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The Varden Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   335 Pacific Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90802
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Ranked #1 of 58 hotels in Long Beach
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On recent trip to Long beach, stayed at the Varden Hotel, great location, close to restaurants and bars. My room was very comfortable and clean perfect for my needs, the most amazing part of my stay were the staff, every singe member os staff were so helpful they could not do enough to help. If you are staying in Long... More

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Palm Desert, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have been to the Varden before and knew we would return. A year later we were met by the Owner Larry who remembered our names and why we visit. We are avid soccer fans and the hotel is a close drive to the stadium. It is also close to restaurants, a perfect nap and shower before the game, wine... More

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Newtownards, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed here one night in June before boarding cruise ship from Long Beach. Had horrific time with delayed flights, lost bags etc but hotel staff were great. Very helpful and supplied toothbrushes and deodorant. Rooms were good, bed was very comfortable. Good selection in the buffet breakfast and great coffee. What more could you want?

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Vilnius, Lithuania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff are extremely helpfut, friendly and accomodating, it is really the best asset of this hotel! They also have lovely wine & snacks bar in the afternoons, while free bottled water, coffee, tea and fruits are available 24/7. I also like the decor of the rooms, it is very modern and very nice (although the rooms are a bit... More

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at The Varden and found the hotel to be very convenient to the downtown shops and restaurants. The owner Larry and his staff were very helpful and friendly. The service provided was fabulous. The breakfast and evening snacks provided was very good and gave us a chance to mingle with other quests. Will definitely stay here again. The... More

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Sarasota, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

When possible we like to stay at hotels that aren't part of chain but at the same time, have good reviews. We were extremely pleased with our experience at The Varden. It is a beautifully restored hotel within walking distance of many downtown restaurants and attractions. The staff was extremely hospitable and eager to assist. The room was clean, bright,... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Whenever I come to Long Beach, I stay at this lovely and welcoming boutique hotel. The owners / managers are wonderful and always take the time to know their guests and make us feel comfortable. Always clean, simple and quiet. A wonderful getaway and secret find that I highly recommend! Catherine

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Franklin, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I slept better in the bed at the Varden than any other hotel I have ever stayed in, hands down! The entire staff was so attentive and helped me with train schedules to get to my next destination. I really enjoyed the wine & cheese reception at the end of a long day. And the continental breakfast the next morning... More

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I truly enjoyed my stay at The Varden. The staff was very welcoming and genuinely wanted to make sure I had a satisfying experience at their hotel. I must say it is the best customer service I have had at a hotel. The hotel is distinguished and cozy, and I loved the daily, complimentary snacks provided! I plan to stay... More

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Address: 335 Pacific Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90802
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Location: United States > California > Long Beach
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Varden Hotel 3*
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Long Beach #2 Romantic Hotel in Long Beach #3 Best Value Hotel in Long Beach #5 Family Hotel in Long Beach
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The Varden is downtown Long Beach's first European style boutique hotel. After an extensive renovation , The Varden's unique design evokes the casual elegance of an upscale, boutique hotel incorporating the blend of historic and contemporary details with all the modern conveniences anticipated by today's traveler, blending style and afordabilty. ... more   less 
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