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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is a scam. They charged my card and said manager is gone for a week and won't refund almost $400 they charged to me card!! Total scam. Reported to Capital One. Don't book here! They just give you the runaround and fraudulently charge your credit card!

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is in a very good location in town and close to the local shops. The hotel itself was very clean and the staff was very friendly. The breakfast included cereal, fruit and rolls. We would stay there again.

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Temecula, California
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I just love Solvang. It’s unique, and somehow manages to be charming without being corny. One of the best features about this place is that you can walk everywhere, if you start from the right location. Svendsgaard’s Danish Lodge is perfectly situated for your stay in Solvang. You are within easy walking distance of the Mission, restaurants, shops, and wine...

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Svendsgaard, Guest Relations Manager at Svendsgaard's Lodge - Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your extensive review on January 19, 2017 of your stay from last October 2016. We apologize for the "not-so-good". After researching your past stay, all was remedied with the note you left housekeeping at the time of your departure which was than brought to the General Manager. We are presently room by room updating our bathrooms, fixtures....

Northridge Ca
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Previously like this hotel. Checked in and told by clerk that my room was ready, next to laundry room, difficult to change since I was told I booked through a 3rd party and not directly with hotel. Apparently hotel favors those booking with directly.Then sent to a lousier room in the back with mold and parking lot street entrance. Good...

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Reviewed 22 December 2016

Check in was pleasant and friendly, room was in rear, second floor but comfortable and quite adequate. Continental breakfast, basic bagels, some danish (not great) cold cereal and the usual trimmings. Next time I'll get coffee and eat out. Location just about perfect, right on rte 246 and I block to main shopping and restaurants-what could be better.

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Cedarburg, Wisconsin
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We had a lovely time at this hotel on a 3 week road trip of Southern CA. Our room was large, homey and comfortable. It was the corner room with windows overlooking Solvang's downtown and this turned out to be wonderful as the street was decorated for Christmas . The location puts you right at the end of downtown so...

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Located in the middle of Solvang, this hotel is a great find. The staff were friendly and made good recommendations. It had some nice perks like free coffee and tea on the 2nd floor all day long and free wifi. Room was clean and comfortable. Bathroom had 2 sinks - win! I would stay here again.

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Mountain View, California
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Room was OK. Needed remodeling. The staff was terrible. The girl that checked us in was RUDE, insulting and just downright unpleasant. She insulted my friend also checking in and totally ignored several questions I asked her. If I had her name (she would not give it) I would gladly post it here. The management should get rid of this...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We stopped in Solvang and we didn't know if we were going to stay overnight and I'm glad we did! We saw Svendsgaard's as we were walking around the town and decided to pop in to see if they had rooms available and they did. We got a ground floor room with access to the pool and Jacuzzi. The room...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The hotel looked unique, just like Solvang itself. The employees were nice, I had no issues checking in. The employee there asked where I was from and she gave me recommendations as to how to navigate Solvang. It was appreciated. The rooms themselves are a little dated, but I did not expect Four Seasons in the first place. It was...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Svendsgaard's Lodge - Americas Best Value Inn

Address: 1711 Mission Dr, Solvang, CA 93463
Region: United States > California > Solvang
Price Range: $115 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Svendsgaard's Lodge - Americas Best Value Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 48
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“I wouldn't book this hotel thru Priceline, Expedia, etc.Might get a losy room and poor customer service.”
 of 5 bubbles PhilPorterRanch, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“wait until the update their rooms and hire new staff.”
 of 5 bubbles robinp973, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“My opinion, try to get a second floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles GaryVanNuysCA, 12 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are some rooms overlooking the pool that might be slightly better than the ones on the outside of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles MisterMVA, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the front are small.”
 of 5 bubbles ConnieIavarone, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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