SAN CLEMENTE INN

2600 Avenida Del Presidente, San Clemente, CA 92672 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-230-4134
3.0 Star Beach Hotel in Orange County
33.40819-117.60043
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Average
3.5/ 5

Based on 226 guest reviews

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  • We have an outdoor pool
  • The Avg. Group Discount is 11.0%!
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • 97 sleeping rooms in hotel
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Check out: 10am
  • Group score of 10.0/10

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Room Types

Check Rates Deluxe Suite 1 Bedroom
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Efficiency Studio 1 Queen Bed or 1 Murphy Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Family Suite
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Junior Suite 1 Bedroom
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Queen Suite 1 Queen Bed and 2 Twin (Single) Beds
Non-Smoking
Check Rates Standard Studio 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Beach, Downtown San Clemente, Train, Dana Point Harbor, Restaurant on-site, Pier, great restaurants and shopping in the area.

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 758 verified reviews

81
Very Good

Very good beach hotel. Located near shopping areas and the beach. Spacious rooms with charming balconies. Friendly atmosphere. Popular among families.

“Within walking distance to the beach” “Great deal for the price”

Great Overall Ranking Top 23% in city
Excellent Beach Hotel Top 4% in city
Best Value for Money In City
Best Location In City

Good to know

  • Beach nearby

    “Close enough to walk to the beach” “Within walking distance to the beach”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old windows” “This place is very dated”

  • Pleasant hotel grounds

    “Family friendly environment” “Free putt putt course”

  • Spacious rooms

    “Large balconies” “Full-size refrigerator”

Review highlights

Beach

99/100
93 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Beautiful sandy beach” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Enjoying its clean beaches”

Location

95/100
164 reviews

Great location. Excellent location with good bars, restaurants, shopping and beaches nearby. Fairly accessible by car with easy parking.

“Excellent location” “Plenty of parking” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Value

81/100
84 reviews

Best value for money. Expensive restaurant.

“Free putt putt course” “WI-FI is free” “Great deal for the price”

Service

74/100
237 reviews

Friendly and moderately professional service, with okay reception and excellent housekeeping.

“Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “Staff and facilities were outstanding”

Room

64/100
322 reviews

Rooms are clean enough, but old with bad furniture. Rooms are badly-maintained with poor beds and bad TV's. Large rooms, with nice kitchenettes and balconies. Mediocre sized, dirty bathrooms. Good minibar.

“AC unit worked fine” “Very spacious suite” “Air conditioner did not work”

Cleanliness

63/100
92 reviews

Room and bathroom cleanliness is lacking. Clean hotel facilities.

“Clean towels” “Hair on the bed frame” “Carpet dirty”

Vibe

47/100
106 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area. Awesome for a beach holiday.

“Old windows” “No elevators” “This place is very dated”

Breakfast

43/100
15 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“No complimentary breakfast” “No breakfast”

WiFi

23/100
20 reviews

Bad internet service.

“No internet in the room” “Signal hard” “Poor internet connection”

Ranked top 14% by families, with a score of 82

Good to know

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No elevators” “No elevator”

  • Bad breakfast

    “No complimentary breakfast” “No breakfast”

  • Good kitchenette

    “Completely impressed by the mini kitchen” “Large kitchen”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Hotel clean”

Review highlights

Beach

98/100
19 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Beautiful sandy beach” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Enjoying its clean beaches”

Location

94/100
36 reviews

Excellent location close to the beach.

“Excellent location” “Plenty of parking” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Service

73/100
48 reviews

Decent reception, with friendly but unprofessional staff.

“Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “Staff and facilities were outstanding”

Amenities

71/100
28 reviews

Amenities are nice, but the entrance area is unpleasant.

“Family friendly environment” “Staff and facilities were outstanding” “Loved the facility”

Room

67/100
65 reviews

Rooms are clean, but poorly-maintained with uncomfortable beds and bad bathrooms. Large rooms with nice kitchenettes.

