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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

While this hotel is not fancy or on the water, the rooms are comfortable, clean and quiet. Santa Barbara offers cheap parking around town. So parking was free at this hotel, and it was easy and cheap around town. We were greeted by Ramon who was so kind, welcoming and informative. He gave us milk & cookies at 5:30 after our check in. The lobby always had fresh coffee. The on-site Restaurant offered a unique cuisine with an Asian flair, and great desserts. Ramon gave us Restaurant recommendations for Brophys on the harbor which was perfect. Everyone we encountered at this hotel was friendly. This hotel is a cluster of 2 story buildings and each room has its own entry from outside.

Stayed: March 2018
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

I have stayed at this property 3 times recently. I am typically a hotel snob and prefer the higher end properties. I feel that for the area and accommodations this is a good value. Clean rooms, nicely appointed and friendly staff.

  • Stayed: March 2018, traveled on business
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Have stayed here several times, as my daughter attends UCSB. Each time we have stayed we've been pleased with the cleanliness of rooms, location and the attentive staff. We will definitely be staying here again and I would recommend this place to friends and family

  • Stayed: March 2018, traveled with family
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Thank mfajardo143
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Anthony I, General Manager at Best Western Plus Encina Lodge & Suites, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Greetings mfajardo143,

Thank you for letting us know of your appreciation of the cleanliness of the room and the attentive staff. It is truly our pleasure to ensure that our guests have the highest quality experience. We know there are many lodging choices here in Santa Barbara and we are grateful for your personal recommendation to family and friends. See you soon!! Anthony.

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Nice and convenient place to stay if u have cottage hospital business. Very close to hospital and affliated rehabilitation facility. I would stay here again for proximity to hospital and quite poolside respite

  • Stayed: March 2018, traveled solo
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

I have to say of all the places we've stayed, this room had by far the cleanest-smelling bed sheets we've ever experienced. What bliss!! Great location in down-town, walking distance from coffee shops and restaurants.

  • Stayed: March 2018, traveled as a couple
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