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Santa Anita Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   130 W Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91007
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014
Dan A Mesa, United States
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Mesa, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We had an extended stay here while a family member was in Methodist Hospital down the street. The staff was very accommodating and gave us total flexibility with our ever changing arrival and departure dates over a four week period. The grounds themselves are like a park with beautiful gardens, a large pool, and a hot tub. The hot breakfast... More

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Arcadia, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

The first time i stayed here a few years ago it was great. the price was decent i think i paid no more than 60 but then after my last stay which was not that long ago the price went up and im not sure if it was a management change or what but i just felt like when the... More

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Orange Park, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

I have stayed at the Santa Anita Inn twice, both times for Breeders' Cup. Santa Anita race track is directly across the street, so the location can't be beat. That is the only thing the hotel has going for it. The rooms are horribly outdated and border on filthy. I was afraid to walk on the carpet and wore slippers... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Superb location rooms large and clean, but very dated. Its a shame because the gardens, pool area and reception are very pleasant and well kept.The complimentary breakfast is adequate .And as they say, you get what you pay for, overall good value and I would stay there again.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

My husband and I lucked into staying at this hotel which is within walking distance of Santa Anita Park. Had we known how close we wouldn't have bought parking passes for the race track! The hotel has several buildings of rooms. Only a few restaurants within walking distance but if you are healthy, this should be no problem. Nice separate... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Location is right near Santa Anita Race Track. Have stayed here off and on for 34 years, but this was our last stay. I do believe the lampshades, wallpaper, etc. are still the same, and now looking pretty shabby. The landscaped large inner courtyard is nice, but the only chairs to sit and enjoy it were inside the pool area,... More

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Phelan, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

The Santa Anita Inn is a place where you have it all a little old nostalgia and new. The place has been around a long time which it bears out with the wonderfully tended gardens and grassy areas. It is perfect for a wedding or business meeting. My room wasn't ready so they upgraded me to a suite. Wow! Bedroom,... More

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Changzhou, China
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Beautiful grounds located across the street from Santa Anita Park. Unfortunately it has seen better days. The rooms were a little tired. I had phoned in advance to make sure they had internet. I was assured they did. I arrived and was given the internet code and password. The desk brochure said there was a $7.95 charge. I assumed it... More

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Fort Meade, Maryland
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

Furniture in room( desks -end tables) were stained with round white circles (from cups)--bathroom needs a complete remodel--old fixtures old sink etc.,--hot water is at a set temp cannot be adjusted --there is a toggle switch on the wall next to the thermostat with no instructions --had to ask at the office "what is it for" found out that up... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2012

My wife and I really like this place. The rooms are big and clean (though a bit worn). Each room has a deck or balcony overlooking green, leafy grounds. We come back here on business several times a year. The desk staff is very nice. The ONLY bad experience we had was once (out of a dozen stays) when a... More

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Address: 130 W Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91007
Location: United States > California > Arcadia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Santa Anita Inn 2*
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