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    Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

    5550 Carpinteria Ave, US 101 North at Bailard Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1424
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    Overview
    • Excellent8%
    • Very good31%
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    • Terrible16%
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    Reviewed 14 April 2013

    On a drive from Santa Clarita to Pismo Beach late at night we decided to cut our losses after a long day and stop at the next Motel 6. Fortunately they had room and Roxanne on reception was extremely helpful in locating our Pismo booking,...More

    Thank Hudweiser
    Reviewed 19 February 2013

    Just spent two nights here and I have to say that I was really not expecting much. I was just hoping it was clean. Not only was it clean, it was surprising comfortable and quiet. When visiting the Carpenteria area in the future, I will...More

    Thank bprLosAngeles
    Reviewed 2 October 2012

    The room was dirty, and smelled musty. We were afraid to walk on the carpet barefoot. The shower had mold. The police arrived in the middle of the night to arrest a motel guest that was under the influence of some type of drug. My...More

    Thank soccer661
    Reviewed 14 September 2012 via mobile

    Rooms are well renovated and quiet nice but a bit small. Domino's and a mall is very near. Wifi is good, TVs have HD and are very new. Pool is accessable during office hours. Bath and beds are new, nice motel.

    1  Thank mrsorso
    Reviewed 26 August 2012

    This motel has a good location but that's it. It is dirty, poorly maintained and just overall yuk. Renovated!?!? Nothing good to say about it now. Thin towels, minimum water pressure, no microwave, no fridge anywhere on the property(!) ... all combine for a lousy...More

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