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Essen, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Was ok, nothing special. The room was very small and not really nice. But we could see the Pacific and this was the best of the hotel. It was also very expensive and the money not worth. Anyway it was ok for one night only. Would not go there next time.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you have to stay the night because it's either this place or your car, then this is your hotel. Rooms are very small. Towels are old and thin. No coffee pot. Only a bar of soap in a wrapper. Sheets and blankets sucked. Mattresses were not comfortable at all. Walls are thin. Neighbors had lots of sex. Good for... More 

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La Habra, California
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The view from our room and at the pool was beautiful. I liked the service of the staff, very friendly and helpful. I wish the floors had been cleaned better as they felt sandy. The room also had a musty smell that was most likely a combination of ocean air and the air conditioner. Overall, we enjoyed our stay!

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Reigate
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Santa Barbara clearly gets busy on a weekend and we secured one of the last rooms. They warned us that the bed was small but we had left it late in tbe day. Ocean view almost. Small plunge pool. No coffee in room but free at reception in the mornings. No hair dryer but available at reception. Fine for its... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Stayed at the Motel 6, expecting a Motel 6. "Run down and...bla bla bla" ... What I got was a Kitchey, cute Euro style hotel room with a VERY comfy bed. Bring you Amazon Firestick or what ever you prefer this up to date little hotel has what you need. Yes the outside is dated and it looks like a... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

This is a chain of motels in the low to mid range. You wont get someone carrying your bags but you will get soap and a bed. Close to the sea and a great restaurant bar in Rincom. The stairs are not good to get up with bags and are starting to rot but the pool is clean.

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Thank nglenjarman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

For a short stay stop off on a road trip, this motel was the perfect place to recharge our batteries. It is walking distance from the beach. It is a bit of a walk to the pier, but we managed to do this walk two nights in a row. The rooms are clean, but a bit small for a group... More 

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Bourne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

This motel was slightly more expensive considering we went in "off" season. While only a short walk to the beach it was about a 20 minute straightforward into town. There was free parking and the rooms were modern and clean.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Rooms were clean, if a bit small, and staff were certainly helpful. There was no shampoo by default - we had to ask for some. The free wifi was serviceable, if a bit slow. The lack of any real breakfast options was a touch annoying, but maybe to be expected (just means you go for a breakfast burrito instead, which... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Unfortunately this hotel is a good 25 minute walk to where the life is on State Street and Stearn's Wharf. The girl on the desk was very helpful although later on we were scared to go into reception because she was having a blazing row with what seemed to be her boss (unprofessional). The "non smoking" room smelt of smoke... More 

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6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach, responded to this review

Carlisle, Thank you for your feedback. We sincerely apologize for your unpleasant stay as a result of the inconveniences you experienced with the size of the room and the comfort of your bed during your recent stay. Please know the window condition you describe is an exception to our guest commitment and as such, we apologize for the noise inconvenience... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach

Address: 443 Corona Del Mar, US 101/El Camino South at Milpas Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103-3601
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $119 - $276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach 2*
Number of rooms: 51
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Motel Six Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Motel 6
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