We checked in Quality Inn around 2:30pm on a Saturday. We have actually stayed at this property before..around 3 years ago. It was nothing fancy then, but it was good enough for a quick weekend stay.
Fast forward to THIS visit. The property has GREATLY decayed since our last visit. The common front area is decent, but the indoor pool has windows CAKED in mildew.
The building was HOT, the hallway AC units were making horrible, groaning noises and putting out hot, wet air. Our room, on the second floor, was inhabitable. The front panel of the AC was laying on the floor in front of the unit. The unit itself was BLASTING hot air, and we couldn't get the unit to function. The refrigerator also didn't work, and the "wood" unit it was in was decaying from moisture, so the refrigerator rocked back and forth. The refrigerator was wet inside from defrosting and was not cool inside. The ceiling in both our room and the halls were SAGGING with moisture and dirt. We changed rooms.
Our second room, on the third floor, was also inhabitable. The AC in the hallway didn't work just like on the second floor. The fridge again didn't work and was wet and warm inside. The lamps in the room didn't work, the front light didn't work, and the bathroom light didn't work. Upon checking with the front desk we were told there were no other rooms and our reservation would be cancelled. And..that's what happened..our reservation was cancelled without trying to give us another room. Not that we WANTED to stay here, but we were left, 5 hours from home, without a room.
Luckily, we were able to find another hotel about one mile away, Mainstay Suites, which was MUCH better. It should be noted that the front desk staff at Mainstay GUESSED where we were coming from and stated that this Quality Inn is getting ready to lose their name because of their deplorable conditions. DO NOT STAY HERE.
Choice Hotels needs to be ashamed of themselves for continuing to allow this place to carry their name and sell rooms to unsuspecting families!
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