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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

5550 Carpinteria Avenue, US 101 North at Bailard Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lambersart, France
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101 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Coming from Chicago on route 66, we stayed there for one night. Room was correct. Parking close. Nice welcome too. Coffee available in the morning. This is very sad that wifi is not included. Good place for our next visit

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Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There were a lot of rooms at this motel but it could use some repair and paint work. The rooms are just a bed and TV and bathroom and that's it SO if you are staying longer than just overnight you will need to buy a cooler to store drinks in..etc. I mean there is nothing extra. There is a... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms have been nicely done in a kitschy mid century modern sort of way, with dog friendly linoleum floors. Although the room was clearly marked no smoking there was an ashtray in the room , upside down , with a no smoking sticker on it. The room smelled of cigarettes and we were given a spray which helped. Cigarette... More 

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6Team, Brand Experience Team member at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We strive to provide a clean, comfortable room and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the odor concern and bed comfort issues you describe. We apologize for the noise inconveniences you experienced and for the unsatisfactory response you received to your complaint. Motel 6 standards for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

A large modern and clean motel, but NO amenities. No fridge, no coffeemaker, no shampoo, no hairdrayer. The rooms are very very basic. You have to pay extra for WiFi. Close to Albertsons supermarket, Starrbucks, Ihop and McDonalds.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

I can't complain too much because I found that hotels are generally quite expensive im around Santa Barbara and the central coast. But the the motel 6 was our most expensive and least favorite of all on our trip. That being said, it was super clean and new. The bed was also decently comfy, a bit on the firm side.... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

We've been staying at this particular Motel 6 for ages and I've never had a problem with it. So I had no hesitation booking a room here a few weekends ago on a quick getaway trip. Then I opened the door. We had adjourning rooms and the first room was fine. My room had some stained coverlets and cigarette burns... More 

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Laramie, Wyoming
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Upon arrival, tried to charge us for an additional adult even though we booked on-line directly through Motel6.com as 2 adults and weren't charged. They waived the fee when I indicated I didn't think that was right. I had very low expectations and did read many reviews of this particular hotel. We were looking for an inexpensive place to get... More 

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england
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Very clean, Small room, which was bright, although the TV housing was black and twice the size of the TV No shampoo, but bathroom was good. Check in staff were very nice and helpful. Sleep not great due to the proximity of the highway, but all things considered, reasonable value for money. However, be warned, internet access is charged at... More 

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Culver City, California
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18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I never expected this place to be anything but a place to lay my head in the evening. It was a pleasant surprise! The rooms were much nicer than the ones I had in Ventura, Ca two year ago. It is a pet friendly place and for the money I was not disappointed at all. The staff was very nice... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

This was a typical Motel 6 with the current renovated style which may or may not please you, depending on your opinion of orange. I find it’s ok. Two beds of adequate comfort and cleanliness, a small seating and table area, and a good TV. Washing and bathroom facilities were fine. On the subject of toiletries, towels and other people’s... More 

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