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Rodeway Inn University

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   835 South 5th Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201
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Ranked #11 of 14 hotels in Pocatello
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Seattle, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
8 helpful votes 8 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
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Challis, Idaho
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44 reviews 44 reviews
25 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

The only two things going for this property are the rates (but you get what you pay for) and the cheery check-in staff member. The location isn't close to major shopping, i.e. the mall, etc but is close to downtown. Getting to the property via Interstate southbound is out-of-the-way. The accommodations are...shall I say...old. The shower curtain rod was rusty,... More

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Sandy, Utah
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181 hotel reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013

The rooms were smaller than fancier hotels, but my room was extremely clean and the staff was the friendliest. This property makes the most out of its physical limitations. It's older and has older furniture, a box TV and no curved shower rod. However, I would stay at this property again for under $60 again and again. Some of the... More

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Burlington, VT
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Nice cheap motel right in the middle of Pocatello. Arrived late and night and was given the Kayak-advertised rate by the clerk, who was very friendly. The room was nothing fancy, but the bedding was clean, as was the bathroom, shower, and carpet. The AC worked perfectly, and while the TV is not a flat-screen, it is large and there... More

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

Hello, I very much appreciate you taking the time to review our Rodeway Inn. Yes, it is an older property but we pride ourselves in having an excellent staff. Many of our guests like the location especially because it is so close to Idaho State University. I hope you can return sometime. Sincerely, Louise More

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Address: 835 South 5th Ave, Pocatello, ID 83201
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Location: United States > Idaho > Pocatello
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Hotel Class:2 star — Rodeway Inn University 2*
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Rodeway Inn Pocatello
Pocatello Rodeway Inn

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