“AC unit worked fine” “Very spacious suite” “Air conditioner did not work”

Cleanliness

64/100
18 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Clean hotel facilities.

“Not given any clean towels” “Not cleaned during my stay” “Hair on the bed frame”

Vibe

49/100
24 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Old windows” “No elevators” “This place is very dated”

Breakfast

42/100
6 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“No complimentary breakfast” “No breakfast”

WiFi

25/100
4 reviews

Bad internet service.

“No internet in the room” “Signal hard” “Poor internet connection”

Ranked top 14% by couples, with a score of 83

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Old windows” “Old bed”

  • Bad internet service

    “No internet in the room” “Signal hard”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Shower fell off” “Air conditioner did not work”

  • Beautiful beach

    “Beautiful sandy beach” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Review highlights

Beach

99/100
14 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Beautiful sandy beach” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Enjoying its clean beaches”

Location

95/100
33 reviews

Excellent location close to the beach.

“Excellent location” “Plenty of parking” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Service

71/100
35 reviews

Friendly, more-or-less professional service, and so-so reception.

“Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “Staff and facilities were outstanding”

Cleanliness

64/100
18 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Clean hotel facilities.

“Not given any clean towels” “Hair on the bed frame” “Carpet dirty”

Room

59/100
58 reviews

Rooms are large and clean enough, with great views. Out-of-date, run down rooms with bad bathrooms and beds.

“AC unit worked fine” “Air conditioner did not work” “Walls too thin”

Vibe

46/100
13 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Hotel is outdated.

“Old windows” “No elevators” “This place is very dated”

WiFi

19/100
5 reviews

Bad internet service.

“No internet in the room” “Signal hard” “Poor internet connection”

Ranked top 73% by solo travelers, with a score of 73

Good to know

  • Poor beds

    “Hair on the bed frame” “Bed squeezed”

  • Friendly service

    “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “Staff were very accomadating”

  • Fantastic service

    “Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful”

  • Poor vibe

    “Old windows” “No elevators”

Review highlights

Location

93/100
5 reviews

Great location.

“Excellent location” “Plenty of parking” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Service

69/100
12 reviews

So-so, but friendly, service, but bad reception.

“Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “Fantastic customer service”

Amenities

67/100
5 reviews

Average hotel building.

“Surrounding area was well maintained and beautiful” “Family friendly environment” “Older property”

Room

56/100
13 reviews

Typical rooms, but substandard beds.

“AC unit worked fine” “Air conditioner did not work” “Walls too thin”

Comfort

53/100
10 reviews

So-so comfort, noisy rooms, and poor beds.

“AC unit worked fine” “Large balconies” “Noisy a/c”

Vibe

42/100
5 reviews

Poor vibe.

“Old windows” “No elevators” “This place is very dated”

Good to know

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old windows” “This place is very dated”

  • Spacious rooms

    “Large balconies” “Full-size refrigerator”

  • Poor vibe

    “Old windows” “No elevators”

  • Fantastic service

    “Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful”

Review highlights

Service

76/100
6 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “Staff and facilities were outstanding”

Room

63/100
8 reviews

Big, decent rooms.

“AC unit worked fine” “Very spacious suite” “Air conditioner did not work”

Comfort

58/100
4 reviews

Rooms are big and moderately comfortable.

“AC unit worked fine” “Extensive amount of storage space” “Large balconies”

Vibe

49/100
4 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old windows” “No elevators” “This place is very dated”

Review highlights

Pool

81/100
5 reviews

Great pool.

“Jacuzzi and pool facilities very clean” “Pool and hot tubs were great” “Nice pool”

Room

69/100
6 reviews

Room is all right.

