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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

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Brighton
1 review
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, calling ahead and cancelling it for us. The room was clean, functional, and modern. The... More 

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los angeles
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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 definitely be staying here again.

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Castaic, California
1 review
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 kids were scared,we couldnt wait to leave. We will never return.

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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.

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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 stay. Oh did I mention the truckers that park their big rigs in the lot... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
2 reviews
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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...

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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.

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Big Bear Region, California
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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.

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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... More 

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Pacific Beach, California, United States
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Reviewed 26 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... More 

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Additional Information about Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

Address: 5550 Carpinteria Avenue, US 101 North at Bailard Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013
Region: United States > California > Carpinteria
Price Range: $91 - $134 (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
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“Don't go on a three-day weekend. You'll pay triple the price.”
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“Go to the next place and don't stay here. Bad even for a Motel 6.”
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