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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta

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Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

For almost a hundred dollars I got a thin mattress on a platform, noisy upstairs neighbors, internet I had to pay for (not!), low water pressure and a tiny room. To be fair, the room was very clean and staff at front desk very friendly. Next time in this area I will pay more to get more elsewhere.

2Thank John B
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta, responded to this review

John, We are sorry to hear that you did not enjoy our award winning Phoenix room redesign featuring wood-effect laminate floors. We encourage 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 guest experience in the future.

Avondale, Arizona
Reviewed 29 March 2016

I stayed for 2 days and I paid $100 a night. There are absolutely NO amenities!! I forgot my blow dryer and had to walk over to CVS next door WITH WET HAIR to buy one. Sad that they do not provide anything. Room feels like it's from the 70's. It's quiet enough but not worth the price.

3Thank moralesannette36
6Team, Brand Experience Team Member at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta, responded to this review

Dear Annette, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. Motel 6 standards for quality rest on our promise to offer the lowest price of any national chain by delivering the essential elements of a comfortable room for a satisfying stay, for this reason we apologize for the disappointment you describe with the expectations of amenities. We encourage...

Gunnison, Colorado
Reviewed 16 January 2016

The computer system was down when I arrived so they kept my credit card & ID, which was problematic for getting dinner & a drink. The room totaled $100 for the night which seemed a lot higher than what I booked it for but I didn't have a record because I'd done it by phone and forgot to write it...

1Thank OnlyHighways
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Clean place. Stayed here for a night during a visit to Santa Barbara. Staff are nice. Price was good. Can't complain. There are a few stores to buy food from about 5 minutes walking distance. I would go there again if I was passing through.

1Thank Sanj G
South Ogden, Utah, United States
Reviewed 11 November 2015

A Two Full Bed Room on Ground Floor. Was here to visit Family for a funeral . Everything was clean and functional. The room is small. No amenities. TV Newer Beds Ok for the price. Staff is very friendly Located near shopping and restaurants Maybe ten minutes to beach ten minutes to Santa Barbara

Thank Cathie McGregor C
Reviewed 29 October 2015

This place depends on people not having any choice. The price was over 200 dollars for a room that was awful. It was next to the freeway but the noise of the freeway was not a constant problem because the noise from the airconditioning was worse. The bed was pretty tiny for two people. It is close to the campus...

2Thank lindanson
Los Angeles
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Intended to stay here but just couldn't go through with it. First room we were given reeked of smoke (We were later told construction workers had stayed there two weeks and smoke just outside the A/C). Second room also smelled of smoke. Third room had a very strong unpleasant cleaning product smell which quickly gave me a headache. Bedspreads on...

1Thank jebgirl
6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We strive to provide a clean, comfortable room and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the odor concern and bed comfort issues you describe. We apologize for the noise inconveniences you experienced and for the unsatisfactory response you received to your complaint. Motel 6 standards for...

Tortona, Italy
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

We've arrived here at almost midnight with no reservation, the man at the lobby took fun of us because we said that we considered 119 usd expensive for a motel 6 room. We were tired and we accepted the price (on booking.com it was 89.00$ but midnight was already passed and we couldn't get it) They gave us a disabled...

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6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta, responded to this review

Dear Marco, Thank you for sharing your review. We strive to provide a comfortable night's rest and are disappointed your stay was unsatisfactory due to the odor concern you describe. Please know that the conditions you describe are atypical to Motel 6 standards for quality and we apologize for the inconveniences you experienced. Our standards for quality rest on the...

Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 17 September 2015

waited too long to make my reservations to visit UCSB campus - though in Goleta - not far from campus - for the price just OK - ... the hotel's version of a MODERN ROOM - updated to look modern bathroom ok with a bi-fold doors separating sleeping area from the bathroom - can just ' use 1/2 of door...

Thank Roxanne M
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Wow! Talking about a ripoff, where shall I begin. We arrived late in the evening to a ground floor room with paper thin walls. We were greeted by screams of a baby above us that went on until 11:00 pm. The room it self had furniture Denny's 1970's style. Yes, that is right the type of furniture that would prevent...

Thank clyde m
6Team, brand expericened team member at Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta, responded to this review

Clyde, Thank you for sharing your feedback. We apologize for any misunderstanding that may have occurred during your recent stay with regard to our rate policies and the inconveniences you experienced. We are committed to delivering a clean, comfortable room and apologize for any failure in following through on that commitment during your recent stay. Our staff aims to provide...

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta

Address: 5897 Calle Real, US 101 South at Fairview Avenue, Goleta, CA 93117-2346
Region: United States > California > Goleta
Price Range: RM450 - RM930 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta 2*
Number of rooms: 88
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“NO breakfast just coffee or tea.”
Pkeri, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“Try to stay away from the motorway in the back.”
Karlkoreander, 9 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Doubt there are any good rooms. Bring earplugs to block out the road noise and air conditioner noise.”
Joanna650, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“With no elevators, the mobility impaired should request a 1st floor room.”
World17, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor is quieter. If highway noise is bothering you, make sure your window is closed all the way.”
BudgetButSafe, 26 Jun 2016 | Read review
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