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Americas Best Value Inn-Saginaw South

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1408 South Outer Drive, Saginaw, MI 48601
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  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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 1 week ago via mobile

First off the pool and hot tub they boast about on Web site was shut down, water was green. They said they were doing renovations was the reason but none had been started, and it hadn't been used in quite a while for sure. The rooms we had had no garbage cans, no light bulbs, TV used a penny in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

My stay was very comforting for me and my family. Staff was friendly rooms were comfortable and clean. My grandma pasted during my stay and I was allowed the same room at the same rate This was such a big stress reliever me and my family had no where to stay for that night and we were welcomed with the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Where do I start? This is by the far most disgusting hotel I've ever stayed at. Horrible customer service. They do not care about your needs and wants. Pool is shut down. Jacuzzi is shut down. Everything is shut down. The room is filithy. Heat does not work on the second floor. Mold all over the bathrooms. This hotel should... More 

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Saginaw, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Because I have stayed at this particular hotel numerous times throughout the years, I have seen constant improvement. Starting with the lobby areas, the meeting room, and freshly painted hallways and carpeting, the management is working hard to restore the hotel's beauty. I travel frequently with groups of photographers and models, and I enjoy the the easy freeway access and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Went to enjoy myself at the lounge as I do with friends sometimes, and usually get a room after as it's not as bad as advertised. But this last Saturday night/Sunday morning, I had the life threatening experience of trying not to get shot over other drunk patrons. I decided to not even get a room as usual and debating... More 

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Saginaw, Michigan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The only thing that is America's Best about this property is the best chance to become a crime statistic or pick up a communicable disease by staying here. The latest was a triple shooting in the hotel bar on Thanksgiving Nov 2014 weekend. If drugs, prostitution, theft violence and violence is your game this is the place for you. If... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I accidentally bait & switched myself by researching the same chain in Birch Run and then booking in Saginaw. Do not, I REPEAT DO NOT STAY HERE...unless of course you're planning on filming a zombie or horror film. Dirty: once you get past the newly updated lobby, you're met with absolute filth. The dimly lit and smoke-smelling corredors guide you... More 

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Ryannon H, Public Relations Manager at Americas Best Value Inn-Saginaw South, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for taking the time to write about your experience at our hotel. We value all guest comments and use them to improve. We have very recently changed management and will be having many changes in the near future. These changes include, but are not limited to re-training our staff including the front desk and... More 

Puerto Plata Province, Dominican Republic
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Stayed here 2 nights. 1st night the hallway reeked of marijuana, woke up and went to the car and liquor bottles were all under our car. People arguing through out the night outside cause there is a lounge on the premises. Upstairs hallway was as cold as it was outside. Not one of the security doors lock.

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Ryannon H, Public Relations Manager at Americas Best Value Inn-Saginaw South, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel. I understand that you had several issues with security, noise, and an odor. I apologize that your stay was not enjoyable and would like the opportunity to show you how exceptional our hotel can be. We have very recently changed management and are... More 

Caledonia, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We needed a room as husbands semi needed repairs.we went there.the room was clean.I went to take a hot bath.I told husband there was no hot water.he called to front desk.she said that the water heater was off for two hours.so give it some time.I gave it several hours.still no hot water.I walked down to the pool area.very clean.it said... More 

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Ryannon H, Public Relations Manager at Americas Best Value Inn-Saginaw South, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel. I understand that we did not have hot water during your stay. I apologize for this huge inconvenience and would like the opportunity to show you how exceptional our hotel can be. We have very recently changed management and are in the process... More 

Kokomo, Indiana
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I hope this hotel was in the middle of a remodel... (No signs saying excuse our mess though) The building itself was pretty rough. The front desk ladies were Always Very nice is the only positive thing I say. The bed was broke. We had to sleep with our heads at the foot of the bed because the head of... More 

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Ryannon H, Public Relations Manager at Americas Best Value Inn-Saginaw South, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our hotel. I understand that you had several issues with maintenance, housekeeping, broken items in the room, and the ongoing renovations. I apologize that your stay was not enjoyable and would like the opportunity to show you how exceptional our hotel can be. We have... More 

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