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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

clean, calm hotel, free parking, free wifi (if you ask nicely to the boss) otherwise it s 3$ per day. no breakfast (just coffee) very nicely located in exclusive beach area, next to a very nice food store. only 3 minutes walking distance from bus shuttle to LAX terminal. 5 minutes walk from fessparker, and convivo restaurant...

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Toronto, Canada
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41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed our stay at the Motel 6. Rooms were super clean and surprisingly modern. The motel's location was ideal, being just a few minutes walk from the East Beach. The only thing that could've been improved: shampoo for guests and possibly coffee. Aside from that, had a great stay!

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stayed at many motel 6s, this one was quite a bit better. It had better interior decorating and the room was slightly more roomy. The location is near the beach and close to the Main Street. It just seemed like this motel 6 was more well maintained than other motel 6s. It is a good place to stay... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was fine for a one night stay as we were passing through up the coast back to San Fran. Had to pay for internet but the guy ended up just giving it to us for free. Clean and comfy beds. Morning coffee wasn't great but it was cheap and cheerful and I would recommend for a night or two

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The area was very nice. The chap at reception was helpful and informative. All in all, as Motel 6 go, this place was pretty good. The attraction is that they are cheap of course, but having stayed at a few, I have found at least a couple to be better than expected. And this is one of them. Quite close... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed there only for one night, and thank goodness. First of all, we made a reservation in Booking and for whatever reason the card was declined so instead of calling us (which apparently they were not allowed to because the number was not from the US), they cancelled the booking. We arrived around 9pm and had... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We've stayed here several times and it is,always nice. This time we had an ocean view room. It's half block from beach. Conducive for lovely walks. Staff is always helpful and respectful. We like that there is no carpet in rooms. Feels clean and fresh.

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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

This Motel 6 has been renovated. I like the new, efficient decor. Parking is tight and it was definitely pricey for a Motel 6- I paid just over $200 after taxes for one night on Labor Day weekend. But it is only a block to the beach and just a quick drive or bike ride to the Warf. If I... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

The motel is actually not bad at all i hear complains of the rooms being dirty, noisy, ugly, old, or way to plain. Yea it was plain, but in reality the room was nice, clean and in a very safe and nice neighborhood! I would recommend it, i mean in reality why cause too much attention to a room where... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

After a long drive we were welcomed by a bored, not so happy receptionist, not so eager to answer my tourist questions...not impressed. Room was on the other side of the building, really pricey for not facing the water, was really loud in the morning and the room and bathroom, though clean, were very sterile and plain

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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
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: ₹ 6,137 - ₹ 13,296 (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 6 Santa Barbara - Beach Hotel Santa Barbara
Motel Six Santa Barbara
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Santa Barbara Motel 6
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“Upstairs is good, but no elevator. So be ready to carry the bags.”
 of 5 bubbles Nemothelonely, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Beach view is nice, but the Mt's are nice too.”
 of 5 bubbles 292elizabethb, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“If you have bags to move get a ground floor room not lift here”
 of 5 bubbles nglenjarman, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“To get a good room go somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles gerardg851, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I was in Room 204. Had the ocean view. Most do not.”
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