Santa Barbara, CA Hotel – Best Western PLUS Encina Inn & Suites


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2220 Bath Street
Santa Barbara, California 93105-4322
United States


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Hotel Overview

Our Santa Barbara property is situated in a quaint residential area and conveniently near all the area's popular attractions including miles of amazing coastline as well as the exciting downtown area where our guests will experience unique shopping, dining, art and culture. Fiesta, Summer Solstice, and a variety of additional summer festivals offer traveling families a taste of local Santa Barbara flare.

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At the Best Western® PLUS Encina Inn & Suites, guests can enjoy a great value within minutes of all the excitement of Santa Barbara. One and two bedroom suites, along with townhouses feature full kitchens. This makes them perfect for groups or longer stays. On-site dining, outdoor pool, spa and exercise facilities all contribute to making you feel pampered while on vacation.

This Santa Barbara Best Western is a prime choice for business travelers in town for work with Cottage Hospital, Sansum Clinic, or the Arlington, Granada and Lobero theaters. Many of our guests are here for medical procedures and require long-term stays. When you're recovering, it's important to feel comfortable and relaxed. You'll feel right at home at our Santa Barbara hotel.

Family and friends visiting patients in the hospital, as well as visiting nurses and doctors choose to stay at our spacious Santa Barbara hotel. We offer great value in the heart of Santa Barbara. You can expect spacious accommodations, luxurious bedding and friendly service.

Our Santa Barbara hotel is unique because it's designed for long-term stays and overnight guests alike. You can also stock up and enjoy the convenience of a full kitchen while on vacation. Whether you're here for an extended stay or just the weekend, we'll provide everything you need for a relaxing getaway.

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
No pets allowed
Very Good
Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“Avergae but not the worst in the area”
By Dave B
Inyokern on 10-Dec-17

I go to Santa Barbara 3-4 times a year this was the first time at this hotel. It was convenient for access to the Sansum Clinic and I would stay again but this time I would know what to expect. The...

“Horrible front desk.”
By Pu H
Los Angeles, California on 06-Dec-17

As titled. Also the power went out for 5 hours during my stay. I asked around to see if this happens often. Apparently it's an issue in the area. Yet still this place had no back up power...

“Great stay”
By 762arada
Kalamazoo, Michigan on 05-Dec-17

Great stay. I would stay here again. Everyone was very helpful, the room was clean and ameneities were great. Walking distance to Cottage Hospital. Functioning internet, small gym, and pool. Cafe...

“nice stay”
By L9518ARpeggyc
on 27-Nov-17

good quiet neighborhood. free coffee/tea in the lobby. nice and friendly staff. convenience to downtown and pier. room is a little older but nice. tiny little stain on sofa chair but cover with towel...

By R3000JTkarend
Bakersfield, United States on 25-Nov-17

This is a very clean, well-run establishment. The grounds are maintained with plants and trees everywhere. I was traveling with my husband, his mom and our best friend. The 2 bedroom suite was...


Hotel Amenities


  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Outdoor pool Heated
  • Hot tub Whirlpool
  • Cocktail lounge Not a cocktail lounge, serving beer and wine only.
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Gift shop or newsstand
  • Massage services
  • Guest laundry Coin operated guest laundry
  • Fax services Available for an additional charge.
  • Multilingual staff (English, Spanish)
  • Free parking
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Cable or satellite television Direct TV
  • Printer available
  • Fax machine
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Dataports
  • Sunbathing
  • Air-conditioning
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Outdoor parking
  • Whirlpool
  • Exter corridor
  • Free wireless internet available in public areas; Free in-room wireless internet access; Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Complimentary Wireless Internet access
  • Restaurant with lounge
  • Weekly and monthly rates
  • Beauty shop
  • Dry cleaning
  • Complimentary weekday newspaper

Queen, King, Two Double and Two Queen Rooms:

  • The Best Western Plus Encina Inn and Suites features individually appointed accommodations with charming comfortable décor. Each guest room includes air conditioning, refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer, make-up mirror, iron and ironing board, wall safe, fresh fruit, cookies, Crabtree & Evelyn bath products, complimentary HBO, DVD player with free movie rentals, voice mail, data port, and free high-speed wireless Internet service.

Public Space ADA Accessible Features:

  • Accessible parking spaces and signage (car and van)
  • Accessible parking space that is 96-inches wide with an appropriate access aisle
  • An accessible route that allows for approaching and entering the hotel

Guest Room Communication Assist Features:

  • Closed-caption televisions
  • Telephones have volume control
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  • Complimentary High Speed Wireless Internet access
  • Dataports
  • Voice mail
  • Free local calls under 30 minutes Free local calls under 30 minutes.
  • Free long distance access
  • Air-conditioning
  • DVD player We offer complimentary movie rentals to all guests.
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fresh fruit, cookies, and candy
  • Iron, ironing board
  • Hairdryer Make-up mirror available in each room.
  • Cable satellite television with free HBO®
  • AM/FM radio stereo
  • Safe deposit box
  • Wake-up calls
  • Turndown service
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Microwave available
  • Room service from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • High-speed Internet access Complimentary
  • Complimentary newspaper Monday-Friday
  • In-room safe
  • Desk/work area available
  • Sofabed available
  • Balcony available
  • Bathrobe
  • Kitchenettes, some rooms

Kitchenettes: available 42 rooms with kitchens

  • Pots/pans/dishes

Pool Suites, One and Two Bedroom Suites and Townhouses:

  • Each of our suites offers the same amenities as our standard guest rooms; plus each includes a kitchen with full-size refrigerator, microwave oven, stovetop oven, cookware, and table settings for four. Other amenities include a dining area with table and chairs and a relaxing sitting area. All are ideal for short and long term stays.

Guest Room Mobility Accessible Features:

  • Accessible doors and doorways (at least 32-inches of clear width passage)
  • Accessible bathrooms and features, including shower/tub
  • Accessible room controls (e.g. HVAC and lighting)
  • Accessible clear floor space
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