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Safari Inn

2352 Esplanade, Chico, CA 95926
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Mill Valley, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I travel to Chico often on business and ive stayed at many different places over the years. I saw some mixed reviews on the Safari Inn so I thought I would give it a try, and Im glad I did. Ive stayed a few times now, and the experience has been better each time. The last time I stayed my... More

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Safari Inn several times now as it is one of the better motels in Chico for the price. It's independently run and they do care about your stay. It's cozy and had a mom and pop feel which is a huge relief from the corporate coIdness of so many motels. And most importantly, it's clean... More

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Grants Pass, Oregon
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I visited Chico to drop our daughter off for her freshman year at Chico State. We decided to stay at the Safari Inn, and Im glad we did. The woman who checked us in was very friendly and helpful. Our room was spotless and the price was very reasonable. There was also a very nice pool and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

I'm 29 weeks pregnant after our toilet repeatedly broke they moved us to a new room the first morning I reached into the cabinet to grab a bag and was stuck in the the finger by someone's dirty used needle. I notified the hotel and all they have done is refund the nights we hadn't stayed there yet and asked... More

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1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

This place is cheap, looks like drunk person took scissors to the curtains, no trash cans, fridge door didn't close, cigarette burns in sheets, tv was for show and didn't actually work, bed very hard, broken smoke detector hung from ceiling, no security latch on door.

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Half Moon Bay, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

OMG!!! The Safari Inn, Chico, CA The first thing that happened was they didn't have are reservations. We get to are room and this 40 year old guy is betting up this 19 year old girl. The room was small and had two queen sized beds in a room that you could hardly get to the bathroom. We found a... More

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Benicia, California, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Only great thing about this place is that it is cheap. Location: only great because its next to one of my favorite restaurants (Rice Bowl) Service: came at night and just told em I was c/o so very minimal interactions Room Condition: THERE WAS A 1 1/3 DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE THRESHOLD AND THE DOOR! HOW DOES THAT PASS INSPECTIONS?? MICE,... More

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Orland, California, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Had great stay.....Mina was awesome at front desk all the help was accommodating and spot on.......Great service etc .will come back.......nice and clean ...very friendly, and quiet what we needed.......thank you

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Sonoma County
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

I stayed here one night about 2 weeks ago when my camping trip at Butte Recreation was rained out. I needed somewhere inexpensive and last minute. I saw the reviews, and so I didn't expect much- just a clean place to sleep for the night. I checked into the room and the smell of smoke was overwhelming. The phone did... More

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Canyon Lake, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

I moved my daughter up to Chico in August for school and spent 3 nights at this motel. I really just needed a place to sleep since we would be runing around during the day getting her moved in to her new place by the college. The price was amazing like $42 a night, and it was close to everything... More

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Address: 2352 Esplanade, Chico, CA 95926
Location: United States > California > Chico
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