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California Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1431 E Main St, Barstow, CA 92311 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
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Ranked #7 of 29 hotels in Barstow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was a pleasant suprise. As it was not expensive we had prepared ourselves for a much lower standard then we got. The room was clean and pscious and spacious and of very good quality and the breakfast if great! The hotel was easy to find and had enough parking space In the surroundings are many good restaurants.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect situated hotel just outside LA. Just a day trip to Grand Canyon or Las Vegas. Route 66 is also close by. The breakfast was delicious and the hotel is close to a very nice Mexican restaurant. Didn't try the pool but it looked really nice.

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County Tipperary, Ireland
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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my second time staying there in the last 12 months. Room was fine we only stayed overnight. Breakfast was worse than last year, no hot option, and the waffles weren't great, it was much much better last time I stayed. I would stay again as for the price including free wifi and breakfast for an overnight stay it... More

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Largo, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very nice hotel! It was better than I had expected it to be. It was very clean, close to shopping and the staff were all very friendly & helpful. We needed trip supplies and there was a Wal Mart close by which was very helpful.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place for short stay. Clean rooms, good bed and breakfast with both cold and warm dishes. Excellent location for an overnight stay when traveling from/to LA and Las Vegas or Grand Canyon. Shoping in Tanger outlet is an optional bonus

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A well run friendly hotel with spacious rooms and comfortable beds. Excellent security door to bedroom wing. Great value for money with free breakfast. Good restaurant next door and close to shops. One of the best stop overs on our 6 weeks tour of the south west USA. Good clean pool.

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St. John's, Canada
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The bed itself was clean as well as the bathroom. The room however was saturated with an overpowering air freshener scent that would not quit. The door had 3 security latches which made me question why there were so many locks. The patio door was ancient, and that had 3 locks as well, but only one worked. Luckily we were... More

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North Vancouver, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked two poolside rooms and where given two "gas station" side rooms instead. We were told that for only $10 we could have one poolside room (two weren't available). I declined on principle. We were just in for the night stopping between Grand Canyon and Death Valley so just wanted a place to sleep. While the rooms were... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room is exctely what you need for an overnight stay. nice and clean basic room, comfy bed and good service. the location is very center just across tha main road with many dining options. A good value

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Catterick, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Stayed here for a night while walking through America, staff were very friendly, place was clean. A good size swimming pool and free wifi what more do you need? Could do with a few more washing machines and dryers but that is only downfall,A very good hotel if on a budget

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Address: 1431 E Main St, Barstow, CA 92311 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
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Location: United States > California > California Desert > Barstow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — California Inn 2*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#7 Family Hotel in Barstow
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