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Mountain View, California
1 review
Reviewed May 31, 2015

If I could give this less stars, I would. The owner is highly unpleasant and unprofessional. I cannot imagine a worse person to deal with. He's rude, snappy, and until I brought my boyfriend inside he refused to work with me. Rooms cost way too much for what you get. The parking lot is hard to get into. The price... More 

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Sacramento, California
1 review
Reviewed January 19, 2015

My Dad was life-flighted into Mountain View unexpectedly. I booked a room at another hotel for the only two nights available and when I had to check out, the Budget Motel ( a place I'd usually avoid based on the name alone) had the only room available. When I arrived, I was pleasantly surprised by a well-maintained retro-motel with flowers... More 

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Reviewed July 17, 2014

Have stayed here 3 times, first when we found it, then my husband stayed for 2 weeks while I was having surgery at Stanford Hospital (which is a straight shot 10 minutes up the road), and again when we went up for a post-op visit to the clinic a couple of months later. It was clearly one of the original... More 

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Milpitas, California
1 review
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Reviewed March 28, 2014

Id like to thank the people from Budget motel for the making my stay great nice place nice location great food around the area. I would recomend it to anyone who is looking for a quite place to stay for a weekend eazy access to all the hot spots in the Mountian View Palo Alto area. Give them a try.

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Sula, Montana
1 review
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Reviewed July 10, 2013

The folks that manage this Motel are great. They go out of their way to make you feel at home. The place is always clean and very neatly keep. I have stayed here several times over the last few years because it has been keep up so well. It is an older Motel, but the rooms look new. I travel... More 

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Berkeley, California
2 reviews
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Reviewed May 21, 2013

The purpose of this review is to help newly costumers to make their decision before spending their business trip or holidays. I have stayed more than 20 nights at this hotel. As it sign says the price value is very good compare to other surrounding hotels. Very discrete location, everything is nearby : Castro (mountain view downtown) is about 200... More 

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1 Thank Chuck263
San Juan Capistrano, California
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Reviewed November 19, 2012

Not only is it perfectly located on El Camino near a Peet's Coffee, the Budget Motel is a an immaculate, inexpensive, perfectly adequate place to stay while in the Bay Area. Bob is friendly, kind and accommodating, a sweet guy that truly cares for his sweet motel and his guests. It's a step back in time, 1940's style motel, Spanish... More 

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1 Thank Sydney S
Sacramento, California
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Reviewed September 13, 2012

A spontaneous trip to Mountain View CA left me looking for an inexpensive place to avoid a long drive home. I tried a chain motel but found it 'pricey' for the 8 - 10 hours of a visit. I stopped next door and saved nearly a third the cash and was pleasantly surprised by the beautifully kept courtyard and the... More 

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2 Thank oleoiam
Roseville, California
1 review
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Reviewed November 17, 2011

I travel to Mountain View 2-3 days a week and "always" stay at Budget Motel. Bob and Bella are the kindest! I can always count on them to have a super clean and quite room! This is the best place and if you come and stay you'll get hooked as I did! They truly go the extra mile in making... More 

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2 Thank AJ D
1 review
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Reviewed November 7, 2011

I have tried almost all of the hotels on El Camino since I spend three nights a week here in hotels. This is the place I stay exclusively now. Best rates in town, very friendly staff, clean rooms, ample space, fast and free Internet, ample parking, and other guests are also professionals so don't have any loitering, noise, or safety... More 

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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Budget Motel

Address: 1028 El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94035
Location: United States > California > Mountain View
Price Range: $159 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Try the motel 6 instead. This is the worst hotel I can imagine.”
 of 5 bubbles averyh740, May 31, 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are ground level. A few have 2 queen beds, others a single king or queen.”
 of 5 bubbles 180starrs, Jul 17, 2014 | Read review
“all rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles ronalde921, Mar 28, 2014 | Read review
“If you are a working man or women out on the road you can count on feeling at home here.”
 of 5 bubbles 990larryb, Jul 10, 2013 | Read review
“They're all good!”
 of 5 bubbles AJD379, Nov 17, 2011 | Read review
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