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The Presidio

1620 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

+1 805 963 1355

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based on 1,397 reviews

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About The Presidio, Santa Barbara

Value for money

Under 20 minutes' stroll from Santa Barbara Metropolitan Transit District Station, The Presidio provides guests with a convenient base when in Santa Barbara. It is situated a short walk from Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum, Santa Barbara Museum of Art and Alameda Park. Guests of The Presidio can benefit from a range of services, including free bike rental. Free Wi-Fi is provided for guests wishing to stay connected while travelling. Each room at the hotel has an iPod docking station and all the essentials for a comfortable stay. Each comes with a flat-screen TV with satellite / cable channels, as well as a private en suite. The hotel is situated amongst the area's popular sightseeing attractions, including Janssens-Orella-Birk Building, which is a short walk away. Santa Barbara Symphony Orchestra is also within a five-minute walk.

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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Hairdryer
  • Refrigerator

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • 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
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • 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
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Smartphone dock
  • TV


  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Bicycle available
  • Hiking
  • Bicycle rental
  • Cycling


  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking


  • Terrace/Patio


  • Iron and ironing board


  • Desk

Places of interest near The Presidio

Attractions in Santa Barbara, California curated by momondo

The Presidio location: 1620 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Restaurants and Cafés

Ihop0.1 mi
Carlitos Cafe Y Cantina0.3 mi
Opal Restaurant & Bar0.3 mi
Louie's California Bistro0.3 mi

The Presidio Reviews

GreatBased on 1397 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Very friendly & accommodating staff (in 184 reviews)
  • "Good location, comfortable and super clean." (in 152 reviews)
  • Great spacious room and en-suite! (in 124 reviews)
Cons -
  • In the room or at office! (in 78 reviews)
  • No coffee maker in the room. (in 77 reviews)
  • No COFFEE MAKER in room. (in 34 reviews)

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Check in/Check out

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


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • There is a $61/night difference in the average price of 2 star hotels in Santa Barbara ($194/night) and the average nightly rate at The Presidio ($133/night).

  • The Presidio is 7.5 mi away from Santa Barbara. You can typically expect your drive time from The Presidio to Santa Barbara to be 22min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • With parking available at The Presidio, you could always rent a car for as low as $29/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Santa Barbara. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Santa Barbara to The Presidio, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at The Presidio. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +1 805 963 1355.

  • The city center nearest to The Presidio is Santa Barbara, which is 0.6 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Lobero Theater, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • The best contact number for The Presidio is +1 805 963 1355.

  • Yes, The Presidio has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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