$96 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Dec 30, 2014 Check-out: Dec 31, 2014

Best Western Plus Big America

3 stars
1725 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-1927
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.8
out of 5
37 reviews
Exception Stay

I've stayed before and will continue to stay. Everything is great there! I love that they are... See full review

  • Could have been better
  • Aug 13, 2014
Nice overnight stay!

Perfect place to stay, quiet, clean, comfortable and no smoke smell. Definitely coming back again.... See full review

  • Alice 2
  • May 27, 2014
Stay at this full-service, pet friendly Santa Maria, California hotel offering convenient access to Vandenberg Air Force Base, Pismo Beach and the quaint town of Solvang. Situated in central California's beautiful Santa Maria Valley, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Big America proudly offers friendly customer service and comfortable accommodations for an affordable rate. This full-service Santa Maria area hotel boasts well-appointed guest rooms and suites, each featuring Thomasville Early-American furniture, cable television with HBO® and free wireless high-speed Internet access. Begin each morning with a complimentary deluxe, full breakfast or choose a delicious meal at Francisco's Country Kitchen, located on the hotel premises. Guests will also enjoy an array of amenities including an outdoor heated swimming pool, hot tub, airport shuttle (7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.), full business services and meeting facilities accommodating up to 35 people. Pets are welcome with some restrictions. This Central Coast area hotel's Interstate 101 location provides guests with convenient access to a variety of key attractions including the Santa Maria Speedway, the Santa Maria Museum of Flight and the Guadalupe/Nipomo Dunes Reserve. Spend an afternoon at Pismo Beach, just 15 miles away or visit the quaint Danish village of Solvang. Golf enthusiasts will enjoy being minutes away from Blacklake Golf Course and The Dunes Golf Course. Traveling on business? Vandenberg Air Force Base and Lockheed Martin are also close by. Guests will also enjoy an afternoon of wine tasting at nearby wineries in Paso Robles or visiting the famed Hearst Castle. The friendly, helpful staff at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Big America is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Santa Maria, California. Make a reservation today and save!

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Best Western Plus Big America Rooms

1 KING BED
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SUITE-1 KING BED
SUITE-1 KING BED,NSMK,HISPD,SOFABED,OVERSZD,SEP LVNG AREA,FULL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,MOBILITY ACC,COMMASSIST,ROLL SHWR,NSMK,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,NSMK,HI SPEED NET,MICRWAVE REFRIG,COFMKR,FULL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,NSMK,UPSTAIRS,HI SPEED NET,MICRWV,REFRIG,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,NSMK,UPSTAIRS,HI SPEED NET,MICRWV,REFRIG,FULL BREAKFAST
SUITE-1 KING BED
SUITE-1 KING BED,NSMK,SEP LVNG,SOFABED,HI SPEED,MICRFRIG,FULL BREAKFAST
1 KING 1 QUEEN
1 KING 1 QUEEN,NSMK,UPSTAIRS,HISPD,MICRFG,COFMKR,FULL BREAKFAST
SUITE-2 QUEEN BEDS
SUITE-2 QUEEN BEDS,NSMK,OVRSZD RM,SOFABED,HISPD,FULL BREAKFAST
1 KING BED
1 KING BED,MOBILITY ACC,COMMASSIST,BATHTUB,NSMK,FULL BREAKFAST
2 QUEEN BEDS
2 QUEEN BEDS,MOBILITY ACC,COMMASSIST,ROLL SHWR,NSMK,FULL BREAKFAST

Amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • High-speed internet
  • Airport shuttle
  • Heated pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Free local telephone calls
Elevators
Ice machine
Activities
Heated pool
Dining
Free breakfast
Restaurant
Coffee maker in room
Coffee shop
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Security
Wake-up service
Multilingual
In-Room Safe
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Conference facilities
Copy service
Overhead projector
Audio visual equipment
Internet
High-speed internet
Transportation
Airport shuttle
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Wheel chair access
Room
Television with cable
AM/FM alarm clock
Hairdryer in room
Microwave
Over sized rooms
Cribs available
Sofa bed
Ironing board

