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El Rio

1515 East Colorado Street, Glendale, CA 91205
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Redlands, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The price is very reasonable. the cheapest in the area. i stayed there a few times on business in the area; decent rooms, some of the rooms smell like an old place, others are a lot better. lots of cable channels on their tvs (big flat screens) dont expect the quality and niceness of a big national chain hotel and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

I checked into the El Rio Motel for 3 nights.I paid the $55.00 a night for the room.I enter the room and senn there was no tub only a shower.I went to the office and ask for a room with a tub.The oriental woman working there told me it will be $10.00 more a night.I needed a tub so I... More 

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Bakersfield, California
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2011

Dirty rooms. Bad smell. Worst cheap motel ever.no frig. Crappy tv.noisy.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2010

I had a good experience here and was expecting much shoddier conditions given the price but was pleasantly surprised. The place was pretty much clean, equipped with towels and cups, much like a standard motel. I took a chance and it was worth it and I save some money in the process.

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Covina, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2010

We chose this place because most of the adjoining hotels were full that time. Around 11:30 pm sometime in September upon payment , we immediately went to the room and noticed male bystanders in the hallways and parking. We observed that our next door room was open and a lot of men were inside and two men right outside their... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2010

El Rio provides the bare essentials, and it is a good deal based on the price. I would recommend this accommodation to those budget travels who want a certain level of comfort and cleanliness for a pretty good price. I comparison shopped around for prices, and it seemed to be one of the cheapest in that area, which is why... More 

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