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67 South California Street, Ventura, CA 93001
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Bella Maggiore Inn
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  • Location
    4.5 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
    3.5 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Having an ultra active couple days exploring small towns of California from San Diego up to San Francisco, my husband and I have decided that we need some sleep before we continue to move further. We have found on a map a small town to crush called Ventura. Though, the town seemed charming and a small downtown B&B we have... More 

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California
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1,553 reviews 1,553 reviews
62 hotel reviews
398 helpful votes 398 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

The Bella Maggiore has seen better days, but it is not without its charms, plus it has a resident ghost. Would be great if someone would invest some bucks here, as it has character lacking in newer establishments.

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Amsterdam
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66 reviews 66 reviews
51 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Dirty threadbare old rooms, terrible appaling beds, old tired bathromms, no elevator and many stairs. Breakfast was a disaster, bad food, eggs were brought out but no cutlery no toast, then when eggs were cold, the toast was brought out, the fruit was old, there was no jam, no butter. Terrible place. And appallingly old failing wifi!

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Delray Beach, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

We have not been back to Ventura California in over 14 years. This place is our standby place for a room. The rooms are a bit rundown and need some paint and updating, but overall very happy with the service, cleanliness and service. The breakfast is awesome and prompt. I would totally stay here again and not move so we... More 

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california
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Sitting rooms, cozy furniture, piano, fireplace, ivy covered courtyard with massive old stone water feature, second floor patio with another sitting room, complimentary appetizers and wine between 5-6, complimentary parking. And a great location in the heart of downtown Ventura. Yes, if you have a room facing California Street, bring your earplugs. Lots of nightlife in downtown! We were on... More 

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Pasadena, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We definitely enjoyed our stay here. The staff was more than welcoming. The only quirk is that because it is on the main drag, it gets REALLY loud at night on the weekends. They do warn you about this prior to even booking your room, so for that, I am grateful. The place isn't the most modern, but they make... More 

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Capistrano Beach, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

We just returned from a two day midweek stay at the Bella Maggiore. We have been dedicated patrons for over fifteen years and always look forward to the relaxed atmosphere. As usual, the staff was friendly and accommodating. The rooms and common areas are clean and well maintained. The reasonable room rates include a "real breakfast" from a menu in... More 

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SoCal
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Have stayed here a few times, always with friends, and always a great time. There are supposed to be ghosts (although I have encountered them in Virginia City, NV, I didn't see any here). The rooms are nice, some smaller than others, but there are nice public areas for sitting and reading a book and relaxing. And we always had... More 

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New Hampshire
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

This visit...no breakfast as stated.....from Mon to Fri ....first told the chef was ill then they gave up and just served continental until Fri when lo and behold B&B was good again!! I have written the mgmt over the years asking that they consider giving the place a thorough cleaning....never heard back Upside of this place is the terrific location... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

There was one staff member who was extremely RUDE. Unfortunately, I didn't catch her name (since she didn't introduce herself to us). She was an older woman with long blonde hair. And everytime my bf or I would walk past her at the front desk, we'd greet her. And every single time she'd turn away and completely ignore us. We... More 

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Additional Information about Bella Maggiore Inn

Address: 67 South California Street, Ventura, CA 93001
Location: United States > California > Ventura
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Bella Maggiore Hotel Ventura

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