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Reviewed 15 January 2017

We have been to this LaQuinta several times... but when we went this time, there was no carpeting in our room. The hallways were all filthy dirty. This hotel needs a remodel. I do not think we will be staying here again. There are too many other choices in town.

Thank Patty Anne A
Prescott, Arizona
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We have stayed here several times the past four years. This time we found the place to be well worn and not well kept. The sheets felt like paper and the room had a feel of worn down to it. We also observed the manager hounding the employees in the breakfast room. True, the price is lower than the others...

Thank recluse1a
Shelley K, Manager at La Quinta Inn Tehachapi, responded to this review

Hi Recluse1a, I'm sorry that this stay wasn't up to standards. We are working hard to turn this place around as we have just recently acquired. We have already started the new remodeling of the hotel and hope that next time you come this way you will give us another try.

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Overall, it was good. Clean room and bed. Pet friendly which was a plus because we were traveling with out dogs for the first time. It was quiet and the bed was comfortable. However the thrown needs a major update, the tv is blurry and the sop in the bathroom was from best western.

Thank Carla R
Monterey, California
Reviewed 1 January 2017

I travel with my dog so I often stay at La Quinta which aren't great but a decent value and this particular one has always been worn and dated. But now in the dog friendly rooms they removed the carpeting and bedspreads, making it finally totally unacceptable. Torn chairs, non-functioning exterior locks etc. Breakfast didn't have juice, milk or rolls....

Thank Tanktroll
Paso Robles, United States
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I stay at La Quinta any time I have a chance because they are not only pet friendly (which I love!) but they also have affordable prices, clean & updated rooms, and friendly staff. The only hiccup I've had at the Tehachapi location has been with one of the key cards not working. Not too big of a deal because...

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Bullhead City, Arizona
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Had to stop at the last minute due to the weather and was able to get a room quickly. Pets are welcome so that was a big plus. Room was nice and clean, although the bed was uncomfortable. Friendly staff and overall a nice hotel. Big selection for breakfast was a plus, refrigerator and microwave in the room also. I...

1Thank Rita B
Stephanie W, Manager at La Quinta Inn Tehachapi, responded to this review

Hi Rita B., Thank you for your review of the La Quinta Inn in Tehachapi. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I also wanted to let you know and anyone else that reads this that we are going to be remodeling soon as well to keep this place at the top of your list to stay...

Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed here because I had a funeral to attend in town. Staff was okay, but seemed nervous around the owner who was on site. Room was okay, but could have been so much better with a little attention to detail. I'll explain: although we were glad to see a refrigerator and microwave we were disappointed to find they were not...

Thank Chale14197
Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 20 November 2016

I have been staying at the La Quinta Tehachapi CA because it is the closest hotel to the glider port at Mountain Valley, and because it has always been neat, clean, economical and their included breakfast is better than many. My last stay, Thursday night 11-17-2016 added a powerful incentive to stay there again. I needed to return to the...

3Thank Terence H
Stephanie W, Manager at La Quinta Inn Tehachapi, responded to this review

Thank your for your review of the La Quinta Inn in Tehachapi C.A. We do our best to make your stay amazing and am very happy that the owner of this facility was able to make that happen. Thank you again.

Peoria, Arizona
Reviewed 2 November 2016

had a micro, refrigerator, pool, spa etc. Even evening cookies with coffee, tea etc. Nice town too, clean fresh air. I had my dog and bird with us, and they were welcome too. Also had a pet area outside with clean up bags too.

1Thank Patricia M M
harrisonville, United States
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Like I said on the survey, staff was friendly, need some updates and general plumbing. Change from carpet to tile, could help keep the rooms easier to clean. Jacuzzi tub needed updated plumbing. The HBO did never work in the room. The truckers parked sideways taking up extra spaces and more handicap needed for parking. Tripped over edging material around...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located right off Highway 58, exit # 151, the La Quinta Inn Tehachapi hotel greets guests with a courtyard setting, inviting lobby, and friendly staff. We are about halfway between Las Vegas and San Francisco. Enjoy the fresh air of Tehachapi Valley, here at the summit of the Tehachapi Mountains, where you will find something for everyone - from small town neighborhoods, mountains, horses, ...see moresprawling ranches, luxury homes, to quaint shops, arts, and dining in this cool oasis. Guests can enjoy a garden setting with our outdoor pool and Jacuzzi, a full business center complete with free wireless high-speed Internet access, free incoming fax, pc printer, and copy service and an on-site fitness centers.Restaurant and Bar just across from the hotel. 24/7 Subway and McDonalds just minutes away from the hotel.Each of our spacious guest rooms features free wireless high-speed internet access, Smart HD TV with cable very soon, refrigerator, microwave, and so much more. Wake up to a our Free Bright Side BreakfastTM each morning, near the lobby.Whether it's business, vacation, or you are just passing through, La Quinta Inn Tehachapi is where you can enjoy a level of comfort above most other hotels in Tehachapi, California ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Quinta Inn Tehachapi

Address: 500 Steuber Rd., Tehachapi, CA 93561
Region: United States > California > Tehachapi
Price Range: $120 - $161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Quinta Inn Tehachapi 2.5*
Number of rooms: 107
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“freeway to the rear and trains to the front- be aware.”
 of 5 bubbles recluse1a, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“In multiple stays at this hotel, I have never had a poor room.”
 of 5 bubbles 91terenceh, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Watch out for rooms in the back near freeway. AC will drown noise out but if you don't need it there could be noise.”
 of 5 bubbles RickSantaRosa, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to ask for a room as far from the rail line as possible”
 of 5 bubbles suebl_13, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms facing the courtyard are quiet. Suite rooms have a sliding glass door that opens up to a patio and lawn area.”
 of 5 bubbles Chip12014, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
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