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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed November 2, 2016

We booked a kingsize bed and non-smoking room. The bed was full size and wreaked of smoke. We ran into an employee, carrying a can of deodorizer, as we headed to our room. It was a clear he had just sprayed our room. The headboard was cloth covered and absorbed the strong smell of smoke. The smell so overpowering I...

Thank Leeann R
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed September 16, 2016

First of all, ABVI in Media, PA is undergoing renovations. Second, I was traveling alone and was only looking for a cheap, clean motel for one night. ABVI in Media, PA is never going to be confused with a 4-Star hotel. But what it is is a cheap, CLEAN motel with friendly, attentive staff. And in this day and age...

1Thank sk0455
Wallingford, Pennsylvania
Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Would never send anyone there anymore !!!! Booked a room for a friend who arrived late Friday night (1 am ) , asked the guy behind the desk if he could check out at 12 instead of 11 since he was coming in late , he said sure !!! He even made a note in computer , than he arrived...

Thank Edikese
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Me n my boyfriend stayed here for two nights n it was really quick when we checked in n the staff was so polite n helpful n in a perfect location n rooms are cozy and clean!! Def would stay again n again!!

Thank Joan H
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Reviewed November 25, 2015

I was in Philly and needed a place to work for a few hours. The manager at this hotel set me up with a beautiful room and could not have been more accommodating. The room was very nice and the staff was very friendly and very easy to work with. Nice people, nice hotel.

Thank Warren R
Missouri City, Texas
Reviewed July 26, 2015

While there to visit family in Drexel Hill, my father-in-law was put in hospice, and they extended our stay at the hotwire price. Very thoughtful. It's not fancy at all, but as our daughter said, "This place has just what we need."

Thank Brogan16
Fallbrook, CA, USA
Reviewed June 1, 2015

Sheets had not been changed. Hairs on bed, sheets and pillows. Tattered pillow case and top sheet. We were the only registrants but given a 3rd floor room and no escalator. Looked like it was under construction. Incredibly shabby and dusty. Surly manager. Left immediately. No refund offered. Better to sleep in your car.

2Thank ggreer4
West Chester, Pennsylvania
Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

It took over 25 minutes for me to check upon checking in went to my room and it smelled of mold and nasty cologne. None of the lights worked except in the bathroom and it was gross nasty ring around the tub. my room was so foul I ended up leaving. My company booked me this hotel and I will...

Thank Kristie M
New York
Reviewed November 16, 2014

The location is great. That's all that's great. I spent $65+ tax for a smoked out room!!! No smoking signs all over! When I first saw the room if course the smell wasn't as intense as when I stayed there for a few hours. I tried to go to sleep, MY EYES, NOSE, AND THROAT was burning! I'm a non...

1Thank Cr0sby
Reviewed October 25, 2014

My Vehicle broke down and needed to be towed to a mechanic. It was about 8 pm Oct 9th, 2014. The Tow driver dropped me off at this place . Not fancy outside , but the room was comfortable and accommodating. Super Clean , very comfortable bed ,working TV, Wifi and plenty of towels. Great recommendations from the caretaker on...

Thank Patrick C
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Americas Best Value Inn Media/Philadelphia offers the most value for your money when staying for business, pleasure, or just passing through. We offer clean spacious rooms, luggage storage space, and Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. All guest rooms include microwave, mini-fridge, hairdryer, flat panel 32-inch satellite TV, ESPN, HBO, desk with lamp, and clock radio. Take advantage of our extremely comfortable beds and relax while saving money year-round with our Kids Stay Free Policy (11 and under in parent's room). For those guests that are in town on longer term corporate assignments or business trips we also offer special weekly rates. For your convenience our hotel offers both smoking and non-smoking rooms. We are centrally located near attractions such as the Pennsylvania Veterans Museum and Swarthmore College. The steps from the movie "Rocky" are only 30 minutes away. We are just off of South Providence Road and East Baltimore Pike. Americas Best Value Inn Media/Philadelphia is your best choice within "Everybody's Hometown". We offer ideal accommodations and location whether you are in town for sightseeing, vacation, business, or simply passing through on your way to Baltimore or Philadelphia. At Americas Best Value Inn Media/Philadelphia our goal is to provide our guests a great experience, not just a place to stay. At Americas Best Value Inn Media/Philadelphia, We've Got You Covered from the time you hit the road until your head hits the pillow. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn - Media / Philadelphia

Address: 512 E Franklin St, Media, PA 19063-3811 (Formerly Motel Providence)
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Media
Price Range: $68 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn - Media / Philadelphia 2*
Number of rooms: 34
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Motel Providence (Media) Hotel Media
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“Do not accept any room in this dump!!!”
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“Make sure your NON smoking room is not a 'reeker!!!!'”
 of 5 bubbles j0ry, Aug 3, 2013 | Read review
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