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Quality Inn on 144 Kern Street

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   144 Kern St., Salinas, CA 93905
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Ranked #11 of 26 hotels in Salinas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014
Mercygrace Oakhurst, California
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Oakhurst, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The front desk gave us a room key the first time and found out that room was unavailable due to painting. So we went back to the front desk and he gave us another room key and that room was being painted. We went back to the front desk and then went to speak to the painters and gave us... More

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32 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

Basic property next to the freeway. The 2nd and 3rd floors can be noisy from the street and freeway. The rooms were clean and the breakfast was basic. The manager gave us a good tip for dinner down the street at the Mexican restaurants.

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Napa, California
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107 reviews 107 reviews
19 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We were in town a bit late, to settle up with our Income Tax preparer who lives right next door. We would not have come so far south if not for that proximity. It was May 2013. This is a smaller district loaded with National Brand hospitality but we examined all of those and were not inspired - literally Quality... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

This property offers location and a decent room for those wanting an affordable place within 30 mins drive of Monterey. I was able to Priceline the property at the last minute and called the hotel to request a room with 2 Queen beds. Manager on duty was incredibly rude on the phone and adamant that we had to pay a... More

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QUALITYINNGM33002, General Manager at Quality Inn on 144 Kern Street, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at our hotel. I am sorry you were disappointed on this occasion, and I apologize for any inconvenience you experienced. However, you mention a "guarantee" by Priceline for two beds. This was obviously was not the case and we had no option but to charge you an upgrade... More

Orlando, Florida
19 reviews 19 reviews
17 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

rooms was clean but with an old touch, pretty much your typical highway overnight stay, just enough to get some rest and continue your trip, the are where is located don't look to safe. breakfast was very basic just enough to keep you going.

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San Jose, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Rooms are clean, however everything else is old, the windows are single-pane, given it is right next to highway, the rooms are very noisy with all the traffic. Fairly basic, easy access to major traffic routes. Staff is friendly.

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Hemet, California
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102 reviews 102 reviews
69 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

2 weeks on the road, and then realising we were in the Monteray area on a Friday night...Didn't think Priceline could get us anything under 100 dollars...or More....but we would settle for a 2 star and see what we could come up with...We were given this Hotel for way under the 100.00 we antisapated...and its ok...Clean and the bathroom Tub/Shower... More

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Mondamin, Iowa
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43 reviews 43 reviews
34 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

As other have mentioned this is not a new facility - the management is reinvesting in this property & it shows. I stop here to rest & relax - easy done done in the quiet clean king room they saved for me. I appreciate the solid roller chair & large desk with plenty of light. Legends Grill with it's good... More

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Kent, Washington
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

Arrived after 11 pm w/o a reservation and was met cordially by mgr at night window. Room was adequate and comfortable - 2 queen beds, clean, quiet for being adjacent to fwy. Our teen son was thrilled with the on site breakfast mini waffle iron and In & Out burger just across the street. We were in town for CSUMB... More

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77 reviews 77 reviews
53 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

clean room; near restaurants and highway access, but... restricted office hours; office computer for customers did not have internet unusual set up for bathroom: must open door to get into bathroom, but then have to close door to wash hands at sink outside bathroom

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Address: 144 Kern St., Salinas, CA 93905
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Location: United States > California > Salinas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Quality Inn on 144 Kern Street 2*
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