Travel Blogs from Santa Barbara
... showed us the location on a map. This is when I realised our next problem.....this didn't look like the suite we had booked. It was too late to question and he was only a porter. We went to our room which confirmed it was wrong as it was a small room with two queen beds, and NO sofa!! So it was the floor for me that night. 2am, we were all knackered and without much to say we all tried to get some sleep. I would see the hotel in the morning about our ...
... broccoli, and bacon and some toast and half a plate of potatoes.
It turned out the Hertz we needed to go to to get our car was not the one the concierge though I could walk to so we got a taxi - lucky we did it was about 4 miles and a $15 cab fare. The taxi driver suggested we visit Hearst Caste on our way from Sana Barbara to San Fran. They didn't have a Corolla with a GPS so we had to upgrade to a Captiva. That ...
... while mine is for lounging. We'll see who wins this difference of opinion.
The restaurant we chose was called Brophy Bros. Seafood and it was packed. The wait for two people on a Monday night was over 30 minutes, but there was a clam bar downstairs that we could sit in and have a drink or some clams while we waited. When we went downstairs to sit and wait, we noticed a group of people on the main pier looking into the back ...
... Or just give them your card and fill up and then go and get your card back and pay. I guess too many people have stolen fuel. All the stations have swipe cards outside, but you have to put your zip code in and of course we don't have one.
Our 4wd to rent for three weeks cost $2000.00 dollars, the insurance cost more than the car. We weren't supposed to drive it on dirt. Whoops. It was a Ford Escape - averaged 25 mpg - and went well.
We found that casinos are ...
We spent only one short night in Santa Barbara, but we could see for ourselves how honest this city is :-) Romana had left the window of our car completely open on her side and forgot about it. The car was parked whole night on the ...
Other places to stay in Santa Barbara
1601 State Street, Santa Barbara | 2 star innfrom $166
433 W. Montecito St, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $188
18 Bath Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $187
1188 Coast Village Road, Santa Barbara | 2 star innfrom $100
15 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $217
- DO NOT STAY AT THIS PLACE!
- Not the gem that it advertises!!
- Fooled me once
122 West Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara | Innfrom $65
104 Bath St, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $173
- We LOVED our getaway!
- A Perfect 10!
- Room was great!!!
206 Castillo St, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $216
63 Humphrey Rd, Santa Barbara | Innfrom $160
36 W. Valerio St., Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $232
- A relaxing, cozy retreat
- Loved the Cheshire Cat Inn
- Loved the Cheshire Cat
121 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara | 5 star innfrom $363
- The Gold Standard for B&Bs
- A Secluded Retreat With Exceptional Service
- A Beautiful Inn
1327 Bath Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $194
- Excellent Stay
- Delicious Breakfast, Friendly Management/Service
- Great getaway
1908 Bath Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star innfrom $182