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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Although on a moderately busy road (ask for a room in the back) this was an unexpected jewel. The owners/managers where super nice and most accommodating. We walked (10-15 minutes) to the beach and historic pier. Our room had a 5 burner gas stove, full refrigerator and kitchen pots. pans and dishes - although the latter was crammed under the...

Thank beaverbee
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Booked through booking.com for £40 for 1 night. Easy to find and very friendly reception. Room good size for us with large comfortable bed. Large cable TV. Bathroom clean with good shower. Excellent stay for ££. Hummingbirds present in back of motel, which is appealing for visitors from overseas. Short drive to main part of town. Complimentary coffee and water...

Thank VanessaB_107
Blacksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 27 November 2016

My fiance and I stayed here for 8 days while I was visiting him over Thanksgiving. He's in the navy and stationed nearby, so this motel was a great find for us as it is conveniently located about 20 minutes from his base and close to the beach as well as downtown Ventura. We had an excellent experience. The outside...

Thank Jennifer D
Riverside, California
Reviewed 14 November 2016

It was a nice little spot was expecting worse. But hotel is clean and has a few appliances. I personally take Clorox wipes when staying in hotels with kids you need to. Seems like they just remodeled the rooms that is a bonus means owner cares. I was not going to pay $250 at the places down the street. I...

Thank 318rls
Santa Ana, California
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This is for room 104, a kitchenette unit on the end of the building. Assets The owner and his wife at the front desk are very nice people. Many updated fixtures in the rooms. Very good interior lighting. Nice soft beds, plenty of blankets. Plenty of nice hot water for showering. Full-size kitchen appliances - stove, microwave, refrigerator. Good, fairly...

Thank memartin2
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had an upgraded room which was huge and recently refurbished. No complaints on cleanliness or size of room which was quiet and at back of motel. Lady at reception was incredibly helpful - providing a corkscrew to using tv and local knowledge. For the price overall package was hard to beat.

Thank bluehat64
Kiel, Germany
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We had booked a normal room and were upgraded to a bigger room with a kitchenette, everything was newly renovated and very stylish, the staff of the motel was very friendly and helpful, Ventura is a nice town on your journey along Highway 1.

Thank Susanne G
New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 17 September 2016

This little motel is right on the road, but was very quiet, adequate parking and beautiful newly renovated rooms. Morning coffee and directions were greatly appreciated. The managers, a young professional couple were very sweet. I highly recommend

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Thank Catherine O
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We visited for a one night stay as we were travelling from San Francisco to Los Angeles. We would like to thank this motel for wonderful service and also very very very good rooms! They have been newly renovated and to a high standard. Do not let the exterior distract you from the incredible rooms with huge TVs!! New beds...

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Extremely friendly owners. The motel has recently been renovated inside. Don't be put off by the outside which still needs renovation. Very clean, spacious and comfortable. Oh and quiet! Lovely breakfast cafe just along the road.

Thank Tillyisgr8

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the exquisite beauty of Ventura, California, with your stay at the Crystal Lodge Motel. We offering spacious, comfortable, newly remodeled rooms. Beautifully done kitchen suites are perfect for your vacation stay.The Crystal Lodge Motel has 18 rooms, with a quite home like visit. Rooms are fully furnished with kitchenettes, 27" to 50" plasma/LCD televisions, as well as 81 channels, including HBO, ESPN, and some High Definition (HD) channels. Rooms also have phones, Free high speed wireless service (up to 20 mbps), coffee makers as requested, as well as the comfort of your temperature with your own air conditioning. We are 1/2 mile from the beach and walking distance to several restaurants and shopping centers. Commercial room rates, extended long term rates, and senior citizen discounts are available. We also accept all major credit cards.Spend your next vacation at the Crystal Lodge Motel, where the beauty of Southern California comes to life! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crystal Lodge Motel

Address: 1787 E Thompson Blvd, Ventura, CA 93001-3326
Region: United States > California > Ventura
Price Range: RM363 - RM1,046 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Crystal Lodge Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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“Back side will be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles beaverbee, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“inner rooms wont face the traffic, but you view the dumpster, so your call.”
 of 5 bubbles GGZOLA, 30 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the back of hotel are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles RandallL499, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The better rooms are non-smoking”
 of 5 bubbles lokik2015, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The Suite was nice it was only a few dollors more then the King room. It has a Spa in the living room which is romantic.”
 of 5 bubbles 952edwardg, 13 Aug 2014 | Read review
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