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Colfax Motor Lodge

550 South Auburn Street, Colfax, CA 95713
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

We came here after reading reviews on Trip Advisor and it really is a great motel. The room was very clean with tv, coffee, wi-fi etc as you'd expect. Nothing looked old or shabby. I only gave it 4 stars not 5 because you can hear the traffic, which didn't bother me at all, but it can put some people... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

Needed a room in town. We expected not a lot, but the room exceeded the expectation for a lodging spot on a budget search. We got a nice and clean three queen-size bedroom. It's across the street from pizza spot and a fast food restaurant and adjacent to a tap room. Overall a comfy experience.

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4 Thank Afrosky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I needed to spend a night at the Colfax Motor Lodge recently. Tiny little roadside motel just off Interstate 80 between Sacramento and Reno. My room had a king bed - very comfortable. I was worried about the noise from the freeway and there was none. The room was super clean and the wall heater warmed my room comfortably. Very... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

It is clean - the room, bathroom and linens were all nice and clean. However, with the exception of some bathroom updates, the Colfax Motor Lodge is old and a bit rundown! It is just off Highway 80, which I found very convenient, but the highway noise can be heard in the room. They do not add any special touches... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

The staff was nice. Too pricey for what it is. Shower pan was cracked and leaked. Shower door would not close. Sink was very cracked. Sheets were clean but had holes in them. Overall condition was frumpy at best. No breakfast offered. Only game in town.

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Medicine Hat, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Granted the price was alittle high, $80/night.......but it was a place to stop and rest.......it was pretty clean, could have used bigger towels but no big deal, the coffee maker was dirty had not been cleaned since the last guest vacuuming was poor but all in all we have stayed in alot worse for alot more! The manager was helpful... More 

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San Mateo, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2012

I very recently stayed a night at the Colfax Motor Lodge. My room had a comfortable king bed and the cost was $80.00. The room & bath were neat & clean, but nothing really special. Older furnishings in the room. I was told that the room I was in was to get a new carpet within the week. As other... More 

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Monterey, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

I chose this motel for a quick overnight stay on my way to Reno. I was going to arrive fairly late and called ahead. I was glad I did, because by the time I arrived (around 8pm on a Thursday night) all of the rooms were sold out. The parking lot is tight, but there were enough spaces for all... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

This 18-room motel sits right next to the freeway, so it's easy to find, but there is (of course) some traffic noise. The (new) windows block most of it, and when we ran the air conditioner, we hardly heard the traffic at all. Beyond that, the rooms are spotless and well maintained, the staff nice, the grounds cute, and the... More 

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Livermore, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

I've stayed in the Colfax Motor Lodge on many occasions. The motel has been remodeled in recent years. The rooms are modest and clean. Because the motel is right next to the freeway the truck noise could bother some people. When I stay there I run the air conditioner and it doesn't bother me. If you are on your way... More 

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