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All 4 Charles City B&Bs / inns

Hartwood Inn

1312 Gilbert St, Hwy. 218 N & 18W, Charles City, IA 50616
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Ranked #4 of 4 Charles City B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Toledo, Ohio
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Room was definately not clean. Floor, walls, bathtub, and carpets filthy. Smelled like smoke overpowering the room. Looks nothing like the pictures. We stayed one night because everything else was booked. Definately do no waste your time or money.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Awful filthy room. Front desk would not answer their phone when we called from our room. Holes and stains in sheets. Filthy shower curtain. We ended up buying Lysol spray and wipes to clean the room ourselves. Had booked 2 rooms long distance for a 3 day stay. The only reason we continued to stay for the duration is because... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Only room available in town and if we weren't so tierd we would have keeped driving. Room was not clean floors need steam cleaned bad, smelled a little had to check the room for bug's shower curtain was dirty, rooms looked NOTHING like the pictures, bathroom floor was gross tile chiped. Stayed in a room by the office there were... More

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Marshalltown, Iowa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

We stayed here one night only because everywhere else was book within 60 miles, so we had no choice. The part of the motel that we stayed in is like the old strip type motels, where you enter your room from the road. First thing I did upon entering the room is take my husbands penlight and check the bed... More

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1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012 via mobile

Had never been inside a room there And did not know what to expect. The only thing that could have made it nastier is bedbugs and roaches... Which I had to check to make sure there weren't! Absolutely no heat in room. Had to be about 45 degrees when we went in... Two hours later it warmed up. A nice... More

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Wisconsin
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2011

We stayed at the Hartwood Inn for a Motorcycle Rally in a neighboring city Sept 9 & 10, 2011. Our room was so dirty and smelled of Old Cigarette Smoke and Urine the smell was so awful I kept our door open for air as much as possible. We asked for a new room but they were booked due to... More

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West Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2011

We have stayed here three times now, rooms are clean not high quality sheets, but does have refrig and microwave always polite to us

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Minnesota
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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2010

This place has great rooms, clean, everything you would want in a room. Quiet. Refrigerator and microwave. HD TV with all the channels. Outdoor pool. Good breakfast.

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Iowa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2010

We stayed here only because it was the only motel available within 100 miles of Decorah (that should have told us something right there). The motel doesn't look too bad on the outside, but the walls of our room were outright disgusting. I took my husbands flashlight and checked the bed for bedbugs. Didn't find any, but there were crumbs... More

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Calgary
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2009

We stayed at the Hartwood Inn because it has the only outdoor pool in Charles City. The pool, was nice -- a bit cool but refreshing. The motel has a quiet location near the river and away from the freeway bypass. The river side is a good, relaxing place to take the dogs for a walk after dinner. A free... More

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Address: 1312 Gilbert St, Hwy. 218 N & 18W, Charles City, IA 50616
Location: United States > Iowa > Charles City
Amenities:
Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 4 B&Bs / Inns in Charles City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 36
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