We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“12 Oaks in Tyler” 4 of 5 stars
Review of 12 Oaks Motor Hotel

Save Saved
You added 12 Oaks Motor Hotel to your Saves list
12 Oaks Motor Hotel
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
12 Oaks Motor Hotel
1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   3100 W Northwest Loop 323, Tyler, TX 75702   |  
Hotel amenities
Ranked #11 of 32 hotels in Tyler
Lufkin, Texas
2 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“12 Oaks in Tyler”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

Basic clean hotel with very friendly staff at a great price. I have stayed in hotels that cost a lot more that were not as good or as comparable. Now if you want fancy this is not for you, but if you want economical and want to spend your hard earned bucks on other things this is the place for you. Easy to locate on the north west loop. Close to amenities. I will absolutely stay here again.

I liked the staff who were very friendly

Room Tip: I was on the bottom floor and did not hear any noise. I did not use the swimming pool and dont know...
See more room tips
  • Stayed May 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

11 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    4
    6
    1
    0
    0
See reviews for
5
1
1
1
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (3)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Seminole, Florida
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2013

OK, so this is no Hilton, Hyatt or Marriott. This hotel does, however, rate as good or better than many of the moderate chain hotels at a more gentle price. This hotel is clean and the furnishings appear to be brand new. The faucets shine and look like they've never been used at all. The tub, toilet and sink are immaculate. There are dispensers in the tub/shower for shampoo and liquid soap, each of them full. The hand towels and wash cloths are folded decoratively into a fan -- all of them! The bed in the room I was provided is extra firm; the pillows are small but there are plenty of them provided. There are several servings of coffee provided with the coffee maker in the room. The free internet service is lightning fast.

This property does not rate five full stars due to the following:
1. No carpeting (hardwood floors do have a certain appeal though)
2. Linens (both bed and bath) are mismatched and have a few holes.
3. The way the beds are made is very awkward... They are short-sheeted (remember camp as a kid?) toward the foot of the bed. This results in the bedspread having to be completely removed from the bed to pull the sheet and blanket up.

The lack of some sort of breakfast availability is a downer, but can't be expected at such a diminutive pricetag. This is a quality hotel and a bargain price; you get far more than what you pay for. I felt like I opened a present when I stumbled upon this property.

Room Tip: There is no elevator so request a ground floor room when you reserve if that is your preference or a...
See more room tips
  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 5
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Been to 12 Oaks Motor Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about 12 Oaks Motor Hotel

Address: 3100 W Northwest Loop 323, Tyler, TX 75702
Location: United States > Texas > Tyler
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 32 hotels in Tyler
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — 12 Oaks Motor Hotel 1.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Travelocity, Tingo, Otel and Venere so you can book your 12 Oaks Motor Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage 12 Oaks Motor Hotel, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.