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The Little Inn by the Beach

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 11 am. Luis at the desk let me into my room on the third floor right away. Room clean and comfortable with ocean view - marred only by the freeway running between the hotel and the sea! All in all very quiet, pleasant and so affordable:)

1Thank aliza088
Pataskala, Ohio
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The hotel was small and certainly not near the beach. The room was okay though small. It was very close to the highway so could, at times, be noisy. The staff was pleasant. Probably would not stay here again though the price was good.

Thank traveler60California
Reviewed 11 October 2016

The hotel has good down hill a bit since our stay there last summer. First the good...The location of the hotel is great. Only a couple of miles from the pier and beach. Good places for breakfast and lunch within walking distance. I highly recommend SC Cafe across the street. The gentleman who checked us in recognized us from a...

2Thank John B
Kenilworth, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 October 2016

First the good stuff: I like the look of this place and the room had a pleasant feel to it. I had a king bed, everything was clean, a very spacious room with a microwave and a fridge that actually kept things cold. Front desk was helpful and pleasant. Having a table and chairs on the deck-type area on each...

Thank di_lithium
Topeka, Kansas
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Close to freeway, a bit noisy, but didn't seem to bother our sleep much. We knew for the price it wasn't going to be the Ritz, however, it appeared as though it wasn't really cleaned very well... Like a good deep clean, just more wiped downed. Wi-fi never worked well, toilet seat was wobbly, coffee pot malfunctioned and went everywhere,...

Thank Lori M
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We were visiting in Southern California and needed a place to meet some friends that live a ways north of where we had been and decided on the Little Inn by the Beach. It's an older motel that has been remodeled and updated. Just off the freeway made it convenient since we know nothing about the area. Several dining choices...

Thank LaJuania D
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I was staying here for 3 nights. Close to beach, good size room, close to all nearby places. No breakfast due to county issues. Cheap stay for ocean vacation. Beautiful beaches near by (Dana Point, Salt Creek park and Laguna Beach), nice Pier.

Thank Alex I
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

I came in after a long day of golf, exuasted and needing some rest. Then while me and my wife were sleeping well, the motel attendant called my room at 10:30 pm to tell me I had to reposition my cars parking because my tire was on the line. Is that incredibly stupid or what. Never again.

2Thank dave t
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at nearly every hotel in san clemente over the past year and this would be our second favorite. Clean, nice owners who care. Nice rooms. Location is on east side of freeway though and you can't walk to beach or downtown. We would stay again though.

Thank LAtravelman78
San Diego, California
Reviewed 12 April 2016

We booked one night here to be close to Dana Point, as we were taking the boat to Catalina the next day. There was a problem with the room we booked (a leak of some kind), so they needed to put us in a room with only one king, instead of 2 queen beds. The staff was very apologetic, helpful...

1Thank LORI D

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quaint local family owned Inn with ocean view, yet near Hwy 5, restaurants, shops. We offer a king or 2 queen bed clean, comfortable and spacious rooms with the following amenities:Continental Breakfast Daily Patio and ocean/sunset view Microwave and mini fridgeCoffee maker, iron, iron board, and hair dryerDining and office table and chairsAlarm clock radio with adaptor for Ipod, music deviceTV, DVD player and DVD moviesParking – some coveredLocal restaurants, surf board and bike rental, shopping and night life walking distanceEasy on and off Hwy 5 access, just minutes to San Onofre, Camp Pendleton, Dana Point Harbor, State Park, Beaches ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Little Inn by the Beach

Address: 1819 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672-3245 (Formerly Motel San Clemente)
Region: United States > California > Orange County > San Clemente
Price Range: ₹ 5,620 - ₹ 10,529 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Little Inn by the Beach 2.5*
Number of rooms: 18
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Little Hotel San Clemente
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“Very little parking, so be prepared”
291lorid, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“request a third floor room overlooking the courtyard”
253georginar, 10 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Each room faces west so your sunset view is lovely.”
466kathrynl, 26 May 2015 | Read review
“Top floor may have a better ocean view.”
WrtravlCor, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
“It is not 'by the beach', but close!”
Dlplatt, 3 Jan 2015 | Read review
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