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Frontier Motel

207 E Frontier Pkwy, Oberlin, KS 67749-1530
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Council Grove, Kansas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We stayed here due to a family function....when I told my cousin we were staying here she said, oh you should have stayed at the other motel. I found out when I checked in why she said that. The couple who owns it can not speak much English and are not very friendly. I had booked two rooms and they... More 

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Broadview, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

It was once a friendly small town motel with a restaurant much frequented by locals - same leasee of restaurant or 17 years. She is ready to quit. Motel now purchased by orientals and being run into the ground. The front desk person is surly and could not care less. When we blew a breaker in the room he was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The room itself is dated but large. The beds are very old and need replaced. We were there during a snow storm and very cold the heater did not work and we had to use blankets from our car to keep warm they did not have any extra in the room. The heater was also extremely noisy you won't get... More 

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Sheboygan, Wisconsin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Our visit in this motel was necessitated because of late night travel. It was a hot July night and the air conditioner froze up, the tv reception was poor and we were unable to get an internet connection. It was clean, but the beds were old and sagged. The male receptionist was rude and spoke very little English. The owner/operators... More 

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Tracy, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Our 3-day stay at the Frontier Motel on highway 36 in Oberlin, Kansas was very comfortable. The very spacious rooms are dated, but comfortable, well maintained and well supplied. All of our needs and requests were met by Sharyn, the manager, and by her cleaning staff. The attached cafe was convenient and very good (see separate review for the Frontier... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2012

Due to lack of rooms available at any other hotels in town, we decided to try the Frontier. This was a terrible decision for our family. We wasted money on two rooms. Both rooms were in horrible condition, wholes in the ceiling, tiles falling off the walls, and smelled horrible. In the first room, we had the option of the... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2011

Not fancy but clean and comfortable with attached restaurant.

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