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O'Brien Inn & Resort

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   11539 O_Brien Court, New Buffalo, MI 49117 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
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Ranked #9 of 9 hotels in New Buffalo
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Run, pay the extra to stay somewhere else! Filthiest hotel I've ever been in. Sons bed broke, come to find out it had been duct taped 2gether. Pool looks like swamp water, look for gators to inhabit the pool soon. Floors are sticky, water smells of sulfer/well water, carpet has mold smell, water ran all nite in the bathroom. Our... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

This hotel is HORRIBLE. The hallways and rooms all wreak of carpet cleaning chemicals. Our bathroom was filthy and the water was a brownish yellow color, smelled of copper and left your skin smelling metallic after showering. Even worse, our bathroom was infested with fruit flies!!

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Elwood, Illinois
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Please do not stay here, this place is the worst hotel I have ever stayed at. Screwed up reservation, manager not on sight on Labor day weekend, place stunk. Hotel linens were dingy and old, blanket stained, towels were rough and shabby. Everything about this place sucks and we had the best room in the dump. Sorry I did not... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

I must say I was excited to hear they had a pool and a free breakfast! But then I walked into this outdated junk yard and wished I hadn't made reservations, with their non existent cancelation policy! Our beds were nice in the fact that you could bounce on them and our room was somewhat clean! Our television was broken... More

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Champaign, Illinois
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

please do not stay here. i am so sorry that i didn't read the reviews first. I spent $128 for such awful accomodations... hallways smelled of cigeratte smoke, overall feel of place was unused ...dumped. smelly water in shower and slick... towels so small and thin... my husband was competining in 1/2 marathon and it was labor day weekend and... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

Thanks to the poor reviews on this site, we canceled our reservations. No a/c, smelling of unine, funk and as* , rotten egg water and bugs did it for me. For the hell of it we did drive around the building and it's far from a resort. It really looks old and dumpy.

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milford, Michigan
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

The room they offered us was not clean, smelled of urine and funk. The floors were sticky (possibly from the urine) one of the beds broke when my 4 year sat on it. The door wouldn’t close or lock. There were no micro waves or refrigerators. I can’t see how anyone would spend the night there. Within an half hour... More

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

This is the absolute worst place I have ever stayed in. I honestly don't know how they are in business. I would think they would fix the place up a bit, but it smells, it's old, dirty....... Beds are old, dirty...... Water from the sinks smell so bad you need to buy bottled water at $2 apiece, and they don't... More

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Grand Rapids mi
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

O'BRIENS RESORT.....truly bad,,,and I don't mind motel 6...lol........it was probably nice in 1975....it was by far the cheapest area hotel, and I see why....but it still was over $130/night......room was 60 degrees when we got there, everything at least 30 years old, including the carpet.....checkout was 11:00,,,maid came barging into our room at 10am !!!! WORST breakfast buffett EVER....vending machine... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

First off..lets start with the garbage...it was everywhere..just to get into the door you had to first get past the wheel barrow full of garbage..the rooms are run down and all the chairs at the pool are broken..130.00 a night for this dump..pay the extra 70.00 and go somewhere else..The location is good it's quick to everything but really this... More

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Additional Information about O'Brien Inn & Resort

Also Known As:
o`Brien Hotel New Buffalo
o`Brien Hotel
o`Brien Inn And Resort
o Brien Hotel
Address: 11539 O_Brien Court, New Buffalo, MI 49117 (Formerly Comfort Inn)
Location: United States > Michigan > Berrien County > New Buffalo
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #9 of 9 hotels in New Buffalo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — O'Brien Inn & Resort 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Relaxing accomodations while visiting New Buffalo, Michigan. O'Brien's Inn & Resort welcomes you to share in our 98 Guest Rooms,wireless internet, small conference room,outdoor courtyard and sunning patio, indoor swimming pool, deluxe continental breakfast and welcoming staff. Conveniently located 1/2 mile from Four Winds Casino Resort and Whittaker Woods Golf Course, one mile from New Buffalo's quaint downtown and beach. ... more   less 
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