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Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We've stayed here before and it was fine but this time was different. The lobby was filthy. There were dead flies everywhere and the milk was left out in the counter from breakfast at 5pm. The room was clean but also had flies in it. The breakfast next morning looked like day old pastries.

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Surprise, Arizona
Reviewed 27 June 2016

HUGE mistake! DON'T BOTHER Just needed a stop over for one night and booked on Hotwire under unknown till you book method. So sorry I did. No one spoke No one at the front desk and I was handed a phone by someone who did not speak English. We waited over 20 minutes 4 someone to help us. This place...

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1Thank pittsburgh82
Poteet, Texas
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Place looks ok on the outside needs repair and deep cleaning on the inside new fridge and microwave mattress seemed like it had a hard wood frame and the springs went flat when sat on it also appears that this place has residents the gentleman was very friendly should be very successful if he gets the interior fixed up

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1Thank m p
Kerrville, Texas
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Lots of vagrants sleeping around. Lobby a pig sty. Half empty potato chip bags on floor, dirty laundry piled up behind counter, papers stacked and spread all over behind counter. If this is :new management" as sign as advertised, they need to change again. Laundry ice machine/soda machine room filthy Prostitutes plying their trade. Desk clerk had note book paper...

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2Thank meadroger94
Houston, United States
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Basically, its a cheap hotel room and I got what I paid for. The room was inexpensive but the mattress was horrible - I big depression on the edge and lumped up in the middle - basically worn out. In addition, the room was not well maintained.

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1Thank Bill E. P
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Had a breakdown and didn't get there untill 5 am but they allowed me to get a descent rest. Which says a lot about a place. Thats about the only nice thing to say about the place unfortunately. Ok what more can i say?

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Thank cynt e
Texas
Reviewed 22 May 2016

It's a dated hotel but is keep clean and the staff is friendly. If you are just looking for a good value on an over night stay this will work. Almost all of the motels in this town are across the street from the railroad track that is busy around the clock. This one will cover up the sound of...

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 21 May 2016

I gave this place a good review a couple of years ago but it has gone down hill considerably. No toiletries no coffee in room. The laundry area looked like they were storing the trash from a remodel. i would go somewhere else.

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

3 1/2 years ago I gave this motel a good review and we've stayed there about twice every 2 months ever since. But, the hotel was sold and has changed managers at least 3 times since the new owners took over. Its not part of a chain anymore. Now it's a dump and we're not going back. We've been patient...

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Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Very pleased with our stay. Friendly check-in, clean rooms and nice breakfast. If was also cheaper than some less desirable hotels in area and pet friendly. The only downside at all was a slower internet. Easy on and off of I 20. We would stay at this hotel again.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Whitten Inn

Address: 1705 West Broadway, Van Horn, TX 79855 (Formerly America's Best Value Inn)
Region: United States > Texas > Van Horn
Price Range: $70 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Whitten Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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