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Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Where should I start? This hotel usually books at $69 a night. For graduation week they charged over $200 a night. My 2 night stay was $560. OMG!!! Flithy, wouldn't take a shower there if they paid me! Dark inside because they don't want you to know what it really looks like. Noisy people with lots of cussing, I think... More 

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htlboss, Front Office Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

We deeply apologize for your unpleasant experience while staying at University Inn. Unfortunately graduation weekend is a very busy time for us as well as a cause for celebration among other guests. Please rest assure that we are doing our very best in maintaining a friendly and clean environment. More 

Santa Clara, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

The room was filthy. The TV didn't work. I was leery of sleeping in the bed so I sprayed it with Lysol. The bathroom floor was dirty. The amenities were laughable. The micro pillows looked ridiculous on the king bed. I wouldn't stay here again even if it meant that I would have to sleep in my car.

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htlboss, Front Office Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

We deeply apologize for your unpleasant experience while staying at University Inn. Rest assure our rooms are cleaned daily by our housekeeping department and we are working hard to remodel and freshen up our rooms for future guest to ensure a positive experience. Again we apologize your experience while staying at the University Inn. More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

I don't know how I missed the terrible reviews that came before me, but somehow I found myself in room 223 of this motel. The room had a weird unlatched door (in that it had no locking mechanism) that opened onto a utility closet that opened to the outside through an unlocked door. The room smelled of stale pot smoke.... More 

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htlboss, Front Office Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

We deeply apologize for your unpleasant experience while staying at University Inn. Our management team is very responsive to guest issues and complaints and we could have resolved the issue in a timely manner. We ask that you give us another chance if you are ever in Chico again. More 

Lemoore, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Dirty room. Stay away. Stinky. It was dark and late when I checked it. Didn't realize what I had done until morning. Great place for deer hunters, coal miners, well drillers and camel hearders. Not for you.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

I booked this hotel somewhat last minute to go up to Chico for a friend's birthday. The room was clean, the hotel is easy to find and easily accessible, and it's the perfect location in downtown for walking to and from.

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Ukiah, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

There was a group of people hanging out in the parking lot, smoking and drinking right outside my window until 2 in the morning. The room was filthy, with nasty carpets, graffiti on the walls in the room; the furniture was damaged (chair was super gross); toilet was not properly attached to the floor so it rocked when you sat... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

The health department should consider shutting this place down. First, there was no smoke detector in the room. This is a violation of state law. The room smelled terrible from cigarette smoke and we had to immediately wash our clothes upon returning home. There were bugs in the bathroom. The vent in the bathroom had wads of toilet paper stuck... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

I wish that the University Inn was better for those folks who have kids attending Chico State but it was really bad. It is very dirty and the rooms smelled like smoke. I'm not sure what room is on the front of the website, but the rooms we saw were nothing like that they were both the same, filthy!

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015 via mobile

Super friendly! They let me check in extra early. I have a fridge, micro, tv, clock, new carpet, 2 double beds, 6 great pillows, and it is right downtown! I have stayed at many fancy hotels. This is not a fancy hotel, this is Chico! And for the price and location... It's good! I would stay again! Also they have... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Worst hotel I think I've ever experienced. Took a shower, went to dinner and returned to the feel of a shanty town. Packed my bag and our group left instead of staying there. Asked for a refund and one was not granted. Disgusting.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The University Inn Chico hotel is centrally located in Downtown Chico, California. We deliver clean, comfortable accommodations, quality amenities, a pleasant staff, affordable prices and classic, West Coast hospitality to each guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about University Inn

Address: 630 Main St, Chico, CA 95928-5616 (Formerly Vagabond Inn Chico)
Location: United States > California > Chico
Price Range: $71 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — University Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 43
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