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Reviewed 27 May 2015

Let me start off by saying that my wife and I are fortunate to be able to travel quite a bit. We are not by any stretch "hotel snobs". We typically stay at budget type hotels and all we really expect is a safe property with clean rooms, hot water and a TV that works. We had a group of... More 

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Reviewed 5 January 2015

Room 109. The Price was very good. I thought the room was nice, clean , no bugs. The young lady at the desk was very nice. I would stay here again. And my pizza from Papas Pizza was very good. I had the deluxe.

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Reviewed 2 January 2015

My wife and I stayed st Days Inn three nights around New Years. Missing furniture, 19 inch TV, run down looking property, hotel manager told us no extra pillows because of being booked up (we were one of two rooms on backside), not checkout after 11:30 because of other reservations. I seriously doubt that.

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Clayton, North Carolina
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Reviewed 14 December 2014

We stayed in the suite over the week of Thanksgiving. We had read the reviews and were a little hesitant but after speaking with the manager, she assured us things had changed. She was so right. Kara was the best. Very attentive to us and the other guests that were there. Our room was super clean, smelled good and we... More 

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Savannah, GA
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Reviewed 5 November 2014

We stayed here Oct 30-31, it was midweek, the Oktoberfest crowd had left town and honestly it looked like a ghost town now. Was charged $137 for a king bed for 2 nights, the girl that checked us in was very nice. When we walked in the room, the room smelled like it was over-deodorized, it took my breath away... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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Reviewed 4 November 2014

Toilet was nasty and probably hadn't t been cleaned for a month. The room stunk, but the dollar tree had a cinnamon broom which if placed on the heater made the room smell tolerable. Hair all over the bathroom next to all of the bugs. Bathtub too repulsive to take a shower. And to top it off there was blood... More 

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Thank johntheman22
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Reviewed 27 October 2014

Stayed here for Oktoberfest, which I go to every year. Reserved a king nonsmoking suite. Shower had clumps of hair in the walls and filthy in general; no fixture over bathroom lights; broken glass in the sink; trash left from pervious guest; no bath towels-you couldn't have paid me to shower there anyways; stain on the walls and ceiling above... More 

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Highlands, North Carolina
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 23 October 2014

Here were a few of my issues: The wifi only worked in the front of the hotel. I called the front desk several times, no one ever picked up-walked to front desk, no one there. Writing on the bathroom wall in sharpie. The room was filthy with a heavy odor. The pool was green with bathroom sinks in them.

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Monroe, Georgia
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Reviewed 21 October 2014

I know that most of the chain hotels in Helen are sketchy. Bad carpet, falling wallpaper etc.. But this place is horrible. I swear I don't understand how they are allowed a business license. To say the rooms were filthy is an understatement; they were indescribable. The pool is a green cesspool with old furniture stacked up in a garbage... More 

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Marietta, Georgia
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Reviewed 13 October 2014

Me and a few friends initially booked a reservation at the Alpine Inn for one night but they filled our reserved room before we got there. Kara at the Days Inn took care of us and hooked us up immediately in a room for a decent price. A hotel to pull through in the last minute was hard to find... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Americas Best Value Inn Helen offers the most value for your money when staying for business, pleasure, or just passing through. We offer clean spacious rooms, a 24-hour front desk, free coffee in lobby, free deluxe continental breakfast, a seasonal outdoor pool (open May to September) and free Wi-Fi in all guest rooms. Our guest rooms include mini-fridge, coffeemaker, hairdryer, 40 inch flat panel cable TV, HBO, and alarm clock radio. Take advantage of our extremely comfortable beds and relax while saving money year-round with our Kids Stay Free Policy (11 and under in parent's room). For your convenience our hotel offers both smoking and non-smoking rooms. Sorry, no pets allowed. We are located on Main Street, and are near attractions such as Scenic Helicopter Tours, Helen Arts and Heritage Center and Charlemagne's Kingdom. Americas Best Value Inn Helen is your best choice within "The Georgia Alpine Village". We offer ideal accommodations and location whether you are in town for business, music or food festivals, sightseeing, or simply passing through on your way to Atlanta or Knoxville, TN. At Americas Best Value Inn Helen our goal is to provide our guests a great experience, not just a place to stay. At Americas Best Value Inn Helen, We've Got You Covered from the time you hit the road until your head hits the pillow. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn - Helen

Address: 8288 South Main Street, 1/2 mi from center of town, Helen, GA 30545 (Formerly Days Inn Helen)
Region: United States > Georgia > Helen
Price Range: $83 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn - Helen 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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