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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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Ranked #45 of 60 Hotels in Santa Barbara
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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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
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Clean bed - but apparently a single even though I had booked a double for two people. Also got given a disabled room even though I had not specified any disability during booking. Found two long dark hairs in the folds of our towels. Friendly reception staff. Loads of food places within walking distance. Lots of parking. Good wifi. A... More

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Thornton, Colorado
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27 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of this motel 6 was nice. There are many restaurants around and a grocery store around the corner. It is on State street, but it would be about a hour walk to get down to the happening downtown location. I was shocked to see a pool that was nicely maintained at a motel 6. I don't really stay... More

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Frazier Park, California
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176 reviews 176 reviews
12 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

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 August 25, 2014

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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16 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 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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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
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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15 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
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
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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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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*
Number of rooms: 59
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