Mason Beach Inn
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Having slept so well for most of this trip, I had one of those awful restless legs hot and cold sort of nights only to be woken with a piercing whine at just after six. I had tried to set the alarm on my mini-ipad for the first time last night, and very carefully chosen a peaceful tone to wake up to. Not a piercing whine. Fumbling about in the semi …
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 …
... the sand had a shade of pink to it. There was still a strong breeze in the air which made it a little nippy being out. The kids weren't at all bothered though and were very content playing in the icy stream trying to dam it up. There's a video of Marc (hope it loaded ok) attempting to put his shoes and socks back on while IN the stream. 5 minutes long, but ...
Me: “Just walk up to him, take his sign, cross out ugly, and write FABULOUS.”
We should start a random acts of kindness club on each ship and call it Port-Day-RAK's.
On the way back to the ship we found a homemade ice cream store where I got amazing Eureka Lemon & Marionberries flavor! We hustled back to the tender and made a couple new friends—a funny gay guy and an awesome girl who works in Alaska as a fisheries ...
We had an early start today: so with the flash light we un-hooked the motorhome. Already on the road by 6.45, we saw the sunrise on our way along the Hwy 101 and the ocean … a long drive through LA… and finally we met the desert.
Breakfast in the desert: at a gas station after we fill up gas and discover, there is no gas cap on it, lucky the little restaurant had ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMason Beach Inn Santa Barbara
Great location, hot tub, very friendly staff, clean rooms, hot showers and comfy beds.
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