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Desert Inn Motel

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1100 East Main Street, Barstow, CA 92311
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Lismore, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
20 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Yep it's not the fanciest motel in town but it was clean, wifi was OK and there were no bugs. it's what you could expect for $45 inc tax. handy to food places as well. The place could definitely do with a face lift but I doubt this will happen.

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014 via mobile

I've stayed in some of the worlds most gross motel rooms over the years (I'm a touring musician) but this one was the worst. All sorts of stains on the sheets, a dirty toilet, awful smells. All sorts of shady characters are living in this motel as well. Their mail is scattered about the office. This felt like something out... More 

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Auburn, California
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

It's cheap, and if you are traveling with friends, it will be an inside joke for years to come. The room itself was OK, but the pool was "closed" during the day and only open at night. For vampires that like to swim? Never really got an explanation. But in any case, the pool was so dirty we didn't want... More 

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San Jose, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I booked this stay online because it was cheap, 2 hours away from pricey Vegas, a one night stay and the reviews all said it was clean. It was only $36.00 and when I got there around 6:30PM, I had my doubts because the outside walls needed paint and office looked like something out of the 1950's. They still use... More 

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Address: 1100 East Main Street, Barstow, CA 92311
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Barstow
Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Swimming Pool
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Ranked #29 of 29 Hotels in Barstow
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Desert Inn Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 95
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