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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed February 13, 2012

I arrived in Santa Monica in the late afternoon without reservation for an hotel. After a long and expensive vacation i was looking for a cheap place close to the ocean, where i was planning to spend the last three days. All the hotels close to the ocean was full or really expensive and i finally found this motel that... More 

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San Jose, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed June 28, 2011

My husband and I decided to take a trip down to Santa Monica and our friends told us that this area was probably the best and the most economical, and it was! The area was really wonderful! The room wasn't 5 star quality, but for how much we paid for it, it wasn't bad. All I'm saying is, if you... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed June 20, 2011

My husband and I nearly stayed here on 6th June. To al those who remember the war that is "D" day. "D" in this instance stands for DIRTY, DISGUSTING, DEPLORABLE..... I can't begin to describe the bathroom but I don't believe we were the only creatures living in it! The carpet was filthy, your shoes stuck to it when walking... More 

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Address: 1243 Lincoln Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90401-1703
Location: United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
Number of rooms: 9

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