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California Motel

305 W Buchanan St, California, MO 65018
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California Motel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Jupiter, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

It was an older looking hotel, room, even parking lot but the experience was pretty good. Internet was fine, tv was ok. The room amenities weren't great but it was pleasantly nostalgic. The beds were fine, the room was clean, it wasn't noisy in the parking lot. There were great places to eat very close. The staff was friendly. The... More 

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Branson, Missouri
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Our other party had comfortable beds. Ours was sitting on top of a wood frame on the floor. Internet worked fast. Room was dirty and smelled mildew or mold. Again the other party with us didn't smell that way and theirs seemed cleaner. Ours was the basement room. I'm sure the upper rooms were fairly nicer. Use good judgement. Price... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

The phone information was excellent; the Nightman Mike was very helpful and informative and a very interesting man to chat with ; the room is clean, bed comfortable; so far so good..rather be at home but this is nice to ;-)

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Winnsboro, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

True it is a very old motel. I am from California, MO and now live in Texas. I remember staying a week there back in the 60's. As far as I know they have remodeled all the rooms. I reserve the same room each year and my friend reserves his. Both have always been very clean. I really enjoy visiting... More 

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Paris, Missouri
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

We had been to tractor pull in Jefferson City headed to Kansas Ctiy. It was around 1 a.m. so decided to stay somewhere for the night. The outside looked pretty clean but the room we was in was terrible. Holes in the walls, curtains, you name it. Was not very clean. Should have asked for a refund but stayed, but... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2012

In the unlikely event that you find yourself in need of a place to stay in this neck of the woods, you won't be spoilt for choice. And you'll search in vain for 5-star luxury or chic boutique establishments. So we should be grateful for the mere existence of the California Motel. It certainly isn't fancy. In fact it's pretty... More 

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