Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

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Lobby
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, open 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, sun loungers
Premium bedding, down comforters, in-room safe, desk

Overview of Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

4.0 star property
4-star beach hotel with spa, near Santa Barbara Zoo

7.8/10 Good

1,092 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Pool
  • Internet access
  • Pet-friendly
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
Map
633 E Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA, 93103
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • 2 restaurants
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • WiFi in the lobby
  • Internet in the lobby
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Beach towels
  • Valet parking
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Refrigerator
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Santa Barbara Beach
  • Santa Barbara Zoo - 2 min drive
  • Stearns Wharf - 2 min drive
  • Santa Barbara Bowl - 11 min drive
  • Upper State Street - 10 min drive
  • Carpinteria State Beach - 17 min drive
  • University of California, Santa Barbara - 18 min drive

Getting around

  • Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA) - 13 min drive
  • Oxnard, CA (OXR) - 39 min drive
  • Santa Ynez, CA (SQA) - 48 min drive
  • Carpinteria Station - 11 min drive
  • Goleta Station - 14 min drive
  • Santa Barbara Station - 24 min walk

About this property

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort

4-star hotel in the heart of Santa Barbara Beach, rejuvenated in 2018
Consider a stay at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort and take advantage of a terrace, a garden, and a hair salon. With amenities like a beachfront location and beach towels, this hotel is the perfect place to soak up the sun. Indulge in a massage, Ayurvedic treatments, and a body wrap at Spa del Mar, the onsite spa. Enjoy a meal at the two onsite restaurants. In addition to dry cleaning/laundry services and a 24-hour gym, guests can connect to in-room WiFi (surcharge).
You'll also find perks like:
  • An outdoor pool with sun loungers
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), bike rentals, and 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Valet parking (surcharge), an electric car charging station, and free newspapers
  • A banquet hall, smoke-free premises, and concierge services
  • Guest reviews say good things about the beach locale and helpful staff
Room features
All 360 rooms include comforts such as premium bedding and laptop-compatible safes, in addition to thoughtful touches like laptop-friendly workspaces and air conditioning. Guest reviews give good marks for the clean, spacious rooms at the property.
Other amenities include:
  • Down comforters and free cribs/infant beds
  • Bathrooms with designer toiletries and showers
  • TVs with premium channels
  • Furnished balconies or patios, wardrobes/closets, and refrigerators

Languages

English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 360 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 4 PM - midnight
  • Express check-in/out
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Children

  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets allowed (dogs only, 2 per room, up to 75 lbs)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Food and water bowls available

Internet

  • WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas*
  • WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms*

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (USD 30 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Onsite valet parking (USD 40 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking on site
  • Electric vehicle charging point on site
  • Onsite parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–11 AM
  • 2 restaurants
  • Room service (limited hours)

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free

What to do

  • Tennis
  • Beach nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Segway rentals/tours nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Hair salon
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Beach towels
  • Pool loungers

Facilities

  • 8 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1986
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour fitness center
  • An outdoor pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa tub
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Massage/treatment rooms

Accessibility

  • Braille/raised signage
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Phone accessibility kit
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • MP3 docking station
  • Television
  • Premium cable channels
  • Pay movies

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Down comforter
  • Turndown service
  • Premium bedding
  • Free crib/infant bed

What to enjoy

  • Furnished balcony/patio

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free weekday newspapers
  • WiFi and wired internet for a surcharge
  • Desk chair

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Mobile key entry

Special features

Spa

Spa del Mar has 4 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include body wraps and body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

The spa is open select days.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • Resort fee: USD 30.00 per accommodation, per night

Optional extras

  • WiFi is available in guestrooms for USD 12.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • WiFi is available in public areas for USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Wired Internet access is available in guestrooms for USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Wired Internet access is available in public areas for USD 12.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Breakfast costs between USD 12 and USD 35 for adults, and USD 7 and USD 20 for children (approximately)
  • Refrigerators are available for an additional charge

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 40.0 per night

Pets

  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per accommodation, per stay

Parking

  • Self parking costs USD 30 per day with in/out privileges
  • Valet parking costs USD 40 per day with in/out privileges

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Guests are provided with hand sanitizer; contactless room service is available; guests can access their rooms with a mobile device.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of CleanStay (Hilton).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector and window guards on site.

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

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Frequently asked questions

Does Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort?
Yes, dogs are welcome, with a limit of 2 per room and maximum weight of 75 lbs per pet. There's a charge of USD 75 per accommodation, per stay. Service animals are exempt from fees. Food and water bowls are available.
Is parking offered on site at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort?
Yes. Self parking costs USD 30 per day. Valet parking costs USD 40 per day. Electric vehicle charging is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort?
You can check in from 4 PM - midnight. Check-out time is noon. Express check-out and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort and nearby?
Practice your swing on the tennis courts. Additional recreation nearby includes segway rentals. Indulge in a treatment at the spa and soothe your senses in the spa tub. Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort also has an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center, as well as spa services and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort?
Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants. Nearby restaurants include East Beach Tacos (4-min walk).
Does Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, every room features a furnished balcony or patio.
What's the area around Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort like?
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort is a short 11-minute walk from Santa Barbara Zoo and 7 minutes' walk from East Beach. The local area is walkable and popular for its beaches.

Overall score and ratings

7.8

Good

8.3/10

Cleanliness

8.1/10

Staff & service

7.7/10

Amenities

7.9/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.9/10

Eco-friendliness

6/10 Good

Air Conditioner Unit and Ceiling Panels
The ceiling panels in our room (near the bathroom) were not closed, and the air-conditioner noise was horrendous.
Sandra, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Beautiful view 😍
Mohammad, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Dale, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

We had issues with hot water the first night we were here but the staff handled it in such a professional way! Totally satisfied!
MELINDA, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Grady, 4-night family trip
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2/10 Poor

Needed better experience
I picked a partial view and then when I got here I dont have a choice and the room wasn’t cleaned as well as no shampoos nor conditioners there was light supply of towels and house keeping didn’t come my entire stay I was very disappointed with the hotel experience especially because I have kids
Mariam, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Beautiful hotel right on the beach! Pool area was amazing as well! Will be staying there again!
Richele, 2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Phoebe, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

2-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Pravin, 3-night trip
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