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    Budget Inn

    1215 R St, Merced, CA 95341-5869
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    Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Merced
    543 reviews
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    Overview
    • Excellent15%
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    • Average37%
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    • Terrible19%
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    Reviewed 15 February 2014

    First of all there is a bait and switch on the price of the room. If you want ANY amenities at all, like a quiet room or even a hair dryer or a coffee pot, you have to pay $10 more and they move you...More

    2  Thank sanfilipob
    Response from SUNIL R, Guest Relations Manager at Budget InnResponded 26 March 2014

    thank you for your review for your stay at our location. we are looking into the issues you mentioned and take action to correct the problems. We wish all the best in your future travel and hopefully give us a opportunity to serve you again.

    Reviewed 23 August 2013

    Found a coupon in one of those free Motel discount magazines for this place for $39. The bed was fine, the room was fine, it was clean. The staff was kind and it was a good deal. Get a room away from the freeway side...More

    4  Thank leftiebob
    Response from SUNIL R, General Manager at Budget InnResponded 25 September 2013

    Thank-you so much for reviewing our property! Pleasing our customers is my #1 priority and I am happy to read that we met your expectations. We look forward to future visits from you and good luck in your travels.

    Reviewed 8 August 2013

    This place was on the rough side. In terms of location, it seems to be on a rougher side of town, there were characters out and about all over the place. The hotel is located right off the freeway, so it's convenient for a quick...More

    1  Thank Lara W
    Response from SUNIL R, Manager at Budget InnResponded 11 August 2013

    Clean room, affordable, even with a pet, free good-working wifi, and a little something to start your day off in the morning. I am happy to hear you were pleased with that part of your stay, which is what most people are looking for. Not...More

    Reviewed 25 July 2013

    A great experience. We got such a low rate through a 3rd party site and expected the quality to match, but we were pleasantly surprised. There was no riff-raff loitering (this has been a problem at other places we've stayed), it's location is super-close to...More

    1  Thank JENNY N
    Response from SUNIL R, Manager at Budget InnResponded 11 August 2013

    Thank-you so much for such a wonderful review; we appreciate it very much! I am very proud of my property and my staff and am always happy to hear when a guest is pleased with their stay here. We look forward to seeing you again...More

    Reviewed 19 March 2013 via mobile

    The place is very close to the freeway and to the railway. Ask for a room with windows to other sites, then it is ok. Room was with TV and WiFi. Disappointing breakfast (coffee and sweeties). We've been there at 08.30 a.m. - it was...More

    1  Thank bea r
    Response from SUNIL R, General Manager at Budget InnResponded 22 March 2013

    Thank-you for taking the time to review your stay at our hotel. I am happy to hear that your stay was mostly a pleasant one. I apologize that the free breakfast was not what you were looking for; it works for many but we know...More

    Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Merced
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 60 - USD 90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 76
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Merced
    • Also Known As
    • Vagabond Hotel Merced ,
    • Merced Vagabond Hotel
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    "Please find another hotel if you can. If you need assistance before 6 am, you will not be able to get any..."
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    "Ask for an office side room if you like peace and quiet. The other side is adjacent to an all night Dennys"
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