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Lavender Inn by the Sea, Santa Barbara

2.5-star2.5 stars

206 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101, United States of America

Hotel with outdoor pool, near Carriage and Western Art Museum
  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Main amenities

  • 23 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Near the beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Air conditioning
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Garden
  • Lobby fireplace
  • Laundry service
  • Multilingual staff
  • Concierge services
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking

For families

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Carriage and Western Art Museum (2-minute walk)
  • Moreton Bay Fig Tree (5-minute walk)
  • Santa Barbara City College (5-minute walk)
  • Ty Warner Sea Center (8-minute walk)
  • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum (8-minute walk)
  • Stearns Wharf (8-minute walk)
  • Leadbetter Beach (9-minute walk)
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art (15-minute walk)
  • Santa Barbara County Courthouse (15-minute walk)
  • Santa Barbara Zoo (27-minute walk)
More about the area

Superb 9.0

WiFi

Good internet service

Food

Delicious food

Value for money

Best value for money

Amenities

Great amenities

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Lavender Inn by the Sea, Santa Barbara

from $233
  • Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 23 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-11:00 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others

Children

  • Up to 2 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transportation

Parking

  • Free self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

In the hotel

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Free reception
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Pool umbrellas

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Garden
  • Fireplace in lobby

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Things to enjoy

  • In-room massage available

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

What’s around Lavender Inn by the Sea, Santa Barbara

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Carriage and Western Art Museum (2-minute walk)
  • Moreton Bay Fig Tree (5-minute walk)
  • Santa Barbara City College (5-minute walk)
  • Ty Warner Sea Center (8-minute walk)
  • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum (8-minute walk)
  • Stearns Wharf (8-minute walk)
  • Leadbetter Beach (9-minute walk)
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art (15-minute walk)
  • Santa Barbara County Courthouse (15-minute walk)
  • Santa Barbara Zoo (27-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) - 13 min drive
  • Santa Ynez, CA (SQA) - 36 min drive
  • Santa Barbara Station - 8 min walk
  • Goleta Station - 14 min drive
  • Carpinteria Station - 14 min drive
  • Free self parking
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Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 589 reviews

Lavender Inn by the Sea, Santa Barbara
Exceptional10.0
Great trip!
This is a quaint location that is very clean and has great service.
Robert, us2 night trip
Lavender Inn by the Sea, Santa Barbara
Exceptional10.0
We very much enjoyed our stay.
Sylvia, us2 night trip
Lavender Inn by the Sea, Santa Barbara
Exceptional10.0
Good place to stay, quiet and good service
Lyudmila, us5 night trip
Lavender Inn by the Sea, Santa Barbara
Exceptional10.0
Totally awesome
An older motel brought back to life, this place has a good breakfast, wine and cheese in the afternoon and tasty cookies in the evening. Met some neat people over wine, including a psych professor from New Hampshire and his artist wife. Had a great conversation about what makes us relevant. Nice stay, nice place.
Paul, us3 night trip
Lavender Inn by the Sea, Santa Barbara
Exceptional10.0
Location/walking, relaxing, free bike & breakfast!
Excellent location to walk or casually bike to the marina, beaches, and downtown with everything they have to offer in beautiful Santa Barbara, including museums, shops, bars/music, zoo, art festivals, and plenty of great dining. Felt like Key West or Myrtle Beach, relaxing and homey, albeit not brand new. Upgraded to a suite upon arrival without even asking, just because it was not booked that day by someone else (a very nice and unexpected gesture!). Good breakfast was included (organic boiled eggs, hot oatmeal, fruit salad, tea/coffee/water, OJ, muffins/pastries), with tea/coffee/water, fruit, wine-n-cheese complementary throughout the day. A free bottle of champaign was another great surprise. But even more unexpectedly useful was access to their sister property across the street (Brisas Del Mar) with free bike rentals and hot tub! Pools are at both, and nobody was preventing guests from eating or relaxing at either property. I would still stay at Lavender (it seems less expensive) and use the other one as needed... :)
A Traveler, us2 night trip

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Lavender Inn by the Sea, Santa Barbara

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