BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn

3850 State Street, Santa Barbara, California, 93105, United States | 3 star hotel
Prices starting from $190.00
 

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The road to Santa Barbara

A travel blog entry by lordofthehens

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Disaster! After a lovely nights sleep and waking up feeling relaxed and calm, the phone rings.

The front desk has called to say they are sorry to be the bearer of bad news. Someone has reported that our back tyre is flat.

I went out to the car to check, and sure enough it was completely deflated. When I picked up the rental car in …

Santa Barbra to Vegas

A travel blog entry by samstevelois

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We spent our last day in San Francisco with a tour on the big red bus which I would really recommend. For $38 per adult you get an unlimited hop on and off pass for 24hrs. We all boarded the bus and stayed on while we were driven around most of San Fran and over the Golden Gate Bridge. It was really interesting to see all the different areas like …

Leaving los angeles

A travel blog entry by alan_and_karen

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Well we left LA today and as is normal had a very slow crawl out of the city,The traffic congestion is terrible in LA and makes the M25 seem positively empty ! We drove the last few miles of the old route 66 up to Santa Monica pier, then turned right and headed north for Santa Barbara passing through Malibu on the way. After an unintentional detour …

Relaxen!

A travel blog entry by famjansen

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Vanmorgen gezond ontbeten bij Subway, het was al na elven dus ook een beetje lunch, vervolgens nog een paar winkeltjes afgesnuffeld in Pismo Beach. Tes heeft leuke nieuwe surfstyle slippers gekocht. En verder: Heerlijk. Vandaag maar 1.5 uur gereden naar Santa Barbera, we hadden het geluk dat er al een kamer beschikbaar was om 13.00 uur en wat voor …

Now you see it now you don't

A travel blog entry by gandsinoz

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Set off nice and early from Carmel - unfortunately still 'in the mist' - which made the start of our drive disappointing. The road was good enough - lots of windy bits and the traffic relatively light but it was difficult to see any of the sights as the mist and fog was so low. Well at the speeds you can go at we knew we were in for a long drive - …

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This 3 star hotel, located on 3850 State Street, Santa Barbara, is near Mission Santa Barbara, Jesusita Trail, and Devereaux Slough.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn Santa Barbara

    Reviewed by samstevelois

    Very nice hotel!

    Reviewed May 22, 2013
    by (7 reviews) , Canada Flag of Canada

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    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by famjansen

    superdeluxe

    Reviewed Jul 21, 2012
    by (4 reviews) Middelburg , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

    Our stay was very relaxing, everything was super. The room was super, pool in front of our own terrace!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by vermaaks

    Great value

    Reviewed May 29, 2011
    by (3 reviews) Pretoors, Irene , South Africa Flag of South Africa

    Staff again very helpful to our family needs, great room facing the courtyard and pool with all day complimentary coffee. Furnishings are good all round and the location is fantastic.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Historical Traveler Reviews BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn Santa Barbara

    Pepper Tree is nice

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    I chose to stay at The Pepper Tree because of the reviews on this site.

    I stayed for about a week. For Europeans, the hotel is a 3 star kind of place. Very, very clean but old-fashioned in design. The furniture appears new. The rooms can be noisy as they are arranged so that you park right outside them. The front desk staff was really pleasant and knowledgeable. I just booked anothe room there for my next stay in SB.

    Pepper Tree - Great

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    The hotel and grounds are exquisite. Staff very helpful and polite. Food and Beverages in the adjacent restaurant were great.However, the Pepper tree is miles from downtown Santa Barbera. It is situated right at the West End of state street (which is around 9 miles long)If you want to get to downtown SB, you are looking at $15 cab, with more if you want to return late.With this in mind, if you want to stay on complex, great. If not, get a downtown/beach hotel.

    Seems best bet on State Street

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    State Street is the main Santa Barbara road containing most of the motels. This appears to be the best there is on the road, and I can recommend it. The two pools are very pleasant and there are also jacuzzis and numerous loungers by the water. It is not walkable into the centre but that is the case with all of the other motels as well. My only criticism is that the decor is very flowery (bedding and wallpaper) but that is personal choice! It is a relatively old building but refurbished, apart from the very old room heaters.

    Nice place to stay

    from

    I enjoyed our stay at the Pepper Tree Inn. The grounds are what make this hotel nice. The hotel has lots of flowers and two inviting tiled pools. The rooms are clean and have nice balconys that over look the pool areas. I have seen this hotel advertised for over $160 a night, I would not pay that much because the rooms are not anything special and the hotel is not within walking distance of the beach. Still, I would recommend this hotel because it does have charm and is in good driving distrance of the beach areas.

    Rave reviews at Pepper Tree Inn

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    After many stays, The Pepper Tree still gets my vote for best hotel in SBA. The staff will jump through hoops to make it perfect. The property is beautiful and immaculate. Don't miss it!

    Clean and comfortable hotel!

    from

    My husband and I found out about this place in our SF Chronicle as a "Highly recommended" hotel to stay in SB at very reasonable prices (compared to the downtown and beach of SB). Clean, spacious rooms with coffee maker, fruit, cookies, refrig and micro. Our room overlooked the pool and hot tub. Nicely kept grounds - very relaxing atmosphere! Nice hotel staff! Hotel is close to shopping, food, and the wineries and only 10 minutes from the action area of downtown! Recommend the "Wine Edventures" tour if you have the chance! Also, free parking!! Looking forward to our next stay at the Pepper Tree!

    Great place to stay!

    from

    My line of work requires at least one overnight stay in Santa Barbara each month. During my 5 years working this company, I have had the opportunity to try a variety of hotels in the area. There is however, no comparison. These days I ALWAYS find myself looking forward to my stay at the Pepper Tree Inn. The friendly staff, clean rooms and beautiful gardens make it a wonderful stay. My wife even looks forward to my business trips. She plans her schedule in hopes to spend time in the heated tiled pool and hottub.

    It's definately worth the stay!

    Unexpected retreat

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    Great little full service inn! I was passing through Santa Barbara, stumbled across the Pepper Tree Inn, with it's beautiful pools, even enjoyed a massage! The best things were the little touches in the room, Laura Ashley sheets on the bed, coffee makers, hairdryers, irons...you name it, they've got it! If they don't have it readily available, you can call on their front desk staff and it will be in your hands in minutes! I highly recommend this hotel for business, romance, just passing through, you name it!!!!

    Wonderful staff

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    I read the other posting re: this hotel...and the staff, I have stayed at the Pepper Tree Inn a couple of times, and have always been treated with the utmost respect. I have not dined at the restaurant, which perhaps is where the other guest had his/her problems...but the hotel itself is great! Their staff has gone out of their way numerous times to help me with work related issues. I hope that the last review does not deter any future guests from enjoying this great hotel!

    Not Recomended for minorities, people of color

    from

    Nice Facilities, Great Pool,

    Spa and Gym. Good Location.

    Employees here however are

    Racist & Rude spoiling your

    stay, especially the hotel

    Restaurant. Also Lots of

    Sirens, Traffic noise from

    State Street.

    TripAdvisor Reviews BEST WESTERN PLUS Pepper Tree Inn Santa Barbara

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent