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Shilo Inn & Suites - The Dalles
Ranked #8 of 9 Hotels in The Dalles
Bellevue Washington
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
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Reviewed May 3, 2006

Stayed at the Shilo in The Dalles last weekend. The room was extremely dirty and smelly, mostly because the carpet had not been cleaned in ages (black paths between the bed and the bathroom - you know how it is). The room was showing extensive wear and tear, with dirty walls, sagging mattresses, and a general feeling of delayed maintenance and poor cleaning. It has been a long time since I have stayed in a motel where I was reluctant to touch the fixtures or furniture because the place was so dirty and smelly. The lighting was very poor, the towels thin and the only "goodies" were a couple tiny bottles of shampoo. The price was over 90 dollars. Too bad, as the Shilo has always been a good name in the Northwest. I'm sorry to have to report this place has not been upgraded since it was built. Nice people at the desk, but someone higher up must not care. Stay away!

  • Stayed April 2006
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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed April 8, 2006

We were very disappointed in the dark, noisy and smelly room we got at this hotel. The room had only two small lights. I think it was to help hide the dirty carpet. The walls were so thin we could hear everything in the room next to ours. The "free breakfast" ended at 9:00 am on a Sunday morning, so if you don't get up early, don't expect any free breakfast. The room was expensive, over $80, for this not so nice place. Next time, we will drive to Hood River and stay at the Best Western. We will not stay at the Shilo Inn again.

  • Stayed April 2006
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed January 4, 2006

Desk service was pleasant and the clerk had a good knoweledge of the surrounding area.
Room 127 had nice furniture and the room itself was clean but the bathroom was another story...
Mold and the hotelroom seem to be very good friends. The shower had a bathmat glued to the tub and mold was growing around the entire mat boarder. Next came the the mold covering the grout on the shower walls not to mention the missing grout between the tiles in the showerhead area. I assume it is of little importance to the cleaning staff and apparently there is little to no quality control to follow up.
This is not my first stay at a Shilo Inn but next time it happens it will be my last!

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Reviewed August 30, 2005

Shilo was clean and comfortable. Pillows were too hard (but we forgot to bring our own). Continental breakfast could have offered more - add some fruit and maybe dry cereal. The price was very affordable. People at the desk were very nice.

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Long Lake
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Reviewed May 29, 2005

My daughter is getting married in June of 05. This hotel and its manager Laura have been the greatest people to work with over the past 9 months. They have been so kind and helpful. Would recommend it to any one.

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Reviewed April 21, 2005

My husband and I came to The Dalles to attend a friend's funeral and was so grateful for the hospitality of the staff. The man washing the front doors greeted us with a warm smile as he held the door open for us. Our room was exceptional clean, and the manager went out of her way to accomodate us. We will definately go back when we have more time to enjoy the view from our room.

  • Stayed April 2005, traveled on business
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Reviewed March 3, 2005

My wife and I spent 7 nights at the Shilo Inn, The Dalles, OR last June. What a fine reception we received from the Staff and what a pleasant and comfortable room! Our room looked out at The Dalles Dam and the Columbia River. The room was cleaned and made up early each day. The breakfast provided was excellent to start your day off right. A walk around the grounds was beautiful. Everyone we came in contact with was eager to help and pleasant to talk with. I can't say enough about the manager Laura Comini and her staff of how welcome they made us feel. When we come back to The Dalles there is no question where we will stay.

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Property: Shilo Inn & Suites - The Dalles
Address: 3223 Bret Clodfelter Way, The Dalles, OR 97058-9718
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Location: United States > Oregon > The Dalles
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
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Ranked #8 of 9 Hotels in The Dalles
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Shilo Inn & Suites - The Dalles 2.5*
Number of rooms: 104
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