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Frontier Motel

2.0 of 5 227 West Drachman Street, Tucson, AZ 85705
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Probably the worst motel I have ever stayed in! Full bed advertised as queen, at 5'7, my feet were almost off the end! Stained sheets, cheap beaten down furniture from the 80's.curtains with holes, shower curtain looks like a drop cloth from painting. No garbage can. Shower head dribbles water. No hot water at the sink. Semi parked outside running... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We booked room at this motel and it looked better on the pictures than it do in reality. Super outdated and very dark and it smelled like no one had been there for weeks. The bathroom was gross and the shower curtain had mold on it. Would not recommend this place at all.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

the motel is a super cute brick-wall construction with many little cottages. We stayed at a big room, with a kitchenette and a fireplace, that is not active. the staff was very nice and I forgot my power cord at the bedroom. they ran to catch me up leaving and returned it to me. very friendly and making sure it... More 

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Nashville, IN
2 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The buildings are dated but comfortable and homey. Carports, front porches! Roomey enough with the usual conveniences. Excellent service and management eager to please. Comfortable beds and relaxing ambience. Quiet. I'll go back.

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Sacramento, California, United States
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25 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We could of stayed anywhere but I chose the Frontier Motel. Reading a couple of positive reviews here and doing a bit of research, I found it to be a excellent choice, spooky even because of the towns history which made it exciting to me altogether. Each cottage is individual and brick with a parking structure connected to each cottage... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I and my family had went out to Tucson because we had a family emergency. ..Little did I know it was going to be an overnight stay. I had to get a hotel for the night and choose to go with this one. Seemed quite where we could get rest overnight. I checked in the office, smelled of dirty clothes!... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2013

This is a great historic property! Tucson is what it is, an OLD western town, and this property represents just that. For the age of the buildings, they are well kept enough to get your $30-35 a night stay. However old, they room are clean and everything worked just fine. Satelite TV and free Wi-Fi bring us back to the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

We live locally in Tucson but were having some remodeling done on our bathroom, we had NO SHOWER at home, so decided to rent a room to take a shower. I called the office and the gentlemen was very nice, HOWEVER we were gave a room that HAD BEEN USED, AND WAS NOT CLEAN!!!! The beds were all messed up,... More 

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Federal Way, Washington
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14 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

I stayed at Frontier Motel for a week last March. It has tile roofs and stucco design, and while the rooms were not remodeled, they are honest and the price is cheap. I loved it. I had a view of the mountains and the location is good as well. In fact, for part of the week a film crew was... More 

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Address: 227 West Drachman Street, Tucson, AZ 85705
Location: United States > Arizona > Tucson
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Frontier Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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