We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 6 Bradford hotels

Americas Best Value Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   920 E Main St., Bradford, PA 16701 (Formerly De Soto Motel)
Hotel amenities
Americas Best Value Inn

Enter dates for best prices

Best prices for your stay
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Expedia.com Orbitz.com Booking.com
and 9 more sites!
13%
Ranked #6 of 6 hotels in Bradford
Write a Review

15 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    1
    1
    5
    1
    7
See reviews for
7
2
1
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (2)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

I will never come back to this motel again. Heating didn't work in the middle of the winter. We were offered a small heater instead. Bathroom was very outdated and was not even cleaned so we couldn't even take a shower. Wouldn't recommend this place to anybody regardless how cheap it is.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Considering the location and what you get for this hotel you are not getting much value for your dollar spent. No amenities, no attractions, no view so you can't really justify charging much for this hotel in the condition it is in. I will give 2 thumbs up to the very nice woman at the front desk even though she... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

My son and I stayed here when we were going north to retrieve a friend of his. We only needed one night. We got the AAA rate which was $53pt. It's an older smaller motel with nice vintage touches still intact. The room was surprisingly big. It was quite clean, smelled fine, the bed was comfortable, there was wifi and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mansfield, Ohio
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

While I must admit that the curb appeal is not the best (it reminded me of an old Howard Johnson's motor lodge when I pulled in), the grounds/building are fairly well maintained; and the owner/receptionist was very pleasant, and courteous, to me. The room was clean, and had a new HD TV; as well as a Fridge (with Icebox), Coffee... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Charlottesville, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

The lobby was spacious and contained many phamplets to nearby attractions on a rack. But there were a few problems: The door was hard to open, so we had to ask the receptionist to unlock it. The hotel was old and could use a renovation but the rooms and the linens were clean. The breakfast selection was small but had... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

I stayed only one night because I chose not to stay there for the second for work. (I let him know upon check in that I may only stay one night instead of the 2 reserved, based on the appearance of the place) I can honestly say this was the 2nd or 3rd worst place I've stayed in over the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Elmira, New York, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

I want to say this place is horrible, the customer services at front desk was so wrong toward me and my friends,we had to leave the hotel without even using the bed shower or dirty the bathroom and we had to go home early so we all went o turn in our keys for the rooms and left and got... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Toronto, Canada
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

We stay here 2 nights and for $65 per night incl. wifi and breakfast ,also free parking this place was great. Room had two double beds and was very clean and tidy. Got small fridge and microwave with coffee maker ,very useful . TV working just fine . Over all you can not ask for better considering the rate of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Green Bay
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

My parents and I were caught in snow and needed to find a hotel to stay for the night. This was the first hotel we came to and it was available. When we came into the room, it has been updated and was very clean. The bathroom is a little out dated...pink tile walls, but once you figure out the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Key West, Florida
Top Contributor
188 reviews 188 reviews
38 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012 via mobile

Excellent water pressure making for an excellent shower. Things are still old but everything worked. Remote, refrigerator, microwave & coffee maker all new working well. Very quiet restful night. Just make sure you bring your own breakfast, minimal choices. They do have real oj for breakfast. They are also doing lots of repair to make it better you can tell... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1

Been to Americas Best Value Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn

Address: 920 E Main St., Bradford, PA 16701 (Formerly De Soto Motel)
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Bradford
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #6 of 6 hotels in Bradford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn 2*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to Americas Best Value Inn Bradford, located in rural McKean County, Pennsylvania. Bradford is well known as the home of Zippo (a collectible pocket lighters manufacturer) and Case (a collectible knives manufacturer owned by Zippo). The city also boasts an American Refining Group oil refinery, which is the oldest continuously operating refinery in the United States. Our hotel is conveniently located near the University of Pittsburgh At Bradford, Allegheny National Forest, Zippo Case Visitor Center. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Orbitz, Booking.com, Travelocity, Priceline, Agoda, Hotels.com, Tingo, TripOnline SA, Vantage Hospitality, Venere and Otel so you can book your Americas Best Value Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Americas Best Value Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Bookmark for later
Save Saved
You added Americas Best Value Inn to your Saves list