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13432 Washington Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90291
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Ranked #183 of 327 Hotels in Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Stayed here because everything closer to Venice Beach was 3- 4 times more money and or booked up. Big mistake. VERY VERY VERY dirty. I mentioned this to the owners when we left and told them in the politest way possible and they got angry. Argued that it was very clean. Yikes

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Tahiti, French Polynesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We spent one night in this motel, without any reservation, they luckily still had availability when we arrive at 9pm The motel is really clean, the bathroom is amazing, with full light, and the room is fully equipped with a huge TV, plenty of channels, a fridge, a kitchenette.. and what a bed! We slept like babies, this bed is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013 via mobile

This motel is fine for a night or two in the area. Reception staff very friendly, lots of nice touches such as bottle of water in fridge, tube of toothpaste etc. Probably wouldn't have stayed there if we were going by appearance but its a good value for money option in a reasonable location

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

We stayed here for 4 nights! Quick check-inn, across Starbucks, Costco, In-N-Out Burger, free and quickly wi-fi. There's a bus stop at the street, $1,- bus to Venice beach, which takes 10 minutes! Next time I would choose this motel again... Only Porn comes on immediately when you put the TV on!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

After discovering porn on every channel I requested and was, supposedly, granted a refund in the amount of $102.60. I immediately booked a room at the Ramada Inn down the road at a cheaper price. Recently, I checked my credit card statement and noticed that the refund never went through and that, essentially, I was issued a fake refund. The... More 

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New York, NY
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

This place is very affordable and in a decent location, with free parking, free WiFi, and a Starbucks, Costco, In-N-Out Burger within easy walking distance. The beach is a short drive (or a long walk) from here. Room is pretty clean, but not attractive. There's a nice big Vizio HDTV which we didn't use, but the WiFi worked well, so... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

We had read about the porn problem this motel has and thought it was a bit of a joke. Then we arrived. We put on the TV and it goes straight to a porn channel. We then saw that there are instructions on how to use the TV beside the bed. IF YOU FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS you do not get... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2012

This motel was in a really great location, close to the beach/starbucks/costco/everything else you could need. Room was very clean and the a/c worked well. The staff were super friendly, they saw that we were going to the beach and offered us complimentary beach towels to use. Would highly recommend this place to anyone looking to stay close to the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

very small , a bit funky clean older style motel, price was fair, friendly staff. ,minutes from Venice pier to the ocean.. ,

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Address: 13432 Washington Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90291
Location: United States > California > Los Angeles
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Ranked #183 of 327 Hotels in Los Angeles
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Number of rooms: 20
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