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Venice Beach Suites & Hotel

2.0 of 5 1305 Ocean Front Walk, Los Angeles, CA 90291
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Coxsackie, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to say, I was a bit hesitant to stay right on the boardwalk on Venice Beach,because of the hub bub and things you hear about the homeless... but it was a perfect stay and we had a lot of fun. My husband and I stayed for 2 nights before going on a cruise out of Long Beach with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The property is located right on the beach,so expect noise at night from people coming out of the bars. The room itself is clean & tidy if a little small. I perhaps would not stay right on the beach next time I visit Venice beach.

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Matt M, Manager at Venice Beach Suites & Hotel, responded to this review

Very important points here regarding our location... If you want a peaceful & quiet place to stay when you visit L.A., our hotel might not be the best fit; the Boardwalk environment with its lively store-fronts and performers can be boisterous to say the least, especially on summer weekends. However, if you want unparalleled access to the Boardwalk and beach,... More 

Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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96 reviews 96 reviews
20 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I found this wonderful little place on the internet ,many hours/miles away in new zealand,there are a few room/ view options available with different prices,we actually chose the cheapest option as we figured we would only be sleeping in the room and out so much.the room was great,we said we felt like students in a cool new... More 

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Matt M, Manager at Venice Beach Suites & Hotel, responded to this review

I'm going to print this out and share it with the staff... what a great review! We're so happy you found us and that you had such an enjoyable experience! Thanks for sharing your thoughts! More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel for just for one nice after a Visit from Vegas! On arrival staff were so helpful, knowledgeable, approachable just the perfect hotel staff. They pointed out all kinda places to visit, eat, drink, chill out, where to get buses ect. Location was perfect in the day, hustle and bustle all what you expect of Venice... More 

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Matt M, Manager at Venice Beach Suites & Hotel, responded to this review

We're thrilled that you enjoyed yourselves so much and we would be happy to welcome you back! More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My wife and I enjoyed our stay in July 2013. We loved the hotel's character and quirkiness, and everyone we bumped into seemed to be enjoying themselves (as we did). Venice provides a wonderful contrast to Santa Monica, and we're really glad we got to experience a slice of the city's unique life and colour. It was lovely meeting the... More 

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Matt M, Manager at Venice Beach Suites & Hotel, responded to this review

As the manager of a family-owned and operated hotel on the eclectic Venice Beach Boardwalk, I consider "character, charm and quirkiness" as high praise! We're so glad you got the "vibe" of Venice! Cheers to you! More 

Albuquerque, New Mexico
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

We checked into room 401 Nov 1st 2014. It was older looking but charming. A little difficult to locate at first due to it being under construction and covered in blue tarps. Front manger was very nice as was the maid when she delivered additional blankets to our room for the roll away. We were away from the room most... More 

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AndyLayman, Owner at Venice Beach Suites & Hotel, responded to this review

First, I am VERY sorry for the unfortunate encounter you had. I can assure you that upon your reporting we took immediate action by taking the room out of service until the problem had been resolved. We did not put the room back in service until we are absolutely confident that the problem had been resolved. I am glad you... More 

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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Our hotel experience is quite good! The hotel is not luxurious and doesnt have (all) of the amenities like the other hotels do. This minor issue will be forgotten when you exit the front entrance, because then you suddenly stand in the middle of Venice Beach! The hotel room is small, but charming! It seems like a scene from "friends"... More 

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Matt M, Manager at Venice Beach Suites & Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your rich and detailed description of your experience staying with us; we hope to see you again when you return to Los Angeles! More 

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

great location in heart of Venice beach with delightful front desk team and really charming characterful rooms. Hotel going through some renovations which will make it even better with a roof deck. Just check work finished when you book as otherwise can be noisy but overall great value hotel. Will be back.

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Matt M, Manager at Venice Beach Suites & Hotel, responded to this review

We'd be so happy to welcome you back on your next visit to Venice Beach! While we apologize for the noise and dust you experienced, we can't wait to see your reaction when you get to see our new rooftop deck and common-area balconies! Thanks for the nice review! More 

Perth, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

No facilities. You can get similar price in the area with a pool. Its well located for Venice beach but too far from the other tourist areas. Would also be great if they mentioned its under construction.

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Matt M, Manager at Venice Beach Suites & Hotel, responded to this review

This review might be short but there’s a lot of information here to help paint the portrait of what our hotel is, what it isn’t and the general experience of visiting Los Angeles… I constantly scour our online listings to make sure our hotel is accurately portrayed as a 25-room, two-star hotel with limited services and facilities. The true value... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Staff were fab especially guy at late check in and Jude going out of their way to help and location is great right were all the action taking place. Got free upgrade and they went extra mile always to make us comfortable. Nothing was too much.

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Matt M, Manager at Venice Beach Suites & Hotel, responded to this review

You're very kind; I'll be sure to share this with Jude & Jasper. Also, I appreciate you mentioning the fact that you checked-in late, which illustrates our limited office hours (9am to 9pm daily). For those guests that plan to arrive late, we request that they let us know when that might be so we can do our absolute best... More 

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Address: 1305 Ocean Front Walk, Los Angeles, CA 90291
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Location: United States > California > Los Angeles > Westside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Venice Beach Suites & Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Venice Beach Hotel Los Angeles
Venice Beach Suites And Hotel
Hotel Venice Beach
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Los Angeles
#51 Family Hotel in Los Angeles
#51 Romantic Hotel in Los Angeles
#72 Business Hotel in Los Angeles

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Venice has always danced to its own beat as the epicenter of bohemian culture in Los Angeles. Along the boardwalk there are street performers and local craftsmen selling their wares. Original paintings, souvenirs, and jewelry are on display. Crowds of visitors marvel at the sites while weightlifting enthusiasts pump iron in plain view, and skateboarders do their tricks around the skate park. All of it happens under the warm California sun with sprawling views of sand and sea. Heading east, the main drags of Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Main Street are lined with boutique shops, some major retail stores, art galleries and restaurants. Here the ambiance is more relaxed and upscale than the frenetic boardwalk area. Venice is a mostly walkable (and certainly bikeable) neighborhood, full of areas to explore.
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