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Clocktower Inn Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   181 E Santa Clara Street, Ventura, CA 93001
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Ranked #17 of 20 Hotels in Ventura
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Concord, New Hampshire
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two years ago my wife and I made a trip from NH to Ventura to visit the Channel Islands. I wanted to surprise my wife with a beautiful room so I called the Clocktower Inn and reserved a room with a fireplace and I paid for the room in full at the time I made the reservation. When we arrived... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love staying here because it is close to the shops, restaurants, and museums. It's clean and affordable. Neatly decorated with old Spanish charm. Breakfast in the mornings. Eggs and pastries. There is a Mexican Cantina within the hotel, too!

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I intentionally waited a while before posting this review because I wanted to be sure that my written opinion wasn’t just me ‘shooting from the hip.’ And after letting my experience sink in for a while, I feel a responsibility to let others know so you can make a more informed decision about lodging here. I stayed at the Clocktower... More

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Canyon Country
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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The Clocktower Inn was recommended to us by friends and family although they hadn't stayed there for years. It is showing age and neglect but some of it's lost charm shows through. We booked a balcony room, were checked into a guest room with a defunct AC unit and a non functioning TV. The towels were nice and there was... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

Don't stay here we had no cable no air no phone this place is a dump the owner has done no repairs the homeless camp out behind hotel and party the lady at the front desk is the only good thing your better just going to motel 6

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

My lady and I were driving to Santa Maria from Orange County and we decided to stay in Ventura along the way. It was late at night, we had no reservations, and we found this place. Our room was downstairs, alongside the park, and we had a good night's rest. Complimentary breakfast was pretty decent: cold cereal, juice, waffles, pastries,... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Should have read the reviews. Outside looked cute with plenty of beautiful plants. Walked in room and was immediately turned off. Room was extremely small with tiny bed. The comforter was very outdated and flipped it back to find stains all over. Also there was no fitted sheet just one very thin flat sheet I could see the old mattress... More

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Desert Hot Springs, California, Usa
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

My wife and I used to like to stay there because of the location and reasonable price. However, the place has only continued to decline. We stayed there in July with two of our grandchildren and were quite disappointed. We had to change rooms after the first day. Upon our return after lunch we entered into our room to discover... More

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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We checked into 3 rooms, 2 of them had urine smells in them, one had a bed that you sank into the middle of the bed. The windows wouldn't open or close. No refigerators, it was a $10.00 charge. No hair dryers, you were allowed only one class in the bath room no exceptions! We asked to look at another... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This is a terrible place to stay. It is located next to a park where all the homeless people in Ventura sleep. We had homeless people smoking drugs within 10 feet to our window. There were also homeless people wandering through the lobby and courtyard. This is unacceptable as there is no security presence of any form. We felt so... More

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Address: 181 E Santa Clara Street, Ventura, CA 93001
Location: United States > California > Ventura
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clocktower Inn Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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