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St Louis Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Boutique style hotel in a perfect location super friendly and helpful staff ( thanks Larry Tracy Orlando and Norman!) all went out of their way to sure we got the most out of our visit. Funky side mural with ample parking - easy walk to transport and shopping - couldn't fault outlet stay and will definitely recommend🌟🌟🌟

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Murrieta, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love staying here it is walking distance to all the downtown restaurants, aquarium, theaters and more. The rooms are small, but they are cozy as a boutique hotel should be. They have a wine tasting every night and the staff is very helpful and welcoming. This is the only place I stay in downtown Long Beach.

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Newton Le Willows, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Agree with others that the staff were excellent. The size of the rooms though made a huge negative impact. The bed was up against the wall, the small wash basin which was in the bedroom had a shelf above it making teeth brushing and face washing extremely difficult. The fittings were lovely in their own right but generally impractical. If... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very cute Hotel with a modern flair. The room was small but they use the space amazingly well to make it completely functional. Incredibly clean and fresh not only in the room but the Hotel overall. The staff was very pleasant. Super convenient parking adjacent to the Hotel. Tons of restaurants within walking distance. Overall great experience.

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Pacific Grove, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I discovered The Varden two years ago on a business trip & it is the only place I stay now when I come to Long Beach. It is a short walk to the convention center and the wonderful restaurants on Pine Street. Yes, the rooms are on the small side & the bathrooms are compact, but it has everything you'll... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

I have to start this review by admitting my wife loved the place, and I feel a bit mean by being less than positive about the hotel. The truth is though, despite the superb hospitality and friendliness of the staff, the fact that this place advertises itself as 'a European style boutique hotel' tells you all you need to know.... More 

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Durham, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

What a nice surprise whilst keeping it's original exterior it has been beautifully turned into a cozy hotel. Rooms are very small but everything you need is in it. No lift so need to be able to negotiate stairs. We had a room on the 2nd (1st in English terms) floor which was at the front. We could here the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

Ok, the rooms are modern, clean but small-with the double bed in the corner, against the wall I can see this being an issue for some people but...the hospitality provided by the reception staff (Tracey) was some of the best I have ever come across- welcoming, accommodating and willing to go that extra mile to make sure your stay is... More 

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Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

I am in love with this hotel. It is very nice walking distance from the convention center. I travel a lot for work so coming across such a wonderful hotel was a real treat. The owners are fantastic. Such a nice treat to have the wine happy hour and continental breakfast. Also located right next door to the most delicious... More 

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Thank JuliaRoehl99
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife were very pleased with the hotel the location was perfect, it was a very comfortable feeling great hospitality and the best part about this place its clean from top to bottom!! your sheets will smell freshly washed!! and you can swipe your finger trying to find dust and you wont from the moment you walk in... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Varden is downtown Long Beach's first European style boutique hotel. After an extensive renovation , The Varden's unique design evokes the casual elegance of an upscale, boutique hotel incorporating the blend of historic and contemporary details with all the modern conveniences anticipated by today's traveler, blending style and afordabilty. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Varden Hotel

Address: 335 Pacific Ave, Long Beach, CA 90802-2353
Location: United States > California > Long Beach
Price Range: $159 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Varden Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
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