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Tacoma
Reviewed 23 May 2015

This facility is nowhere near the description on their website. We were looking for an inexpensive place to stay for a guys weekend, although we did expect more than a run down 50's style motel, especially for the price we paid. This is the chance you take when booking on-line and relying on websites to give a legitimate description of...

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2Thank 575roberth
Reviewed 18 April 2015

The staff is caring and attentive but I get the since that they are also protective of the property...! The rooms are a little small but clean and modern! The WiFi is good and the housekeeping does a very good job at cleaning after you!!! I liked the coziness and the privacy of the property and the drive to your...

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1Thank Robert M
Reviewed 20 February 2015

this hotel is so dirty nasty they don not clean/wash the sheets it smelled so bad shower was so dirty. the beds are so old and nasty you make one little move it and sounds like you moved the whole bed remote to tv does not work. their so called breakfast is nasty cookies that are expired. the ac is...

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1Thank Melissa H
Reviewed 20 January 2015

This hotel is not worth anything over $40! And it is no where near universal! There is no continental breakfast just Tampica Juice and dollar store cookies. Rooms are dirty and beds are really uncomfortable...

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1Thank Ilovecali6
Moscow, Russia
Reviewed 2 January 2015

I'll start off by saying I was glad we read the reviews first before we walked into our room. It gave us a sense of humor which would have been otherwise lacking. We had to stay here on New Years because everything else was full (our own fault). I felt the price of $200 was way too high considering the...

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Thousand Oaks, Ca
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Not such a good experience. Housekeeping was bad, they forgot to leave toilet paper and they also forgot the remote control for the TV, the toilet clogged, they had to transfer me to another room which had cockroaches.

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Reigate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2014

The place is a little worn around the edges, but the manager really tries to give people a comfortable stay whilst in LA and the price is really reasonable. Like others have said, it is very near Universal Studios and the Hollywood sign. Sure, some of the guests are undesirables and the bed is a little firm, but so what....

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2Thank bex89
Reviewed 17 July 2014

I had a horrible experience. I didn't think I can stay there anymore than 10 minutes. No phone, free wifi, yea when it's available. No clock or iron. Beds were uncomfortable. Room smelled. Here's the good thing, if it's one night you may get through it if you're gone most of the day. It's 5-7 minutes away from Universal Studios,...

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1Thank Monicalugo23
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 July 2014

Don't waste your money here! We needed a quick overnight to go to Universal Studios the following morning. We checked in very late in the evening and left early morning... believe me that was too long of a stay! It cost $125 plus tax & fees (a rip off).... That is a ridiculous price for what they delivered; extremely dated...

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1Thank Louay
Reviewed 21 June 2014 via mobile

Nothing luxurious but was OK. Despite of the carpet which made me allergic (never had such problems with dust) and had to take medicine for that, the AC did work well and the bathrooms seemed clean. The beds were fine as the room service. Breakfast was a joke, some orange juice and candies (the mini kitchen was disgusting and dirt)....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This resort style INN is a unique 58 year old landmark with Spanish style cottages that have been restored over the years to original condition with modern amenities such as Wi-Fi, Complimentary Cable TV & HBO, Starz, etc ... So come on over and enjoy 4 star amenities at 1/2 the price. Located in prime Studio City area, 1.7 miles west of Universal Studios Hollywood. There have been many movies filmed in this hotel such as Devil In A Blue Dress, Lost Highway, and many more. The Inn is minutes from shopping, fine dinning and entertainment. Hotel serves complimentary assorted pastries and coffee and hot tea & Juice for breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Patio Inn

Address: 11466 Ventura Blvd., Studio City, Los Angeles, CA 91604
Region: United States > California > Los Angeles > Universal City Area
Price Range: $171 - $282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — El Patio Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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El Patio Hotel Los Angeles
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“Ask for a room away from the boulevard”
 of 5 bubbles alorsenfants, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Try and stay at the room closest to the main office - there might be wi-fi there.”
 of 5 bubbles GirlOnFilm, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Don't Bother”
 of 5 bubbles 575roberth, 22 May 2015 | Read review
“try to get a room net to the office”
 of 5 bubbles S9869XLmelissah, 19 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Advice: spend your money wisely and go somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles Louay, 3 Jul 2014 | Read review
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