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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 #14 of 20 hotels in Ventura
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Fargo, North Dakota
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40 reviews 40 reviews
27 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I did nit even check in. I was going to, looked at the room, very musty smelling like dead humidity. I saw a dead cockroach in the bath tub and scooted out of there. Where there is one there is more. Time to call the bug killer. Also, I am not going to use Hotels.com, Priceline, none of those for... More

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Rancho Cucamonga, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 2 nights at this hotel. Room was large and comfortable and staff very nice. My main complaint was that they weren't truthful about the Jacuzzi not heating up and no wifi in the rooms. They said "someone was working on it" instead of just being up front with the information. Don't look for a full breakfast......only cold cereal, muffins... More

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Sacramento, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked 3 rooms for a wedding and reception. I was wary about the location and hotel but was pleasantly surprised. The hotel has a wonderful lobby and eating area. I really enjoyed the location so close to downtown and the local beach. I always stop by Tony's Pizza when I am in town and this was in walking distance.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we got there they did not have one of our reservations but accomadated us anyway. However when we checked out they said they would not charge us, as we prepaid online when we reserved the two rooms, and would check with them and call me if there was any discrepancy. I received no call and got home to (2)... More

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Palmdale, California
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Where do I start?! Staff was very rude, lost our reservation, then charged us $25 more for a room with 2 beds, Garbage in the hallway was never picked up from the time we arrived until the time we left. Cob webs on the walls, burn mark on the bedspread, stains on the underside of the spread, windows did not... More

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New York City, New York
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This place was probably a nice hotel at one time. Not anymore. Rude and indifferent staff. No welcome or salutation of any kind upon check in. Dated room. Old linens and terrible pillows. Filthy bathroom. Food discarded in the planter in the hallway and left for the insects. Horrible breakfast. All processed, unhealthy food, ie. low quality Walmart mini muffins... More

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I really wanted to like this quaint and picturesque hotel but was sorely disappointed! Advertised complimentary wine and cheese - didn't happen, tv not working, apparently a power outage, but all other electricity was working, wifi only available in the lobby, shabby bed cover - pillowcase on inside out, curtains with a few holes in them, only coffee stocked in... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
18 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

This property has the potential to very nice. It is quaint and warm upon entering with a lovely fireplace and Spanish style furnishings. With that being said, there are so many things that could be improved upon. The service is deplorable. You book a fireplace room and are advised that the site you booked on must have an inventory flaw.... More

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Bishop, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
24 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

We have an average stay here. The pluses were: the room was clean, the breakfast room was lovely, the teenagers loved the jacuzzi and the staff was friendly. The minuses were: the rooms and furnishes were dated, the staff did not inform us when we made the reservation, nor when we checked in, that neither the tv or the internet... More

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Sacramento, California
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130 reviews 130 reviews
29 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

We spent 3 nights here in March. The place has old world charm and lots of atmosphere. It's clean and the rooms are fine. Some have half refrigerators and nice patios with tables and chairs. But the main shortcoming is that the wi fi is weak or not available in many of the rooms. This is really unacceptable nowadays, when... 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*
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