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Mundelein, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

We were disappointed to walk into our room labeled "non-smoking" and be overpowered by cigarette smoke. There was even an ashtray in the room. We asked to be moved, but the hotel was full. I had just stayed there a few weeks previous and considered my room then, very clean and comfortable. Amazing how that stench can spoil the experience.

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Huntsville, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

There's nothing really terrific or terrible about this Super 8. The room was clean and everything functioned but it was sort of blah. The shower worked ok although the water temperature varied from ice cold to scalding with no happy medium temperature. The only chair in this room was basically an office chair that was uncomfortable. I rate it average,... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

The motel is clean but old. The beds were quite comfortable. The AC unit is loud beyond belief. The breakfast is very poor. Muffins and cinnamon rolls in plastic, similar to Hostess. We paid $65.00 including tax, and it isn't worth more than that. Motels in Ames, Iowa are very overpriced.

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Bellevue
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016

They are painting and updating the rooms and hall ways. My room looked great. Help was very nice and customer friendly.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

This motel has easy access to the interstate. Our room had one queen sized bed (comfortable), microwave, fridge and tv. The room was adequate and clean. Any renos did not seem to be very recent. AC/Heating unit was very loud. Bathroom sink plug had no lever to raise or lower it. Towels were adequate but a limited supply. Breakfast was... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Super 8 Ames

Address: 1418 S Dayton Pl, Ames, IA 50010-6436
Location: United States > Iowa > Ames
Price Range: $60 - $139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Super 8 Ames 2*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Super Eight Ames
Ames Super 8
Ames Super Eight
Super 8 Ames Iowa
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