Overview

The Fess Parker Santa Barbara Hotel - a DoubleTree Resort by Hilton

633 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, CA 93103, United States
+1 805 564 4333

S$ 307+

Overall guest ratings

8.1/10 Excellent
based on 1,509 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.4
  • 4.7
  • 4.3

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  • Pleasant hotel grounds
  • Beach nearby

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    About

    Welcome to The Fess Parker - Santa Barbara A DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel and Resort. Located on one of Southern California's most beautiful coastlines, our dramatic 24-acre, mission-style Santa Barbara hotel is located just half a mile from downtown and only 20 minutes from the Santa Barbara Airport (SBA). Discover California attractions and Santa Ynez Wine Country with ease from our stunning beachfront resort and landscaped grounds Enjoy a warm welcome and receive a smile and a freshly made, signature chocolate chip cookie when you check-in. Unwind in a spacious guestroom with mountain, garden or ocean views and enjoy a private balcony or patio Indulge in delicious cuisine and enjoy the casual atmosphere at Café Los Arcos, open daily for breakfast and lunch or choose from prime aged beef, fresh seafood and great local wines at Rodney’s Steak House. Relax poolside and enjoy a burger or sandwich at the seasonal Terraza del Mar Pool BBQ or relax by our two fire pits with a cocktail at Barra Los Arcos Celebrate a special occasion or host a stunning wedding reception at our Santa Barbara hotel offering more than 40,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor meeting space including a semi-enclosed plaza, overlooking the ocean Relax by our Olympic-sized outdoor pool and whirlpool, work out in the fitness center or rejuvenate at our Spa del Mar. Enjoy a game of tennis, stay connected in our business center or retire to a spacious guestroom with room service at our pet-friendly Santa Barbara hotel

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    AMENITIES

    • Fitness centre
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Car hire
    • Wi-Fi
    • Concierge service
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Bicycle hire
    • Spa
    • Hot tub
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry facilities
    • Free airport shuttle
    • Internet (surcharge)
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Outdoor tennis
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.1 Excellent
    based on 1,509 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      8.4 "City centre within easy reach, said 84%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      8.0 "80% liked the proximity to shopping."
      8.2 "82% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.4 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.1 "71% said the reception staff was great."
      7.2 "72% thought the service was very professional."
      7.7 "77% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      10.0 "100% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 6.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought the shower was ok."
    • 4.7 "Not very clean."
      3.8 "62% said rooms were dirty."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.3 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.3 "87% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.9 "Internet is poor."
      4.6 "54% thought it was overpriced."
      2.9 "71% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.5 "Value below average."
      4.6 "54% thought it was overpriced."
      3.5 "65% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 558 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.1 "Good amenities."
      9.5 "95% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 6.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.3 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.1 "Internet is poor."
      4.9 "51% thought it was overpriced."
    • 4.0 "Value below average."
      4.9 "51% thought it was overpriced."
    • 4.0 "Not very clean."
      3.4 "66% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.8 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.0 "90% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      4.9 "51% didn't like the unstylish hotel."
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    Overall rating

    7.8 Good
    based on 890 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      8.6 "City centre within easy reach, said 86%."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
    • 8.4 "Pool is good."
    • 7.6 "Good service."
      8.9 "89% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.5 "75% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.5 "Rooms are not good."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were dirty."
      1.2 "88% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.0 "80% complained about the bathroom."
      0.5 "For 95%, the rooms looked old."
      1.2 "88% found problems with the furniture."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.5 "Not very clean."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were dirty."
      1.2 "88% said the bathroom was dirty."
    • 4.1 "Vibe wasn't good."
      1.2 "88% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
      2.9 "71% said the wifi quality was bad."
      4.5 "55% thought it was overpriced."
    • 3.1 "Terrible value."
      4.5 "55% thought it was overpriced."
      3.1 "69% said the breakfast was too expensive."
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    Overall rating

    8.0 Good
    based on 30 reviews
    • 9.3 "Terrific location."
    • 8.5 "Great service."
    • 7.6 "Good amenities."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    based on 30 reviews
    • 8.6 "Great service."
    • 7.0 "High comfort."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.5 "Vibe wasn't good."
    • 4.3 "Not very clean."
      3.6 "64% said rooms were dirty."
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    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
    "Beach nearby"
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