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Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Beach

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Reviewed 23 June 2012

I was pleasantly surprised! One of the best Motel 6's I've stayed at. Will come back :)

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Reviewed 11 June 2012

We did request a room with micro and fridge and even had an ocean view- in the north building. It was a great place for the price and the location near the beach and the free tram to town could not be beat. Had never...More

Thank girardCoronado
Reviewed 11 June 2012

We payed almost $200/night. Was block from beach, but we had 2 teenagers and 2 adults so room was cramped. Only 2 double beds. Maybe OK for 2 people. Looks way smaller in person than on Internet. Nicely modernized rooms, but would not stay here...More

Thank diamonddog_23
Reviewed 27 May 2012

We enjoyed our stay here, just a short walk from the beach, a great price, and good, friendly service. Not a luxury room, that's for sure, but we were happy with the room and would stay there again. We're fine with few amenities, but some...More

Thank JohnAugust_7
Reviewed 26 May 2012

This place exceeded our expectations. The rooms have all been renovated and are now all nicely decorated in modern, minimalist designs. The floors are all laminate-giving you a clean feeling. The rooms also have a flat screen TV and a cute corner breakfast nook. You...More

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Marilyn E
23 September 2017|
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Response from pinksoda7 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there were specified areas but it was a nice area you could walk the dog to some grass for them to go just outside the motel.
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Marc R
6 January 2017|
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Response from richardsmyname | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so but maybe the hotel can answer more accurately.
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Kelle H
30 March 2016|
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I don't know, didn't have to use it.
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"Room 201 has an ocean view!"
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"The hotel/motel has two storeys ....take your pick. Some of the rooms at the front of the hotel/motel have an..."
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"Upstairs is good, but no elevator. So be ready to carry the bags."
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"Beach view is nice, but the Mt's are nice too."
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