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Laurel Inn Motel

801 West Laurel Drive, Salinas, CA 93906
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Ranked #4 of 26 Hotels in Salinas
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Villach, Austria
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81 reviews 81 reviews
23 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is generally pretty OK. For us, cleanliness is always most important aspect and this hotel is very clean. Our King room was equipped with a small fridge and coffee maker what we also liked. Sleeping quality as good too. WiFi was decent but you had to renew connection every which is a bit annoying and relic from the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We stayed one night at this hotel, which is conveniently located close to the main highway. We liked the drive here and it is close to the coast and fantastic big sur. The hotel is very clean and we liked our bed and room. The hotel is surrounded by a parking lot with a swimming pool and very busy roads.... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

This motel was lovely. It's large, which means there are plenty of rooms so we didn't end up next to or above anyone else, ensuring a quiet night. It's also next to a shop and a diner, making it really convenient when you're on the road. Breakfast was good, and there was coffee and reliable WiFi in the room. When... More 

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Bilbao, Spain
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

Por lo pagado me sorprendio la calidad. Esperaba un motel cutre pero nada mas lejos. Staff very nice. Beautiful room and very clean. The breakfast was included also. Simple but sufficient. Good experience. Location not so good

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FB, California
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122 reviews 122 reviews
15 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We had a very nice room, and were able to park outside our door. The only drawback was the adjoining room. About 9:30, a bunch of people loudly speaking spanish congregated outside our door. We didn't know it at the time, but the manager had assigned us next door (even though there were several vacant rooms between our room and... 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 post a review, your feedback is very important. It helps pin point any areas where we can improve the guest experience. I am delighted that you continually make the Laurel Inn your choice while visiting Salinas. The staff works meticulously to meet and exceed the expectations of our guests. If you experience anything... More 

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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Stayed there under clc plan. Clean facility, beds werent bad, very nice people in office. May want to skip their breakfast though. Good wifi. Very clean pool, with lounge chairs. A big plus for the summer. Not a bad stay.

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

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am delighted to see your stay was pleasant and enjoyable. We appreciate your business and look forward to your future reservations. More 

Thousand Oaks, California, United States
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63 reviews 63 reviews
24 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I've reviewed this Motel in the past for Tripadvisor. We have been staying there at times for over 30 years when traveling the 101, visiting Monterey or relatives living in the area. This time it was for a New Years celebration with relatives. We still believe there is no better place for the money anywhere in the area. We had... More 

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

Thank you for making the Laurel Inn your choice during your recent visit to Salinas. Our goal is to meet and exceed the expectations of all our guests. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We appreciate your business and look forward to your future reservations. More 

Sacramento, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We stayed here on our way to the Hearst Castle. Very convenient location right off the freeway. This hotel had comfortable beds, and was sparkly clean. I really enjoyed our stay there. We paid about 70$ per night, which is a great price for this place. Right next to the hotel there is a Black Bear restaurant.

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

I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. The staff works meticulously to meet and exceed the expectations of our guests. We appreciate your business and look forward to your future reservations. More 

Bakersfield, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

My Family has stayed here at least one hundred times over the last twenty years, and this is probably the best freeway-side hotel in Salinas. They are currently working on the rooms to Update them. Strengths-Friendly Staff. Fresh cookies on PM Check-in; the Black Bear Diner on Premeses is OUTSTANDING. THey will do their best to give you everything that... 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 post a review, your feedback is very important. It helps pin point any areas where we can improve the guest experience. I am delighted that you continually make the Laurel Inn your choice while visiting Salinas. The staff works meticulously to meet and exceed the expectations of our guests. If you experience anything... More 

Lisbon, Portugal
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128 reviews 128 reviews
72 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a nice place to stop heading to San Francisco. The rooms are clean, simple and large and this is a motel characteristic of USA. It is a good value for money. There is a restaurant near the motel, and the breakfast is nice for a motel of this category.

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

Thank you for making the Laurel Inn your choice during your recent visit to Monterey County. We appreciate your business and look forward to your future reservations. More 

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