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Motel 6 - State Street

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   3505 State Street, US 101/El Camino North at SR 225/Los Positas Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Frazier Park, California
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9 hotel reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was the best Motel 6 I have ever stayed at, a fine example of the latest in budget hotels. The floors are clean (no carpeting to attract dust and vermin), and all the little amenities are first-rate (like the light switches within reach of each side of the king-size bed). The small bathroom has a door to close it... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly, the motel is basic however that being said it is still comfortable and for that cheap price what can you expect?! The staff were superb. I agree with an earlier review that staff are efficient yet friendly and make you feel special and welcome. I would 100% recommend this hotel to friends and family with the caveat that they... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I am fully aware of the not so stellar ratings and reviews but proceeded to book with this establishment solely because other hotels in this area (near the harbor area anyway) mostly require a minimum 2 nights stay on a weekend during summer season. My group needed to be staying close to the harbor as we had to wake up... More

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Grand Junction, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My first impression of our room was not great. There were two burn holes in the comforter and another one in a built-in faux leather sofa chair. There was no carpet, which seemed odd but came in handy if we tracked in sand from the beach. Don't stay here if you expect privacy; the bathroom door is basically a flimsy... More

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Asker, Norway
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6 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We lived on the first floor. That was poor, but some friends of our lived got a room on the ground level, and they could not stay there because of humidity, so they moved to another place. Staff was not very friendly at first. It got better.

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Glendale, California
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14 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Had a first floor double room which was very small with no storage space. There's a half table under the TV with two chairs and in the bathroom are two shelves and two coat racks with hangers. The beds were a little hard but didn't wake up with a backache. We didn't even use the luggage rack for our carry-on... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Spend a night on Motel 6, State Street again. Have been there before and will definitely come back. It's just a nice experience - everything works, is clean, the lady at the reception is so welcoming, gives you all the right information in a quick and polite manner, and at the same time makes you feel you're a special guest... More

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North Fort Myers, Florida
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5 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

Passed through Santa Barbara 11-2-2013 (Halloween weekend) and tried to get a Hotel, but everything was sold out. Stopped by at the Motel 6 (not necessarily my first choice) and they had one room left, so I took it... And guess what... The room was niiiiice. Newly renovated with hardwood floor, nice clean bathroom and also the Lady at the... More

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Camarillo, California
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7 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

People need to rate this Motel based on it being a Motel 6, not the Ritz-Carlton. This property has obviously had some recent updates done to the rooms. The property and room were clean. Rooms are on the smaller side, so instead of running the air all night, we just ran the fan and that worked out perfect, it kept... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Chose this place because of the price compared with nearer the beach, and was happy with the choice. The room was a good size and was clean. No coffee machine, but we were only here for one night so not a big problem. The breakfast was O.K. Plenty of inexpensive places to eat in the area, and very easy to... More

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Address: 3505 State Street, US 101/El Camino North at SR 225/Los Positas Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 - State Street 2*
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