Simpson House Inn

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
121 East Arrellaga Street, Santa Barbara, CA, 93101, United States of America
5.0 out of 5 rating 681 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Simpson House Inn, you'll be centrally located in Santa Barbara, a 4-minute drive from Upper State Street and 9 minutes from Los Padres National Forest. This 5-star bed & breakfast is 10 mi (16.1 km) from University of California-Santa Barbara and 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Santa Barbara Bowl.


Make yourself at home in one of the 15 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring iPod docking stations and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include complimentary newspapers and complimentary bottled water, as well as phones with free local calls.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Additional features at this Victorian bed & breakfast include a fireplace in the lobby and discounted use of a nearby fitness facility.


Take advantage of the bed & breakfast's room service (during limited hours). Mingle with other guests at the complimentary reception, held daily. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 8:30 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Alice Keck Memorial Garden - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Alameda Park - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Santa Barbara Symphony Orchestra - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Santa Barbara County Courthouse - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Granada Theatre - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Santa Barbara Public Market - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Santa Barbara Museum of Art - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Arlington Theater - 1 km / 0.6 mi
La Arcada - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Hill-Carrillo Adobe - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Presidio Santa Barbara - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Lobero Theater - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park - 1.4 km / 0.8 mi
Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi

The nearest airports are:
Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) - 15 km / 9.3 mi
Santa Ynez, CA (SQA) - 46.7 km / 29 mi

The preferred airport for Simpson House Inn is Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property. Guests who may encounter issues with stairs should contact this property in advance. Elevators are not available. Contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

Know Before You Go

  • Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

  • -Fireplace in lobby
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free reception
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Library
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
  • -Total number of rooms - 15
  • -Number of floors - 2
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • -Year Built - 1874
  • -Garden