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Marina Beach Motel

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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
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  • Terrible1%
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“free bikes”(42 reviews)
“great location”(77 reviews)
“state street”(73 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Kitchenette
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfree bikesgreat locationstate streetbagelsgreat continental breakfasthalf blockfull kitchenbeach towelstea and coffeebike rentalrooms are smallcomfortable staytrain stationflat screen tvbike pathshower headdefinitely stay here again
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This a family run motel that feels so comfortable and safe. I have a king bed with kitchenette. It’s on Bath St and very quiet. The staff is wonderful and very accommodating. It’s very close to the marina and restaurants. I will definitely return!

Thank Carolyn120
Response from Dan W, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Beach MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, Carolyn! We're so happy to hear we could make you feel welcome and comfortable, and we look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my new favorite place to stay in Santa Barbara! The room was comfortable and clean. The bed was so comfortable!! I loved the shower!! My daughter even said she wanted to stay and live there. The staff was welcoming and friendly. We will...More

Thank Sandra W
Response from Dan W, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Beach MotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review, Sandra! We're really happy to hear that we made your family feel comfortable and welcome. See you again soon!

Reviewed November 20, 2017

I don't know about you but these three things are very important to me when staying somewhere I have never bee\n before. The MBH is all three and then some. We had three rooms here for two nights and the staff was friendly, and accommodating...More

1  Thank HJPofi
Response from Dan W, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Beach MotelResponded November 21, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words!

Reviewed November 16, 2017 via mobile

This little gem is definitely a keeper! The grounds, office and room were spotless. Free parking was a treat. The room was small, but cozy, with a king bed, little refrigerator, flat screen TV, dresser, nightstands, chair & cute, obviously renovated bathroom. Huge walk in...More

1  Thank Kathi C
Response from Dan W, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Beach MotelResponded November 17, 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review, Kathi! We greatly appreciate it. We're so glad you had a great visit and stay with us, and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed November 9, 2017

Wanted to stay in Santa Barbara for 3 days without breaking the bank. Marina Beach Motel was perfect. They are pet-friendly and we were happy to have our dog along. The beach is a block away and there are lots of restaurants nearby.

1  Thank Susan T
Response from Dan W, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Beach MotelResponded November 13, 2017

Thank you for your review, Susan! We're glad you had a great visit.

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
$158 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#17 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$158 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#17 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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GelbermanGirl
November 17, 2017|
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Response from Sharon P | Reviewed this property |
Yes has handicap and I don't believe beds to high
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janie3000
September 10, 2017|
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Response from sergirisco | Reviewed this property |
No, there are no beds at the beach but it is very close to it (1 street). It has a small space in the middle of the hotel with some chairs and tables but not really to sunbathe, just to have some relax there.
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Zachary S
July 22, 2017|
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Response from fiddleman_12 | Reviewed this property |
I think you should probably bring your own child seat. The bicycles are pretty basic.
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