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Magnuson Hotel Baton Rouge

9999 Gwenadelle Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70816 (Formerly Days Inn Baton Rouge)
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I'm in town for the weekend and booked my hotel through hotels.com and from the pictures everything looked good. When I got there I was totally wrong. Walked into the room and there were stains visible major stains on the bedskirt and stains on the couch that was in the room. The maid service clearly dropped the ball on this... More 

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Gladewater, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Had no phone for wake up call, asked for one said they would get another one for the room never recieved a phone, bed was terrible, toilet seat was broke, shower curtain would slide open by itself, front door only had one lock, just bad bad bad never again!!

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Pictures does not look like it is now! There was 3 of us that stay there, there was only 2 towels and face cloths We ask if we could have 1 more and We was told No! The Toilet was nasty, It said free Wifi that didn't work! saw a Bug on the toilet, coffee pot didn't look like it... More 

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magnusonhotelbatonro, Webmaster at Magnuson Hotel Baton Rouge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I appreciate your comments. I’m very sorry we couldn’t meet your needs or expectations. We take great pride in being a pleasant, friendly and accommodating place to stay, and we obviously let you down. We’re already working to make the hotel better than ever before. I hope when you visit the area again you will give us another... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We booked a room here on our way back to Texas from Tennessee, and I can't even say why I chose this hotel out of all of the other choices! It was the worst! Had two ten year olds begging to leave the minute we opened the door! The room smelled horrible, was filthy, and had holes in the wall!... More 

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magnusonhotelbatonro, Webmaster at Magnuson Hotel Baton Rouge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your comments. I’m terribly sorry that we failed to meet your expectations in some ways. We take real pride in this hotel and believe that pride shows in everything we do. I’m disappointed that we could not satisfy you, and I hope you will try us again in the future. We’re already working to make the... More 

Wisconsin
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014 via mobile

This was the worst not disgusting hotel I have ever seen. Of the 3 rooms we tried to inhabit they were filthy and stunk like cat pee!!!! The locks were broke, the toilet seat gone, water coming from bottom of toilet and the bathtubs were black. Appeared to be a very dangerous place. Do NOT even consider this place. Run... More 

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magnusonhotelbatonro, Webmaster at Magnuson Hotel Baton Rouge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your comments. I’m sorry we failed to meet your needs. Nothing means more to us than providing a pleasant guest experience, and I regret that we let you down. Since the time of your comments, we have made changes and improvements to the hotel in many ways. We’re now meeting expectations better than ever before. I... More 

Alexandria, Louisiana
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The outside appearance is terrible. But we were going to give it the benefit of the doubt. So when we went in to check in they had lost our reservation. Again were going to give it the benefit of the doubt. I can really only give this hotel one plus and that is that the staff was ok. But once... More 

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magnusonhotelbatonro, Webmaster at Magnuson Hotel Baton Rouge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your comments. I’m terribly sorry that you chose not to stay with us. I assume any billing issues have long ago been resolved. Since your visit, we have improved many aspects of the hotel and now meeting the needs of most guests. I hope you will give us another chance to serve you soon, and you’ll... More 

Monroe
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The room was dirty. Pee on the toilet and bath tub was very nasty. The beds looked dirty too!!! I ask for toilet to be cleaned and a guy came with a nasty rag and a spray bottle and it took him all of 3 seconds to clean it. Horrible place. Will never stay here again!!!

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magnusonhotelbatonro, Webmaster at Magnuson Hotel Baton Rouge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. I’m sorry that there was a housekeeping issue that detracted from your stay. We satisfy many guests each week but obviously let you down in this case. I hope you will reconsider and stay with us again. You’ll find that this small misstep is not an indication of how we usually do business,... More 

Liberty, Texas
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We booked 2 rooms for 1 night. Holes in the bed spread, asked for extra towels and when they brought them, the maintenance/housekeeping person just walked right intot he room without knocking. One of the clerks was very rude. Broken appliances thrown in the grass, trashy looking on the sides and in the back. Very nice looking in front. Doors... More 

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magnusonhotelbatonro, Webmaster at Magnuson Hotel Baton Rouge, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for staying with us despite the failings you mentioned. I’m terribly sorry if we fell short of your expectations in any way. You caught us at a time when several maintenance tasks around the hotel were undone, but we’re involved in a continual improvement process and have already addressed most of those. You will be most welcome... More 

Lafayette, Louisiana
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Stayed here for business. Found the staff to be very helpful. Housekeeping was fantastic. The property is an exterior corridor property but I really enjoyed the stay. Rooms were very clean. The property is a good price and also provides a simple breakfast! Thanks for the great customer service!

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Lawrenceville, Georgia
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

My daughter and I stayed here on our way to Texas for 1 night. We accidentally left our Apple Ipad in the room after we checked out and were too far away to return. I called the office and immediately the woman I spoke with went into the room to look for it. When I called back 5 minutes later... More 

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