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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria

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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is newly remodeled and extremely attractive. Staff was very helpful and courteous. Our room was quiet which is very important to me. And clean. The location, just south of town, is a great location too. Everything in our room was new.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was modern, spacious and comfortable. However there were at least 10 ants in the bed and pillow. I called housekeeping to come change the sheets when we were out. When we got back the room was made but still one dead ant in bed. I mentioned this to the front desk and they did not seem to care.... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, responded to this review

Dear historyteacher50, Thank you for staying with us and providing us with your valuable feedback. Your satisfaction is important to us and we try hard to make sure all of our guests have a rewarding experience at our hotel. It is nice to know that you have regarded the comfort and modern design of the rooms. However, please accept our... More 

Longview
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean and beautiful Hotel Front desk staff is rude and totally not interested in "service". I had a sick baby they WOULD NOT allow an early check in and refused to help us at all. I was told ."I'm sorry there is nothing I can do, there is a park". They watched me struggle with baby and bags...didn't lift a... More 

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IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, responded to this review

Dear PSyaya, Thank you for taking time out of your busy day to leave us a candid review. We are deeply sorry for the unsatisfactory service you received from the staff. Please be assured that this matter will be looked into and appropriate actions will be taken. The feedback we receive from our valued guests, like you, enables us to... More 

Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All the Santa Barbara hotels were booked this past weekend and we wanted to visit our son at UCSB. I remembered stopping at this cute little town once called Carpenteria, and decided to stay her for one night. The Holiday Inn Express is great! Updated appearance, nice size rooms which include a flat screen, small refrigerator and large hooks by... More 

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Henderson
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

The desk clerk recommended a great Bar-b-que restaurant and the breakfast was very good in the hotel in the morning. Very clean and quiet, nice little pool and Jacuzzi. We got to explore some of the surrounding area and bough some VERY fresh fruit.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This was a nice and apparently recently remodeled Holiday Inn Express. I didn't notice the traffic noise that others complained about. The staff was good about giving recommendations of where to eat. The breakfast was good but it wasn't as well stocked close to closing time.

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mensign, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, responded to this review

Dear mwc104, Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your experience at our hotel. We did just complete a $3 Million renovation last May and we are hearing great feedback from our guests. We hope you have an opportunity to visit us again soon. And we have been working on our breakfast presentation to better satisfy the... More 

Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Had to stay overnight in Carpinteria, California and was knocked out by the clean, wonderful Hotel. The staff was kind, the rooms were spacious and again, very centrally located for shopping and restaurants.

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california
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

The check in process was not good. The puter wasn't working our keys didn't work and we did not get the room we reserved in a more than half empty hotel. The room was nice but we didn't like the old school wall ac heater or the pillows. The large screen TV was great and the little suite was sweet.... More 

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Palmdale, California, Usa
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We were greeted by a cordial, but not necessarily friendly counter representative, The remainder of the staff, from cleaning personnel, to breakfast room workers, were uniformly friendly. The furnishings were of good quality, the bed was very comfortable, and the room could not have been any cleaner, as also appeared the rest of the facility, I probably value this aspect... More 

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Palm Springs, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We had several rooms here for a wedding party. Everyone had a great time. The breakfast room was well supplied with the usual Holiday Inn Express breakfast. There were a ton of people so it was surprising they kept it so well supplied. The rooms here are really nice. WiFi was not a problem. The bedding was comfy. The pool... More 

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