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Arcata. CA.
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were one a four day trip to Santa Barbara. It was suggested to stay in this town as the rooms are very expensive in Santa Barbara. This turned to to be a very nice place to stay. We had a room with two full size beds. The room was clear and in good condition. It had a pool and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed overnight after spending the day at Santa Barbara as only 10 minutes drive away. Lovely motel, very clean, spacious room and great pool. Would highly recommend for an overnight stay. Although price is higher than the standard chains of motel you get a warmer feel to it and a higher quality of room.

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Santa Ana
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4 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed in many budget hotels over the years and this rates in bottom 5 ..... It was all that available in my price range ...desk staff very nice ... Room was marginal .... Bare floor not clean behind bed ....rug between beds looked dirty .... Bathroom shower newer tile but doors, floors looked like they needed attention ....... More 

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Thank Jill M
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4 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

This hotel was on the cheaper side of options in July, that were left to pick from for locations, 'close' to Santa Barbara. Still, it cost around $150 and wasn't really worth the money. Coffee was set up in the lobby only and not much of an effort made. Towels were on the small side and the overall quality of... More 

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Thank Trevor M
Atascadero, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

From the moment we entered the reception area we knew we in for a bad night. The front desk person was rude and seemed inconvenienced by our presence. She begrudgingly gave us our room key and we entered a smelly old room that hadn't been updated since 1970. The decor consisted of two exact replicas of Monet prints - one... More 

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Thank teaglet
NYC
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is extremely loud. If you slept on Times Square in NYC it would be more quiet. The service was nice but very unprofessional. They didn't want to show us rooms (I can't leave twice - is what the girl said when we asked to see a quieter room). We had a payment issue and the manager was not... More 

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Thank limonka
Palmdale, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

The room, sheets and bathroom was sparkling clean. The staff were cordial and welcoming. The manager, Marcos, even offered me a cup of coffee when the coffee flask at the general area was empty. The area is quiet, and felt safe.

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Thank Mpalyenkana
Sun City West, Arizona
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

We stayed here last night in Room 106, away from the road noise. Spotlessly clean, friendly staff. Walls are a bit thin and we heard footsteps upstairs, but not bad enough to be a problem. Fast wifi. No breakfast, just coffee in the office.

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Thank Cindy_SunCityWest_AZ
Los Osos, CA
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42 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

This hotel actually exceeded my expectations. On a whim after a massage in Santa Barbara I decided to spend the night at the last minute. After reading some of the reviews I was hesitant but the only alternative was to drive to Ventura for accomodations that weren't in the over 300$ range. The room was clean, bed was triple sheeted... More 

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Bordeaux, France
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Little motel near Santa Barbara close to Rincon Point, great location, the rooms are large and well-equiped and the staff really nice! Want to be back to this pretty place face to the mountains and just near the beach!

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Sandyland Reef Inn

Address: 4160 Via Real, Carpinteria, CA 93013-1221
Location: United States > California > Carpinteria
Price Range: $70 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sandyland Reef Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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