Showcasing a variety of accommodations, which include one- and two-bedroom suites with fully-stocked kitchens, and a convenient midtown locale, the Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites is an ideal home-away-from-home for both short and long term guests. Property features include a heated pool, spa, guest laundry, exercise room, and gift shop. The landmark aviary borders the patio area dining at Live Oak Cafe, open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner with a full room-service menu.

Tucked away on a quiet residential street lined with turn-of-the-century homes, but just minutes from historic downtown and beaches, our hotel in Santa Barbara, CA provides a full-service lodging experience with charmingly decorated rooms, suites, and townhouses ideal for a quiet getaway, family vacation, or extended stays.

Our family friendly hotel in Santa Barbara is located in the heart of the city's medical community; Cottage Hospital, Sansum Clinic and the new Cancer Center are all within walking distance of the hotel. Complimentary shuttle service is provided to guests traveling to any of these facilities.

Amenities

Surrounded by turn-of-the-century homes on a quiet, residential street, Best Western Plus Encina Inn & Suites offers all the amenities of a boutique hotel with the charm of a bed and breakfast inn. Relax by the garden pool, enjoy the aviary or simply unwind while breathing in the clean, sea salt air. If you're looking for Santa Barbara family-friendly hotels, you're also in luck. Our convenient facilities and services make us one the best family resorts in Santa Barbara. Browse our full list of amenities below:

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Free High Speed Wireless Internet
  • No Resort Fees
  • 122 well-appointed guest rooms and suites
  • Large heated swimming pool and whirlpool
  • Full-service restaurant and lounge with room service
  • Bird aviary
  • Valet laundry service and guest laundry facility
  • Hair salon
  • Gift shop
  • Assorted coffees and fruit available in the lobby 24 hours a day
  • Complimentary Santa Barbara Airport and Amtrak shuttle service
  • On Site Live Oak Cafe
  • Complimentary shuttle service to Cottage Hospital, Sansum Clinic and the Cancer Center for guest attending to appointments.