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Port Orange, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am a pilot car that works in the wind energy field. Over several years we have stayed here. It's a older motel but clean and comfortable. The owners, Stan and Donna make you feel at home. I was with a load yesterday and had a breakdown and was towed to Dodge City. I called and Donna remembered me. When...

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Canon City, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A buget motel but very clean. The mattress was 1/2 solf and 1/2 hard. Not sure why. Think it needs to be replaced. Could used weather stripping around entrance door as one can see daylight around the door. Not good in the winter. The owner was cheerful and friendly. Suggested I eat at the Casino where one could get a...

Thank Bobleehue
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We arrived in the dark and LOVED the sign on the highway - a blast from the past! The owners were great and the room was clean - but the hotel is quite dated. Not really cute and dated, just kind of old and dated. Again, I felt it was clean, and the owners made us feel quite welcome, but...

1Thank Nebraska2go
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Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

First, the little lady at the front desk is so cheerful and happy...very good vibes. There are HUGE old plants growing and I think that's neat. My room has two beds w memory foam, a tv with lots of channels, a heated bathroom, microwave and fridge . Last night I slept on springs so I'm totally getting spoiled! Thanks for...

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New Waverly, Texas
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I have a wildlife fencing com!pany and we work across the country, often spending 200 nights in motels a year. I always look for a very clean motel with great service and excellent internet service in a location with lots of restaurants nearby, but also with refrigerators and microwaves in every room. We require a safe, quiet location where we...

Thank texasfence
Denton, United States
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Clean rooms, friendly owners, great price. No frills motel, but the nostalgia took me back to my family's cross country vacations in the 1960's and early 1970's. I expected to see a wood grain station wagon pull in at any time

1Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

The worst ever!!! No really, ever!!! I actually think the bathrooms was the cleanest part of the room. Super old building and NASTY carpet. Sticky, dirty, breeding ground of a carpeted flooring mess!!! Need shoes on the entire time!!! Wouldn't let a wild animal eat off the floor!!! I've stayed in the real roach motels in my day, and this...

Thank Donald D
Madison, Alabama, United States
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We were looking for an economical motel for the night. Boy, did we find it and more. We walked into the lobby, but it was really a terrarium. The owners, Donna and Stan, are great and friendly folks. They even showed us their living apartment. The whole place was very clean, neat and organized. They are very hard workers. We...

Thank Gary P
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

If this hotel is the 13th best in Dodge City I'd hate to see the other four. We'd had a lot of luck that trip with older, unique hotels but this was not one of them. The pillows were yellow. The floor was sticky. The neighbors were sketchy. Simply put, it was filthy. The man at the front desk was...

1Thank Reinke516
Muskogee, Oklahoma
Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

I normally would NOT try a place this dated. But, after I read some of the reviews I gave it a reluctant try.... Very good decision!!! The owners are super nice people. At check-in he asked me if I like beef jerky, and then he gave me a bag that he had made, how nice right? The room was really...

1Thank Soonergary

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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Address: 2300 W Wyatt Earp Blvd, Dodge City, KS 67801-3097
Region: United States > Kansas > Dodge City
Number of rooms: 14
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“We had 3 rooms for a week, view was not a factor, but rooms were spacious and very clean.”
texasfence, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you care about wifi, let them know and they'll try to put you where there's better reception.”
Shannon203, 5 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The rooms in the back are much quieter than those near the street”
tumbleweeds023, 11 May 2012 | Read review
“Be nice to the owners and ask for the best room.”
cavychauffer, 18 Apr 2011 | Read review
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