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The Raymond Hotel

117 S Raymond Ave, Alhambra, CA 91801
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Ranked #3 of 5 hotels in Alhambra
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2009
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

The place has been shut down for a while since the fire caused major damage. The hotel is across the street from Alhambra Hospital. From the look of things I don't think its ever going to reopen. There are many restaurants walking distance from the hotel, the property is located a half block away from Main Street.

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Redwood City
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2009

After being laid off, I moved into the Raymond Hotel for four weeks. The manager, Bruce and his dedicated housekeeper Terri make sure that every guest has a clean room, towels, sheets and accommodate every reasonable request. Each room has private refridgerators and sinks as well as flat screen TVs with free cable services and wireless internet. In addition, guests... More

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Los Angeles
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2009

Great little boutique hotel in Alhambra which is a much better place to stay than downtown or even WEHO! Bruce the manager was amazingly friendly, accommodating & helpful. The hotel as a whole is very unique & the furniture is brand new. A personal touch with the mini fridge & extremely clean and organized. Exterminators arrive weekly on Thursdays and... More

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Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2009

I am in the process of moving to LA and have been house sitting while I search for a home. However, during a week for which I had no house sitting gig, I booked a room at the Raymond. I ended up staying for over a week, returned a few weeks later when I had another hole in my house... More

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Long Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2009

I truly enjoyed my stay at the Raymond Hotel. It was a midway station between the home i have now and the RAT TRAP that i lived in before that. Desperate, Lonely, NOT WELL, the Raymond provided me with rest, privacy and i forged friendships that i believe will last forever. Cudos to Bruce the new manager who kept it... More

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Pasadena,CA
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2009

Free pastries, Free Bleach Free Soap to wash your clothes, IN premises Laundry, And My personal Favorite Free WIFI I love to connect my nintendo Wii and my PS3 to my Laptop and play with people from all over the world as well as on Mario kart And Zelda on my DS since I cannot live with out playing video... More

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Alhambra
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2009

I have stayed at TheRaymond Hotel at differant times. Bruce took great care of us; room was clean, and anything I needed was provided. I will book again, and refer my friends.

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Birmingham, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2009

At first I was sceptical because of the low price. The rooms are a good size and were clean. Housekeeping does a good job everyday, the atmosphere is relaxed and friendly. Unexpectedly pleasant.

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los angeles
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2009

This hotel, unfortunately, has bed bugs as of April 2009. If not for that, it would otherwise have been a fine experience. If they are able to fix the problem, I would recommend them. But the one-star review is for the weeks of bites following our stay and the anxiety of having possibly brought them home.

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bamcc37, Manager at The Raymond Hotel, responded to this review

This is in response to the bed bug posting,let me assure you that we have never experienced a problem with bed bugs,roach's or any other Insect of any type. I personally invited the Los Angeles County Health Inspector to come here and Inspect the property which he did,quite extensively.The inspector found no evidance of bed bugs as stated on his... More

Dallas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2009

I have to admit that I was a little frightened before arriving at this place based on nothing more than my prejudice over how cheap it was. I was pleasantly surprised by how clean and quiet it was. It is definitely not a Radisson but for the price, it is an extremely good value. It is located on a quiet... More

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Additional Information about The Raymond Hotel

Also Known As:
Raymond Hotel Alhambra
Address: 117 S Raymond Ave, Alhambra, CA 91801
Location: United States > California > Alhambra
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free Parking Wheelchair access
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Ranked #3 of 5 hotels in Alhambra
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