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Magnuson Hotel by the River

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Villa Ballester, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

I spent a few night here and I was very satisfied. The place was clean, the staff was friendly and attentive and the price was right. And to my surprise they even have smoking rooms. So if your on a budget this is the place for you.

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Glen Burnie, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

We came to town for an event and needed a hotel that would accept dogs without breaking the bank. This hotel was just what we needed. It's a no frills hotel. It's not fancy, but the room was cleans and comfortable and cheap. Another bonus was that there is a small fridge in the room and it wasn't an extra... More 

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Proctorville, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

I stopped here cause I had a motel coupon for the Rodeway Inn and found out that it is three different names. From what I understand, their all the same. My room had a coffee maker, microfridge, Comfortable bed and a large room with a couch and desk. The only problem I encountered was no lifght on teh desk and... More 

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Toledo, Ohio
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

Family owned hotel. Very friendly w/ great service! Rooms were clean & comfortable with fridge, microwave and coffee pot. only 2 floors. we were able to park right outside our room, which is a great advantage if anyone has any walking issues. The Muskingum river was merely a couple hundred yards away with a boat dock. This was the perfect... More 

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Akron, Ohio
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

This is an older motel. Nothing fancy. It was very clean, quiet, right on the outskirts of town. The price is reasonable and breakfast was nice. The hotel is very close to the Ohio river, boat dock is close. There is also an amazing swim park that can actually be seen from the back of the motel. It is one... More 

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Akron, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

The hotel is old. But it was clean, free good breakfast, free dock, refrigerator, microwave, plenty of parking. Everyone was very friendly. The beds are firm, but comfy. We had a great time and got to spend more money on fun stuff rather than having to spend it on expensive lodging. We will definitely stay here again.

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Willard, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We recently stayed at the Magnuson Hotel by the River in Marietta, Ohio on the 4th of July. We were looking for just a weekend get away and we picked the right place. The front desk personnel were polite, professional, and very helpful. We had a room in the back of the property which turned out to be perfect as... More 

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Thank Whipper226
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

Marietta is my regular get-out-of-Columbus decompression destination. Enjoy the town, people, river, and small town atmosphere. Didn't want to stay in chain hotels off I-77 like in the past. Stayed here first time this past Saturday night June 7th. Comparisons to previous reviews. No party animals, no road noise unless the door was open (was 5 rooms from the office),... More 

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Uniontown, Ohio
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 via mobile

I've been staying here since 1997. I've probably stayed 40 plus times. I always worry if I am going to be roomed by all night party animals. The staff is friendly but frugal. Coffee is terribly weak, "continental breakfast" is a joke. They finally did some well needed updates and it feels much better to stay here. It is pet... More 

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South Jersey
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39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

In town for a family function and used Priceline to get me the best deal on a 2 star hotel. This hotel is really a motel with access to each room from the outside with parking right outside your room. The front desk person told me it used to be a Best Western. The two women working the front desk... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This Magnuson Hotels affiliate is just minutes from the Marietta Memorial Hospital, Marietta College, Indian Acres Park, the Ohio River Museum, and Children’s Toy and Doll Museum. Guest will enjoy continental breakfast each morning, free wireless internet, free parking, access to the YMCA. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magnuson Hotel by the River

Address: 279 Muskingum Dr, Marietta, OH 45750-1407
Location: United States > Ohio > Marietta
Price Range: $59 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Magnuson Hotel by the River 2*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Best Western Marietta
Marietta Best Western
Magnuson Hotel By The River Marietta, Ohio
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