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Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria

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El Dorado Hills, California
Reviewed July 27, 2016

We stayed at the Holiday Inn Express on July 23, 2016. We paid a lot...$330 a night, which was really expensive, but I guess the area is expensive (the Motel 6 was like $160 a night). Our room was really nice. It felt like a really nice Hyatt. The bathroom was beautiful, like something out of a home renovation show....

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Reviewed July 22, 2016

Was moving our daughter home from college and needed a room for the night. Rooms in this area are very expensive during the spring months. This room was a great price and included a separate sitting area and a warm breakfast with lots to choose from. Will definitely stay here again.

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Redondo Beach
Reviewed July 10, 2016

Our room overlooked the swimming pool with a large family reunion including dozens of young children in progress. Our room was adequate, quiet and comfortable. The hotel, though old, was clean and had that "cared-for" look. The room came with breakfast that was excellent - including everything you could think of from bacon and eggs to fresh fruit, pancakes, sweet...

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Calistoga, California
Reviewed June 30, 2016

I like this hotel well enough. The breakfast is very good and filling (though served on paper plates and with plastic utensils). I used to live a few blocks away and we go back to visit often. Last week, I was staying again with my preteen daughter. The back door from the parking lot was not locking. You did not...

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

Dear 424pepita, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at our hotel. While we appreciate the generous individual ratings you have given, particularly highlighting the quality of sleep you have had during your stay including our location serving its purpose for your travel needs, it is disheartening to know that not all aspects of our hotel...

Fort Worth, Texas
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...

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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...

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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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1Thank Chris H
Broomfield, Colorado, United States
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...

Indianapolis, Indiana
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.

Texas
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...

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Amenities

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

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Carpinteria

Address: 5606 Carpinteria Avenue, Carpinteria, CA 93013
Location: United States > California > Carpinteria
Price Range: $159 - $309 (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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“If you don't have a dog, stay on the side away from the freeway.”
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“Quieter room are on the top floor”
949traveller, Jan 30, 2017 | Read review
“First floor is nice. Free parking. free wifi. Free breakfast”
samanthaovitt, Jan 20, 2017 | Read review
“Top floor always best.”
705angelr, Dec 29, 2016 | Read review
“Suites have in-room mini-frig, microwave and separate sink.”
LoriY426, Nov 9, 2016 | Read review
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