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Magnuson Hotel Lansing

6501 South Pennsylvania Avenue, Lansing, MI 48911 (Formerly Day's Inn)
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Ranked #22 of 25 Hotels in Lansing
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything advertised for this hotel is completely untrue.There is no complimentary breakfast,poor housekeeping,only washer NO DRYER.Their front desk clerk has a poor attitude and dressed very unprofessional.The doors wouldn't open without a master key. I got threatened.The pool has no water and is disgusting! I asked for a refund and they got hostile and said no and told me if... More 

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Commerce, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We booked this hotel because we justed need a place to sleep for 1 night.. We were leary as we drove up. Not many cars on the parking lot. I overheard the desk clerk tell someone there were no vacancies. Rather suspicious people standing around outside. Key system was not working. Clerk had to let us in our room, so... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

Book through Hotwire. Walked in to room and could not believe it. Dead bedbug on the ledge, even he couldn't stand it. Left within 15 mins of checking in lost 60 bucks thanks Hotwire Only breath of fresh air was the pleasant lady working the front counter. But I bet she would not even sleep there. People living in the... More 

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Keego Harbor, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My boyfriend and I checked in and stayed less than an hour. The halls reeked of smoke. Suspicious characters and vehicles were lurking around and outside the hotel. Once inside, the check-in desk attendants seemed like they didn't know what end was up. Once we got up to our floor, we heard strange noises from several rooms, and a dog... More 

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Worst hotel I ever stayed at. Absolutely incredibly dirty and smelly. Super uncomfortable with the whole area. Do not stay here unless it is an absolute necessity. We arrived too late and were only staying a short time since we had to be up early in the morning. Bed was dirty, the room smelled, wouldn't even touch the fridge, bathroom... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Do not under any circumstances stay at this place, I mean even if you're homeless I think sleeping on the street would be better than staying there, that's how bad it is. the place stink, I mean every time I left my room I had to hold my breath to get through the hallways, the elevators stunk, everything smelled, I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

Friendly and polite staff that's willing to assist you with anything...rooms are spacious and very clean air conditioners microwave and refrigerate cable all for an affordable price ...located near several restaurants and attractions near southeast Lansing ..pets are also welcome

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Don't let the price attract you to stay at this HORRIBLE, HORRIFIC PLACE. I had to stay there with my husband for 3 days at first (time for him to find an apartment near East Lansing). The last day we decided it was better to go to another hotel and to lose our money (we had an online reservation). The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This hotel was nice and the staff was very friendly the rooms were nice and the bed was very comfortable and the service was fast there was a lot of restaurants around and a gas station and a grocery store right next door which is reliable. The staff is respectful and always there when you need them.

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Lansing, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Actually, myself & my 3 children visited this hotel in Feb 2013. At the time we were homeless. After paying for the room & then actually seeing the room, I chose to sleep in my vehicle with my children in Michigan during the month of Feb. This should speak volumes about this hotel. The list is much too long to... More 

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