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City Line Hotel

4444 City Avenue, Bala-Cynwyd, Philadelphia, PA 19131 (Formerly North American Motor Inns)
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Mayberry, Australia
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3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Didn't need a key to stay in my room...the locks didn't work. When I first came in I wanted to check the weather, however the television seemed to have some sort of dried white thick liquid squirted all over the screen and on the area in front of it and the remote was very sticky. So I opened the curtains... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

This hotel is dated. It is no frills. But they are really trying. The staff is nice. The furniture in our room was all brand new. The walls were freshly painted. The mattresses were new. The sheets were clean, the pillows were new, the comforters were clean and new, it smelled nice in the room, the carpet had been recently... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This was a complete nightmare of a night's stay - The first room had ripped carpet with burn stains - the second room was a touch better - no airconditioning, a fan provided, Staff were rude and inadequately trained with the manager laughing in my face at the discomfort of the conditions and at the suggestion of some form of... More 

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New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Unsatisfactory accomodation the beds had dirty lines on there were molds in the bathroom ceiling ,missing tiles in the ceiling, water on the floor, no towelsn wash rag or soap in bathroom ,no key to room security has ro let you in and out .no house keeping staff on duty .no manager or staff to speak with only the rude... More 

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Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This " hotel " has been around for a very long time, my guess it was a motor court back in the late 30's and honestly paint and some newer furniture doesn't improve it's image, travel down city line avenue a bit further and there are several other superior places to stay, I hihghly suggest you stay at one of... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

This Place Is AWFUL! When I got to my room there was a mouse on top of my bed. YES A MOUSE!!! I was so disgusted that that I went to the front desk to get my money back. They told me that they don't offer refunds. After I argued with the lady for what seemed like forever she gave... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Dirty, used, unkempt, AND THERE WAS A MOUSE IN THE ROOM! There were people staring us down in the lobby and I've never been so scared my entire life. We jammed a chair on the door to stay safe, they don't lock well and there is a huge gap under the door.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

If you're looking for an unforgettable experience, this is it. As in, you'll never be able to wipe this from your memory, assuming you survive until the morning light. I've never been more creeped out in my life. The only criticism I would have for the other reviews posted here is that they are a bit generous to the North... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Not only do they have bed bugs,but the Manager refused to talk to my husband and I.We called for a week straight with no responds and the people who answered the phone kept telling us he was in a meeting. I'm calling L&I!!!!!!!!!

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Stanley, Virginia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This hotel was disgusting I don't know why it is even still open. We came to phily Fri. May 23rd & planned to go back home Sat the 24th we booked our hotel a month in advance in the center city of phily that hotel was great! But last minute my boyfriend and I decided to stay another night but... More 

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