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Marshalltown, Iowa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2011

We have stayed in the Iron Horse Inn for many years (before the Super 8 was even there). We have experienced both good stays and not so good and it all hinged on the owners. This year we knew immediately there was new owners since our last stay, the front entrance doors were clean and inviting, carpets were replaced or... More 

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Monterey, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2010

Very nice & clean and reasonable price. I will be back.

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Iowa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2009

Don't Stay.. The motel is very dirty and the service is lousy. I stayed here to be close to a restaurant and found out after I checked in the restaurant had been closed for some time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2005

I am comparing this motel to other rural Iowa motels, and that is why I give it 4 stars. I actually expected this motel to be somewhat run-down, but in fact, my room was very clean, very quiet, and cool on a very hot day. At 2am in the morning, a horrible storm moved in and I thought perhaps it... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
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Additional Information about Iron horse Inn

Address: 1111 2nd Ave, Sheldon, IA 51201-1961
Location: United States > Iowa > Sheldon
Price Range: $35 - $55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 33
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