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Ketchum, Idaho
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Everything was normal... room was clean... service was normal... hotel is in a good location to get around... certainly old school.....I needed to check out early and was pretty much told... too bad. oh well...

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Redmond
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This modest, retro hotel had reasonable accommodations (we didn't want fancy...we were here for amusement parks!) and a truly superior staff who are friendly, efficient and dedicated to making sure our vacation went as smoothly and pleasantly as possible.

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Aurora, Nebraska
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great hotel with great service and staff! Well maintained rooms and minutes away from Universal Studios, Bob Hope Airport and great dining! Definitely recommend the Safari Inn to anyone wanting to stay outside of LA in beautiful Burbank.

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Elk Grove, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in town for a memorial service at Forest Lawn and were hopefully optimistic that the hotel was "ok" based on reviews and we were very pleasantly surprised! Nice clean hotel, with friendly helpful staff! Good location, walked to Starbucks for coffee and the Tallyrand for breakfast... nostalgic visit for my better half who grew up in Burbank!

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Elk Grove
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time we have stayed here. This is our motel of choice when we are going to visit Universal. The rooms are clean and spacious. We were able to check in early and the desk clerk was friendly and courteous. We like to stay here because it has the shuttle that takes you to Universal. This alone...

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Salinas
Reviewed 1 week ago

... And I don't smoke. Room was clean but you could smell the faint hit of smoke in the room. I guess the cheaper Trip Adviser rate has a catch - you get the smoking rooms??? I hate complaining so I just tried to deal with it and not think about it ....

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CoastAnabelle, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We sincerely apologize for the issue you encountered upon your stay with us. We have addressed your issue with the Maintenance Supervisor as the room should not smell like smoke. Again our apologies your stay was less than perfect.

Sonoma County CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My initial impression was not positive as I booked through Reservations.com which charged an extra $15 that wasn't on the receipt and wasn't clarly stated in the reservation process. But the hotel itself was fine- a little bit retro with the iconic neon and animal-print fabrics. Service was super friendly and helpful. We didn't use the room service available from...

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We sincerely apologize for the issue you encountered upon booking your reservation. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

San Diego
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quiet,clean and fits the bill. Fantastic neon sign and love the little bar next door. When you just need a place to sleep with great staff and nothing fancy, this is it. What a motel should be like. There should be more of this type around. Always nice not to have to pay $35 to park at a hotel.

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Apple Valley, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this hotel primarily because of the shuttle service, low price, good ratings, and its location. We were not disappointed! The rooms are clean and spacious. The shuttle service is very convenient and the drivers are extremely helpful and knowledgeable. I felt like our morning ride to Universal Studios was a free tour of the Burbank area. Our driver...

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

San Diego
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Front desk staff was friendly and accommodating, even though we arrived three hours before official check-in. We reserved two rooms (for three adults and two children) and both were ready for us lickety-split. Rooms were clean and beds were comfortable. We didn't use the pool but hung out by it and it was clean and sparkling. Other guests reported that...

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind remarks. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Safari Inn

Address: 1911 W Olive Ave, Burbank, CA 91506-2494
Region: United States > California > Burbank
Price Range: $216 - $324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Safari Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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Also Known As:
Safari Hotel Burbank
Safari Inn Burbank
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Burbank
#5 Romantic Hotel in Burbank
#5 Family Hotel in Burbank
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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“Ask ahead if it is a non smoking room”
 of 5 bubbles 449stanleyf, 9 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Rm 203, a corner rm facing the street, it was spacious with a separate sitting area.”
 of 5 bubbles cruzanrumgirl, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 203 is a corner King room and is considered "standard" even though it's almost suite sized, because of it's corner location. Huge bathroom and a couch/desk/coffee table in a separate sitting area. A pleasant surprise!”
 of 5 bubbles raymief, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“turn down your fridge ”
 of 5 bubbles 391shelbys, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Wear earplugs if you're sensitive to noise, rooms on the bottom floor also get street traffic noise.”
 of 5 bubbles themomjen, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
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