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Magnuson Hotel Mountain View

820 East Madison Street, Covington, VA 24426 (Formerly BEST WESTERN Mountain View)
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Plymouth, Michigan, United States
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25 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

This is an old hotel. I found the smell of former smokers in our room at first. then I didn't notice it. The rooms are a good size. small bathrooms, but there is a microwave and fridge in the room. free wi-fi is a plus and also a pool on site. The hotel was good to recharge and go the... More 

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Montclair, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Reasonably enjoyable experience. Rooms may have an odor, but you get used to it. Pool is nice. View is great. Breakfast buffet is worse than when I was in the Marine Corps! Will be staying there again, mainly because it is the best in town.

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Ewing, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

This hotel has an awesome view of the mountains and the pool is great. They have plenty of chairs and a lounge area. They warn guests ahead of time that the bar get noisy at night, so if this would bother you, ask for a room away from that area. The food was ok if your looking for the basics.... More 

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austin, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

band noisy, but they did offer ear plugs. No matter where you stay, you are going to hear them til 10 two am. Breakfast vouchers were great, $7 for each person , We used them at the pizza place down the road and got 7 great sandwiches.

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Thank Margie M
hotelsincovingtonva, Guest Relations Manager at Magnuson Hotel Mountain View, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for staying at our hotel! We appreciate your business and we are glad that you were able to take advantage of the flexibility of our meal vouchers! Sincerely, Cary Linkswiler More 

Chesapeake, United States
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

We stayed here out of dire necessity with children and dogs while we traveled to our destination. This is an old motel that is ready to be dozed. There is mold, mildew, a bad crowd, and is in very poor condition. Housekeeping should be applauded. It was clean but you can only clean a total DUMP so much. It is... More 

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Thank Becky O
hotelsincovingtonva, Public Relations Manager at Magnuson Hotel Mountain View, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all, thank you for staying at our hotel! Secondly, we are sorry that you feel the way that you do! We have been working very, very hard to upgrade and improve our facitly, and have made major improvements over the last year and a half in upgrading our guest rooms and public space! Thank you, Cary... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

poorly staffed, poorly managed. condition is also poor. management will not respond to my messages for a return call. please spare yourself and go on to the next town. this is a nightmare. The restaurant will not even seat guests because they are understaffed to serve them. talk about awkward.

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11 Thank dmwphoto
hotelsincovingtonva, Guest Relations Manager at Magnuson Hotel Mountain View, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First and Foremost, I sincerely apologize if any inconveniences were caused to you during your stay! If I knew who you were, I could know how to correct and respond to the situation! Please email me at your convenience: Cary.linkswiler@gmail.com. I'm sorry, Cary Linkswiler More 

Atlanta, United States
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Our feet stuck to the floor. Enough said. But I have to say more so it will be put on TripAdvisor. Covington is a really nice city, I grew up there. I haven't been back for twenty years. It is run down now, but the mountains are amazing. Go if you get a chance, just stay somewhere else.

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6 Thank John M
hotelsincovingtonva, Guest Relations Manager at Magnuson Hotel Mountain View, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are sorry that your stay with us was less than pleasant! We would like you to know that we are already in the process of upgrading all of our guest room floors from carpet to wood flooring, which should alleviate some of the problems when dealing with carpet! We do hope that you will give us another... More 

Fredericksburg, VA, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Breakfast was an actual buffet. Real eggs and Bacon. Many other items also. Room was clean, service was excellent. Older motel, but seems to be kept up. Will stay here again when I am working in the area.

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Thank David H
CovingtonLodging, Guest Relations Manager at Magnuson Hotel Mountain View, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for such a great review! We appreciate our guests so much and love when they have great things to say! We are working, and have been working very hard on improving our Best Western Breakfast, and its with reviews like this that show us we are doing something right! Sincerely, Cary Linkswiler More 

Leesburg, Virginia
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54 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

had a good stay here recently while attending the Alleghany Gran Fondo bike event Friendly service and clean rooms and hotel grounds. Pool was quiet and relaxing. Location was right of the highway and about 2 miles from town

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CovingtonLodging, Guest Relations Manager at Magnuson Hotel Mountain View, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your stay here at Best Western Mountain View, and also for your participation in the Alleghany Gran Fondo! We appreciate such warm and inviting reviews as yours. We look forward to seeing you on your next visit through Covington, VA, whenever that may be! Sincerely, Cary Linkswiler More 

Kokomo, Indiana, United States
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Ok hotel, full breakfast buffet was offered, and the food was ok, but nothing to write home about. Bathroom tub had chipped porcelain that was very poorly repaired. Outdated and just so-so overall. Pool would have had a BEAUTIFUL view of the mountains, except the weeds and trees on the edge of the parking lot had grown so much that... More 

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Thank Steve T
CovingtonLodging, Guest Relations Manager at Magnuson Hotel Mountain View, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us here at Best Western Mountain View! We appreciate your business! We are sorry that the view of the mountains were obstructed by the trees lining the entry and I will be adressing this with the Management and Landscaping team at our next meeting! Sincerely, Cary Linkswiler More 

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