Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Property Description - Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara

Enjoy Santa Barbara Hotel's Historic Charm Classic touches of California Spanish Revival add to the historic feel of the Holiday Inn Express Hotel Santa Barbara. The hotel's historic property, also known as the Hotel Virginia and built in 1917, features Malibu and Catalina tile-work, exposed brick walls and wrought-iron railings, all in a convenient downtown location. With the hotel's location in Santa Barbara, the sights and sounds of the city are just steps away. Quietly charming, Santa Barbara boasts stunning Spanish architecture at sites like the Santa Barbara Courthouse. The beach and Stearns Wharf are only a few blocks from the hotel, while the Santa Barbara Zoo is about two miles away. Don't miss a chance to see the Santa Barbara Mission, known as the "Queen of the Missions." With free Wi-Fi access and a Business Center, corporate travelers find this downtown hotel is the perfect choice. Additionally, guests enjoy easy access to major area employers, such as the County of Santa Barbara, University of California, Lockheed Martin and ExxonMobil. Modern conveniences merge with historical touches to create a unique feel, and Santa Barbara vacations are made easy with amenities like the daily, free Express Start Breakfast Bar and free access to Spectrum Gym. Room service is available from Mesa Cafe from 11am to 9pm, and the second-level balcony entices guests to relax while enjoying spectacular views of the city. Call us today!

General Property Information - Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara

Check In: 3:00 PM

Check Out: 11:00 AM

Currency:American Dollars

Floors: 3

Rooms: 61

Year Opened: 1999

Year Renovated: 01/01/2005

Time Zone: GMT

In Room Amenities - Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara
  • Air conditioning individually controlled in room
  • Buffet breakfast
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Color television
  • Free newspaper
  • Hairdryer
  • High speed internet connection
  • Ironing board
  • Meal included - continental breakfast
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Premium movie channels
  • Private bathroom
  • Satellite television
  • Separate closet
  • Stereo
  • Voice mail
  • Wireless internet connection

On Property Amenities - Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara
  • Accessible facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Concierge desk
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Dry cleaning
  • High speed internet access for laptop in public areas
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Housekeeping - weekly
  • Ice machine
  • Interior corridors
  • Lounges/bars
  • On-Site parking
  • Parking
  • Pets allowed
  • Public area air conditioned
  • Room service
  • Safe deposit box
  • Valet parking
  • Valet same day dry cleaning
  • Wireless internet connection in public areas

    In Area Amenities - Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara
  • Golf
  • Shops and commercial services
  • Tennis court

Room Information - Holiday Inn Express Santa Barbara
2 double beds nonsmoking


1 king bed leisure nonsmoking


1 queen bed nonsmoking


Restaurant Info
Holdren's Steak House

An upscale steak house serving great steaks, seafood, and salads. Reservations are recommended for weekends.

Wine Cask

Upscale restaurant located in the historic El Paseo featuring creative cuisine. Large selection of wines from on site cellar.

Palace Grill

Local Cajun restaurant very popular with locals for good drinks and Cajun atmosphere

The Natural Cafe

Natural and Vegetarian cuisine

Velvet Jones

Local bands and DJ. Dancing


Local sports bar


Fitness center off-site

Childrens's program - Family skate and bike rentals at the beach just half a mile away, only 5 blocks.

Area Attractions
Los Angeles
Santa Barbara
Earl Warren Showgrounds
Santa Barbara AMTRAK Station
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