Simpson House Inn - Santa Barbara

121 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 93101  show map
 4 stars
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Simpson House Inn - Santa Barbara

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Swim-up bar

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Private swimming pool

Editorial review:

This amazing and charming Victorian bed and breakfast is located on a delightful estate with an English country garden. The rooms are gorgeous and the staff is top-notch. Some critics disliked the prices of the smaller rooms.

Overview

The pleasant Simpson House Inn is a 4-star property located 1450 meters away from Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara. Built in 1874, the hotel is a combination of historic architecture and contemporary facilities.

Guests will enjoy a central location in the heart of Santa Barbara. The property is located within a 10-minute walk to the center of Santa Barbara.

The hotel is situated near a museum, a college and a theater.

Simpson House Inn can be reached in a 20-minute drive from Municipal airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 15 designer rooms equipped with heating, wireless internet, a laptop-size safe, a kitchen and a dressing room. Some rooms at Simpson House Inn have a view over the patio. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms featuring a hairdryer, a bidet and complimentary toiletries.

Eat & Drink

At the garden restaurant guests can enjoy international cuisine. Coffee, tea and refreshments are offered in the poolside bar. Guests can dine at Opal Restaurant and Bar and CrushCafe located within 10 minutes' walk away.

Services

There are limousine and bicycle rentals available on site.

Relax

On-site treatment facilities feature Turkish steam bath and massage.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   15.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Adults only
  • Luggage storage
  • Private beach
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Cycling
  • Golf desk

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • High chairs
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Water slides
  • Playground
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Private swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Night club
  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa center
  • Spa lounge
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Cookware/ Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

121 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 93101

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City Center
  • Santa Barbara
    2300 ft
Airports
  • Municipal (SBA)
    7.6 mi
  • Cunnamulla (CMA)
    38.0 mi
Train Stations
  • Santa Barbara Amtrak
    1.4 mi
  • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
    1.4 mi
Restaurants
  • Killer Shrimp (cuisine: American)
    900 ft
  • Opal Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: Californian)
    1600 ft
Parks
  • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park
    3700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    15

Rooms and availability

Simpson House Inn photos Room
Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Jacuzzi
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This double room has air conditioning, seating area and DVD player. Please note: This room is only accessible via stairs. No lift is available at this property.

Simpson House Inn photos Room
King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
Tradition King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Fireplace
    • + More
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
Simpson House Inn photos Room
Bungalow
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Coffee machine
    • Jacuzzi
    • Fireplace
    • + More
  • General:Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Kitchen unit
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenware
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • DVD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

This bungalow features a seating area, DVD player and patio.

Superior Queen Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
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Superior King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Fireplace
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  • General:Terrace
Simpson House Inn photos Room
Private Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

A private bathroom is located across the common hallway and is detached from the room. Please note: This room is only accessible via stairs. No lift is available at this property.

Luxury Bungalow
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • General:Terrace
Luxury Cottage
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Jacuzzi
    • Fireplace
    • + More

Simpson House Inn Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Popular areas

  • City Center2000 ft

Historical sites

  • Presidio State Historic Park3700 ft

Museums

  • Karpeles Manuscript Library2300 ft
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art2300 ft
  • Santa Barbara Festival Ballet3300 ft
  • Santa Barbara Performing Arts3700 ft

Parks

  • Santa Barbara Recreation Div3000 ft
  • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park3700 ft
  • EL Presidio de Santa Barbara State Park4000 ft

Halls

  • Victoria Hall1700 ft

Universities, Institutes

  • Southern CA Institute of Law700 ft
  • Santa Barbara College of Law1700 ft
  • Santa Barbara Clg-Oriental Med1700 ft
  • Wellness Ctr-Research Edctn2000 ft
  • Fielding Institute2700 ft
  • Institute For Holistic Studies3700 ft

Theaters

  • Arlington Theater1700 ft
  • Granada Theater2000 ft
  • The Granada Theater2300 ft
  • Lobero Theatre Foundation4000 ft

Air business related

  • Arlington Center For the Performing Arts1700 ft

Medical care and Hospitals

  • US Veterans Ctr1400 ft
  • St Francis Medical Center2300 ft

Casinos

  • Thomas Casino Systems3700 ft

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Santa Barbara Certified Farmers Market 5200 ft
    Santa Barbara and Cota Streets
  • Carr Winery1.2 mi
    414 N Salsipuedes St
  • Moreton Bay Fig Tree1.3 mi
    Montecito and Chapala Streets
  • Chocolate Maya1.2 mi
    15 W Gutierrez St
  • Yoga Soup1.3 mi
    28 Parker Way

Near the hotel

  • Santa Barbara Conference & Visitor\'s Bureau & Film Commission 400 ft
    1601 Anacapa St
  • Santa Barbara County Courthouse2500 ft
    1100 Anacapa St
  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art2500 ft
    1130 State St
  • The Historic La Arcada Courtyard 2600 ft
    1114 State St
  • Arlington Theatre1700 ft
    1317 State St., Santa Barbara
  • The Granada Theatre2200 ft
    1214 State Street, Santa Barbara
  • Karpeles Manuscript Library2600 ft
    21 West Anapamu Street

Restaurants nearby

  • Killer Shrimp900 ft

    Address: 416 State Street
    Phone: 8052849262

    57% likes this, based on 32 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Carlitos Cafe y Cantina1700 ft

    Address: 1324 State St
    Phone: 805-962-7117

    72% likes this, based on 183 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican
    Price Range: USD 22 - USD 37

  • CrushCafe1600 ft

    Address: 1315 Anacapa Street
    Phone: 805.963.3752

    70% likes this, based on 24 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Opal Restaurant and Bar1600 ft

    Address: 1325 State St
    Phone: (805) 966-9676

    72% likes this, based on 277 reviews
    Cuisine: Californian
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 36

  • Crushcakes Cupcakery1600 ft

    Address: 1315 Anacapa St
    Phone: 805.963.9353

    76% likes this, based on 40 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    15

Simpson House Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Simpson House Inn

Average guest rating

9.2out of 10
Superb
Based on 25 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
9.3
Rooms
9.0
Service
9.7
Value
9.3

Guest reviews

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Simpson House Inn - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    121 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 93101

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Santa Barbara
      2300 ft
    Airports
    • Municipal (SBA)
      7.6 mi
    • Cunnamulla (CMA)
      38.0 mi
    Train Stations
    • Santa Barbara Amtrak
      1.4 mi
    • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
      1.4 mi
    Restaurants
    • Killer Shrimp (cuisine: American)
      900 ft
    • Opal Restaurant and Bar (cuisine: Californian)
      1600 ft
    Parks
    • El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park
      3700 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Number of rooms:
      15