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Garden Inn

1578 W Thatcher Blvd, Safford, AZ 85546 (Formerly Super 8 Safford)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean, friendly staff. Microwave, coffee and fridge in the room. Plenty to eat within walking distance. AC works great. Desk, couch, in the room. Best value I've found in Safford. Thanks for a nice stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

I noted when I selected this motel that there had been a couple of bad reviews in relation to rudeness of staff. I have found quite the opposite. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Motel is clean, good value for money and the pool refreshing on a hot day particularly after travelling. There are good meals available nearby and coffee... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Followed my husband to Safford for work. We, along with our 3 kids, stayed here initially because it was the cheapest hotel in the area. The room was clean, but still had a smell of cigarette smoke, but that dissolved with opening the windows for a couple hours. The beds were not uncomfortable necessarily, but I wouldn't put one in... More 

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Show Low, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I was staying in room 206 on 7/26/14 was given a smoking room and it smells so bad and no telephone in the room that works the toilet does not flush right and the air condition does work well either and being on the second was not good on wife climbing the stairs was hard she has arititis in her... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 via mobile

Our first unpleasant issue we encountered. was with the front desk clerk. Very rude told me it was not her problem to find me a quiet location non smoking room. Her reply to me was "I don't know why you are so pissed" Then the rate I was quoted was not honored. We got into bed and the foot of... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2013

Just imagine this... You drive up to your hotel that is advertised to look nice and you notice people living in the hotel. You check and while it seems shady, you think "it can't be that bad!" You hike your pregnant self and all of your belongings for the week up to the 2nd floor, you open the door to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

I stayed here on multiple occasions. The first two weeks the rooms were clean so I left a good review about the Garden Inn on tripadvisor. The third week I came back, something changed, and I had my good review pulled in order to leave this one. This is probably one of the most disgusting motels I have ever stayed... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

This place was very disappointing. There was garbage left on the bathroom counter. We pulled back the covers on the beds and the sheets were stained, there were crumbs in one of the beds. The towels were stained and dirty, there was a washcloth that had been used to wipe something up ( maybe coffee) then folded and put back.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Great hotel with clean rooms. Located right in middle of safford, close to many attractions such as Mt Graham and ropers lake. Hotel is very well kept with great friendly staff and owners. Value is the best you will find in town. Includes free breakfast and Wifi.. had a great 4 night stay at the garden Inn! I will be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012

We booked a room at the Super 8 at 1587 Thatcher Blvd. WOW!! Were we surprised. This is a really nice hotel. Large room, very clean, nice appointments. Microwave and fridge, tv with cable, good size bathroom. And price, they were SO reasonable and will give discounts for certain organizations, such as AARP and military. Super 8 have vastly improved... More 

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abhakta, Owner's Daughter at Garden Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of the Garden Inn formally Super 8 in Safford, AZ. I am happy to read you were pleased with the location, cleanliness and staff of the hotel. We strive daily to exceed our guest's expectations. I trust should you return to the beautiful Gila Valley, you will again allow the staff of the Garden Inn... More 

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