Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites - Santa Barbara

2220 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, United States, 93105-4322  show map
 3 stars
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Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites - Santa Barbara

Paid Wi-Fi
Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Overview

The traditional Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites offers an individual accommodation in the heart of Santa Barbara. With accents of innovative architecture, the hotel was built in 1956 and renovated in 2009.

Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Santa Barbara. The vicinity of a train station let you explore Moreton Bay Fig Tree, El Capitan Lake and Santa Barbara County Courthouse with no difficulty.

The hotel is easy access to the local beach in Santa Barbara.

Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites lies within 15 minutes’ drive to Municipal airport.

Rooms

The property offers 122 guestrooms appointed with individual climate control, television, a writing desk, a private safe and a dressing area. Room facilities also include a microwave, a fridge and a cooktop for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

There is a restaurant for guests to enjoy their meal. Serving an array of dishes, Las Aves Cafe and Los Gallos are just 50 meters away.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Guests can benefit from allergy-free rooms, a gift shop and a lift.

Relax

Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites offers a gym and a fitness center for guests to keep fit.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   122.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Horseback riding

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa center
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Data ports
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 13 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

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Hotel Address:

2220 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, United States, 93105-4322

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City Center
  • Santa Barbara
    800 m
Airports
  • Municipal (SBA)
    11.1 km
  • Cunnamulla (CMA)
    62.3 km
Train Stations
  • Santa Barbara Amtrak
    3.2 km
  • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
    3.2 km
Restaurants
  • Las Aves Cafe (cuisine: Continental)
    50 m
  • Taffy's Pizza
    290 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    122

Rooms and availability

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Size: 29 m²
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      Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
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        Bed type: 2 Single beds
        Size: 22 m²
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          Bed type: 2 Single beds
          Size: 37 m²
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            Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
            Size: 37 m²
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              Size: 22 m²
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                Pool Side Suite
                Bed type: King-size bed
                Size: 22 m²
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                  Bed type: Double beds or King-size bed or Queen-size bed
                  Size: 36 m²
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                  Apartment|Suite-2 Double Beds, Non-Smoking, Apartment, Queen Sofabed, Kitchen, Dvd Player, Pillow Top Mattress

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                      Size: 36 m²
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                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
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                        Hotel Address:

                        2220 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, United States, 93105-4322

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • Santa Barbara
                          800 m
                        Airports
                        • Municipal (SBA)
                          11.1 km
                        • Cunnamulla (CMA)
                          62.3 km
                        Train Stations
                        • Santa Barbara Amtrak
                          3.2 km
                        • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
                          3.2 km
                        Restaurants
                        • Las Aves Cafe (cuisine: Continental)
                          50 m
                        • Taffy's Pizza
                          290 m
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2009
                        • Number of rooms:
                          122

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                        What's nearby

                        Tourist attractions

                        • Mission Santa Barbara - 1.1 km
                        • Jazz Hall - 1.6 km
                        • Soho - 1.7 km
                        • Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 1.9 km

                        Popular areas

                        • City Center - 700 m

                        Places of interest

                        • Breakaway Tours & Event Planning - 500 m

                        Shopping areas

                        • Santa Barbara Museum of Art - 1.7 km

                        Museums

                        • Santa Barbara Msem Natrl Hstry - 1.3 km
                        • Karpeles Manuscript Library - 1.6 km
                        • Music and Arts Conservatory - 1.9 km

                        Parks

                        • Rocky Nook Park - 600 m
                        • Santa Barbara Parks Dept - 1.4 km

                        Halls

                        • Victoria Hall - 1.5 km
                        • Earl Warren Showgrounds Ctrng - 1.7 km

                        Universities, Institutes

                        • Fielding Institute - 300 m
                        • Santa Barbara Clg-Oriental Med - 600 m
                        • Southern CA Institute of Law - 1.1 km
                        • Santa Barbara College of Law - 1.5 km
                        • Wellness Ctr-Research Edctn - 1.6 km

                        Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

                        • Santa Barbara Channel Foundation - 1.4 km

                        Theaters

                        Air business related

                        • Arlington Center For the Performing Arts - 1.5 km

                        Medical care and Hospitals

                        • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital - 100 m
                        • Rehab Inst At Santa Barbara - 300 m
                        • US Veterans Ctr - 1.6 km
                        • St Francis Medical Center - 1.7 km

                        College Campuses

                        Local attractions

                        • Karpeles Manuscript Library - 1.7 km
                          21 West Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara
                        • Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 1.8 km
                          1100 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara
                        • Santa Barbara Historical Museum - 2.3 km
                          136 East De la Guerra Street, Santa Barbara
                        • Santa Barbara Museum of Art - 1.7 km
                          1130 State Street, Santa Barbara
                        • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park - 2.2 km
                          123 E Canon Perdido Street, Santa Barbara

                        Near the hotel

                        • Mission Santa Barbara - 1.1 km
                          2201 Laguna Street, Santa Barbara
                        • Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History - 1.4 km
                          2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara

                        Restaurants nearby

                        • Las Aves Cafe - 50 m

                          Address: 2220 Bath St
                          Phone: 805-845-4263

                          69% likes this, based on 40 reviews
                          Cuisine: Continental

