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Pismo Beach, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

All the (in)conveniences of the 1800's, lack of soundproofing, shared bathrooms, creaky, seedy, generally uncomfortable and feeling unclean. We ate there and were given a tour. Later I called, considering staying. They should work on their answering service which I assume takes over when they are busy. It happened to me in morning, so perhaps more staff would be a...

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Las Vegas , Nv
Reviewed May 17, 2016

This Hotel was a Stage Coach stop, telegraph office and train station layover in the late 1800s. It is perfectly restored to its original condition down to the creaking hardwood floors. The décor was spectacular with antique furnishings and two chandeliers from the movie Gone With The Wind. The king sized bed was plush and extremely comfortable. All the service...

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Ventura County Coast, California
Reviewed February 21, 2016

The 1880 Union Hotel is a fun way to live like a cowboy and to see the Santa Barbara wine country. Yes, the hotel is an antique - that's the charm of this Old West establishment. We had a group of 8 couples to celebrate a birthday and it was great to dance the night away to live music and...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed February 20, 2016

This was our first stay here at the Union Hotel, we were always curious from our previous visits through Los Alamos. The hotel had the feeling of so much history it was very interesting. We stayed in the "Commander in Chief Room" (every room has a theme). The room was small and simple - all we needed for our short...

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Bakersfield
Reviewed December 31, 2015

OK, we read all of the previous reviews and we were a little concerned but just curious enough to go and stay for 2 nights. We are so happy that we did! The rooms were quaint but very comfortable, had to ask for an extra blanket which the staff speedily brought to us. The place is old but very special....

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ventura
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Restaurant not open during the week . Only place to eat was a hamburger place and a Subway , seriously. If you are environmentally conscious stay away. Electric heat in the room and the hot water takes along time to get to the room 5 min was the quickest . There where a total of 4 guest the night we...

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Baldock, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Charming, quirky and historic place to break our journey from Pebble Beach to Palm Springs. We read the website carefully and selected a quiet double room with its own shower and facilities to the rear of the property. As it was a relatively quiet Sunday evening the bar wasn't as rowdy and lively as it apparently can be at times....

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Bethany Beach, Delaware
Reviewed December 10, 2015

There is some charm and interest in this old time hotel. Walking through the door, the inside matches the outside. The check in included signing multiple waivers which I have never seen before. There is a restaurant and bar on the first floor, however the restaurant was closed when we were there. There is no elevator and it is one...

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California
Reviewed October 20, 2015

The hotel is quaint and has a lot of interesting historical charm to it. The rooms are old and be aware some rooms do not have a bathroom therefore you must use a shared bath which is in need of some TLC. The rooms have stained glass windows above the doors and some are boarded up (again, more TLC). The...

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The1880UnionHotel, Public Relations Manager at The 1880 Union Hotel, responded to this review

1880 Union Hotel Want to apologies to you and your friends for the situation in the evening of your stay and the way our manager at that time or employee didn't managed your stay properly. Sincerely The 1880 Union Hotel

Oxnard, California
Reviewed October 19, 2015

If you think the outside is authentic western, you're in for a surprise when you walk through the doors. The seating areas are cozy, romantic and picturesque. There's a bar, saloon with swinging doors, buffalo head pool room, front desk and atmosphere that could be straight out of a movie set. With weekend live music and outdoor seating, this is...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about The 1880 Union Hotel

Address: 362 Bell Street, P.O Box 676, Los Alamos, CA 93440
Location: United States > California > Los Alamos
Number of rooms: 14
Also Known As:
1880 Union Hotel
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“Make sure you ask questions about how quiet your room is, and about the bathrooms. Don't be surprised.”
 of 5 bubbles js178, 3 days ago | Read review
“Governor's Suit or Presidential Suite”
 of 5 bubbles WeirdWilly, May 17, 2016 | Read review
“If you want quiet, select a room in the rear of the hotel as there is traffic noise in the rooms at the front of the hotel .”
 of 5 bubbles I_am_retired_early, Feb 21, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are upstairs and equally nice, although some are en suite.”
 of 5 bubbles MichaelthePK, Dec 31, 2015 | Read review
“Go for the Governors Suite, great location in the back, there is AC if needed (we never turned it on)”
 of 5 bubbles stephenbT3568JH, Aug 7, 2015 | Read review
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