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BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn

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2352 South Fourth Street, El Centro, CA 92243
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Ranked #7 of 18 Hotels in El Centro
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for one night during the month of May 2015 and was delighted by the room amenities and comfortable bed. Small sitting area was nice to come back to after having spent the evening shopping at the local shopping mall. Morning breakfast was adequate. Lots of parking with an IHOP next door. Right off the freeway.

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Sacramento, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I usually hate best westerns, but this one was comparable to a Hampton inn. very quiet, very nice staff - internet actually WORKS - nice breakfast spread. staff was nice. walking distance to shopping centers and restaurants.

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Provo, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This was a very relaxing, clean, and nice hotel. The AC worked well and was quiet and the bed was fairly comfortable. I loved the eggs and hashbrowns at breakfast.I will stay there again next time that I am in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Everyone on the staff was so friendly and helpful. They went out of their way to make sure my stay was enjoyable. Plenty of free parking available. Lots of places to eat within walking distance. Television had lots of channels available.

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United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

frig, tv remote broken, shower wouldn't drain, room smelled like sewer. Horrible, rude daytime mgr. night girl nice but didnt know north or south to give directions . If room was free I wouldn't stay again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I stay in El Centro at the John Jay-Best Western every month partly for business but mostly for personal appointments and visiting. The hotel is very reasonably priced compared to other hotels of the same high caliber in the area. It is close to restaurants, movies, malls, etc. On some occasions I have requested an early check-in or a certain... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We stayed at this hotel in El Centro. It is a little dated, but the staff do their best to keep it looking great. The room was clean and the wifi was free. Breakfast was great. We would not hesitate to stay here again as it offers easy access to local amenities and the interstate highway.

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McMinnville, Oregon, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I was there for about 2 weeks working, the room was clean and comfortable. I am a breakfast person and luckily there was a pancake house next door. As the hotel serves breakfast it was not something I took advantage of same food served each day.

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Cincinnati, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This is a nice hotel, and the free breakfast is quite good. The only issue we had was the aroma of smoke in our non-smoking room. The hotel is located right off the expressway and very close to many restaurants. The staff is helpful and professional. We would stay here again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I stay at the John Jay Inn in El Centro at least one night every month. The general manager and front desk staff are very professional and friendly. The rooms are nice and the hotel is close to shopping, restaurants and business areas. I stayed at another hotel one night but realized that the John Jay was the best choice... More 

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