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When you stay at Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn in Santa Barbara, you'll be near the airport, within a 10-minute drive of Mission Santa Barbara and Presidio Santa Barbara.
This hotel is 3.4 mi (5.5 km) from Santa Barbara County Courthouse and 7.1 mi (11.4 km) from University of California-Santa Barbara.
Make yourself at home in one of the 150 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Rooms have private balconies. Flat-screen televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.
Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and a hair salon.
Enjoy a satisfying meal at Treehouse Restaurant serving guests of Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 6 AM to 9:30 AM for a fee.
Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Santa Barbara? This hotel has facilities measuring 3000 square feet (279 square meters), including conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available on request).Information missing or incorrect? Tell us! Opens in a new window.
Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn
The Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn hotel is centrally located between downtown Santa Barbara and the Goleta business corridor. Five landscaped acres offer serene courtyard/pool areas and well-maintained gardens.
The hotel provides a fitness center, and massage is available in treatment rooms and in guestrooms (24-hour notice; surcharge). A hair salon is also on site.
A shuttle service to and from the airport and train station operates from 7 AM to 11 PM for a fee. A lobby gift shop sells sundries, souvenirs, and snacks.
Self-parking is complimentary, and guests' windshields are cleaned daily.
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Fitness facilities
- Free airport transportation
- 24-hour front desk
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Conference space
- Number of bathrooms - 1
- Free self parking
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Outdoor pool
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (meters) - 279
- Hair salon
- Breakfast available (surcharge) full
- 24-hour business center
- Conference space size (feet) - 3000
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Laundry facilities
- Total number of rooms - 150
- Number of floors - 2
- Multilingual staff
- Fireplace in lobby
- Free newspapers in lobby
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Outdoor pool
- Free Wi-Fi
- Laundry facilities
- DVD player
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
- Premium TV channels
- DVD player
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Air conditioning
- Access via exterior corridors
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Free weekday newspaper
- Free local calls
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room massage available
- Shower/tub combination
- Iron/ironing board
- In-room safe
- Satellite TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Where to Eat
Treehouse Restaurant - American cuisine in a casual atmosphere. Patio dining available. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Menu includes Huevos Rancheros, steak, grilled specialties, seafood platters, pasta, salads. Open 6 AM-9:30 PM daily (subject to change). Poolside service available in warm weather.
Treehouse Lounge - Lounge adjacent to Treehouse Restaurant. Serves restaurant menu items, along with cocktails. Open 11 AM-9:30 PM daily (subject to change).
Nearby Things to Do
Guests of Best Western Plus Pepper Tree Inn may swim in two pools, soak in two spa tubs, and work out on the fitness center's treadmills, recumbent bikes, elliptical machines, free weights, and weight machine.
Recreational opportunities near the inn are plentiful and include ocean swimming; golfing at the par 70, 18-hole Santa Barbara Golf Club; and a variety of gyms (surcharges). Hikers can explore Santa Ynez mountain trails and Los Padres National Forest. Boating is available at Cachuma Lake (about 20 miles away), and kayaking is popular off Santa Barbara Harbor.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Skydiving nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-in time ends at midnight
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Breakfast fee: between USD 3 and USD 20 per person (approximately)
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We should mention
Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.