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Bluestem Hotel, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member

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#8 of 19 hotels in Torrance
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Bluestem Hotel, is firmly rooted in Southern California’s cool, coastal vibe. We embrace technology to enhance guest experiences, and our staff is eager to ensure every need is met with personal touches. We celebrate our lush surroundings with living walls and sustainable, adaptable spaces. Guests love our colorful courtyard, outdoor yoga, and local offerings nearby. Each of our 58 guest rooms feature pops of sunny yellow and natural elements. The spacious rooms include luxurious king or queen beds, armoires, mini-fridges, and deluxe bathrooms. Geometric and mid-century modern furnishings keep things interesting. Local art and throw pillows round out the rooms.
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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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The hotel is clean with a very modern vibe. Very comfortable rooms with no musty carpet. Daily hot breakfast, internet and parking included. Very friendly staff and conveniently located. Overall great stay at a fair price.
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As an actor and award winning producer, director, writer, I chose to live in Northern California and for decades I have commuted to and from Los Angeles area, staying from the finest hotels to some shady hotels. My recent trip, I came across BlueStem Hotel and to my surprise, I have now discovered my home away from home.... This independent hotel provided me all the luxuries that I would normally experience in some five star hotels at a price beyond comparison. The wonderful details of the facility makes staying here very special... The staff and management made me feel so welcome beyond compare. I sincerely enjoyed my stay and will make this my destination of choice when ever visiting the Los Angeles area. Thank you Richmond to you and your staff for making me feel so special.....
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Response from Sales B, Manager at Bluestem Hotel, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you for your touching review! On behalf of Richmond and the entire Bluestem Team, thank you for staying with us and writing such an excellent review. We take much pride in our hotel, service and the overall experiences of our guests. We appreciate your feedback and your comments will be shared with the entire team. Again thank you for your excellent review!! We welcome you to the Bluestem family and are honored to be your home away from home!! Sincerely, Priya Soni Hotel Manager
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We decided to stay here based on the reviews that we previous read. I was semi nervous but we took a chance and we were absolutely shocked when we arrived. It’s beautiful from every single detail that they put into this boutique hotel. The lobby is gorgeous, the staff is extremely pleasant, housekeeping does a wonderful job in keeping the rooms and protect clean. Breakfast is good and have different food options. The rooms are very clean and detailed with nice decor. Location is good and are close to shopping areas. So glad that choose to stay here and this will be our go to hotel when we visit LA again!
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Response from Sales B, Manager at Bluestem Hotel, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Responded 5 days ago
Thank you, Ms. Nicole the wonderful, positive comments on all our departments. We are glad we were able to turn your nervousness into such a pleasant surprise!! Being part of the Ascend Collection and the first boutique hotel in South bay, we are constantly striving to better our guest experience - from rooms to ambiance - from breakfast taste and options to cleanliness and care. We are truly happy that you were so very appreciative of us.....Its is the positive comments like this that inspire us to work hard for awesome guests like yourself!! We look forward to serving your accommodation needs in South bay, the next time you visit!! Sincerely Priya Soni Hotel Manager
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We were attending a wedding in Palo Verdes, and came across this cute small boutique hotel, newly opened. It was a motor lodge, totally renovated with outdoor seating areas with couches, chairs, fireplaces and fountains-with beautiful plants all surrounding the outdoor space. Whoever designed the inside and outside has outstanding decorating taste. They did an amazing job in the common areas as well as the rooms. The rooms are regular hotel size rooms, but everything is new. Service was like a 5 star hotel. Priya Soni (manager) gave me a special gift as she knew it was my birthday and Lauren (front desk) gave us some great recommendations for the area. The general manager always said hello and asked how we were doing every time we saw him. All the staff were extremely courteous and were cleaning or or doing something to accomodate a guest. The breakfast buffet served from 6:30am-9:30am had a variety of fresh fruits, pita bread with toppings, yogurts, breads, cereals, juices, eggs (omelet style and scrambled), sausages and hash browns. The breakfast had a European/Mediterranean feel. The only issue we had was that no room service was given, but that may have been our fault as they may have confused the sign on the door. Sepulveda Blvd street is noisy, and you can sometimes hear the traffic in the outdoor seating area, but we did not hear any noise in the rooms except the housekeepers cars rolling on the cement walkway. Blackout shades make the rooms really dark-awesome for sleeping. Keurig coffee makers in the rooms, with nice soap, shampoos and body lotions. We attended a party at the Doubletree on Hawthorne, and I'd stay at the Bluestem again hands down!!-- when we come back to Torrance! Thank you for a wonderful stay--
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Response from Bluestemhotel1, Manager at Bluestem Hotel, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Responded 1 week ago
Wow, Ms. Sue thank you so much for the wonderful feedback. We at the Bluestem Hotel, as Ascend Hotel Collection Member are so excited that our improvements are recognized and appreciated by you and all of our guests. From the trendy decors in rooms and lobby to the outdoor space, from room amenities to delicious hot breakfast everything was designed keeping supreme guest comfort in mind. I will share your positive comments with the entire staff and I am sure they will be as thrilled as I am. We are so happy that you enjoyed such a special day here with us. Please come back and stay with us again soon!! Sincerely, Priya Soni
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Needed a last minute place to stay for the weekend- boy did I choose the right place! Hotel is tucked away nicely, very nondescript from the front. But as you can see from the pictures, it's absolutely amazing. The check-in area with the outdoor lounge was refreshing and great to relax by. The room was nearly brand new. Everything is very stylish, hip, and of high quality. Bed and pillows were uber comfortable, the room was immaculately clean, and the room just gave off a very positive vibe. Would highly recommend heading out to the outdoor lounge/patio at night, it's a great atmosphere with the fires and lighting. Truly amazing. This is probably one of the best hotels I've ever stayed in for the price point.
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Response from Sales B, Manager at Bluestem Hotel, An Ascend Hotel Collection Member
Responded 1 week ago
Wow, MisterPretzel for a this wonderful review!! At Bluestem Hotel, we strive to provide a unique and memorable experience to each and everyone of our guests. We are glad you were impressed with our trendy and positive vibe over all be it room or the lobby. Like you, I am particularly partial to our outdoor courtyard surrounded by our succulent garden and fire pits....It is a perfect setup to enjoy California summer evenings with a glass of wine. I will definitely pass on these awesome positive comments to the entire team. We are truly appreciative of your kind words....It is these positive reviews that inspire to to work hard for awesome guests like yourself. Always at you service. Priya Soni Hotel Manager
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PRICE RANGE
$144 - $222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaTorrance
NUMBER OF ROOMS
58
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