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The 1880 Union Hotel

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362 Bell Street, P.O Box 676, Los Alamos, CA 93440
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The 1880 Union Hotel
Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Los Alamos
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newport Coast, CA
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We booked our one night stay last minute, traveling with two small dogs. We'd driven through Los Alamos a couple of months before, after hearing that it's being "revitalized" and that it had some interest by Kurt Russel and some other celebs. Honestly, it didn't strike our fancy at that time...just a wide place in the road. But from the... More

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Valley Village
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53 reviews 53 reviews
6 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed an overnight stay and we will be back! This place is really cool. The old west meets bohemian style - - creaky stairs, great reading room upstairs as well with old leather reading chairs and bookcases full of old reads and games. Outside there is a garden area with horse shoes and a giant chessboard. There are 2... More

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Oceanside, California
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274 reviews 274 reviews
26 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It had to have been a brothel! I know they say it was a Wells Fargo but I am sure it was a brothel at some point. When I saw pictures of this hotel online I knew I had to stay here. We stayed for one night and were very happy with our stay. You really feel like you stepped... More

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Los Angeles, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

These people did a great job with preserving the circa 1915 feel of this place. And it is just fun. The food is great. The wine saloon next door is great. The grounds are great. Live music on weekends. Los Alamos is a tiny town in the middle of wine country. The 1880 Union hotel is a lovely place to... More

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Lexington, Kentucky
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Born and raised in the Santa Ynez Valley, my family and friends outdid themselves by hosting an intimate and beautiful Sunday brunch for a surprise birthday party in the garden of this Historic Hotel. They made my 30th Birthday celebration one to remember - and made possible because of the staff. The 1880 Union Hotel is a a true gem... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This is like walking into a past time - loved it! Lots of history to this place and you go up a creaking old staircase to the original rooms which are full of antique furniture. Not all rooms have bathrooms. Can't wait to try the suites - they were full. Delicious breakfast interrupted by a visit from a baby possum.... More

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Santa Ynez, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We stopped by this hotel just to see what it looked like on the inside - and it's gorgeous! Very Victorian with amazing Victorian artifacts and décor. I asked the lady at the desk if she would have time to show us a room and she happily took us on a tour of the whole place and showed us about... More

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Seattle, Washington
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

A colleague told us about this place, and we were delighted to stay here - we likely would have never known about it. We loved the historic element and were content with the rustic, yet comfortable Governor's suite we booked on line. We stayed on a slow Monday night ..the authentic saloon was open and other than ourselves, there were... More

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Santa Monica, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

When you first arrive you feel as though you should be tying up your horse and then busting through the saloon doors. It's a unique experience and one that I highly recommend. If your looking for an authentic and truly unique experience in a rustic hotel built well over a 100 years ago that offers the sounds and sights one... More

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Chico, CA
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78 reviews 78 reviews
17 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We have only eaten here and hung out in the evenings after eating at Flatbread across the way. They do live music Fri and Sat nights and have a super cute saloon with shuffle board and billiards. They also have a cute garden patio with large size chess set. Staff is always great!

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Address: 362 Bell Street, P.O Box 676, Los Alamos, CA 93440
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Location: United States > California > Los Alamos
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