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Beach

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Family

Pet-friendly

Adventure sport

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Mar Monte Hotel, in The Unbound Collection by Hyatt

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7.4

Fair (939 ratings)

Santa Barbara, United States - 

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490 m Santa Barbara Zoo

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2 km Stearns Wharf

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2 km Santa Barbara City College

Hotel Overview

The Mar Monte Hotel, part of The Unbound Collection by Hyatt, is a popular lodging choice in Santa Barbara. Offering a blend of luxury, history, and a prime location close to the beach, it draws in visitors with its unique charm and amenities. Based on guest reviews, here's a summarized list of the good and bad aspects of staying at this hotel.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Luxurious Rooms: Guests are impressed with the comfort and elegance of the rooms.
  2. Excellent Location: The hotel's proximity to the beach and local attractions is highly appreciated.
  3. Amenities: The range of amenities, including a swimming pool and dining options, receives high marks from visitors.
  4. Historic Charm: The hotel’s historic aspect adds to its appeal, offering a unique experience.
  5. Service Quality: Many guests praise the friendly and helpful staff.
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Area for improvement

  1. Parking Challenges: Some guests have mentioned difficulties with parking at the hotel.
  2. Noise Issues: There have been complaints about noise, particularly from nearby traffic and within the hotel.
  3. Pricey: Many guests feel that the costs associated with their stay are on the higher side.
  4. Limited On-Site Dining Options: A few guests have commented on the limited variety of dining options within the hotel.
  5. Room Sizes: A portion of the guests have mentioned that some rooms can feel a bit cramped.

Amenities

Extra beds/cribs

Pet friendly

Pool

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Hot Tub

Parking available

Parking available

Free WiFi

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

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Score icon7.4

RateScore

Total 939 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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7.3

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7.6

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booking

474 Reviews

7.3 / 10

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expedia

465 Reviews

7.6 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

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General Info

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Total number of rooms 176

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Number of floors 2

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Number of buildings/towers 4

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Year Built 1931

WiFi Quality

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Ping, ms

Idle

17

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154

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47

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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What's nearby

Santa Barbara Zoo

490 m

Stearns Wharf

2 km

Santa Barbara City College

2 km

Santa Barbara Bowl

2.5 km

Santa Barbara Harbor

3 km

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Getting around

Santa Barbara Station

3.5 km

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Airports Nearby

Santa Barbara Municipal Airport (SBA)

8 km

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Restaurants

McDonald's

1.05 km

Santa Barbara Shellfish Co

2 km

Moby Dick Restaurant

2 km

East Beach Tacos

490 m

Jack's Famous Bagel's

910 m

Street View

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.9 - $3.7

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Coffee

$3.7 - $6.9

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Beer 0.5L

$1.6 - $2.6

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$10.1 - $46.1

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$1.6 - $1.7

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$1.6 - $4

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$55.3 - $142.9

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$7.4 - $21.2

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McMeal at McDonalds

$9.2 - $13.6

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$1.8 - $4.1

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Public transport, monthly pass

$59

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.1 - $1.5

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$36.9 - $163.2

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$23 - $119.8

Weather In Santa Barbara

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Precipitation In Santa Barbara

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Air Quality

Good

PM2.58

PM1017

21

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Air quality is acceptable and pollution poses no health risk. Enjoy outdoor activities as normal.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Light

Few vehicles on the road, relaxed and stress-free driving experience.

House Rules

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Check in after 16:00

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Check out until 11:00

Children welcome

Pets welcome (restrictions apply)

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