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Economy Inn

1243 East Main Street, Barstow, CA 92311
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Ranked #23 of 29 Hotels in Barstow
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kyrksaeterora, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Spent our first night here on our tour through the states and the hotel was a welcome sight for sore eyes, or should I say sore back. The room was excellent for the price range. The host, Roger, is still the nicest guy we met on our trip. The service he provided during breakfast and the pleasant company of his... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

As a seeker of value in overnight lodging, I believe $50 or so is a fair amount for a bed, TV and shower in an average motel in the average small American town. Not, however, in the case of my night at the Economy Inn. I should have been paid to stay there. Family with children in room above me,... More 

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