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Inn on the Beach

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   1175 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001
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Ranked #5 of 11 Ventura B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Valencia, ca.
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was easy to overlook the piles of dust, dirt, bugs flying around the lobby, and having to wear flip flops to walk on the carpet in the room in exchange for the view of the Pacific ocean. This place is in desperate need of Hotel Impossible for a number of reasons. I can go on for ever but let... More

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Los Angeles, California
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45 reviews 45 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great location! Rite on the beach in Ventura You could not get a better view of the ocean and get any closer to the beach. The only problem is that the hotel needs a major facelift. The rooms are a decent size, but the decor needs a major upgrade as do the bathrooms. The bed linens and towels... More

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Los Angeles
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78 reviews 78 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I like this place. The negative comments about being a bit worn are true. There are a lot of details that catch the eye that have needed attention for a long time. BUT, THE VIEW!!! All rooms have a balcony or patio right on the beach. After five minutes looking across the sand to the surf, one forgets about the... More

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Culver City, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I wanted a quick getaway out of Los Angeles. Most beach locations are either distant or very pricey or both. The location of this hotel can't be beat. Nice beach, nearby restaurants, comfortable bed. The place is a touch worn and there is a bit of a fusty odor around the lobby, (he beach is tough on... More

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Hugo, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this place it was absolutely beautiful, my girls an I were at six flags during the day, I should had stayed there longer. There are some local bums and drunks that hangout by the beach but they were mostly minding their own.

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West Hollywood, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

So my husband booked this room as a Valentine/Birthday surprise for me. He was a bit concerned by a few of the negative(ish) reviews about the place being run down, etc. but the negative remarks were for stuff that doesn't matter much to us so he stuck with the reservation. We are both SO GLAD that he did. We love... More

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Starting with the good, this property has an excellent beachfront location, steps away from a number of restaurants. Parking is free and there is a cold continental breakfast. On to the bad, our room was in a severe state of disrepair. The list is pretty long but the main issues were in the washroom including a ghastly water damaged ceiling... More

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North Fork California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Stayed one night on our way through Ventura. Did not check reviews, our mistake. Front desk was friendly & welcoming. Rate was around $110 plus tax. Hotel is right on beach, if you must stay here I recommend second or third floor as there is no view from first floor. Sand build up & dirty glass are in the view.... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
31 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We booked in for 1 night, as we were too tired to look elsewhere. The position was nice, but the cleanliness was not good. The breakfast room was very grubby, and at the price , to me it represents poor value. The room was comfortable enough, but being charitable...the room was tired. Good restaurants nearby.

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Northern Ca.
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

I thought it would be worth it to have a place ON the beach. It would have been SO MUCH BETTER to walk a block to the beach and stay at a nice place for the same price It was a DIRTY, RUN DOWN, place. First the "manager guy" has such bad nail fungus...on all his fingernails that what bits... More

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Also Known As:
Inn On The Beach Hotel Ventura
Inn On The Beach Hotel
Beach Ventura
Address: 1175 S Seaward Ave, Ventura, CA 93001
Location: United States > California > Ventura
Amenities:
Free Parking
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Ranked #5 of 11 B&Bs / Inns in Ventura
Hotel Class:2 star — Inn on the Beach 2*
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