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Americas Best Value Inn

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1606 West Fayette Avenue, Effingham, IL 62401 (Formerly Howard Johnson Express Effingham)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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hudson
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Room was OK, but in the pet area hallway was a bad smoking odor. Would not stay at this property again, although the manager was nice. Room was clean and price was okay. Better hotels in area at about same price

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Clean rooms with the exception of long hairs on some of the towels. Also the pillows looked like they were rescued from Goodwill. We slept really well, so mattresses were good and the room was quiet. The towels were so meager and thin, you could see light through them! Maybe time for new pillows and towels?!

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South Bend, Indiana
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were returning to Indiana from a wedding in Pilot Point, Texas. We needed a place to stay on short notice. My wife, Marietta, went on line and found this motel very close by. We were pleasantly surprised by the cleanliness and the good graces of the manager. A great place with all of the Amenities. his recommendations for a... More 

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effinghamgm, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Tommy, Thank you for staying at our Americas Best Value Inn of Effingham.We are happy to hear that you were pleased with your stay and thank you for giving us an opportunity to show you our hospitality.We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you. Kanaiyalal Shah GM 2173424667 More 

New Lenox, Illinois, United States
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

A fine hotel that is clean, quiet, and comfortable and a good value. Check-in/check out no problem, staff being polite and professional. Facility all around was well maintained. Breakfast was simple but did the trick. We’ve stayed places that cost three times as much, but were not as good as this hotel.

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effinghamgm, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mrs.Sally M. Thank you for staying at our Americas Best value Inn of Effingham.We are happy to hear that you were pleased with your stay.. We look forward to see you again. Thank you , Shah GM 2173424667 More 

Terre Haute, Indiana
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We had an issue with our room and when talking to the manager he was very rude and gave false accusations. We were in shock how rude he actually was. We will never stay at an American's Best Value Inn again and we want others to be aware of the possibility of receiving the same disrespectful service. The hotel is... More 

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effinghamgm, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

We apologize that your experience at our hotel was anything less than satisfactory. We at the America's Best Value Inn in Effingham strive to not only meet, but exceed guest expectations. We hope you give us another opportunity to show you the hospitality that many of guests have reviewed to enjoy and thus return to our property time and time... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We stopped here on our way through Effingham on a road trip. If you are looking for a clean, quiet and comfortable place to rest your head, this is a great choice for a great price. Check-in was quick and easy, the girl at the front desk who helped us was very sweet. The room was very clean and more... More 

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effinghamgm, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for staying at our Americas Best Value Inn of Effingham.We are happy to hear that you were pleased with your stay,and thank you for giving us an opportunity to show you our hospitality. We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you, Sincerely. Kanaiyalal Shah GM 2173424667 More 

Kennan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

We stopped for one night great for the price 50 dollars clean and quiet . Places to eat near by breakfast ok you cannot expect much for the price but this place is worth it. Most places in this price range are not very nice this is a exception .

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effinghamgm, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Ed. Thank you for taking the time out of your schedule to complete our guest survey.Thank you for staying at the Americas Best Value Inn of Effingham.We are happy to hear that you were pleased with your stay.We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you, Sincerely, Kanaiyalal Shah GM 2173424667 More 

PA
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

First we got a great deal from Hotels.com...couldn't beat the price. Second, it is clean, and a nice firm bed. After 12 hours of driving, it was perfect. Sweet girl at front desk, decore is blah, but who cares...it's clean! It was fine for what we needed, just to sleep comfortably and continue on.

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effinghamgm, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear sir, Thank you for staying at our Americas Best Value Inn of Effingham.We are happy to hear that you were pleased with your stay., and thank you for giving us an opportunity to show our hospitality. We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you, Sincerely, Kanaiyalal Shah GM 2173424667 More 

Pontiac, IL
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We met two other couples at a half way point and we wanted a good value. Some of us had good rooms but some did not! We were is 117 and it was not so good. The bed was hard but our friends next door had a different mattress because theirs was noticably softer. The rooms LOOKED alike at first... More 

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effinghamgm, General Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Jane, Thank you for taking the time out of your schedule to complete our guest survey.I apologize that your experience was anything less than satisfying.Our goal is to not only meet the needs of each and every guest we serve, but to exceed your expectations to make your stay as pleasant and comfortable as possible.It is our hope... More 

South Lake Tahoe
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

If you don't need a lot of bells and whistles, just a nice comfortable place to stay the night, this is a good choice. Nothing fancy here, but very adequate for the price! $60/nite for 2 adults with King bed. A nice sized room, good fast wifi, TV (flat screen), living room style comfy chair, a work desk and chair,... More 

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effinghamgm, General Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for staying at our Americas Best Value Inn of Effingham.We are happy to hear that you were pleased with your stay,and thank you for giving us an opportunity to show you our hospitality. We look forward to seeing you again. Thank You, Sincerely Kanaiyalal Shah GM 2173424667 More 

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