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Americans Best Inn

677 Roosevelt Road, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 (Formerly Rodeway Inn Glen Ellyn)
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Had a confirmed reservation but was told there was no available rooms when I checked in. Left me standing on the road at midnight. I wasn't alone. They had a bunch of reservations they were declining. JOKE!

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Portland, Oregon
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Avoid this Hotel at all cost - Hotel Full of bed bugs and no one at front desk - that same people who own that own the America Best Value Inn next door – and each time your key doesn’t work you have to go to the next hotel to find someone to reprogram room key. THIS HOTEL IS INFECTED... More 

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Coldwater, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

Upon pulling into the drive (a dark alley), we were immediately greated by prostitutes and drug dealers. My husband left the car to speak with a manger, and instructed my daughter and I to lock the doors and not to open or unlock them for ANYTHING. He told me if he wasn't back in 5 minuted, "call 911". I have... More 

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Salt lake City
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2012

We stayed 1 night, and didn't notice the smells the other reviewers mentioned, but it was like staying in circa 1970's motel. You can do better elsewhere. The statement about the property being managed by one person who is managing another property is true. The owner is doing pretty much the bare minimum to get by, but they were prompt,... More 

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2011

Booked a room via ChoiceHotels. We arrived around 10pm to check-in only to find out that our reservations were canceled since they had no rooms at the time when we reserved. That mess was sorted out and we were finally given a room. The hotel overall was poorly maintained -- there was ABC gum on a section of the lobby... More 

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Fresno,Ca
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011

You must be real fool to stay at this place. I don't know why this hotel is listed under Choice Hotels? One employee managing both properties America's Inn and Rodeway from one office.Nothing good to say about this place until you stay there, and have a worst experience your vacation. Don't even think of staying at this place.

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Syracuse, New York
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011

Well, the experience overall was a waster of time. And my money. We went to check in and it smelled....well its indescribable unless u go there. Truly a unique smell. We immediately tried to check out, but were too late. Had to stay one night. Then we went to our NON-SMOKING room, and the entire hallway and room smelled like,... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2011

I do not even know where to start. We had to wait for 20 minutes until someone showed up at the front desk to check-in. When we walked into the stairwell it smelled of cat pee and rotten food. When we got to the non-smoking room it smelled of cigarettes and had an ashtray on the nightstand. There was mold... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2010

Don't even think about staying at this hotel. Our room smells like a litter box, the shower curtain is moldy, there's an ironing board but no iron, the ice machines don't work, the "continental breakfast" is in the building across the parking lot is pathetic and understocked by staff with bare hands, and the floors are filthy. The staff is... More 

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Minnesota
1 review
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2009

I stayed in this hotel for one night and it was one night too long. First off the sign to the hotel was not lit up and the entrance was down a dirty ally that was barely lit. When we went in to check in at the front desk the clerk wanted us to pay cash for the room when... More 

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