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Hotel Ruby

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   901 West 1st Avenue, Spokane, WA 99201
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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halfway, oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The motel itself is getting dated. The unfortunate thing is that the bath is the first to suffer. I am assuming this is a recycled old Travelodge, which was not the problem. The problem was that the old "funky" pink tiles in the bath should have been replaced when the motel was remodeled. Caulking can only solve so much. But... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Originally I was very excited to stay here, seeing that it was downtown and close to everything we wanted to see. First day, room wasn't ready til around 3:30...that was ok. You have to pay $5.00 a day for parking (which is a tight fit), second day came back from "touring" around, no parking available. They have Ruby 2, second... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

In town for a weekend tennis tournament. The room was very small - a bed and a bathroom - all very clean. At night, can hear the train occasionally and the a/c unit was noisy when it cycled, but it all became white noise and I slept well. $5 parking was ok. The overflow lot was a couple of short... More

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My fiance and I picked Hotel Ruby for its price. We were looking for a short getaway and it was perfect. The Hotel is a remodeled motel but they've done a fabulous job of making the building attractive and inviting. The staff was amazing, kind and attentive. You even get to rent a bike for free during you're stay! The... More

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Portland, Oregon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

room very clean, staff very professional and friendly, breakfast usual fare, close to several reastaurants, didn't notice any train sounds. Charging for parking kind of surprise. The jazzy art pictures ,decor great.. Think the bikes a great idea.Nice to be able to walk around town, Prices for rooms very reasonable. However management I think you should have a contest to... More

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A pure delight of a hotel smack in the heart of Spokane. This hotel surprised us from the moment we arrived. Very friendly and helpful reception staff, funky room with decor to match, and within easy reach of everything in downtown Spokane. The Sapphire Lounge, the hotel's bar, was staffed by an equally friendly barman who, after we returned for... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small hotel that is very well done. The rooms are small but have a very nice look and are very clean and comfortable. The bar that is attached is a nice extra and is a very friendly place. I would definitely stay here again.

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Salmon, Idaho
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has been cleaned up and spruced up with trendy decor. The staff is friendly and helpful. I slept very well there. It was nice to be downtown and walking distance to the river, shops and restaurants. There is a limited amount of parking at the hotel but overflow parking is available at their other hotel "Ruby 2" about... More

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Oakland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay at the Hotel Ruby. It was a great location as we could walk to restaurants, the river, the park and anywhere else downtown. It was also reasonably priced. Our travelling companion requested a larger room and they were able to switch her into a very nice one. The artwork was interesting and fun. We will... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great little surprise. The ruby is in a very good location. The restaurants and the waterfalls are in easy walking distance. The staff are extremely helpful and very polite. Nothing was too much trouble. The rooms are spacious and the bed was comfortable. With good hot water pressure for the shower. It can be noisy at night but otherwise... More

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Address: 901 West 1st Avenue, Spokane, WA 99201
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Location: United States > Washington > Spokane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ruby 3*
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Also Known As:
Rodeway Inn Spokane
Spokane Rodeway Inn

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Hotel Ruby is centrally located in the heart of downtown Spokane's Entertainment District. This hotel is across from the Knitting Factory Concert House, Bing Crosby Theatre, Fox Theater, and a few blocks from the Spokane Convention Center and the INB Performing Arts Center. It is a short walk to Riverfront Park with all its attractions, including the river walk, Gondola, River Park Square Mall and AMC Theaters, as well as many great restaurants. Area hospitals including Shriner's Children's Hospital, Deaconess and Sacred Heart are a 3 minute drive. This downtown Spokane hotel offers continental breakfast, free wireless internet, free parking, on-site laundry and pets are welcome with additional charges. ... more   less 
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