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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

Before checking onto the motel I read some really poor reviews but I was in a pinch and decided to go for it anyways. When walking into the lobby I was greeted by a very friendly lady who made me laugh. She was so sweet. I checked in with a dog and to my surprise there was NO extra charge... More 

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Central Valley CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

We stay here quite often and have never had a bad experience. The new manager is making a lot of changes to the place. They have been remodeling rooms and planting new shrubs and flowers. The staff is very friendly, they make you feel welcomed and right at home. The rooms are clean, beds are pretty comfortable and very quiet... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

I stopped here on my way to Oregon with my daughter, age 9. We were so tired from driving, we didn't read any reviews and just wanted to sleep. I started to smell a musty smell, and regretted getting a room here right away. The carpets are so dangerous, think bumps and carpets that need to be stretched out. Old,... More 

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Mountain View, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

We were going on a road trip to Portland, Oregon.We had made bookings to stay at the Marriott Residence Inn for 3 days in Vancouver Washington.We wanted to split the drive, so thought we can drive to Redding from Bay area and stay overnight and then drive to Portland the next day. So, my husband booked this hotel for an... More 

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Reno
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Bad: We originally had booked two nights and called a week prior to change the stay to only one night. Upon arrival there was no reservation. Their employee forgot to change it so they no showed us. The manager upgraded us to the 'bridal suite' due to the error. However, this process of investigating what happened took a good 30... More 

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Gasquet, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

i mdon"t know where Gary G. stayed, but it sure doesn't sound like the room 112 we had. My 6 year old grandson 's first remark when he came in the room was " This place smells." Yes, the room opened into the pool area, which was locked off all the way around. The pool hadn't been cleaned in ages,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

Hallway is scary and stinky! Room also smelled horrible. We went to Wal*Mart and bought febreeze and a candle! Air conditioner is weak. Bathroom smells like fish! Needs remodeled and deodorized. Bottom of the bathtub is powdery and gross!! Good location. The sheets and towels are fresh and clean!

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Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2012

I stayed in the Budgetel River Inn Motel for a week in May (2012). The room was great and specious. Everything was clean! The bed was grand, many hotel beds can be a nightmare! The staff members were friendly and inviting and most helpful indeed - there's a great cameraderie between guests and staff. Its location is also great as... More 

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

Right off of freeway, Room 112 was relatively quiet, access to pool, plenty of hot water, everything worked: refrigerator, microwave, cable tv. Fine restaurant next door and terrific breakfast down the street. Walk to rodeo and Sundial bridge, Botanical garden, Sacramento river trail. Signs of construction here and there, but plan to stay there again next year.

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Wasilla, Alaska
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2012

This hotel was gross! There were ants in my rooms, the lock on the patio door in my room didn't work, the pool which we were told would be useable had ducks living in it and duck feces floating in it. There was a bum laying under the stairs sleeping, fighting from other guests all night long and someone threw... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Internet
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located in Redding, Shasta County, offering convenience and accessibility at affordable prices. The River Inn, formerly an Americas Best Inn,is rebranded as a franchsie know as "Budgetel River Inn" we can accommodate overnight guest, long term travelers, families and guests with pets. Our rooms are fully furnished with modern amenities,spacious and with private patios. The Inn has a huge outdoor seasonal pool and a Jacuzzi. We provide wifi, continental breakfast and ample free parking. Located in quiet and peaceful surroundings away from the Interstate noise and traffic but with easy access to I-5. Perfect place to get some R&R. We offer a rooms overlooking a private lake with open waterway leading to the Sacramento River where you can enjoy some of the best fly fishing, kayaking, boating and other water sports. The Inn is within walking distance to the famous Sundial Bridge, Turtle Bay, Convention Ctr (Bethel Church), Medical Center and Shast Mall. Casinos, restaurants, golf are a short drive. Nearby scenic areas include Whiskeytown Lake, Mt. Shasta, Lake and Dam, Burney Falls, Lassen Volcanic Park and the Trinty Mounatains, all of which offer some of California's most dramatic natural wonders. On site restaurant Tortuga Bay & Grill is now OPEN for breakfast,lunch and dinner as well as banquets. Ask the Chef and for a small fee they may cook or grill your "catch of the day". We certainly won't leave the lights on for you but promise they will work when you check in and turn them on. Look forward to seeing you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Budgetel River Inn Redding Hotel

Address: 1835 Park Marina Dr, Redding, CA 96001-0914 (Formerly River Inn - Redding)
Location: United States > California > Redding
Price Range: $40 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Budgetel River Inn Redding Hotel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 79
Also Known As:
Best Inn Redding
Redding Best Inn
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