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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place was fine for what it was. The staff was courteous, the lobby was quite nice and the courtyard was lovely. We never went near the pool but it was a little bigger than a large hot tub. The hotel description said it was heated but I can't confirm. They offered free apples in the lobby and fruit infused...

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Overpelt, Limburg, Belgium
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Overall the hotel is pretty nice: good looks and a very reasonable price for what one gets. The rooms have nice little terraces which are shared without any kind of separation between your neighbors, which felt a bit unsafe. I might think there are some better hotels in the neighborhood. We skipped breakfast as it was quite overpriced. The reason...

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Kevin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn, responded to this review

Dear PieterTMP, Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences. On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. Your satisfaction is important to us and we will be using the feedback you gave us to implement improvements to ensure we offer a better experience for guests in the future. I...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Close to family. Easy drive to brother's home. I made the reservation in August & this was the only motel in Carpinteria that met my ADA needs. The roll-in shower with seat was excellent although the countertop in sink area was too small. The pocket door to bathroom is a great idea but it wouldn't close.

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Kevin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mary H, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and choosing Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn. On behalf of our entire team please accept my apology for not exceeding your expectations. We are delighted to have had an opportunity to serve you and look forward to having another opportunity the next time you are in beautiful...

Simi Valley, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First room I was given was so tiny you would have to go outside to change your mind!! Second room was a bit larger but still very small. Hotel needs a major upgrade. Bed was slanted it was so worn. I could go on and on but was just way below what I am use to in a BW Plus...

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Kevin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn, responded to this review

Dear kernvilledaddy, On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for not exceeding your expectations. We value your feedback to make improvements and value you as our guest. We have several different room types and sizes to choose from. However, when we are Sold Out only rooms types originally reserved are available. We hope to have an...

Los Angeles
Reviewed November 1, 2016

We have stayed at the Best Western in Carpinteria before, went there again and this time I think it was even better. It is better than it should be for the inexpensive price they charge, especially when you get a coupon/discount offer from online sites if you watch for them. It is sooo clean. That's the first thing you will...

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Kevin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn, responded to this review

Dear zoiderella, Thank you. We agree, this is the best value hotel in the Santa Barbara/Carpinteria area. Our entire hotel team, from the front desk to the restaurant to the housekeeping staff, look forward to providing you with further excellent service again soon. We value you as our guest.

Camarillo, United States
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Warm and friendly staff make staying here a joy every time - I stay here once a month, and the staff efficiency and warmth is unparalleled. Rooms are good - basic hotel rooms, but the wifi is always working, no matter how many devices I'm using at a time. Highly recommend.

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Kevin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Colleen H, On behalf of our entire hotel team thank you for your fabulous review! We are absolutely delighted you enjoy your stays with us and look forward to welcoming you again. I will pass on your wonderful comments to our hotel and IT teams.

Reviewed October 29, 2016

We discovered a small town Carpinteria earlier this year thanks to LivingSocial.com and were impressed with a great beach (easy parking and plenty of facilities) and plenty of good food restaurants - Sly's is well known and on OpenTable, and next door is a warm and welcoming Giannfranco trattoria - a family owned restaurant with amazing menu and quality of...

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Kevin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Nina V, We are glad you enjoyed your 2 night stay with us. Our outstanding Tropical Courtyard view rooms are a great value, however, they are our Premium rooms. Call us direct at 805-684-0473 to easily book these. Only our Standard King and Double Queen rooms are available for Special rate offers. Our hotel staff work hard and often...

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Best Westerns are usually top notch; one of my favorite chains. This one was just OK compared to what i am used to. T'was medium priced with third party booking but a bit over-priced if direct for a next to freeway location. Was given an early room (ground floor-my request) and found the back location good for bicycle, easy unloading...

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Kevin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Jim C, Thank you for your comments & choosing Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn. We often hear that our Best Western is one of the most beautiful. With ease of access to the 101 Freeway, less than 1 mile to Carpinteria's town center & 1 mile to the Pacific Ocean are often the reasons guests choose us. We are...

Pomona, California, United States
Reviewed October 28, 2016

My wife and I have stayed at this property twice over the last year and have been pleased both times. The rooms are clean (although a little small) and the bed is comfortable. The property seems to be well maintained. The staff is friendly. Although we didn't eat at their restaurant this trip we did previously and we were both...

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Kevin S, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn, responded to this review

Dear Jerry P, On behalf of our entire hotel team thank you for choosing Best Western Plus Carpinteria Inn. We are delighted that you found our rooms to be clean, comfortable and reasonably priced. Our hotel staff works hard to ensure your experience is a pleasent one and we look forward to welcoming you back.

Reviewed October 24, 2016

I FOUND A CAT UNDER MY BED AFTER I HAD ALREADY SLEPT THERE A WHOLE NIGHT! And an other guest brought a boa SNAKE. And no one cared! They did nothing about the snake!! And they promised me the manager would call me about the cat, but no one called.

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kswenink, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn, responded to this review

Dear melodyk34, On behalf of our entire team I would like to apologize for your highly unusual experience during your stay with us. We have a no pets policy. Guest rooms with balconies do have doors that open to the outside and we do have cats in the neighborhood. Thank you for bringing the matter to our attention so that...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn

Address: 4558 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1863
Location: United States > California > Carpinteria
Price Range: $129 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Carpinteria Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 143
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Carpinteria Best Western
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Get a courtyard facing room unless you enjoy the sound of loud freeway.”
 of 5 bubbles 535robync, 2 days ago | Read review
“Have no idea? Never saw one?”
 of 5 bubbles kernvilledaddy, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“All rooms are really nice. The freeway does run behind it but we didn't hear it.”
 of 5 bubbles zoiderella, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“have stayed at this property twice, first time room faced the freeway and had some noise...second time faced the courtyard, a better option.”
 of 5 bubbles JerryP108, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for interior courtyard room if bothered by freeway noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 163terrip, Oct 15, 2016 | Read review
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