TripAdvisor Reviews Holiday Lodge Santa Barbara
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... very clean.
After leaving SB, we're on our way to Vegas. It's a long drive, mostly through desert. I have been stressing about part of the drive where we skirt across the northern part of LA ever since I have known we were going to do this drive. Turns out not to be all that dramatic. I have to say that the roads here are pretty good, mostly freeway (no tolls in California) and very well signposted. Apart from the fact that we are on the wrong ...
... Santa Barbara, we loved the look of the town and also the atmosphere, it was so chilled out.
The following day on Friday the 27th we were moving on to San Luis Obispo. On our way we stopped in Pismo beach which was a little beach town it was incredibly windy here as it is very exposed so we did not chill on the beach for long. We spent a bit of time wondering around the town and being tourist looking in all the gift shops (Rob loves a ...
... the price.
Tomorrow morning, we are off on our travels again but we will definitely come back to Santa Barbara. We loved the slower pace of life the friendliness of everyone we met, the fabulous food and the beautiful buildings. The beach is lovely too, but there are some very special small coves just out of the centre that would be perfect for a day at the beach.
The "Big Sur" here we come.................we are getting closer!!!!
... of downtown. I can also imagine the number of weddings that happily take place there, and the grounds are perfect for taking engagement photos. We walked around for a bit, stopping to see all the architectural details of the building (tilework, fountains, etc.) and reading the historical plaques. The police station exterior and interior on the show Psych was clearly inspired by the building.
After walking around ...
... us and organized our car and our paperwork...Di was so impressed with him she offered up Jen (a good friend of her daughters) as a suitable girlfriend, if he so desired. I wanted to hide and I am sure so did he...lucky for him he had a dark completion otherwise I sure he was blushing.
He sent us on our way (relieved we were out of his day I am sure) with a wave and a grid number to find the car..... It was a long, long ...
Other places to stay in Santa Barbara
4770 Calle Real, Santa Barbara | 2 star motelfrom $139
- Best value for your money in Santa Barbara
- Wonderful continental breakfast.
- A Gem
3525 State Street, Santa Barbara | 1 star motelfrom $115
- Clean--Nice Even, and Close Enough
- Does the job...
- Really satisfied
3505 State Street, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $106
306 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara | 3 star motelfrom $251
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- Waking to the sounds of birds chirping...
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223 Castillo St, Santa Barbara | 4 star motelfrom $220
116 Castillo Street, Santa Barbara | 3 star motelfrom $126
3055 De La Vina Street, Santa Barbara | 2 star motelfrom $111
3643 State Street, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $121
443 Corona Del Mar, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $119
1920 State Street, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $117
102 W. Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara | 2 star motelfrom $169
424 Por La Mar, Santa Barbara | 2 star motelfrom $143
433 Corona Del Mar, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $109
22 Castillo St, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $79
21 Bath Street, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $173
- Perfect for the price
- Loved this little gem!
- Simply Perfect!
3222 State Street, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $132
931 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $146
421 South Milpas Street, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $150
1620 State St, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $130
- Nice rooms, good location, a little bit noisy
- Out dated, over priced, over rated and noisy!!
- Friendliest place to stay in Santa Barbara!
2800 State Street, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $95
212 West Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $65
3504 State Street, Santa Barbara | Motelfrom $109