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About our Hotel

Location: Downtown/City Center

  • Location: Downtown/City Center
  • Closest City: SANTA BARBARA
  • Distance From Hotel: 0.0MI
  • Local time zone: GMT-07:00

Check In: 3:00 PM Check Out: 11:00 AM

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum check-in age: 18

Credit cards

Credit cards

  • American Express
  • Carte Blanche
  • Diners Club
  • Discover
  • JCB
  • MasterCard
  • Visa

Accessibility

Accessibility

  • Number of Rooms:4
  • Parking
  • Service Animals Allowed

Languages

Languages

  1. English
  2. Spanish
  3. Chinese

Pet Policy

Pet Policy

There is a 2 pet max per room. Pets must be declared to avoid extra fees and must not be left unattended in room. Only service animals are allowed in food areas. Pets must be on leash outside. 39 dollars per stay pet fee.
Pet deposit amount  39.00  USD  per stay

Parking

Parking

  • Number of parking spaces:35
  • Car Parking Available
  • Our hotel offers two secured out door lots to our guests, for a small nightly fee. Weekends valet service is included with the hotel stay. Every guest has coming and going privilege’s with no extra charge.
  • Daily Parking Fee ( 14.00  USD)

Internet

Standard Internet Service

Standard Internet service is free for all guests
Wireless Internet available in Standard Rooms,Executive Rooms,Suites,Business Center,Public Areas
Wired Internet available in Standard Rooms,Executive Rooms,Suites,Business Center,Public Areas

Facility

Facility

  • Hotel renovated inFebruary 01, 2005
  • Total number of rooms:61
  • Total number of rooms with only one bed:37
  • Total number of rooms with only double beds:24
  • Total number of non-smoking rooms:61
  • Total number of rooms for the physically challenged:4
  • Interior corridor
  • Total number of floors:3
  • FEMA Property Number:CA2217

Enjoy Our Santa Barbara Hotel's Historic Charm

Classic California Spanish Revival touches enhance the Holiday Inn Express® Santa Barbara’s historic feel. Our Historic Landmark property, also known as the Hotel Virginia, was built in 1917 and features Malibu and Catalina tile-work, exposed brick walls, and wrought-iron railings.

With our convenient, downtown Santa Barbara location, the sights and sounds of the city are just steps away. Quietly charming, Santa Barbara boasts
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Enjoy Our Santa Barbara Hotel's Historic Charm

Classic California Spanish Revival touches enhance the Holiday Inn Express® Santa Barbara’s historic feel. Our Historic Landmark property, also known as the Hotel Virginia, was built in 1917 and features Malibu and Catalina tile-work, exposed brick walls, and wrought-iron railings.

With our convenient, downtown Santa Barbara location, the sights and sounds of the city are just steps away. Quietly charming, Santa Barbara boasts stunning Spanish architecture at sites like the Santa Barbara Courthouse. The beach and Stearns Wharf are only a few blocks from the hotel, while the Santa Barbara Zoo is about two miles away. Remember to see the Santa Barbara Mission, known as the "Queen of the Missions."

With free Wi-Fi, a Business Center, and easy access to major area employers, such as the County of Santa Barbara, University of California, SONOS, Lockheed Martin, and ExxonMobil; corporate travelers find this hotel the perfect choice.

Modern conveniences merge with historical touches to create a unique feel, and Santa Barbara vacations are made easy with amenities like the daily, complimentary Express Start Breakfast Bar, bike rentals, and Key 2 Fitness gym access. Our second-level balcony entices guests to relax while enjoying spectacular views of the city. Our comfortable, spacious guest rooms feature triple-sheeted beds, HD TVs, and more. Call us today and join us in the heart of Santa Barbara!

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Features
Besides the hotel's prime location in downtown Santa Barbara, guests enjoy staying at this historic hotel for the many free amenities, including the Express Start Breakfast Bar,fast Wi-Fi access, bike rentals, gym and pool access, and 24 hour concierge services.

Guest Reviews

Rated 4.3 out of 5 by 365 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Highly recommended Clean quiet hotel . Great downtown Santa Barbara location at State and haley April 25, 2016
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Great location, value hotel The property is well located near restaurants, shopping and beach in a charming older building. Nice 2nd floor patio with lovely views and lounge area. Lobby not as attractive as portrayed in photos but fine. Rooms comfortable but mattresses a bit unsupportive. Staff helpful. Overall great value for SB. April 20, 2016
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Great stay in Santa Barbara The hotel was a little difficult to find at night due to the building blending with the surrounding buildings. Be sure to map out the directions prior to arriving. April 20, 2016
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Hotel Lobby Hotel Exterior Hotel Lobby Hotel Exterior Hotel Exterior Hotel Exterior Historic Charm in the Heart of Santa Barbara. Entrance We're steps from Santa Barbara's famed State St.. Convenient! Front Desk View from Hotel Hotel Lobby Welcome to our historic landmark California Spanish Revival hotel.
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