Hotel Californian

Santa Barbara, CA Hotel
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ChainIndependent / Other
Brand
Independent
Preferred Hotels & Resorts
Built2017
Renovated
Total Meeting Space1,700 sq. m
Guest Rooms121
36 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Hotel Californian

Santa Barbara, CA Hotel
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Ratings

Northstar
5

Awards

2018 Condé Nast Traveler's Hot List 2018 Travel + Leisure The It List Best New Hotels in the World

Amenities

Room Features and Guest Services

  • Calls (Toll-Free)
  • Concierge Services
  • Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • View (Mountain)
  • View (Ocean or Water)

Facilities

  • Onsite Catering
  • Onsite Restaurant
  • Onsite Security
  • Pet Friendly
  • Space (Outdoor)
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Services

  • AV Capabilities
  • Business Center
  • Video Conference
  • VIP Services

Recreational Activities

  • Health Club
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Spa or Salon
  • Water Sports
  • Whirlpool

Venue Accessible By

  • Taxi
  • Train

Equipment

  • Loading Dock
  • Staging Area

Image Gallery

+10

Meeting Space

Total Meeting Space1,700 sq. m
Meeting Rooms8
Largest Room419 sq. m
Second Largest Room186 sq. m
Space (Outdoor)1,301 sq. m

Guest Rooms

Total Guest Rooms121
Singles (1 Bed)97
Doubles (2 Beds)24
Suites3
Tax Rate0.25%
Occupancy Rate12%

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Local Attractions

Santa Barbara Waterfront

Recreation
1 block away
A deep sea of adventure awaits you at the sweeping landscapes of the Santa Barbara Waterfront. Allow our knowledgeable concierge to curate an adventure that suits your unique style. Reward your body with a day of basking in the sun and crisp ocean air enjoying the plethora of outdoor activities available to you from kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding or surfing. Stroll over to the historic Stearns Wharf where you can explore the iconic eateries along the pier. End the perfect day by getting aboard a cruise on the harbor and savor a local wine while taking in the sunset-soaked views of the American Riviera.
Cabrillo Boulevard
Santa Barbara, CA, US 93101

Urban Wine Trail

Recreation
2 blocks away
Stretching over two distinct neighborhoods - the up-and-coming, vibrant Funk Zone and the historic Presidio Neighborhood, the Santa Barbara Urban Wine Trail is home to over twenty wine tasting rooms.
Santa Barbara, CA, US 93101

Ganna Walska Lotusland

Park
5 mi. away
The dreamscape of legendary iconoclast and recreational gardener Ganna Walksa, the Lotusland gardens are situated on the foothills of Santa Barbara. The 37 acre wonderland has over 3000 types of plants from all around the world. Lotusland offers docent led, reservation only tours, taking visitors through the garden's vast selection of gardens.
695 Ashley Rd
Santa Barbara, CA, US 93108

