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BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel

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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Maricopa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is in a perfect location. Easy to get and out of which is a huge plus in CA traffic. The price was right , the hotel was clean / updated and the staff was nice & friendly. Would stay there again without hesitation!

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Arlington, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel itself is in good repair. There was a $10 parking fee, Customer service is top notch, but our room 328, had a terrible smell. There was even an airwick air freshener plugged in, which I'm not a fan of. We unplugged it to make sure that wasn't the smell but it was soon evident it was there to... More 

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Peter C, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Marina Shores Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Katie! Thank you for the review and I'm sorry about the smell you experienced in your room. You may have noticed the restaurant next door to us. On RARE occasions, when the breeze from the ocean blows north instead of east, directly in from the harbor as it usually does, we will get the air from the kitchen exhaust... More 

Orlando, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Dana Point because we wanted a stop between San Diego and LA. We really liked this hotel. We were immediately greeted kindly and were offered maps and given an overview of the area. The hotel is a short walk from the marina with a lot of shops and restaurants and is also a short walk from a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I got this hotel on hotwire and didn't know what to expect. We were pleasantly surprised when we checked in and the staff was so helpful. They recommended several restaurants and told us how to get to the beach and how to get to the harbor. I was especially impressed with Leslie LaBerge she went above and beyond to make... More 

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St.Louis, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Great hotel for family of all ages.Breakfast included is awesome. The Pull out bed was just as comfortable as the beds in the room. Close to the beach, marina and restaurants. Walking distance to all.

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Liberty Twp
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The staff was very polite. Very clean room with updated décor. Good breakfast. Extremely grateful this hotel had coin laundry on the premises. Only minor disappointment was we were told at check in that we had a harbor view but all we could see was McDonalds and other buildings out our window.

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Aptos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Very nice hotel, location excellent - walking distance to park and beach. Changed our res. from Torrance to Dana Point to see a concert in San Juan Capistrano and saved $30 despite $10 parking fee, which is fair due to location. Got the quiet room we requested and were pleasantly surprised to find a hot tub in the room (desk... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

Good facility with better than average rooms. Location on Pacific Coast highway good but ask for a room away from the highway. Although hotel has a non smoking policy we could smell cigarette smoke in the public areas.

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elk grove, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

The stay was okay for the short amount of time we were in town. I would consider staying again. It was a bit crowded waiting for the elevator with the cleaning staff coming in and out also with their cleaning carts. I am not able to take steps since I am in a wheelchair which made some waits rather long.

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Nice Rooms, Great Staff, Very nice breakfast..... We had a slab leak and needed to move out for 3 nights... Found this jewel close to home and all the amenities... Rooms were nicely appointed... Extremely good value for the quality received.. Thank You!!

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