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Ruby2

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123 South Post Street, Central Business District, Spokane, WA 99201 (Formerly Howard Johnson)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lethbridge, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Ruby2 in May, 2015 and loved it. We talked about the Ruby2 as much as the attractions in Spokane. We loved: the art that decorates the parking area, the projected animation in the parking lot in the evening (never seen this anywhere else before) and we loved that we could use some bikes to get around... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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82 reviews 82 reviews
17 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Ruby 2 during Bloomsday weekend. The price was great as was the location. Our room was clean and comfortable. The complimentary breakfast was really nice and great on race day. We parked our vehicle and walked everywhere. My only complaint is the train, I'm a really light sleeper and it did wake me up at night,... More 

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Savoy
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to Amtrak Station. Newly reconditioned. Smart art filled decor. The staff was great to work with because our train was delayed by a freight train derailment. I would stay here the next time I come to Spokane, WA.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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68 reviews 68 reviews
53 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a perfect little find n the edge of downtown Spokane, completely walkable to ALL of what Spokane has to offer. This renovated old style classic motor lodge, has transformed its self into a hip urban oasis, without being painfully so. It has just the right amount of hip urban atmosphere while remaining comfortable & practical . The room was... More 

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Spokane, Washington
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44 hotel reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We stayed at the Ruby2 and the rooms are very nice. Super clean, comfortable beds, my complaint was the sun came through under the curtains and into room. The room was quite even with train close by. There are ear plugs in room if needed. The bathroom was nice and we really liked the shower.

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Coeur d Alene, Idaho
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We stayed here to attend a concert nearby at the Fox Theatre. Best bed I've ever slept on in a hotel (I want to find out where they got their beds and comforters). You cannot beat the location and price to walk all over downtown. Good parking. Within walking distance to concert venues, restaurants and pubs. Older hotel, but completely... More 

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We stayed there the night of a big show at The Fox, and some people may not be thrilled with it, but I personally liked the no smoking policy where the smokers had to walk to the other side of the parking lot to do it. Nothing against smokers, I am just an ex smoker that is really sensitive to... More 

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Corvallis, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Recently refurbished 52 unit hotel just offf I 90...what a delightful surprise! Recently refurbished, with local artists used to provide the huge exterior art pieces... and clean, comfy room furnishings. We booked thru booking.com (sorry travel,advisor!). But was so pleased by the friendly staff and the warm, artsy feel of the place, I decided to share the news. Definately an... More 

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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

I just booked for our 4th stay in 12 months at Ruby2. We prefer Ruby2 over Ruby. It's quieter (other than the train, but that doesn't bother us since we live near one) and you have a better shot at getting a parking spot near your room. We stay there when attending a concert or show in downtown Spokane. We've... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Great location at a great price. The rooms are all freshly remodelled. Seems like virtually everything is brand new. Comfortable bed, even had a little fridge. The only downside to it was that it was kinda close to the train tracks, so you do end up hearing them passing, but after a couple went by I had tuned them out... More 

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