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Santa Monica Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   2102 Lincoln Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90405
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Ranked #28 of 34 hotels in Santa Monica
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Trust me ... you can find something better for the same price. It's not a great location because it is noisy. There is no air conditioning so it's hot. There is no place to sit outside. No pool. No where even in the immediate neighborhood to just hang out and relax.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms were comfortable and clean. We had to get code for wifi every day. There are not that many places to eat nearby but the buses run frequently and are inexpensive. The person on reception in the day was more helpful than the night person.

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bristol
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This motel is situated in a good location and is reasonably priced. It's well withing walking distance of Venice beach and the pier so we left our car in the motel car park, after registering it at the reception. The room we stayed in was clean and tidy however it only had a ceiling fan, which just moved warm air... More

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Reed City, Michigan
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here one night. The room was clean and comfortable. The location was perfect for us. We were within walking distance to restaurants, bars, and the ocean/pier. The staff was friendly and helpful. We'd stay here again.

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Ames, Iowa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bare bones operation. No AC. Old metal room key. No TV movies. Unable or unwilling to control noise in their own parking lot. I called management at 2 am about loud party in their small parking lot, right under my window. Finally someone went out and sent some of the partiers home in their van with a wheel about to... More

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El Paso, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We reserved this hotel for two nights and ended up cancelling the second night. This motel is NOT within walking distance of the beach. What's worse is that our room had several spiders, no air conditioning, and suspicious, brown crusty stains on the bed covers. It was overpriced too! We ended up getting a higher end hotel for much less... More

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Amarillo, Texas, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Nice and clean! Friendly caring and extremely helpful staff! This motel has no air conditioning but they do provide a fan which is very adequate and the ladies do have to remember to bring a hair dryer. This was our first time here and we definitely would come back to this motel

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Nacka, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The motel works perfectly well as a central hub for the coast, and Hollywood/LA. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Especially Miryam was extraordinary when helping us to arrange delivery of some our stuff forgotten in a hotel in Santa Cruz the week before. The WiFi worked perfectly well, even at the bar TriP on the opposite side of... More

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Bristol
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

We were low on budget and wanted to be close to the beach... So I was a little skeptical of choosing this motel.. But I needn't be! We arrived late, met by a friendly lady at front desk :) room was big, clean and the location was perfect, great bus routes on doorstep going direct to Hollywood, lots of good... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

We arrived in Los Angeles a day earlier than planned so thought we'd drive to the coast and find somewhere to stay, this was the only place with vacancies so we had to stay here. It was the most expensive night of our trip but the price was still reasonable. The location was good too, close to the pier and... More

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Address: 2102 Lincoln Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90405
Location: United States > California > Santa Monica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Santa Monica Motel 2*
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