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Port Alberni
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 21 April 2016

The front desk staff was very helpful and efficient. The rooms satisfactory, very low water level in toilet and it took ages for the tank to refill. Overall, the inside of the rooms, lobby and decor was beginning to look shabby. The breakfast almost unedible. The lobby needed dusting and vaccuming.

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ABQ, United States
1 review
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We finished the meeting early and got an direct flight out that day and the hotel refused to cancel our reservation. The hotel staff bounced me to Corporate and the 800-number bounced me back to the hotel. Everyone refused to accommodate the travel plan changes.

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Unfortunately, this Best Western did not live up to its "plus" rating. I've stayed at other BW's with plus ratings, and they had beds, decor, lighting and breakfasts. This Best Western's breakfast was mediocre and the quality of the food was poor. Although the restaurant staff was very nice! There was not much attention to detail in the workmanship of... More 

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BWSBH, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS South Bay Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your feedback! We are sorry to hear that your recent stay with us did not meet your expectations. We are currently exploring new options to enhance our guests' satisfaction with our breakfasts. You will also be happy to hear that we are in the process of getting a new makeover for our rooms! Our rooms will... More 

Roy, Utah
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I would stay here again! The staff was very helpful and friendly. The breakfast was just ok, not a lot of options. The beds were very comfortable, and the bedding was super nice! My kids slept like babies!

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Portland, Oregon
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27 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 April 2016

Just needed a place to crash on a layover at LAX. All the props go to the shuttle drivers - they were both great! The hotel itself is fine - super clean and basic. It's the only hotel that I've never had to show ID or put down a credit card.

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Newbury Park, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

Difficult to find a parking space, Food quality was VERY poor. Buy donuts or eat out is my recommendation. This is the only hotel in the world where there was only one small bar of soap for use in sink and shower. There is a difference in running a hotel economically and CHEAP.

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provo, United States
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

Toilet didn't work good, poor wifi the whole time. The manager was very helpful but couldn't fix the bad wifi or replace the faullty toilet. Not a good breakfast, take away breakfast, the egg was bad! The breakfast in the dining room was meager. Not up to Best Western standards of a breakfast.

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san jose, United States
1 review
Reviewed 4 April 2016

The area is great. Plenty of shopping and restaurants. Hotel is very safe. I would not stay again, because the rooms are just too noisy. Very thin walls. I could hear all my neighbors tvs and talking, as well as the folks upstairs walking, but sounded like stomping. And worse of all, the sound from pipes is horrible. You could... More 

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Fremont, California
1 review
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Last Saturday, I stayed one night in this hotel. but when I checked out I forgot to take my backpack with laptop. I called back after I returned home (500 mile away). The staff helped me locate the backpack the mail back to me overnight. I was extremely glad I can receive my backpack in time (in fact, laptop is... More 

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

The desk clerk made my weekend! He had only two rooms left for the evening and he gave My Wife and I a deluxe King room for $100 Tax included! The room was exceptionally clean and they served a free eggs and bacon Breakfast in the Morning. We had a coffee maker, a mini fridge and even a large 47... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Best Western Plus South Bay Hotel in Lawndale, California located midway between Disneyland and Universal Studios offers comfortable and affordable accommodations including a complimentary breakfast, free high-speed internet access, free airport shuttle service, a swimming pool and an exercise facility. The Best Western South Bay Hotel provides comfortable accommodations for business and leisure travelers to the area. Each spacious, well-appointed room is fully equipped with complimentary high-speed Internet access, cable satellite television, ample desk space and a refrigerator. Every morning guests at this Los Angeles area hotel are greeted with a complimentary continental breakfast. After a busy day, guests can enjoy a dip in the swimming pool or a workout at the on-site fitness center. Lawndale, California Hotel Location. The hotel is conveniently located 2 to 5 miles from Southern California beaches, midway between Disneyland(R) and Universal Studios(R). Come experience the hospitality and professional service at the Best Western Plus South Bay Hotel in Lawndale, California. Visitors to the Los Angeles Area find well-appointed accommodations at this upgraded, Lawndale hotel, only two miles from the beach. This Best Western hotel offers easy access to all the great attractions in the L.A. area including the Hollywood Racetrack and Casino, South Coast Botanical Gardens, the Los Angeles Zoo, Little Tokyo and China Town. Travelers will also find the hotel near the University of California and the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). ... more   less 

Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS South Bay Hotel

Address: 15000 Hawthorne Boulevard, Lawndale, CA 90260-1503
Region: United States > California > Lawndale
Price Range: RM418 - RM654 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS South Bay Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 97
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“Ask for a room at the back of the hotel for highest degree of quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles gmdalberta, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the east side are quieter especially on the third floor.”
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“Rooms facing the parking lot are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles Danny_OI812, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
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