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Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is the worst place I have ever stayed. We were moved from the room we got at first because the air conditioner didn't work. This room had someone's pocket comb lying on the floor. The next room did have a working air conditioner which was good because the room was 90 degrees because they don't turn on the air...

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ABVIChico, Guest Relations Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear guest, We are sorry to hear of the many inconveniences you experienced with us during your stay. We appreciate your feedback, as it helps us identify what areas need improvements within our property. Our property has been with the Chico community for over 50 years, and as time goes on the more renovations we will need. We have recently...

Reviewed 9 September 2016

Thank goodness it was only for one night. The room was in very much need of repair and update. The carpet in front of refrigerator was soaking wet, wouldn't be surprised if there was mildew under the carpet. Wall air conditioner unit worked poorly. When we entered the room it smelled mildewy. Everything tin room was dated. Afraid to turn...

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ABVIChico, Guest Relations Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are sorry to hear about your unpleasant stay with us. You have pointed out numerous problems with our amenities and we do appreciate you for taking out the time to help us identify our problems. We have recently increased our maintenance staff to relieve some of the issues an older property will inevitably have. We hope to...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I'd stayed at one other America's Best Value Inn in McAlester, Oklahoma which was quite nice, so we booked this one in Chico. My goodness. Not the same at all. The office was cluttered, the clerk was surly beyond belief and the room was small enough to make me think we were in England. They don't turn the a/c on...

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ABVIChico, Guest Relations Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for taking out time to provide us with useful feedback. We are sorry to hear that we did not live up to the expectations or needs for a comfortable stay. In the Northern part of the state we do experience extreme heats and we have taken your suggestion of keeping the A/C on before guest...

Crockett, California
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Pros: this motel is located conveniently to downtown Chico and Chico State. The front desk personnel are very helpful and friendly. Cons: it's quite noisy, and the amenities are below what I would expect for a room of this price. Needs some more updating, or a lower price.

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ABVIChico, Front Desk at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your time writing this review. Its good to hear our staff are doing well with customers. We are working on updating our rooms and amenities.

State of Sao Paulo
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We simply needed a place to stay in Chico while visiting friends. But here we not only had clean and functional rooms but particularly we had the warm welcome and care of the owner and staff. We felt very at home and comfortable. Throughout my winter travels on the West Coast, this is the only inn/motel that I have felt...

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ABVIChico, Front Office Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for taking the time to write your detailed review. We are pleased to read, that we could exceed your expectations and that you felt very well in our Hotel ABVI Chico. Thank you for mentioning the friendly staff and the nice rooms. Once again thank you for choosing our Hotel for your recent trip...

Reviewed 9 March 2016

I highly recommend this hotel as a great place to stay in Chico. It is well located in Downtown Chico and very reasonable. The staff are very friendly and courteous and the facility is very well maintained and clean. It is right across from a wonderful craft brew pub, The Winchester Goose, Chico Natural Foods, Amigos de Acapulco, Leon Bistro...

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ABVIChico, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We very much appreciate the feedback.

Chico, California
Reviewed 20 February 2016

It was smooth and laid back.....with plenty of good scenery....good food and excellent transportation to go shopping at your chioce outlets...and casino's. Swimming pool for a little recreational muse...and has plenty of parking space for travelers...

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 5 February 2016

The hotel was clean and accessible. A no frills hotel but provides great comfort. My experience with Josephine was of the greatest customer service experiences i've ever had. I would stay again in a heartbeat if only to experience such great customer service again.

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Reviewed 28 January 2016

I stay here often on business. Even though it is in the lowest range pricewise, I've never had a problem. Minor issues (need more towels, internet's out, etc.) are addressed quickly. The rooms and furniture are older, but always clean. No bad smells! (If you stay in low price motels, you know what I'm talking about.) Parking right outside your...

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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 22 January 2016

I was very pleased to spend a night at this hotel. close to downtown, free wifi, clean rooms, comfortable beds, and the manager, Manju, was very accommodating and helpful. When i come back to Chico, i will definitely stay here.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
America's Best Value Inn Chico is placed right in the middle of beautiful downtown Chico! We are walking distance from all the best restaurants and night life that Chico has to offer. We are also only a short distance away from certain attractions such as Sierra Nevada Brewery, One Mile Recreation Area, and only walking distance to California State University Chico, as well as Bidwell Mansion. While you're enjoying your stay with us in Chico, don't forget to visit Bidwell Park, the 3rd largest Municipal Park in the country! Bidwell Park features attractions such as swinning holes like Bear & Salmon Hole, and others such as the Diversion Dam. Chico is a great place for recreational travelers, and business travelers alike. When visiting don't forget to call America's Best Value Inn Chico, where it's our mission to make your stay as comfortable as can be. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn

Address: 740 Broadway St, Chico, CA 95928-5528 (Formerly Chico Days Inn)
Region: United States > California > Chico
Price Range: $91 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 39
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Also Known As:
Days Inn Chico
Chico Days Inn
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“room right by swimming pool are comfty”
 of 5 bubbles mackbillymosis, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a room nearer the office - if there are noisy neighbors, they're usually at the other end of the building.”
 of 5 bubbles joemU4942RA, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Find a different hotel or at least check out the room before you give them your money.”
 of 5 bubbles williamLF, 5 Dec 2014 | Read review
“If you have to stay here get an upstairs room.”
 of 5 bubbles poppyl363, 8 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Uppers (imo) are always better than lower units.”
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