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Barstow, California
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

While travelling Route 66, I came across a town called Barstow and a place called Best Motel.... or that is what the sign said ! The room was adequate for my needs but there was serious problems locking the door when I went out. The manager was called for this purpose and after a lot of fiddling, actually managed it....

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1Thank Chipper46
Monterey, California
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Lots of motels along this strip. I chose this for price, quiet, and a first floor room. My room was fine for this kind of motel. Small traffic noise. Walks/floors are thin so I could hear some other folk but really, no problem. King size bed. Clean, Loved reading lights beside each side of the bed, complete with two plug...

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Janesville, Wisconsin
Reviewed 31 March 2013

I would like to say that I enjoyed my stay at the Best Motel on January 1st after traveling back from Rose Bowl in Pasadena CA that day. I stayed here last year also. The room clean and large and I felt very secure there. The gentleman that runs it a real nice man. The question I always ask myself...

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Leven, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2012

Tried to stay here in middle of July.... Was hotter than the gates of hell.... pool was nice, however the air-con just couldn't cope with the heat the desert had to throw at this pokey-naff motel, excellent prices per room, but you'd probably prefer to sleep in a rattlesnake infested sleeping bag on top of hot coals. I have never...

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2Thank 69happycamper69
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 26 November 2011

We were driving from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles and got a late start in the afternoon so needed a place to stop for rest around midnight. The clerk was friendly and quick. The room was right next to our car so we felt it was safe. The room was large, clean and had a microwave and fridge all...

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3Thank WGIDIR
Irving, Texas
Reviewed 8 November 2011

was forced to stop in barstow due to car problems, picked this place and the rooms are clean and the beds are comfortable. The management worked with me to help me out for a few days as my car was fixed

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3Thank adam s
Arizona
Reviewed 9 October 2011

I was in Barstow just under 2 years ago, and stayed here. I was a disappointing experience. Well, because the management, (who I believe were not here then) has sent me a postcard twice in the past year asking me to give the best motel another try. I arrived in Barstow 3 days ago, and could not believe this was...

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Best Motel

Address: 1281 E Main St, Barstow, CA 92311-2408
Region: United States > California > California Desert > Barstow
Price Range: ₹ 3,598 - ₹ 4,141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Best Motel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 29
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“First floor”
 of 5 bubbles mmoly, 10 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Nice Holiday Inn situated further up the road.... A wee bit more expensive, but if thats the price ya gotta pay for comfort and a good nights sleep..... so be it.... AVOID BARSTOW!!!! Nothin to do there anyway :)”
 of 5 bubbles 69happycamper69, 13 Aug 2012 | Read review
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