We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
2451 Military Avenue, Baxter Springs, KS 66713-2326
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Baxter Inn to your Saves list
Baxter Inn
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
57%
A recent review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014
lizajane Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin
  • Overview
  • Reviews (19)
  • Photos (1)
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (3)
  • Location
  • More
true
Write a Review

19 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    3
    8
    3
    4
    1
See reviews for
5
8
1
2
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Columbus, Kansas
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

I made reservations at this place 2 Days b before my arrival for 48$ a night. When I arrived the, price had increased to 68$. I reminded the owner the about price he quoted and he replied "if you don't like it you can go look somewhere else. After driving for 14 hours straight I had no intention of doing... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Stayed here as we were traveling Route 66. The rooms were clean, the owner was friendly. A couple stains on the carpet, but nothing to get upset about. It was quiet, the bed was super comfortable. We would go back here.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Recently I happened to stay in this motel. I was very impressed with the room and hospitality The rooms were very clean and comfortable. And the Manager was very helpful and courteous. I would suggest others to stay.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hot Springs, Arkansas
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

Baxter Inn is a nice, clean and well maintained motel to stay in the city of Baxter Springs, KS. I was extremely happy to stay in Baxter Inn. The motel is in a very quite area to have a good sleep. The stuff was very friendly and helpful. I will stay in this motel if I ever travel this way.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Pre booked this hotel in advance got charged $10 more than first quoted. Got given the wrong room key twice. Once in the room there was a nasty smell and the carpets felt all weird. Slept with our clothes on and left very early 6am the next day. It is a good location for exploring the little town though.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Travelers are raving about these Baxter Springs hotels

Manhattan, Kansas
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

Wanted to surprise some friends & stayed here for one night. Saw a review for this place from 5 years ago that warned of this place--don't know if I missed more recent ones or what, but I thought that they probably improved or had a bad day--WRONG! Stay at a Baxter Springs B&B or in Miami OK or Joplin MO--both... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sydney, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

After I booked the hotel I read some reviews of it and thought that I made a wrong decision but then when I got there it was all up to my expectations. Friendly and helpful staff, comfortable and clean sleeping arrangement. I would recommend this hotel based on the standard of the room and the exceptional value.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
the world!
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
13 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We stayed for one night only (thankfully). Dated room, smell of damp, stained towels, no staff in sight. Room rate was $60 dollars (excl. tax) and supposedly included continental breakfast. The 'breakfast' consisted of coffee and packaged cake and nowhere to sit. Compared to similar range motels along the route, not good at all. In the morning, there was nobody... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dallas, Texas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Clean. Not much to say about it. Not bad for a small town with no where to stay. Continental breakfast was worst I have seen. Staff not friendly. If you just need a place to sleep it is ok. Small town has a lot of history.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
41 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

On our Route 66 road trip this place was oft recommended. We found it a disappointment. We were charged $75 for a worn out, truck-stop type accomodation. Room extremely dated and tired. Aircon didn't work, no hair drier and no in-room coffee. Poor breakfast of juice, coffee or prepacked cake. Next door steakhouse was essentially a fast food style enterprise... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Baxter Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Baxter Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Baxter Inn

Address: 2451 Military Avenue, Baxter Springs, KS 66713-2326
Location: United States > Kansas > Baxter Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Baxter Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Baxter Hotel Baxter Springs

1 photo of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Baxter Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer