can see in locations... All in all a good place to stay and feel like your out and away from the city even though you are right next to a freeway and near downtown Goleta it appears(not Santa Barbara) Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your recent visit to Santa Barbara, and for taking the time to share your thoughts on Hotels.com. We are happy to know that your stay with us was enjoyable. I look forward to sharing your comments with our staff, and thanking them for making you feel at home. We also appreciate the opportunity to improve those items that were below your expectations, and appreciate your feedback. It would be our pleasure to welcome you back on your next visit to Santa Barbara. Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
"close to university & 10 minutes from town"
lovely room with all the amenities, quiet, clean heated poolGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are so glad to know that you found your stay with us a pleasant one, and that our location and amenities were convenient and confortable. We hope for the opportunity to welcome you back soon. Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
"Nice hotel suite on beautiful grounds."
The hotel was easy to find, check-in was a breeze, and for the area, the price was reasonable. The added bonus was that hotel was nestled among trees, giving it a secluded resort feel. The suite we stayed in was clean and comfortable with all the usual amenities, even if the decor was a bit on the plain side. Even though the hotel is near the 217 and […] 101 freeways, we found it quite. Our balcony face the courtyard and was far enough away from the pool that noise was never an issue. All in all, Pacific Suites are well worth the money. My only quibble is that from the parking lot, you have to step through dirt and around small shrubbery to get to the entrance. You would think it would be easy to put a few stepping stones that lead toward the entrance. Maybe that was an isolated issue that only pertained to our group of suites, but it would help welcomed fix. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
"A Gardeners Delight"
The grounds are incredible. Beautiful exotic plants. Used to be a nursery in the late 19th century. Well preserved old home on the grounds. Room was great too. Loved the made to order breakfast on the patio looking at those gorgeous grounds.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience on Hotels.com. Many of the trees and plants on our property were planted in the 1800’s by the Sexton Family, and have a great historical significance not only to our grounds, but to the rich agricultural history of the area. We take great pride in cultivating and maintaining these plantings, and are so happy to know that it contributed to an exceptional experience during your stay. It would be our pleasure to welcome you back on your next visit to Santa Barbara. Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
"Overnight Stay While Driving Through"
Stayed here one night while driving through from San Diego to Monterey. We have three kids and suite was able to accommodate us comfortably. Hotel is close to US-101 though not right off of it. Free breakfast is good as all hot items are made to order, not a buffet style. Good place to start your day without having to find another place for breakfa […] st. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Larry, The California Coast makes for such a beautiful drive, and we are so glad that you chose us as a stopover during your trip. Our complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast is a great amenity for families on the move, and I am happy you were able to enjoy it during your stay. We hope for the opportunity to welcome you as our guest again soon. Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
Wonderful hotel!!! Exceptional breakfasts and managers receptions!!Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Pam, Thank you so much for the enthusiastic review of our hotel! Our staff takes great pride in providing our guests with an exceptional experience, and we are thrilled to know you enjoyed your time with us. The cooked-to-order breakfast and complimentary wine reception are great amenities, and I am they helped make your stay extraordinary. We hope to welcome you back soon! Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
The room was clean and comfortable. Staff was helpful and the breakfast was wonderful. Setting was lovely and convenient.Genuine Expedia guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Francis, Thank you for sharing your experience on Expedia. We appreciate the opportunity to welcome you as our guest, and are so happy to know that you enjoyed our beautiful setting and amenities during your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Santa Barbara. Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
"Nice Hotel close to UCSB"
Clean rooms, reasonable price. Nice to have 2 tv's in separate rooms. Breakfast cooked to order included, nice change from the usual Continental Breakfast. Rooms were surprisingly quiet considering a booked hotel housing at least 2 college sports teams.Genuine Expedia guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Joan, Thank you so much for taking the time to tell others about our hotel on Expedia. Our complimentary full cooked-to-order breakfast is a great value and convenience, and we are so glad you were able to enjoy it during your stay. We hope for the opportunity to welcome you back soon. Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
"Convenience at its best"
My daughter had a dance audition at UCSB the next morning and the hotel couldn't have been in a more accessible location to the campus. The room was comfortable and spacious and the breakfast in the morning was delicious and very quick. The perfect hotel for a quick overnight stay…or even longer!!Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Tami, Thank you for the great review! The comfort and convenience of our guests is always our top priority, and we are so happy to know how much you enjoyed your stay. We hope for the opportunity to welcome you and your daughter back soon. Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