Distance from Airport

  • 17.22 km from Venue

Parking

  • Paid Parking$38.00 / day
  • Valet Parking$38.00 / day

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The Hotel Californian is in beautiful Santa Barbara, California. It is a city resort retreat located just steps from the beach and adjacent to The Funk Zone, future center of Santa Barbara’s arts community providing a vibrant night life and seriously casual ambiance. Guests can enjoy a leisurely stroll down to the beach, Stearns Wharf, wine tasting rooms, restaurants and boutiques, all the while enjoying the benefits of a laid-back beach resort and upmarket city hotel. Santa Barbara has been crowned the “American Riviera.” At the Hotel Californian, we feature an abundance of year around recreation and ease of planning with our Conference Management team and local DMC’s. The Hotel Californian is a city resort retreat located just steps from the beach and adjacent to The Funk Zone, the future center of Santa Barbara’s arts community providing a vibrant night life and seriously casual ambiance. Guests can enjoy a leisurely half a block stroll down to the beach, or head over to Stearns Wharf, wine tasting rooms, restaurants and boutiques, all the while enjoying the benefits of a laid-back beach resort and upmarket city hotel. This meticulously restored Spanish Colonial Revival architectural gem is completely new from the ground up other than the original 1925 façade from the original historical structure. It is furnished with Mid-century Moorish décor, sourced by elite Interior Designer Martyn Lawrence Bullard. The 121 guest rooms and suites, many with balcony views of the ocean and mountains are nestled within 4 buildings closely separated by enclosed and secure paseos, gardens and courtyards. The rooftop pool deck offers 180 degree views of Santa Barbara Bay and The Pier. This urban sanctuary offers an intimate, bespoke and restorative experience. The Turkish inspired 2,500 square-foot spa features 6 treatment rooms. Standout features include an exotic, geometric blue-and-white tile lounge, a soothing private garden with waterfalls and a steam room. For your clients considering a group event we offer a 3,300-square foot ballroom, with capacity for 225 people, which will boast panoramic vistas of the ocean and mountains and feature the most advanced technology and A/V equipment for meetings, weddings, and social functions. Additional meeting space Includes one pristine boardroom and four meeting rooms that are comfortably suited for meetings, retreats or socials of twenty to sixty persons. A 2,645-square foot indoor/outdoor restaurant will showcase exquisite Mediterranean cuisine, shining a spotlight on the bounty of local produce, seafood from local fishermen and wine from the nearby region. The Hotel Californian is a scenic two-hour drive from downtown Los Angeles. The Santa Barbara Union Amtrak station is one block from the hotel for those who want to leave the car at home, kick back and enjoy the scenic and relaxing coastal ride.

Facility Restrictions

2 - Full Bed Rooms 13- Queen Bed Rooms 24- Double Queen Rooms 79- CA King Bed Rooms 2- One Bedroom Suite-CA King 1 Presidential Suite Total Catering and Meeting Space is 19,550 which may also be used for Exhibits. Main Ballroom Alhambra is 2,850 and divisible into three sections, which can be combined. Section 1 Main Ballroom - 1,440 sq. ft. Section 2 Main Ballroom- 740 sq. ft. Section 3 of Main Ballroom- 670 sq. ft. Conference room 1- 521 sq. ft. Conference room 2- 332 sq. ft. Conference room 3- 332 sq. ft. Conference room 2/3 combined- -664 sq. ft. Hospitality Lounge that serves Conf. Rooms 1,2,3- 285 sq. ft. Conference Room 4- 769 sq. ft. Conference Room 5-Permanent Board Room - 349 sq. ft. Outdoor Plaza- 4500 sq. feet Outdoor Roof Top Event Deck- 4513 sq. ft.

Additional Information

The Hotel Californian’s Premier Spa & Fitness Center This urban sanctuary offers an intimate, bespoke and restorative experience. The Turkish-inspired 2,500 square-foot spa features 6 treatment rooms and a hair and nail salon. Coupes will enjoy a tandem treatment in the couples therapy room. Both men and women’s locker rooms feature showers and steam rooms. Stand out features include an exotic, geometric blue-and-white tile lounge, a soothing private garden with waterfalls and a steam room. The fitness center features the latest Technogym equipment and overlooks a large grassy courtyard perfect for Yoga and outdoor exercising. Our exceptional guest rooms and suites, offer a private retreat for your guests with panoramic views of the ocean, mountains and beautifully manicured gated courtyards which can be viewed from your terrace or balcony. If you are interested in reserving the spa exclusively for your guests, please let me know and I will send over pricing. Offsite Activities We partner with many offsite companies that we trust and recommend to our group clients. If you are interested in paddle boarding, kayaking, horseback riding or other group activities such as a sunset sail, teambuilding or wine tasting, please let me know and I will send you over a list of my recommendations. Dining at The Hotel Californian: The three dining options at the resort are soon to be announced. Rest -assured, they will exceed your expectations.

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