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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Shortly after seeing my room, I went back to the front desk to get a refund. I was promptly told it was non-refundable. I was not impressed as I had booked for three days. The room was filthy, and this hotel was run down. There were no highlights whatsoever. I work in remote camps and sleep in tents set up...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great value, considering how close to the beach and area attractions it is. Clean, nice areas to sit in outside of the room. Conveniently located. Everything was a breeze. Nice property. Spacious enough so it was fun while househunting here in the area.

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Murrieta
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Had a quick trip to Encinitas stayed at the Portofino the hotel has changed a lot great service and way cleaner. Got lucky stayed in a large room with king bed. Would recommend for location to beach! I really enjoyed walking down 101 to some great food/restaurants!

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Reviewed 8 October 2016

The room itself was tired and run down. Bed itself not too bad and location close to beaches. BUT, horrible customer service when I had to change my reservations and no response when I tried to email about my issue. They were supposed to refund me my money for a cancelled night and that was never noted for over a...

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El Monte, California
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The cost wasn't bad and not far from the beach so we decided to see how we like it. It wasn't the best but it wasn't the worst either. First thing is the room was so hot we were sweating...but we were on the 3rd floor so it took awhile to cool. We went to dinner and came back and...

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Murrieta
Reviewed 2 August 2016

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 28 June 2016

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La Jolla, California
Reviewed 21 April 2016

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Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

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Baja California Norte, Mexico
Reviewed 11 January 2016

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“Hard to say. I guess ask for a north facing upper floor.”
 of 5 bubbles TERESAM439, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on third level are great!”
 of 5 bubbles jbmaverick, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room near the back looks forward ocean. Also closer to bigger parking spaces.”
 of 5 bubbles Bc904, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you have difficulty with stairs insist upon a ground floor room. We were told they only had two and they were both unavailable despite a request submitted months in advance when the initial reservation was made.”
 of 5 bubbles sweetkap, 9 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Jacuzzi room was large-room for 4”
 of 5 bubbles jodydaboss, 1 Mar 2015 | Read review
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