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Des Moines, Iowa
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36 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

I wasn't expecting a ton out of this motel, mainly because the prices were so cheap and it was the last place available. We went on a game weekend - glad the room had a fridge because we brought beer. Unfortunately, after cracking open the first one and setting it down to get ready, a bug made it's way to... More 

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Klamath Falls, Oregon
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165 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

Average room/amenities. I stayed in 101 and it was apparently a pet room, as the bathroom door was severely scratched/clawed at, and the room smelled of pets. I wish I had discovered it sooner, and I would have asked for another room. Toilet was dirty/stained. A nice quiet place and well lighted at night for security. What more can you... More 

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Alamogordo, New Mexico
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424 reviews
137 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 288 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Very nice, spacious room - clean, very comfy bed, good A/C, everything worked OK. There was plenty of ice. The non-smoking room smelled a little of residual smoke. The Mexican restaurant across the street is good.

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Evanston, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

I tried to give the place the benefit of the doubt--and by myself I may have gone ahead and stayed the night--but the filthy carpet, the glass door to the room covered by a drape if you want privacy, and the smokey smell that had my young son begging to sleep in the van, compelled us to load our stuff... More 

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Portland, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The couple at the front desk were very sweet and helpful! The motel is dated but was clean. We had a very comfortable king bed. Our room was on the backside if the motel and was very quiet.The room cost was only $49. Across the street at Super 7 the rooms were almost $60. We were able to have our... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Run down, worn out carpet and furniture with years of wear. Smelled of smoke even though non-smoking. Refrigerator did not work. Wi-fi internet worked for 5 minutes after 2 hours trying to have firm fix it. Neighborhood noisy and sketchy. This property should never be rated a 2 star.

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Klamath Falls, Oregon
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165 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

For $45.00 per night, you get a clean room. However the place needs updating. Some updating has been done, but room is still dark and outdated. Staff was knowledgeable about close restaurants, so they get a bonus point for that. I hate staying at any hotel where the clerks are not able to recommend a dining establishment. All in all... More 

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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 via mobile

This place should be condemned, between the hearing and seeing bugs but also hearing but not seeing the mice, wow went to wash scum off in shower in morn and found a used soap bar, nice the sheets were stained and stunk, I've been in nicer jails than this dump , stay away

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Panora, Iowa
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33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I expected this place to be a bit dumpy but it wasn't. My room was as nice as the Super 8 next door and totally QUIET! My king bed was as good as beds get - with super-soft sheets! Internet, HBO, Fridge, Micro. No breakfast but who eats that crap at Super 8 anyway? Frozen bagels anyone? I saved $20... More 

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Hermitage, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

I don't expect much for $40 bucks for a motel Room and this was a smoking room so I called the manager and asked for a can of room deodorizer and he came down and sprayed something that helped, I went to Arby's for a roast beef sandwich and came back after letting the place air out;. I do have... More 

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • 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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  • Room Service

Additional Information about Big Ten Inn

Address: 707 1st Ave, Coralville, IA 52241-2103
Location: United States > Iowa > Coralville
Number of rooms: 40
Also Known As:
Big Ten Inn Coralville, Iowa
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