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Northgate Motel

06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Bonney Lake, Washington
Reviewed November 18, 2014

I can't understand in some of the reviews I've read people have been saying its quiet and you can get sleep here. Well when I was there it wasn't that way. There was Mexicans partying all through the night listening to loud mexican music, doing burn-outs in the parking lot and employees here ignore it. I got so weary of...

3Thank 820alex
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed November 11, 2014

There was aparently construction to my dismay when we arrived. The headboards had about an inch of dust on them. The towels were mismatched and dirty an d stained and no wash clothes were available. The covers had cigarrette burns and stains and black hairs on them. What a crap hole. Get your place together if you ever want business.

4Thank googoobunny
Cleveland, OH
Reviewed December 20, 2008

The motel is in what seemed to be a sketchy part of El Cajon, and I had booked it mainly due to price and the fact that it advertised free Wi-Fi. On entering the room, it smelled of smoke even though I had booked a non-smoking room. When I turned on my laptop and tried to get a wireless signal,...

3Thank Phasemaster
Reviewed October 4, 2008

We are weekly, out of town construction people. Upon checking in we asked for a rate similar to where we had been staying. The clerk could only quote a price that was to high for our budget but was willing to call the owner who negotiated a price that fit us. The rooms are recently remodeled and with above standard...

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Fredericksburg VA
Reviewed November 2, 2007

The Northgate is conveniently located off Interstate 8. The room I stayed in was clean and comfortabe, but spartan, providing a well deserved sleep for a weary traveller. No large chain ameneties here, but certainly not sleazy. Given the same circumstances, I'd stay there again.

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Moscow, Russia
Reviewed April 10, 2014
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Florianopolis, SC
Reviewed August 24, 2013
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Northgate Motel

Address: 461 N Magnolia Ave, El Cajon, CA 92020-3606
Location: United States > California > El Cajon
Price Range: $64 - $206 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Northgate Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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