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1601 N El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-4964
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
Updated 06/11/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 06/11/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#3 of 18 hotels in San Clemente
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Casablanca Inn is an excellent choice for travelers visiting San Clemente, offering a family-friendly environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. While staying at the Casablanca Inn, visitors can check out San Clemente Community Center (0.8 mi) and San Clemente Downtown District (0.9 mi), some of San Clemente's top attractions. Free wifi is offered to guests, and rooms at the Casablanca Inn offer a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and air conditioning. During your stay, take advantage of some of the amenities offered, including a 24 hour front desk, 24 hour check-in, and newspaper. Guests of the Casablanca Inn are also welcome to enjoy a pool and free breakfast, located on site. For travelers arriving by car, free parking is available. If you’re looking for a Mexican restaurant, consider a visit to South of Nick's Mexican Kitchen + Bar, Avila's El Ranchito, or Surfin' Chicken, which are all conveniently located a short distance from our property. If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out San Clemente Pier (0.9 mi), Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens (0.9 mi), or Rainbow Sandals (0.3 mi), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance. Enjoy your stay in San Clemente!
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Tennis court offsite
Kids stay free
Children's television networks
Parking
Wifi
Hot bath
Outdoor pool
Heated pool
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Vending machine
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting rooms
Massage
Steam room
BBQ facilities
Baggage storage
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Laundry service
Self-serve laundry
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Air conditioning
Desk
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Coffee / tea maker
Microwave
Flatscreen TV
Hair dryer
Safe
Iron
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Refrigerator
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Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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Kudoku_11 wrote a review Dec 2021
Escondido, California102 contributions68 helpful votes
I chose Casablanca Inn solely because of the great reviews I read online. I rarely get to take days off and I wanted to relax without traveling too far from where I live. Casablanca Inn reviews were great so I thought this place could be perfect to spend overnight to relax. Check in went wonderful. The front desk clerk was very nice. He even stood up and showed me around, I was very appreciative. My room was 1st floor, right off parking lot (window away), and no view, nothing like I saw from the website photos. There are microwave, mini refrigerator, and even mini kitchen sink, which was wonderful. Also I found out the bathtub was one of those “jet” equipped big tubs! I was very happy. Room was old but clean. I saw “coffee available in front desk” from website (I thought….) but I did not see one. It rained during my stay. I was planning to walk a lot, but that was not the good idea with the weather. The neighbouthood was surrounded by “auto” repair places, and right next to Coaster station. There were quite many “questionable” people all over, walking around, and I really did not feel safe, nor comfortable. I was just about to take a bath and eat something what I got from take out, and looking forward to it. Then, I realized my heater was not working. I called front desk, and someone came in to check, turned out my heater unit was broken and needed to replace it. I asked it would take a long time, since my room wall AC unit was quite large (size). He said it would take 10 min. So I waited. They did not offer to switch the room. He came in 30 min later (by the time I was freezing), and started to remove the broken unit from the wall, then put on new one (I thought new one). It was just “another” old heater, he put on. It took almost 1 hr and my “bath/dinner” relax time delayed. As soon as he put the different unit, I realized the unit was “older” and dirty and making huge, “construction” motor noise, like wall-shakes and unable to hear the TV sound, then also I smelled “burning”. I asked the guy if he smelled “burnt” but he said no. I just wanted to relax so I let that go. Well, it was rumbling horribly after that. Not just a “noise” but rumble. I wanted to complain but it was late and I did not want to go through any more troubles. I could not sleep because of the noise, so I had to turn the heater off to go to sleep. I woke up during the night, and found out the Power was out. Complete dark. Since I was no longer wanted to stay here and could not wait to Leave, I decided to browse through internet until morning, and realized wifi was down. I called front desk and asked if it could be restored, and he said it would be later on today. This long waited vacation that I was looking forward to, was nothing like I expected and I cannot tell how disappointed I was. This is definitely not worth for what I paid for. I am really hoping that I would receive some kind of words from the hotel for this Heater/Power/internet malfunction experiences with full price of room charge. And I Do hope they would not put anybody into this room after I left, with this heater which made outrageous noises. Please do NOT assign anybody in this room until this Heater unit had been replaced. This is not ethical. Thank you.
