Fess Parkers - A Doubletree Hotel - Santa Barbara

633 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103  show map
 4 stars
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Fess Parkers - A Doubletree Hotel - Santa Barbara

Paid Wi-Fi

USD 12.95 per day

Parking

USD 21 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Outdoor dining area

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Shuttle

Free airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

The Fess Parker - A Doubletree By Hilton Resort is a 4-star traditional property with luxury rooms at a short distance from Andree Clark Bird Refuge, Lobero Theatre and Santa Barbara Historical Museum. Renovated in 2006, the hotel features colonial architecture.

The Fess Parker - A Doubletree By Hilton Resort is set steps away from the beautiful sandy beach. The property is set within 2 km distance from Santa Barbara city center.

The hotel is surrounded by a zoo, restaurants and cafés.

Municipal airport can be reached in 20 minutes by car from The Fess Parker - A Doubletree By Hilton Resort.

Rooms

Guests of The Fess Parker - A Doubletree By Hilton Resort can make use of a living area, high-speed internet, a minibar, TV and climate control. Most of the rooms overlook Santa Ynez Mountains and the Pacific Ocean enticing guests to enjoy a stunning view. In-room self-catering facilities include a fridge and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

The casual restaurant provides delicious meals. Guests can savor coffee and cocktails in the sandwich bar. Rodney's Steak House and Sambo's Pancakes are situated in a downtown area, about 150 meters from the venue.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Car, limousine and bicycle rental services are available on site.

Relax

A spa centre, a health club and a hot tub are offered for relaxation. On-site fitness amenities include a fitness centre and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at USD 12.95 per day.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible on site at USD 21 per day.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   360.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Sundry/Convenience store
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Vending machines
  • Gay friendly
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Water sports
  • Snowsports
  • Cycling
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Racquetball

Services

  • Free airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Paid valet parking
  • Pet amenities available
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Limousine service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Half board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Outdoor dining area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Video games
  • Children's pool
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Beach towels
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Jacuzzi
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view
  • Courtyard view
  • Mountain view
  • Ocean view
  • Resort view

Room facilities

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Chaise lounges
  • Clothes dryer
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub shower combination
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Sound docking station
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Voice mail
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  4 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 4 may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 

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Hotel Address:

633 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103

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City Center
  • Santa Barbara
    2.0 km
Airports
  • Municipal (SBA)
    15.1 km
  • Cunnamulla (CMA)
    58.1 km
Train Stations
  • Santa Barbara Amtrak
    1.5 km
  • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
    1.5 km
Restaurants
  • Rodney's Steak House
    120 m
  • Habit (cuisine: American)
    330 m
Parks
  • Chase Palm Park
    610 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  4 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    360

Rooms and availability

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Size: 41 m²
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        Standard King Non-Smoking with Mountain View

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          King Suite
          Bed type: 1 Super King-size bed and 1 Sofa bed or King-size bed or 1 Single bed
          Size: 102 m²
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            Size: 41 m²
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                    Junior Suite
                    Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed or King-size bed
                    Size: 60 m²
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                          How to reach hotel

                          hotel Fess Parkers - A Doubletree Hotel - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
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                          Hotel Address:

                          633 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103

                          Get directions
                          City Center
                          • Santa Barbara
                            2.0 km
                          Airports
                          • Municipal (SBA)
                            15.1 km
                          • Cunnamulla (CMA)
                            58.1 km
                          Train Stations
                          • Santa Barbara Amtrak
                            1.5 km
                          • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
                            1.5 km
                          Restaurants
                          • Rodney's Steak House
                            120 m
                          • Habit (cuisine: American)
                            330 m
                          Parks
                          • Chase Palm Park
                            610 m
                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  4 pm
                          • Check-out:
                            until  11 am
                          • Year renovated:
                            2006
                          • Number of rooms:
                            360

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                          What's nearby

                          Tourist attractions

                          • Santa Barbara Zoological Gdns - 600 m
                          • Santa Barbara Harbor and Breakwater - 1.1 km
                          • Joe's Cafe - 1.4 km
                          • Martini Madness Lounge - 1.4 km
                          • The James Joyce - 1.5 km
                          • Blue Agave - 1.6 km

