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Bakersfield, California
Reviewed 28 January 2015

My Family has stayed here at least one hundred times over the last twenty years, and this is probably the best freeway-side hotel in Salinas. They are currently working on the rooms to Update them. Strengths-Friendly Staff. Fresh cookies on PM Check-in; the Black Bear Diner on Premeses is OUTSTANDING. THey will do their best to give you everything that...

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review, your feedback is very important. It helps pin point any areas where we can improve the guest experience. I am delighted that you continually make the Laurel Inn your choice while visiting Salinas. The staff works meticulously to meet and exceed the expectations of our guests. If you experience anything...

Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

This is a nice place to stop heading to San Francisco. The rooms are clean, simple and large and this is a motel characteristic of USA. It is a good value for money. There is a restaurant near the motel, and the breakfast is nice for a motel of this category.

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for making the Laurel Inn your choice during your recent visit to Monterey County. We appreciate your business and look forward to your future reservations.

Glendora, California
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Laurel Inn Motel is rated better on TripAdvisor than a lot of the motel chains one expects to be rated higher than an independent motel. The price is really great. The room was clean, the bed was firm, which I like, not quite so well liked by my husband, wifi was strong in our room and free, kthe breakfast was...

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for making the Laurel Inn your choice during your recent visit to Salinas. Our goal is to meet and exceed the expectations of all our guests. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We appreciate your business and look forward to your future reservations.

Morris County, NJ
Reviewed 21 November 2014

Nice room, reasonable prices, and a good escape from Monterey when hotels there jack up the prices because of a special event. Only one complaint: we could hear everything in the adjacent room. And when people walked past our room outside. People weren't yelling or talking loudly, but the acoustics seemed to amplify everything ... including when I woke up...

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for making the Laurel Inn your choice during your recent visit to Monterey County. I apologize for the noise you found disruptive. Rooms with connecting doors do tend to magnify noise and again I apologize for any discomfort you experienced. Please feel free to call the front office anytime you have a concern. We appreciate your business and...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 18 November 2014

The price is a good value - however, we experienced major problems with the reservations.com which we did not realize we used. I changed my reservation prior to the deadline to incur a fee and had to send 4 emails and make 5 phone calls to be sure it was done correctly since I was emailed the incorrect dates over...

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. Your feedback is important to us. I am so sorry for the difficulty you experienced in regards to the change in arrival date. Unfortunately when a room is booked through an outside booking agent we (the property) are limited to the changes we can make. I am glad that your...

Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 9 November 2014

We stayed here for a week in early October for the SCCA Runoffs at Laguna Seca. It was only about 15-20 minutes to the track. The rooms were quite, large and comfortable. Our room had been recently renovated with new carpet, paint and tiling in the bathroom. We had a secluded room on the backside of the hotel that was...

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review, your feedback is important to us. I am delighted that your stay was enjoyable. The entire staff works with meticulous care to ensure the comfort of our guests. We appreciate your business and look forward to your future reservations.

portsmouth, VA
Reviewed 2 November 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights in late October while visiting our family. Hotel was only 7 minutes from our family's apartment and had easy on off access to highway 101. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Breakfast was as expected when you hear continental. Hotel allowed for early check in. Pool looked awesome although we did not utilize it. Restaurant in...

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for making the Laurel Inn your choice during your recent visit to Salinas. I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay. It is our goal to meet and exceed the expectations of our guests. We appreciate your business and look forward to your future reservations.

Asheville, North Carolina, Usa
Reviewed 19 October 2014

Quiet. The bed was comfortable. Poor "continental" breakfast. The front desk has 10% discount cards for a pretty good cafe next door. Nice staff. Reasonably priced for the area, which is why we stayed there.

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review, your feedback is important to us. The Black Bear Diner is an excellent option for breakfast, lunch or dinner. We appreciate your business and look forward to your future reservations.

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 10 October 2014

For a low cost option in the Monterey area, this motel is fine. Very clean room, the beds were decent, and they offer a breakfast. The breakfast is pretty basic - cereals, muffins, toast, bananas - but no eggs. The pool looked nice, although small, and there were refrigerators and coffee makers in the room. A decent place to overnight.

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for making the Laurel Inn your choice during your recent visit to Salinas. Our properties central location provides our guests with easy access to all the wonderful things Monterey County has to offer. We appreciate your business and look forward to your future reservations.

San Mateo, California
Reviewed 9 October 2014

Laurel In is just off the highway, so it's easy to get anywhere from here. The Black Bear is a great little place to get a meal. In July is when I first stayed at the hotel. The staff was very nice and helpful. Shawna was great help, when the rooms had been booked over the weekend she always seem...

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Laurel_Inn801, Guest Relations Manager at Laurel Inn Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review of our property, your feedback is very important to us. Our staff works diligently to meet and exceed the expectations of our guests. When the motel has limited vacancy we often have to think of creative solutions to provide accommodation our customers. I am delighted that Shawna’s customer service stood...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spanish exterior - 1 mi to city center, 1 mi to major shopping. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Laurel Inn Motel

Address: 801 West Laurel Drive, Salinas, CA 93906
Region: United States > California > Salinas
Price Range: ₹ 4,973 - ₹ 9,678 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Laurel Inn Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 145
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“Upstairs for quiet rooms like anywhere, while rooms are pretty sound proof, try to stay away from the highway and the stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles RonG610, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“They do offer accessible rooms upon request.”
 of 5 bubbles 503marthaf, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Any side but the street side.”
 of 5 bubbles barbaraf330, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ours was facing the main road.....loud, but you would expect it to be.”
 of 5 bubbles WaOz1, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Reserve early, be there early”
 of 5 bubbles S7993VAbruces, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
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