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National 9 Inn Sand Canyon

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Golden, Colorado
Reviewed 20 August 2014 via mobile

We ended up staying here last notice huge mistake. First off the motel said $40 but got there and it became $80.00 then our room: Smelled awful Stained chairs Dirty walls Pubic hair in sink & bathtub Lamp on floor Lights by the bed didn't work Fridge broken I slept in my sleeping bag No ice buckets or ice Staff...

4Thank Mandi w
Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

When we first enter the room you could smell mold or a musty smell. My 7 year old step daughter went & stood in the corner & began crying stating "I don't want to die!" The door had been kicked in, & would not close all of the way. The curtains & wall had blood splattered across them. The bath...

2Thank Lilhoneybee
Reviewed 26 June 2014

Personal appearance of manager didn't instil confidence but he was friendly and helpful. Room was basic and had seen better days in terms of décor and quality of fittings and appliances. We did manage a comfortable sleep on a firm mattress. Wifi connection okay. While room had been cleaned and had a separate bathroom area, it wasn't spotless but was...

1Thank BlackKyle
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 7 June 2014

My booking company moved me here at the last minute Memorial Day weekend when my motel was closed due to a major water leak. The only good on this property was a clean bed with a new mattress. Stucco was falling off the buildings. One could park a sedan or a pickup but not a larger vehicle. The entrance was...

1Thank Rudybaga
East Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Unfortunately, I had booked this place online before we left home as we were touring Colorado and wanted to visit MV., otherwise we would NOT have stayed here! This place is scruffy, dirty, run down, and basic, and would need mega-bucks to bring it up to any acceptable standard. The manger had to sweep the rubbish from the entrance porch...

2Thank NIGEL E
Reviewed 27 May 2014

I am a frugal traveler, therefore comfortable with cheap hotels providing they meet a short list of minimum standards, clean, functional, and safe. This place is not at all clean, absolutely not functional and the safety is dubious as well. The first room had clean linens so the room had been "cleaned" before our arrival. But under the open bathroom...

1Thank wanderingwriter1
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 13 April 2014

Right, this place was cheap, so I had very low expectations. Even those were not met. Went to check in and proprietor guy leapt out of the bathroom zipping up his fly as he walked over. Arrived at the tail end of winter with an overnight temperature of about 34F. Was Assigned a room with over a 1" gap between...

1Thank don r
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Reviewed 28 December 2013

This is a minimal but clean older inn. The prices are extremely reasonable and the facility has WiFi. It is locate adjacent tot good dining facilities. The rooms have a microwave, refrigerator, and cable TV.

2Thank Daniel M
Niagara Falls, New York, United States
Reviewed 27 September 2013

hotel manager was nice, but that's where it ends. our room was filthy, furniture was held together by clear packing take. had a huge hole in cushion. bathroom was filthy, sink falling away from wall. only had 1/4 roll toilet paper and there was no more. we didnt even take our luggage in, we slept in our clothes, got up...

4Thank Larry D
Buena Park, California
Reviewed 11 September 2013

I have stayed in this motel and would like to go again if I visit Cortez, CO. Front desk staff was very inviting. Rooms are good. I paid for queen size room and got King size room with no extra charge. It was hot weather and front desk person offered me a bottle of water. I would recommend to stay...

2Thank DBBoss

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Additional Information about National 9 Inn Sand Canyon

Address: 301 W Main St, Cortez, CO 81321-3132
Region: United States > Colorado > Cortez
Price Range: $59 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — National 9 Inn Sand Canyon 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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