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Golden Sands Motel

4411 East US Highway 12, Michigan City, IN 46360
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1 of 5 stars
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Chicago
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64 reviews 64 reviews
11 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Mold on the ceiling, paint chipped, cracked walls, spiders, ants and who knows what else. Disgusting. Couldn't bring myself to pull the covers back. No security chain. Towels about as big as dinner napkins horribly scratchy. Better to sleep on the beach or in the car.

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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Not clean, not anything........................................................................................................ .... ................... ...... .....tried em all abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxy do they all suck

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Round Lake, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

This place needs a good cleaning. An inch of dust under the beds, on top of the TV (Old tube type) and cobwebs hanging from the pictures from the walls. Eeww... Only soap and some small towels provided.

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Gurnee, Illinois
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

DO NOT STAY HERE! You are better off sleeping in your car. This place has gone from bad to worse. Luckily, we asked to see the room before we gave them any money. We checked it out last summer only to find the room looked like a prison cell and decided to stay elsewhere. This summer, finding ourselves looking for... More

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Detroit, Michigan
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2012

Traveling through, we "thought" this would be ok for a night, WRONG!! Absolutely the most ghetto motel! Almost like going back to the 70's but even the 70's had nicer room decor than these rooms do. Rooms smell like a combination of curry and musk. Very low lighting in the rooms, TV's with convertor boxes don't come in. Window AC... More

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

Special Note: Don't leave anything here by accident, or you will have to come all the way back there to get it. Details below. Take a trip down memory lane back to 1975 with wooden paneling, very low light, musty odors, shower stall bathrooms, low ceilings, older TVs (with converter boxes) and scary cheap polyester bedcovering at the Golden Sands... More

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Roachdale, Indiana
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

My husband and I booked this motel hoping it would be ok just for the night but we were wrong! The first thing we saw when we drove into the parking lot was a car that had been broken into and another car being processed. Not only that a few of the doors looked like they had been repeatedly attempted... More

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Address: 4411 East US Highway 12, Michigan City, IN 46360
Location: United States > Indiana > Michigan City
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Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Ranked #15 of 15 hotels in Michigan City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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