Dining

Red Robin®
1.4 mile(s) from Red Robin®, brasserie, American, open for: lunch, dinner
Dino's Deli
1.8 mile(s) from Dino's Deli, deli, International, open for: lunch
Shaw's Steakhouse
1.7 mile(s) from Shaw's Steakhouse, full service, steak house, open for: dinner
Ricky's House of Pizza
8.5 mile(s) from Ricky's House of Pizza, brasserie, Italian, open for: lunch, dinner
Ming Dynasty
3.2 mile(s) from Ming Dynasty, buffet, Chinese, open for: lunch, dinner
Pepper Garcia's
8.6 mile(s) from Pepper Garcia's, full service, Mexican, open for: lunch, dinner
Moodybrews
4 mile(s) from Moodybrews, coffee shop, American, open for: lunch
Far Western Tavern
10 mile(s) from Far Western Tavern, full service, steak house, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
Papa Napoli Italian Deli
5.6 mile(s) from Papa Napoli Italian Deli, deli, Italian, open for: lunch
Schlotzsky’s Deli®
2.3 mile(s) from Schlotzsky’s Deli®, deli, American, open for: lunch

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
12:00 PM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (37)

Ratings and reviews for Best Western Plus Big America

Overall score

3.8 / 5
5.01.0
37 out of 37
Amenities:
3.9
Room cleanliness:
4.3
Hotel staff:
4.1
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3.6
Value:
4

81% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Tombire
Business
La Crescenta, Ca
Aug 23, 2014

An enjoyable stay,

Nice large room. One of the few motels that have sufficient lighting and furniture so that you can sit and read. Also very important to me is how quiet it was at night. Rooms on both sides of me were occupied and yet I didn't hear any noise all evening. Nice breakfast with lots of choices and adequate seating. My only negative comment is that there is virtually no landscaping and every room has a view of the parking lot. But overall I enjoyed my stay.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Shopping tip: Short drive from hotel

Found a nice shopping center at the town center at Broadway and Main. There's also a museum of flight but I didn't have time to see it. Maybe next time.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Remodeling mom
Business
Northern California
Aug 17, 2014

Surprise Gem!

What a surprise! Room was so clean & LOVED the bathroom-so homey! The shower was fabulous-tons of water pressure. The ahhhhhhh beds made sleep SO easy! After our 5 hour drive, we needed really comfy beds. The breakfast was quite ample & staff was happy. Definitely consider this hotel as one of the best we have stayed at.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
3
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Could have been better
Business
Sunnyvale, CA, USA
Aug 13, 2014

Exception Stay

I've stayed before and will continue to stay. Everything is great there! I love that they are pet friendly...not the easiest thing to find when traveling. Staff is friendly, even customers seem friendly, what more can you ask for?

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Olive Garden one of my favorites and Red Lobster, never seem to fail me.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Janie L.
Business
Fillmore, CA
Jun 19, 2014

Best Western Plus in Santa Maria

Very nice stay! Quiet room, excellent personnel. They even took us to a nice steak house in their van and came to pick us up!! Highly recommend...

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Very close restaurant not so good: ride to Swiss Restaurant was great.

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Review of Best Western Plus Big America

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Undercover traveler
Business
Portland, OR
Jun 16, 2014

Good value

Good locatgion other than street behind hotel which you can hear from room with window open. Nice staff, clean room, good free breakfast (more than basic grab & go), decent pool and hot tub.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short drive from hotel

30 minutes south of San Luis Obispo, 20 minutes to Pismo Beach and Avila Beach

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Review of Best Western Plus Big America

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Alice 2
Business
Los Angeles
May 27, 2014

Nice overnight stay!

Perfect place to stay, quiet, clean, comfortable and no smoke smell. Definitely coming back again. Thank You! The Sotelo's

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
wingsrc
Business
Charlottesville, VA
May 23, 2014

Convenient location

We spent one night in Best Western Plus Big America. The room is nice and clean. Lots of nearby restaurants and supermarkets.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
rwill80
Business
Torrance, CA
May 12, 2014

Great business hotel

I stayed here because I had a business meeting the next morning. The hotel staff were courteous, and the facilities top-notch. I will definitely stay here again when I need to have more meetings in the area.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Best Western Plus Big America

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Smashasaurous
Business
Fresno
May 5, 2014

Fun visit

Room was clean, great stay. Quick one night trip on the way to see family.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Review of Best Western Plus Big America

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
GabbyAa
Business
Dinuba,Ca
Apr 15, 2014

MyBdayTrip

The room was nice and clean! The staff was friendly. Easy check in & out and, they offered a great breakfast selection. I enjoyed my stay very much!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

The freeway entrance is close minuets away you have a variety of dinning opportunities!

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