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BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn
2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   2421 Scaroni Road, Calexico, CA 92231   |  
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Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Calexico
West Hills, CA, United States
1 review
“Quick stay”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We stayed prior to entering Mexico to stay with family to see what Calexico was like. Very comfortable accommodations and enjoyed the Olympic sized pool and spa. Next time we will stay longer and go visit the Blue Angels flight practice.

  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Rosario V, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn, responded to this review, August 12, 2014
Dear John G,

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property.

Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see us again soon.

If I can be of assistance in the future, please don't hesitate to contact me at (760)768-0442.

Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand.


Sincerely,

Rosario Villarreal
Hotel Sales Manager
BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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English first
Los Angeles, California
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This modern Hotel is a great destination, or stop-off on a longer trip to Mexico. In our case we stayed overnight while traveling between San Felipe, Mexico and Los Angeles. We arrived at 4am and were accommodated with the perfect room. Free Breakfast and a nice pool and spa made our short visit perfect. Knowledgeable staff pointed us to shopping and dining in the area. el Centro is just a few minutes away and the Hotel is located next to the 111 Fwy.

Room Tip: Lower-floor rooms seem cooler in the hot summer.
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  • Stayed July 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rosario V, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn, responded to this review, July 29, 2014
Dear George D,

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property.

Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see us again soon.

If I can be of assistance in the future, please don't hesitate to contact me at (760)768-0442.

Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand.


Sincerely,

Rosario Villarreal
Hotel Sales Manager
BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn
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California, United States
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
Reviews in 22 cities Reviews in 22 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

This hotel is pretty well off the beaten path and is fairly new looking. Breakfast was good, rooms were clean and well kept. Staff was friendly and helpful. Price for a room was 20% lower than other hotels in the area, why pay more, drive the 1o miles from El Centro. Internet was good.

  • Stayed June 2014, traveled on business
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Rosario V, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn, responded to this review, June 24, 2014
Dear Dan R,

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property.

Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see us again soon.

If I can be of assistance in the future, please don't hesitate to contact me at (760)768-0442.

Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand.


Sincerely,

Rosario Villarreal
Hotel Sales Manager
BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn
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Hemet, United States
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This hotel is located far enough away from the highway to qualify for my most important attribute for a hotel: QUIET. I liked the parking lot, too, designed to put as many cars close to the front or entrance as possible. Bed very comfortable, room well appointed. Breakfast nothing special but adequate.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

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Rosario V, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn, responded to this review, May 27, 2014
Dear Mr. Philip,

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property.

Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see us again soon.

If I can be of assistance in the future, please don't hesitate to contact me at (760)768-0442.

Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand.


Sincerely,

Rosario Villarreal
Hotel Sales Manager
BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn
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long beach
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

this hotel is a good choice if you want cleanliness, great staff and free breakfast. But if you want shower gel and plastic shower curtain, not so much. But I have to give it a great review. It was just fine and such a value.

Room Tip: Not a great view in 211, center of the hotel, but great air conditioning
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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rosario V, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn, responded to this review, May 22, 2014
Dear Mr. Toni,

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property.

Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see us again soon.

If I can be of assistance in the future, please don't hesitate to contact me at (760)768-0442.

Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand.


Sincerely,

Rosario Villarreal
Hotel Sales Manager
BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn
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Alpine, California
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Staff was GREAT!! Good food and coffee!! Room was clean too!! Easy to find.. but a little out of the way for our time in the desert.. not the fault of the hotel. Newspapers were free to use. Thanks again!!

Room Tip: nothing more at this time
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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Rosario V, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn, responded to this review, May 13, 2014
Dear Mr. Tim M ,

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property.

Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see us again soon.

If I can be of assistance in the future, please don't hesitate to contact me at (760)768-0442.

Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand.


Sincerely,

Rosario Villarreal
Hotel Sales Manager
BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn
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Carlsbad, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

A helpful desk clerk, a very clean room and a good night's sleep. What more could you ask for in Calexico. Really enjoyed the stay but this trip advisor posting has an idiotic minimum of 200 characters so I will just add that trip advisor is pretty damn stupid.

  • Stayed May 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service

Review collected in partnership with Best Western

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Rosario V, Director of Sales at BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn, responded to this review, May 13, 2014
Dear Mr. J Chellemi ,

Thank you for completing the survey regarding your recent stay at our property.

Your business is very important to us and we value your feedback. By telling us what you liked about your stay and how we can improve, you are helping us deliver a superior experience for you and other guests in the future. We hope you will come back and see us again soon.

If I can be of assistance in the future, please don't hesitate to contact me at (760)768-0442.

Thank you again for taking the time to complete the survey. We appreciate your loyalty to our brand.


Sincerely,

Rosario Villarreal
Hotel Sales Manager
BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn
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Address: 2421 Scaroni Road, Calexico, CA 92231
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Location: United States > California > Calexico
Amenities:
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #1 of 6 Hotels in Calexico
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — BEST WESTERN John Jay Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 58
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