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Chicago
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We decided to stay in Bowling Green on our way to Mammoth Cave National Park. I saw that TripAdvisor travelers gave the Cardinal Motel 4 stars, so I decided to book this hotel. It did not disappoint. It is off the highway, in town and looks like an old fashion motel. It is run by a local family, who are... More 

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Newcastle upon tyne
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126 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

First thing to say is this motel is OLD STYLE, like something you'd see on route 66. We arrived a day earlier than planned, no problem to owners at all. Room was HUGE with 2 double beds and was spotlessly clean. Free parking and Wi-Fi too. In morning we went next door for food in Judy's castle. Every member of... More 

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Pete D, Manager at Cardinal Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for 5 star review and recommendation.you are fabulous and amazing guest to take the time to share your awesome experience .love your review as it truly depicts our motel. we hope to have the opportunity to serve you again! More 

St. Petersburg, Florida
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the Cardinal Motel and found it more than adequate. It's an older model but it has been updated. The room smelled clean and the bedding was very comfortable. The place has been freshly painted. Management was very concerned about my comfort and made sure my needs were met. The diner next door serves delicious food. Great place... More 

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Ashish D, Manager at Cardinal Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to submit review of our property. I am delighted that you enjoy your stay and to have earned such a kind review from you. you are always welcome at the cardinal motel bowling green, and we hope to see you again in the future. thank you for being our guest. More 

Lake Saint Louis, Missouri
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

We decided last minute to visit National Corvette Museum/Assembly Plant. Cardinal Motel has been tastefully remodeled and is meticulously clean. Rooms and bathrooms freshly painted with nice touches. Landscaping under renovation, you are greeted with a small waterfall surrounded by multi colored zinnias in the drive in entrance. Great Value for Price.

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Thank GElovestravel!
Pete D, Manager at Cardinal Motel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for the glowing review! we are delighted to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. it's great to know we were to meet your expectations. it's wonderful to hear our "meticulously clean". Thank you again for the 5 out 5 review! we hope you come back and visit us again soon! have a wonderful day. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Really nice location. Really nice people to deal with close to every thing we wanted to see. Had bottles of water in the room every da was there for 2 nights and had no problems. Had several resturants and drug stores near by also had a couple of stores. The room was really nice and comforable

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Ashish D, Manager at Cardinal Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. I'm so happy to hear that you had a good stay. let us know we can do something better so we can get 5 out 5 star review. Thank you very much your willingness to recommend us to other . word of mouth is the best! please keep... More 

Bowling Green, Kentucky
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

The service was very good. The room was very comfortable. It had been redecorated recently. It has a refrigerator and microwave. The location is excellent as it is right on US 31W Bypass. There are many restaurants in easy walking distance along with a 24-hour Walgreen's pharmacy. It is close to Western Kentucky University. While in the middle of town,... More 

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Pete D, Manager at Cardinal Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the great five star review! what a great review of our hotel, we love hearing from our guest and appreciate you taking the time to let us know when we do it right! come see us again soon! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Probably one of the nicest motels that I have every stayed in. Very well kept up, the staff were very friendly. I will say the tv was pretty far so you couldn't hear very well with out Turing it up all the way with the air on. And with it on the wall I didn't want it to bother the... More 

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Pete D, Owner at Cardinal Motel, responded to this review

We thank you so much for taking the time to review your recent stay of the CARDINAL MOTEL in bowling green . It is our pleasure to read our guest feedback because it allows us to celebrate those things that we do well and focus on those things that may need to improvement. just want to let you know we... More 

Bowling Green, Kentucky
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

I stayed here and the hotel staff was pleasant and the room were very clean I was here for almost 2 weeks and thy cleaned my room everyday the hotel was very quiet it was a great value for me I would recomened this place

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Pete D, Manager at Cardinal Motel, responded to this review

we thank you so much for taking time to review your recent stay with us . we love to hear that you enjoy your stay and found the staff to be pleasant, room were "very clean". I truly cannot thank you enough for your business and your feedback . we all hope to have an opportunity to serve you again... More 

Roanoke, Virginia
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

We found the Cardinal Motel by searching Tripadvisor, and we weren't disappointed. When we pulled up we were a little concerned because it's right off a main thoroughfare in an area which could benefit from being revitalized. The people who worked at the motel are all very friendly, from the people at check-in to the person servicing the room. The... More 

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Pete D, Manager at Cardinal Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us . we appreciate you taking the time to post a review. we're happy to hear that your overall experience was a positive one. we strive to keep the hotel " very clean" for all of your guests. glad you found the staff " friendly" and that great value! your review is exactly how we... More 

Columbus, Ohio
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

We stayed at this motel on 5/12 and 5/13 when we were in town to do the Corvette factory tour, visit the Corvette museum, and go to Mammoth Cave. It was spotlessly clean, the décor was nice, and the staff very friendly. The price was great and we would both stay here again and highly recommend it to anyone visiting... More 

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Pete D, Manager at Cardinal Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share how great your stay with us was, we truly appreciate the positive feedback I'm happy to hear that room was spotlessly clean and our staff was very friendly. we thank you for your kindly words and highly recommend for our future guest. we cannot wait to see you again in the future! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Cardinal Motel located in the heart of Bowling green, this motel is within 1.2 miles of Western Kentucky university and hot rod ballpark and southern Kentucky performing Arts center (SKYPAC). Lost river cave 2.6 miles and Beech bend park 4.6 miles away. All Restaurants & Shopping centers Nearby. Amenities: All rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwave, plus free WIFI and LED TVs. other amenities available to guests include free long-distance and local calls free bottled water. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cardinal Motel

Address: 1310 US 31w Byp, Bowling Green, KY 42101-2560
Location: United States > Kentucky > Bowling Green
Price Range: $72 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Cardinal Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 20
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