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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

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Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Reviewed 19 August 2012

accomodations were terrible, black hair in the bed, painted over mold in the bathroom, no coffee, hair dryer, etc... AND NO AC or FAN and it was hot! screaming kids, just felt dirty and run down all around... never going back...

2Thank CandJCaspers
Reviewed 13 July 2012

Amazing hotel. Located right next to the beaches. No free Breakfast, good service. Located near a CVS, and a bunch of restaurants.

Thank jaxter4
Big Bear Region, California
Reviewed 9 July 2012

just enough quiet and cleanliness in the building and the room to enjoy our trip up the coast. It was affordable on a bust GRAD weekend at UCSB. We were glad for the place to stretch out, to rest and then get on our way to Santa Ynez and the mission.

1Thank vikingfuneral
Reviewed 27 June 2012

We were stuck with Motel 6 for a night on our honeymoon due to rental car trouble. It was late and everything around Santa Barbara was sold out. It was also the weekend. With all those things going against us we booked the only room around. We went in and had booked through orbitz. We went into the lobby and...

4Thank buffalomoo
Pacific Beach, California, United States
Reviewed 25 June 2012

Just as a disclaimer, I booked this room a week before graduation weekend in Santa Barbara because there wasn't anything else available. I'd never been to a Motel 6 before, but I thought, "How bad could it be?" The day my girlfriend and I were supposed to check in, I called the motel in the afternoon just to make sure...

3Thank Travis J
Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 21 June 2012

My experience was so disconcerting, I left earlier than expected. Trash overflowing in the outside canisters for days on end. Half-empty vodka bottle in the dirt, 4 men in one room around the corner with a barbecue outside their room. Noisy, smokey, sheets were thin and towels were thinner. Could almost see through them. Never again.

2Thank Yarrow P
Reviewed 21 June 2012

It was OK. Get what you pay for. Only stayed one night. Pro - good free coffee -cheap -close to beach and freeway - no crack heads staying there (from what I saw) Cons - ice machine was broke - not much hot water after 1 shower ( just get in before who ever your with ;) )

2Thank Travel911xx
Riverside, Ca
Reviewed 16 June 2012

First the good stuff: $200 cheaper than a motel we had looked at in Santa Barbara, no charge for parking, no charge for pets, good size pool. Now, the areas for improvement: thin walls ( we could hear clearly the conversations on both sides of our room AND coming through the wall behind us in the bathroom), noisy street location,...

Thank Ace624
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2012

For those who dont know, NEVER walk in and pay, ALWAYS book on line, even if its an hour before you arrive. We had no choice but ended up paying almost DOUBLE the on line rate! The place is clean, tidy and has plenty of free parking. The pool looked very inviting altho we didn't have time to use it....

Thank RickyLeeds
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 May 2012

We stayed here for one night as it was a cheaper alternative to staying in nearby Santa Barbara. Our room was spotless and we slept very well. We drove to Santa Barbara for dinner which was about 15-20 minutes away. Would definitely recommend.

1Thank PurpleHazeUK

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Additional Information about Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

Address: 5550 Carpinteria Ave, US 101 North at Bailard Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1424
Region: United States > California > Carpinteria
Price Range: £56 - £156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South 2*
Number of rooms: 138
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“better to be at the lobby level”
firefrogz, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms in the front are a bit noisy!”
tatesd, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Specify second floor overlooking pool”
PicoBoulevard, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a courtyard room by the swimming pool.”
FredInCalifornia, 24 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Don't go on a three-day weekend. You'll pay triple the price.”
HBRQKing, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
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