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Dunes Inn - Sunset

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York, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I payed 140 a night for a 3 star hotel on hotwire but only got this. I could spend the same amount of money a lot better than this. And the restaurant is not even open. I hope hotwire will change this hotel's star rating otherwise I will never trust hotwire again. And most motels have continental breakfasts, but not... More 

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DIS-Concierge, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Sunset, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of our hotel and I am sorry you were not satisfied with your experience with us, It is important to note that the restaurant is closed for major renovation and will be re-opening in the not too distant future. The hotel has been pretty much sold out throughout the summer and the majority of reviews... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights, at first found the area a little uncomfortable as we arrived late at night but once the sun came up it was fine and we had no issues. We caught an uber to universal studios and walk of fame and all rides were between $5-$8. Also there are plenty of food options within a... More 

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DIS-Concierge, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Sunset, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review of our hotel. The staff at the front desk are always very helpful and friendly and I appreciated you taking the trouble to mention it. Peter R. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I stopped here for three nights during our trip through California and the price was very reasonable. The motel was easy to locate and has plenty of parking within its own grounds. The rooms are on two levels. We had a ground floor and didn't experience any noise issues from people above. The rooms are a good... More 

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DIS-Concierge, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Sunset, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent and detailed review of our hotel and the Hollywood area. I greatly appreciate you taking the trouble to write and I hope we have the pleasure of your company again. Peter R. More 

Geelong, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Stayed 4 nights with my husband Room was comfortable but not very spacious. Front desk was friendly . Close to Hollywood 15 minute walk to Walk of Fame. It is in an area that is very "downtown " old area of Hollywood Wouldn't advise to walk around the area late at night..quiet a few homeless people around the area.

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DIS-Concierge, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Sunset, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the trouble to write a review. We don't normally have a problem with the homeless in this area and I am sorry if you were inconvenienced. Peter R. More 

Miami, Florida
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice front desk person behind protective glass. Room w/ double beds was $220-dark & depressing. Left and went to The Grafton which was fabulous boutique hotel on Sunset for $279. The Dunes is a drive up motel and should be far cheaper.

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DIS-Concierge, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Sunset, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the trouble to write even though it was a critical review. Peter R. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here 2 nights. Rooms were clean and nice enough. Great location. Not even a 5 minute drive to Universal Studios and plenty of restaurants to try around the Inn. Close enough to Hollywood Blvd, we caught the train to the Chinese Theatre to have a wonder around. Train Station is about 2 minute walk from the Inn

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DIS-Concierge, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Sunset, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your very nice review of our hotel. I greatly appreciate you taking the trouble to write Peter R. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is such a typical old school American motel. There rooms were nice and had such comfy beds. The location is good where you can arrange for an uber to take you anywhere were it wouldn't take too long. Would stay again when in Los Angeles. Very central

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DIS-Concierge, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Sunset, responded to this review

I appreciate you writing such a nice review of our hotel. Thank you so much. Peter R. More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

At first when we arrived I was dubious but the staff at the check in and cleaners were efficient and helpful, I had to ask about several things and they were all helpful and I felt safe here and it was a good base. Shame the restaurant next door was being renovated

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DIS-Concierge, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Sunset, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review of our hotel. Yes, I am sorry about the restaurant being closed. Fortunately, there are several close to the hotel. Again, thank for taking the trouble to write Peter R. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Free parking, clean rooms and located near all the medical facilities/hospitals on Sunset. Priced for the average person, with numerous restaurants and bars within walking distance. We had two adults and two children in the room that had two full size beds.

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DIS-Concierge, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Sunset, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the trouble to write. I really do appreciate it and I hope you will stay with us again. Peter R. More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

This place is close to all tourist attractions and has free parking. The rooms are very clean. Check in/ check out was quick. Free wifi but not secured with a password. It was open! I did not connect to it. Good for people on budget. The rooms are really really small. The AC in my room was extremely old with... More 

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DIS-Concierge, Front Office Manager at Dunes Inn - Sunset, responded to this review

When I started reading your quite detailed review, I thought it was going to be a positive one but, after the first couple of sentences, you had nothing good to say about the room or the area. Fortunately, not many people share your views, indeed we get a great many reviews that have only good things to say about us.... More 

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Hollywood undoubtedly conjures up images of movie stars and high-end lifestyles, and to this day, tourists flock here from around the world to see the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame, Chinese Theatre and to catch a glimpse of the famed Hollywood sign up close. Celebrity impersonators and crowds give these areas the feeling of an amusement park while many clubs and hotels fill up around the weekends for late-night partying - the Hollywood club scene is a haven for thumping music and table-side bottle service. But parties aren’t the only way to enjoy this area, many visitors come to the neighborhood to sit back with a picnic to watch a performance at the Hollywood Bowl and those looking to stay fit trek along nature trails in the Hollywood hills and in Griffith Park.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At the Dunes Inn on Sunset, you can enjoy the charms of historic Hollywood during your stay in Los Angeles. You can choose from a single Queen size, two Double beds or two Queen beds. Each room is equipped with satellite television, mini-refrigerator, ice box, air conditioning/heating unit and hairdryer for your convenience. Every room projects a tranquil environment so that you can feel at home after a long day exploring the thrills of Los Angeles. All of our rooms are non-smoking for your safety, and valid ID and credit card is required upon checking in, even if the reservation is prepaid. Our Hollywood CA hotel is located half a block east of the 101 freeway in Hollywood on famous Sunset Boulevard. In-hotel services include free wireless internet, parking, ice & vending machines on-site and a laundromat down the street. Some members of our helpful and friendly staff have been working as long as 20 years to make our guests feel comfortable. Our front desk is open 24 hours to accommodate your needs at any time. We can answer questions, booking tours and some shows, as well as assist with shuttle service ( including a surcharge) to any destination. For your dining needs, we suggest choosing the Dreams Café and Lounge next door to the Dunes Inn Sunset. Our Sunset location is located very close to the famous Hollywood, so it is ideal for business travelers looking to catch a show or concert at the Pantages, Fonda, Dolby Theatre or Hollywood Bowl. Those looking to experience Hollywood through Hollywood and Highland, the Walk of Fame and the Wax Museum can purchase discount tickets through our front desk. You can also take an early morning jog or hike through Griffith Park, or explore the wonders of the Observatory. You can also take the Metro from Hollywood/Western to downtown Los Angeles, Universal Studios, Santa Monica and many more locations around Los Angeles. We are located 17 miles from the Los Angeles International airport and 8 miles from the Bob Hope/Burbank airport. At the Dunes Inn, we take pride in accommodating guests as if they are family. Book a room at our Sunset location today! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dunes Inn - Sunset

Address: 5625 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028-8523
Location: United States > California > Los Angeles > Hollywood
Price Range: $140 - $218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Dunes Inn - Sunset 2.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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