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    The Little Inn by the Beach

    1819 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-3245
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 July 2015

    Stayed here over the 4th of July weekend. The room was clean and had the nice surprise of both a whirlpool bathtub and a door that lead out to a little patio area. Absolutely perfect for a summer night. Our room was on the 3rd...More

    Thank Georgina R
    Reviewed 4 June 2015

    Not much parking, but big clean rooms. Firm beds. Clean sheets. Fairly quiet. Carpets were dirty (take your shoes off & see). Only one trash can. Came with plenty of towels, soap, and shampoo. Walking distance to food, shopping, and beach. USMC base close by.

    1  Thank G A
    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    Tina, the manager, welcomed me by phone and graciously answered my questions. This is not a corporate, cookie cutter hotel but a charming little inn which harkens back to a gentler time in California when hotel rooms were unlocked with keys which turned in the...More

    1  Thank Kathryn L
    Reviewed 27 April 2015

    Lovely atmosphere about the place, but was a quite dirty. Can tell it hadn't had a good clean in a while, just simple wipe downs. There was grime all around the taps etc. Pillows were bad also. Wifi didn't work.

    Thank Veronica E
    Reviewed 23 March 2015

    We stayed here 8 days and it was absolutely fine! It is right next to the 5 but we didn't hear it. They have a little breakfast - bananas, oranges, power bars, Capri Suns, coffee and hot water. The breakfast isn't ready till 8:30 but...More

    Thank Maryc99719
    Hampton Inn and Suites San Clemente
    672 reviews
    #1 of 18 hotels in San Clemente
    0.9 km
     
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    #2 of 18 hotels in San Clemente
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    The Inn At Laguna Beach
    818 reviews
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    22.0 km
     
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    559 reviews
    #3 of 18 hotels in San Clemente
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
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    • US$81 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    24 December 2014|
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    Response from Billylikesfop | Reviewed this property |
    Believe me, this isn't somewhere you want to go/stay. I'm not too familiar with this site but feel free to email me so I can give you a more detailed explanation. I might still have the pics Also, the dude behind the desk... More
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    "Don't stay at this place unless the price is reduced to less than $100/day"
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