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La Grande Inn

2612 Island Avenue, La Grande, OR 97850-9499 (Formerly Howard Johnsons)
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Ranked #6 of 8 Hotels in La Grande
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Marysville, Washington
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite the advertised price in the coupon book (which the clerk duly cut out and kept) we suffered predatory pricing due to it being late on a Friday with a high school football team checking in after us. After suffering sticker shock of a $35 jump in price, and an indifferent clerk who was more interested in reclining in the... More

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Krabi Town, Thailand
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This hotel is in dire need of renovations. There was water damage in the bathroom that caused tile to pop out, mildew smell, and old furniture. Unfriendly staff and a very weak breakfast. I recommend looking further.

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gmlilg, General Manager at La Grande Inn, responded to this review

I'm concerned about the inconvenience you experienced at our hotel during your recent visit as a result of your room. We take pride in our hotel, and do our best to prevent problems from recurring. Your willingness to share your recent experience is genuinely appreciated. There's no excuse for anything less than complete guest satisfaction. Again I would like to... More

Pocatello
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

Good location. Hotel is a little dated. Room was clean except for the visible Cobb webs around the fire alarm and the air conditioner which was up by the ceiling. Beds were comfortable. Room was quiet. Breakfast was very basic continental. Price was good. Would probably stay again.

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gmlilg, General Manager at La Grande Inn, responded to this review

I want you to know that the comment and suggestions we receive from our guest are taken seriously. They tell us what we're doing right, what we're doing wrong and how we can improve. Your willingness to share your recent experience is genuinely appreciated. Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns with us. More

Montesano, Washington
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70 reviews 70 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This is an older property that could use an upgrade or 12. But, we got into town, needed a room for the night, didn't need much of anything other than a bed, and the La Grande Inn provided that at a decent price. The room was clean, didn't have any funny odor, and the beds were comfortable. This was the... More

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gmlilg, General Manager at La Grande Inn, responded to this review

I want you to know that I appreciate you taking the time to share your comments with us. I look forward to serving your future lodging needs. More

2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

I was kinda worried about booking here because I usually stay at a Marriott. But I wanted an outdoor pool! Well when I walked in I was surprised to see the manager Janiee. Very friendly, pretty, and dressed nice! Phew what a relief! She gave me probably the nicest room overlooking the pool. The kid's were happy and swam every... More

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gmlilg, Manager at La Grande Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive feedback about our hotel and allowing us to serve you. We greatly appreciate you giving us the opportunity to serve you and your family. We look forward to serving you next year. More

Springfield, Oregon
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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This Inn definitly needs a big face lift. The room was a good size, clean, & plenty of outlets, though not as accessible as they could be. We had the refrig. & coffee maker, no microwave which I really like to have. The outside hall carpets have seen better days & were filthy.We had a terrible time with the air... More

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gmlilg, Manager at La Grande Inn, responded to this review

I want you to know that the comment and suggestions we receive are taken seriously, sorry about the missing air conditioner remote. I will look into purchasing more of them and finding a way of attaching them permanently to the air conditioner. Sorry about the hall carpets we just recently got caught up on cleaning them all, we try really... More

Portland, Oregon
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51 reviews 51 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This was less than half the price of the best rated motel in La Grande. We inquired at that one and they were rude. We kept going. This was our 3rd try and they were friendly and the price was good! Our room was clean, small, but had a micro wave & fridge. There was a suitcase dolly that was... More

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gmlilg, Manager at La Grande Inn, responded to this review

Your comments we're greatly appreciated thank you for taking the time to share them. I hope you become a repeat guest of ours. More

Yakima
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92 reviews 92 reviews
74 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We needed an overnight stay in La Grande and chose the La Grande Inn based on reviews and it was about middle of the road pricing between the most expensive place in La Grande and least expensive, reviews were decent and I essentially agree with most of them. It is an older property, but they work hard to keep it... More

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gmlilg, Manager at La Grande Inn, responded to this review

A hotel is defined by the quality of service it provides to it's guests. Because of our success is measured by how our guest's evaluate our services and facilities, I want you to know that the comments and suggestions we receive are taken seriously. They tell us how what we're doing right, what we're doing wrong and how we can... More

Liberty Lake, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Stayed in town for graduation. Room did have a slight odor and air conditioning didn't keep us comfortable for sleeping. These are common problems for older hotels so didn't hold it against them. The price is right. Overall, if you are on a tight budget this hotel is for you!

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gmlilg, Manager at La Grande Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns with us, Firstly I want to apologize for the air conditioner not keeping your room cool and the musty smell. We will work on those issues, we hope to have you as a repeat guest. Once again thank you for giving us an opportunity to serve you. More

Rupert, Idaho
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I was moving my daughter with a u-haul truck pulling a trailer with a car on it. We happened to stop and when inquired about where to park, Hannah, the front desk clerk was very knowledgeable about where to park and very friendly. She told us they were pretty full and she gave us 2 options to park and they... More

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gmlilg, Manager at La Grande Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post your opinion about the La Grande Inn, we greatly appreciate it. We take great pride in customer service as well as the cleanliness of our rooms, we hope to see you back very soon. More

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Address: 2612 Island Avenue, La Grande, OR 97850-9499 (Formerly Howard Johnsons)
Location: United States > Oregon > La Grande
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 146
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