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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not too sure why there are such negative reviews about this hotel. For the price point and everything it comes with, this hotel is great. At the end of the day, what makes a hotel good isn't just about appearance, it's also about service, price, amenities, and locations. Santa Anita Inn is old, yes; it is a budget hotel, yes;...

Thank Immortalist
Fontana, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Santa Anita Is A Budget Hotel/Motel, With Old And New Rooms; I suggest The New Section. Not A Good Place For Anyone That Has Security Concerns, Easy Street Access From The Back Side Of The Inn. Its Good For People In Transitioning from Homeless to Temporary Housing.

Thank Peter D
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

I love this hotel Santa Anita Inn is a little out dated but when you are there you feel like you are at a country inn and they keep it clean house keeping comes every other day the surroundings are beautiful you get a patio with a table and chairs the view of the grounds and pool are beautiful listening...

Thank Lyndria S
Altadena, CA
Reviewed September 15, 2016

The Santa Anita Inn is very near the Westfield Shopping Mall, Santa Anita Race Track as well as other local shopping and restaurants. As in line with the other reviews on this property, it could stand a great deal of updating. During breakfast the staffer had to keep coming into the dining room to "hit" the coffee maker on each...

Thank lahp1231
Cancun, Mexico, North America
Reviewed August 20, 2016

Hotel room was in need of TLC - especially the bathroom, peeling wall paper, water damaged door, caulking issues. Relatively quiet, even facing the main street - may have been because of few guests. Thermostat - old knob style - worked, but you could feel the humidity in the air. Refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer in room. Pool - looked...

Thank herculesmom
Pasadena, California
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Okay so it's not the most up-to date property I can not even argue that point. But the hotel is walking distance to the Santa Anita Race Track and the Westfield Mall. So convenient is an understatement. The hotel is clean and the staff are very friendly staff. The breakfast is not so good but you're close Le Roys Restaurant...

Thank sydscarousel
Burnley, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

The Motel is very close to Hwy 210 easily found by taking the turn off for Santa Anita Race track, which is directly opposite. The motel is set in grounds with a swimming pool in the centre. The public areas are clean and pleasant, the room blocks not so nice. Our room was large, newly carpeted and had some refurbishment....

1Thank simply-peregrinating
Fountain Valley, California
Reviewed May 3, 2016

This one time elegant hotel is scheduled to be razed, a 4 star hotel will be built here. My room was clean and comfortable. Room prices are cheap for the area, so the value is very high. I hope that some of the landscaping will be retained. In the meantime, the hot tub and pool are not heated, the Wifi...

Thank edq88222
Palm Desert, California
Reviewed December 22, 2015

If the chance comes up again, I will probably stay here again. The staff, lobby, location and the grounds were lovely...the room, not so much. The room I stayed in just needs a complete overhaul, especially the bathroom. The bathroom is dated with water damage. Too bad, this place must have been nice 20 years ago. Please update!!! This place...

1Thank Tanya G
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed November 18, 2015

I didn't realize that this hotel was used by many Chinese tourists as a "maternity" hotel until I stayed there for a few days. In fact, I later learned about this from a news broadcast by a local TV station. The place felt like a Chinatown. Most guests were Chinese and were pregnant! The come here because there's a hospital...

7Thank Julia M
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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Santa Anita Inn

Address: 130 W Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91007
Location: United States > California > Arcadia
Price Range: $82 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Santa Anita Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 109
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Second floors are typicallymore quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Immortalist, 1 week ago | Read review
“Rooms at the rear are quieter and have the patio that faces the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles lahp1231, Sep 15, 2016 | Read review
“Check in & make sure that everything works ( A/C, TV, fridge, etc.), since I don't believe they are fixing much due to anticipated closing.”
 of 5 bubbles edq88222, May 3, 2016 | Read review
“I would suggest you just ask for a quiet room when you arrive.”
 of 5 bubbles 57tanyag, Dec 22, 2015 | Read review
“the upper rooms seem to be better equipped i.e more draw space”
 of 5 bubbles patfatty, Jan 28, 2015 | Read review
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