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Pueblo, Colorado
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The room stinks of chemicals! The towels are threadbare and I'm not sure the sheets are clean. It's getting cold (Mid-September in the mountains) and is forecasted to get down to 36 degrees Fahrenheit and we had the audacity to ask for heat, the owner YELLED at my husband. The jacuzzi doesn't work...we won't stay here again.

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

They advertise wi-fi, we really needed it for business that night, but could never get on their server. Jacuzi room - not open. Dirty, nasty rooms! Rippled carpet complete with several BIG lumps under it that were so BIG I about twisted my ankle and fell! Only ONE electrical outlet in the room that was in the bathroom with the... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Front door didn't lock, WiFi didn't connect, towels were old and shaggy, owner was grumpy and mildly rude, the one electrical outlet that worked was greatly overloaded and the room was overpriced. However, it was clean. Spend 20.00 more and stay at the name brand motel across the street.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

This was our last stop in Colorado before boarding a plane in Denver, bound to Europe. The owner, behind the desk, was very friendly. He gave us very helpful informations about what to visit between Salida and Denver. The motel was good looking with large rooms nicely decorated. There was a jacuzzi but no breakfast. The owner gave us the... More 

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Aspen, Colorado
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

Wow where to start,, the other reviews are what is classic and completely right on. The ACI is a real nut house. I didn't read any of the reviews before I stayed there and after I have to agree, from the wacky owner to smells , lack of decent equipment (wifi, TV, etc) I have to say Pass if you... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Yes, the American Classic is a little run down, and not the place to stay for your big anniversary trip. But the showers blast hot water like in the old days, a hundred gallons a second. The "Snack Room" (which doesn't have any snacks) has a Jehovah's Witness tract next to a couple of Victoria's Secret catalogs. Everything is very... More 

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Meriden
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Owner and wife do not love this business or even like it. In conversation, he referred to me as lady, although he spoke my name at the beginning of the conversation. He had my ear about how much taxes went up, etc. No money has been invested in this motel in a long time. Rug in room is rippled, fixtures... More 

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Columbus, North Dakota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

we stayed there for a couple of days the place smelled horrible the bed spread was soiled just a dirty place.hair in shower he turned off our ac while we left i feel if i paid i should have ac on in room it was very hot out we came back to a hot room that smelled on top of... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This place is fine for the price. The sign says it all "Affordable accommodation". The owners have been here 18 years and will probably move on soon. Maintenance therefore seems to be strictly on a needs basis. But the carpet does not smell, the room was clean, the bed was comfortable and the property layout means most rooms are well... More 

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Canon city
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We stayed in this hotel recently and it was extremely unclean.Very outdated the room only had it a double size bed and a single size bed,It had no alarm clocks, no frigerator no microwave. It said that offered wifi but it had no indication of what the wifi password was...And I wasn't about to ask the manager who barely speaks... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about American Classic Inn

Address: 7545 W US Highway 50, Salida, CO 81201-9343 (Formerly Ranch House Lodge)
Location: United States > Colorado > Salida
Price Range: $78 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — American Classic Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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