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Depot Inn & Suites

1245 North Brown Street, La Plata, MO 63549
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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    5 of 5 stars
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Macon, Missouri
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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41 reviews 41 reviews
39 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 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
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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46 reviews 46 reviews
14 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 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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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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Plymouth, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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Mequon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

What a delightful place. Beautiful lobby, very clean and spacious. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Room was spacious. Breakfast was limited but fine as well. Did not use the pool. Only suggestion I have is to add a brighter light to shower area. Hotel has railfan camera monitors in lobby broadcasting from a nearby heated cabin above the tracks.(Also... More

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New York City, New York
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115 reviews 115 reviews
87 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Located far from interstates in the northeast quarter of Missouri is La Plata. While the area may get visitors such as business travelers or friends or family visiting loved ones, this motels draw to the area is train-buffs. Depot Inn was built brand new as a railroad themed motel. The motel itself can be a museum itself. Throughout the lobby... More

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Holt, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

This hotel is north east Mo's well kept secret. We heard about this hotel and the train museum and all the memorabilia from a friend. Depot Inn has the best staff we have seen at a hotel in a very long time. The rooms were very clean,quiet,along with a king bed that was just perfect. The staff picked us up... More

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Address: 1245 North Brown Street, La Plata, MO 63549
Location: United States > Missouri > La Plata
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