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Date of stay: December 2021
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snuze62 wrote a review Aug 2021
Phoenix, Arizona7 contributions1 helpful vote
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If using as a time share, not equivalent to home base. Units are not the same size and there are not kitchens or laundry in the units. However location to the trolley was excellent. The staff was accomodating but due to Covid-the breakfast was lacking. Not the fautt of the property
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Date of stay: August 2021
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Joshua P wrote a review Dec 2021
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Great location (less than a mile from Pizza Port), free WiFi, simple breakfast options included (breakfast burrito, waffle, toast with avocado spread), and spacious rooms. Decor is a bit dated, but not a deal breaker.
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Date of stay: November 2021
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TeslaTidbits K wrote a review Nov 2021
24 contributions16 helpful votes
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I would stay here for the nearby beach (2 blocks away) and shopping at the beautiful San Clemente Outlets. The Tesla Superchargers at the outlet was very convenient. The hotel itself is old but well maintained. We stayed for 3 nights for the Thanksgiving weekend. We stayed at room 313 on the 3rd floor for the building directly above the covered parking area + driveway near the lobby. Since it's pandemic, the daily free breakfast is limited to freshmade waffles, fruits, coffee, tea, toast, and microwave burritos and muffins from Costco. I skipped the syrup for the waffle because of High Fructose corn syrup (it's just me). Free parking onsite. One thing I noticed was the tight on-site parking situation as it could only accommodate small cars. Despite the sign indicating parking is for compact only, many large vehicles use the spots anyway. I'm thankful street parking was safe as it is in a semi-residential residential area. Even for compact cars, the spots were really tight. Room had space for a couch but didn't have it. Toilets are not tightly bolted on the floor. So you'd feel it's rocking when it's being used. Also, the small bathroom window on 313 will not shut close. Very old. There really is no lobby. Breakfast area is on the other side of the large ground floor next to the pool. City(or probably county) mandated no masks for fully vaccinated guests. I'm fully vaccinated + booster but masked the whole time anyway. Towels not changed daily. That's fine with us. But i thought i'd mention. Staff were nice. No problem. They just didn't enforce proper parking etiquette for guests. There's a restroom on the ground floor next to the elevators but they're for hotel staff. Guest restrooms are at the pool area. I thought it's confusing to place a staff-only restroom next to the elevator lobby. There's a nearby Dollar Tree store in case you need supplies like an airfreshener for the toilet. We used our timeshare points for the stay and paid a nominal fee for the exchange.
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Date of stay: November 2021
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2songbird wrote a review Sep 2021
Borrego Springs, California24 contributions8 helpful votes
Older place, room was clean and quiet. Does not at all look like the photos so perhaps they gave us a room that had not been updated yet. Courtyard and pool areas were nice and it was close to the beach. This stop was part of a longer trip up California coast so we stayed one night only. Parking was included and the sunset was free!
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US$102 - US$232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
best western casablanca hotel san clemente, best western san clemente, san clemente best western
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaOrange CountySan Clemente
NUMBER OF ROOMS
64
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Frequently Asked Questions about Casablanca Inn
Which popular attractions are close to Casablanca Inn?
Nearby attractions include Outlets at San Clemente (0.8 km), Rainbow Sandals (0.5 km), and Sea Summit Trail (0.6 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Casablanca Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a pool.
Which room amenities are available at Casablanca Inn?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Casablanca Inn?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and barbeque facilities during their stay.
Is parking available at Casablanca Inn?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Casablanca Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include La Siesta Restaurant, La Colombiana, and The Riders Club Cafe.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Casablanca Inn?
Yes, guests have access to a pool and a fitness centre during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Casablanca Inn?
Yes, laundry service and self serve laundry are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Casablanca Inn?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Does Casablanca Inn offer any business services?
Yes, guests have access to a business centre and meeting rooms during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Casablanca Inn?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.