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La Grande Inn

2612 Island Avenue, La Grande, OR 97850-9499 (Formerly Howard Johnsons)
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Ranked #5 of 8 hotels in La Grande
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
1shadeaufax Portland, Oregon
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Portland, Oregon
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Yakima
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88 reviews 88 reviews
72 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Liberty Lake, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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Rupert, Idaho
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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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Ontario, Oregon
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I have stayed here 4-5 times for work. Each time has been an easy check in, has wifi, decent breakfast. In and out with no problems. Is it the Waldorf Astoria? No. Is it a decent hotel in La Grande, OR? Yes.

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Richland, Washington
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

Our company stayed here for two weeks while on a project and the manager treated our staff as if we were employees of theirs. Manager on staff needs to reevaluate her understanding of hospitality and the value of service. Will not bring company back here or provide them business of any kind. Mold in shower, requested it to be addressed,... More

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

Thank you for your comments. Comments such as this allow us to address areas of concern to help improve our overall guest services. Although I found no reports of illnesses due to the breakfast or in room mold, I have personally inspected these areas of concern and found none. Again thank you for your comments. More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We stayed at this hotel last night with our dog. It seems if you own a dog it's okay for your room to be old and smelly! Well, it was disgusting and almost worse than anywhere we've ever stayed. To top it off we paid a $15 pet fee. The furniture was old and the room wreaked of Febreeze. It... More

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with us. I'm concerned about the inconviences you experienced at our hotel during your recent visit as a result of your room. I want to apologize for the strong deodorizer smell that we use, we will look into another product. I want you to know that the comments I receive... More

Portland, Oregon
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171 reviews 171 reviews
21 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Average kind of sums it up for the La Grande Inn. Check-in went well, the staff were helpful and friendly and were the best part of our one night stay. They gave us some ideas for dinner which were well received. The La Grande Inn has a continental breakfast and when we stayed, offered "biscuits and gravy", a little too... More

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

I'm concerned about the dissatisfaction you experienced at our hotel during your recent visit. I'm writing to thank you for taking the time to bring this matter to my attention. I know how frustrating it must have been to have to have to check in at our facility and find that your toilet ran non stop. I do sincerely apologize... More

Lafayette, Colorado
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

My husband and I were moving from Oregon to Colorado when weather turn bad and the highway was closed due to an accident. We had to make a quick decision whether or not to stay in La Grande for the night or wait for the highway to open because we knew rooms would fill quickly. I came across La Grande... More

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with us. I'm concerned about the inconviences you experienced at our hotel during your recent visit as a result of your room. There is no excuse for poor cleanliness of your bathroom, I want you to know that the comments I receive are taken seriously. Please accept my sincere apology.... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013 via mobile

I stayed at the la grande in over Christmas. I asked the host lady if my dogs could come inside in their porter because it was going to be 19 degrees outside and was told not in my room because it wasn't a pet room. I asked for a pet room but was told there wasn't a room with 2... More

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your concerns regarding your recent reservation with our hotel. I want to apologize for not having a two queen bed pet room available the night of your arrival. However we did accommodate your pet in the non pet room. We are a pet friendly hotel and understand situations arise such as cold... 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): $
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Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Swimming Pool
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