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Americas Best Value Inn

1.5 of 5 1722 N. Walnut Street, Bloomington, IN 47404 (Formerly Country Hearth Inn Bloomington)
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I would sleep in my car in the dead of January before staying here again. My kids feel the same way. The smell in the hallway was horrible. The room was smelly, with broken towel bars, exposed telephone wires coming out of the wall, and the heater blew cold air throughout most of the night.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Here is everything you need to know: they charge the entire cost of your stay upon check-in because they know as soon as you get to the room after check-in, you will come back to the front desk demanding a refund. This was exactly what happened to us a couple months ago. We asked for a refund because we were... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where to begin......... The front desk staff was incredibly friendly, so I'll give them that. It was almost as if they were completely unaware of the poor quality of the rooms within their establishment. Typically if a place is cheap, I just assume it will be simple and outdated, but not broken down and barely functional. Our room seemed as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Got there for bass tournament and went to sit down as soon as we got there and put my hand in urine...and trust me was urine cause i smelled it..There was a big wet spot in mattress that soaked thru top sheet and comforter..Called front desk immediately and manager came up and said it wasnt urine and wouldnt even smell... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I forget when my boyfriend and I stayed there, but the first time we stayed there they told us a check out time. Well the next morning they came earlier then what they said. We tried getting our stuff packed and they wouldn't give us a chance, they kept knocking on the door telling us to get out and my... More 

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Barrington, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

This hotel is in need for extensive renovation. The rooms are old, the television in the room is from the 1980's and the color is almost non-existent, the towels are like sandpaper, the toilet paper is like newspaper, there is no iron in the room, there is no hair dryer in the room, and the bed is as hard as... More 

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Lafayette, Indiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Room decor is outdated. Security is a joke. Bed was so hard I would have got a better night sleep on the floor. Finding a working outlet in room was near impossible. Water pressure in shower was minimal, hardly rinsed soap off. Breakfast was beyond being a joke. Don't even think about a pool - I guess it's to expensive... More 

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Wabash, Indiana, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I have stayed here many times on business. We are always greeted like family. Our rooms have always been clean, comfy and reasonably priced. A good place to stay and feel welcome. Yes, you can pay more somewhere else and get a fancier room. But the staff here makes all the difference.

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Middlebury, Indiana, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

this hotel was easy to find and clean and friendly staff. But the we were by noisy people who slammed doors and run up and down the halls until 2 in the morning. I would like to stay there again but will ask to be away from noisy rooms that the people will be partying in!!!

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Kenny P, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your comments and we are happy to hear that you were pleased with our hotel. We are very sorry for the loud people that were staying here during that weekend. We do our best to control the noise but obviously were unable to that time and for that, please except our apology.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The clerk was very nice at check in - pleasant and informative. After that, the hotel was extremely run down - holes in carpet, paint old, rooms worn down. My advice is to pay a little bit more and go elsewhere. I will most definitely not return.

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Kenny P, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

We are very sorry that you found our hotel run down. We are constantly making improvements on our property and our guests comments are a important tool for us, so thank you for your comments. We are also planning a renovation in the near future and hope you will return here to see the improvements we are making. Again, thank... More 

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Address: 1722 N. Walnut Street, Bloomington, IN 47404 (Formerly Country Hearth Inn Bloomington)
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Location: United States > Indiana > Bloomington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Americas Best Value Inn 1.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Americas Best Value Hotel Bloomington
Country Hearth Hotel Bloomington

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