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Modern Hotel and Bar

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1314 Grove Street, Boise, ID 83702
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Ranked #22 of 56 hotels in Boise
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Logan, Utah
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stay here regularly to/from visiting family in Oregon. Centrally and conveniently located in downtown Boise. Staff warm, helpful, and professional. A trendy repurposed/remodeled Travelodge-type hotel, the rooms tastefully done up in the Scandinavian style, complete with walk-in showers. Very clean rooms, exceptionally comfortable beds. No need to leave the premises for dinner - the restaurant is... More

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Pasco, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on a Saturday night. The rooms are nothing to go on about--very small (used to be a Travelodge), basic. Everyone raves about the bar, but I have been to better in smaller areas. Do not stay here on a Friday or Saturday night unless you don't want to sleep. The little outdoor area is packed with very... More

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Elko, Nevada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a weekend here with our adult children to celebrate a birthday. It was really nice place to stay. They have a funky cool bar that serves appetizer type foods late into the evening and even had outdoor seating with cool fire pits. The rooms are very forwardly decorated. Make sure you are on a couples weekend as every... More

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Boise, Idaho
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Modern Hotel and Bar is a great place to stay in Boise. The rooms are clean and decorated in a minimalist cool retro way. The bathroom was spacious and the beds were comfortable. The location can't be beat. We walked all over downtown to a variety of bars and restaurants. The hotel/bar staff was excellent as well. They were... More

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London, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This review is only about the bar as we didn't stay here, but it was really good. They've taken a standard looking motel and made it look smart and trendy. We ended up here because I look in a local magazine for the best cocktail bar in Boise and this had won last year. It lived up to that. They... More

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Idaho, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

So comfortable, and convenient. Had the best night of sleep ever in in a hotel, and the showers were really something special. This romantic getaway will definitely be a return trip for my husband and I.

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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I love to stay at the Modern. My room was sleekly designed and very comfortable. Freshly-squeezed juice, bagels,granola,yoghurt are an included breakfast. Michal remembered me and asked about my grandkids....that was so special.

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Austin, Texas
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43 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Major kudos to what looks like young entrepreneurs who have converted this old Travelodge into a fun, hip, and different type of motel. Fire pits outside, a cute little restaurant with excellent drinks and great 90's indie music, free rentable bicycles, and room upgrades - minibar a nice touch and very rare for this price point. Keep in mind, though,... More

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6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Fortunately I didn't have the displeasure of staying here. As a seasoned executive in hospitality who started in this business 35 years ago as a busboy I can honestly say I have never encountered someone more rude than the General Manager of this property. She was aloof and condescending in her approach.............and actually hung the phone up on me. they... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Our night at the Modern was great. I can see that it could be noisy on a weekend with lots of people out and about, but we had a quiet night. Loved the bar and had drinks during happy hour. Breakfast (good bagel, fresh juice and granola) was great and quick. Room was cool with a great shower. We would... More

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Address: 1314 Grove Street, Boise, ID 83702
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Location: United States > Idaho > Boise
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Modern Hotel and Bar 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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#21 Family Hotel in Boise #21 Business Hotel in Boise
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Experience this intimate boutique hotel, where architecture and design live in harmony. ADA-compliant. Free parking for walk-up comfort and convenience. Adjacent to the Linen Building Event Center, The Modern Hotel is the ideal spot for meetings and creative professionals taking care of business. Onsite, our business center has all the hook-ups you need to tie up loose ends while you're away. ... more   less 
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