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County Wexford, Ireland
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25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Booked as a cheap and cheerful quick stop option. While the place was fairly clean it didn't feel it. Noisy guests upstairs. We checked out very early. The Wifi worked well and parking charge was waived.

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Baakersfield
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55 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Stayed there after concert in town. For a room 138 and 20 to park in the tiny parking lot. Could of stayed at a better motel cheaper (with free parking) but we couldn't drive further. Other than that, room was below average and outdated by 30 plus years.

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Coconut Creek, Florida
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1 review
Reviewed 4 July 2016

I visited all the way from the opposite coast and came just to see the last room jim morrison lived in before he left for paris! We parked at the opposite end of the motel and walked the catwalk to see room 32's door open ///I of course just wanted to walk in and luckily enough a guy named Matt... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Poor service, all they want is money. From the website, it states that they provide free parking, in the end we gonna for 8USD per day for the confined car parking. Secondly, the air-con broke down when we stayed up for the 2nd night, what a terrible night we had.

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Thank Wei Xian A
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21 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Ive stayed here a few times when I was having financial problems. The place is very basic but has free wifi. A very nice Indian couple own the place and are always friendly. The only problem is that it is cheaper so you see a lot of hookers and drug addicts that frequent the motel.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015

If you love The Doors and are desperate to "live for a night" in Jim's old hotel room, then you have to tick this box. True it isn't very clean, but it's OK. Jim's room is on the very noisy side of the street, but - like i said - if it has to be done, you'll live with it.... More 

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Northolt, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Grim with a side helping of grimness. People question if the Jim Morrison room is authentic or if its been decorated and upgraded since he stayed there. Well if that room has the one I stayed in hasn't been touched since the 60`s. But hey I knew after the reviews what to expect, it was a bed and it was... More 

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1 Thank CatbirdSouthRuislip
California
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1,696 reviews
74 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 946 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2015 via mobile

What a dump. Horrible location, like being on the street. Noisy. Filthy air. Questionable guests who are likely turning tricks. Yuck. I would not return here if I were paid to do so. On the other hand, ifb you like sleazy.....

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Brisbane, Australia
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98 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2015

Where to start with this place, charged a total $90 for the night it felt more to the likes of a really bad motel from a movie that is about bad motels. At most i'd pay $50 for this place. Things wrong. 1. Noise Levels, although it's not the motels fault they're on a main road used by emergency services,... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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73 reviews
25 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

This was my second time visiting the Alta Cienega Motel. My previous review was quite detailed so check it out if you want loads of detail. This time I stayed the night, and I have to say, this place is really fine if you are not a snob. It's budget but clean. Very outdated but really, if you just want... More 

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Additional Information about Alta Cienega Motel

Address: 1005 North La Cienega Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069
Region: United States > California > West Hollywood > West Hollywood
Price Range: ₹ 6,137 - ₹ 6,614 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Alta Cienega Motel 1*
Number of rooms: 21
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“stay away unless desperate.”
 of 5 bubbles ballerina501, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“room 32..you gorra stay there if yo LOVE Jim Morrison”
 of 5 bubbles nlam64, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Do not choose this.”
 of 5 bubbles weixiana, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Quiet room #22 or ask for Jim's room (not quiet)!”
 of 5 bubbles stephen2d, 18 May 2015 | Read review
“Pay extra and look elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles CatbirdSouthRuislip, 29 Apr 2015 | Read review
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