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SANTA FE
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Room 109 and others have an ocean glimpse. Very quiet. Beautifully redecorated rooms. Really comfy beds. No elevator, since most of the rooms are above the carports. Excellent value at $143/night all taxes etc. included.

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Cerscent B, Manager at Crescent Bay Inn, responded to this review

From all of us at the Crescent Bay Inn, thank you. Hope to see you again soon!

WestSlope,CO
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We wanted to spend a night a Laguna Beach on our recent trip. We wanted to be close enough to walk to a beach but really didn't want to pay premium prices or resort fees for a single night stay. We took advantage of a special winter rate and booked a room here. This gem is an older beach motel...

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Cerscent B, Manager at Crescent Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to really get the details down of your stay! We appreciate every word and will take everything into consideration. Glad to know your stay was comfortable. We hope to see you soon, best wishes! -Crescent Bay Inn Team.

Chicago, Illinois, United States
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This hotel is like a clean Motel 6. It has everything that is needed in a hotel room, and it was even recently upgraded. Room has fridge, microwave and flat screen TV. But everything is kind of basic from the linens - bedding and towels - to the furniture. Even the hotel door was lacking a security chain. A nice...

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Friendly reception at the reception. Quiet rooms despite the location next to the main road. Spacious shower room. Wonderful beach below the hotel to which one could borrow beach chairs and beach towels from the hotel.

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Cerscent B, Manager at Crescent Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We hope your experience was a dream, like it is having you! From all of us at the Crescent Bay Inn...Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The good. Close to the beach. Nice paths to Crescent Bay Beach. Room was ok nothing spectacular. You get what you pay for but it did the job. Front desk employee was very nice and helpful. Close enough to downtown Laguna. Free trolley if needed. We did get a good night sleep both nights. The room is priced right. The...

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Cerscent B, Manager at Crescent Bay Inn, responded to this review

Dear valued guest, We thank you for taking the time to review our little piece of the magical Laguna Beach! Glad you got to spend some time in North Laguna also! We appreciate all of the input you have to offer. Hope to see you again soon! Crescent Bay Inn Team

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Room is very clean and modern. Service at check-in was efficient and friendly. Free soft drink or bottled water in lobby refrigerator. The front desk gentleman told us breakfast would be at 7am. We needed to be at an early event so went to the front desk at 7am. Finally at 7:20am, someone arrived with no food. I asked for...

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Cerscent B, Manager at Crescent Bay Inn, responded to this review

We appreciate your honesty, we are always looking for feedback in order to improve. We are working on getting our breakfast room into tip top shape to accommodate to all of our guests' needs and wants. We hope your next visit to Laguna Beach is with us, and we have that all ready for you! Best wishes. -All of us...

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Check in with smooth easy friendly. The room was spotless and updated smells great. Parking was underneath the building coverage which was nice and free. There is a pathway that leads down to the beach and there is a quaint little patio.

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Cerscent B, Manager at Crescent Bay Inn, responded to this review

From all the staff here at the Crescent Bay Inn, thank you for staying with us. Our staff works hard to make sure you are comfortable. Hope to see you on your next stay!

Chino Hills, California
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Don't let the outside fool you! The inside of the rooms are very clean and up-to-date, including the rain shower. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. This was our 3rd time at this hotel, and it has never disappointed. Be sure to find the stairs in the back and walk down to a beautiful bay!

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Cerscent B, Manager at Crescent Bay Inn, responded to this review

We would like to say thank you on behalf of the entire Crescent Bay Inn team! See you next time and best wishes.

Glendale, California
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I was in town to get SCUBA certified, and this had such a great location to be near Laguna Beach (Shaw's Cove and Crescent Bay) - there is even a pathway from the inn to the beach. It is super cute, clean, and comfortable. Amazing shower. There was one weak spot on the flooboards which caused the dresser to rattle...

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Cerscent B, Manager at Crescent Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for noticing all the little details we put into making your stay comfortable. From all of us, we hope to see you again soon. We recommend Crescent Bay Beach to test your new SCUBA skills! Best wishes.

Reviewed 28 January 2017

my boyfriend and i wanted to have a lil night away for my birthday and laguna beach means something to us so we thought it would be perfect to stay there. we came across crescent bay inn and it looked great and had good reviews so we went for it. everything was true. bed was great, location was good, friendly...

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Cerscent B, Manager at Crescent Bay Inn, responded to this review

Kelly, We appreciate you taking the time to put a kind word in. Hope it was all you wished for, see you again soon! From all of us at the Crescent Bay Inn.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Completely redesigned and refreshed, our rooms are clean, comfortable and relaxing. Featuring all the amenities you've come to expect, like a Smart flat screen TV, a microwave and plush bed, we are the perfect place to escape when visiting Laguna Beach California. Easy 5 Minutes walk to the beach and some rooms have ocean views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crescent Bay Inn

Address: 1435 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1318
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Laguna Beach
Price Range: $218 - $440 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Crescent Bay Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 29
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Also Known As:
Crescent Bay Hotel Laguna Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Laguna Beach
#2 Business Hotel in Laguna Beach
#3 Romantic Hotel in Laguna Beach
#3 Family Hotel in Laguna Beach
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Laguna Beach
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“Rooms with ocean view are quieter.”
cindy20172017, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“select second or third line from the street”
nk174, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“For a little more quiet go with the rooms with views. Rooms in the middle of the building have less foot traffic from nearby rooms.”
Lampbell, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“ask for room with ocean glimpse”
friedperson, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Building C upper floor rooms have a bit of an ocean view, but the advantage is that they are very quiet.”
misspWestSlope_CO, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
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