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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I didn't know what to expect when the room price was so low. But I read the reviews and no one said anything too bad, so we stayed there. The location is very convenient, within walking distance of everything downtown. We stayed there before and after our drive to the Grand Canyon. The hotel location was great. Our room was... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

On the map , it looked walking distance to the "Action on the Strip" It ain't Arrived for 3 pm checkin at 2.40pm. No go. Room was basic . The whole corridor smelled of smoke from that green stuff . Had to enter the hotel via the casino, dragging the suitcases between the poker machines. good parking, reasonably helpful bellhop... More 

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Thank Phil L
Sarah S, Guest Relations Manager at California Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments regarding your experience with our team members. We apologize for any confusion our property is located a block away from Fremont Street Experience in downtown Las Vegas, we are not within walking distance to the Las Vegas Strip. More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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68 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 337 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great stay for 4 nights, until the last night. SEE MY PHOTOS. I was given a letter that said they would be doing a fire alarm test at 9am on Tuesday 8/16. Instead they did it at 2:30am and people were in the hall in a panic and scared. I was arriving back to my room just when the test... More 

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Honolulu, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We usually stay here and request 2 adjoining rooms, there have never been any problems with our request. We are also allowed to check in at anytime, I find this is common with Vegas hotels, which I LOVE...most check in times donʻt jive with the flights from Hawaii. We love the food, gambling and rooms here for value.

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2 Thank Melanie K
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean large room, close to the Fremont experience and tour bus that goes up and down The Strip, had a good time. Will stay there again, pool on roof top. Lovely staff on front desk and in pirate restaurant! Clean and comfortable hotel.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cali was built in 1975 butt is constantly undergoing upgrades and enhancements. When in Vegas, if I'm not staying on the strip, I will use this hotel downtown. Remarkable value which will cost you around $36-$42 a night Sunday to Thursday. On top of that they supply you with a $10 food voucher per day. Room clean and comfortable... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first time staying in a hotel off the main strip. I knew the place as an older proper but I was not expecting the poor service as well. The staff is not very friendly especially for Vegas. They acted like they were being bothered to do simple tasks like get your bags, bring towels or help with.... More 

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Thank Wendy B
Sarah S, Guest Relations Manager at California Hotel, responded to this review

Wendy, thank you for your recent visit and your feedback. Comments such as yours enable us to identify our highlights and shortcomings and improve guest service. We always appreciate hearing about your experiences. More 

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Boise, Idaho
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked it because of the no resort fee. Watch out though they do charge a $10 per device internet fee. Walls of room scuffed up and dingy looking. Staff not all that friendly. Would look around. Don't be fooled by the no resort fee.

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Thank flipinflies
Sarah S, Guest Relations Manager at California Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We do not charge a resort fee like some of our neighboring casinos that can reach into the $20 per day range. We do charge $9.99 per device per day for wifi access. More 

San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I left my charger and asked to send it USPS . 43 cents and i would take the gamble. They understood and then I just got the mail COD 14.50$ for a stupid charger. I told them and the supervisor who handle this about 4x to send in mail in envelope and Im good with that. Im very mad because... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms clean, staff friendly. We didn't eat in the hotel. Has $3 table for blackjack which is rare in Vegas lately. If you fancy a change take the shuttle to Sams. Slots were looser and staff great. Cali is well situated for Fremont St, Mob museum and bus outside to the main strip $8 return for 24 hours use.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Additional Information about California Hotel

Address: 12 E Ogden Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89101-2992
Location: United States > Nevada > Las Vegas > Downtown
Price Range: $37 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — California Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 781
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Also Known As:
California Las Vegas
California Hotel Las Vegas
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Las Vegas
#52 Casino Hotel in Las Vegas
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