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Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - South
2 out of 5
5550 Carpinteria Ave, Carpinteria, CA
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The price is $89 per night from Aug 18 to Aug 18
Situated by the ocean, this motel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Tomol Interpretive Play Area and within 3 mi (5 km) of Carpinteria State Beach and Los Padres National ...
3.8/5Good! (949 reviews)
"Clean"

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2021

Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - South
Solvang Inn and Cottages
2 out of 5
1518 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA
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The price is $130 per night from Aug 2 to Aug 2
Situated in Solvang, this motel is steps from Solvang Brewing Company, Wildling Museum, and Hans Christian Andersen Park. Solvang Festival Theater and Hans Christian ...
4.3/5Excellent! (955 reviews)
"Nice place in a good location"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2021

Solvang Inn and Cottages
Avania Inn of Santa Barbara
2.5 out of 5
128 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $259 per night from Aug 15 to Aug 15
Located in Santa Barbara Beach, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Carriage and Western Art Museum and Santa Barbara City College. Stearns Wharf and Santa ...
4.3/5Excellent! (344 reviews)
"Nice location for about everything"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2021

Avania Inn of Santa Barbara
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Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - North
2 out of 5
4200 Via Real, Carpinteria, CA
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $89 per night from Aug 15 to Aug 15
Situated near the beach, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Tomol Interpretive Play Area, Los Padres National Forest, and Carpinteria State Beach. Seaside Gardens ...
3.4/5 (967 reviews)
"The swimming pool was always very clean. The staff at the front office were very helpful, always smiling. The property, in general, was very clean. However, nobody cleaned my room in the four days my family and I spent at the motel."

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2021

Motel 6 Carpinteria, CA - Santa Barbara - North
Motel 6 Goleta, CA - Santa Barbara
2 out of 5
5897 Calle Real, Goleta, CA
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The price is $109 per night from Aug 18 to Aug 18
Situated in Goleta, this motel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens and 2.3 mi (3.8 km) from Los Padres National Forest. ...
3.2/5 (967 reviews)
"Very great customer service, pretty clean."

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2021

Motel 6 Goleta, CA - Santa Barbara
Motel 6 Santa Barbara, CA - Beach
2 out of 5
443 Corona Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $179 per night from Aug 22 to Aug 22
Located in East Beach, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of East Beach and Santa Barbara Zoo. Stearns Wharf and Santa Barbara Bowl are also within 3 mi (5 ...
3.6/5Good! (957 reviews)
"Nice renovated rooms. Clean. Only a 25 minute walk to downtown."

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2021

Motel 6 Santa Barbara, CA - Beach
Royal Copenhagen Inn
2.5 out of 5
1579 Mission drive, Solvang, CA
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The price is $139 per night from Aug 22 to Aug 22
Located in the heart of Solvang, this motel is within a 5-minute walk of Solvang Brewing Company, Wildling Museum, and Solvang Festival Theater. Hans Christian ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (1,122 reviews)
"I loved the location. We were right in the center of town. The room was very nice."

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2021

Royal Copenhagen Inn
Motel 6 Santa Barbara, CA - State Street
2 out of 5
3505 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $134 per night from Aug 16 to Aug 16
Located in North State, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Santa Barbara Golf Club and Upper State Street. Los Padres National Forest and Santa Barbara County ...
3.3/5 (888 reviews)
"It is the Motel 6, fine for sleeping. This one is well kept in a pleasant part of Santa Barbara within walking distance of neighborhood restaurants."

Reviewed on Jul 18, 2021

Motel 6 Santa Barbara, CA - State Street
Motel 6 Buellton, CA - Solvang Area
2 out of 5
333 McMurray Road, Buellton, CA
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The price is $75 per night from Aug 2 to Aug 2
Situated in the suburbs, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Mendenhall's Museum of Gasoline Pumps & Petroliana and OstrichLand USA. Mosby Winery and Hans Christian ...
3.6/5Good! (958 reviews)
"Reasonable weekday prices too expensive to stayweekends limited tv channels hotel could use an upgrade on plumbing ac in some rooms"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2021

Motel 6 Buellton, CA - Solvang Area
Svendsgaard's Danish Lodge Americas Best Value Inn
2 out of 5
1711 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA
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The price is $107 per night from Aug 22 to Aug 22
Situated in Solvang, this motel is steps from Hans Christian Andersen Museum and Old Mission Santa Ines. Solvang Festival Theater and Solvang Vintage Motorcycle ...
4.1/5Very Good! (973 reviews)
"I loved the convenient location to all shops and restaurants. There were no negatives to staying here."

