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Don's Turf Motel-Los Alamitos

4732 Katella Avenue, Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Don's Turf Motel-Los Alamitos
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Chino, California
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came for horse races & didn't want to drive home. Holiday weekend...Very surprised, clean and nice a lot nicer than the big chain hotels. comfortable beds real good for the price won't be disappointed me and my wife will stay here again.

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Los Alamitos, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My family and I stayed here for a whole week (week of July 4th) and found it delightful! We've stayed at Don's Turf Motel before, but we were amazed at their rooms! They have been upgraded since our previous stay a couple of years ago. We had to be out of our home while work was being done and this... More 

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MURRIETA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

After reading other reviews, I decided to give this place a try. I'm glad I did. It ain't fancy! But, it is clean, quiet and inexpensive. Since I work in the area but live out of the area, I needed a clean, quiet and economical place to stay 3 or 4 nights a week. This place works out ok. No... More 

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Vancouver, WA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at Don's Turf on 8/23 & 8/24. We were visiting Los Al (from Washington State) for the horserace meet and to celebrate my father's 75th birthday. We used to stay at Don's Turf when I was growing up (in the 1970s and 1980s), but in the late-80's it felt into disrepair. We hadn't stayed since, but decided to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

Very clean, low cost, extremely quiet, and friendly staff. Good place for sleeping and resting. A no frills small motel. The pool is very clean and sparkling clear. About 1-2 miles down the road is restaurants and shopping places and grocery stores.

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

This hotel had lots of good reviews, the price was right and was near where we needed to be so we decided to give it a try. This in not a fancy resort hotel obviously but what it is a great value in a good sized, super clean and quiet room. Perfect if you have other things to do and... More 

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California City, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

If you want a great inexpensive place to stay anywhere near Los Alamitos...this is it!! We were looking for something near the Race Track (only 1/2 mile away) We chose this motel because of the reviews on Trip Advisor. Frankly if we had driven by, we probably wouldn't have stopped because the outside is pretty boring considering the really nice... More 

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Baton Rouge
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I needed a clean, inexpensive place to lay our heads for a couple of days while we were in town for our nephew's graduation in Anaheim. I read all the good reviews here and we were definitely not disappointed. Great location, friendly front desk staff, and spotless rooms, all at an incredible price. Truly a unique place... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

This Motel is now filed under "My Secret" I was in town for a couple of days and did not want to throw a bunch of money on a "Chain" hotel, considered an area Motel 6 but found Don' Turf Motel. I really did not know what to expect but the price was right and I really just wanted to... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

I've now stayed at the Turf twice. For around fifty bucks, you get a clean bed, hot shower, pool access and free parking, TV and some rooms have microwaves and/or fridges. Just ask! My partner left his phone in the room when we left town--and a week later, we phoned the front desk and they saved his phone for us.... More 

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