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Travelodge Houghton

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   215 Shelden Avenue, Houghton, MI 49931 (Formerly Best Value King's Inn)
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Ranked #5 of 7 hotels in Houghton
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Grand Blanc, Michigan
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011

I was booked at the travelodge houghton, when my wife & I arrived we wanted to see the room , we went up and looked ,the beds looked like they just were slept in. the mattress had big indentations. the bathroom was not clean & the room smelled musty. we refused to stay there ,so i went down to the... More

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Dearborn, MI
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2011

As soon as we entered the room we were hit with a nasty, musty smell...like cat urine. The room was dark and out of date, not very clean looking or smelling. We immediately checked back out. The desk clerk however was very accommodating with canceling our reservation, giving us a full refund, which he did not have to do.

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Saginaw, Michigan
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

Family of 4 stayed here for around $60 a night. It's not a palace by any means, but it was clean and comfortable with an attentive staff. Quite a few local restaurants you can easily walk to. Free breakfast was adequate.

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Dubuque, Iowa
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2011

I have stayed at a lot of motels. This is the worst one ever! To start things out, I walked in the room to find a dehumidifier going...not a good sign. The room smelled of strong bleach. The bathroom floor had hairs on it. The room and the motel itself are in very poor repair. On 3 different occasions, my... More

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wisconsin
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2011

We were road weary motorcyclists. The desk clerk was friendly, helpful and gave us clear options of what rooms were available. We selected the Executive Suite on the top floor. WOW! We had a beautiful view of the river and the city. The room was spacious, clean and had the most comfortable bed EVER. We ate at the restaurant suggested... More

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2011

Although the location is good....right in downtown Houghton and close to restaurants and stores, the hotel itself is rather odd. We were given a room on the first floor. It appeared that the rooms once opened onto the street, and then later a hallway was built to enclose them. We had a non-smoking room, but down the hallway there was... More

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Denver
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2011

A decent quality small hotel in downtown Houghton with warm rooms, pool with hot tub, and continental breakfast...will stay again there in the future.

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Duluth, Minnesota
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2011

We received an amazing discount through my boyfriend’s work. We stayed on a Tuesday and Wednesday night. We only paid $39.00 per night! We arrived at the hotel around 2:00 PM (almost 2 hours before check in), the kind woman at the front desk allowed us to check in early without any hassle. She explained where everything was, and gave... More

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Minocqua, Wisconsin
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2011

This hotel is a OK place to stay. There is a fine pool area. The rooms are nice , but have a small bathroom. The beds are great ,but nice to bad pillows. The theme of the place is a ski resort but without the hill. There are many winter activities near by. This a nice travel place to stay... More

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Midland, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2011

This seems to be the best value in town. However the room was in the upper 40's (deg F) when we checked in at 11 PM. It took 3 hours for the room to warm up. I would suggest you have them turn on your heat at least a couple of hours before you arrive. We spoke to the front... More

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Address: 215 Shelden Avenue, Houghton, MI 49931 (Formerly Best Value King's Inn)
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Location: United States > Michigan > Upper Peninsula > Houghton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Travelodge Houghton 2*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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