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  • Excellent4%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible67%
Jun 1, 2017
“Spend the night in your car for a better option.”
May 17, 2016
Free Parking
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed June 1, 2017

We arrived at this place after 8 pm and found the housekeeping staff (who appeared as though they just walked off the street) arguing/yelling while hastily cleaning the rooms. The location was right off a main street. We were charged up front prior to seeing...More

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Reviewed May 17, 2016

The most disgusting place I have ever stayed !!! We booked this hotel very late and arrived just before midnight. We were too tired to drive any longer so had to find a place where to sleep. Huge mistake to stay overnight. Probably more safe...More

2  Thank Pique68
Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Slum! Horrible place! We checked in to friendly faces, entered the room to a stench of feces, cigarettes and mould. Cigarette burns on the bed, holes in the walls, window would not close. Definite health and safety risk, the place should be knocked down!

1  Thank BobTrip1408
Reviewed July 29, 2015

I'm not leaving this review to vent or bellyache...this is truly to help others...PLEASE DON'T STAY HERE! I’m here to tell you this is the worst motel experience of my life. I’ve traveled quite a bit in the past (driven through 46 states) and have...More

3  Thank Jason P
Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

Have you ever wondered what a motel put-together with items from Craigslist's free section would be like? Well, that's exactly what this motel looks like. The furniture is dirty and walls are smeared with questionable substances. I'm not picky and have stayed at many places,...More

2  Thank Mintytravels
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United States > California > Santa Maria
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Holiday Hotel Santa Maria
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"The best room is located in the parking lot ... your car."
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"Best Tip: You're better off sleeping in your car."
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"I don't think there is a decent room here at all."
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". "all rooms seem to be horrible""
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