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Featured Central California 1 Star Hotels

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Motel 6 Modesto - Downtown
Motel 6 Modesto - Downtown
1.5 out of 5.0 807 Needham Street, Modesto, CA
Free Cancellation
2.8/5 (385 reviews)

The hotel is in a nice and quiet area also it has stores and shopping centers near the hotel.

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2019
Ocean Gate Inn
Ocean Gate Inn
1.5 out of 5.0 111 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA
Free Cancellation
2.9/5 (623 reviews)

This hotel was decent for the price and location, especially so close to the Boardwalk. The check-in was quick and easy and the receptionist was very friendly! Our room was larger than we expected and was clean.

Reviewed on Sep 12, 2019
Indian Flat RV Park - Tent Cabins & Cottages
Indian Flat RV Park - Tent Cabins & Cottages
1.0 out of 5.0 9988 Highway 140, El Portal, CA
3.7/5 (656 reviews)

Relaxed check in and stay , pleasant staff, comfy cabin, convenient food and drink next door. Beautiful setting.

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2019
Aqua Breeze Inn
Aqua Breeze Inn
1.5 out of 5.0 204 Second Street, Santa Cruz, CA
3.3/5 (1026 reviews)

Nice quiet room. Very neat looking. Everything worked and was in order.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019
Gateway Lodge Motel
Gateway Lodge Motel
1.5 out of 5.0 1909 Fremont Blvd, Seaside, CA
3.0/5 (566 reviews)

Convenient location and the room was good size. We had a late check in and the gentleman at desk was very accommodating.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2019
Motel Santa Cruz
Motel Santa Cruz
1.5 out of 5.0 370 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA
Free Cancellation
1.9/5 (647 reviews)

It was ok. Very old building no upgrades to room. Staff was very friendly and check in was fast and easy

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2019
Rodeway Inn Wildwood Inn
Rodeway Inn Wildwood Inn
1.5 out of 5.0 3626 Main St. (SR 203), Mammoth Lakes, CA
Free Cancellation
3.0/5 (857 reviews)

Very helpful and friendly, would stay again next time

Reviewed on Sep 13, 2019
Thunderbird Motel
Thunderbird Motel
1.5 out of 5.0 190 W Pine St, Bishop, CA
Free Cancellation
2.9/5 (172 reviews)

Upside Small and compact property but large rooms Downside very noisy air con unit

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019
Bakersfield Inn & Suites
Bakersfield Inn & Suites
1.5 out of 5.0 2514 White lane, Bakersfield, CA
Free Cancellation
2.7/5 (224 reviews)

Altough there was no greeter at the front desk during the day and took a few minutes for someone to arrive i had an easy and fast checkin witch made up for everything.

Reviewed on Sep 7, 2019
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One Star Hotel Guide for Central California, California

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