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Portofino Inn Burbank

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Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Great place to stay room was very clean and comfortable staff was friendly and helpful we would use them again for a stay. Dispite it doesn't have a pool I'm still happy with everything else they offer for the price. One improvement I would suggest to be made is where they serve breakfast is very small and not comfortable because... More 

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Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

After taxes, this room was $190 for one night. I was told that included a discount. The walls are thin, we could hear our next door neighbors' conversations (and other activities, but hey - that's to be expected, I suppose). The neighbors upstairs were talking and walking around at all hours of the night. Their steps sounded like pounding on... More 

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Newark, California
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Reviewed 18 March 2016

We booked Portofino Inn over this past weekend because most hotels were somehow booked up in the area. It looks sketchy from the outside, but it's definitely not that bad on the inside. Although street noises were pretty bad in the mornings. Having just moved over from staying 2 nights at the Quality Inn in Downey, this place we majorly... More 

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Fair Oaks, California
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Reviewed 12 March 2016

The nightly rate is the best thing about the Portofino Inn. Customer service was also very good (front desk and housekeeping were both friendly and helpful). The bed was comfortable, the TV quite good, and the bathroom was spotless. I wish the carpet, chair, and bed cover had been as notably clean. Conveniently located near the Burbank airport and freeways... More 

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Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

This Lodging location is good for Burbank with reasonable prices. The rooms are nice and continental breakfast is available in the morning. Portofino Inn has good location with museums a block away. Several restaurants are within walking distance, some with excellent food and features.

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Reviewed 14 February 2016

Hands down this was some of the best, personal and accommodating staff encountered. I travelled a fair bit for business as while this was personal last minute travel for memorial event and was looking for reasonable priced yet clean etc. for solo travel I couldn't have done better. From Alfredo's (manager, I believe) phone time and follow-through to his staff,... More 

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Falls Church, Virginia
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Reviewed 10 January 2016

We had a nicely priced, very good stay. It has free parking and it is close to downtown. The room was fine and the bed was comfortable. Burbank is a lovely, neat town. Definitely recommend staying there if you are going to the Universal Studios.

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Ajo, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015

We stayed here for the Thanksgiving holiday. I had read previous reviews and decided to make reservations. Glad I did. Great choice thanks to previous reviewers. Rooms very clean and comfortable. Coffee 24 hours--nice. Also close by is the Chandler bike and walking path.

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Burleson, Texas
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Reviewed 7 October 2015

Very nice hotel with great rooms and a great staff. The hotel is very close to Warner Brothers which made for a great vacation. The rooms are very clean and spacious and the beds are very comfortable.

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Patel M, Manager at Portofino Inn Burbank, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your experience with our future guests, we value and appreciate your feedback. We are very pleased to see you enjoyed your stay at Portofino Inn, we will share your comments with our staff. We welcome you back any time. Thank you and best regards, More 

Phoenix, Arizona
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Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a hotel that was close to Universal Studios Hollywood and decided to give this place a shot after reading the reviews. It was only a 10 minute drive to the theme park in traffic and was significantly less than the hotels in the surrounding area. The hotel offered free parking, guaranteed late arrival,... More 

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Patel M, Manager at Portofino Inn Burbank, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with our future guests, we value and appreciate your feedback. Many of our guests choose Portofino Inn because of it's proximity to many of the local attractions/points of interest. We offer free wifi, free parking, free juice and coffee 24 hours, 24 hour front desk, Continental breakfast and bottled water... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Portofino Inn is a 50 room Hotel/Motel that is located in the heart of Burbank, we are only a few minutes away from the Disney studios, Warner Brother Studios, short drive from Griffith Observatory, Hollywood sign, Magic Mountain, Down town Los Angeles, Hollywood, Universal Studios and only 9 minutes away from Bob Hope Air Port... Portofino Inn offers King, Double Queen, (Smoking and non-smoking) Queen Handy-cap as well as a King non-smoking with a Jacuzzi. We are family oriented as well as great for business travelers, stay from one night and extend your stay as long as needed. Portofino Inn - Burbank is under NEW MANAGEMENT as of Jan. 2015. Please give us the pleasure to meet your hospitality needs and allow us the opportunity to earn/keep your business. We pride ourselves in the level of customer service we provide to each and every one of our customers. Every customer is our most important customer. Alfredo, Manager ... more   less 

Additional Information about Portofino Inn Burbank

Address: 924 West Olive Avenue, Burbank, CA 95106
Region: United States > California > Burbank
Price Range: ₹ 8,182 - ₹ 13,910 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Portofino Inn Burbank 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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“Ask for Top (Second) floor, on end away from street.”
  • MICROWAVE AND FRIDGE
  • STAINS ON LAMP
  • PATCH JOBS EVERYWHERE
  • STAINS ON CHAIR
  • OLD MICROWAVE FROM THE 1980s?
  • EVERYTHING LOOKS GOOD AT A DISTANCE, BUT UP CLOSE, IT IS DIRTY
  • CHIPPED PAINT ABOVE HEADBOARD. WRINKLED BED SPREAD
  • AC LOOKS FAIRLY NEW; NOT TOO LOUD; WORKED WELL
 of 5 bubbles BudgetTraveler91411, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Have a lot of luggage? Choose main floor rooms as second storey is stair access only.”
 of 5 bubbles AndreGK, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you need an elevator to a 2nd floor, ask if there is one: I didn't see one.”
 of 5 bubbles ASKEagleEye, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
“2 floors to choose from.”
 of 5 bubbles weekender714, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Being a motel cars park right outside the room doors, so a room on the upper level may be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles J00ls39, 12 May 2016 | Read review
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