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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   5550 Carpinteria Avenue, US 101 North at Bailard Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013
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Ranked #4 of 6 hotels in Carpinteria
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Rancho Cucamonga
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4 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Unfortunately, our stay here came no where near compensating for the $150/night price. (Glad We only stayed one night, which was one night too many!) The bed covering was stained, not a tissue box to be found and the towels felt like sandpaper. So disappointed. Of course I wasn't expecting a 4 star, but really?

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Phoenix, Arizona
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37 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When you pay $99 for Motel 6 you should expect a nice room. The room was in horrible condition. From the malfunctioning front door lock to no parking available (had to park on the street) to the guests sitting outside drinking beer and smoking “weed”, this was horrible experience that I will not allow myself to experience again. I was... More

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San Tan Valley, Arizona
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just blocks away fom IHOP, gift shops, SEVERAL restaurants, Vons grocery store, antique stores, second-hand and thrift stores. Very friendly and accommodating staff at hotel. On the downside - If you like HARD mattresses, this is the place :) Wish they had cleaner bedspreads, and coffee makers in the rooms (you have to go to the office to get coffee)... More

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Mesa, Arizona
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was adequate but the elevator was broken. Don't count on getting a good WiFi connection unless you are luckier than I happened to be. Even with their technical phone support the signal was too weak for my iPad to make a connection. The location of the Motel is next to a very burs room and this Motel 6... More

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North Las Vegas, Nevada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We arrived at this hotel only to find no water and no toilets because of upgrades going on in other rooms on the property! The management should have advised by e-mail prior to arrival!!! Next we find a huge wet spot on the carpet in front of the TV. We thought it was a leak of some sort, but maintenance... More

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Appledore, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Hated this place. Luckily we were only staying for one night but it was one night too many. The bed and small pillow was so uncomfortable I couldn't sleep and we were kept awake further by the noise. You can hear everyone coming and going. Even the free coffee in the morning was rubbish and only lukewarm.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

I am 'currently' staying at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South.My day was long and very stressful and all I wanted was to come into my hotel room and relax.That was not the case at all..As I left my dog in the room for the few minutes I walked out to my car I was immediately approached by an... More

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Dallas, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Have you ever had such unprofessional service that you can not even think past that experience?I am sure we all have, well this was one of those for me. The girl at the front desk acted as if I was a inconvenience for her. Unfortunately, anything that may have been a good experience with this hotel was overshadowed by my... More

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Motel6, Owner at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South, responded to this review

Dear StrainTheBrain, We apologize for the hospitality issues you experienced during your stay and for the inconvenience they caused you. Please contact our Guest Relations department so we will have a record of your experience to better address these issues and improve your experience with us in the future: 1-800-577-3435. More

Gilroy, California, United States
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4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

This was a very spartan stay. Not much in the way of amenities, but that was a plus! No carpets and no upholstered furniture means no carpet smells, no terrible perfumes to cover the usual musty room smell. The room smelled like fresh air! All surfaces a easily cleaned. I don't know if the mop the floor, but it seemed... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

We booked last minute for President's Day weekend and we were excited about the price. Check in was easy, room was clean and as expected. I read the reviews and followed suit by bringing our own pillows and comfy blankets. I wish I would have read the review about bringing your own towels...they were only slightly bigger than a hand... More

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Address: 5550 Carpinteria Avenue, US 101 North at Bailard Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013
Location: United States > California > Carpinteria
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Carpinteria South 2*
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