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Dunes Inn - Wilshire

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   4300 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90010
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Ranked #206 of 322 hotels in Los Angeles
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When we walked in our room, we noticed black stains on our walls, the TV wouldn't turn on, and the lamps wouldn't either. Also the carpet looked very dirty. The closet doesn't even have a door to close it. It looks like someone ripped it out. We decided it wasn't worth our money, and we left the room, but the... More

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Sparks, Nevada
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I had made reservations for a 2 night stay. The pictures for the hotel make this place look like a 4 star. I checked in which by the way took a very long time. When I opened the door and looked at the carpet I literally could not believe my eyes. filthy black stains all over that way nicely vacuumed... More

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dunesinn, Reservations at Dunes Inn - Wilshire, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear about your experience at Dunes Inn - Wilshire. The wi-fi during a few days was down which was a result of an elaborate hardware failure. It took a few days to get the parts, re-program, in which we found an alternate solution to get it back up in the mean time. Unfortunately perhaps you've already... More

London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

I have been visiting this motel for the past 20 years and if you want something basic that's close to the attractions in LA then this place is ideal. The rooms are very clean and the beds are comforatble. A recent refurbishment has made this place even better. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful and provide all information you... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Good localization. Rooms for four people, clean, good beds and shower. Unfortunately they dont have breakfast but there is places to have it near to the hotel. Wifi service and cool swimming pool. Good choice to stay in Los Angeles. Good trip.

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Josh P, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Wilshire, responded to this review

We're glad you enjoyed your stay here at Dunes Inn, as well as your visit to Los Angeles. Come back and see us again! More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Very helpfull staff.. they were pleased to assist me when I was late and locked the door when the key was inside. Metro bus stop is near the hotel. B 720 goes to Santa Monica and B 20 goes to Down town. Since traveling in LA has improved with the introduction of tap card in metro buses this hotel is... More

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Josh P, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Wilshire, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, we look forward to seeing you again on your next trip to L.A. More

Culver City, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

It took us over 2 hours to get checked in. One hour waiting for the gentleman at the desk to help the guests before us, and at least an hour for us. He was very rude; the two times he stopped helping the people in front of him to answer the phone, he was very aggressive to the person on... More

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Josh P, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Wilshire, responded to this review

Hi, We are sorry to hear that you are not satisfied with your experience. We always try to ensure the fastest and easiest check-in for our guests. Above all else, providing excellent customer service is our main goal and it is unfortunate you were not treated with the respect you deserve. Given the opportunity, we would like to make things... More

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

We need to clean room before doing anything.Removed comforter because it was dirty.Free wifi breakfast across the road.Hotel was close the area we needed.Won't stay there again it needed to be updated.We got the wrong room but to tired to switch our room.Quality inn was better price than Dunn.

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Josh P, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Wilshire, responded to this review

Dear Janine W, I cannot apologize enough that you had such a negative experience at our hotel. Nonetheless, I would like to thank you for your candid review and for highlighting the deficiencies you encountered as they can only help us to improve. I sincerely hope that during your next visit to Los Angeles you will give us the opportunity... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We needed a hotel for a night, so we stayed here at the Dunes Inn. We booked online and were able to get our room, but a lot of other people did not get rooms. We waited for about 30 minutes before we could get checked in. The front desk man spent most of the time on the phone yelling... More

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Josh P, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Wilshire, responded to this review

Dear Lngo05, Thank you for staying with us during your visit to Los Angeles, however we are very sorry for the slow check-in time you experienced. We always strive to make check-ins fast and easy for our guests. Sometimes the evening rush can complicate this. We understand that it is the small things that turn an ordinary experience into an... More

Sacramento, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

I only needed a room for one night. It was reasonably priced, conveniently located and I had good customer service, which is why I rated it Very Good instead of Average. I left an item in the room and they were very accommodating about arrangements to get it back to me. The décor is vintage late eighties. The bed is... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Had to work at another Beverly Hills property the following morning so booked the DI about 5 miles away on Wilshire. Arrived around 10:30 p.m. and checked in by very nice gentlemen who had my key ready. Easy check-in and then parked in a spot just seconds away from check-in. Booked on line the day before with hotels.com Room average... More

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Address: 4300 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90010
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Location: United States > California > Los Angeles
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Dunes Inn - Wilshire 2*
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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At our property on Wilshire Boulevard, you can experience the highlights of Los Angeles from our central location just miles away from the famous Rodeo Drive, Beverly Center, Miracle Mile and Hollywood. You can choose from 63 rooms with a single bed, double beds or home-style rooms with two beds, a bar and kitchenette. Each room comes with a satellite television, mini-refrigerator, ice box, air conditioning/heating and hairdryer to meet your needs. All rooms are non-smoking for your safety, and valid ID and credit card is required upon checking in, even if the reservation is prepaid.At the Dunes Inn Wilshire, guests can enjoy free wireless internet, covered parking, an ice machine, vending machine, laundry facilities on-site and much more. You can dip your tired feet in our pool after a long day exploring Los Angeles, or simply lounge in the deck area. There are microwaves on the pool deck so you can enjoy a quick meal while relaxing. You can also dine at the Dreams Café & Lounge, on-site restaurant to our sister hotel, Dunes Inn Sunset. We suggest taking a walk through the beautiful Hancock Park neighborhood to Larchmont Village for great dining and shopping options closeby. Our location is close to The Farmer’s Market, The Grove, Museum Row on Miracle Mile, Melrose Avenue, the Beverly Center, Beverly Hills and Hollywood Boulevard. You can also take the Metro to nearby Universal Studios, downtown Los Angeles, Santa Monica and many other popular locations in Los Angeles. Dunes Inn Wilshire is 15 miles from the LAX Airport and 10 miles from the Bob Hope/Burbank Airport.The staff at Dunes Inn Wilshire works hard to ensure excellent customer service for all our guests. We are available 24 hours a day to answer any questions, book tours and some shows, along with shuttle service (with a surcharge) to airports or any destination you need. Book a room with us today! ... more   less 
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