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Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's kind of llate review ..but this place was very good .We booked a junior suite directly from their website which has a kitchen and convenient to lobby ..they provide shuttle to universal studio at morning and night which are totally on time ,without any hustle ...very efficient and helpful ..saves you lot of energy ,time and money for parking...

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Reading, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A fun retro location that is easy to get in and out when visiting Burbank, WB and/or Universal Studios! This hotel room was "just enough". While the rooms are older, they were well-kept. My kids loved the "roof top" sitting area and the neon sign. Plus free shuttle service to Universal was a huge win! The one drawback was that...

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the amenities provided. We sincerely apologize for the noise issue and will look into what we can do to ensure it is resolved. Thank you once again. We look forward to welcoming you...

San Jose, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place and will definitely be returning! I chose it based on reviews and recommendation from Universal Studios website. It did not disappoint one bit! Clean facility, friendly staff, close to Universal Studios. We ordered from room service more than once; they bring it from their sister location across the street and I was afraid the food would be...

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Mesa, United States
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very close to Universal Studios and the shuttle service sold us on the hotel. Unspoken amenity, a CVS is next door in case something was forgotten at home. Staff was amazing and super friendly. The shuttle was on time every time.

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Vancouver Island
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just loved the Safari Inn in Burbank! Clean, comfy, quiet, everything you could need, and that incredible old school sign! Friendly staff, the drivers of the free shuttles were wonderful, especially Steve, who rescued us from the storm at Universal Studio! Free parking was a bonus, and once we got our bearings it was very well situated. I'd stay again...

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Room had everything needed. Pool was great. Shuttle service to Universal Studios was amazing. Free parking included. Close to stores and grocery. Can't imagine a better value in the area. Would stay again!

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Alameda, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The free, courteous shuttle to/from Burbank airport & Universal Studios can't be beat. The staff were all very kind, helpful and friendly. The rooms were incredibly clean. It's on a 4 lane street, and while they've upgraded the windows to help with sound reduction, you may want to bring ear plugs if you are a light sleeper.

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Ketchum, Idaho
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Everything was normal... room was clean... service was normal... hotel is in a good location to get around... certainly old school.....I needed to check out early and was pretty much told... too bad. oh well...

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SafariBurbank, Front Office Manager at Safari Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We sincerely apologize for the issue you encountered upon check-out. Unfortunately when you make reservations through a third party website (Expedia, Hotel.com, etc.) the reservation is non-cancelable and non-refundable. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Redmond
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This modest, retro hotel had reasonable accommodations (we didn't want fancy...we were here for amusement parks!) and a truly superior staff who are friendly, efficient and dedicated to making sure our vacation went as smoothly and pleasantly as possible.

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Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

Aurora, Nebraska
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Great hotel with great service and staff! Well maintained rooms and minutes away from Universal Studios, Bob Hope Airport and great dining! Definitely recommend the Safari Inn to anyone wanting to stay outside of LA in beautiful Burbank.

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Thank you for your kind comments. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your overall stay and were satisfied with the quality of the accommodations as well as the level of service and amenities provided. We look forward to welcoming you back to Burbank in the future.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Safari Inn

Address: 1911 W Olive Ave, Burbank, CA 91506-2494
Region: United States > California > Burbank
Price Range: $203 - $340 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Safari Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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 of 5 bubbles mariehN8977UQ, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The hotel is just off a main street not too far from a hospital, as such during certain parts of the day it can be a bit noisy. If you're a light sleeper, pack a pair of ear plugs and you should be fine.”
 of 5 bubbles H3330GEkimberlyc, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in 120. We heard the people above us arrive but once they got settled in we didn't even notice them any more.”
 of 5 bubbles AndeaAnderson, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There is a refrigerator and a coffee maker, use them. Bring easy breakfast items and extra coffee or your favorite creamer like we did to start the day off right. If not, there is always room service and some good places near by. Very important for new comers staying in the LA area, the neighborhood was calm and we felt beyond safe, the area seemed very relaxed. ”
 of 5 bubbles bobbiej23, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“229 is a roomy junior suite with a full kitchen. It shares a wall with only one other room (230) which helps with noise transfer, except that there's an adjoining door between the rooms which allows for a good deal of sound transfer if there are guests staying there. Also, it would be great if the hotel put up a curtain (in addition to the blind) at the kitchen window to prevent guests from being awoken with the sun. ”
 of 5 bubbles sfstarfish, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
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