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Fossil Creek Hotel

1430 South Fossil, Russell, KS 67665 (Formerly AmericInn Lodge & Suites)
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Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Russell
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Newton, KS
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81 reviews 81 reviews
26 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I understand that the city took this motel over after the previous owner left. It's a pretty nice motel, but the halls are very uncomfortable because of not being air conditioned. The mattress in our room was alright on one side, but broken on the other. The room was clean, breakfast was very good. The area were we had breakfast... More

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Eudora, Kansas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked this hotel to attend a funeral. We were very please with the accommodations. Everything was pleasant, from check in to check out. Family members and children enjoyed the pool, kiddie pool, hot tub and sauna. Although for breakfast we had to locate the cook to make our omelets, we were very please with the breakfast fair that was... More

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Wichita, Kansas, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour directer said Heather was very helpful with the trip planning. We were given a conference room in the evening so we could have a group activity. We got "warm" cookies and popcorn, refilled several times. They had a small selection of goodies and my husband got his ice cream. The rooms were clean and large enough but the... More

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Arvada, Colorado, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great surprise in the small town of Russell, Kansas. This is not the least expensive choice but a very clean and well kept hotel with a better than average breakfast. Enjoyed the quiet the hotel offered, along with a comfortable room with great air conditioning. The breakfast included a cooked to order omelet which was so delicious. Recommend... More

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Slidell, La
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44 reviews 44 reviews
36 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here 1 night in our way west after reading positive reviews on trip advisor. It is really in a very remote part of Kansas. (If you want a good chain hotel you need to stay in Salina or go further to Hays). If you are in this area,this is a good choice. The rooms are average size and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice pool, hot tub. Friendly stuff. Clean big rooms. Highly recommended. Fresh cookies every night and popcorn. Best you can get for this price. Why U have to write at keast 200 characters on this review?

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Stilwell, KS
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We were in the middle of Kansas last weekend and the major brand hotels were fully booked. This one was available and had decent reviews so we decided to give it a try. We had a double queen room and it was huge. The bathrooms were very clean and had double sinks that helped us speed up getting ready to... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This is a good hotel, really is clean, nice reception area, confortable. I was not expecting much but it turned out a good, above average stay. The breakfast has an omelette bar, I did not try but I think it is a good additional service. Some details, carpets on the hallways are old, the gym has a lot of equipment... More

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Littleton, Colorado
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

This hotel is very conveniently located and has a lot to offer. We really appreciate a nice place that is pet friendly rather than getting stuck in some trashy hotel just because we are traveling with our little dog (he's family too). They did charge $10 for the dog, but it's worth it to us. This place has it all....the... More

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Hayfield, Minnesota
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is our second trip to Russell and second stay at this hotel. Its clean, the staff are wonderful, and the breakfast was delicious too! They have someone staffing the "made to order" grill in the mornings where you can have omelets, pancakes or french toast. yum! There was a huge party going on that was extremely loud one floor... More

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Address: 1430 South Fossil, Russell, KS 67665 (Formerly AmericInn Lodge & Suites)
Location: United States > Kansas > Russell
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