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Trzic, Slovenia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose Merced as our starting point for Yosemite. We drove there from Sequoia NP and after a long drive we were accepted by attentive receptionist, who gave us all the information about the motel, we could even get pool towels. Our room was at the pool looking across the pool. I did not use the pool though as we... More 

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Jacky P, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn- Merced, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review of our property, your comments are very much valued. We really appreciate your comments we are very happy all our accommodation fill out your expectations. More 

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3 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When it comes to travelling, I'll sacrifice comfort for accessibility and for cost. This hotel was great for both. Is it a 5 star hotel? Far, far from it. But for 85$ a night and only 80 miles from Yosemite Valley, it most certainly met our needs. We traveled in June and had an amazing time hiking in the valley!... More 

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Jacky P, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn- Merced, responded to this review

I would like to personally thank you for taking the time to write your comments, and to give us this positive review. We want you to know that we value your business, and we will look forward to the next opportunity to be of service. Best Regards, More 

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64 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

We were stopping here on our drive from Tahoe to the big sur. The town is quite small but near the hotel are several restaurants and other motels plus a general store and laundrette. The hotel room was huge. We arrived in our room and the air con didn't work. We went to reception and were given a new room.... More 

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North Lewisburg, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed August 29, 2016

We stayed here for a week while exploring central California and the Bay area. Our room was pretty clean, although I did see a cockroach. The TV was outdated and the furniture was very worn out. Our room had neither a desk nor a table. The parking lot was dimly lit and I did not see any security. The hotel... More 

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Pinole, CA
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Reviewed August 28, 2016

It was the price - more than $100 less than other major motels. But there are drawbacks: skimpy towels, dim lighting, some aging carpeting. The bed was very comfortable, and the office staff friendly and able. We were there for a very short time, but the hotel filled our needs.

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Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

im pretty sure im going to have to throw all our luggage away. my son is covered head to toe in bug bites and i found what looked like a bed bug on my shirt. there was mouse droppings in the tub that i rinsed out and then there were more in tub the next morning since we stayed 2... More 

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Reviewed August 25, 2016

First the staff was nice I can not blame them for the condition of the hotel. Bed and interior of the room was beat. Smelled like someone smoked in the room. Shady looking guy was riding a bike right in front of the room doors at night that looked like a strait up meth head makes the place seem a... More 

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Thank James W
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Reviewed August 18, 2016

Dirty Hotel, dirty sheets Air condition did not work and not one could fix it. Bad service Breakfast is very poor Hotel near the highway - there is always noise of cars driving Not worth the money (no matter what it cost)

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Santa Rosa, California
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Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

My 4 star rating is based on my specific needs and expectations. These are, an inexpensive place to sleep on ou way to Yosemite. Hotels near the park entrance are in the $200 plus range. This hotel is just over $40!!! Our intent is literally to spend 8 hours here. Safe, clean, reasonable. It meets all. Notes, - The room... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed August 12, 2016

We stopped for the night at this hotel, being the only available hotel on a summer weekend. We were assigned to a smoking room as there were no other rooms available. The first thing we noticed was that the room was very dirty. The carpets were stained, the bathroom floor and tub discolored, and even the bed sheets had stains... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
America's Best Value Inn, is the "Gateway to Yosemite". Americas Best Value Inn is convenient to many local attractions, including Merced Speedway, the Applegate Park Zoo, the Castle Air Museum and Playhouse Merced. We are only a few minutes from the University of California Merced and the Merced Municipal Airport. Merced is about two hours from Yosemite National Park, Monterey Bay, the Pacific Ocean and several fabulous beaches. The nearby Merced Mall will satisfy all shopping needs. Several restaurants and cocktail lounges can be found in the surrounding area. A free breakfast with hot waffles, blueberry bagels, four kinds of cereal, and fresh fruit is served every morning. Guests are invited to swim in the outdoor pool and relax. Business travelers staying with us will be pleased with the free wireless high-speed internet access and access to copy and fax services. All spacious guest rooms come with coffee makers, hair dryers, irons, ironing boards and cable television. Select rooms also feature added amenities like large desks, microwaves, refrigerators and whirlpool tubs. The next time you find yourself in the Merced area, come stay with us and experience our fantastic value and superior service. Our team of professionals will show you why this is the perfect place to call home during your travels. Enjoy the Journey. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn- Merced

Address: 1213 V St, Merced, CA 95341-5630 (Formerly Quality Inn)
Location: United States > California > Merced
Price Range: $43 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn- Merced 2*
Number of rooms: 92
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Quality Inn Merced
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“Don't eat breakfast at the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles U1985CCbenr, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for a room close to the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles 245jessee, Aug 29, 2016 | Read review
“Go for a room away from the highway. Very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles JacMcFar, Aug 28, 2016 | Read review
“choose a room at a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles D4032YSjamesw, Aug 25, 2016 | Read review
“stay away from the smoking rooms”
 of 5 bubbles NaumzN, Aug 12, 2016 | Read review
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