Historic inn offering up-to-date modern conveniences and easy access to the central Californian coast
Offering guests a charming atmosphere laced with history, the Historic Santa Maria Inn is a luxury hotel located at the heart of the Californian city.
The establishment, which originally opened its doors in 1917, features the dcor and essence of an old English Inn, yet maintains a modern approach to amenities, both in-room and about the property.
The in consists of 146 guestrooms and 18 lavish suites. Each room features a private en-suite bathroom with vanity area, as well as air-conditioning and individual heating. In-room facilities include work desk, high-speed internet connectivity, television with cable channel and on-demand movies, Nintendo games system, coffeemaker, refrigerator, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, and radio alarm clock.
Upgraded rooms and suites also include a number of bonus features, including Jacuzzi bath, private patio, living room, bay windows, mirrored closet, dining table and chairs, and lovers seat. The Grand Tower Suite also features a formal dining room and full kitchen.
The hotel itself is set amidst a beautiful rose garden and features an antique fountain and picturesque courtyard. The grounds offer solitude, peace, and quiet. A number of salons, gift shops, and boutiques can be found close by.
Guests at the inn can also relax in the swimming pool or heated spa, whilst a fitness center is available for those that wish to exercise.
The Garden Room Restaurant offers both indoor and alfresco dining, and serves traditional Californian cuisine. The Wine Cellar and Martini Bar offer fine local vintages as well as some of Californias finest bottles. Those that prefer ale can visit the Old English Tap Room, which offers a wide range of beers and other drinks. The 801 Espresso provides guests with the opportunity to enjoy various coffees and sodas, as well as cake and dessert. A piano lounge and Champagne Sunday Brunch are also featured.
The Historic Santa Maria Inn also provides suitable accommodation for business travelers in the region. With 10,000 feet of adaptable meeting space, the inn is able to host a multitude of different events, including board meetings, product launches, seminars, training events, or even festive work parties.
A number of packages are offered to guests to take advantage of nearby facilities. These include golf packages that allow visitors to play a round at one of the many nearby courses. A spa package also allows for guests to enjoy a wide range of massages, beauty treatments, holistic remedies, and other such services.
Santa Maria itself is somewhat of an artists paradise. With galleries, theaters, installations, missions, and artist colonies scattered about the area, visitors should have no problem seeking out arts and culture. Hearst Castle offers another form of culture. The historic landmark features some very un-Californian architecture that draws visitors from far and wide.
Visitors to the region can also enjoy the central Californian coastline and beaches, an array of wineries, and a host of family-friendly facilities.
The Historic Santa Maria Inn also allows for access along the Pacific Coast Highway towards San Francisco in the north and Los Angeles in the south. The famed Big Sur region can also be found a few miles north.