"Good hotel close to UCSB"
Hotel is less than 2 miles from UCSB with works great to those attending sports, etc. on campus. Breakfast was very good and staff was most accommodating.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel on Hotels.com. It was our pleasure to welcome you as our guest. We are very happy to know that you found your stay enjoyable, and that our staff and amenities contributed to a great stay. Our location to the university is very convenient for our travelers, and are glad this was an advantage for you. We hope for the opportunity to welcome you back soon. Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
"Quiet and Comfortable"
This was our second stay at Pacifica Suites. We love the fact that there's a separate LR and BR. Very roomy and very quite even though we were on the street side. And the made-to-order breakfast topped it off. If your wish is to be by the ocean this isn't the place to be, but it's only a few miles by car. We are quite happy with this hotel.Genuine Expedia guest review
"Great accomodations and close to UCSB"
Very happy with the room, grounds and made to order breakfast!Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Valued Guest, We appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience on Hotels.com. We are so glad that our spacious suites, beautiful grounds, and complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast helped contribute to a great experience. Thank you for choosing to stay with us. We hope for the opportunity to welcome you back soon! Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
The rooms were nice and big. Nice balcony. Good, friendly service from everyone. Family friendly. My kids enjoyed heated pool. Very clean. They do allow dogs which also includes people walking their dogs on the grounds. It may be just me but after I witnessed dogs doing their business on the grounds right outside the breakfast house near the pool it […] gave me an 'off' feeling. If that doesn't bother you then great place to stay. Close to Goleta beach. Nice pier walk and seafood restaurant. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for thaking the time to review us on Hotels.com. We are glad to hear that your stay with us was enjoyable; however, I am very sorry for any discomfort caused to you by any pets staying at the hotel. Although we are dog friendly, we kindly ask all guests traveling with their pets to maintain a strict code of conduct and agree to a ‘pet policy’ at check in. I can certainly see how what you described would be off-putting, and I apologize that one of our other guests did not respect our policy and designated pet areas. I sincerely hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you back and provide you with a much improved experience. Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
"Beautiful Grounds & Fabulous Staff"
Pacifica Suites is my "go to" hotel for Business Travel. The cooked to order breakfast is simply amazing and the choices seem endless. The grounds are pristine, peaceful, quiet and secure (a plus for women traveling alone!) The staff are always happy, smiling and courteous. The rooms are HUGE - I book the King Bed, and having a sitting room with a separate […] bedroom is such a tiny luxury but makes a tremendous difference in comfort. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel on Expedia. Traveling for business can be stressful, and we are so happy to know that we are able to give you a little rest and relaxation while you are visiting Santa Barbara. We hope for the opportunity to welcome you back soon! Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
"Local chramer just slightly out of town"
We do a bit of "quickie" vacationing up and down the California coast and always like to stay in new places. One challenge we have when booking over the phone is we have a teenager and we prefer real Suites with separate sleeping areas that don't cost a King's Ransom. The layout at Pacifica Suites in Goleta was perfect with two rooms, two TV's and a […] bathroom/sink arrangement that allowed me to brush my teeth while my teen took a typical 20 minute shower. The only drawback is that the hotel is a little far from Downtown or the beach and there is really nowhere interesting within walking distance. If you can live with that then it's a great choice. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel on Expedia. It is our goal to provide each guest with an exceptional experience, and we are happy to know that you enjoyed your stay so much. Our spacious suites are definitely a help when traveling with a family, no less a teenager that needs a little more ‘space.’ We hope you enjoyed your time traveling the beautiful Central Coast, and hope to see you in Santa Barbara again soon. Sincerely, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
Staff was amazingly nice, grounds were beautiful and it was the cleanest hotel I've stayed at in a long time. Great experience all around!Genuine Expedia guest review
Everything was great! We didn't expect much but all was wonderful. The only problem was that we were told by Expedia that this place had an indoor hotel. The hotel only has an outdoor.Genuine Expedia guest review
Good and clean hotel, located several miles from downtown Santa Barbara. The only drawbacks were the closeness to the highway and the terrible taste of their water supply that forced us to even brush our teeth with bottled water.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
This hotel is nice and cozy, but the room is on the smaller side for a family of 5. Location is a bit too close to the highway. I could hear noise from the cars passing by.Genuine Expedia guest review
Lovely hotel...easy and comfortable!Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Hotel was a beautiful, peaceful place."
