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
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Sleep Quality

Latest Reviews


Traveler Reviews

“A Terrible Hotel Experience”
By cualebieng
Hillsborough, New Jersey on 14-Nov-17

My family of 4 stayed at this hotel for one night. We were in town for a wedding. We were all tired after the wedding festivities and decided to forego showers that night. I️ was the first one to...

“Recovery stay”
By Malzac
Shelburne, Vermont on 11-Nov-17

The BW Encina provided a very comfortable stay following a planned surgery. Everyone is very friendly and caring. Location is also very convenient to hospitals, doctors offices, shopping...

“Clean but old”
By dereksL9874JH
Houston, United States on 10-Nov-17

Staff is friendly. Hotel rooms are clean. Hotel furniture/decor/amenities are extremely outdated and in need of updating. Bed was comfortable. Everything worked. Restaurant attached to hotel has...

“Nice stay in one of the suites”
By Jsbono-
Lake Tahoe (California), California on 09-Nov-17

We stayed in a 2 bedroom suite, which was more of an apartment than a hotel room (good thing!). Spacious and clean but a little dated inside. The grounds are well cared for and its a 10-15m walk to...

“My review of best western”
By 132tristons
Pearblossom, California on 09-Nov-17

Beautiful hotel, service was great, pool and spa were very clean and the restaurant was super convenient. Loved the room besides the beds, those were quite hard for me! Definitely would take...


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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