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Laurel Inn Motel

801 West Laurel Drive, Salinas, CA 93906
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Cranbrook, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
18 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Salinas to see the John Steinbeck Museum and chose this place on the off-chance. Check in was very friendly and our room was large, comfortable and clean. Breakfast was included and was the usual basic serve yourself affair. We had dinner at the adjacent Black Bear Diner and thought they offered good food at a good price

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Laurel_Inn801, Front Office Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and we were able to meet your needs and our rooms were comfortable for your stay. We hope to see you next time on your next trip here to Salinas CA. More 

Beaumont
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70 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

I recently took two trips to Salinas, one to a 6 motel, very basic, then decided to try the Laurel Motel. I found it to be very nice and comfortable, and the service was excellent. I figured I would save a few bucks with their continental breakfast included, was a good selection. The room was clean, lots of towels, extra... More 

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Laurel_Inn801, Front Office Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we gratefully appreciate it. We are pleased to hear your review and are very glad we met your needs. As you seen we do have easy access to highway 101 and we are located close to Shopping centers and Restaurants, Our staff is highly professional when it comes to our costumers. Thank you for your... More 

Kansas City, Missouri
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56 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Clean simple place to stay. Near main highway and great little diner on property. Very nice and helpful employees. Would stay again. Outdoor pool looked refreshing just wrong time of year to try it out.

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Laurel_Inn801, Front Office Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review we gratefully appreciate it. We are pleased to hear your review and are very glad we met your needs. As you seen we do have easy access to highway 101 and we are located close to Shopping centers and Restaurants, we also have complementary Breakfast and as you seen on site pool that is very... More 

London, United Kingdom
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207 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 498 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

This is a large older style motel which has had a nice makeover. The beds are comfortable and the rooms tastefully decorated and clean. The sink and mirror are separate to the bathroom which has an over bath shower & loo. We had 2 QS beds and there was plenty of room for our multiple suitcases. Only the TV was... More 

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Laurel_Inn801, Front Office Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, your feedback is highly appreciated! We are pleased to hear you had a great stay in our and look forward to your future reservations with us on your next trip. More 

Roseville, California
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

We have stayed twice at this establishment and have been extremely impressed with the overall experience. Every employee we came into contact with has obviously been trained that customer satisfaction and interaction is of the most utmost importance. The room, grounds, and breakfast area are immaculate. The Inn is large, so the opportunity to reserve a room away from street/highway... More 

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave your review about your recent stay with us, we greatly appreciate it! We are pleased to hear you enjoyed our hotel and were treated with the highest level of satisfaction. We try our best to accommodate our guests so they have the best stay with us. We look forward to... More 

Madison, Wisconsin
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60 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015

One night stay while on a road trip. Easy to get to in Salinas. Got a room with a king bed which is in a building farthest from the highway so didn't really hear highway noise. Room itself was very comfortable. Continental breakfast was the standard fare and fine.

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback its always appreciated. As you seen first hand, we are conveniently located right off of Highway 101 which makes us a perfect location if you are traveling and need a place to get a great nights rest. We have several rooms to choose from and we are near several restaurants and shopping centers to suite... More 

Orland, California
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

This hotel was nice swimming pool hit tub..friendly staff..and the room big and very clean..i will be staying here again ..oh and fast food and restraunts closé by..thanks laurel inn..i recommend this hotel

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are pleased to hear you our rooms fit your needs and you enjoyed your stay with us and were able to see first hand how convenient we are in regards to shopping centers and restaurants, be sure to stop by our complimentary breakfast room on your next trip! More 

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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here during a road trip from San Francisco to Los Angeles on the Pacific coast highway. Chose to come inland to get more options of places to stay at a decent price. The Laurel Inn fitted the bill perfectly. Two double beds, TV and bathroom, all clean and tidy. Free buffet breakfast in a room close to reception with... More 

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, your feedback is highly appreciated! We are pleased to hear you had a great stay in our rooms and look forward to your future reservations with us on your next trip. More 

Culpeper, Virginia
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153 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Visiting my mom, we decided to get a hotel nearby and made reservations at this hotel. The first night, a bunch of men sat outside our room until about 2:00 am talking and laughing loudly. Not that it mattered. Our mattress was very lumpy and uncomfortable. The next morning, we moved to the nearby Marriott.

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Thank Scriptspring
Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

We would like to take the time to express our gratitude and appreciate your feedback. We apologize for the noise inconveince and uncomfortable stay. We encourage all guest to please contact the front desk or management if there are any concerns or issues you might have as we want every stay to be pleasant and inviting. We do our best... More 

San Francisco, California
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63 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

Overall clean, friendly staff, and conveniently located across two major shopping malls. Has an outdoor pool (not climatized) and a great functioning hot. Continental breakfast is more spread out and lavish than one would otherwise expect at a Motel.

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, as it is greatly appreciated! We are glad to hear you had a great stay. We are centrally located in the Monterey Bay and are surrounded by numerous restaurants and shopping centers that are highly recommended. We look forward to your future reservations with us soon. More 

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