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FelCor Giving the 160-room Holiday Inn Santa Barbara - Goleta
a $2 million Renovation

GOLETA, Calif. (May 17, 2007)  - The 160-room Holiday Inn Santa Barbara - Goleta has begun a $2 million renovation to its guest rooms and meeting facilities to provide a more modern and upgraded facility to business and leisure guests. The Holiday Inn Santa Barbara~Goleta is owned by FelCor Lodging Trust and managed by IHG. Gary Opdahl serves as the property’s General Manager. 

The scope of the hotel’s transformation includes new bedding soft goods in each guest room, newly tiled bathrooms and new bathroom fixtures and lighting packages.  All 160 bathrooms will receive a complete floor plan make over, including replacement of the tub/shower units with a walk in shower unit, an expanded bath entry and reconfigured vanity and dressing area.

The 3,220 square foot Fiesta Ballroom will be complemented with a connecting outdoor patio, complete with a permanent al fresco bar and fire feature. The enhanced banquet space will allow for open-air pre-function events, receptions, or casual relaxation for guests. The lobby area will receive a make over including a remodeled guest service desk, setting the tone for all those who come to stay at the Holiday Inn Santa Barbara~Goleta.
The Holiday Inn Santa Barbara~Goleta continues to offer complimentary transportation to Santa Barbara Airport, Goleta Amtrak Train Station and Goleta Valley Athletic Club. Access to the off-site full service fitness center is an available amenity to all guests.
The hotel features Remington’s Restaurant on-property, which offers a full breakfast buffet in addition to a complete breakfast menu, an array of dinner entrees, room service and dining “to go”, featuring dishes prepared with fresh local products. 

The Holiday Inn Santa Barbara - Goleta is a 2-story, full-service hotel located at 5650 Calle Real, Goleta, CA 93117; 805-964-6241.


Renee Graybill 
Holiday Inn Santa Barbara / Goleta 
5650 Calle Real 
Goleta, CA  93117 
Phone: 805-964-6241


Also See: FelCor Identifies 38 Hotels for Sale, Expects Proceeds of Between $500 million and $550 million; The New FelCor Will Own 90 Hotels / January 2006

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