                        • Mc Connells Ice Cream - 390 m

                          Address: 201 W Mission St
                          Phone: (805) 569-2323

                          77% likes this, based on 83 reviews

                        • Derf's - 370 m

                          Address: 2000 De La Vina St
                          Phone: 805-687-5437

                          Cuisine: American

                        • Taffy's Pizza - 290 m

                          Address: 2026 De La Vina St
                          Phone: 8056873083

                          67% likes this, based on 9 reviews
                          Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 13

                        • Los Gallos - 350 m

                          Address: 2009 De La Vina St
                          Phone: 805-563-4883

                          84% likes this, based on 21 reviews
                          Cuisine: Mexican

                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2009
                        • Number of rooms:
                          122
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                        Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites Reviews

                        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites

                        Average guest rating

                        7.2out of 10
                        Very good
                        Based on 35 reviews

                        Guest reviews

                        • Single
                          6.6

                          Good location, close to State St and centre of town

                          Whilst its a nice enough motel, I didn't think it great value for money and I was not staying at peak season either

                        • Couple
                          9.6

                          We were very happy that they had smoking rooms!!! It's getting harder and harder to find hotels that accommodate smokers.

                        • Group of friends
                          8.8

                          The room was very spacious and nicely decorated!

                          There were no elevators to bring your luggage upstairs

                        • Older travelers
                          7.4

                          Quiet, centrally located, reasonable price (for Santa Barbara), provided snacks and waters daily

                        • Older travelers
                          4.4

                          The room seemed adequate in its layout.

                          No hot water, only lukewarm showers!!! Paid for kitchenette type room and had no utensils, dinnerware, cooking pots, etc. and no key to enter locked cabinet where they might have been located. Single pane old windows that allowed lots of noise and cold air in. Loud refrigerator-- so loud we had to turn off the refrig in order to hear the tv. Poor insulation between floors--could hear people above heat their room hear their tv, hear them pound across the floor. Don't ever expect to stay at a Best Western hotel again, if these above problems fit into the BW criteria.

                        • Older travelers
                          5.4

                          Location and proximity to freeway. Hotel is in a quite neighborhood with minimal traffic with a nearby coffee shop and restaurant.

                          Found ants in the room, which was addressed. Following afternoon there was a massive water leak. Hotel manager comped the room when I checked out. Feel the staff could have been more proactive with the situation by either communicating to us what had happened and had a backup plan in place rather than us having to enter the room to find water everywhere and then going to the front desk to complain.

                        • Older travelers
                          6.6

                          Pleasant hotel Santa Barbara Seaport, restaurants etc. only with car

                        • Couple
                          8.8

                          Lovely hotel nice rooms which were very clean. We paid $250 for one night stay not sure if this is just a weekend rate but a bit pricy as we have stayed in other hotels wich were as nice with breakfast included for half he price. Would recommend if you get it for a good price.

                        • Older travelers
                          7.8

                          We were suprised that the room was a converted one bedroom apartment. We would definately stay here again.

                          Good value for the price. Nice full service restaurant.

                        • Group of friends
                          8.8

                          It was a very clean hotel with an amazingly friendly and helpful staff.

                        • Family with children
                          7.4

                          I enjoyed having the restaurant on site, the food was very good. And my son enjoyed the pool.

                        • Group of friends
                          8.8

                          I booked five rooms and they did not bill me right.

                        • Family with children
                          4.6

                          Relatively quiet hotel away from the hustle and bustle of it all. restaurant on site. parking is near room.

                          hotel was out of towels for pool area. had to wait 30 minutes for them to go and pick some laundered ones up. hotel is really outdated....wallpaper was peeling and ripped in the bathrooms...dingy green carpet was not appealing, nor was the dark old furniture. receptionist took a phone call as she saw me walking to counter to check in and i was left standing for well over 5 minutes. then, she wasn't apologetic at all and a bit cold.

                        • Older travelers
                          8.8

                          Liked the overall niceness of the hotel, from the rooms to the staff to the restaurant.

                          Small rooms and a little expensive.

                        • Couple
                          8.2

                          It was a short ride to shopping and the beach. It is quiet. When we got there they allowed us to choose from the available rooms so we could be either upstairs or by the pool. The staff was friendly. The rooms were clean and nice, the bathrooms in the rooms were up to date and clean.

                        How to reach hotel

                        hotel Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
                        Show big map »

                        Hotel Address:

                        2220 Bath Street, Santa Barbara, United States, 93105-4322

                        Get directions
                        City Center
                        • Santa Barbara
                          800 m
                        Airports
                        • Municipal (SBA)
                          11.1 km
                        • Cunnamulla (CMA)
                          62.3 km
                        Train Stations
                        • Santa Barbara Amtrak
                          3.2 km
                        • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
                          3.2 km
                        Restaurants
                        • Las Aves Cafe (cuisine: Continental)
                          50 m
                        • Taffy's Pizza
                          290 m
                        Hotel information
                        • Check-in:
                          from  3 pm
                        • Check-out:
                          until  12 pm
                        • Year renovated:
                          2009
                        • Number of rooms:
                          122