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El Portal Motel

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  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Accessible rooms
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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

When you are driving for hours in the middle of nowhere you are very happy to arrive in Beatty / El Portal Motel. Especially when the owner gives you such a warm welcome like we had! Rooms are clean, wifi is good. You can park...More

1  Thank 22Jo89
Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

Really nice motel with a very warm welcome from the staff. One of the better hotels we have stayed in throughout our 2 week trip in the States. Pool area nice, room spacious, guests made to feel welcome, easy parking and good facilities. The only...More

1  Thank earlycomputers
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place to stay after a long day exploring Death Valley. Our greeting at reception was lovely (I wish I knew the gentleman's name). He was so polite and helpful. There is lots of information available on the local area if you haven't...More

2  Thank Craig F
Reviewed August 12, 2017

The atmosphere of a family-run place like El Portal Motel is unbeatable. It is probably my great desire for time travel that makes El Portal Motel so lovable. A road trip through the USA is not complete without staying in motels like this. El Portal...More

2  Thank Yerun
Reviewed June 28, 2017

My husband and I actually stayed here last August as part of a one night stop over on the way to Vegas (while reminiscing we thought we should leave a review!). We recieved a warm welcome from the lady at reception who told us about...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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grudnick2016
December 27, 2016|
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Response from Aaron J | Property representative |
We are sorry but pets are not allowed. Thank you for making sure.
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azfalkensjnas
November 12, 2016|
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Response from Aaron J | Property representative |
Thank you for the question. We are not able to allow pets at this time due to the limited number of rooms available. We hope to have more rooms in the future that will allow us to accommodate pets easier. Best regards... More
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"Rooms 17-21 are in a separate area, probably more quiet."
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"the rooms should all be comparable, it only matters how many beds you need. Its a quiet street in a quiet..."
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"Room 8 has a walk-in shower with a low threshold for those who have trouble with the bath-tub showers."
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"Bring your own hair dryer and don't plan on finding a coffee maker --bring a container for using in the..."
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