Hotel was a beautiful peaceful place. We booked this hotel for the weekend when we took a trip to see our fourth-graders mission. It was quiet but still close to freeway access, shopping and dining. The hotel staff was friendly and helpful. The free to-order breakfast was awesome. The room was very clean, large and well equipped. There is even a Historic […] home on the property! I would not only recommend this hotel to friends and family, I raved about it to them. We plan on booking again in the spring! Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
"Gracious hotel with lovely landscape"
This is a nice, older but well kept hotel in Goleta (outside of Santa Barbara). The grounds are beautiful, and the large, spacious rooms are very comfortable. Although it is right next to the freeway, our room was quiet. The made to order breakfast was delicious, and the evening reception was a pleasant surprise. This hotel could become very habit- […] forming! Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
Response by Pacifica Suites Dear Judy, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our hotel. It is our goal to provide each guest with an exceptional experience, and we are so happy to know how much you enjoyed your time with us. I am glad you were able to take advantage of our great breakfast and evening reception during your stay as well. We hope for the opportunity to welcome you back soon! Warm regards, Tiffany Lesperance General Manager
Lovely staff and beautiful grounds. Very pleasant. Breakfast was great too!Genuine Hotels.com guest review
Love the warm breakfast and the cooks, very friendly people. I love the gardens . clean swimming pool area. Very clean room. The only thing that bather me was the smell in the lobby as you come in to check in. I wonder if it needs more ventilation. Over all I had a great time!Genuine Expedia guest review
"Quiet and safe"
Overall very good experience, the only thing I am not satisfied with was that housekeeping never pick up phone calls.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Spacious, clean and family friendly"
This is a lovely hotel tucked away in a quiet, nicely landscaped location close to UCSB and a short drive to downtown Santa Barbara. We loved the large, clean rooms with a separate bedroom, the philosophy bath products, and the pet friendly grounds. The breakfast was also much nicer than usual and had plenty of fresh fruit. Check out the nearby delicious […] South Coast Deli for a great lunch! The only negative was that the pool needed to be cleaned from leaves that had recently fallen. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
Fun stay. First time! Four of us- all adults and a 16 week old Shihtzu! Location is close to everything and the Airport is 5 minutes away! We did have a squeaky front door and the couch bed was extremely squeaky:-( If I had reported the issues, I am sure they would have been resolved! Last but not least, 4 adults were a bit much for 1 room, because […] you have to go through master bedroom to restroom. However, I can't say enough about the breakfasts and the master bed was so soft and comfortable:-))))) Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
Wonderful place. We were on the highway side and couldn't hear it. The bed was fantastic and the shower was great. Loved the breakfast as it is cooked to order. The staff we encountered were warm and professional. Needed assistance with our luggage and they were right there to assist. Definitely come here again.gGenuine Hotels.com guest review
Pleasantly surprised by how quiet the room was, and the beautiful landscaping. Rooms were clean-like new. A very good manager's welcome hour, and complimentary breakfast. The breakfast was prepared fresh, not just buffet style-although cereals, breads, rolls, etc were available for those in a hurry. There was even complimentary bottled water in the […] room. The only suggestion for improvement in the rooms-add a fan to the bathroom. Otherwise-excellent! Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
"Large accommodations with easy access to highways"
After searching for a reasonably-priced hotel in Santa Barbara, we settled on Pacifica Suites. It was a little hard to find, but worth the effort. We were pleasantly surprised by the size of the rooms, the attractive landscaping, and the outstanding breakfast. The only downside is that it was not near downtown Santa Barbara, but easy access to highways […] made this manageable. Definitely would consider staying here again. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Final game of 2013 World Series"
If we had our d'rathers,we would have been at Fenway Park for the sixth game of the World Series. After a day of searching wedding venues we reached the Goleta Pacifica and were more than ready to watch the game and were delighted to hear the hotel had an afternoon wine reception...lovely setting but alas,no TV.Chelcie Holguin was the hostess that eve […] and realizing her guests were fans,it was no time before she had a TV set up and she made sure everyone was welcome.Ruby also helped order in as more guests arrived and we so appreciated your staff going above and beyond to meet our needs( and wants).We won't forget where we partied when the sox won the 2013 series. Many thanks. M. Jo Burns. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
Hotel is fine but the dirt from the freeway messed up my carGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Great Place to Stay"
The layout of Pacifica Suites was great, the rooms are well thought-out, clean, spacious and quiet. The toiletries were great, and it had one of the best included breakfasts I've had at a hotel in this price range.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Santa Barbara "Go To" Place to Stay!"