                          Train stations

                          Amusement

                          • Historic Carousels - 800 m

                          Historical sites

                          • Fernald Mansion - 1.9 km
                          • Trussell-Winchester Adobe - 1.9 km

                          Museums

                          • Community Arts Music Assn - 1.1 km
                          • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum - 1.1 km
                          • Arts Fund - 1.3 km
                          • Sea Center - 1.4 km
                          • Art From Scrap - 1.5 km
                          • Santa Barbara Choral Society - 1.7 km
                          • Old Spanish Days Carriage Museum - 1.8 km
                          • Santa Barbara Carriage Museum - 1.8 km
                          • Santa Barbara Historical Museum - 1.9 km

                          Parks

                          • East Beach - 900 m
                          • Santa Barbara Parks and Rec Dept - 1.5 km

                          Halls

                          • Veterans Memorial Building - 1.3 km

                          Arboretum, Green spaces, Zoos

                          • Andree Clark Bird Refuge - 1.6 km

                          Theaters

                          • Ensemble Theater Company - 1.9 km

                          Public parking

                          Oceanfront Areas

                          Local attractions

                          • Andree Clark Bird Refuge - 1.6 km
                            1400 E. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara
                          • Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum - 2.0 km
                            653 Paseo Nuevo, Upper Arts Terrace, Santa Barbara
                          • Carriage & Western Art Museum - 2.1 km
                            129 Castillo St., Santa Barbara
                          • Santa Barbara Historical Museum - 2.0 km
                            136 East De la Guerra Street, Santa Barbara
                          • Santa Barbara Maritime Museum - 2.1 km
                            113 Harbor Way, Ste. 190, Santa Barbara

                          Near the hotel

                          • Ty Warner Sea Center - 160 m
                            211 Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara
                          • Santa Barbara Zoo - 770 m
                            500 Ninos Drive, Santa Barbara
                          • Reagan Ranch Center - 1.4 km
                            217 State Street, Santa Barbara
                          • Chase Palm Park - 610 m
                            323 E Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara
                          • Stearns Wharf - 1.3 km
                            Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara

                          Restaurants nearby

                          • Rodney's Steak House - 120 m

                            Address: 633 E Cabrillo Blvd
                            Phone: 805-884-8554

                            60% likes this, based on 36 reviews

                          • Sambo's Pancakes - 520 m

                            Address: Street

                            73% likes this, based on 14 reviews
                            Cuisine: American

                          • Your Place - 660 m

                            Address: 22 N. Milpas St.
                            Phone: 805-966-5151

                            60% likes this, based on 39 reviews
                            Cuisine: Thai
                            Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 25

                          • Habit - 330 m

                            Address: 216 S Milpas St
                            Phone: (805) 962-7472

                            66% likes this, based on 80 reviews
                            Cuisine: American

                          • JACKS BISTRO & Famous Bagels, - 530 m

                            Address: 53 S Milpas Street

                            83% likes this, based on 12 reviews

                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  4 pm
                          • Check-out:
                            until  11 am
                          • Year renovated:
                            2006
                          • Number of rooms:
                            360
                          Hotels nearby
                          Santa Barbara Inn
                          3 stars
                          0.5 km

                          Fess Parkers - A Doubletree Hotel Reviews

                          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Fess Parkers - A Doubletree Hotel

                          Average guest rating

                          7.0out of 10
                          Very good
                          Based on 39 reviews

                          Rating by category:

                          Location
                          10.0
                          Value
                          8.0
                          Service
                          10.0
                          Rooms
                          10.0

                          Guest reviews

                          • Family with children
                            5.4

                            The location.

                            cleanliness, costs, fees, housekeeping

                          • Group of friends
                            8.0

                            Very nice resort, friendly staff and perfect location

                          • Family with children
                            8.2

                            We stayed more than a week and the personnel was always very nice and ready to help you. Accomodations (outdoor swimming pool, sauna, health center, mini golf & tennis corts) are very good and well maintained. Restaurants, bar & Pool terrasse served excellent food. Our room was large, quite & well located within the resort. Easy to go to the large Santa Barbara beach. Not too far from Santa Barbara main street (shopping, restaurants, ...).

