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El Patio Inn

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
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Thousand Oaks, Ca
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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62 reviews 62 reviews
18 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
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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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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126 reviews 126 reviews
16 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
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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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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Fresno, Ca
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
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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Austin, Texas
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Charming exterior, dangerous room, management doesn't care. Manager barley spoke English. Bed crammed into a corner, so if there are 2 in the bed, expect problems escaping. Also expect bottom sheet to come off with the pad and you will wrestle an octopus all night on a smarmy mattress. The shower door did not keep the water inside the mold... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

I enjoyed my stay. The place was not luxurious, but for a semi late booking and for the price, it was money well spent. People need to get off their high horses. Location was perfect. Every thing worked great; AC/Heater, hot water, fridge, etc. The towels are very thin however, but there is a Marshalls in walking distance. my girlfriend... More 

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Holywood, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013 via mobile

OMG. I don't know where to start. What a terrible service and smelly rooms. We were going out of town so my husband booked the reservation. When we got there within 1minute of being inside the room I almost passed. The room smelled, carped was dirty, bed looked nasty, UGH. So within few minutes I approached the front desk manager... 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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