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 4 Des Moines hotels

Valu Inn Sea Tac

1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   22246 Pacific Highway South, or International Blvd., Des Moines, WA 98198
Hotel amenities
Valu Inn Sea Tac
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Save Saved
You added Valu Inn Sea Tac to your Saves list
36%
Ranked #3 of 4 Hotels in Des Moines
Write a Review

74 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    12
    11
    18
    10
    23
See reviews for
12
23
15
16
Rating summary
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (12)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (74)
  • Mar-May only
    (22)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (30)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (13)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (9)
All months
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
18 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Most horrible stay ever!Questionable guests,rooms appeared filthy and the so called breakfast is a joke (cinnamon bun from 7eleven and a cup of coffee-better go to Ihop down the road). Near the airport,rather long distance to Downtown Seattle. Don't visit the Pizza Joint near by-it's horrible.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Des Moines, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

When I checked in I asked if they held money on my credit card other than my prepayment of my week stay and was told by Sarah the manager "no". They actually do a pre-auth of your entire stay and then charge you thus you have twice the funds unavailable on your card. I asked them to help get the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Raleigh, North Carolina
Top Contributor
114 reviews 114 reviews
14 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

First I must say... guest services was great! The room not so great. The ac unit had graffiti all over it. The comforter had a cigarette stain, the chair, and surprisingly the bathroom sink. Mixed matched pillows. The bed you can definitely tell it needs to be replaced and falling apart. Anyway, I only stayed here because I just needed... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Seattle, Washington
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

You get what you pay for here. I was looking for the cheapest place to stay and this was it. The service was great, but the room quality the iffy. The beds were falling apart a little. They advertise a breakfast, but unless you like prepackaged pastries, you'll need breakfast else where. My refrigerator and microwave worked just fine. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Seattle, Washington
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

No cable, no fridge, no microwave, asked 5 times about cable was told it would be fixed but wasn't in the 3 days we were there. The shuttle was the best part of the stay as it took me away from the motel.

Review collected in partnership with Easytobook.com

Was this review helpful? Yes
El Segundo, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

Was woken up two times to a couple screamimg profanity at one another. Hotel staff said they could not do anything about it. Asked for a refund for 2nd night, they refused. Left and stayed at a hotel I felt safe at. Please do not stay at this hotel.

Was this review helpful? Yes
arizona
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
28 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

You walk into the room and imediately feel dirty. It's so sparten, worn, and old. And it's not that you see filth everywhere, but it's the kind of room where you don't want to take your clothes off or use the shower. The shower curtain was comical in that it was 2 pieces and opened in the middle like curtains.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013 via mobile

She had said there was a change in policy. I feel she discriminated against me and my boyfriend. Their rooms are worth even 20 bucks a night. Only 5 channels on their broke down tv's. They happen to be in a high crime area where I witnessed a hooker catching a beat down. Their rooms are not clean to public... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Sup8, Guest Relations Manager at Valu Inn Sea Tac, responded to this review

Andrea C, You must have photo identification of yourself to stay at our inn. You did not have any legal identification. Therefore we could not let you stay at the inn. Manager Tim C More

Paris
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
20 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

I stayed there 4 nights early October. I was looking for something cheap and not far from the airport as I was leaving early. The first room I visited did not have a microwave but was nicer. The second one had a microwave (which I needed), two beds (which I did not need) and was more run down. The window... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Saint Louis, Missouri
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

Booked online couple of weeks early, couldnt find our reservation when we arrived, booked a one bed, they said they didnt have any left, so gave us a two bed room & told to try to only use 1 bed. Wi-fi was down, waited at airport for nearly 45 minutes for our shuttle. Front desk person was rude too us,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Valu Inn Sea Tac? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Valu Inn Sea Tac

Address: 22246 Pacific Highway South, or International Blvd., Des Moines, WA 98198
Location: United States > Washington > Des Moines
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Valu Inn Sea Tac 1.5*
Number of rooms: 48
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Expedia, Priceline, Travelocity, Despegar.com and Tingo so you can book your Valu Inn Sea Tac 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.
Also Known As:
Valu Inn Sea Tac Hotel Des Moines
Valu Hotel Des Moines
Valu Hotel Sea Tac
Sea Tac Valu Inn

22 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (8)
Viewed
Room/suite (5)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (15)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (10)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay