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Pioneer Inn & Suites

69 reviews
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  • Excellent43%
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  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Hotel
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I needed a quiet place to work to read without big city distractions. Pioneer is a tiny town with less than a 1000 people off Hwy88. No fast food. No traffic. I arrived at the hotel on a busy Saturday. It's seems to be a...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

We stopped here overnight on our way to Kirkwood. It was exactly what we needed--clean, convenient, inexpensive, quiet, and a good amount of room for our family of 4. Checking in and checking out was very easy and fast. In addition, we accidentally left our...More

Thank Priscilla M
Response from Rick L, Owner at Pioneer Inn & SuitesResponded 7 April 2017

Dear Priscilla - Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to hear that your stay was a pleasant one and our rustic inn fulfilled your needs. Hope you had a good time in Kirkwood. Please plan a...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff, but nobody there after 10 pm. Room mostly clean. Most uncomfortable beds I've slept in for a long time - and I tried both of them (room 105). Mildew around the edge of the bathroom floor. Very creeky floors upstairs, and the upstairs...More

Thank K576XLds
Response from Rick L, Owner at Pioneer Inn & SuitesResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, We appreciate your valuable feedback. This will give us an opportunity to improve our services and amenities. And we do sincerely apologize that our rustic inn did not meet your expectations. Very best regards, Rick

Reviewed 14 November 2017

I have to echo the poor Oct. 8 review written just before me. I too am baffled as to why this motel gets such high ratings! I picked it partly on the basis of the good ratings, and felt badly let down. We were expecting...More

Thank Virginia W
Response from Rick L, Owner at Pioneer Inn & SuitesResponded 15 November 2017

Dear Valued Guest - Thank you for your feedback. We have failed to provide you with a good experience while you were a guest at our inn. This is not how we intend to run our business and your feedback gives us an opportunity to...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

It honestly baffles me that the reviews here are so positive. My expectations were incredibly low and yet the room managed to severely disappoint. Outdated furniture and a tube television are things I’d expect from a rural roadside inn. The absolutely disgusting stained carpets were...More

1  Thank NormRoberts
Response from Rick L, Owner at Pioneer Inn & SuitesResponded 10 October 2017

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to leave your detailed feedback. I'm very sorry to hear about your bad experience at our rustic inn. I'm not trying to make excuses but we've been host to a lot of construction workers this entire...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
Price range
USD 90 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Price range
USD 90 - USD 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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18 July 2015|
Response from Jaime G | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are very pet friendly.
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"Get a room far from the road (hwy 88 noise) and upper floor. Ceilings are so thin, you can hear every..."
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"Room needs to be freshened up. Dreary and outdated."
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"Get a vaulted ceiling room if available---really rustic looking without being primitive."
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"The upstairs rooms have a nice balcony and nice views. The pool area was very nicely presented."
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