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Rodeway Inn University

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   835 South 5th Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014
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Moose Jaw, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

Very clean, equipped with micro & frig, comfy bed, good value, friendly staff, good breakfast but heavy on the cereals. R103. Did not test WiFi. Forgot receipt which they give you in the morning - I hope they mail it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Krista was awesome. She helped in every way she could. Rooms were big and comfortable. They even had lemonade and cookies for my daughter. Easy to get to. Very pleasant experience. Everything in the room functioned properly. Our stay was quiet and peaceful. Just what we needed after our long drive. Definitely recommend this hotel to anyone!!!!

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Plentywood, Mt
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19 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014 via mobile

Excellent location near college. Quiet neighborhood. Small room, but very clean. Comfortable bed. Great value for the money. Breakfast was good. Staff were very helpful. No elevator. Great place to eat next door.

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Gaston, Oregon, United States
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We booked online and wished the pictures were updated, as well as the rooms. Found the carpets with worn holes in the room and went through 4 remotes and never got one that worked. Had called earlier in the evening to try to get directions and was put on "hold" only to have to listen to the clerk helping someone... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

With my AAA discount, we were able to stay here for $45/night. For the price, we were pleasantly surprised! While it's not the newest hotel in Pocatello, the Rodeway Inn is clean and the staff was accommodating. We were also impressed with the continental breakfast (fresh waffles!) and the warm cookies and lemonade served every evening. Located directly across the... More 

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Portland, Oregon
13 reviews 13 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We were in town for the Western regionals Wrestling tournament. This hotel was close to Holt Arena. It was very well priced. My 8 year old and i stayed a few days with no issue. The hotel was fully booked with other wrestling family's. The walls are a little thin but everyone was quiet at a decent time. The place... More 

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Trenton, New Jersey, United States
20 reviews 20 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We were surprised by what we got for the price we paid. We paid $45/night (with a AAA discount). The rooms are a bit dated and could use a little updating, but were clean. We inspect the rooms before we get comfortable, just in case we need to make adjustments to our schedule/reservation. Needless to say, we unpacked. Included in... More 

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Sandpoint, Idaho
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

It was cold and windy when I checked in. I had a corner room on the second floor. The wind was pounding against the very cheap window. I tucked the curtain in to lessen the noise and draft. I put a chair and pillow up against the heater/air conditioner as air and noise was being emitted from it. I didn't... More 

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Louise M, General Manager at Rodeway Inn University, responded to this review

Dear Michael--I apologize for your disappointing stay at our property and I appreciate you letting me know that your stay was less than perfect. This time of year we do have strong winds here in Eastern Idaho--I wish we had climate more like your area in Northern Idaho. I am meeting with my staff this morning to go over your... More 

Yakima, Washington
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This property is very run down, and dated. The bath tub has stains and a crack in the surround. The hand rail in the bath was falling off. Noticed the sheets had stains on them, and the shower curtain rod was rusty. The breakfast did not have fresh fruit, little cups of canned fruit instead. Will say the staff was... More 

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Louise M, General Manager at Rodeway Inn University, responded to this review

Hello--I'm very sorry you had such a bad experience at our property, We very much appreciate you telling us about your concerns. It is an older facility and we work very hard to see that our guests are comfortable. At the present time we are working up on several upgrades. The Rodeway Inn is an economy brand with economy rates... More 

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Very nice room, old-style TV, extremely friendly staff, fresh-baked cookies at 8pm provided by host. Nothing wrong with the location. Walked to The Bridge for supper (Canadian term for the last meal of the day)

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Address: 835 South 5th Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201
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Location: United States > Idaho > Pocatello
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Rodeway Inn University 2*
Number of rooms: 54
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Rodeway Inn Pocatello
Pocatello Rodeway Inn

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