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Simpson House Inn is a secluded boutique hotel tucked away in a tranquil and historic Santa Barbara neighborhood. You will find world-class accommodations at Simpson House Inn. Surrounded by tall hedges and an acre of English gardens, our luxury hotel in Santa Barbara, California is considered one of the most distinguished Victorian-era estates in southern California. Simpson House Inn features guest rooms in our elegant 1874 Victorian Estate Home and restored Carriage House from 1878, as well as English Garden Cottages.

Manor House Rooms

The Simpson House Inn is nestled amid award winning gardens in a quiet neighborhood of the American Riviera. Our main Manor House is an historic Victorian estate that exemplifies the Eastlake Italianate style. It was built in 1874 by Robert Simpson and has been lovingly restored by the Davies family. Due to their hard work and attention to detail, Simpson House Inn has been honored with a Structure of Merit Award and a historic Landmark Status.

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Robert and Julia Simpson Room

Originally the Master Bedroom with a beautiful wrap-around veranda. King bed & clawfoot tub shower combination.

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Parlor Room

A ground floor room with a gas log fireplace. King bed, clawfoot tub shower combination.

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Margaret Simpson Room

Lovely view of the front lawn & fountain Queen bed & clawfoot tub shower combinatin

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Sun Room

A spacious private sun deck is the main feature. Queen bed & shower.

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Katharine McCormick Room

A unique space with a small private hall separating the bedroom, bathroom with large shower & separate toilet room. Queen bed.

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Mary Simpson Room

Our coziest room with a queen bed and private, but detached, bathroom just one step across the hall.

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English Garden Cottages

Our Santa Barbara inn invites you to relax and enjoy the elegant accommodations found in our spacious Garden Cottages.

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The Garden Room

Reached by a stone pathway that leads to a private patio with teak furniture. Queen bed & shower.

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Abbeywood Cottage

Framed by a 120 year old English oak tree the Abbeywood Cottage is very private.

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Greenwich Cottage

The Greenwich Cottage has a sunny morning patio perfect for lingering over breakfast.

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Plumstead Cottage

A free standing two storey storybook Cottage.

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Pendle Cottage

The most spacious Cottage with a sunny loft bedroom, spacious shower & a full kitchen

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Carriage House Suites

The restored Carriage House at Simpson House Inn carefully blends antique elegance with modern luxuries. Originally built in 1878 and upgraded with care to current energy & comfort standards, the Carriage House is currently home to four of the most exquisitely appointed suites in Santa Barbara. Each of these rooms provide superior accommodations that include a king-size bed, sitting area with love seat, wood-burning fireplace, and antique furnishings.

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Handsomly appointed, light & bright the Weathervane has a defined sitting & bedroom area.

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With a high vaulted ceiling & a deck the Hayloft feels nestled in the trees.

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Tack Room

The Tack Room is on the ground floor of the Carriage House with a few steps up to the private deck & entrance.

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Carriage Room

The most spacious the Carriage Room is fully handicap accessible and the only one that features a whirlpool tub.

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