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2.0 of 5 Motel   |   11466 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, Los Angeles, CA 91604 (Universal City Area)
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this hotel is so dirty nasty they don not clean/wash the sheets it smelled so bad shower was so dirty. the beds are so old and nasty you make one little move it and sounds like you moved the whole bed remote to tv does not work. their so called breakfast is nasty cookies that are expired. the ac is... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is not worth anything over $40! And it is no where near universal! There is no continental breakfast just Tampica Juice and dollar store cookies. Rooms are dirty and beds are really uncomfortable...

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I'll start off by saying I was glad we read the reviews first before we walked into our room. It gave us a sense of humor which would have been otherwise lacking. We had to stay here on New Years because everything else was full (our own fault). I felt the price of $200 was way too high considering the... More 

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Thousand Oaks, Ca
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Not such a good experience. Housekeeping was bad, they forgot to leave toilet paper and they also forgot the remote control for the TV, the toilet clogged, they had to transfer me to another room which had cockroaches.

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Reigate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

The place is a little worn around the edges, but the manager really tries to give people a comfortable stay whilst in LA and the price is really reasonable. Like others have said, it is very near Universal Studios and the Hollywood sign. Sure, some of the guests are undesirables and the bed is a little firm, but so what.... More 

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Nipomo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Perfect for a trip to Universal Studios, as it's directly across the street & has a tram to go there every 15 minutes! Pool was very nice, a little slippery when walking around, but very clean! The pool staff was amazing & hard working. Room was clean & comfortable :)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

I had a horrible experience. I didn't think I can stay there anymore than 10 minutes. No phone, free wifi, yea when it's available. No clock or iron. Beds were uncomfortable. Room smelled. Here's the good thing, if it's one night you may get through it if you're gone most of the day. It's 5-7 minutes away from Universal Studios,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Don't waste your money here! We needed a quick overnight to go to Universal Studios the following morning. We checked in very late in the evening and left early morning... believe me that was too long of a stay! It cost $125 plus tax & fees (a rip off).... That is a ridiculous price for what they delivered; extremely dated... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Nothing luxurious but was OK. Despite of the carpet which made me allergic (never had such problems with dust) and had to take medicine for that, the AC did work well and the bathrooms seemed clean. The beds were fine as the room service. Breakfast was a joke, some orange juice and candies (the mini kitchen was disgusting and dirt).... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The Bates Motel would have been a better choice. I knew there must be a problem when I went to check in at 4:15, and the note on the door said "Be back at 4:30". When we checked in, we were given Room #1, which would have been OK, except the toilet kept backing up. I guess the plunger outside... More 

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Address: 11466 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, Los Angeles, CA 91604
Location: United States > California > Los Angeles > Universal City Area
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — El Patio Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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