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San Venanzo
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Not expensive at all , ok room, clean and quiet. It's not far away from the Pier and Venice Beach and the centre of L.A. Not for posh visitors who need silken sheets. Basic but overall very good deal. Wifi is not fantastic.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I booked this place today after finding it on a price comparison website and noting it was the cheapest hotel in the area. It is a two/three minute drive from the Santa Monica Pier. That's the only positive. The staff are rude and couldn't care less. The rooms are dirty, really dirty. Bugs, grime, hair, and unpleasant smells. There was...

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1Thank Telpage2004
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Booked this accommodation for myself and teenage son. Was pleasantly surprised that we had separate rooms. The motel is great value - it's not five star and it is missing a couple of basics like a kettle and bedside lamps, but it is clean and safe and staff are friendly. There is free coffee and cookies every morning. We walked...

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1Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Had such a great experience here. Room was big, bed was comfortable and staff was pleasant. Free undercover parking right next door to your room. Hotel was two miles away from beach. And it cost us like $89 per night. Such a good deal!!

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Clovis, California
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We booked this hotel because we didn't want to spend $300-$700for a single night and the rooms at $200 were all booked up. My BF booked it from one of these sites. These guys only had 2 rooms left so we got it without looking(actually he did). So this place is about 10-15mins from Santa Monica pier and when we...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 12 June 2016

This is a quirky place. The beds were comfortable and it was clean. There are no niceties such as ice or coffee in the room.It was quiet except for the drunk college students returning at 2a.m. Parking requires some skill. In another town I would have felt that I had overpaid however Santa Monica is very expensive.

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Casa Grande, Arizona
Reviewed 15 May 2016

This place is the epitome of "you get what you pay for". The decor is very bare bones which is okay because I go to the beach to go out not stay in but this place is really rundown (missing light bulbs, tv not working to name a few things). There is no air conditioning which is okay on the...

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Arroyo Grande
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Three of us guys leave the wives home and do a motorcycle road trip once or twice a year for a few days. We heard the Petersen Automotive Museum went through a $90 million renovation. We wanted to see it but didn't want to pay the room rates in the greater LA, Hollywood, Beverly Hills area and the Palm Motel...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

We were there for a night. The hotel room was clean and decent. Rooms are small and the cable not functioning. Beds were comfortable. Nothing fancy in the room such as a fridge or a microwave. Not even coffee. We saw a man outside the hotel room pacing left and right waiting for his coffee which they serve outside the...

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Reviewed 22 March 2016 via mobile

Bad service, dirty room, loud place. Pigeons everywhere and the parking space is really tight. It is more like apartments than a motel. Spend a little more to stay in a brand motel. Thr savings is not worth it

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Santa Monica
Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers, roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa Monica pier spins high above the water, while park revelers scream with delight riding the roller coaster. Inland from the beach, Third Street Promenade bustles with shoppers and street performers, where every block seems to have a musical or acrobatic act drawing crowds giving Santa Monica both the feeling of a laid-back beach town and a major commercial hub.
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Palm Motel

Address: 2020 14th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90405-1602
Region: United States > California > Santa Monica > Santa Monica
Price Range: $160 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Palm Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Check out their website. It gives details of what the rooms or cottages have available.”
 of 5 bubbles olblu92, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“not great customer service”
 of 5 bubbles allyson899, 12 Nov 2015 | Read review
“I like ground level rooms on the left side as you drive in. Quiet and spacious:)”
 of 5 bubbles 384kimc, 17 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Try to find one somewhere well lit and closest to the exit so you don't have to smell the funk.”
 of 5 bubbles WorldTraveller34088, 2 Jan 2012 | Read review
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