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Lavender Inn by the Sea

206 Castillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

+1 805 963 4317

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based on 609 reviews

About Lavender Inn by the Sea, Santa Barbara

Value for money

Lavender Inn by the Sea is situated in Santa Barbara and features free Wi-Fi. It provides 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms. This charming inn offers free bicycle rental, a concierge and an outdoor pool. In addition, the multilingual staff are on hand to provide local information. The rooms include a seating area, an in-room safe and a refrigerator. They each offer ironing facilities and a DVD player. Tourist attractions close to Lavender include Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara City College and Andalucia Building. There are also a range of quality restaurants serving local and international cuisine nearby.

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Inn Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Coffee machine
  • Air-conditioned
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Internet

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans


  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)


  • Shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Concierge service
  • Key card access
  • Bottle of water
  • 24hr front desk

Pool and spa

  • Massage
  • Heated pool
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV
  • DVD player

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Private entrance


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Things to do

  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Cycling

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Beach towels
  • Garden


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • Alarm clock

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast


  • Fitness center

Places of interest near Lavender Inn by the Sea

Attractions in Santa Barbara, California curated by momondo

Lavender Inn by the Sea location: 206 Castillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Restaurants and Cafés

Brewhouse0.2 mi
Emilio's Restaurant0.2 mi
Toma Restaurant & Bar0.2 mi
Scotch Bonnet0.4 mi

Lavender Inn by the Sea Reviews

GreatBased on 609 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Free breakfast and free parking! (in 75 reviews)
  • Friendly staff and good location. (in 68 reviews)
  • Friendly staff and good location. (in 66 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room was very dark and dated. (in 21 reviews)

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Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


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Frequently asked questions

  • There is a $48/night difference in the average price of 3 star hotels in Santa Barbara ($283/night) and the average nightly rate at Lavender Inn by the Sea ($235/night).

  • There are 8.3 mi between Santa Barbara and Lavender Inn by the Sea. The drive to and from the airport should be about 24min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • Lavender Inn by the Sea has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from Santa Barbara to the hotel, but also around Santa Barbara during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Santa Barbara are on average $29/day. A very popular option for travelers staying at Lavender Inn by the Sea would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from Santa Barbara directly to the hotel.

  • Yes, Lavender Inn by the Sea has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • Lavender Inn by the Sea is 0.9 mi away from the city center of Santa Barbara, where you can find interesting sights such as Lobero Theater.

  • For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Lavender Inn by the Sea, call +1 805 963 4317.

  • Yes, Lavender Inn by the Sea has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • There is a hotel gym accessible to guests staying at Lavender Inn by the Sea. Most hotel gyms are not 24-hours, so be sure to ask the front desk for gym hours and availability.

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