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Laguna Beach Motor Inn

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Easy place to stay when visiting Great Grandma. The rooms are clean and the location is just off highway 5. You are 10-15 minutes from the beach and the health food store is around the corner. The staff is very nice.

Thank Henry S
Fairhope, Alabama
Reviewed 9 March 2017

What a charming, simple little throwback to the days of old. I adore this place. I hear that big upgrades are in the making! Excited to see what will be. I hope they keep the simple charm. My favorite spot is the garden in the courtyard.....or the pool - it feels like you are at a friend's home. Intimate and...

Thank Terry G
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The outside part of the hotel is great. Nice pool, nice garden to relax. The building is very cosy. The room will soon be refreshed. It's a must. It will be really excellent, once it's done. Go for it after the refresh.

Thank PhilippeMagali
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The rooms are very small. Furniture is old and musty. No airconditioning. Peeling paint on the walls in the bathroom. The outside landscaping is beautiful. The pool wonderful. Check in very friendly and helpful. Wonderful place to stay if you don't mind ancient furniture, old rugs and small rooms. Everything was clean! Not far from the beach. Would stay here...

Thank Jambree83
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Good price. Great location. They will be 'modernizing' soon so see it now to get this price $$. It is an outdated hotel and it is probably priced fairly. When they upgrade though it will probably be overpriced.

1Thank Bryan P
Mojave California
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I liked it! Yes, the rooms here are very dated. Yet it's a bit like an efficiency apartment from the 1970s so there was actually a small kitchen (not like I would cook on a beach get away) and having a fridge/freezer that was larger than a mini-fridge was nice. The property itself was nice and well maintained and the...

1Thank jerjon
Windsor, Colorado
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Room fair..mostly clean..needs up dating ..would not stay here again.. no air conditioning. .no breakfast. .no coffee ..not worth the price..hard to find a par.king space.just plain not worth the money

2Thank genegentry
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This is an all time favorite of mine. Close enough to the Main Beach and shops/restaurants but far enough to avoid the tourists and crowds. The pool is lovely, there is fresh coffee daily, and the beach is right down the street. I have not been since the change in management this month but hear it has only gotten better....

5Thank familygirls
Baja California Norte, Mexico
Reviewed 17 July 2016

What an incredible surprise this quaint and oh so charming inn was. Checking in with Alex and finding parking a little challenging, he offered to give up his very own parking space to let us nest in for the evening, Give up a parking space in Laguna Beach? You've got to be kidding!! If you're looking for luxurious resort type...

2Thank ladykate_7
Laguna Beach, California
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed one week June 9-16 2016. My 1st issue was checking in. The manager, John, quoted $599 a week and I could bring my dog. When I checked in, the Asian owner then told me she wanted $699 and no dog and the two of them argued in front of me like Lucy and Ricky. It was uncomfortable and...

3Thank DeniseMDB
Sally F, Manager at Laguna Beach Motor Inn, responded to this review

Dear DeniseMDB, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am sorry to hear you did not have an enjoyable experience at our property. I am glad to share however that we have had a management change here and can assure you that your concerns have all been addressed. We do hope that you will give us...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Your Laguna Beach vacation getaway Less than one mile from downtown and Laguna's Main Beach, Laguna Beach Motor Inn provides a comfortable beach vacation escape. Guests can wander to Shaw's Cove, with its legendary diving and semi-private beaches, less than a three minute walk down the hill. The property's 22 guest rooms offer beach and cove views, a large pool, private garden courtyard, lounge areas and complimentary Wi-Fi and television. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Laguna Beach Motor Inn

Address: 985 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1416
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Laguna Beach
Price Range: RM210 - RM244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Laguna Beach Motor Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Laguna Beach Motor Hotel Laguna Beach
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#14 On the Beach Hotel in Laguna Beach
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“I like ground floor between the pool and breakfast.”
henrys748, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for acean view - quite a few rooms have it”
619terryg, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Hot no air lot of traffic noise. .go somewhere else”
genegentry, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“every room is unique and some have kitchenettes.”
ladykate_7, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“This is an older property and the temps in Laguana are normally so air-conditioning isn't needed. But I was there during an extreme heat wave and wished for A/C but the big windows and fans helped a lot!!! The pool was also very cooling! The view was great and within walking distance to the beach!”
akennamer, 28 Sep 2014 | Read review
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