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Lamp Post Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2424 East Stadium Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
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Ranked #27 of 30 hotels in Ann Arbor
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Chevy Chase, Maryland
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

At $80/night, this place was basically half the price of other nearby options, but still expensive enough that I expected something decent, a no-frills but tidy room like a Hampton Inn or a Comfort Inn. What I got instead was a room that looked like it had been a no-frills but tidy room 30 years ago. The carpet is so... More

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Harrison Township, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I always say you get what you pay for. This place is cheap so I expected no amenities what I didn't expect was the filth that was in the room. Bathroom had hair from the previous guests all over and I wouldn't even walk on the carpet without shoes. Under the bed had socks and underware along with loads of... More

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Sarnia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overwhelming smell of residual smoke upon entering back stairwell which was the access to our rooms 211 @ 212. Rooms had a strong smell of smoke also. Ground in that area was littered heavily with cigarette butts. Internet connection was pretty much non-existent at best. Bath towels were the smallest and thinnest I have ever seen. On the plus side... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not stay here! The rooms are very run down ... Not a little as noted in other reviews. The refrigerator in our room did not work and had a towel stuffed in it to soak up the water. The towels are literally the size of the average hand towel and the soap was half the size of cheap hotel... More

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Dayton, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Pros: The rest room is clean. Cons: The moment I walked into the room, I smelled something weird odor. The carpet is dirty. The comforter is very old, looks like from 80s. The shampoo and conditioner are of low quality. After shower, my hair become less smooth than it used to be before shower. The wifi is useless.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We spent one night. The wifi was useless; the signals were weak and when connected the "speed" was molasses or slower. The room was adequate; not filthy, but there was a used coffee stirrer left on the floor next to the nightstand so you knew the cleaning wasn't thorough. We could hear our neighbors pretty clearly. The bath towels were... More

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London, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is a very basic inn but worth every penny we paid for it. There were four of us in one room with 2 queen sized beds -- which may or may not have been quite the usual width of a queen. My husband and I sleep in kingsized beds so every else is small. There was a fridge, microwave... More

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We stayed here for 2 months in a room with a kitchen. The staff is super-nice. My only complaint is that Wi Fi is a little slow. Other than that, everything was wonderful!!! Breakfast was yummy. Towels were fresh.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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154 reviews 154 reviews
74 hotel reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Clean with a full range of amenities including coffee maker, microwave, & fridge. There are no full restaurants nearby but a nice coffee shop in a really cool old gas station is right across the street.

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Cordoba
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

The hotel was quite good, clean rooms, wide rooms with kitchinette. They changed towels every day. One of the bad things was the internet (wifi) connection it was not working in general. An the other thing... the same exactly the same for breakfast every day!!! everything else was ok. Recommendable and cheap

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Address: 2424 East Stadium Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Location: United States > Michigan > Ann Arbor
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Lamp Post Inn 2*
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Colonial - 1.5 mi W of US 23, at Exit 37B. ... more   less 
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