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2021

Svendsgaard's Danish Lodge Americas Best Value Inn
Hamlet Inn
2 out of 5
1532 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA
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The price is $119 per night from Aug 2 to Aug 2
Situated in Solvang, this motel is steps from Solvang Brewing Company and Wildling Museum. Hans Christian Andersen Park and Solvang Festival Theater are also ...
4.2/5Very Good! (358 reviews)
"It was very well located."

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2021

Hamlet Inn
Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta
2 out of 5
6021 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA
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The price is $135 per night from Aug 22 to Aug 22
Situated near the airport, this motel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens and within 3 mi (5 km) of University of California-Santa ...
3.5/5Good! (966 reviews)
"It is located near my son and his family. The rooms are very small"

Reviewed on Jul 5, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta
Rose Garden Inn
1.5 out of 5
3643 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Located in North State, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Santa Barbara Golf Club and Upper State Street. Los Padres National Forest and Santa Barbara County ...
3.1/5 (588 reviews)
"The guy that checked us in was super friendly and helpful."

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2021

Rose Garden Inn
Ala Mar by the Sea
2 out of 5
102 West Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $321 per night from Aug 10 to Aug 10
Located in Santa Barbara Beach, this beachfront motel is in the entertainment district and within a 15-minute walk of Stearns Wharf and Leadbetter Beach. Presidio ...
2.9/5 (568 reviews)
"Location"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2021

Ala Mar by the Sea
The Inn at East Beach
2.5 out of 5
1029 Orilla Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $218 per night from Aug 9 to Aug 9
Located in East Beach, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of East Beach and Santa Barbara Zoo. Stearns Wharf and Santa Barbara Bowl are also within 3 mi (5 ...
3.9/5Good! (976 reviews)
"The room was very nice - bright, clean (except the floor, which I made the mistake of walking barefoot on), comfortable bed, decent shower (though hard to control temperature). Breakfast was small but sufficient. Staff were pleasant & helpful. Free parking not too difficult to find on the street. ..."

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2021

The Inn at East Beach
Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property
4 out of 5
421 South Milpas Street, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $389 per night from Aug 29 to Aug 29
Located in East Beach, this beach motel is within a 15-minute walk of Cabrillo Pavillion, Santa Barbara Zoo, and Chase Palm Park. Santa Barbara Museum of Natural ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (451 reviews)
"Great location and wonderful staff."

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2021

Blue Sands Inn, A Kirkwood Collection Property
Town and Country Inn
2.5 out of 5
2800 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $115 per night from Aug 29 to Aug 29
Located in North State, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Santa Barbara Symphony Orchestra and Upper State Street. Santa Barbara County Courthouse and Los ...
3.2/5 (571 reviews)
"Place was just fine."

Reviewed on Jul 12, 2021

Town and Country Inn
Oasis Inn & Suites
2 out of 5
3344 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $109 per night from Aug 29 to Aug 29
Located in San Roque, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Santa Barbara Golf Club and Upper State Street. Los Padres National Forest and Santa Barbara County ...
3.7/5Good! (809 reviews)
"A nice room with a very comfortable beds, efficient and quiet air conditioner, upgraded bathroom. Convenient location close to the tourist points of interest."

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2021

Oasis Inn & Suites
Sandpiper Lodge
2 out of 5
3525 State St, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $199 per night from Aug 1 to Aug 1
Located in North State, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Santa Barbara Golf Club and Upper State Street. Los Padres National Forest and Santa Barbara County ...
4/5Very Good! (968 reviews)
"Remember it is a Motor Lodge so rooms open to the parking lot. However it was very clean and except for the hot tub being repaired, every thing was great. Had a bottom back corner room with intermittent cell and internet access."

