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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

This motel is family owned and operated. They have water bottles for .50 cents in office. We traveled with two younger girls and they seemed to enjoy the lack of traffic in the lot where they played. The pool was warm and cozy and so inviting my friend hasn't swam in 6 years and she jumped in. Definitely a comfy... More 

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San Jose, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

First let me say that I am rating Shasta Dam Motel as a "5" in comparison to other motels of it's same type--old motor court type motels from the 1940 & 50's. As you exit off Interstate 5 to get to this motel, you come to an intersection with a recently built modern McDonald's and Rite Aid. But as you... More 

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

A gem in the woods. This was a great find on a busy weekend at Lake Shasta. Price is reasonable. Clean relaxed atmosphere. A well maintained swimming pool and lots of other niceties like barbecue and shaded sitting area. Plenty of parking and very flexible with parking boat and trailer. Will stay again for sure. Note not lake access need... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

Refused to show me a room, wanted to charge me an extra $20 for my service dog, even after I showed her his paperwork! I very kindly advised her that it was against the law to charge for a service dog, she then said, "that she would not rent us a room" I will be turning them in to the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

You get what you pay for here. It is clean with easy on and off the interstate. Lots of dining nearby with a Rite Aid also. Small rooms, very small bathrooms but if all you are looking for is a clean bed and shower this is the place. You get some interstate noise but the air conditioner fan drowned it... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

Stayed here on way back from Bend Chistmas. We grabbed two rooms late. The rooms were clean, large and the had no,issues with or two large Newfies. The manager heated up the rooms prior to,our arrival everything worked was clean and we had a great Prime Rib, dirt cheap down the road. Nice property for dogs and good freeway access.... More 

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Antelope, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

We are seniors. My wife reserved this filth trap through BOOKING.COM., who advertised it as a nice place with a 6.8/10 rating. We checked in, opened the room door and found it sick dark smelly and filthy. The word is creepy. I demanded my money back on the spot from the foreigner owner from the middle east. He yelled at... More 

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San Mateo, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

"Oh no, is this the motel I choose ? Why did I do that?" were thoughts coming on my mind when we entered the parking lot. More odd feelings when reached the reception desk as it was dark... But later on things changed drastically... I had a two queen bed room and I feel Pros: - Large room - Large... More 

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Astoria, Oregon
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 via mobile

Really!..this place should have been torn down in the 80's..Talk to Max he was suppose to have the manager call me back on my phone for either my Military rate or AARP and he never did after waiting 1 hour..decided to drive there. While checking in he had a bad attitude and was fighting and screaming in the hallway with... More 

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Shasta Lake, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This motel is very run down and right by the highway. The staff were not very helpful. We visited the dam earlier in the afternoon but we're told we could not cancel so decided not to move on and lose 60 bucks. It is a cheap lace too stay but not a place I'd recommend !!!!

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boater's Haven - Shasta Lake, the largest lake in CA, is only five Min. From your room. The Shasta Dam Motel is conveniently located near Shata Dam, Shasta Caverns and the many attractions of Redding Like Turtle Bay. Comfortable Surroundins and our exceptionally clean, non smoking rooms are the perfect way to relax and enjoy your stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shasta Dam Motel

Address: 1529 Cascade Blvd, Shasta Lake, CA 96019-9701
Location: United States > California > Shasta Lake
Price Range: $58 - $71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Shasta Dam Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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