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Depot Inn & Suites

1245 North Brown Street, La Plata, MO 63549
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
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37 reviews 37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A wonderful stay at the Depot Inn, as usual. Rooms are very clean and spacious, the bed comfortable, and the staff helpful and friendly. If you are traveling by train, the hotel will pick you up at the nearby historic La Plata station. It was too cold during our recent visit to go to the train viewing platform, which is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

I travel at least 3 days a week and was super excited to find this little treasure !! So close to Kirksville, where the Holiday Inn Is always booked. Great rate Love love love it!! I can not say enough great things.

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Comfortable bed, train watching wasn't what we expected. Couldn't see trains from hotel except on camera. Continental breakfast is cereal and packaged sweet roll. Had to ask for toilet paper. Restaurants in area close at 6pm.

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Macon, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The housekeepers complain about cleaning up cereal and diapers. They charge extra. They haven't updated the fading old TV in the suites, the wallpaper is coming off, the carpet is frayed. Breakfast is a waffle maker and milk. We had been coming for years then we got a phone call asking for more money. The lot is usually pretty empty... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This was my second visit to the Depot Inn, both on railfan tours of the Mid-West. For this it is well suited being close to the busy ex-Sante Fe main line and with a convenient viewing platform, albeit one that is not a particularly good location for photography. The rooms are comfortable with a touch of luxury in the furnishings... More 

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Niangua, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We just stayed at the Depot Inn for five nights, it was certainly not a cookie cutter hotel, a refreshing change. It was very neat and tidy as well as clean and comfortable. But most of all we were very pleased with the extras provided. We had unlimited use of a golf cart, pool table, and access to a PC... More 

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Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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16 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Who would have ever guessed that there would be a place as beautiful, comfortable, and interesting as the Depot Inn and Suites in LaPlata, MO! We could not believe it when we rolled into town on the AMTRAK Southwest Chief and were greeted by Taylor Snodgrass and her beautiful smile. She picked us up and delivered us from the train... More 

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

For the price my only complaint would be the breakfast. Great if you like dry cereal or bananas, make your own waffle maybe. Super8 has that for 57 bucks. Wifi great, tv great, but come on, its 2014 serve some breakfast for 140 bucks a night.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

My father and me stayed here for 2 nights. The beds are very comfortable but we only had one glass in our room. We had 2 cups for coffee. The breakfast needs improvement. If you eat the continental, check the dates! Especially on the milk. Had a hard time finding a carton that wasn't expired! If you're a train buff,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

A nice place to stay for anyone, but if you like trains, they offer a lot. The decor is rail-motif, and nearby is an observation platform for trainspotting. This place is a true labor of love of trains. What more could you ask for?

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Address: 1245 North Brown Street, La Plata, MO 63549
Location: United States > Missouri > La Plata
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 30
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