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Marina Beach Motel

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

My husband and I found this hotel and booked it for our honeymoon about 13 years ago. We stayed here a few times over the years. He is now deceased and I have been trying to get back here for a little rest and relaxation...More

Thank Star522
Response from Dan W, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Beach MotelResponded 15 May 2018

Hi there Star522, thank you very much for staying with us over the years and sharing your experience here. What a special and beautiful story. We're so honored to have played this part in your lives. Thank you, as well, for recommending our motel to...More

Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We were moving across state and just booked for the night with our two dogs and made the mistake of booking a king regular and I had barely enough room for our luggage let alone our dogs crate, the bed had a about a foot...More

Thank Ellen C
Response from Dan W, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Beach MotelResponded 10 May 2018

Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience, Ellen! We are sorry to hear about the inconveniences during your visit! We appreciate your feedback and information for future guests of ours. As a small property, our front desk staff would love to help...More

Reviewed 4 May 2018

We have stayed here a few times and it's a great location and it's a wonderful place for people with disabilities they are very accommodating!! We'll never stay anywhere else when we go to Santa Barbara.

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Thank Kim M
Response from Dan W, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Beach MotelResponded 7 May 2018

Thank you for staying with us again, Kim! We're so happy to hear we can comfortably accommodate your party. We hope to see you again very soon!

Reviewed 25 April 2018

I rate this place 5* simply on the fact that the value versus most places nearby is exceptional. Great location, rooms are simple but comfortable and clean, TV is good. Internet was a bit patchy but working ok overall. Bike hire, Parking on site and...More

Thank streetfoodlover2014
Response from Dan W, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Beach MotelResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for staying with us and sharing your experience! We're very happy to hear that you had a great stay. We hope you'll be able to return again soon!

Reviewed 24 April 2018

Love this place. Quiet, clean, large room, modern, up-to-date and the staff is very very friendly. Everything was great. Easy check-in, super close to the beach and harbor. You can ride the cruiser bikes that are available anywhere you want to go. Breakfast is great...More

Thank Roxy D
Response from Dan W, Guest Relations Manager at Marina Beach MotelResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for staying with us, Roxy! We really appreciate you sharing your experience, and we're delighted to hear that you had a great visit. We hope you can come back and see us again soon!

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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
Details
Price range
US$220 - US$325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Santa Barbara
#9 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#17 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$220 - US$325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Best Value Hotel in Santa Barbara
#9 Romantic Hotel in Santa Barbara
#17 Family Hotel in Santa Barbara
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (134)
Room & Suite (190)
Pool & Beach (5)
Dining (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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GelbermanGirl
17 November 2017|
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Response from Sparkkay | Reviewed this property |
Yes has handicap and I don't believe beds to high
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janie3000
10 September 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
23 July 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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Room Tips
"The pier so close and rooms with fridge & microwave for those special movie nites. Walk or take a nap..."
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"All rooms are great!!"
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"ask for the private patio/kitchen not much more!"
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"Very nice rooms, the best thing is that it is a dog- friendly motel."
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