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Modern Hotel and Bar

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1314 Grove Street, Boise, ID 83702
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Henderson, Nevada, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were recommended by a friend, (which I knew I should have researched further prior to making my final reservation) We understood that it was a boutique hotel, and not to have a high expectations. But boy, the end results was MEDIOCRE!! The room itself was very low quality - From the hard beds, to flimsy lamps, to lack of... More

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Solana Beach, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent the Labor Day weekend in Boise and surrounding area at The Modern and it was as the other guests mentioned - great and at a great rate for spur of the moment (under $130 with taxes). Besides the full restaurant and bar, no other typical hotel amenities, which is fine for us because we don't spend time during... More

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New Mexico
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I reviewed the hotel and bar two years ago when we found it by accident while passing through Boise. Stayed again overnight and had dinner. Still a dog friendly oasis on a trip filled with boring chain motels. And, had some of the best lamb chops at the bar for dinner cooked perfectly with pesto and good potatoes. The food... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This was our first trip to Boise and we were looking for a downtown hotel that was a little out of the ordinary. After reading about the retro décor and awesome showers we were hooked! The desk staff was always friendly and helpful. They even offered some bicycles for us to ride around the area. We were given an interior... More

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Massillon, Ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

refrigerator did not work. Prompt delivery of another one but thermostat did not work properly and froze food. Last day requested wake up call and it never came. Alarm clock did not work as well. Got out an hour later then expecting too.

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Logan, Utah
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

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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Elko, Nevada
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

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
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

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
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

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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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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