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5746 Sepulveda Blvd, Van Nuys, Los Angeles, CA 91411 (South San Fernando Valley)
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Ranked #218 of 324 Hotels in Los Angeles
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Sunnyvale, CA
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11 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I booked the suites across the street which is a refurbished old motel. You check in at the casino. When I checked in the clerk noted I wanted 2 beds. The rooms at the suites all have 1 bed so she checked me into the casino, a wonderful upgrade at no additional charge. The room was quiet and comfortable. The... More

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12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2011

We picked El Cortez Motel because it looked attractive from the street as we were driving by. It had cute tiled roofs and we peeked in a room to find walls painted in earth colors and an arched doorway leading to a separate couched area. The owner said he had a non-smoking room with free Wi-Fi for a good price.... More

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Address: 5746 Sepulveda Blvd, Van Nuys, Los Angeles, CA 91411
Location: United States > California > Los Angeles > South San Fernando Valley
Casino and Gambling Restaurant
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Ranked #218 of 324 Hotels in Los Angeles

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