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Lafayette, Indiana
Reviewed 23 July 2015

We came down to Murray to spend the weekend with our son and future daughter-in-law, who is a Murray State student. We stayed here and absolutely fell in love! It is clean, cozy and I loved the retro feel our room had! The staff was very pleasant and made our short stay a joy. So much so, we are heading...

Thank Lori C
Reviewed 14 July 2015

I have traveled and stayed in a lot of motels, but none can even come close to Murray Plaza. The best well kept, up to date with all anyone would need in a room. The owners and their staff are more than helpful in all ways. This grounds are always groomed and well maintained. Home away from home in other...

Thank BobbySimpson13
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Stayed there for one night and it was just what we needed. The rooms were clean, freshly updated and well appointed. It's an old motel which has been renovated and updated but has a pleasant retro feel. It's and excellent value. There's no pool or free breakfast but we didn't need that! Staff was very friendly!

Thank Rob M
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

In Murray for MSU orientation with my daughter and forgot to book a room in advance, Murray Plaza Lodge had the last room in town. It was fine for a brief overnight stay. Older property, but room was clean. We could hear street traffic.

Thank Melissa L
Bourbon, Missouri
Reviewed 27 May 2015

We enjoyed our stay at the Murray Plaza Lodge. Our room was very clean and and the grounds and facilities were very well kept and attractive. The owners were friendly and the staff was helpful in recommending restaurants and attractions in the area. We would definitely stay there again and recommend it to our friends. If I had to make...

Thank Carol B
Helian O, Owner at Murray Plaza Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Carol: We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you very much for your cheering review that gave us so much energy for all summer long. Thank you so much for kind advice about breakfast. We are looking for some nice solution and hope we find it soon.

Vinemont, Alabama
Reviewed 26 May 2015

My husband and I were planning a stay in Murray,Ky and happened upon the website for Murray Plaza Lodge. I was unsure at first as pictures tend to be decieving, however this lodge is by far, the best place we have stayed in a long while. We enjoyed the surrounding sceneries of the Ivy, and Roses, the sitting area outdoors...

Thank AngelaSmith2012
Helian O, Owner at Murray Plaza Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Angela: Thank you so much for writing us such a wonderful review. It is always great great pleasure to hear from guests that they were happy with their stay. Your review gave us so much energy to jump and run all summer long. It is hard to believe your were here in May and it's already August! My apology...

Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 25 May 2015

I absolutely love this place. It is spotless, comfortable, and so reasonably priced. Very nice owners and they always recognize me. I only wish I would have discovered it sooner. Definitely recommend it!!!!!!!

Thank Cristi F
Helian O, Owner at Murray Plaza Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Cristi: Thank you so much for this wonderful review. Yes, we also hope we knew you earlier! We are very fortunate to have such nice Murray State parents as you. Looking forward to your next visit!

Ft. Thomas, KY
Reviewed 23 May 2015

We luckily found Murray Plaza Lodge 5 years ago when our daughter was getting ready to be an MSU student. We stayed there for honors weekend, SummerO and then many family weekends, basketball games, and end of semester pickups. We always knew where we would stay, because we were never disappointed! Our last stay was 2 weeks ago, for graduation...

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Helian O, Owner at Murray Plaza Lodge, responded to this review

It's feels like it was yesterday when you and your family came for your daughter's governor's scholar program. It has already been 5 years, and she has graduated! Thank you so much for 5 years of patronage and many wonderful reviews. We will remember you all.

Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

This quaint hotel has become my second haven. I've been staying here since 2013. It is clean, safe, and affordable. I missed staying in the fall while my daughter was studing abroad. I like how they take pride in running this family business. It is the only smoke- free and pet free place in Murray for me to stay while...

1Thank kej750
Helian O, Owner at Murray Plaza Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very very much for your second review! I like your picture with two smart and beautiful daughters. Sad, I am not allowed to mention your name here. We want you to know that we are so proud of you for being great mother and being our dearest guest. See you soon!

Oran, Missouri
Reviewed 5 May 2015

On a whim, my husband and I went back to his old stomping grounds of Murray State for the weekend to catch a fundraiser (truck / tractor pull). I did a little research and found this place to be the #1 trip advisor choice of hotels in town. I can see why! The place itself is spotless and the room...

Thank Patrick-Audrey S
Helian O, Owner at Murray Plaza Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Patrick and Audrey: Oh, I remember you two! Thank you so much for keeping us in your mind and writing such a warm review. It was good to see another MSU graduate visiting old Kentucky home! Although I live in Murray, every time I pass through the MSU campus, my heart beats fast with fun memories of those school...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Murray Plaza Lodge is the only independently owned hotel in Murray, Kentucky (KY). All rooms are very clean and 100% smoke/pet-free. Special rates for Murray State parents/alumni, AAA, senior/AARP, military and government. Murray State University 6 blocks. Kentucky Lake and Land Between the Lakes in 20 minutes. All rooms located on first floor. Front door parking. Beautiful gardens with three big gazebos. Every room has AC/heat, microwave and refrigerator. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Murray Plaza Lodge

Address: 506 S 12th St, Murray, KY 42071-2914
Region: United States > Kentucky > Murray
Price Range: $98 - $100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Murray Plaza Lodge 2*
Number of rooms: 34
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