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Alamo Motel

425 Bell Street, Los Alamos, CA
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Massachusetts USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

...by the Shelter Social Club because this place is fantastic, provided you like rustic minimalist decor and quirky 'off the beaten track' locations. I found the Alamo motel searching travel sites for a place to stay on my own for one night after a fun visit with a friend in the nearby ' Danish capital of America', Solvang. The description... More 

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los angeles, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Loved our stay at The Alamo Motel. Rooms are fully remodeled with a great rustic-minimalist vibe. Beds were very comfortable. Pet friendly. Communal fire pit area and great wine tasting room. I would 100% recommend staying here instead of over priced hotels in Solvang or Los Olivos. Holiday warning - if you're traveling to SYV during Christmas - EVERYTHING is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

What a fun town to visit, highly recommend it. If you do visit, there are VERY few places to stay (4 in total) and this was a great value. Not sure if the rates will go up over time but in a town of a just a few blocks, you're walking distance to everything - great restaurants and wine tasting... More 

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Oceano, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

If it wasn't for the Wine Tasting Room located on the hotel premises our stay would have been miserable. No in room coffee or even in the office. We were offered as soon as we checked in to upgrade to a renovated room, but we declined. We got the room dirt cheap, but it still overpriced for the condition of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

Los Alamos is one of my favorite detours off of Hwy 101.I like to say "it's a one horse town and I've seen the horse". The Alamo is well situated to enjoy it. I stayed in one of the refurbished rooms---about two thirds of the rooms are finished. The rooms are spare with a plywood table and the type of... More 

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Morrison, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

Avoid at all costs. Not worth the effort. Stayed in better places in third world countries. This place was mentioned in Food & Wine magazine, so we thought we would try it. Can't begin to describe the room- probably has not seen a renovation in 40 years. The drapes are worn and full of holes, the kitchen was dirty and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

I made a reservation through Expedia. I'd read an article saying that all the rooms had been refurbished, so I thought I was OK. A day before our stay I looked at the Alamo's web site, which advised that one needs to call the motel to get a refurbished room. I tried calling them over the course of 4 hours... More 

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Torrance, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

We stayed here for two nights while we were having our house tented. We live in LA so just wanted a quick easy getaway and that is exactly what we got! This place is definitely not for everyone but we loved it, and for $89, it was a steal! I'd rather spend money on food and on Bell Street you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

We got here at 10pm on our way south from Monteray. Got the upgraded room which was very basic but COOL (someone added photos of this room, no.17). The room is small, but perfect for short stay. The shower was fun with hot water (no matter what hour), and good towels. The toilet was dirty or looked "unfinished" with the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

It's unfair to rate this property in its current state. The relatively new owners are set to renovate but I'm not sure when. We stayed just one night and got the room that's most likely in the worst shape - stained carpets, faucet links heavily/loudly, etc. The beds were just OK. It was pretty quiet most of the night until... More 

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