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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach

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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights as part of american holiday. Very clean hotel, only 2 minute walk to the beach. Checked in by Rodney, who informed me that American invented the motorised Taxi (private joke) haha. The motel 6 chain offers cheaper accomadation, there is wifi available, this is $3 per 24 hrs, we managed to use our irish charm...

Thank John5840
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 11 January 2017

One cannot say too much or too little about this property. It is close to the beach. The rooms are clean with basic amenities. The staff are efficient, if not all that friendly. There are a few restaurants nearby ...a very good Mexican restaurant about a 10 minutes walk up Milpas Street

Sacramento, California
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Relatively inexpensive, dog friendly, clean and close to the beach, with a view from some rooms. Coffee in office, lots of outlets in room for recharging phones etc... Room is nothing fancy, not even shampoo, but was an OK place to recharge for the night.

Thank Rick D
Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We stayed here one night when we first got to town. It is a good budget room for those who just need a place to crash when visiting the beach. It was a little small for my husband and I so we moved to another hotel the next night. The place if perfect for those looking for a budget, no...

Thank Lourdes N
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Incredible location next to the beach, walking distance to the wharf. Motel has a really nice holiday feel and the staff are very friendly. Rooms are tiny but bathrooms are very nice and spacious. Free parking on site.

Thank flippytoetap
Reviewed 28 November 2016

clean, calm hotel, free parking, free wifi (if you ask nicely to the boss) otherwise it s 3$ per day. no breakfast (just coffee) very nicely located in exclusive beach area, next to a very nice food store. only 3 minutes walking distance from bus shuttle to LAX terminal. 5 minutes walk from fessparker, and convivo restaurant...

Thank filmfestivals
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our stay at the Motel 6. Rooms were super clean and surprisingly modern. The motel's location was ideal, being just a few minutes walk from the East Beach. The only thing that could've been improved: shampoo for guests and possibly coffee. Aside from that, had a great stay!

Thank richardsmyname
New York City, New York
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I have stayed at many motel 6s, this one was quite a bit better. It had better interior decorating and the room was slightly more roomy. The location is near the beach and close to the Main Street. It just seemed like this motel 6 was more well maintained than other motel 6s. It is a good place to stay...

Thank Luna K
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

It was fine for a one night stay as we were passing through up the coast back to San Fran. Had to pay for internet but the guy ended up just giving it to us for free. Clean and comfy beds. Morning coffee wasn't great but it was cheap and cheerful and I would recommend for a night or two

Thank CarlaMC1
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The area was very nice. The chap at reception was helpful and informative. All in all, as Motel 6 go, this place was pretty good. The attraction is that they are cheap of course, but having stayed at a few, I have found at least a couple to be better than expected. And this is one of them. Quite close...

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Additional Information about Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach

Address: 443 Corona Del Mar, US 101/El Camino South at Milpas Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $146 - $329 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach 2*
Number of rooms: 51
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“The hotel/motel has two storeys ....take your pick. Some of the rooms at the front of the hotel/motel have an obstructed view of the beach”
 of 5 bubbles GOGOGONE, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs is good, but no elevator. So be ready to carry the bags.”
 of 5 bubbles Nemothelonely, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Beach view is nice, but the Mt's are nice too.”
 of 5 bubbles 292elizabethb, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you have bags to move get a ground floor room not lift here”
 of 5 bubbles nglenjarman, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“To get a good room go somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles gerardg851, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
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