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The Pacific Inn
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Seal Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed November 28, 2011

The Pacific Inn has the best location for staying in Seal Beach. You can walk to the shops and restaurants on Main Street or down to the ocean and pier.

The staff was very friendly and gave me the quiet room I requested. Check in was smooth and efficient. My room was spacious, the bed comfortable and the free wi-fi worked just fine. My only complaint is the cosmetic condition of the remodel of my room. The edges of the tiles on the floor and in the shower were left unfinished and this gave the room a broken-down feeling. Several of the floor tiles were cracked and chunks were missing. Too bad because I really liked my room but this was a little distracting.

If you are looking for a great patio dining, breakfast experience walk down to Main Street and Crema Cafe. Great food and very friendly people.

  • Stayed: November 2011, traveled solo
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sagaseal, Manager at The Pacific Inn, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2011

Thank you for staying with us here at The Pacific Inn. We are happy to hear that our friendly staff was at your service and that you enjoyed beautiful Seal Beach. We apologize for any minor inconveniences of the bathroom. We appreciate you taking the time in pointing it out since we always are trying to find ways to improve our hotel. We hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed November 14, 2011

The Pacific Inn is located just of Pacific Coast Highway in Seal Beach, California! We have stayed here many times because our daughter and family are lucky enough to live in this charming beach town!
The staff is always helpful and pleasant, the rooms are nicely decorated and a free daily breakfast is included in your reasonable rate. Also they offer a free daily newspaper and wifi, and your kids will love the indoor, outdoor pool!
Most important is the location...Main Street is a short walk, with many shops and restaurants, not to forget the beautiful beach added to the Pacific Inn amenities!
We would highly recommend this hotel to family and friends!

Room Tip: Every room has a small balcony...we like the rooms with a view of the greenbelt, located on the west...
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  • Stayed: October 2011, traveled with family
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sagaseal, Manager at The Pacific Inn, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2011

tizzytam we appreciate you taking the time in writing this review. We are very pleased that you enjoyed our convenient Breakfast and that our staff exceeded your service expectations. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed November 6, 2011

We reserved several rooms for family for my mother's 90th birthday party this weekend. Our relatives arrived over a 3 day period from all over the U.S. at all hours - even 1:00 a.m. Everyone raved about the Pacific Inn - the rooms, the friendly staff, the continental breakfast, the free bikes, the breakfast coupons for Hennesseys, the location - everything was perfect! We took gift baskets in before everyone's arrival, and the staff had them all in place. They emailed me and asked if we needed shuttle service to our Saturday night dinner. They even arranged a wheelchair rental for my uncle. The location is perfect - everyone enjoyed being able to walk to Main St., Yucatán Grill, and McKenna's. Thank you Pacific Inn for a perfect weekend! And best of all - we got an incredible group rate.

  • Stayed: November 2011, traveled with family
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sagaseal, Manager at The Pacific Inn, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2011

Thank you so much for your wonderful review SpanishteachCA! We are happy that everybody from your group enjoyed what our hotel had to offer. We hope your mother's 90th birthday celebration was a success. There are so many wonderful restaurants within walking distance of our hotel, we’re glad to hear you enjoy them as well. We hope to see you soon!

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Reviewed November 3, 2011

We stayed one night after flying in from NZ, arrived around 7-30pm. The young lady at reception was very cold and needs lessons in greeting their guests. She did not give out any info freely, we had to prize it out of her.

The king size bed was very comfortable and the shower was great. Howevewr the building was tired and this flowed on into the rooms. There is a lift however.

Breakfast was very basic and the lady in attendance was not helpful at all. Being new to USA style breakfast, everything was new and strange to us. She could of been more helpful and explained items to us, instead of just standing there watching us.

