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Discovery Inn

115 Downey Avenue, Modesto, CA 95354 (Formerly Knights Inn Modesto)
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013 via mobile

At first we thought we heared some good reviews about Discovery Inn in another town. So we thought let's give it a try. The desk at the lobby is completely sealed with glass. After I asked why he made it this way, and I got an answer, he stepped through his door and gave me the keys. I think he... More 

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

I stay in Modesto for work 5-6 nights per month and look for budget accommodations - somewhere clean to shower, sleep, and leave in the morning. The pool was nasty, the front desk staff paranoid, but all I wanted was a shower and a bed, so in I checked. Fell asleep on the bed as soon as I walked in... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2011

We booked this hotel ahead of time. When we arrived in our room, the smoke detector was ripped out of the wall, there were brown stains on the ceiling and carpet, other items were in terrible shape as well. The pool had garbage floating in it....filthy and unsafe place to stay. We immediately left and asked for a refund. So... More 

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California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2009

it is horrible , I got there the receptionist checking her email while she is making the reservation , of course that made her took for ever to finish it , the room door is damaged from inside and you are lucky if you open it from the first time , inside the room no hangers , no iron ,... More 

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LA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2009

The clerk kept me outside in the cold while checking me in and didn't listen or really care that I was even there. It took at least 15 minutes and he tried to charge me twice! The room was NOT clean at all...trash left on the bed and floors... toilet seat was dirty, only one towel, and think there was... More 

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NY
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2009

Advantages- cheap, convenient. Basics were OK-- shower, toilet, bed. Disadvantages-- non smoking room smelled badly of old smoke and mildew. Carpet very dirty, wifi very slow.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2009

This is an older motel that has been somewhat updated. The room was clean enough for most people, for the price. Our king room had only two bath towels and one hand towel. The front desk said they don't use wash clothes, so they gave us extra hand towels. The furniture was fine and the mattress was very good. The... More 

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Las Vegas, NV
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2008

Thank you for reading this, I'm not one to usually take the time to complain, but for this I'm making an exception. I arrived at the Knights Inn Modesto and found it to be a very old, run down looking building. The lobby has cob webs hanging from the ceiling and a musty smell that is very noticeable. The lady... More 

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