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Americas Best Value Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   920 E Main St., Bradford, PA 16701 (Formerly De Soto Motel)
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Ranked #6 of 6 hotels in Bradford
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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San Antonio, Texas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners are a lovely, friendly family who go out of their way to make you comfortable. They made up our room early so we could check in around 1:30 in the afternoon. The motel is a block from Walmart and near many stores and eateries. The motel is under renovation, and our room was remodeled and clean.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Last week I stayed here . Nice people and good clean environment. Good price at this time of year.nice room and everything in the room nice.i decide when ever I come back here I will stay here for sure

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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 Bathroom was very outdated and was not even cleaned so we couldn't even take a shower.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.

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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 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

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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

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Mansfield, Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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

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Charlottesville, Virginia
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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

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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

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Elmira, New York, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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

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Toronto, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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

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Address: 920 E Main St., Bradford, PA 16701 (Formerly De Soto Motel)
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Bradford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn 2*
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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 
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