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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Our family of five drove from LA to San Francisco over the course of 7 nights. Our first stop was at the Holiday Inn Carpinteria. After a LONG day of sightseeing in LA (arriving LAX at 7:30 am), we drove to Carpinteria late that night so that our next day's travel to Hearst Castle would be more reasonable. It was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Saved by Holiday Inn! We used trip Advisor to book a hotel in Ventura. Agoda confirmed our reservation when the hotel was already booked. We drove down to Carpinteria and found this hotel! It was late, we were tired, and the staff was great. After explaining our situation the person at the front desk was able to get us a... More 

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The staff were wonderful - the pool and hot tub were inviting and our room was very comfortable. Room was good size and updated nicely. I would stay here again. Just a quick note - although this is near the beach, it is not on the beach.

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Broomfield, Colorado, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Nice hotel but pretty evident that have no problem kicking up prices due to proximity to Highway 101. Breakfast was less than organized. Room was clean if not a tad small/ Most expensive of our stays from CO to California. Pricier than our Hotel in Carmel.

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IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, responded to this review

Dear Steve C, Thank you for taking the time to review our property. It is nice to know that you have regarded our hotel to be nice, location conveniently off the highway and rooms to be clean. However, it is unfortunate to read that you found the rates that we offer and breakfast selections, not to your liking. Your feedback... More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

This hotel has been renovated and we had a very nice suite at a good price. Our room had a nice sitting area too. The hotel is within walking distance of downtown as well as the Bluffs running and walking trail. Great location. Nice breakfast. Friendly staff.

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mensign, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, responded to this review

Dear DocMary1, Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your recent stay at our hotel. We are gratified that we seemed to deliver what you needed and that you had some time to explore our beautiful little corner of the world. Please come visit again soon. More 

Paris, Texas
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24 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Wife and I stayed here 1 night on our vacation. It was about average for HIX, nothing to write home about, nothing to complain about. The town is great, and were were only a mile or so drive from the state beach. Plenty of places to eat, nice downtown. I'd go back!

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mensign, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, responded to this review

Dear doctall41, Thank you for taking the time to post a positive review, despite the fact that we seemed to fail to impress. We're not the Ritz, but we pride ourselves in friendly service, clean and well kept accommodations and facilities, and a great value for the area. I greatly appreciate the vote of confidence in your statement that you... More 

San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

I would recommend this hotel service, room and everything went just as I planned. I booked two rooms and Trip Advisor only send me one conformation..so when I called to called the day before my trip they had one room reserved for me....after more than one hour they finally found that my other room had a different confirmation number. Why... More 

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mensign, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, responded to this review

Dear atacadena, Thank you for your 5-star review and choosing to stay at our hotel. I am sorry about the confusion with the confirmation numbers. This is a by product of two systems not communicating perfectly with each other. We should have been able to determine this much faster than an hour and we will be re-visiting this as a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

What a rip off! They were very rude! I booked my room online and thought I booked Saturday but the app kept crashing. I called to confirm and they said it was booked. When I arrived they said I was a no show for the night before and they charged for 2 nights when I only wanted one night. They... More 

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mensign, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, responded to this review

Dear Stacy P., Although I can appreciate your frustration, I would also ask that you update your review. We did not ever charge for 2 nights and have issued a full refund despite the fact that you seemed to have confused May the 27th for Saturday, which in fact was May the 28th. Mistakes do happen and as a gesture... More 

Palm Desert, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We spent just one Saturday night here. The hotel was convenient, clean, fairly quiet and provided all the necessities as well as free parking. The bed was comfortable and room lighting good. A/C worked well, shower pressure and hot water were good, big screen television offered many channels, Keurig coffeemaker in the room as well as a mini refrigerator. The... More 

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mensign, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, responded to this review

Dear Baileybasset, Thanks for the great review of our hotel! We completed a major renovation of the building and all the furnishings and appliances in 2014 and I'm happy that you found the property comfortable, clean, and with many conveniences. We hope to welcome you back to Carpinteria sometime soon! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Great bed, shower, and the usual generous breakfast. Very friendly staff. I was happy. But Holiday Inn Expresses are consistently good. There are good eateries nearby. I wanted a specific type of food that night and the staff sent me to a very good restaurant that was spot on. I'll be back.

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Thank KipColorado
mensign, Manager at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria, responded to this review

Dear KipColorado, Thank you for the nice compliments about our staff and facilities. Most of our staff are local Carpinteria residents and have many great recommendations for restaurants, breweries, sight seeing and hiking. Great to hear that you plan on returning. We look forward to welcoming you back! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria

Address: 5606 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013-2602
Location: United States > California > Carpinteria
Price Range: $148 - $368 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria 2.5*
Number of rooms: 27
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