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Enjoy Santa Barbara Hotel's Historic Charm
Classic touches of California Spanish Revival add to the historic feel of the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel Santa Barbara. The hotel's historic property, also known as the Hotel Virginia and built in 1917, features Malibu and Catalina tile-work, exposed brick walls and wrought-iron railings, all in a convenient downtown location.
With the hotel's location in Santa Barbara, 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. Don't miss a chance to see the Santa Barbara Mission, known as the "Queen of the Missions."
With free Wi-Fi access and a Business Center, corporate travelers find this downtown hotel is the perfect choice. Additionally, guests enjoy easy access to major area employers, such as the County of Santa Barbara, University of California, Lockheed Martin and ExxonMobil.
Modern conveniences merge with historical touches to create a unique feel, and Santa Barbara vacations are made easy with amenities like the daily, free Express Start Breakfast Bar and free access to Spectrum Gym. Room service is available from Mesa Cafe from 11am to 9pm, and the second-level balcony entices guests to relax while enjoying spectacular views of the city. Call us today!
- Black-out Shades
- Rollaway Bed/Cot Available
- Crib Available
- Iron/Ironing Board
- Separate Hanging Closet
- In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
- Extra Bedding Available
- Private Bathroom
- Bathroom Amenities Available
- Hair Dryer
- Separate/Walk-in Shower
- Mini Refrigerator
- Coffee Maker
- Flat-screen TV
- iPod Docking Station with Clock Radio
- Work Desk with Lamp
- Desk-level Electrical Outlet
- Free Local Calls
- Premium Channels
- CD Player
- Direct-dial Phone
- Phone with Voicemail
- Complimentary Morning Newspaper
- Windows Open by Guest
- Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
- Full Breakfast Included
- Breakfast Buffet Included
- Continental Breakfast Included
- Complimentary Coffee in Lobby
- Off-site Restaurant Delivery Available
- Room Service Available from 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
- On-Site Business Center
- Office supplies available
- Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
- Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® Rewards Club members
Housekeeping & Laundry
- Daily Housekeeping
- Concierge Services
- Wake Up Calls
17 W. Haley Street
Santa Barbara, California 93101-3428
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Check-in Age: 18
Parking + -
- Daily Self-Parking Fee: 14 USD
Shuttle + -
Accessibility + -
- Public Entrance
- Guest Rooms
- Public Restrooms
- Registration Desk
- Business Center
- Number of Accessible Meeting Rooms: 0
Accessible Hotel Areas
- Registration Area
- Accessible Guest Rooms
- Business Center
- Exercise Facility
Hotel Areas with Accessible Routes from Accessible Public Entrance
- Accessible Self Parking
- Van Accessible Self Parking
- Portable Bathtub Seats
- Closed Caption TVs
- Telephone with TDD
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Public Spaces
- Communication Kits with Visual Alarms
Provided by Hotel
Facility + -
- Number of Floors: 3
- Total Number of Rooms: 61
- Number of Suites: 0
- Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 61
- Number of Accessible Rooms: 4
Languages + -
Languages Spoken by Staff
Credit Cards + -
- American Express
- Diners Club
- Carte Blanche
FAQs for Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara?
At Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara, self-parking is available for a daily rate of 14 USD and valet parking is available for a daily rate of 14 USD.
Can I cancel my booking at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara for a full refund?
Yes, when you book your stay at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara direct with IHG, choose one of our flexible rates which include the flexibility to change or cancel your reservation at no charge. For full details, refer to our Travel Advisory details.
Does Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara have a pool?
No, Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara does not have a pool.
When is breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara?
Breakfast at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara is available from 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM.
What are the check-in and check-out times for Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara?
Check-in at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara is from 3:00 PM, and check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.
Does Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, the Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara offers free WiFi!
Does Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara have a restaurant on site?
No, there is no on site restaurant at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara?
Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.
How many rooms does the Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara have?
The Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara has 61 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.