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South of the Border

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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible23%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First off lower all your standards, bring you sense of humor, extra blankets and a space heater if you want to have a decent night here. HAD I known how terrible the motel rooms were I would have kept driving. Rusted fridge, heater wouldn't go...More

Thank Shawna M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here a number of times over the years. Still as quirkey, but fun especially if you have children. They can still see the wonder and fun of about anything. Plastic dinosaurs, polka dot elephants, tiny molded ponies, think of it and SOB probably has...More

Thank KK1951
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Always passed this place by on the way to/from trips to NJ. Off of I95 used to have many signs along the way. The only good thing is buying fireworks. My family spent one night many years ago, do't remember the hotel name. Lousy. Stay...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

You can be "kitchy" but you need to provide some kind of amenities. For a cheaper rate, you get much more at a choice hotel chain room. "South of the Border" charges around $80-90 a night. They provide no amenities like breakfast, in room coffee...More

Thank Fashioncory
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Would NOT recommend staying in this town, because it's really an outdated cliché. There is only one restaurant in the whole town, that served terrible food and crappy service. No hamburger bun, fly in the ice cream, and crazy over priced. The hotel started out...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Indoor pool
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
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Price range
US$45 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$45 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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caroladam1056
8 March 2017|
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Response from Kristina S | Reviewed this property |
It is yes.
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Rosey254
12 January 2017|
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Response from james u | Reviewed this property |
This is a question best asked directly of the motel staff
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Adriana M
5 September 2016|
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Response from spoonll | Reviewed this property |
12(noon) is ck out . May I add,perfect for another dip in that indoor pool before departure. happy travel...
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"Towards the front of the hotel is more walkable to restaurants."
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