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Hotel Ruby

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   901 West 1st Avenue, Spokane, WA 99201
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Ranked #15 of 43 hotels in Spokane
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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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
  • Service
    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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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Having only the ability to check in one person at a time, especially between the hours of 3 & 4pm, make for a tedious and dispiriting process. It wasn't until 5 pm that I was able to retrieve my key to my hospitality suite. Doesn't this hotel believe in lights and outlets, the latter that are accessible from the bed... More

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Oliver, Canada
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150 reviews 150 reviews
51 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have stayed here before and reviewed it on TripAdvisor last year. Have not visited since but this was our first choice when we were in Spokane last week. As mentioned, this is a refurbished motel right in the heart of downtown. There is a small fee for paring ($5) and the lot is small so make sure you arrive... More

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Indian Rocks Beach, Florida
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location in downtown Spokane - easy walk to riverside park, restaurants, businesses and attractions. Ruby is arty, campy, modern, fun. $88 compact room with fridge, microwave, TV and mini breakfast, off-street parking $5. Bicycles too. Adjoining the lobby is the Sapphire Bar.

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New York City, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend this hotel to anyone traveling to Spokane! It was such a great price so i was expecting a sorta dirty hotel. It was actually super clean, friendly staff, and great room for the value. Breakfast was just okay, but you'd expect that from any hotel. The only downfall to the hotel was the shower was very old... More

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Seattle, Washington
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This centrally located hotel came at a great price and met our expectations. We had a room with two beds and it was quite large. Very friendly staff. Great art, music and dance themed, throughout. Comfortable beds, clean rooms. They should add something next to the sink to hang a hand towel. Location could hardly be beat - walk to... More

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Memphis, Tennessee
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I got this room with a great deal on priceline. It's just about on the edge of downtown. There was lots of places to eat within walking distance. The room was pretty small. I did however like that you can tell it was recently redone to be more modern. The breakfast was pretty tiny with the normal continental stuff. The... More

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Okanagan Valley
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second visit to the Ruby and we were happy to be back. Rooms are small but very clean with comfortable beds and funky artwork. Staff is very friendly and helpful. Great location in downtown Spokane. An extra shelf in the bathrooms to arrange toiletries would be very helpful. Small fridge and microwave in rooms. Self-serve breakfast bar with waffles... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So we booked this place for its location and price. The pics I had seen didn't look too bad. Employees here were awesome The room was ok but the bathroom was bad with permanent dirt stains in the tub. Couldn't reach the toilet paper from toilet. Towel rack six inches above counter on back wall. A.c could only keep half... More

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Sandpoint, Idaho
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go for top floor rooms, has elevator, very convenient for us for the theater and dinner at the Davenport. We went to the Davenport for Starbucks and a walkabout, if I want luxury I pay for luxury, it was a bargain, a quick night stay. A few night would be fine. Who goes to Spokane to hang in their room.... More

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Seattle, Washington
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove to Spokane from Seattle to go to a Tool concert. This hotel is located within a moderately long walk of the venue. The room reminded me of a Motel 6 (which I haven't stayed in in about 30 years). It was clean. My biggest complaint would be the noise from the other guests until the wee hours of... 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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#2 Best Value Hotel in Spokane #10 Romantic Hotel in Spokane
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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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