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City Center Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   83597 Indio Blvd, Indio, CA 92201
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Ranked #5 of 16 Hotels in Indio
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cottonwood, Arizona
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everything was impeccably clean and well constructed. The woman in the office was very nice. The murals on the walls were an extra special touch! My only complaint was the train noise (which they can't do much about).

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Don't let the location or outside appearance scare you off. This is a perfectly fine little establishment. Friendly owners. Bargain price. Room was small but clean. Loved the murals! Bath looked recently renovated. There is some road and train noise, but it is not bad. This solo traveling woman was pleased.

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Beaverton, Oregon
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84 reviews 84 reviews
26 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

A beautiful room, sky with pink clouds painted on the ceiling, nice murals and artwork on the walls, and a clean modern bathroom. All I needed was a place to sleep, but was delighted with the joy I found there as well. Good people run the place (said they'd owned it for 26 years), and it shows a lot of... More 

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Swift Current
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9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

I arrived in Indio the night before my long term condo rental was ready. With only one night to stay I read the reviews on trip advisor and decided to give the City Center a try. What a pleasant surprise. It is so obvious this family realizes that in order to attract good clients the rooms need to be kept... More 

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Carmichael, California
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45 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

This is definitely not a ritzy place nor is it a trendy place, but it's cute, very clean and reasonable. It's also an awesome example of a cool old vintage motor lodge and even has mural paintings in the rooms! Our bed was comfortable and had ample decent bedding. The sheets and towels were soft quality and good fiber. For... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

The staff at this location really make the difference! At check-in, they were friendly and fast, and all other staff we encountered were responsive to requests and very friendly. The hotel is kept up well, everything was clean. For the price I paid I was very happy Overall, this was a very good experience, and I would definitely recommend staying... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise. Looks like a seedy SRO from the street. Inside, big comfy (very firm) bed, lovely little renovated bathroom, nice paint job, working fridge, and robust wifi. Clean!! And attentive staff. We walked an hour into town and had a really good repast and beer at La Tapatio restaurant. A real gem.

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Lincoln Acres, California, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

We stayed here for our Daughter's Wedding. It was close to Fantasy Springs Casino and the Wedding Venue. Saturday very early I got up and went to find coffee and came back around 7 am? the car was directly in front of our room. I left the car unlocked with my Garmin GPS on the seat. I went in to... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

Its a small motel that is extremely clean, the rooms are the size that you will need. Please don't expect a huge room that you would get at the sheraton. If you want that go there, but you will be missing out on the friendly service and amazing owners. I did go to this hotel for Coachella and the owners... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Friendly staff, nice comfortable room. Asked for no smoking room but there were 2 ashtrays and ashes in the nightstand drawer. Beware if you have children - there was no TV channel list and when we turned on TV the screen was full of naked men and women in an orgy on lots of beds with closeups of their private... More 

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Address: 83597 Indio Blvd, Indio, CA 92201
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Greater Palm Springs > Indio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — City Center Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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