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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stay right downtown, surrounded by all the wonderful shops and eateries, and you can't go wrong in Solvang. The rooms are sparse and modern in that Scandinavian way, but you're supposed to be out enjoying the countryside, not holed up in your room. Beds are very comfortable, and everything is clean. You also get free breakfast pastry and coffee across... More 

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Claremont, California
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed one night just for a visit to our favorite winery. We had never stayed in Solvang because our go to hotel was always the Marriott but that's a different review. This hotel was small but quaint and nice to be within the small cute town of Solvang. I'd recommend it for a night or two.

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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48 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place at a great price and a great location. Wow, what a reception area, light, beautifully decorated with Danish designer furniture. Great welcome. Easy access, right on the main drag, and just across the street from a nice bakery and the brewpub, and not far from a lot of great vineyards. The room was beautiful, so Danish that it... More 

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new york, new york
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34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I stayed at this hotel for a wedding happening right outside of Solvang last weekend and was hoping for a clean, hip hotel based on the photos I saw online. Upon checking in, I was greeted by a room that looked like it could have been a Motel 6 with a fresh coat of (badly painted) white paint. The room... More 

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France
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67 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We only stayed one night and had a great deal on a third party website. Convenient located at the beginning of Solvang and walking distance to main street. Room was clean with basic amenities. Only the internet had some problems but for one night it was not a major issue but could be improved. Otherwise nice stay and quiet. Easy... More 

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Camarillo, California
1 review
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Hotel was great. Simple amenities, but very clean. The linens and the towels were high quality, very nice. Included in our stay was a coupons for 2 coffees and 2 pastries at the Danish bakery across the street, which was very cool and very delicious. I'd definitely stay here again.

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West Linn, Oregon
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Just a pleasant place to stay in simulacral Denmark. No frills, but relatively affordable with original styling. Good central location on the main road through town. And they have a boules/bocci court. It's across the street from a couple of good breakfast places, but breakfast doesn't come with the room.

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Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Hotel was centrally located and a good value. Walking distance to everything in this small town. Beds were not very comfortable, only other furnishing was a counter under window with two chairs. We booked for price not amenities so I was ok with it

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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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104 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

It is tough to find a reasonably priced room in Solvang. With that said, that's about all you'll get here. Very minimal furnishing, tiny bathroom, weird light fixtures. This place is fine if you don't plan on spending time in your room. One plus, there was a little fridge in the room which was great for leftovers.

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Long Beach, California
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107 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2016

It seems like every other place in Solvang is now selling or making wine, capitalizing on the booming wine tourism trade. Unfortunately, that has caused hotel prices in wine country to balloon, and Solvang is no different. The price for a room at the Hamlet Inn is steep for what you get, but pretty decent for Solvang. Our experience was... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hamlet Inn is located in the heart of downtown Solvang. Within walking distance of shops, wine tasting rooms, restaurants, the Elverhoj Museum, PCPA Theaterfest, Hans Christian Anderson Museum, and minutes drive to world class golf courses, Chumash Casino, Los Olivos, Santa Ynez, and wineries. Our complimentary bicycles are perfect for getting around town whether you're wine tasting, shopping or both, it's a fun way to take in all that Solvang has to offer. Before going out to dinner, wind down in our gazebo, or play a game of bocce ball! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hamlet Inn

Address: 1532 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463-2608
Region: United States > California > Solvang
Price Range: $143 - $241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hamlet Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“They are all on the same level, nice location.”
 of 5 bubbles reograd, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room back from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles WendyK784, 6 Feb 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are quaint and away from the main road.”
 of 5 bubbles iteach043, 28 Jan 2015 | Read review
“There are no good rooms, not for the price. It should have been half price, as far as I'm concerned.”
 of 5 bubbles 737luv2travl, 12 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Ask to see the rooms if they give you the option. We were able to look at 2 different rooms and then choose which one we wanted.”
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