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Always Inn San Clemente B&B

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177 Avenida Cabrillo, San Clemente, CA 92672
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Always Inn San Clemente B&B
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Ranked #2 of 6 San Clemente B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Freedia is a great host. Location couldn't be better. We love it and will be back as often as possible. You can't beat th e breakfast and any needs are acomidaed. Makes us want to move to San clemente. Gardens are beautiful as well

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South Burlington, Vermont
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I would not recommend anyone rent here or deal with Ms. Freda Danzig. She is an awful person who says hateful things. While the property may be nicely located please be advised this woman is not professional. Save your money and choose another place wisely. This woman has a nasty side you won't want to deal with.

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Anaheim, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our two-day stay here. Freda is gracious and personable, making you feel like a member of the family the moment you walk in. The breakfasts were terrific, and Freda is more than willing to recommend local eateries for great dining out experiences. The inn itself enjoys a highly eclectic decorative style, although we happened to come just... More 

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New Iberia, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

My stay here was like no other. We came to stay with Frieda to attend a memorial service for a family member. She greeted us at the door and instantly made us feel like family. She was kind and compassionate and our room was cozy, just like a home away from home. Her food is terrific and the location is... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Guest are able to see the FILTH of kitchen, laundry room etc. Shower/ bath was not Jacuzzi or even close and did not work properly even as a shower. Missing or broken blinds all bedroom windows so no privacy what so ever.

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fredadanzig, Owner at Always Inn San Clemente B&B, responded to this review

This review is more than bizarre in its accusations and inaccuracies. We do not have a guest by your name who stayed at our tiny three room property during June 2014 so will contact tripadvisor.com to get more information about your review and credentials. We strive to serve our guests with a servant's heart as evidenced by winning Tripadvisor.com's award... More 

San Clemente, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

We had such a lovely time at Always Inn. We had an event to attend in the evening at Casa Romantica, so it was a perfect location to walk to the Casa. The rooms were so clean and the owner has so many interesting photos and decor that you feel like your staying in a cozy travel museum. All you... More 

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Contadora Island, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We were very grateful that we found the Always Inn in San Clemente, CA for my husband's birthday weekend. He had just arrived from Panama, Central America and wanted a quiet retreat type place and we found it at the Always Inn. The breakfasts were delicious and the owner, Frieda, was a delight and most helpful. If you plan to... More 

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Apple Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

My husband and I stayed here last weekend after purchasing a two night stay through Groupon. We loved it! Not only is it within walking distance to all the great shops and restaurants, but it's only about a 5-10 minute walk to the beach and pier. Frieda, the owner of Always Inn, was extremely welcoming and immediately urged us to... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

I stayed here two weeks over the Christmas holiday with my husband who is a Marine at Camp Pendleton. I loved this place!The room was nice,(I enjoyed the whirlpool tub and the fire place in the living room), it is walking distance to many shops, restaurants, and the beach, but the customer service was the best! The owner is amazing.... More 

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La Jolla, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

As others have noted, the location and breakfast at this wonderful B&B are unbeatable, but it's the friendliness and helpfulness of Freda that really makes it successful.When you stay here, you really do feel as if you're staying in a friend's home, it's that relaxed and charming.We felt like part of the family.From now on , we won't stay anywhere... More 

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