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La Quinta Inn John Wayne Orange County Airport

1515 S Coast Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1529
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  • South Coast Plaza
    3.0 km
  • 2 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great Location, Great Price
Very good location and the price is very reasonable. Clean... more
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Boise, Idaho, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Paper thin walls, hookers, weed, loud 15 noise next to biker bar and hooters. Stained floors dirty bathroom saggy bed so dirty slept with my clothes on on top of bedding stayed less than 8 hours. No fridge mircrowave, beat up dryer outside on terrace. Yuck.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked this hotel though la quinta reservations for one night because it was close to our airport. It is old. Staff is friendly, next door to hooters and come night ime is the noisest hotel we have ever been in. It was nasty! So much so i slept in my clothea on top of the covers. Smells like weed, and...

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lqxxxx, Manager at La Quinta Inn John Wayne Orange County Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to comment about your resent stay with us here at La Quinta John Wayne Airport. I am deeply sadden to hear that you had an unpleasant stay. I have shared your comments with the team and as the new manager will be working on making sure your issues are addressed so they are not...

Seattle, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good location and the price is very reasonable. Clean, Friendly and Quiet. Breakfast is good and there are several restaurants very close. providing quite a variety of choices for dinner. Will definitely stay again.

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Carson City
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything I read previously was true, but I travel with a dog and like La Quinta. This hotel is noisy, very thin walls, etc. but the bed was very comfortable. There was foot traffic at all hours, someone talking on their phone outside my room and someone else knocking on a neighbors door at 3:30 am, over and over. The...

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lqxxxx, Manager at La Quinta Inn John Wayne Orange County Airport, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments regarding your stay. We’re sorry about the experiences you’ve mentioned. Having a comfortable and quite room is very important and I’m sorry you did not sleep well. Would you mind contacting us at lq0541gm@lqreviews.com so we may discuss with you personally? We appreciate your feedback and hope to hear from you soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for 1 night i loved the cheap rates and no extra charges for pets but the only things i didn't like was that the first room we got the t.v. did not work and we switched to the room next door and then the shower had no hot water and this is at the la quinta inn...

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lqxxxx, Manager at La Quinta Inn John Wayne Orange County Airport, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments regarding your stay. We’re sorry about the experiences you’ve mentioned, and your comments are concerning to us. We take service quite seriously, and we’d like to better understand what happened during your stay. Would you mind contacting us at lq0541gm@lqreviews.com so we may discuss with you personally? We appreciate your feedback and hope to hear from...

Bakersfield, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was alright, although we thought we were getting the suite with couch and bedroom in other room which is what I asked for and did not get, the shower was very hard to get to work, had to ask my husband for help and he had a hard time also, and the outlets where the coffee pot was...

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Midwest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is a nightmare! It's dirty, dirty, dirty! The room smelled like 30 day old smoke and musk. The carpet was very stained ,felt hard with dirt, and definitely unworthy of walking on WITH slippers. Very noisy, and the phone wires were cut in this room. did call the front desk on my cell to inform them. They did...

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LQ Customer Car... T, LQ Customer Care at La Quinta Inn John Wayne Orange County Airport, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. This is definitely not the kind of experience we want our guests to have. I'm so sorry about the issues you encountered which didn’t meet your standards. I apologize. Rest assured your comments are taken to heart and we will do everything we can to improve. Sincerely, LQ Customer Care

Vista, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Value-priced, but clean and satisfactory. Nice buffet breakfast, and plenty of lawn for dog-walking. Staff was efficient and friendly. Computer in lobby near front door. Location was driving-close to nearby stores and businesses.

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Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 17 December 2016

The La Quinta Inn Orange County is much like what you would find at a Holiday Inn Express or Marriott Courtyard. The hotel was clean and neat. The staff was highly accommodating. The major plus to this hotel is price for value while being centrally located. It is a straight 3 to 5 minute drive to South Coast Plaza.... a...

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 29 November 2016

not the best choice or location..very loud. no impact windows, and there next to the freeway..and a Hooters. Food choice horrible..Still no hot eggs, bacon, protein etc., room need an update. carpet needed cleaning

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about La Quinta Inn John Wayne Orange County Airport

Address: 1515 S Coast Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1529
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Costa Mesa
Price Range: ₹ 4,914 - ₹ 7,848 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Quinta Inn John Wayne Orange County Airport 2.5*
Number of rooms: 160
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“Stay at a different hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles skeeterm_13, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“rooms located across from the restaurant has less traffic noise, also the bathroom appears to be recently refurbished.”
 of 5 bubbles jtkaz, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Facing Hooters is quieter”
 of 5 bubbles tamarag741, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't waste your time. This is a really bad choice. Check out the carpet, plumbing, door before renting.”
 of 5 bubbles Easygoingtravel, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
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