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Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

The room was very clean and well kept it has a large flat screen tv with a great channel selection our room had a fridge and a microwave the complementary breakfast has a large selection cereal pastries bagels and fresh fruit we appreciated the hospitality and the kind service from the owner if we come back to LA we will...

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Tucson
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Pulled into the parking lot to first see other guests trying to navigate very bad parking spots. Went to check in and manager could not find the reservation. She did not have my name or listing and I spoke live to her the previous day. When I produced the card she then found the reservation. We were there for a...

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TheWilshireMotel, General Manager at Wilshire Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback on your experience. We pride ourselves on being the best, affordable motel in West Los Angeles. While we are located in a highly accessible area between Westwood/UCLA and the Santa Monica beaches, it’s regrettable that our parking situation is challenging. And while it can require a bit of patience, it is in fact...

Winona, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 March 2015 via mobile

We visit family about once a year in L.A., and prefer this to any other motel.Furnishings are simple, clean and the staff is friendly and helpful. Continental breakfast works for us, and we enjoy the fresh fruit each morning.

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TheWilshireMotel, General Manager at Wilshire Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property. Your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments regarding our customer service and cleanliness. We try, every day, to provide quality customer service, that our guests expect. Thank you again, and we look forward to seeing you on your next trip to West Los...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 December 2014

This hotel is in one of the most walkable and trendy parts of Santa Monica. The motel consists of a few bungalows , very good for a small group or a family to stay in. They are like garden apartments and excellent for senior citizens who may have trouble with stairs. There is a ramp to drive in from the...

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 2 December 2014

This is the third year we have stayed here during the Thanksgiving week. I don't think there is a thing that owner Julia wouldn't do to make our stay a good one. Yes, the units were built in 1930, but the beds are comfortable, linens are always clean, the breakfast offerings are fresh and varied. Management makes improvements every year,...

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 10 September 2014

Me and my family (wife, 5 and 3 year old) stayed there last year in september. At first it was a nice time, but then one night a wild street dog injured with bloody and terrible smelling wounds ran into our room staight into the bathroom. I managed to get it out, but the whole room was stained with blood...

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McHenry, Illinois
Reviewed 11 August 2014

We stayed here for 3 nights. It was affordable and a nice place to stay overall. It was better than a hotel room. We shared a cottage with my parents and it was spacious and comfortable. We all really enjoyed our time here.

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TheWilshireMotel, Manager at Wilshire Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Wilshire Motel (Los Angeles, CA). We try our best to provide an enjoyable stay for our guests at a reasonable price. We thank you for your comments, and we hope you come back to stay with us again. Travel safely, Julia, the manager

Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 9 August 2014

This is an old, quaint and charming motel. Those are usually code words for run-down and shabby. But not here. It is quaint and charming in the true sense of those words. Looks like it was built in the '20s or '30s and has been kept up (not renovated) very nicely. Carpets could use a good cleaning but everything else...

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TheWilshireMotel, Manager at Wilshire Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your on-line review. We take pride in providing the best service at the best price. We've been called the "Best Value Motel in West Los Angeles" for a reason. We appreciate your business - and hope to see you again soon. Travel safely, The Management Wilshire Motel

Tucson
Reviewed 8 August 2014

If you are a picky traveler and want everything to be perfect, this is not the place for you. However, if you are flexible and are concerned about cost, this is a good value, especially for where it is. Close to Santa Monica, in a very old structure, this motel is perfect for an inexpensive in an otherwise very expensive...

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TheWilshireMotel, Manager at Wilshire Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your on-line review. We take pride in providing the best service at the best price. We've been called the "Best Value Motel in West Los Angeles" for a reason. We appreciate your business - and hope to see you again soon. Travel safely, The Management Wilshire Motel

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Bringing a car to LA, it was important that we find a place with parking. After looking at reviews here on TA, I was convinced that the Wilshire Motel was a good alternative. I was not disappointed! The rooms are basic, but clean, and have everything you need for a short stay. Breakfast is simple, but does the trick. I...

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TheWilshireMotel, Manager at Wilshire Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of the Wilshire Motel (Los Angeles, CA). We try our best to provide an enjoyable stay for our guests at a reasonable price. We thank you for your comments, and we hope you come back to stay with us again. Travel safely, Julia, the manager

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small, family-run, 17-unit motel with an international & budget travel clientele. Most people love us for our great rates,and keep coming back for the convenience of our location.ROOMS: we have 17-Intimate guestrooms. The Cottages are larger, some have 2-bedrooms or 3-bedrooms with 1 or 2-bathrooms or small kitchen. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wilshire Motel

Address: 12023 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025
Region: United States > California > Los Angeles > Westside
Price Range: RM1,184 - RM3,269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Wilshire Motel 4*
Number of rooms: 18
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Also Known As:
Wilshire Hotel Los Angeles
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#19 Spa Hotel in Los Angeles
#31 Luxury Hotel in Los Angeles
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“Just don't stay here or if you have to NOT THE ROOM WITH THE PINK WALLS!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Carlie_100, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the end rooms facing Wilshire Blvd or the back alley if you are bothered by background traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles ubernihile, 29 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Choose a room away from the Wilshire Boulevard traffic if available”
 of 5 bubbles bobfloyd8, 25 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Don't do it here”
 of 5 bubbles RonK630, 21 May 2015 | Read review
“There are bungalows further in from Wilshire that are quieter.There is lots of shopping, restaurants and I noticed some people taking evening stroll.”
 of 5 bubbles Tamale624, 2 Dec 2014 | Read review
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