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“Place to Lay Your Head” 3 of 5 stars
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Knights Inn Galax
1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   312 W. Stuart Street, I-77 and Highway 58 - West, Galax, VA 24333   |  
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Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Galax
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39 reviews from our community

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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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English first
Pasadena, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

I spent a week at the Knights Inn in Galax, VA. The room was clean. The bed was comfortable. And the water pressure was strong. Quiet place. The staff were very kind and friendly. The price was appropriate for what was offered. I would recommend the place to a visitor to the Galax area. I am planning on staying there again next year, when I return to VA.

  • Stayed March 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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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

the ones where the unsuspecting couple or family or group gets trapped in a small town motel off the beaten path? Well , if you ever wanted to see what that's like in person, just come here. The grounds are run down and smell of mildew. The bathroom facilities are frightening. And in the morning? The continental breakfast was a box of mini powdered doughnuts.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 1 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Norfolk, VA
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132 reviews 132 reviews
57 hotel reviews
Reviews in 76 cities Reviews in 76 cities
157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

This Knights Inn is an old Mom-n-Pop motel a few blocks west of downtown. It has two buildings built into a hillside. The lower level building in front seemed to be where overnight travelers are assigned, while the upper level building in back seemed to cater to longer term stays.

All parts of the grounds and rooms were clean and well maintained. The rooms were large. The furniture was comfortable. The only item in my room that wasn’t functioning properly was the bathroom sink faucet. The “sweet spot” to shut off the water wasn’t at the bottom of the handle, and it took some finessing to find the right spot to shut off the flow. Everything else worked fine. The wifi was consistent throughout my stay.

Check in and out was handled quickly and correctly by friendly staff members. Breakfast was a very basic collection of cereals and pastries, but it was fresh and adequate to start the day. The staff was knowledgeable about businesses in town, offering some good recommendations about restaurants and the locations of stores.

Overall, I enjoyed my visit and will return here if I’m ever in this part of the world again.

  • Stayed July 2013, traveled solo
    • 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
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Hyattsville, Maryland
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Our room was very old and dirty. The carpets look like they have never been cleaned. The only fair thing about the room was the size. The staff are very nice and accommodating but that does not make up for the room condition.

Room Tip: Do not stay here
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  • Stayed January 2014, traveled with family
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Galax, Virginia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Great place to stay. Very inviting. Friendly service and comfortable accommodations. A perk that I found very comforting was the availability to have your pet along with you. Good rates and quality rooms.

Room Tip: Good choices. Smoking or non smoking. And also pet friendly.
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  • Stayed September 2013, traveled solo
    • 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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Thomasville, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

I don't know where all of the good reviews are coming from for this hotel, but they must have been paid to say these things! This hotel is not only dated but NASTY! I don't mind the dated part, but the NASTY is unacceptable! First of all, I booked the room on pr-line, and when I got there I had to pay an additional $10 a night for a room with a Queen bed After going inside I realized that I should have stayed away! There was mold or mildew around the bathroom door casing, on the tub and shower, and above the shower the paint had peeled and mold showing there also!
Sine we booked for 2 nights, and was told by the hotel clerk that it was non-refundable, we stayed both nights. After the first night, we came back to our hotel, and the room looked like it was "somewhat" cleaned, but the sheets on the bed had not changed!

We have stayed in Galax before at another 1 star hotel Rodeway Inn, and our next trip back will not be here, but at the Rodeway Inn. I can't believe that anyone could offer this hotel in this condition! STAY AWAY!!!!!

Room Tip: Go to another hotel! My wife did not want me to take photos, but if you don't believe me, go s...
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  • Stayed December 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Knights Inn Galax

Address: 312 W. Stuart Street, I-77 and Highway 58 - West, Galax, VA 24333
Location: United States > Virginia > Galax
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Galax
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Knights Inn Galax 1.5*
Number of rooms: 49
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Also Known As:
Galax Knights Inn

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