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Budgetel Hotel Glen Ellyn

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Rockford, Illnois
Reviewed 16 September 2011

I was getting married on September 10th and was planning on staying at this hotel for the wedding. I also had about 40 poeple as well planning on staying here. When we arrived at the hotel it looked HORRIBLE! There where windows hanging from the side of the building. The outside had trash all over the place. We where in...

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Alliston, Canada
Reviewed 23 June 2011

Very run down - no maintenance for years, if ever - dirty- bugs seen in room - since I had booked on line I asked to see the room before checking in - we refused to stay and he says he is charging me for one night despite the fact that he first told me there would be no charges...

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3Thank ph1641
Archbold, Ohio
Reviewed 28 January 2011

ABSOLUTELY NASTY!!!! Hotel has a nasty disgusting smell that actually gave me a headache. requested another room after leaving the window open for 30 minutes in 20 degree temps in an attempt to rid the room of the smell, only to close the window and it still smell. The new room was fine until the next morning when I discovered...

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3Thank Dan C
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 23 September 2010

The toilet seat was cracked and nasty. The wood on the door in the bathroom was severed. The side entrance to the hotel had obvious break-in damage that had never been addressed. The hallways smelled horrible The room reeked of smoke even though it was listed (and marked as a non-smoking room) The pillows reeked of smoke and the carpeted...

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2Thank Philosophica82
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 23 September 2010

We only stayed here long enough to find other accomodations for the night. This was a flop house and there was no way I was was staying here with my husband and children. There were gangs, prosititutes, drugs, it was disgustingly filthy, the bed was uncomfortable to sit on, the light in the bathroom didn't work and was filthy so...

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3Thank RitaLyC
Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 17 August 2010

this was the worst hotel i have ever been to. The enviroment seems unsafe with drug users, dealers, prostitutes and pimps. The hallway smelled like mold and smoke. The room was dirty and had roaches. there is only one iron for the entire hotel which you return in one hour and there wasn't an ironing board so you have to...

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2Thank Queenkt08
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 11 June 2010

I made the mistake of picking a hotel on line without checking reviews and just trusting the website I booked it with and the website of the hotel chain's pictures to start... My boyfriend and I took his two kids (girl 10 and boy 8) to stay the night like a mini vacation so we could all go swimming. When...

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6Thank Cair420
Chicago
Reviewed 28 July 2009

Bad service, did not write down room number, gave me wrong directions to my room, no elevators, bad area, people made me feel unsafe, disruptive hotel guests, no information of pool or breakfast, smelled bad, cigarette holes in sheets, broken tv, room was dirty. Please don't ever stay here, very unsafe and unfriendly and horrible experience, we did not even...

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3Thank bstege
traveling
Reviewed 13 August 2008

I stayed already in many hotels worldwide, but this was about the worst. First tried to reserve online - didn't work. Called the reservation line and get a reservation. This reservation was immediately charged to my CC!!! When I arrived, they didn't had my reservation!!! They gave me a room because I had the reservation confirmation (email) printed out, but...

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1Thank ag-traveling
Iowa
Reviewed 12 August 2008

After pulling into the driveway, the place looked rundown, but not too bad, flowers in front, foyer seemed ok. Next door at the Super 8, broken windows in back building, cardboard covering windows. When I checked in, that is where the guy at the desk told me we were going to have to stay. Across the parking lot behind the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
under a new ownership and management 2 Story interior corridor property. I-355, Roosevelt Road exit. Shell Gas and diesel nearby. Restaurants nearby. Metro nearby. FREE parking, HSIA and guest breakfast. Near college of dupage and Wheaton college. Near Odeum Sports and Expo Center, and the National University of Health Science. Indoor swimming pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Budgetel Hotel Glen Ellyn

Address: 675 Roosevelt Rd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137-7691
Region: United States > Illinois > DuPage County > Glen Ellyn
Price Range: $63 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Budgetel Hotel Glen Ellyn 1.5*
Number of rooms: 65
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“Don't stay here. Try other motels in the area. Go north toward Carol Stream or Bloomington.”
 of 5 bubbles the-traveler88, 28 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Do not book room online sight unseen. Might not want to use Expedia which is where we found this motel.”
 of 5 bubbles Tweety19632015, 15 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Drive by this hellhole”
 of 5 bubbles maire5282, 11 Oct 2014 | Read review
“Go to Comfort Inn or Red Roof in Downers Grove just a little bit further, But clean and modern. Not kidding...Totally remodeled”
 of 5 bubbles DianeB705, 9 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Stay in another hotel”
 of 5 bubbles gcbcmgr, 14 Sep 2012 | Read review
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