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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When we booked this hotel, the price was so low for the area, we seriously weren't sure what to expect. We were hoping for clean sheets and towels, anything else would be a bonus. I'm pleased to say this hotel didn't disappoint. We had 2 queen beds. The room was plenty spacious, the sheets and towels were clean, the water... More 

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Hayward, California, USA
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21 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good prices in off season visits. Located in walking distance from the beach. Ample parking. Complimentary Breakfasts Great Staff. I always enjoy staying here. Easy to get to Marina State Beach or other beaches by walking Small pool/hot tub.

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grandmakarenjo
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The reviews had me scared but we went anyway. The price was good for being close to the beach. It was 1/2 mile away. The hotel is older but it was clean and the staff were all very nice. The breakfast was good.

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Patricia S, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Beach Dunes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. I appreciate you giving us the chance to provide you with an enjoyable stay. It is our goal to make each and every guest's stay comfortable and memorable More 

Arbuckle
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would like too see breakfast served earlier in am so easier to get to job site on time due to traffic and location from hotel. Would like to have better water pressure and softer pillows. Everything else was good.

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Patricia S, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Beach Dunes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. Our breakfast hours are 6am-10am and if you are on the road before that time our guests can arrange for a "Grab N Go" breakfast bag from the desk staff. All Best Western's provide this service. The water pressure is unfortunately out of the hotel's control. Due... More 

San Mateo, California
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location is about 10 min drive from Monterey which is well worth it for the price differential. Clean room, comfy beds, very nice staff, great breakfast, coffee all day. Would definitely stay there again.

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Patricia S, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Beach Dunes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are so pleased to read that you enjoyed your time with us. We await your return More 

San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a very cheap hotel, but it looks and feels like a super cheap motel. I was there for only one night, otherwise it would've been more annoying. Towels and sheets were not very clean, carpet was disgusting.

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Thank orm76
Patricia S, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Beach Dunes Inn, responded to this review

We sincerely apologize that you were not satisfied with your accommodations. Our priority is our guests and we truly appreciate your feedback and hope that you would return to us in the future so we may provide you with a more comfortable stay More 

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Monterey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are quite modern, stylish and comfortable. We booked a sea view room, which was amazing. Wi-Fi was a struggle in the room ( reception staff was very helpful) and there is a small business centre, so it was ok. The dining room looks great, good choice of food. The hotel charged extra for parking which was a surprise... More 

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Patricia S, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Beach Dunes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the review but I believe you have the wrong hotel. We do not have "sea view" rooms and we do not charge for parking. I only post this response so that guests reading our reviews are not mislead by this post. We are located across the street from Marina State Beach but our views are of the... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 6 nights There're systematically removing all refrigerators and microwaves from rooms. They have made cuts to all there services, little to no shampoo and soap. I've stay primary at BW where ever I go, this one is the absolutely the worse one. I'm a diamond member, these rooms are not worth more than $50. per/night. The motel 6... More 

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Patricia S, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Beach Dunes Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate you taking the time to review your recent 6 night stay with us. You are correct; we are making some changes but I would like to correct you in saying that we are replacing and refurbishing and not removing. I apologize that your stay fell during this time. We have an ample supply of amenities and at any... More 

Barcelona, Spain
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155 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Basic clean hotel. The room was big enough and clean. The bathroom was small but clean. No refrigerator. Free wifi and parking. They let us check out 45 minutes later. It's very close to highway 101, but the room was quite.

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Patricia S, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Beach Dunes Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your short stay with us. We are happy that you were satisfied with the accommodations. We hope that you will choose to stay overnight the next time you are in the area. More 

London, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We secured our reservation through Hotwire late in the check in date and got an excellent $64 rate. Room and location were well worth it. Free internet worked well, large rooms, average breakfast (no bananas or granola). Upon leaving in the morning my wife noticed old stains on the sheets that should have been eliminated before using. We would return... More 

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Patricia S, Guest Relations Manager at BEST WESTERN Beach Dunes Inn, responded to this review

We are pleased that you enjoyed the location and feel you received value for the price you paid. I apologize that the breakfast selection did not have items you were expecting and for the blemished sheets. I will be sharing your feedback with both the laundry department and the Management in hopes to avoid these inconveniences for future guests. Thank... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN Beach Dunes Inn

Address: 3290 Dunes Rd, Marina, CA 93933-2005
Region: United States > California > Marina
Price Range: RM424 - RM750 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN Beach Dunes Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 84
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“West side rooms are further away from the freeway.”
 of 5 bubbles WaOz1, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Not all rooms created equal here.”
  • The desk chair in my room
  • View of parking lot from my window that wouldn't close
 of 5 bubbles Shiner16, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It's a motel so ground floor room windows are right on the parking area.”
 of 5 bubbles audreyg543, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Wait for sale rates and this hotel would be worth staying at.”
 of 5 bubbles akaern, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms away from Highway 1 will be quietest.”
 of 5 bubbles JayBah, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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