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Portland, Oregon
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20 reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2015

We come to Walla Wall for wine tasting, so don't want to spend a fortune on a hotel room. The Colonial is run by a family that has owned it for many years. They have been helpful, kind and can tell stories about the area! The rooms are clean, quiet and the beds are comfortable. I will definitely stay here... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

I dont normally do reviews but the colonial was such good value and in a great location in a lovely little town. The owners are extremely helpful and will guide you to exactly what you want. This is a gem!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2015

1/2 the price minimum of what you could be paying. Slightly East of town, owners are on site and super folks. Well done. This will be our ONLY place to stay when visiting. Was here during the annual cribbage tournament. Nice rooms, comfy and quiet.

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Hilo, Hawaii
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Stayed the weekend and will always stay here when in Walla Walla. Great character in a classic motel. Everything well managed. Rooms clean and well stocked with thick towels. Friendly host and beautiful gardens to relax at the end of a busy day. Thanks Colonial Motel.

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Estero, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We normally stay at chain motels with Trip Advisor recommendations. This is not a chain but it is a nice motel with a great and helpful owner. Rooms are clean and very comfortable. Our room had a new mattress and we had our best night sleeping here. Small but adequate bathroom. All the other amenities are there except breakfast. There... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 July 2015

I lived in Walla Walla when very young, and remember seeing the Colonial Motel then. For a recent trip back, my brother and I decided to get a reservation there rather than with a chain motel. Room was clean, had air-conditioning (it was 104 during our stay), it was quiet, and the local owners were very friendly. It was also... More 

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Redmond, Washington
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Reviewed 26 June 2015

The Colonial Motel is east of town on busy E. Isaacs Avenue with services nearby. Its owners live on site, they're friendly and helpful, and the rooms are squeaky clean with lots of nice touches. For example, cotton blankets and white bedspreads like your grandmother's guest room (no standard-issue hotel bedspreads here); GLASS drinking glasses; a porch light; our room... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 13 June 2015

We really liked this old-fashioned motel. The beds, pillows and linens were all so comfortable, better than the higher-priced hotel we had been in prior to arriving in Walla Walla - loved the real cotton sheets. We had room #2. It was spacious and had the necessary amenities. We recommend it to travelers who want a clean, peaceful place to... More 

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Olympia, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2015

"A hidden gem" is how one area winery described the Colonial Motel to me. Yes, it takes you back a few years in style and decor, but it's clean, quiet, a bit removed from the hubub downtown but still close to everywhere in Walla Walla you want to go. The owners/operators were super friendly and helpful, with recommendations for breakfast... More 

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Eagle, Idaho
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Reviewed 3 March 2015

We just returned from our semi annual wine trip to Walla walla, we stayed at the Colonial hotel of course. It's an old ,but super clean moter court a Hotel, you drive up to your room. Clean rooms , fresh sheets refrigerator microwave coffee pot for $66 it's a great value . We love it here ! The gardens in... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Colonial Motel is conveniently located in Walla Walla's Eastgate area midway between Walla Walla Community College and Whitman College. One mile from the Walla Walla airport complex and the airport winery zone. We are about 5 minutes drive from Walla Walla's award winning downtown and the Marcus Whitman Convention Center. In our clean homey rooms you will find free Wi-Fi internet connection, coffee, remote control cable TV, microwaves and refrigerators. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colonial Motel

Address: 2279 E Isaacs Ave, Walla Walla, WA 99362-2217
Region: United States > Washington > Walla Walla
Price Range: ₹ 5,346 - ₹ 5,826 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Colonial Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Colonial Hotel Walla
Colonial Motel Walla
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Walla Walla
#4 Family Hotel in Walla Walla
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“We stayed in room 5 close to reception, parked outside room and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles MORREY, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Everything is on one level. You can park your car right in front of your room. Very quiet and secure.”
 of 5 bubbles MerilynM_11, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The end rooms are largest.”
 of 5 bubbles garcalli, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All you need foe a brief trip to Walla Walla”
 of 5 bubbles ronj357, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face the highway with a beautiful garden to look at and hide the view of an empty field.”
 of 5 bubbles bjoitalytravel, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
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