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    Best Budget Inn

    13008 State Highway 96, Carthage, MO 64836-7144
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (11)
    Room & Suite (4)
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    • Excellent57%
    • Very good28%
    • Average15%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    “older motel” (3 reviews)
    “bagels” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    5 Nov6 Nov
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 32 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Generally, I wary of "budget" motels, but this was a pleasant surprise. I had heard good things from a lot of Route 66 travelers, so decided to give it a try. Check-in was smooth and painless and I got a couple suggestions for places to...More

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is a Route 66 period motel that is kept clean and in good condition but decorated for the period. Security cameras helped to make us feel safe. The only issue experienced was that both bedside lights had their switches removed so we couldn't turn...More

    Thank WChamplin
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Decent place, not so much of a breakfast as they call it. Clean and everything worked. Quoted me one price with my discount when i reserved the room. But then charged me the regular price at check in. It was only a few bucks but...More

    Thank Tim K
    Reviewed 8 July 2017

    My family of 5 stayed at this motel in early July 2017. This family-owned motel was perfectly accommodating in the following ways: owners are extremely friendly; rooms are spacious; new carpet and paint; CLEAN; mid-century design touches; beautiful location next to a lake and large...More

    Thank C W
    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    I enjoyed my stay at the Best Budget Inn. I arrived in the late afternoon on a warmish day, and decided to go for an early evening stroll around Kellogg Lake, which is right next to the motel. While I was walking, I found one...More

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    • US$54 - US$63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 13
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    • Missouri >
    • Carthage
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    Sherry S
    14 October 2015|
    Response from Laurent B | Reviewed this property |
    I don't recall having a hair dryer in my room! Better bring your own.
    7 September 2014|
    Response from krmtrains1 | Reviewed this property |
    Just wanted to clear that up! Thanks again for a great stay!
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    "East end is closer to the ice machine."
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