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“Cheap but Clean!”
Review of Laura Lodge

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Laura Lodge
Ranked #14 of 21 Hotels in Santa Maria
Reviewed July 28, 2012

I needed the cheapest lodging for 07/27/12 after a rehearsal for a Musical in Santa Maria. Laura Lodge is the answer! Book through the hotel for $49.95. As I did it through A booking service ( Orbitz-Expedia etc.) and they charged me $65. The Laura Lodge is a 1960's Travel Lodge and hasn't been updated. The furnature is new. The room, although small (200 sq. ft.) was clean( no bugs) and the bed good. There is no Phone or Coffee in the room but the room had more TV Channels than Fairfield/Marriot. It also had a fridge and a micro-wave!!! For the light sleeper bring ear-plugs as the traffic noise on Broadway didn't slack until 12 midnight. The new staff wants to please as they know about the previous bad reviews. Laura Lodge IS the place to stay as a Crash Pad on the Cheap!!!

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled on business
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Reviewed September 5, 2010

That's what we where told from the other hotels in Santa Maria and from our own experience. People were living permanent in this place, the rooms were terrible (smell, burnmarks, stains, unsafe door-locks and a BIG hole in the bathroom door (someone had kicked to peases). We checked in - took a look around and got the hell out of there!
This place should not be on hotels.com!

  • Stayed: August 2010, traveled with friends
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5  Thank JohanZetterlund
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Reviewed June 1, 2010

I stayed for 1 week while attending a class. On arrival, found the carpet had just been shampooed..and took all week to dry out. No ice buckets in room..office said "go next door to 7-11 if you want ice." Owners family had new baby imminent..so carpenters worked outside my room with power tools till 7.30 pm to upgrade owners apt. There was not enough parking for all of the guests that were there that week..especially with the carpenter taking up room..and owners' extended family. There are several long term tenant families..which occupy several rooms..are run all over the complex from morning till nite. No coffee/breakfast was available..due to the opgrades for the benefit of the owners. About four days after I got home..I noted that I had bedbug bites all over both arms..back..butt..legs..etc. I suffered from them for almost three weeks..and had to sanitize all my belongings..and vehicle..to keep from infesting my family

  • Stayed: May 2010, traveled on business
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4  Thank shakaobear
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Reviewed December 11, 2015
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  • Stayed: November 2015, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed December 2, 2015
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  • Stayed: November 2015, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile
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Stayed: July 2015, traveled with friends
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Reviewed April 15, 2014
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  • Stayed: March 2014, traveled as a couple
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Thank Arry2013
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Additional Information about Laura Lodge

Address: 1107 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-2955
Location: United States > California > Santa Maria
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Kitchenette
Hotel Style:
Ranked #14 of 21 Hotels in Santa Maria
Price Range: $45 - $95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Laura Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 28
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Laura Lodge has been in business since the 1960s, serving our patrons with a quiet and peaceful stay, where you will enjoy a family oriented place atmosphere. Our promise is to keep you curious about the town of Santa Maria, and your stay more enjoyable en route. ... more   less 
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