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Rugged Country Lodge

1807 South East Court Avenue, Pendleton, OR 97801
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very nice, beds were comfy and the rooms were clean. Everyone was so nice and the food was amazing! The shower was awesome too except it was backwards! Although that doesn't really bother me and it happens at almost every hotel we stay at. The whole staff was so nice and I throughly enjoyed the stay 10/10 would stay again!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Getting back to basics, this lodge provided us a clean, quiet and comfortable night's stay at a great price. The beds were very comfortable and the breakfast provided in the morning was enough to get you up and going without having to spend a lot of money on food. We had 2 adjoining rooms; one with a queen bed and... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Driving from Kansas to Marysville, WA we needed a good clean place to stay in Pendelton, OR. We read the reviews & saw the positive reviews. For the money, you can't beat The Rugged Country Inn. It was clean, easy to get to, & the bed was great! The continental B-fast was diverse & handy. Coffee, Juice, Cereal, Bagels &... More 

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Bavaria, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We stayed in the last 7 years around 9 times there. Every 2 years, during our visits in Oregon, 2 times. It was always very good there and we liked it very much. End of September 2014 we stayed there again and were nearly shocked. At 8:30 we wanted make breakfast, but no coffee, no hot water and really no... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Owners obviously are trying VERY hard, good service, comfy room, diverse and tasty breakfast. An older building, nicely maintained and furnished. Loveseat in my room, nice touch. Soft full linen. The ONLY thing that would stop me from staying again is the neighbor's barking dog. The Motel owners know of this, and I wish them the best in getting the... More 

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Oregon Coast, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I loved this hotel since my first stay over 10 years ago when the couple who ran it gave out home baked cookies to the guest every evening at 5:30, the rooms were immaculately furnished and cleaned, as well as the parking lot, and gardens around it. It is NOT that hotel anymore. The floors are filthy, the walls are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

A warm welcome led to a beautifully-decorated room, with simple but effective touches, from the Native-American-style blanket on the bed, to the Ppine chest for the TV. There were flowers in front and a really decent breakfast in the morning, the Pendleton Woolen factory a short walk away. All the amenities were present, great tiled bathroom, and even the traffic... More 

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Portland, Maine
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

I stayed at the Rugged Country Lodge for three nights and was very pleased. It's a great base from which to explore the many charms of the Pendleton region, including the fascinating Pendleton Underground Tour and the nearby Native American-created and run Tamatslik Interpretive Center. The motel is very clean and the cozy rooms are nicely decorated and cheerful. I... More 

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Rockville, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

The price is scary...$60 for two queen beds? What is the catch? The catch is no fitness room, no pool & no fancy neighborhood. We got a well appointed room (always ask for two queen beds, the single bed rooms are a bit cramped). The breakfast was excellent..once you realize there is a refrigerator with extra goodies. Yes, the view... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We arrived very late and had to call the after hours number posted on the office door. The gal we spoke to on the phone was very pleasant. She came out to check us in and wasn't annoyed at all at the lateness of the hour. We were very pleased with the rooms, very clean and attractively decorated. Best value... More 

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