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Portofino Inn Burbank

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Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 7 April 2014

The exterior looks not so good but the interior are very nice recently refurnished the rooms have a good size, beds are very comfortable nice & clean bathrooms, flat TV good free internet. Good coffee and bread in the morning but unfortunately no eggs and fruit, the cost are a little expensive but the location are OK.

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Leicester, MA
Reviewed 17 February 2014

A basic hotel with no fancy amenities such as pools but good size rooms with a decent desk. Mine was on the first floor street side but from 10-7 it was nice and quiet. Mine had a microwave and mini frig. The included breakfast was basic but adequate: hot drinks, juice, cereal, bagels, toast and some pastries. In the same...

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Mission Viejo, California
Reviewed 30 January 2014

This appears to be an older property but my room here was an updated standard King room. Granite counter top for the sink and granite enclosure for the shower/bath. Microwave and small refrigerator. The bed was very comfortable. The room was clean. A good value for the money. It favorably compares to Best Western.

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1Thank Ben C
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 January 2014

I read these reviews before we left, and I agree with most of them. The place is not impressive on the outside, but better on the inside. They've really tried, with deep burgundy carpets, crown molding and dark shiny furniture, including an armoire (so, no closet). But there are those signs--a big burn mark on the carpet, a cigarette stain...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 24 December 2013

Great for the price you pay. Rooms are very clean. Decent continental breakfast. Friendly staff. Wi-Fi was pretty strong in our room. The only knock I have on this place is the location. If you have a car (which upon hindsight, we should have rented one) it's not bad. We did Hollywood, Universal Studios and Warner Bros. while we were...

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1Thank GoTron
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 11 November 2013

We were going to see the Tonight Show in Burbank, so we wanted something close to the studio. This hotel seem to be the best in the area for the price. We ended up staying 2 nights, but were more than ready to leave by the 3 day. The rooms had been recently renovated, but they were very small and...

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LA
Reviewed 7 October 2013

The service and rudeness at this establishment is incredible. The rooms stinks, the carpet was stained, they charged us an extra $50/ night at the door for a room with a double bed, after i payed in advance with a card, the WiFI repeatedly cut out, and the free breakfast was a joke. Furthermore I was woken up at 9am...

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2Thank MrSlimPickins
Reviewed 12 September 2013

My girlfriend and I have stayed here at least 5 times. We have always been happy and comfortable here at this hotel. The location is good and close to many things. However, this stay was different. We arrived in early and I called the hotel to see if a room was available for early check in. In the past, there...

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1Thank kityhwk
Reviewed 2 September 2013

The people were nice, the rooms were clean, tv, microwave, fridge, COMFORTABLE beds! Hassle free check in/out. Good price. Great location. I am very happy with my stay :D I did have trouble parking that night when I got back because something was being filmed at the Inn, but I was able to park soon after and it was not...

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1Thank K_Sanders3
St. Petersburg, Florida
Reviewed 28 August 2013

This was where my husband and I stayed while visiting LA on our honeymoon. Clean, quiet, and recently renovated, this was such a good find. A good price, and polite staff as well. Rebooked it for our visit this year!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Portofino Inn is a 50 room Hotel/Motel that is located in the heart of Burbank, we are only a few minutes away from the Disney studios, Warner Brother Studios, short drive from Griffith Observatory, Hollywood sign, Magic Mountain, Down town Los Angeles, Hollywood, Universal Studios and only 9 minutes away from Bob Hope Air Port... Portofino Inn offers King, Double Queen, (Smoking and non-smoking) Queen Handy-cap as well as a King non-smoking with a Jacuzzi. We are family oriented as well as great for business travelers, stay from one night and extend your stay as long as needed. Portofino Inn - Burbank is under NEW MANAGEMENT as of Jan. 2015. Please give us the pleasure to meet your hospitality needs and allow us the opportunity to earn/keep your business. We pride ourselves in the level of customer service we provide to each and every one of our customers. Every customer is our most important customer. Alfredo, Manager ... more   less 

Additional Information about Portofino Inn Burbank

Address: 924 West Olive Avenue, Burbank, CA 95106
Region: United States > California > Burbank
Price Range: $162 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Portofino Inn Burbank 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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“inspect the room before unpacking, and speak up if there are problems”
 of 5 bubbles richardv24, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms front the courtyard/park lot- a few do not, but have cramped exterior corridors. Noise was never excessive from the park lot.”
 of 5 bubbles EaglesHonour, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for Top (Second) floor, on end away from street.”
  • MICROWAVE AND FRIDGE
  • STAINS ON LAMP
  • PATCH JOBS EVERYWHERE
  • STAINS ON CHAIR
  • OLD MICROWAVE FROM THE 1980s?
  • EVERYTHING LOOKS GOOD AT A DISTANCE, BUT UP CLOSE, IT IS DIRTY
  • CHIPPED PAINT ABOVE HEADBOARD. WRINKLED BED SPREAD
  • AC LOOKS FAIRLY NEW; NOT TOO LOUD; WORKED WELL
 of 5 bubbles BudgetTraveler91411, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Have a lot of luggage? Choose main floor rooms as second storey is stair access only.”
 of 5 bubbles AndreGK, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you need an elevator to a 2nd floor, ask if there is one: I didn't see one.”
 of 5 bubbles EaglesHonour, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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