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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Hotel was a great location close to City Center(walking distance). It was clean, but just a plain room, very expensive for what you get. I would stay there again if going to Carpinteria. Pool was clean, staff was pleasant and water was hot.

Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

There are 2 Motel 6 properties here. I stayed at the north location. Coming from Tennessee, the lady at the front desk was very nice helping me with directions around town. The room was very clean, no frills. It was great for my purposes. Water pressure was a bit low and only tepid water, not hot water from the sink,...

Thank kaytherese
Port Angeles, Washington
Reviewed 13 October 2016

After a long drive from San Quintin, Mexico, it was great to have a clean room and good shower. The front desk staff were very helpful in checking us in quickly, and in pointing out local places to have supper. The bed was comfortable, and the WiFi connection was good.

Thank Santuzzo1946
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

For the cost of this room it should be way different.. The room had to be changed cause the bed was broke in our 1st room.. 2nd room was by the pool ~ loud yelling and screaming till well after 11:30 pm ~ you have to pay for wifi and no breakfast... They may leave the light on for you...

Thank Jenifer S
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Got to this over priced motel with 2 grown children. + Room was clean + alot of parking spots - Need to pay for WiFi that was really bad all the time. - Hard beds - No breakfirst - No shampoo/Shower soap - Small rooms - Outdoor noise Will not visit this hotel again.

Thank Pierre R
Gold Coast, Queensland
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Room clean with a good bed and clean bathroom, was what we expected for the brand. You get what you pay for. Staff were pleasant, small shopping centre a short walking distance away, restaurants also walking distance.

1Thank TACCooke
El Cajon, California
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

It was a last minute decision to stop cause I was tired, to pricey no shampoo conditioner or kleenex. Room was nice but they only had a smoking room, glad I don't smoke but it really bothered me through the night, o well I did sleep I found out later that the hotel down the street charged 99 I paid...

1Thank Bradnvicki
Sedona, AZ, United States
Reviewed 28 July 2016

We've visited Carpinteria several times in last few years. We have stayed at various places. Although the location of Motel 6 was very convenient, we probably would not stay there again. We realized this would be a "bare-bones" accommodation. However, the first morning we were inundated with ants. We went to the front desk to ask for the room to...

1Thank Fraya K
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Doug n' Dawn here, back from a 3 day getaway. Living in Las Vegas, during the summer months can be tough. We decided to drive out to Carpinteria California. This cozy little beach town, is beautiful. We stayed at Motel 6, which was just right. Dawn and I love to be outside when we're on vacation. We love to walk,...

Thank DougandDawn1
Santa Clara, California
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I like the East Beach Santa Barbara location the best. Seems like they upkeep it better, but this is a good value. I had a nice relaxing time at the pool, but the patio furniture was broken and I hung my own personal towels out to dry on fence by pool and someone stole them?!

Thank stephanie p

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Address: 5550 Carpinteria Avenue, US 101 North at Bailard Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013
Region: United States > California > Carpinteria
Price Range: $102 - $213 (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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“Rooms in the front are a bit noisy!”
 of 5 bubbles tatesd, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Specify second floor overlooking pool”
 of 5 bubbles PicoBoulevard, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a courtyard room by the swimming pool.”
 of 5 bubbles FredInCalifornia, 24 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Don't go on a three-day weekend. You'll pay triple the price.”
 of 5 bubbles HBRQKing, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Go to the next place and don't stay here. Bad even for a Motel 6.”
 of 5 bubbles KathyK803, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
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