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Mauna Loa Motel

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Arizona, United States
Reviewed February 3, 2016

I stayed here for a horse show where I just needed a clean, quiet, simple, affordable place to stay for a longer extended stay. Mauna Loa Motel exceeded my expectations! Upon check-in, they mentioned that they had noted my online request for a quiet room, and they offered to show me two different rooms so that I could choose which...

1Thank Momo2828
Clayton, Ca
Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

Old but clean. Outside and check in office give very negative impression, but room was large, clean, had micro and sizable frig, decent tv. Downside, no blankets on beds, just sheets and comforter, heater worked well but wouldn't shut off until too hot in room, some very small ants around sink in bathroom. Overall not too bad, worth the price...

Thank Frank W
Orange County
Reviewed March 15, 2015

We booked this last November as we could not find any rooms or even an airbnb flat for the 2015 Indian Well tennis tournament, the weekend being a Christmas present to our great grandson who is an avid 8-year old tennis player and fan. (The gentleman in 2014 is not a jerk, by the way but kind.) The bed was...

Thank rpmcestmoi
Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

We arrived ar 11 pm after driving for 12 hrs.. And still having 4 hrs to go on our trip.. Had to call into Hiteks.com to book it... I guess for s two star motel, it was what we should have expected. It is 10 min off the highway , but fairly easy to find. The night clerk ( who...

3Thank Mmatthews67
Redmond, Oregon
Reviewed January 22, 2015

We stayed here for three days and nights. When you first pull in you think ...... Oooooh, old motel. It is BUT it is a C-L-E-A-N- old motel. The owner keeps the grounds nice too. We saw the pool being cleaned but the owner apologized that he couldn't keep the hot tub hot. Checked out more than one room. We...

Thank longball44
Jersey Shore
Reviewed January 4, 2015

Being that there are only two other reviews on this site and no room photos, I was extremely concerned this place may not be good. However, I was very pleasantly surprised that it was actually very nice for the price we paid. When booking, I was only looking to suit my 4 basic needs; Safety, cleanliness, good nights rest, and...

2Thank lodee73
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed December 29, 2014

Quiet and you get what you pay for. Basic no frills, but clean. The bed was really hard and the pillows flat. The shower pressure wasn't so great. But if you are just looking for a place to crash this is it! The management is really friendly and we felt safe there.

Thank gooooogirl
Reviewed March 11, 2012

Stopped by en route to the big tennis tournament and pulled in here, Kelly, the manager, was very friendly and accommodating. She offered to assist me with my laundry for a low cost. The room was huge and more modern looking inside than I would have thought given the age of the building. there was hot water galore for the...

9Thank R W
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Mauna Loa Motel

Address: 80880 US Highway 111, Indio, CA 92201-6525
Location: United States > California > California Desert > Indio
Price Range: $60 - $392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Mauna Loa Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“I requested a quiet room, and was very pleased with my room which was on the end furthest away from the road.”
 of 5 bubbles Momo2828, Feb 3, 2016 | Read review
“Look at a few different rooms. Try to get away from the highway.”
  • Kitchenette
  • Double beds
  • Walkway
 of 5 bubbles longball44, Jan 22, 2015 | Read review
“Double Room with two beds is Large!”
  • closet and rollaway in two double room
  • bathroom in double bed room
  • tub shower combo
 of 5 bubbles lodee73, Jan 4, 2015 | Read review
“Nice people. Have no expectations.”
 of 5 bubbles gooooogirl, Dec 29, 2014 | Read review
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