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Budget Host Inn Emporia

1830 E US Highway 50, I-35 at Exit: 133, Emporia, KS 66801
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When renting motel, I want clean, safe, quiet, friendly help. This was my criteria met 100% all of these. Anemities were microwave, small refrig., ice, air. This met our expectations just fine. I don't need fancy lobbies, dance floors or bar. I just want to SLEEP and feel safe. Lovely owner/managers. If you need a Hilton, go ahead. We are... More 

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Nirav P, General Manager at Budget Host Inn Emporia, responded to this review

Dear Mauryne S, Thanks so much for sharing your nice comments about your recent stay with us. I'm glad we exceeded your expectations and that you found us to be a good value. I hope you will be our guest again. Sincerely, N Patel More 

emporia
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

rooms on west side are worse than the others. old. small. folding type door on bathroom wont close! bed was extremely worn out and uncomfortable. also price was higher than quoted. not a good nights sleep.

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Nirav P, General Manager at Budget Host Inn Emporia, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay. The only way we can get better is to get honest and timely feedback, which we use to help us improve our product and services. I am sorry you were disappointed with our hotel. It is our goal to provide our guests with the utmost in service,... More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My children and I stayed here on our way across the country. The rooms are spacious, very clean, I felt safe and the owners/hosts are very friendly. I like staying in roadside inns for this reason-the hosts are usually also the owners, cleaners and handymen. They care about every aspect of the place and I like to support that. We... More 

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Nirav P, General Manager at Budget Host Inn Emporia, responded to this review

Laura, Thank you for supporting small business & 5-Star review! We cant wait to host you again when you come back to Emporia, KS! Thank you again, N Patel More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay at this motel. In fact he was the only guy open when almost all the other motels in emporia Kansas were booked. So glad to find this place and the price with tax was about $48.00!! How can you beat that. I and my wife carefully searched for bedbugs but thankfully found none. That is a... More 

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Nirav P, General Manager at Budget Host Inn Emporia, responded to this review

Alex, Thank you very much for choosing our hotel and posting your nice review and rating about your stay with us. We value all guest feedback and it is always gratifying when it is as positive as yours. We look forward to and welcome the opportunity to serve you again. Sincerely, N Patel More 

Kansas City, Kansas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We stayed here based on reviews here on Tripadvisor & will never trust this site again. The room smelled so musty, we had to crack the door open. Room was dirty (trash from previous guest). Bathroom smelled of mold due to shower curtain, I believe. Small bugs in shower. Almost left in the middle of the night, but decided to... More 

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Nirav P, General Manager at Budget Host Inn Emporia, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your stay. The only way we can get better is to get honest and timely feedback, which we use to help us improve our product and services. I am sorry you were disappointed with our hotel. It is our goal to provide our guests with the utmost in service,... More 

Medford, Minnesota
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Staff members were very friendly. Room was clean and perfectly adequate for a one night stay. Microwave and fridge were in working order. Lots of hot water for a shower and great water pressure, too. No complaints whatsoever! Price seemed almost too good to be true, but we were very satisfied and happy we made the decision to book this... More 

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Nirav P, General Manager at Budget Host Inn Emporia, responded to this review

Dear suze318, Thanks for returning to our hotel and sharing your great review. I'm glad you were able to relax and enjoy your time with us. We are proud to provide excellent service and accommodations at a reasonable price and pleased to know you found us to be a good value. I hope you will let us serve you here... More 

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24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

When we found this place at the price of $38, we were very skeptical. We needed to stop for the night, so I booked it and checked in. The parking lot was full of semis, but we found a spot. We walked into the room and were VERY pleasantly surprised. Very large room, and very clean! The TV had many... More 

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Nirav P, General Manager at Budget Host Inn Emporia, responded to this review

Dear Jerrod M, Thanks for posting your wonderful comments about our hotel. We value all guest feedback, and it's especially gratifying when it is as positive as yours. We look forward to and welcome the opportunity to serve you here again. Sincerely, Nick Patel More 

New Brighton
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47 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

This hotel is a very good value accomodation and easily accessible from the highway. Certainly no frills but clean and safe - we will definitely stay here should we pass this way again - their positive ratings are well earned.

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Nirav P, General Manager at Budget Host Inn Emporia, responded to this review

Dear Creeb, Thank you for staying with us and posting your fantastic review. We realize you have many choices when it comes to lodging, and we sincerely appreciate your business, and your compliments. I hope we can serve you here again. Sincerely, Nirav Patel More 

Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The room was perfect for a good nights sleep on a trip I made to Minnesota from central Texas. It was a good midpoint. I stayed on my trip up on September 9, 2014 and was impressed enough that I stayed on my return trip! The price was great, the owners helpful, the room was clean, spacious and quiet. I... More 

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Nirav P, General Manager at Budget Host Inn Emporia, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your many visits and for posting your wonderful comments and 5 star rating. It’s guests like you that make our jobs of maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness, service and facilities very rewarding. We are very proud of our people and appreciate your recognition of jobs well done by our team. We look forward to... More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We spent the night last night and had two rooms. We stayed in 227 which was nice for the price and had some renovations done to it. Our friends stayed in 225 which needed a little updating. One complaint for both rooms is cheap towels and pillows. Overall we would stay here again, especially for the price.

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Nirav P, General Manager at Budget Host Inn Emporia, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us and posting your great review. Travelling can be stressful and challenging, and we want all our guests to be able to relax and enjoy themselves while they are here. I'm glad you were happy with the service and accommodations we provide and appreciate your recommendation. I hope we can serve you here again. N Patel More 

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