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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - State Street

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I'm 42, husband, 54, child 12. We usually book on the cheap since we don't spend a lot of time in our room. So we did that here. We were just passing through. The room itself looked newly remodeled. It was a contemporary design with 2 double beds. Not roomy. I think you'd be fine to crash there for a... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. Please know that the A/C conditions you describe are atypical to Motel 6 standards for quality, and we apologize for the inconveniences you describe. We invite you to contact our Guest Relations department at 1-855-787-9864 to record the details of your visit to help us provide a better... More 

Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The people at the front desk were confused and had no recommendations. The room was so so tiny and hot. I would not recommend staying here. We went to swim in the pool and there was a syringe floating in it- I can't even make this up. So over priced for this non sense....

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Murrieta, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

OMG! This place was the deal of the century, I stayed here when UCSB had a soccer game and every hotel was booked a that weekend. Nice place recently updated, when most hotels were going to over 250 to stay here for about 125 a night was great. Clean room, no frills. Great prices and they let me check in... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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7 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was probably the least favourite place in which we stayed on our 4 week trip of California. The staff were friendly but our room was not great, We had a queen deluxe room ( 2 double beds), which was quite small and with our bags it was even smaller. It was hard to get around. We also had to... More 

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Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night in this hotel. The front staff were very friendly and welcoming on arrival. Immediately when you walked into the room the smell of heat and must hit you. The air conditioning unit was noisy and was a distraction when sleeping. The bed and bathroom facilities were sufficient for a later arrival and early check out. Ample parking... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

This hotel is in a good location, staff was friendly. It was expensive for Motel 6 but its Santa Barbara.it was close to $190.00 a night. No microwave, no refrigerator, room was small and cozy. They did offer a free coffee in the lobby. Wi-Fi was $2.99 per day for the room charge they could offer it free.

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Naples, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We came to Santa Barbara during a high traffic weekend. There was limited vacancy everywhere. Motel 6 was the most reasonable option at $262 a night!!!! We grew up on Motel 6; we've had great experiences with the brand. This was the worst motel experience I've ever encountered. The only positives were the front desk clerk and the bus stop... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

I knew going in not to have high expectations of a Motel 6 and I knew we only needed a place to sleep for one night so I didn't think it would be as horrible as it was. If I could give zero stars I would. Something seemed wrong right away because the comforters were totally wrinkled but I thought... More 

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Newhall, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

It was a nice room and the price was better than most in Santa Barbara. During my stay the TV only received a few channels. The location is very good, close to restaurants and stores. My wife thought the room was noisy (I am a sound sleeper). Although refrigerators and microwaves are advertised, none were available for our stay.

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So. Cal.
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Made a last minute weekend trip to Santa Barbara and grabbed the last room at the Motel 6 on State St. And it was pretty much exactly what expected, if not slightly better. The rooms are small and sparse, with kind of a retro-futurism look. (for those who are Sci-Fi fans, think Space 1999). Bathrooms and tubs are large, but... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Additional Information about Motel 6 Santa Barbara - State Street

Address: 3505 State St, US 101/El Camino North at SR 225/Los Positas Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93105-2627
Location: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $101 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Santa Barbara - State Street 2*
Number of rooms: 59
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Also Known As:
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Motel 6 Santa Barbara
Motel Six Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Motel Six
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