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The Kinney

Pacifica HotelsUS$229*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights. It is about a 20 min walk down to Venice Beach or the public bus pulls up out front for $1. There is a bottle shop right next door and lots of restaurants in close proximity. The hotel itself is modern retro, very clean, our room (suite) had 2 flat screen TV's, fridge, coffee...

Thank Lorraine M
Aaron R, Manager at The Kinney, responded to this review

Dear Lorraine M, We greatly appreciate your feedback and thank you for choosing the Kinney. It’s nice to see that you enjoyed your stay and satisfied with the proximity to Venice Beach. Please come back and see us again soon! We’ll have the fresh baked cookies ready for you! Thank you, Aaron Rhodes General Manager

New York City, New York
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I love this hotel! What a sleeping gem in LA -- the staff is amazing and the layout is so unique and vibrant yet comforting at the same time. I travel to LA often for work and when looking for a westside location I stumbled upon this. I've been back again since and it's my new go-to. Definitely book this...

1Thank ewood02
West Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2017

My husband and I stayed here with our 3 year old son for 2 days. We usually stay at the Farmer's Daughter opposite the Grove as it is convenient to just stroll over there but we wanted a change of scenery. The Kinney is such a wonderful option for families. The suites are roomy, newly furbished with very well made...

1Thank Travelling_sales_grl
Lafayette, California
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My family stayed here on a Friday and Saturday night. We had a suite with a pull-out couch. Although the room was small, it was very well-appointed and the decor was so fun, that we didn't really notice how small it was. The bed was really comfortable and my 2 children said the pull-out was comfortable too. There was a...

1Thank Bethany B
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 11 April 2017

What has been an updated funky style decor is a delight but the best part of this place is people who host you, they are fantastic enthusiastic young hosts. They really make the greeting experience worthwhile coming through the doors the first and every time after. Always looking to help in any fashion. The location is ideal close enough to...

Thank VittorioP4
Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went to Venice beach for a long weekend. Had a great time eating, drinking and enjoying everything that the area had to offer. The Restaurants on ABBOTT Kinney were fantastic and golds gym was everything we expected. The hotel was clean and very convenient to all the hot spots in the area. Not fancy, but the bed was very comfy.

Thank carpro5
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Perfect location to explore Venice, Santa Monica, or Culver City. You're no more than. 5 $ uber ride anywhere. Front desk was great, very nice people and extremely accommodating in every way. I would for sure stay again.

Thank steven p
Launceston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Definitely a good place to stay with bags more personality than the chains. The decor was great, really fun. We had a lovely, big room with comfortable beds and pillows, which was cleaned very well. The courtyard area was also a hit - small but perfectly formed with a small pool, jacuzzi (both heated), sunloungers, ping pong tables and a...

3Thank Munchkin208
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Perfect location, a stone's throw away from Venice Beach. Lovely rooms and decor. Beautiful and polite service all around. The only slight downside is the breakfast selection which is slightly limited but still perfectly good. All in all, a perfect boutique hotel for both business travellers and getaway seekers.

2Thank Miltos S
Reviewed 3 April 2017

My two teenage boys and I just stayed here for 4 days. It was great! We all loved the "hipster" decor, but most important was the service. All was wonderful starting with the free breakfasts, to the valets, to the front desk and other employees. Everyone was friendly, very helpful etc. I would definitely stay here again and recommend to...

Thank Lynn K

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Staying in Venice

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Venice has always danced to its own beat as the epicenter of bohemian culture in Los Angeles. Along the boardwalk there are street performers and local craftsmen selling their wares. Original paintings, souvenirs, and jewelry are on display. Crowds of visitors marvel at the sites while weightlifting enthusiasts pump iron in plain view, and skateboarders do their tricks around the skate park. All of it happens under the warm California sun with sprawling views of sand and sea. Heading east, the main drags of Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Main Street are lined with boutique shops, some major retail stores, art galleries and restaurants. Here the ambiance is more relaxed and upscale than the frenetic boardwalk area. Venice is a mostly walkable (and certainly bikeable) neighborhood, full of areas to explore.
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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With our playful style and central location, live like a local at The Kinney hotel in Venice Beach. Grab your entourage and truly experience So Cal - from courtyard loungin' to beach cruisin' - our house is your house. Keep the Snaps going with complimentary Wi-Fi, cool off in our dipping pool, and when you're ready to call it a night, refresh in brand-new beds. Now is the time to truly experience Venice (and give your friends a little FOMO). ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Kinney

Address: 737 Washington Blvd, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-5542 (Formerly The Inn at Marina del Rey)
Region: United States > California > Marina del Rey > Venice
Price Range: RM1,064 - RM1,698 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Kinney 3*
Number of rooms: 68
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus The Inn At Marina Del Rey Hotel Marina Del Rey
Holiday Inn Marina Del Rey
Marina Del Rey Holiday Inn
Holiday Inn Express Venice Area
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Marina del Rey
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Marina del Rey
#4 Family Hotel in Marina del Rey
#7 Business Hotel in Marina del Rey
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“Courtyard, upper level”
428carolel, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room away from Washington Boulevard if traffic bothers you.”
alithea154, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had room 331, we didn't hear any noise.”
Travelling_sales_grl, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Families work best in a King suite with the pullout sofa and sliding doors to separate so you get some privacy from kids!”
VittorioP4, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“traffic noise is real”
uesnna, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
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