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Ala Mar Motel

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Michigan
Reviewed 3 January 2016

The room was very nice, we traveled with three teenage kids and two adults. We had two queen beds and one twin, it also had a fireplace. The room was very clean and nicely decorated. The bathroom had a nice jacuzzi bathtub even though we could not get the jets to turn on. The breakfast wasn't really breakfast it was...

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1Thank Iraili
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

DO NOT STAY HERE... Unless you don't mind a smoking room ( all of them are), rusty bathroom fixtures, sheets with cigarette burns, missing smoke detectors (hmm... Why would a smoke detector be installed in a room and then removed? Even if you are a smoker that's not ok.) I'm not someone who would just vent but this is really...

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6Thank Matt C
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Geo was very helpful with suggestions on sites to see, restaurants to go to and gave us outstanding service for the time we stayed there. No matter how busy he was, he always found time to attend to our every need, European style hospitality here in the States.

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5Thank Paul E
Santa Barbara
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Seedy, at best. Poor maintenance, rooms not properly cleaned, old fashioned metal key system so security is an issue. Plus is that rooms come with companionship, usually cockroaches. You will never be lonely

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6Thank Eristikos
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

We arrived in santa barbara having not booked a hotel after a long drive from san fran, i was asking in a petrol station where abouts the hotels where and a random stranger suggested this hotel. He then let us follow him to the hotel as we were lost and had ran out of battery on my phone. Which was...

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Thank Gmcgowan85
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We stop here for one night. We didn't had a reservation at Santa Barbara, so after asking around in other places, we decide this was the best choice. The location is amazing. The place is simple but clean. Although, the room didn't had aircon and you here a lot of noise from the other rooms. There is a very nice...

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Thank Vianey G
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Cheap and correct price to value, but rooms are not well isolated (you hear every noise) and do not have any air condition! Location is great, parking is free and the staff allowed us to leave the car longer than we kept the room. Overall ok, rooms to improve, friendly staff.

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Thank Manuel D
Devon, England
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Found this hotel by driving along the seafront and seeing the vacancy sign. Checked the room and all fine - no aircon but coped with fan, open windows and the cooling effect of the sea! Didn't have breakfast as store had been ransacked! WiFi ok most of the time.

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Thank 2008adventurer
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Driving the scenic Pacific Coast Highway from LA to San Francisco we decided to stop for a night in Santa Barbara (how could you not?!). A part of the trip was to not plan anything, including accommodations along the way. So driving into Santa Barbara we pulled into the parking space of the first motel we saw. The guy at...

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2Thank Atli_Steinn
New Mexico
Reviewed 23 June 2015

We planned a trip to Santa Barbara but didn't make any hotel reservations thinking that rooms would be available on a Monday. All the other Hotels on Cabrillo, which is directly across the street from the beach, were booked and very over priced!! We stopped into this Motel and they had a room. To our surprise the room was very...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Great location next to the beach and State St. We're a small boutique motel. Some rooms have private a jacuzzi. Most rooms have the beach view. We also have rooms with full kitchens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ala Mar Motel

Address: 102 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-3505
Region: United States > California > Santa Barbara
Price Range: $227 - $418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ala Mar Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Ala Mar Hotel Santa Barbara
Ala Mar Santa Barbara
Hotel Style:
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Find different accommodation”
Amy1218, 8 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upper floor a bit quieter.”
877paule, 26 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Choose room in adjacent hotel/motel and save some aggro.”
Eristikos, 22 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Just ask for 119”
Atli_Steinn, 27 Aug 2015 | Read review
“The so-called suite is nice, still simple and only worth the money during low season (we payed 130 USD per night.”
MaritI_12, 10 Jan 2015 | Read review
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