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Prospector Inn

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Tacoma, Washington
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5 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rooms might be clean at best. Carpet made you want to keep your socks on. Ran out of hot water every shower. Air conditioner kinda works, and remember to jiggle the handle on the toilet. Rooms are furnished by Goodwill and remind you of your first apartment. Positive is that it is better than a tent. Not super expensive and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Check in process didn't include a hello, welcome, or much of any communication. The clerks shirt was stained and dirty and the smell of curry was so strong you would think you were in an Indian restaraunt. The rooms heater was not adjustable, all the knobs were removed. It did eventually come on and was tremendously loud. The TV was... More 

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Lyndon Station
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17 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

The guy at the front desk could certainly be a little more friendly-not rude but just not the smiling warm greeting you come to expect when traveling. The rooms were clean and spacious and the A.C. worked good. No breakfast of any kind in the morning so figure on driving somewhere else to eat. The office was supposed to be... More 

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Vancouver, BC
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Some people who run motels, should not be in the hospitality industry. We were hard pressed to get three words out of the desk clerk. A lot of grunting and one word sentences. Overall this place if at the lower end of the price range and as far as that goes not bad for the price. A/C worked fine, water... More 

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Spokane
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35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

I would guess you pretty much get the same options at all the hotels. The bed was very comfortable; pillows (2) not so much, but that's ok because I always bring my own rather than depend on what's available. I appreciate that there was a microwave, refrigerator and table with chairs. It would probably be worth it to the owner... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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21 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

Our family of 3 stayed for 1 night. When we first drove up I was hesitant about staying. Mainly due to their competitor down the street looked really busy and in comparison Prospector Inn parking area was completely empty. When I checked in nobody was there. There's a note telling you to push a yellow button for assistance. Which took... More 

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Thank Kali T
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7 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Our visit was a disaster from the reservation process through trying to check in and finally trying to get a refund. The reservation clerk spoke very poor English and wasn't very professional. Upon arrival on a 90 degree day, the lobby was not air-conditioned. That made it very difficult to wait the full fifteen minutes it took for someone to... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Despite slightly dated rooms, this hotel has modern amenities travelers expect: in-room coffee, fridge, microwave, lots of towels, spacious rooms, good wi-fi, breakfast included for very reasonable prices. Our room is quieter than last night's room in a major chain hotel. A great bargain in a small but cute town. Friendly office personnel.

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Vernon, Canada
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38 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

An old building (as are most buildings in this western themed town) but the room was in good shape, clean and incredibly spacious. I mean huge. Friendly staff. Quiet. I slept like a baby. I have stayed here before and would stay again.

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Thank RexBuck
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Room was very nice, comfortable bed this is ok hotel-nothing special breakfast was OK, no Holiday Inn but 83 bucks a night cant complain - love there was a fridge and a microwave in the room , if in Republic this is the place to stay close to shopping, grocery store just block away brewery and great food close by

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Prospector Inn

Address: 979 S Clark Ave, PO Box 1098, Republic, WA 99166-5015
Location: United States > Washington > Republic
Number of rooms: 29
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