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Rodeway Inn

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2111 NW Evangeline Thruway, Lafayette, LA 70501 (Formerly Lighthouse Inn)
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Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

I wouldn't want to spend longer than 1 night here but perfect for stop off from the highway. Right beside the highway exit and cheaper than the other hotels at the exit. Clean and basic, parking right beside rooms. Very friendly staff. Lots of fast food options nearby

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

This was the worst hotel experience I've had in the last 30+ years of travel. My 11 year old and I arrived at 11 pm exhausted and tired, ready just to get some zzz's. The room, though non-smoking, wreaked of smoke. I walked into the bathroom and there was hair on the counter and what looked like blood drops on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

As I have traveled non-stop throughout the USA for weeks on a tight budget, I have have stayed in some real dives. When driving through LA I booked online 2 hours prior to my arrival. When I walked in the door I was greeted kindly by a young man who provided information and even offered snacks since I arrived at... More 

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Wheatfield, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Checked in and received a 2nd floor room. Motel looked fairly empty, but looked like renovations were in progress. Room was clean, no smells and bed was very comfortable. Area was quiet with several nearby restaurants, including Cracker Barrel. Refrigerator and microwave worked fine. Area had received several heavy storms recently, so a soft spot and stain was starting on... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Me and my wife checked into the motel and when we got in the room we were disgusted. First the lamp didn't work, the refrigerator didn't work and the floor needed vacuuming. I called the front desk but was told there wasn't anyone in maintenance who could come bring us a lightbulb or look at the refrigerator. The bed was... More 

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Lafayette, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Check in at 6:30 pm had to call the phone on the desk and wait. went to my on the 1st floor and the room looked good no smell as I walk back to the suite ( 109) I could see the wall I could see it look like that part of the building had to been updated for a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

A few friends and I chose to stay here as a low cost option on a trip and because the reviews were so good. When we arrived at the lodge our room given to us had no fridge (which we needed) so we requested a new one. The next room given to us had someone's things in it, so we... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

Check in was smooth, the attendant was a little overwhelmed that he was short on staff...But let me know if I needed anything that he would take care of it. The room smelled neutral which was great being a non smoker. However there was balls of shaven human hair on the floor in front of the mirror! The bathroom was... More 

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Jennifer M, Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sir: Thank you for your comments regarding your stay and observations of our motel. We are continually upgrading and your comments will help me to focus on necessary immediate items. I hope you will consider staying with us again. Jennifer Milligan General Manager More 

Longview, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

There was a mixup on my reservation and I was charged for a week even though I didn't stay. The manager called me and asked of I was going to check in because my credit card had been charged. I explained that I canceled already and she investigated and returned my $$. Excellent job!

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 271 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We stayed here 2 nights during a 2 week trip to Florida. We travel a lot. There were no cups in the room, and no clock. A lamp next to the bed was missing a bulb. There was no ice available - the ice machine was broke and I had to go next door to the Best Western and bum... More 

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Jennifer M, General Manager at Rodeway Inn, responded to this review

Sir: I sincerly apologize that your stay with us was not up to your expectations. We are continually striving to be the best. Please know that I am taking your comments and using them to get our hotel better. I hope you will try us again. More 

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