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Highspire, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only stayed here for one night on my way from Pennsylvania to Los Angeles. Check in was very quick and easy. Was my first night of travel so I was exhausted. It had a micro fridge and microwave which I was happy to have the micro fridge to put my travel beverages in to keep cold. Bed was very comfortable.... More 

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Dear Sir. Thank you for staying at our Americas Best Value Inn of Effingham.We are happy to hear that you were pleased with your stay, and thank you for giving us an opportunity to show you our hospitality.We look forward to seeing you again. Thank you Kanaiyalal Shah 2173424667 More 

Iowa
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

The nicer place next door was quite a bit more expensive. The outside of this one looked a bit run-down because the air conditioners were pretty beat up looking (our worked great). I looked at the room before checking in, and it also was ok with wife and kids after we got into the building. The room was ok, nothing... More 

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Harlingen, Texas
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Traveling through and staying for the night. Can't seem to get internet. Notified the front office and was told to try again. The room seems fairly clean. Just need a comfy bed for the night. Good value for the money. Pets are allowed.

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Chula Vista, California
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Stayed here one night on road trip from east coast to west coast. Reasonably priced suite. Comfortable bed in non smoking room. Microwave and refrigerator in room. Clearly an older hotel but a great value

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Knob Noster, Missouri
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10 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The gentleman at the front desk was very polite and informative. The room was a nice size and was clean. The real complaint that I had was that even though we had a nonsmoking room, that's all we smelled. At the end of our hall were 3 smoking rooms and the smoke just traveled up the hall.

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Pueblo, Colorado
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

I have to start off by saying the staff was very friendly. My room was mediocre and it did not feel extremely clean. The hotel is definitely in need of upgrades. There were only about a half dozen vehicles in the parking lot. The parking lots of surrounding more modern hotels were nearly full. If the rooms were upgraded, I... More 

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Alabama
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

We were just trying to find a cheaper place to stay, since we were going to be there for only about six hours. We paid $61 (with a discount), expecting to get what we paid for. We got a really nice, clean room (king). The staff was very friendly and answered all of our questions.

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

I have now stayed here 4 times. I am never disappointed. They allow pets for $5. (But you can't tell, because rooms are clean) The non-smoking rooms DO NOT smell like smoke...just like they shouldn't. They are reasonable. There is a gully behind the motel. And the breeze way smells musty. But they have installed a dehumidifier in breeze way.... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Great motel for the price...it advertises truck/bus parking there is not!!! Couldn't get a printed receipt for my stay because I booked on line. This was the only hang up the rooms were spacious and clean beds were comfortable will stay here again.

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South Lake Tahoe
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Third time we've stayed here. They were in a remodeling process the other two times, I think they're done now. Ground floor - all looks good. Rooms clean, quiet and comfortable. A 'no-frills' inn with plenty of 'frills'. Wireless internet (free), fridge, Microwave, in-room coffee maker & free hot breakfast. All for about $50 depending on how you book your... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Americas Best Value Inn Effingham, conveniently located off of I-57 and I-70 exit 159. Whether traveling through or staying for a relaxing getaway, Americas Best Value Inn Effingham offers comfortable accommodations, affordable rates, and a friendly 24-hour front desk staff to help make your stay enjoyable. Start your day right with our free deluxe continental breakfast. Enjoy a refreshing swim in our heated indoor pool. Take advantage of our on-site guest laundry facility. Stay connected with free wireless high-speed Internet access in our common areas and guest rooms. Step into the privacy of your own guest room and experience absolute relaxation with amenities including a coffeemaker, extended cable TV with ESPN, hairdryer, iron, ironing board, desk with lamp, clock radio, free local calls, and wake-up service. Children age 17 and younger stay free in their parent's room. At Americas Best Value Inn Effingham, We've Got You Covered from the time you hit the road until your head hits the pillow. Our Effingham, Illinois hotel is close to several area attractions such as The Cross, Effingham Performance Center, Lincoln Log Cabin State Historic Site, Lake Sara, and Mid America Motorworks. We are also near Eastern Illinois University, Lakeland College, and University of Illinois Extension. Culver's, Niemerg's Steakhouse, China Buffet, and Hardee's are all less than half a mile from our hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn

Address: 1606 W Fayette Ave, Effingham, IL 62401-1917 (Formerly Howard Johnson Express Effingham)
Location: United States > Illinois > Effingham
Price Range: $56 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Effingham Howard Johnson
Howard Johnson Effingham
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