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Russell Inn

901 South Fossil St, I-70 & US Highway 281, Exit 184, Russell, KS 67665
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Osceola, AR
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72 reviews 72 reviews
22 hotel reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Our Grandparents (maybe in your case great-grands) went into town and stayed at a hotel where the porter took their suitcases up to the room. Then our parents (like on a honeymoon) went to the roadside motel and pulled their car right up next to their room. Today there are the motel chains where you drive up, park, and walk... More

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Denver, Colorado, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Given the reviews of this property, I expected more. The people who run the place seem nice, but the property is run down, needs a deep cleaning and to have wallpaper and ceiling tiles replaced. The beds were fine. Drapes facing the courtyard didn't close fully, peeling wallpaper, sticky carpet, dirty misaligned ceiling tiles, dirty tub and sink.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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59 reviews 59 reviews
21 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

While driving through Kansas I saw signs for the Russell Inn coming into Hays, since we needed a place to stay for the night, and I like the mom and pop motels better than the chains, I called and they had rooms available. I reserved one over the phone and she didn't even want my credit card number, which was... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014 via mobile

Front desk staff are clueless and not helpful. Restaurant is the worst in Manitoba. Food is expensive and inedible. Rooms are nice. Clean. Too expensive for the terrible service though. There are not a lot of options in this area. I suggest a bed and breakfast instead.

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Olathe, KS
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

I don't stay at cheap motels, but this was pretty disappointing. We usually stay in a another hotel 20 minutes away when we have trips from KC to Denver, but I wanted to give this a shot. I have no idea where people are staying that consider this place to be "twice as nice" as big name places, but this... More

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Cassville, Missouri, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Nice clean room, very friendly staff. Breakfast room was very large and well laid out. Very nice place. Great price!! Will stop again on our next trip through. It is half the price of the big name places, but twice as nice.

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Aberdeen
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

-Clean, spacious rooms with everything you need (fridge, microwave, etc.) -Very inexpensive -Genuinely kind management and staff, GOOD people -Within walking distance of several restaurants, liquor store, gas station, etc. Was stuck in Russell for over a week getting my truck motor replaced during a road trip and found a diamond in the rough here. In addition, I found the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

I travel all over the country for work, rarely staying in one place more then a day or two. When I did a motel search of western Kansas this place didn't even show up. I saw their sign on the interstate and decided to give them a try. I've stayed in some pretty cheap and lousy rooms over the years,... More

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Abilene, Kansas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Stayed at the Russell Inn recently for four days while touring Kansas. The motel, although older, is a good value but might not be for everyone. The motel is showing its age. It could need a paint job and a spruce up. But, when you look at the size of the property, that would be very expensive! I found the... More

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Golden, Colorado
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62 reviews 62 reviews
6 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Have you ever done a whole day's cleaning, packing and hitting the highway later in the day than you planned and finding out how tired you are? Then you will understand that at a point all you want is a clean bed, a door that locks and a clean private bathroom. That is all I was looking for and I... More

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Address: 901 South Fossil St, I-70 & US Highway 281, Exit 184, Russell, KS 67665
Location: United States > Kansas > Russell
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 65
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