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Tucson AZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The only option for miles around, it's expensive for what you get, but it's better than sleeping in the car, and actually better than it has to be. The building has good bones and it's clean, quiet and safe, no weird smells. The couple running the front desk told us it had just been sold to the Alien Jerky guy...

2Thank ArizonaSweetpea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This evening I stopped at the Wills Fargo Motel for a room. It appeared as if I was the only guest, and the hotel rooms had little outside lighting. A room, with only coffee available in the morning, was $80. The dog fee was $50. I thought that was far to much, both for what the $80 gave the guest,...

2Thank Robert R
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed October 16, 2016

After driving for hours with nothing for miles we were so glad to see this motel.Very basic but fresh & clean with lovely comfortable bed.Good wifi & a selection of places to eat all around a small area.Reasonably priced & it even has a pool.

1Thank 18Marion
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

On our way home to San Diego from Utah. No places available in Las Vegas probably because of Labor Day weekend so stopped at Baker and a room was available. It was average, clean but needed maintenance such as replacement of worn fixtures.

1Thank levartmore
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed July 20, 2016

We were aiming for Barstow, but traffic was horrible- 2.5 hrs to travel 40 miles- it was late and at this rate we wouldn't reach Barstow until 2 in the morning (that's what happens when you leave LV late on a sunday night- don't do it, just don't do it.) So, desparately hoping we would find a hotel in Baker...

2Thank Kbecjeans
Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

First not much choice of motels in baker. Looks like their all out of business except here. First motel run by a nice couple.motel is old and needs some refreshing. Rooms are clean without much decor. This is a fair budget motel in the middle of many restaurants

2Thank dennis n
Irvine, California
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Literally the worst motel I have ever seen. I've been all over the world and this was by far the grossest and worst. We stayed in room #3. Dirty, cheap, broken, a sad sad place to try and sleep. We even thought about driving somewhere and sleeping in our car instead but we didn't know how safe the area was....

5Thank X1730SVmarko
San Francisco, California
Reviewed April 6, 2016

Stayed a week with family (four of us) in Room 29. Room was simple, but clean and quite adequate as home base for our desert exploration trip. Coffee and danish available every morning. Internet service was a bit spotty though usable, but okay by me as we were there to disconnect anyways. One note would be that their is not...

2Thank ksp455
Skane County, Sweden
Reviewed April 1, 2016

The only place to stay in the neighborhood! But, a nice trip back to 1955 ! Standard ok......atmosphere 5 ! Service was great......WIFI, worked....if you sat outside the hut whrere the owners lived. Breakfast....... ok, if u like a danish and a bad coffe.

1Thank Lasse B
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed March 21, 2016

I am prompted to write this review as a response to another review which I believe was incorrect and unfair. We reserved by phone after being unable to find anyplace available following a very long day trip to Death Valley. The room was clean, the towels were clean and fresh, the king size bed was comfortable, the sheets were clean,...

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Additional Information about Wills Fargo Motel

Address: 72252 Baker Blvd, Box 130, Baker, CA 92309
Location: United States > California > Baker
Price Range: $50 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 35
Also Known As:
Wills Fargo Hotel Baker
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“If you want fridge and microwave be sure to ask, not all rooms have them.”
 of 5 bubbles Kbecjeans, Jul 20, 2016 | Read review
“We were close to road though with windows closed didn't notice traffic”
 of 5 bubbles ksp455, Apr 6, 2016 | Read review
“WIFE...but not in the rooms..”
 of 5 bubbles LasseB4, Apr 1, 2016 | Read review
“We staying in Room 24. Next to the linen room. No noise issues even though the motel seemed 1/2 full on a Monday night.”
 of 5 bubbles kathryn76, Oct 3, 2015 | Read review
“Choose room #2 in order to get wi-fi without having to take your laptop to use in the office.”
 of 5 bubbles 338MarilynG, Aug 3, 2015 | Read review
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