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Wrentham, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not great shakes, but we made it work. The first room smelled like smoke so we asked to be moved. They accommodated us by moving us to the top floor. The smoke smell was gone, but there were noises from the roof. Air conditioners? Not sure. The second room made do and we were able to stay the night. The... More 

Thank Ryan H
St. Petersburg
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the check in I was pleased with warm and friendly service, nice ambiance, comfortable bed and room setting, very reasonable price, very clean, complimentary breakfast, free wifi, free parking. What more to ask for.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

We will definitely stay here again! Friendly staff and the cleanliness of the rooms as well as the food at the breakfast bar met all of our expectations. Comfortable beds and spacious rooms! AC works great! The surrounding area is safe with a local restaurant close by. The parking lot is well lit and the pool was very nice.

Thank Brenda K
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

The housekeeping was very unprofessional only cleaning our room once while during our stay. We left several times allowing them to clean the room and still came back to a dirty room. The breakfast was good but need a bigger variety of food to choose from. It would be very nice if this hotel can invest into getting room service,... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

Clean, comfortable, pet-friendly (but $25 extra). Good value for dog owners if you're willing to pay the extra $25 or if they will waive it. Pool is clean and inviting, free breakfast adequate, staff friendly and accommodating. There is an attached one-story building that is boarded up and rather unsightly. Not sure why it hasn't simply been demolished.

Thank Jonathan H
Rochester Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

Easy access to i-75, and lots of places to eat and gas up are near by. Getting to the hotel is a little confusing as you have to go thru a large strip mall parking lot to find it. Kinda confusing. The room itself was clean, but could have used an update. The breakfast area needs air conditioning as it... More 

Thank hothitz
Memphis, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

On our way to FL, booked on Hotels .com, for a decent rate. They had our extra pillows and towels we requested, on our bed. Nice room, hard bed. Very difficult to find the entrance from I-75, and parking lit didn't seem real secure. Don't think we'll stay here again.

Thank VetteCop29
Louisville, Kentucky
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

My family and I decided to stay at the Magnuson Hotel on our way to Florida. At a first glance the hotel looks pretty decent; but when you enter the hotel it is a much different story. There were huge flying roaches in our room, the building and elevator smelled like marijuana, and the breakfast was inedible. I will never... More 

Thank Allybrookeky
Hazlehurst, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016

We found this hotel on the internet. Several of the other hotels we like to stay at were booked for a convention in town. Overlful parking is in a abandoned strip mall behind the hotel. When we arrived the outside and lobby area in the hotel seemed like a congregation area for several different groups of people. That was a... More 

Thank magjudge1989
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

This Hotel was somewhat clean. Night shift staff was very nice and professional. Second day, afternoon staff friendly but one of them did not care really about my needs. The coffee was cold and from this morning. I let her know that the coffee was cold and she kind of looked at me and said " ok, I'll do a... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Magnuson Hotel Macon is conveniently located right off I-75, between Downtown Macon and Northside business districts/attractions. Not to mention only minutes away from the Macon Centerplex and Mercer University. A 93 room interior-corridor hotel with complimentary Hot breakfast and free high-speed Internet in all guest rooms and public areas. Macon is home to the annual Cherry Blossom Festival, Harriet Tubman Museum, and the native home to such musical greats as the Allman Brothers and Otis Redding. Whether you're staying for business or pleasure we look forward to hosting you in Macon, 'The Song and Soul of the South.' ... more   less 

Additional Information about Magnuson Hotel Macon

Address: 2720 Riverside Dr, Macon, GA 31204-1435 (Formerly Holiday Inn Express)
Location: United States > Georgia > Macon
Price Range: $63 - $89 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Magnuson Hotel Macon 2.5*
Number of rooms: 93
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Also Known As:
Holiday Inn Express Macon (i-75 And Riverside)
Holiday Inn Express Macon (i-75 & Riverside) Hotel Macon
Holiday Inn Macon
Macon Holiday Inn
Hotel Style:
#6 Best Value Hotel in Macon
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