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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is a typical Route 66 original motel in a typical route 66 "ghost town". We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The room was spacious and included a fridge and microwave. Perfectly comfortable and characteristic of the era. It did have free WiFi though. We booked ahead by phone. No credit card needed. Lovely people. We enjoyed the town which is...

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Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

The place needs some money spent on it but for 66 travellers its part of the experience so at $49 a night, don't expect the Hilton. Bed not the most comfortable and we couldn't sleep. Door didn't lock properly and we found a pair of ladies underwear under the chair cushion. There's not a lot to choose from in the...

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

The sheets were clean. That's about all the good I have to say. We got in late (past 9:00), then hustled over to the gas station/diner for a burger. Which was very good with the tutor tots. Getting back to the room after 10:00 we couldn't get the tv to change channels so no cable. The network name was misspelled...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This place offered a good price. The rooms were clean but need updating. There was a microwave and TV. The tap on the shower broke and the bathroom door had been damaged so it didn't close properly. Some money needs to be spent on this place to renew the decor and fittings. Next to a steak house which was useful....

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Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Very comfortable furniture, friendly staff, and homey feel. There are minimal amenities, but they do offer free wifi and have tv, fridge, microwave, and coffee maker. At $45. - it was a fantastic deal. The best part was that there's a really good steakhouse next door, Red River Steakhouse, and I had the best steak of my life there. 8oz...

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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

We didn't do any research on McLean because we did not plan on coming through. We are on motorcycles and hit rain. All day long. We just needed to pull over. To my surprise, it's pretty much a ghost town. This motel was our only hope. Now, it's very old and outdated in many respects, but it was clean. The...

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Grand Prairie, Texas
Reviewed 1 June 2016

My son and I spent one night here (reserved in advance but no credit card required - how cool is that). Lady at the front desk was super sweet and helpful. Room was big and comfortable. Pillows were a little flat (but there were extra pillows) and the art work on the wall left a little to be desired but...

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Arlington, Texas
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

The inn was inexpensive and clean. Bed ok but glad I brought my own pillow. The issue was the door, it would not stay locked. Had to put a chair against it to keep it closed due to winds. Felt a bit exposed. The room never cooked enough for me. The shower was hot but hard to adjust the temperature....

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Reviewed 8 March 2016

Very friendly and helpful staff. Rooms were large, clean and comfortable and very reasonably priced. Great steakhouse next door. We had an older tv but our friends next door had a new flat screen. Loved the rugs in the bathroom and the western decor in the rooms. Would definitely stay there again if in the area.

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Norman, Oklahoma
Reviewed 2 August 2015 via mobile

Was on my way back from California visiting my daughter needed a place to stay for the night do to being very tired .Was greeted at the front door by a very sweet little girl think it was the owners granddaughter she lead me in to the office were I greeted by a very nice looking sweet lady who took...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Cactus Inn

Address: 301 Pine St, McLean, TX 79057
Region: United States > Texas > McLean
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Cactus Hotel Mclean
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“The suite by the office is larger, had a king size bed, and a kitchenette for a few dollars more!”
 of 5 bubbles johnhQ5937HH, 7 Dec 2014 | Read review
“No pool here, of course.”
 of 5 bubbles BobandJan66, 29 Sep 2013 | Read review
“We chose a room with two queens that gave us a little more room.”
 of 5 bubbles margej2013, 19 Sep 2013 | Read review
“We had room 12”
 of 5 bubbles 301marilynm, 14 Aug 2013 | Read review
“You might ask for the "presidential suite" #16, with two comfy beds and space to spread out, under $60 for two. We loved it.”
 of 5 bubbles CarolDM1900, 7 Jul 2013 | Read review
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