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 …
... wearing some kind of costume scared the heck out of me. He went ''BOOH'' at my face and I was not expecting that at all. By chance, I am not cardiac because that could have go wrong. Also, I went into a few stores... typical. I essentially only bought souvenirs, which is something that I am pretty proud of me. I could have buy so much more! On that day, I decided to wear my new Converse so at the end of the day, I had a few blisters and wasn't able to walk anymore ...
... down quite a bit so we
decided to camp in a local RV park where we met some more vanagonauts with a
1984 who were bound from Seattle to San Diego for a few months.
After commiserating for a while in the morning we departed
for our next stop Frog Song in Cotati California
close to Santa Rosa.
They coincidentally just had their 10th anniversary this past September. A
lovely community of 30 units and with a different spin ...
... enjoying the wider straighter roads that were not perched on the edge of a cliff. At one point we stopped at a beach where there must have been over 100 elephant seals sleeping on the beach. After watching the funny creatures for a while we continued to Santa Barbara and arrived at our motel just after dark. We freshened up and walked the mile or so into town and grabbed some food before heading back to the ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- 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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