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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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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Lars13jan Nacka, Sweden
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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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Nacka, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago 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
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here last summer and, for the price, the location is fantastic. However, the rooms leave a lot to be desired - they were clean, but pretty old and tired. The WiFi was only available near reception, which lead to people having to stand in the car park to get signal. That said, I may still stay here again... More

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Broken Hill, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights. Was a long walk to the pier. The room was small, damaged and smelt bad. Wifi was terrible. Bed was old and very uncomfortable. Staff were not very friendly and were seated behind a plastic screen which made communication difficult. Don't recommend this place.

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

My wife and I are staying here for one night and think that it quite long enough, really. Certainly it is clean and in a good position - we walked to the pier and felt quite safe - but for $100 a night (with lastminute.com) we would have expected more. There is no kettle or coffee making facilities at all.... More

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30 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Great location but poor rooms, we stopped here for 3 nights, five mins drive to beaches as it didn't feel save to walk, very helpful lady working on the front desk, but we really only used room to shower and sleep

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in Santa Monica Motel for 5 nights. It is 15min walk to the beach. We could not afford a place near the beach. This place is perfect. The room are new and refresh. During our stay, they changed the TV in the room to a brand new flat screen! I stayed in many motels in CA, and I... More

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Portland, Oregon
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

First, I must say that parking can be fairly tricky here. Spots are tight, and you may have to back out to the main street, since turning around may in fact be impossible. At night, we took to ordering a cab since moving the car would just have been too much of a hassle. The rooms are fairly clean, albeit... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Coming from England and having to work in the local area I found the Santa Monica Motel a sound base. This is the second time I have stayed here . The rooms are clean and recently been refurbished, Cheri Perez on reception is very informative and helpful. I would recommend this Motel to anybody wanting to stay in Santa Monica.... 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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