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Fiesta Inn and Suites

1816 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
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    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California, USA
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44 reviews 44 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

They rented rooms while under a huge messy construction, major carpet stains, sheets, pillows, blankets stains. Bathroom door doesn't close because the toilet seat is in the way of the door. No air/ventilation system at all so the only way to get fresh air is to crack the window open, which is not advisable either. Sleep with one eye open... More 

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Arcadia, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

As another reviewer said "this place is unreal" (in a bad way). We literally stayed here about 30-45 minutes and then checked out. First off, the hotel was under construction, and the construction was not advertised on its website. There were hanging wires in the hallway, dirty mattresses in the parking lot, black tape over holes in the wall; and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here on saturday night and had to pay only 110$ which is a really good deal for santa barbara. The rooms are really rundown ( shower was smelly, windows were broken, toilet with color stains...). Nevertheless the stuff which was there was clean and ok. So if you're looking for a location with walking distance to the center... More 

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Glasgow, UK
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23 hotel reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

First of all, Santa Barbara is lovely. I might only have been there for one day, but it's a beautiful place with some lovely bars, restaurants and terrifically friendly (and good looking) people. Unfortunately, the same can't be said for the Fiesta Inn. Oh boy. If I'm stretching for something nice to say, I'd venture it's in not a bad... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2013

We booked this online, without looking at reviews. Bad idea. The professional photos on their site are not accurate or up-to-date.We paid $200/night. This place is unreal. When we arrived the heater did not work, the faucet in the bathroom was broken, the sink was plugged up, etc. Hardly liveable. The blankets/linens looked like they were at least 15 years... More 

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

Make this place your LAST CHOICE ONLY -- The bathroom ceiling leaked through the non-working vent every time the person upstairs used their sink. No wonder the vent did not work. The first day there I was drenched in sink water (I hope it was sink water) as I prepared for the day and had to shower again. My bathroom... More 

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north hollywood
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

This place is a HELL HOLE!!!!! everything about this hotel is disgusting that I don't even know where to begin. The bathrooms were dirty along with the sheets on the bed. I found a roach in our room and the placed reeked smoke. I wouldn't recommend this place to anyone!!!!

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
24 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012 via mobile

it's a budget hotel, and that's what you get. nothing in particular that was good or bad. overall just an average motel. so if you are passing through SB for a night or two on a budget this place is for you...

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Santa Barbara
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

The motel need s alot of work, the carpets in the hallways are all torn, dirty and so,e pices are missing. The window frame in the room was termite eaten. The curtains were torn. Rhe only good thing was bed. The bathroom was OK looks like it was renovated, but the room had holes in the wall. Everything was very... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

This place was OK for a night. Location is easy to find on State St. Right next to Gas station which is handy for late night snacks/drinks and also filling up the car. Room was spacious with acceptable bathroom. Also I think room had a flatscreen, hey don't laugh plenty of more expensive places still have tubes!!! But importantly they... More 

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