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2021

Sandpiper Lodge
Sunset Motel
2.5 out of 5
3504 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
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The price is $128 per night from Aug 22 to Aug 22
Located in San Roque, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Santa Barbara Golf Club and Upper State Street. Los Padres National Forest and Santa Barbara County ...
3.8/5Good! (681 reviews)
"Great service and seems family owned! Great area… seems safe and near some bars and restaurants … not too far from downtown! The place in general for the rooms could use a little bit of touching up and TLC …. But overall a nice stay. I’d give it a 3 out of 5 stars and a solid GOOD/ ok… but not “excellent”. ..."

Reviewed on Jul 11, 2021

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Best Western Plus South Coast Inn

Best Western Plus South Coast Inn

2.5 out of 5
5620 Calle Real, Goleta, CA
The price is $187 per night from Aug 16 to Aug 16
4.3/5Excellent! (971 reviews)
"Loved the garden and how green and manicured it was"

Reviewed on Jul 26, 2021

Best Western Plus South Coast Inn
Motel 6 Goleta, CA - Santa Barbara

Motel 6 Goleta, CA - Santa Barbara

2 out of 5
5897 Calle Real, Goleta, CA
The price is $109 per night from Aug 18 to Aug 18
3.2/5 (967 reviews)
"Very great customer service, pretty clean."

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2021

Motel 6 Goleta, CA - Santa Barbara
Kimpton Goodland, an IHG Hotel

Kimpton Goodland, an IHG Hotel

4 out of 5
5650 Calle Real, Goleta, CA
The price is $272 per night from Aug 11 to Aug 11
3.9/5Good! (950 reviews)
"I loved the retro modern beachy vibe! Pet friendly, lovely touches everywhere you look. Highly recommend the brunch! I will stay here again:)"

Reviewed on Jul 27, 2021

Kimpton Goodland, an IHG Hotel
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Goleta Motels for the Frugal Traveler

You can select from more than 14 hotels and other lodging choices in Goleta, though there are only 2 economical motels. When you pick one of these cheaper accommodations, there might not be abundant amenities like you'd find at a traditional hotel but you'll save more money for your trip.

Because you'll save on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in Goleta. Not-to-be-missed sights include Los Padres National Forest in Goleta, as well as Santa Barbara Natural History Museum and Mission Santa Barbara in the area.

Fun fact: Beginning in the early 1950s, customized neon signs often lit up the roadside motels, and today, examples of these can still be found along historic U.S. Route 66. At many motels, you'll often find a free parking spot and an outdoor pool.

Below are some of Expedia customers' best-rated Goleta motels to select from:

Motel 6 Santa Barbara - Goleta

  • Stay within a 10-minute drive of University of California-Santa Barbara and Los Padres National Forest.
  • Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Super 8 by Wyndham Santa Barbara/Goleta

  • An outdoor pool along with freebies like breakfast, WiFi, and parking are available during your stay.
  • It's located within a quick 5-minute drive of Goleta Beach.

Things to Do in Goleta

In this family-friendly area, enjoy its popular beaches and top-notch restaurants while you're sightseeing. Visitors like Goleta for its shops, cafés, and bars.

Here are favorite places in and around Goleta:

  • Los Padres National Forest
  • Santa Barbara Natural History Museum
  • Mission Santa Barbara

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Coal Oil Point Reserve
  • Goleta Butterfly Grove
  • El Capitan State Beach

You'll find these family-friendly attractions in the area:

  • Center for Urban Agriculture at Fairview Gardens
  • Santa Barbara Zoo

Goleta is also popular for its:

  • Sports
  • University life

Best Time to Visit Goleta

Determine the perfect time for your visit to Goleta by reviewing these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically August and September, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 66° F and nighttime temperatures average 40° F
  • April-June: 72° F is the daytime average and 46° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 75° F and nighttime averages are around 54° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 73° F during the day and 40° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 17.09 inches in a year

How to Get to Goleta and Around the Area

Goleta Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Santa Barbara, CA (SBA-Santa Barbara Municipal) Airport 0.9 mi (1.4 km)
Santa Ynez, CA (SQA) Airport 18.4 mi (29.6 km)
Goleta Station Train Station 0.9 mi (1.4 km)

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