Mason Beach Inn
Travel Blogs from Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara lies between a 3,000-foot tall mountain range and one of the quietest stretches of the Pacific Ocean along the west coast of America.
It was so nice to leave behind the hustle and bustle of LA and find this beautiful little seaside town (just a short 2 hour drive). Its Spanish inspired architecture and red terracotta …
... a lean condition? It was more gray than brown... And hunted down the oil leak that was coming from the top of the engine. I thought I would have to re-do the liquid Gasket, which is a job I absolutely despise as it takes forever to clean off the old one. But turns out that it was one of the front bolts that was loose and oil was coming out of ...
25/07/13 LAX via Santa Barbara
Should've stayed here rather than Santa Maria. This is a really cool little town with a centre small enough to cover on foot. The usual mall was supplemented with a high street of designer shops, cafes, bars and bistros. Deb bought herself some pretty silk dresses from a little boutique and Alex a pair of jeans. We ...
... County Courthouse has an 85 foot viewing tower, so the choice of where to begin our day was clear. As a bonus, the courthouse has been used since 1929, and so the interior and exterior offer beautiful examples of Spanish Colonial Revival architecture. There are also several murals, tiles and paintings to view. Once we satisfied our appetite for history and geography, it was time for ...
... of seals have made their homes and the council have provided a board walk to view them from but no getting close... I had a great view from the van and as we had seen seals in NEW Zealand decided not to stop as we were on our way to Hearst castle... an interesting property built by yes Mr Hearst in 1919 when his mother died leaving him the fortune made from gold mining..
It took 28 years for him to complete the project ..well not strictly true as it is ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
Great location, hot tub, very friendly staff, clean rooms, hot showers and comfy beds.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.