Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn

3850 State StreetSanta Barbara93105-3112USA
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About Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn

A low-rise hotel offering straightforward rooms just off U.S. Route 101 in Santa Barbara, Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn features an outdoor swimming and hot tub surrounded by sun loungers. Downtown Santa Barbara is less than a 15-minute drive away.

Both double and twin rooms are on offer here, with a number being poolside. Air conditioning and en-suite bathrooms come as standard, plus some rooms have a microwave. All lodgings also feature a flat-screen TV and DVD player, work desk, and refrigerator.

Guests can work out in the fitness centre or unwind with a massage in the spa. A meeting room is available for hire, plus a business centre is provided too. Ample free car parking is provided along with free Wi-Fi.

The hotel restaurant serves a wide range of American fare, while the on-site bar is stocked with beers, wines, spirits, and soft drinks.

Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn is roughly ten kilometres from Goleta Beach Park, and Santa Barbara Airport is around 11 kilometres away.


3850 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA, 93105-3112, USA
Telephone: +1(805)6875511 | Fax: +1(805)6822410 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Bell service
  • Business center
  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Disco / Nightclub
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Hotel bar
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • Wellness center / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Body treatments
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Deaf accessibility equipment

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Positive Reviews

Great location for shopping and freeway access

Satisfied travellers say that staying at this hotel is great because there’s a shopping mall right next door. They also point out it’s close to the freeway, which makes it easy to drive off and explore the many beaches and attractions in and around Santa Barbara.

Swimming pools, hot tubs, and gardens to enjoy

Guests say they love the heated outdoor pools and hot tubs, plus add that these facilities are great for children. They also reveal that surrounding landscaped gardens create a lovely space to relax in.

Wonderful staff are always on hand to help

Happy visitors have nothing but kind words to say about the hard-working staff at this hotel. They report that the staff are polite and helpful and always ready to assist guests with any requests they have. They're also said to be quick to deal with problems within the hotel.

Negative Reviews

An ageing hotel that needs some updating

Disgruntled guests say that this place is starting to appear rather tired and out of date, particularly the brown tiling in the bathrooms. They also add that some furniture is old and that the decor in the rooms could do with being refreshed.

Some rooms are a tad pokey

Unhappy visitors say that some of the rooms here feel a bit cramped, especially for guests travelling with their family.

Noise can be a problem here

Guests report a variety of things that have disturbed their stay, which include noisy air conditioning units, traffic noise for the street, and hotel residents talking by the pool and fire pit late into the night.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 1708 reviews across the web
8 /10
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8 out of 10 based on 1708 reviews