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Super 8 El Centro

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1575 Ocotillo Drive, El Centro, CA (Formerly Howard Johnson Inn)
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Ranked #7 of 18 hotels in El Centro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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El Centro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The Super 8 in El Central is like my home away from home. The staff makes me feel welcomed and comfortable. I wouldn't stay anywhere else.

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San Felipe, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We often choose to stay here as it is close to shopping & food & drink etc. My biggest complaint would be the pillows. They are just too small & very uncomfortable to try to sleep with. The rooms are clean and we get a good price. I always choose a ground floor room & they are happy to accomodate... More

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El Centro
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

The room was ok. The bathroom was extremely small, with the type of shower curtain that was used you couldn't open the bathroom door all the way. Also the shower head was extremely low....even when adjusting it high it was still low and I'm not a tall person. The decor was nice other than the huge picture that was above... More

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David W, Guest Relations Manager at Super 8 El Centro, responded to this review

Hello Kimberly, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at our hotel. I am sorry to hear about a few of the issues you were having while staying with us. I have taken note of them and passed them along to the corresponding department heads. We value feedback such as yours in order to improve ourselves.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Price was high for what we got. Room was o.k. Breakfast was poor. Everything worked in room but was not commensurate with the amount charged for the room. Have not staid in other brands in El Centro to make a valid comparison. Previous night was a Best Western Plus in Lake Elsinore for $15 less per night and everything was... More

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David W, Guest Relations Manager at Super 8 El Centro, responded to this review

Hello Colin D., Thank you for the feedback from your recent stay with us. We use guest reviews like yours to better improve the hotel and staff for future visits and guests. With that in mind I have taken your comments and informed the corresponding departments to review your recent stay. In the meantime if there is anything further please... More

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Address: 1575 Ocotillo Drive, El Centro, CA (Formerly Howard Johnson Inn)
Location: United States > California > California Desert > El Centro
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Hotel Class:2 star — Super 8 El Centro 2*
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Howard Johnson Inn El Centro Hotel El Centro

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