Holiday Inn Express Carpinteria
Holiday Inn Express Carpinteria

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Holiday Inn Express Carpinteria

Current & Upcoming Events

New Years Eve!
Enjoy a night away! It's not too early to book your room. Early birds get the widest choice of room types!
Solvang's Julefest
Weekends, December 1-22, 2018 - Visit one of the "most Christamassy Towns" in America as season is celebrated on the weekends. Carpinteria's about an hour from Solvang, but can easily serve as your home base for exploring all the Christmas season has to offer in Santa Barbara, Carpinteria, and Ventura! Sleep at our place, but explore the possibilities and take in the local events!
Downtown Holiday Parade - Santa Barbara
December 7, 2018. "Santa Barbara Shines" will be the theme of this year's 66th Anniversary parade. 6:30 p.m. See for details on the event. Make it a weekend and escape the Holiday rush...stay with us!
Need an "Extra Bedroom" for the Holidays?
They're coming!! It's not too early to plan ahead for your guests' "home away from home!" Are your out of town visitors making your Carpinteria home feel cramped? Not enough Beds? Traffic jam at the bathroom? We have "Extra Bedrooms" available (each with their own private bathroom!!) Let your holiday guests stay with us and we'll even offer them a free breakfast to start their day each morning! 1-805-566-9499
Did You Book Directly With Us?
Book directly with us or on We offer price parity across sites AND when you book direct, you're more likely to qualify to earn IHG Rewards points AND you get more liberal cancellation terms AND for most rate plans, you don't have to pay until you arrive. You don't need the middle man! Book direct and save!
Free Hot Breakfast:
Hotel guests enjoy our Express Start hot Breakfast Bar which includes eggs, breakfast meat, oatmeal, cinnamon rolls, toast, cereal, yogurt, and pancakes. Also, coffee, juices, and tea.
Carpinteria Holiday Spirit Parade
Dec 8, 2018 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. at Linden and Carpinteria Avenue. Children and Pets are welcome to join the Chamber in the parade. RSVP to
Hospice Tree Lighting
Dec 8, 2018 - 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. at the Seal Fountain (on Linden Avenue, in front of Smart and Final).
Dec 21-Jan 2: No, we're not expecting Chevy Chase and his family, but maybe your family would enjoy a get-away this holiday season! Book early for best room selection during this busy holiday season!

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Welcome to Holiday Inn Express & Suites-Carpinteria!

Located just blocks from Carpinteria State Beach and downtown Carpinteria, our hotel is also convenient to specialty shops, restaurants, and nearby Santa Barbara. We are centrally located with easy access to Santa Barbara, UCSB, Ventura, and the Santa Barbara Wine Country.

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Holiday Inn Express Carpinteria
 Holiday Inn Express Carpinteria
 Holiday Inn Express Carpinteria

This 108 room, two story hotel offers a variety of room types to satisfy nearly every need. The hotel offers large oversized studio suite type rooms with one or two beds and most with a sleeper sofa in a separate sitting area. A limited number of Suite rooms featuring wet bars are available with either a king bed or two queen beds. All our guest rooms offer microwave ovens and refrigerators. Accessible guest rooms are available with either standard tubs with hand rails, or roll-in showers. All our Accessible Rooms are equipped with flashing light & audible door bells for hearing impaired guests. We also offer standard guest rooms for hearing impaired guests featuring the flashing light/audible doorbells and standard baths. more...

Year around heated outdoor pool and spa, open 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Both our Pool and Spa offer ADA Pool Lifts making BOTH accessible! (Inquire at the hotel front desk regarding powering the lifts) Our Fitness center: Free to Guests, features a treadmill, recumbent bike, elliptical machine, strength training multi-station, medicine balls, and dumbbell weights and workout bench. (Due to the proximity to guest rooms, we ask guests to try to work out quietly in consideration of the Fitness Center neighbors!). Guests are invited to enjoy our complimentary Express Start hot breakfast bar between more...

The Holiday Inn Express & Suites in Carpinteria offers quartz counter tops in all rooms. Most of our rooms are oversized and feature sleeper sofas. Two wheelchair accessible rooms have beautiful roll-in showers. All our rooms offer a refrigerator and microwave ovens. Select Suites offer wet bar areas with a refrigerator and microwave oven and overhead cabinets. We also offer 5 accessible rooms with standard bathtubs, but with extra hand rails, shower seats, and adjustable height shower heads. We also offer hearing impaired accommodations in a total of twelve guest rooms (including the seven accessible rooms above) that are equipped with visual smoke alarms and door bells. more...

Holiday Inn Express Carpinteria
 Holiday Inn Express Carpinteria
 Holiday Inn Express Carpinteria