“AC unit worked fine” “Air conditioner did not work” “Walls too thin”

Good to know

  • Beach nearby

    “Close enough to walk to the beach” “Within walking distance to the beach”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old windows” “This place is very dated”

  • Pleasant hotel grounds

    “Family friendly environment” “Free putt putt course”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Shower fell off” “Air conditioner did not work”

Review highlights

Beach

99/100
89 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Beautiful sandy beach” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Enjoying its clean beaches”

Location

96/100
160 reviews

Great location. Excellent location with good bars, restaurants, shopping and beaches nearby. Fairly accessible by car with easy parking.

“Excellent location” “Plenty of parking” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Service

74/100
227 reviews

Friendly and moderately professional service, with okay reception and excellent housekeeping.

“Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “Staff and facilities were outstanding”

Cleanliness

64/100
89 reviews

Room and bathroom cleanliness is lacking. Clean hotel facilities.

“Not cleaned during my stay” “Hair on the bed frame” “Lastly dirty towels in the hallway”

Room

63/100
300 reviews

Rooms are clean enough, but old with bad furniture. Rooms are badly-maintained with poor beds and bad TV's. Large rooms, with nice kitchenettes and balconies. Mediocre sized, dirty bathrooms. Good minibar.

“Fabulous accommodation” “AC unit worked fine” “Air conditioner did not work”

Breakfast

49/100
13 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“No complimentary breakfast” “No breakfast”

Vibe

44/100
100 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Old windows” “No elevators” “This place is very dated”

WiFi

15/100
17 reviews

Bad internet service.

“No internet in the room” “Signal hard” “Poor internet connection”

Ranked top 15% by families, with a score of 81

Good to know

  • Unpleasant entrance area

    “No elevators” “No elevator”

  • Bad breakfast

    “No complimentary breakfast” “No breakfast”

  • Noisy

    “Noisy a/c” “Loud refrigerator”

  • Good kitchenette

    “Completely impressed by the mini kitchen” “Large kitchen”

Review highlights

Beach

98/100
17 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Beautiful sandy beach” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Enjoying its clean beaches”

Location

94/100
34 reviews

Excellent location close to the beach.

“Excellent location” “Plenty of parking” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Service

72/100
46 reviews

Decent reception, with friendly but unprofessional staff.

“Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “Staff and facilities were outstanding”

Amenities

71/100
27 reviews

Amenities are nice, but the entrance area is unpleasant.

“Family friendly environment” “Staff and facilities were outstanding” “Loved the facility”

Room

67/100
62 reviews

Rooms are clean, but poorly-maintained with uncomfortable beds and bad bathrooms. Large rooms with nice kitchenettes.

“Fabulous accommodation” “AC unit worked fine” “Very spacious suite”

Cleanliness

65/100
17 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Clean hotel facilities.

“Wet towels” “Hair on the bed frame” “Carpet dirty”

Vibe

49/100
24 reviews

Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low. Hotel is outdated. Unpleasant entrance area.

“Old windows” “No elevators” “This place is very dated”

Breakfast

42/100
6 reviews

Bad breakfast.

“No complimentary breakfast” “No breakfast”

WiFi

25/100
4 reviews

Bad internet service.

“No internet in the room” “Signal hard” “Poor internet connection”

Ranked top 14% by couples, with a score of 83

Good to know

  • Old rooms

    “Old windows” “Old bed”

  • Bad internet service

    “No internet in the room” “Signal hard”

  • Beautiful beach

    “Beautiful sandy beach” “Within walking distance to the beach”

  • Poorly-maintained rooms

    “Shower fell off” “Air conditioner did not work”

Review highlights

Beach

99/100
14 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Beautiful sandy beach” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Enjoying its clean beaches”

Location

94/100
32 reviews

Excellent location close to the beach.

“Excellent location” “Plenty of parking” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Service

74/100
30 reviews

Beds and cleanliness are decent, but rooms look old and poorly-furnished.

“Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “Staff and facilities were outstanding”

Cleanliness

62/100
16 reviews

Room cleanliness is acceptable. Clean hotel facilities.

