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Extended Stay America - Orange County - Lake Forest

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Free grab-and-go breakfast: Jumpstart your day with a free grab-and-go breakfast that includes a variety of breakfast bars and muffins, hot cereal, coffee, and tea. Cash is accepted as a form of payment for those guests paying by a weekly or monthly rate. A valid credit card must be kept on file for incidentals. Cash is not accepted as a method of payment for guests paying the daily rate.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
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Microwave
Non-Smoking Rooms
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46Car recommended
Grade: 46 out of 100
46Restaurantswithin 1 km
1Attractionwithin 1 km
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We only stayed here due to black mold and asbestos found under our kitchen floor. General Manager, halfway through our stay, said we had to leave due to a church convention coming in for a couple of days - and my husband was out of town at this point - so stressful!!
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Response from 00esa, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Orange County - Lake Forest
Responded Sep. 20, 2017
Thank you for being our guest and for taking time to leave feedback. We are sorry for the miscommunication regarding our availability due to a convention. We regret that we caused you worry during your unfortunate situation of being forced to leave your home. We know no amount of apology can make up for this, but we are glad that we were able to accommodate you for as long as you needed to stay. Thank you again for your feedback, and we hope you will consider giving us another chance to show you the hospitality you deserve. General Manager
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They didn't discount me or charge me the correct amount.There room was dirty the girl in the front was rude with every question i had she had some sarcastic responce. The bedding was dirty and not changed also the shower and sink were dirty as well.
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Response from 00esa, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Orange County - Lake Forest
Responded Sep. 12, 2017
Amber, we are disheartened to read your review. Please accept our sincere apology for the problems you encountered. You deserved a comfortable and stress-free stay, and we did not live up to your expectations. I will personally address these issues with the appropriate teams to ensure happy guests is our number one priority. I truly regret the inconvenience caused and please consider us again so that we can restore your faith in our hotel and provide you with the hospitality you should always expect from us. Sincerely, General Manager
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The Extended Stay America in Lake Forest CA is an excellent value. The staff is super friendly and my room is very comfortable and well equipped. I would like to thank the staff for an awesome experience.
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Response from 00esa, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Orange County - Lake Forest
Responded Aug. 26, 2017
Thank you for staying with us and for posting your kind remarks about our hotel, Extended Stay America. It is wonderful to read you not only enjoyed our excellent service and that you found us to be a great value. It was a pleasure having you stay with us, and we hope you will choose us again! Sincerely, General Manager
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The rooms look nothing like the website pictures! The whole place has a musty, locker room smell. Our bedspread had a huge cigarette burn! No hairdryer in the room! When we asked about a coffee pot, we were told we would have to wait until someone checked out to get one
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Response from 00esa, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Orange County - Lake Forest
Responded Aug. 15, 2017
We are disheartened to read your review. Please accept our sincere apology for the problems you encountered. You deserved a comfortable and stress-free stay, and we did not live up to your expectations. I will personally address these issues with the appropriate teams to ensure happy guests is our number one priority. I truly regret the inconvenience caused and please consider us again so that we can restore your faith in our hotel and provide you with the hospitality you and your family should always expect from us. Sincerely, General Manager
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We were there for a basketball tournament. Hotel was overbooked. One of our party's pre-paid rooms was sold. Took several hours until 2:00 am to get them a room. Between this hotel and Expedia it was an eye-opening experience. I will not be using either brand again. The room is
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Response from 00esa, General Manager at Extended Stay America - Orange County - Lake Forest
Responded Aug. 3, 2017
Larry, thank you for choosing our hotel and sharing your observations about the reservation and service issues. It distresses us to receive such feedback, as we always want to provide our guests with an outstanding stay. We will review your comments with the team so we can improve our customer care. We apologize for the inconvenience this caused you, and we hope we will have another occasion to meet your expectations and to welcome you back in the near future. Sincerely, General Manager
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Full size refrigerator. You must check out any plates, utencils, pots, etc that you need.
TV was small and didn't have too many channels, but it was fine.
Super comfy bed
Worn out furniture
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"3rd floor was the smoking floor - the hotel is changing this month to non-smoking."
"3rd floor is the smoking floor, 2nd is not, but smells like it is."
"3rd floor west wing is for smokers!"
"Let any of the staff know and whether or not you want a smoking room (I don't smoke) and they'll take good care to get you a nice room."
"Conveniently located in an upscale neighborhood, right around the corner from LOTS of restaurants, TONS of shopping, and a movie theatre!"
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PRICE RANGE
US$93 - US$143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
extended stay lake forestlake forest extended stay
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaLake Forest
NUMBER OF ROOMS
119
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