We tried the so called Thai restaurant just down the road, which was recommended by the young lady in reception. It turned out to be Japanese, however we were tired and hungry so we ate here. Turned out it wasnt too bad and did the job


Would we return - probably not

  • Stayed: November 2011, traveled as a couple
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sagaseal, Manager at The Pacific Inn, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2011

Dear Customer: We take our customers’ problems seriously and are glad to hear from you. First of all we would like to thank you for choosing The Pacific Inn for your lodging accommodations. We are sorry to hear that your expectations were not exceeded. Guest Satisfaction is our highest priority here. While we do strive for perfection in every aspect of our facility, we understand that you were not satisfied, and for that we apologize. We are disappointed that you didn’t enjoy the various amenities that our hotel offers. We appreciate you bringing these issues to our attention so that we can fix these small items to maximize our guest’s happiness. We are constantly evaluating our facility to provide the best possible service for our guests. Thanks for taking the time to let us know how you feel. We appreciate customers who let us know when things are not right so that we can please our guests. We would like to invite you back to our hotel for your next visit to the area. We hope you come back.

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Reviewed October 23, 2011

The manager as well as the staff at this fine hotel, go out of there way to provide you with comforts that might make you not want to go home. I've stayed in a lot of places in my travels and this is my favorite.

  • Stayed: September 2011
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sagaseal, Manager at The Pacific Inn, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2011

Doublevc68 Thank you for your lovely review! I’m so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We strive to give every guest the best possible experience, and I’m thrilled that your stay with us exceeded your expectations. Our staff would be happy to welcome you back again soon, so I hope you’ll think of us when planning your next trip to Seal Beach.

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Reviewed October 17, 2011

This was my first time staying at this hotel, I did like it. Only one bad things to say, we requested a king room with jacuzzi but, it was a just a jetted tub. Not what i was expecting but was satisfied with everything else.

  • Stayed: October 2011, traveled as a couple
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sagaseal, Manager at The Pacific Inn, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2011

Hello tobby04. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate hearing customer feedback; it gives us the opportunity both to respond and improve! I sincerely apologize if you found your room unsatisfactory; please accept our apologies for your less than perfect experience. It is through feedback such as yours that we are able to improve our level of satisfaction. I will use your feedback to improve in the future. The Pacific Inn hopes to see you soon!

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Reviewed September 15, 2011

I have been staying at the Pacific Inn a few times a year for the past 3 years. It's an independent hotel with no bar or restaurant on site, but well managed, neatly manicured, private balconies, nice, clean rooms, friendly staff and ideal location. If you like Seal Beach and being close to the ocean, this is the best place to stay. Right across the street are a few fast-food restaurants as well as other upscale places to eat. A few blocks away, you'll find a shopping center with a supermarket and Main Street. Main Street has a variety of restaurants to choose from as well as many cute boutiques to shop in. I mainly stay at the Pacific Inn in Seal Beach rather the the Waterfront Hilton in Huntington Beach (where my business meetings are) because I feel so at home in that section of Seal Beach. It's as if I lived there in another lifetime. If you want to stay at a nice, quiet hotel in a wonderful little town, stay at The Pacific Inn!

  • Stayed: August 2011, traveled on business
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sagaseal, Manager at The Pacific Inn, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2011

Thank you Ridley Girl for taking the time in writing this review. We really appreciate hearing feedback from our guests. We really value our returning guests and are glad to hear that you find Seal Beach very convenient during your stay. Seal Beach is a relaxing and beautiful. I'm glad to hear you love staying here with us. Hope to see you soon.

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Address: 600 Marina Dr, Seal Beach, CA 90740-6123
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Location: United States > California > Orange County > Seal Beach
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Seal Beach
Price Range: $155 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Pacific Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 71
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Pacific Inn Hotel is located just a few blocks from the water in beautiful Seal Beach, California, one of Orange County’s best kept Secrets. The Pacific Inn offers many of the amenities you may expect at a larger hotel while maintaining the out-going service and attention of a wonderfully appointed boutique hotel. What separates The Pacific Inn from any other hotel is our superior location that makes us unique to any other property within a 20 mile radius. Our 71 newly renovated guest rooms are all non-smoking, featuring high speed wireless internet access, granite entryways and private balconies to enjoy the mild Southern California climate. We offer a complimentary shuttle service which travels anywhere within a 5 mile radius of the hotel. And a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast is served every morning in our breakfast café overlooking our open air atrium pool. Located in the heart of Seal Beach, a pleasant walk takes you to the Main Street shopping district, the Seal Beach Pier and over 30 local restaurants varying from casual to international cuisine. The Pacific Inn prides itself on going above and beyond for all Guests in an effort to exceed expectations. ... more   less 
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