“Not cleaned during my stay” “Hair on the bed frame” “Lastly dirty towels in the hallway”

Comfort

62/100
23 reviews

Reasonably comfortable, large rooms, but terrible beds.

“AC unit worked fine” “Very spacious suite” “Large balconies”

Room

58/100
51 reviews

Rooms are large and clean enough, with great views. Out-of-date, run down rooms with bad bathrooms and beds.

“AC unit worked fine” “Very spacious suite” “Air conditioner did not work”

Vibe

43/100
10 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old windows” “No elevators” “This place is very dated”

WiFi

19/100
5 reviews

Bad internet service.

“No internet in the room” “Signal hard” “Poor internet connection”

Good to know

  • Poor beds

    “Hair on the bed frame” “Bed squeezed”

  • Fantastic service

    “Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful”

  • Great location

    “Excellent location” “Plenty of parking”

Review highlights

Location

96/100
5 reviews

Great location.

“Excellent location” “Plenty of parking” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Service

67/100
10 reviews

Great service, but bad reception.

“Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “No maid service”

Room

54/100
11 reviews

Typical rooms, but substandard beds.

“Fabulous accommodation” “AC unit worked fine” “Air conditioner did not work”

Comfort

50/100
8 reviews

Not very comfortable, with bad beds.

“Noisy a/c” “Air conditioner did not work” “Loud refrigerator”

Good to know

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Old windows” “This place is very dated”

  • Spacious rooms

    “Large balconies” “Full-size refrigerator”

  • Poor vibe

    “Old windows” “No elevators”

  • Fantastic service

    “Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful”

Review highlights

Service

76/100
6 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Check in was effortless” “Front desk is wonderful and very helpful” “Staff and facilities were outstanding”

Room

63/100
8 reviews

Big, decent rooms.

“AC unit worked fine” “Very spacious suite” “Air conditioner did not work”

Comfort

58/100
4 reviews

Rooms are big and moderately comfortable.

“AC unit worked fine” “Large balconies” “Noisy a/c”

Vibe

49/100
4 reviews

Poor vibe. Hotel is outdated.

“Old windows” “No elevators” “This place is very dated”

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Customer Reviews of San Clemente Inn

3.5 out of 5. Based on 226 guest reviews , Average

Property Description

The San Clemente Inn is conveniently located halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego . While allowing easy access to the best of what Southern California has to offer, San Clemente is an amazing place to explore for the first time or even the 100th time! The San Clemente Inn neighbors the beautiful San Clemente State Park , which provides wide expanses of greenery, rugged sandstone cliffs, and shade trees, creating the perfect atmosphere for a truly care-free and memorable vacation. A short walk through the State Park takes you to a five-mile stretch of the most beautiful beach anywhere! Come enjoy the sand, the sun and the sea, and the city that is known for it's "World's Best Climate"! Be sure to stop by and try out our restaurant, Adele's at the San Clemente Inn, which was voted "Best Breakfast in San Clemente" by readers of the San Clemente Times Weekly. Whatever your pleasure you will find it here!

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4pm
Check Out: 10am
Year of Last Renovation: 2005
Floors: 3
Rooms: 97
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Suites: 97
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 5.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: 1.0 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Cancellation Policy is based on the total number of rooms reserved by the Group Coordinator.
Nightly Parking: 0.00
Total Taxes: 10.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 10.00%

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Camping or barbeque facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Games room
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet is Complimentary
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • Tennis court
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Nearest airport is John Wayne Aiport (SNA)

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Group vs. Individual Rates at San Clemente Inn

Rate fluctuations of San Clemente Inn

Above shows trends of room prices for both our group prices and the lowest individual traveler prices we could find at the time the group/meeting bid was submitted. The best group discount displayed is 10.4% in the month of December 2015 and the highest average individual rate is $172 in the month of July 2015. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at San Clemente Inn in a month when rates are lower.

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