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The Patriots Boutique Motel

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711 So. El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672 (Formerly Patriots' Motel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Crestline, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Was In San Clemente to visit a friend. And though I was Born & raised in OC, I'm not familiar with "south county" really. The motel is a couple blocks from the main drag to the Pier. The walk back (all uphill) is interesting. My room #7 I think. Had a nice little breeze going thru. Interesting plaster walls, nice... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

hotel is on a busy street. but with windows closed can't hear the traffic. rooms were clean, nice sized room. hotel is old but very nice. no ice machine had to go to grocery store on corner. which was great. bought food and bbq at the hotel. enjoyed our stay.

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Hello there. We planed to stay at the Patriots Boutique Motel for 1 night but ended up staying for 2 because we loved San Clemente. This is a great little motel. Our room was very clean, great king size bed, clean white linen, flat TV, fridge, microwave and air conditioner. The hot water was excellent, bathroom very clean with toiletries.... More 

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Shaken not Stirred!
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This a basic motel very conveniently located within walking distance of great restaurants, shopping, and the pier/beach. The room was very clean, with a surprisingly comfortable bed, nice pillows, and great service. We purchased through Amazon Coupon and received a good bottle of with our check-in, which was a nice touch. If you are comfortable with the basics you will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I have a pitbull and they didn't shut the door in my face. Very accommodating, clean, and friendly. Location is perfect. Love the bbq/relaxing area. Very cute place. Will stay there again when I'm in that area again.

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olympia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

I loved it here. The staff are great and obviously know the area, they're nice and laid back. It's a nice location for shops and restaurants. Depending on your idea of a walk, it's a nice walk to the beach. However, back is all uphill, which I personally loved, and it's about 2 miles back and forth. Going to the... More 

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Lake Wales, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

We were in San Clemente to visit a marine that is stationed at Camp Pendleton. The motel was very conveniently located to the base and lots of shopping and eating opportunities. Loved that we could walk to the gas station and Ralph's. We had room 11 and had plenty of space for the 4 of us in our group. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014 via mobile

This property has so much character and is positioned perfectly within the heart of San Clemente, on the beach side of the freeway which divides the town. We walked to the beach each evening to watch the sunset and grab a cocktail on the pier, it was lovely. Also walking distance is the main shopping and restaurant strip called Del... More 

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Wanganui, New Zealand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Friendly welcome and whilst plain, clean and comfortable lodgings. As much as possible we like to arrive in a town and park the car at the accommodation and walk from there. The Patriots and it's location is ideal for this purpose

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Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I found myself in San Clemente for work and was fortunate to find the Patriots Motel could accommodate my 2 month stay. I booked the "Suite", next to the office, which has plenty of room, full kitchen, private patio, grill and fire pit. Any items I requested, Kate and her crew were more than happy to supply; iron and board,... More 

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