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Sydney
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86 reviews
48 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We checked in the Laurel early evening, the girl who checked us in must have missed the lesson on customer relations. The check-in was smooth but without any human emotion… The room was clean but a little to close to the Highway with some noise, but no that bad. As I was inspecting the room I found a used towel... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in passing through over night. We found it to be very comfortable and straight forward. The beds were comfortable and there was plenty of parking, shops/restaurants are nearby. Perfect for what we needed.

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Thank zara_h011
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Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We are pleased that you were able to recognize the efforts that our team make to deliver a good experience for every guest. The team are the heart and soul of our of hotel... More 

Salinas, California
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am a local Salinas resident who frequently uses the Laurel Inn when we have out of town guests. Usually there is no problem. However the weekend of Oct 15 was an exception. One of my guests had to have his room changed at 3AM because of loud music next door. He did contact the front desk and they elected... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to write a review and tell us about your experience at the Laurel Inn in Salinas. I apologize that you did not have a positive experience with our guest room. We will look into correcting the items mentioned. Your feedback is very valuable to us to enhance the future stays of all our guest... More 

Los Osos, California
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 28, 2016

I can't say how well you are treated here. The rooms are always clean and no unusual odors to bother me. The breakfast is great, accommodating a variety of food. The motel is easy to locate, right off the 101.

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Thank Martha F
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Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We are pleased that you were able to recognize the efforts that our team make to deliver a good experience for every guest. The team are the heart and soul of our of hotel... More 

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27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
Reviewed October 25, 2016

I've stayed here 3 times this year and it's a good deal. I like the staff and the hotel is clean. Best of all it is $88/night, thank you very much. The property is at least 30 years old so you can hear the people above you walking around. Hopefully they keep the same hours as you do, otherwise it... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We are pleased that you were able to recognize the efforts that our team make to deliver a good experience for every guest. The team are the heart and soul of our of hotel... More 

Salinas, California
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

My family and I stayed here while in town for the Alzheimer's walk. Very clean rooms, great prices, and nice complimentary breakfast. Conveniently located by hwy 101. Another benefit is the black bear dinner right next door. Would definitely stay here again.

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Thank you for taking the time to give us your valuable feedback. We strive to deliver the highest standards of customer service to all of our guests and we are very happy to hear that you were able to enjoy our rooms. It was a pleasure providing excellent service and accommodations and we look forward to your future stay with... More 

Sparks, Nevada
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128 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Not new, but clean, comfortable, and lower priced than most of the other local motels with hood reviews. There is a swimming pool. A Black Bear Diner is within a couple of hundred feet of the check in the same parking lot. Near traffic but no noise. The building must have good sound proofing. The bathroom is good sized. The... More 

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Thank you for staying with us, and we hope to have an opportunity to serve you again. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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98 reviews
63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed October 12, 2016

We stayed here because it was fairly close to Monterey (about 30 mins by car) and we didn't want to pay the outlandish prices in Monterey. The room was a bit dated but quite okay. The staff could be encouraged to smile when someone checks in. The breakfast was the usual - waffles, cereal, toast, muffins, apples and bananas etc.... More 

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Thank you for staying with us, and we hope to have an opportunity to serve you again. More 

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46 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed October 9, 2016

We booked this hotel via Hotwire, and were guaranteed sleeping for the 3 people (mom, dad, teenage child) the reservation was booked for. When we arrived, we were given a room with a single bed. No extra cots/rollaway, not even a spare cushion. Awkward. Who do we point the finger at here? Hotwire insists they booked the room for 3... More 

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Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Laurel Inn. We were disappointed to hear about your experience and would like you to know we truly value your feedback about the property. We hope overall you had a wonderful time and the next time you are in Salinas visiting we hope you will give us... More 

New York City, New York
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39 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed October 2, 2016

We stayed one night while on a road trip down highway 1, and this was a great choice to crash for a night that didn't cost an arm and a leg like places closer to the coast. It's in a safe area, clean and obviously well managed. The staff was friendly enough and the room (while outdated) was large and... More 

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Thank you for taking the time to review our property. We take our guest comments very seriously and always strive to provide comfortable and friendly accommodations. We are pleased that you were able to recognize the efforts that our team make to deliver a good experience for every guest. The team are the heart and soul of our of hotel... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spanish exterior - 1 mi to city center, 1 mi to major shopping. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Laurel Inn Motel

Address: 801 West Laurel Drive, Salinas, CA 93906
Location: United States > California > Salinas
Price Range: $84 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Laurel Inn Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 145
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“They do offer accessible rooms upon request.”
 of 5 bubbles 503marthaf, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
“Any side but the street side.”
 of 5 bubbles barbaraf330, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Ours was facing the main road.....loud, but you would expect it to be.”
 of 5 bubbles WaOz1, Oct 9, 2016 | Read review
“Reserve early, be there early”
 of 5 bubbles S7993VAbruces, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“You need a car to get around.”
 of 5 bubbles johnhH4418OL, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
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