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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good15%
  • Average22%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible39%
4 Feb 2018
“Quick overnight get away in Santa Barbara”
22 Sep 2017
“Good location ”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 25 November 2012

We arrived to Santa Barbara later in the evening and pulled into the Ala Mar with out reservation. Staff was helpful and nice. We were given a small room at the back of the building in an alley. It was late so it was fine....More

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Reviewed 25 November 2012

I guess it used to be way back when. Now, it’s falling apart & no one cares & they make a conscious effort to lure you in with great pictures…don’t believe it. We got their “best room” facing the ocean with a cute little balcony....More

2  Thank Glo T
Reviewed 5 October 2012

We were looking for a place to stay overnight and passed by this hotel so decided to give it a try, at $170 for an "ocean-view large room with jacuzzi". The room was on the upper level, on the far side from the beach. Yes,...More

1  Thank Dr_Simon_Singapore
Reviewed 1 October 2012

We were driving from Santa Monica to Yosemite via the pacific highway. Decided to stop off in a few places along the way. The Ala Mar Motel was in a perfect location right on the sea front. The rooms were a little shabby but for...More

1  Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 25 September 2012

A bit pricy at $249 a night for this rather average motel, but it's right on the ocean with an uninterrupted view so that makes up for a lot. The office is strictly old school... meaning they don't use computers... all paper. So naturally they...More

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#17 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
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