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Royal Motel

903 10th St S, Northwood, IA 50459
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ames, IA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

My spouse and I stayed over Valentine's weekend, one of the coldest of the winter. Our room was cozy and warm, with a comfortable double bed. The mattress and pillows were great. Everything was very clean and check in was quick and easy. For an extra $10 we were able to have our two dogs with us in the room,... More 

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New Port Richey, Florida
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34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Remember the old days b4 corporations took over EVERYTHING! You could travel on any U.S. highway or byway and find a nice, clean, safe, motel run by a sweet couple who took pride in their property. Well I found two. The Royal Motel in Northwood and the Crossroads in Manly are both, just that. Just call Deb or Dan and... More 

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Newton, IA
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2010

This motel was a nice place to stay for a quick night. We got in late and left early, so it was exactly what we needed. The room was clean and had a microwave and a fridge. The wireless internet was a plus. The only thing I didn't like was the location. It is 8 miles off of Interstate 35,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2010

You never know what to expect at the small out of the way hotels. They don't have the revenue that the larger chains have so sometimes the quality of the mattress is less than desirable along with cutting corners in other areas. Not so at the Royal. The beds were very comfortable and the rooms were exceptionally clean. Managers were... More 

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