We were so happy we stayed here. My spouse, mother and her dog all went on a road trip together. Pacifica Suites has a great layout, nice rooms, very comfortable beds (my mother even liked her pullout sofa bed), great toiletries and one of the best breakfasts I've had that was included with my stay. In fact, we had booked another hotel on our way back, […] but cancelled that and decided to stay at Pacifica Suites again! Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
"Clean and Affordable"
Great hotel only complaint was we paid extra for balcony room and we checked in to realize that they didn't give us a balcony room, but they promptly moved us to a balcony room but it overlooked the parking lot and busy interstate!Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Excellent Value Hotel"
We did the road trip from LA to San Fran so stayed in lots of hotels on the way. This was definitely the best value. well appointed rooms, comfortable and clean beds and a fairly decent breakfast included in the price. Plenty of parking (no extra charge). It is not on the beach so short drive to the main areas but the cost saving over a beach front […] hotel makes it well worth it. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
Had a great stay at Pacifica Suites. Lovely pool. Beautiful grounds, clean, spacious rooms.Genuine Expedia guest review
Love the swan towel. Even though there was two different college sports teams in the place. You couldnt tell. Very quiet and a great breakfast as well. Will definitely stay here again.Genuine Expedia guest review
I would go to this hotel again.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Excellent in all respects"
The above says it all - excellent, excellent, excellent. No point in trying to say more!Genuine Expedia guest review
"Loved this place!"
I loved the friendly and knowledgeable staff. The room was very nice. It was a treat to have two t.v.'s. Breakfast was better than continental. I had scrambled eggs but you could order an omlet or hot cereal in addition to the normal continental breakfast items. I heard from other guests that they walked to the beach. The location is close to the freeway […] so it was less than 10 minutes to the Mission. Ive stayed in more expensive resort hotels in Santa Barbara before but now this will be my first choice hotel when I come back to visit again. Read moreGenuine Hotels.com guest review
A solid but unspectacular couple of days. While definitely peaceful, I felt somehow disconnected from civilization, but not necessarily in a good way. Really did appreciate the pleasant staff, the good breakfasts, and wine/cheese in the evening. Overall, a pretty nice experience.Genuine Expedia guest review
"Pacifica Suites in Goleta"
This nice Hotel is located in Goleta >Not Santa Barbara..So if your looking for the Ocean and Santa Barbara that would be 10 miles away. A 80 dollar cab ride. We had the Hotels.Com room by the off Ramp of HWY 217. You can watch the cars from your patio... Never AgainGenuine Hotels.com guest review
We enjoyed it and were impressed with the included breakfast. So many of these are not very tasty, nor do they have much selection. This one was different as it was cooked to order.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"This is not a hotel but a motel. Overpriced."
Were disappointed and way overpriced for what it offers. Staff was not very cooperative. Rooms are fine and clean but we were allocated a room which was very noisy. Several of the rooms are at a busy highway side plus a very noisy outdoor air-conditioning installation. The balcony is therefor unusable. There were apparently better located rooms available […] but the staff did not care to consider such option. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
Not the newest, but the breakfast was good.Genuine Hotels.com guest review
"Quiet and comfortable hotel"
We requested a king bed, non smoking, extra pillows, and a room on the ground floor. We got all we requested but the room location. Instead of being on the ground floor, we were on the second floor. We had to walk up and down a steep flight of exterior concrete stairs (20 steps with tall risers) each time to get into and out of our room. (This was not […] desirable after having had knee surgery.) Our room was situated all the way in the back of the property (the different buildings are clustered around a swimming pool/spa area which is nicely landscaped and maintained). Our room was located immediately to the left of the entrance door to the second story suites so we heard it opening and closing when other guests came and went. The king bed was very comfortable with mid-quality linens and nice bedspread. The L/R furniture looked a little worn and dated but was adequate. There were flat screen TVs in both the L/R and the bedroom. We used the desk in the L/R for our laptop computer and appreciated the free wi-fi hookup. The made-to-order breakfast included in the lodging price was adequate with a choice of juices, eggs, omelet, bacon or sausage, waffles, and several types of bread. The people in reception were friendly and helpful. We are used to getting a little higher quality for the money we paid for our suite but realize that Santa Barbara is a high rent district! The hotel is clean with well maintained grounds. Good for couples, business travelers & families. Read moreGenuine Expedia guest review
"Great place to stay with or without kids"
This is our second stay at this hotel. The staff, facilities and breakfast are great. The suites are spacious! Thank you for the bottled water and cookies and coffee in the lobby (and a yummy breakfast)! Very close to downtown Santa Barbara (about 7 minutes drive). Highly recommend!Genuine Hotels.com guest review
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