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Budget Inn & Suites El Centro

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1212 Adams Avenue, El Centro, CA 92243
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Ranked #16 of 18 hotels in El Centro
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't ever stay here, sleeping in your car would be a better option. A Cockroach and ants found in bed, gross shower, dirty carpets, door would not close properly, horrible smell. And one of the staff had the nerve to accuse me of not telling about my dog and tried to charge me more and when I asked to see... More

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alexandria va
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69 reviews 69 reviews
26 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

low price but a good overnight. the bed was comfortable and the shower was terrific. my room had refrigerator and microwave but no coffee. staff was friendly but hard to find at times, felt like owner was doing many jobs. no breakfast. in the morning it was "drop the key in the slot and go" situation.

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Beaverton, Canada
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84 reviews 84 reviews
49 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

The owners were very friendly and quick to accommodate our needs however the room was very rough around the edges - cobwebs, dirty carpet around doorjambs, soap scum in bathtub - and smelled stale. I inquired about their advertised continental breakfast the night that we arrived and was told that breakfast would be put out in the morning (fruit, muffins,... More

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San Diego, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

These guys were absolute saints in helping me sort out a pretty ridiculous situation where I booked myself twice for the same room. They must have taken ten calls from the booking agency and twice as many visits from me to the front desk. The room was plenty comfy and had a nice big closet to store things in. The... More

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High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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16 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2012

This is a cheap morel so could not expect high quality. The rooms are not clean and the water from the shower would not drain away. They gave us the key to the unoccupied room next so we could use the shower. I am unable to understand why a business can be left to run down.

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El Centro, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2011

In December of every year for three years I have used this hotel. The room we usually stay in is a bedroom with a king size bed, microwave and mini-fridge with plenty of storage otherwise. The manager is very accommodating, and the cleaning was done regularly - no complaints! When we visit, we're treated like friends rather than simply customers.... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2011 via mobile

I went to check in as previous reservations were made, the desk clerk said they just finished cleaning the room. Upon entry I was disgusted by the filthy shape of the bathroom.Its a cheap hotel so you shouldnt expect much but whe housekeeping cant even run dirt down the drain in shower its pretty bad. Dont take the job if... More

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harbor city
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2009

The motel looked very nice from the outside and the person at the desk was very polite, but i would not recommend that a family with small children stay here! we reserved a room here because of the amenities they offered. there were none! we asked for 2 queen beds, they gave us 2 full. we asked for non smoking,... More

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Bellingham, Washington
3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2008

My car broke down in El Centro and I need a cheap place to stay while it was being repaired. I walked a few blocks from the repair shop and found a street with a bunch of cheap motels..This one appeared to be the "finest" in the land...It was advertised at $49.99 a night but with my Military I.D. the... More

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San Diego, CA
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6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2008

We needed a motel near a popular rock collecting area and only needed a place to shower and sleep -- we really weren't looking for much. We reserved a room at the Budget Inn for REALLY cheap on a discount website, and for the price, it was actually a little more than I expected... after all, the units have a... More

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Address: 1212 Adams Avenue, El Centro, CA 92243
Location: United States > California > California Desert > El Centro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Inn & Suites El Centro 2*
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