                            Expensive daily parking fee (18 USD per day) even there is no real alternative. Expensive laundry services. Not enough space around the outdoor swimming pool to relax & enjoy (mainly on Friday, Saturday & Sunday). Too often, not enough persons to serve you at breakfast time and lunch time in August (waiting time is too higher for such location!).

                          • Group of friends
                            10.0

                            Excellent attentive staff, comfy beds lovely setting. Great Food!

                            Paying for parking.

                          • Group of friends
                            6.6

                            Electricity was off for more than two hours. In complete darkness at early evening. Sitting in dark with 92 year old mom who had her own room but couldnt use had to come in our room during that time.. We couldnt get around but sit in the dark. Should of had back up generators.

                          • Older travelers
                            5.0

                            It's a fine place to take a rest before la, and to finish a long trip on the road. Santa Barbara is a nice town and shopping is cool. The resort hotel is on the seaside, even to swin is difficult. Nice place.

                          • Older travelers
                            9.0

                            The location, and patio and view of the ocean. Rooms not bad but pricey.

                            We felt the buffet was very average- fair selection, with average tasting food. For the price they charge we are going to look elsewhere next time.

                          • Family with children
                            5.0

                            Good location, comfortable beds

                            Hotel is rather tired. In need of renovation. For the rate I paid I felt it was disappointing and I would not choose it again. It was poor value for money. The hotel corridors were dirty and smelled. The photographs of this hotel on its website are very flattering. Do not be fooled!!

                          • Older travelers
                            8.2

                            The location is optimal and the grounds are beautiful. The rooms were large and well furnished, and the beds very comfortable. The hotel was very quiet. The concierge was very helpful.

                            A refrigerator was listed as an amenity with our room. We had to call twice before they sent one up. The $18.00 a day parking fee as a hotel guest is ridiculous!!!

                          • Couple
                            9.2

                            Quite confortable

                            Shoulded have gone with a better weather!!

                          • Family with children
                            9.2

                            It was a very nice place. Exactly what we expected.

                            The price was quite high compared to the hotels in the area.

                          • Family with children
                            8.2

                            We were really pleased with our interconnecting rooms, staff were extremely willing to make our stay special.We loved the location, the pool, the fantastic buffet breakfast/brunch.

                          • Family with children
                            5.4

                            Staff is overworked. You are understaffed and it shows

                          • Family with children
                            5.4

                            The pool was warm enough to have fun even in the end of November. Many other hotels with claim a heated outdoor pool only barely heat them.

                            WiFi and parking for additional fee; toiletries just for one person (we had to use our own to cover the deficit); old and worn everything inside; no refrigerator (the minibar could not be used as one, due to a very low power); urinal smell in the corridor outside of the room;

                          • Group of friends
                            7.8

                            Excellent staff-- the front door staff and front desk staff were very friendly, courteous, and helpful. The only staff member who was not helpful worked at the hotel gift shop - she was in an obvious hurry to leave for the evening and when asked where a drug store may be located, her answer was "it's 5 minutes away, ask the front desk how to get there." But other than that encounter, everyone was very courteous. We enjoyed our stay!

                            We were originally in an oceanfront room in an outside building, which was dark and musty. We requested and were changed to the main building, which was much more pleasant. The outer building rooms need to be updated/renovated.

                          How to reach hotel

                          hotel Fess Parkers - A Doubletree Hotel - Santa Barbara Santa Barbara location
                          Show big map »

                          Hotel Address:

                          633 East Cabrillo Boulevard, Santa Barbara, United States, 93103

                          Get directions
                          City Center
                          • Santa Barbara
                            2.0 km
                          Airports
                          • Municipal (SBA)
                            15.1 km
                          • Cunnamulla (CMA)
                            58.1 km
                          Train Stations
                          • Santa Barbara Amtrak
                            1.5 km
                          • Amtrack Station Santa Barbara
                            1.5 km
                          Restaurants
                          • Rodney's Steak House
                            120 m
                          • Habit (cuisine: American)
                            330 m
                          Parks
                          • Chase Palm Park
                            610 m
                          Hotel information
                          • Check-in:
                            from  4 pm
                          • Check-out:
                            until  11 am
                          • Year renovated:
                            2006
                          • Number of rooms:
                            360