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Reviewed 16 March 2013

This place is a dump. Every person that worked there was rude. I had crack heads knock on my hotel door on multiple occasions late at night, to the point that i was afraid to stay another night. Paid for 5 days in advance. At the end of my stay I asked if this was the way they treated all...

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2Thank bmckee333
Reviewed 6 February 2012

These reviews are entertaining. This place really is a dump and the people that stay are comparable to the occupy wallstreet squatters. Even the writers of these reviews seem to be riding the caboose on the train of evolution. If you are staying there with your girlfriend she should be deformed or at least 300 pounds to fit in. Otherwise,...

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5Thank Bullpucky
Lagos
Reviewed 27 October 2011

With the impression I got on the net I was disappointed particular as the hotel was not near the Pheonix Convention centre as was made to believe.

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Thank PastorSOJ
Vancouver, B.C., Canada
Reviewed 21 October 2011

When I saw the place I was not impressed! I entered the lobby and was received by "Sheila" with a friendly smile. I requested a room and got #210. It was clean and appropriate for a short stay and, as I was in an "unofficial" business trip, adequate. It was also surprisingly quiet for a place central and very close...

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Thank CarlosandGigi
usa
Reviewed 4 October 2011

I stayed here and i must say that this is the most sleazy, lowlife motel i have EVER stayed at. I understand that the budget lodge downtown is not as bad, but this is no hotel. Most of the people there seemed to be living there as this hotel caters to homeless people trying to get off the streets (they...

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4Thank jofshiningbluewaters
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 19 June 2011

One of worst experiences in my life. Was staying here because a friend's house was foreclosing and the paperwork on the new house was delayed, so I was in between. What a nightmare. Roaches. Black carpet. Criminal neighbors. Dangerous people. Water smells like sewage when you turn it on. Worst part: the owners and the people on the first shift....

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2Thank wintergreen95
Tucson, AZ
Reviewed 2 May 2010

I stayed here for 10 days, paying SE-Asia lodging rates, nice! They do charge you for some amenities, but if you are just looking for somewhere to sleep, it does the trick. They charge for phone & remote, etc. I am young enough to get up & change the channel like a youngster, but do miss the remote. Who needs...

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4Thank BudgetBoy1973
NJ
Reviewed 23 September 2009

We stayed here one night to be somewhat near the airport for a flight the following day. It was clean and roomy with cable tv and adequate air conditioning. The bed was clean and comfortable and the room looked freshly painted. The hallways were in the process of being painted. There was no pool, but we did not need one....

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2Thank BlueSkiesToday
phx
Reviewed 27 June 2009

i shoulda known better but it was cheap. i stayed for a month while looking for ajob. the first incident occured when i got up the next morning i found a red ticket on my car that said if i didnt register the jeep with the office it would be towed i did register it when i cheked in i...

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4Thank vjsimmons1
Phoenix
Reviewed 13 April 2009

I stayed here for a few months with my friend. Sure a few extra fees for little stuff you normally get but hey for about $250 a week for two queen beds(with everything) I was happy campier. I didn't have any problem with the staff like some other people on this site, but I got to know them pretty well....

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Additional Information about Budget Lodge of Phoenix

Address: 8617 N Black Canyon Hwy, Phoenix, AZ 85021-4158 (Formerly Travelodge Metrocenter)
Region: United States > Arizona > Central Arizona > Phoenix > North Mountain
Hotel Class:1 star — Budget Lodge of Phoenix 1*
Number of rooms: 160
Also Known As:
Budget Lodge Of Phoenix Hotel Phoenix
Budget Hotel Phoenix
Budget Motel Phoenix
Budget Lodge Of Phoenix Arizona
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“Please if you stay here NEVER let your son come visit.....You will be EVICTED!!!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles nurselikey, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“dont stay there”
 of 5 bubbles jonj727, 7 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Rooms facing the pool (that nobody uses)... #208 has 2 double beds, #210 (where I stay, has one). Pillows are bad (owner should buy new ones!), but I requested 2 extra ones and got them immediately.”
 of 5 bubbles CarlosandGigi, 20 Oct 2011 | Read review
“A good room is not to be found here. This is a crackhouse/flophouse and is not suitable for tourists.”
 of 5 bubbles jofshiningbluewaters, 3 Oct 2011 | Read review
“Don't bother....”
 of 5 bubbles wintergreen95, 18 Jun 2011 | Read review
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