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Greenwood, Indiana
Reviewed 25 July 2011

Not only has this place apparently never been updated but it doesnt matter if you request a smoking or nonsmoking room. The entire place smells like a dirty ashtray! The employees act like you are an imposition on their day. I travel extensively and this was by far the filthiest, most disgusting place I've ever stayed in. I would buy...

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Saint Pauls, North Carolina
Reviewed 17 June 2010

Went back to Ft Dodge for our Grandaughters graduation and stayed at the Budget Host Inn for 10 days. We found the staff very accommodating and the service was excellant. The rooms were clean and roomy. Used the swimming pool a lot and it was clean and a comfortable temperature.We would recommand this to any of our friends or family.

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1Thank sunray37
midwest
Reviewed 22 June 2009

I was with a group staying in Fort Dodge for a softball touny and was a little worried about this hotel after reading past reviews. It turned out to be an ok hotel. It was old but had been updated. The girls had fun in the pool which was big enough and deep enough for them to horse around in....

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 13 August 2008

I stayed at this place as a last resort (all other hotels in town were full) Let me put it this way. Out of all the temporary lodging I've ever stayed in this was the worst - yes even worse than when I stayed a couple nights with the Marines in western Iraq and slept on a cot with my...

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3Thank afmatt
Omaha
Reviewed 24 June 2008

We were very disappointed. This motel has not been updated since the day it was built (probably somewhere in the 1960's). The guts in toilet are the original ones and we had to work on it every time we flushed it. The Budget Host Inn website is very misleading. We expected an updated room with a continental breakfast. It's a...

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1Thank DJLOmaha
Midwest
Reviewed 23 June 2008

BY FAR the worst hotel/motel I have ever stayed at. Many, many problems.... a friend of mine in the room next door found woodchips inside the sheets. In my room, the toilet overflowed for no apparent reason. The plumber came to fix it in our nonsmoking room at 11pm, smoking a cigar. The shower did not function correctly; instead, cold...

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Klemme, Iowa
Reviewed 22 August 2006

This place was a complete joke. I payed $100 for a jacuzzi suite. The room was no bigger than a normal room. The king size bed was as hard as a rock. Their dehumidifier was left on when we got there so it was so dry my husband got a nose bleed. The shower was dirty and everytime I called...

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Emmetsburg, Iowa
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Reviewed 18 January 2006

I have stayed here many times. The first few it was great. Nice and clean... good price... but the last 2 times it has had bugs... mold in the shower on the walls. The sheets were dirty. The toilet hadn't been cleaned in months. Makes me wonder if the staff isn't slacking off or maybe a new staff has been...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At Budget Inn in Fort Dodge, Iowa your are getting more than just your regular Budget Inn Stay. With a newly built Restaurant right on the premises, full bar and tons of amenities to enjoy, why leave! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Budget Host Inn

Address: 116 Kenyon Rd W, Fort Dodge, IA 50501-5711 (Formerly Quality Inn North)
Region: United States > Iowa > Fort Dodge
Price Range: $92 - $94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Host Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 108
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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 of 5 bubbles jayf257, 18 Sep 2011 | Read review
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