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Americas Best Value Inn-St. Louis / Downtown

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South Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2014

I don't like hotels and I don't like cities, but camp sites are hard to come by in St. Louis. After agonizing over the many, many horrible reviews here, I decided to go for it and book it anyway. I was pleasantly surprised. - The parking lot seemed about as secure as it could be in a city. We had... More 

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6 Thank mikebickerson
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

This place was a joke, we stayed for four nights and were overcharged for our stay. I could have booked for less that day than what I did booking in advance and management and corporate would not honor the price. We also had no hot water on final day, housekeeping came to our room only once, a/c did not work... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2014

I stayed in this hotel while I was driving from New York to Nevada. St. Louis itself was a midway point so we chose a hotel that was cheap enough but still close to the ballpark. We could have easily walked to the ballpark for the game. It was almost a straight shot from the hotel to Busch Stadium, but... More 

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1 Thank caitlin q
Halifax, United Kingdom
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343 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2014

We stayed here as part of our Rt66 road trip. We knew we not going to spend much time in the hotel so we didn't want to spend too much money on our rooms. We had a first floor room which had a view of a breeze block wall. The rooms were spacious and clean with a big TV. There... More 

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Beenleigh, Queensland, Australia
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51 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2014

I have mixed emotions about this hotel. We arrived on dusk and while my partner was checking in I sat in the car. There was some sort of 'meeting' in the car park between two parties and an awful lot of rats running around. I was pleasantly surprised by the standard of the room, it was very nice but very... More 

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Thank Joanne P
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 June 2014

I stay there a few days ago. The room was ok. The noisy level is extremely high due to the closeness of the hwy. There are no stores around the area. I would not recommended due to the lack of service

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Aldie, Virginia, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2014

It's good for an overnight stay where all you're doing is sleeping. It's not THAT bad. Room was clean, employees were nice. I'd say it's on the edge of where you want to be...Go any further north and it might be a little unsafe, but the Four Seasons is right across the street, and the arch is pretty close. The... More 

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Thank Neva S
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2014

Stayed in this hotel and found a syringe under the bed. We notified the night clerk and he said there was nothing he could do. We spent $400 dollars to stay in another hotel that night. We tried to get a refund the next day and were told to call the owner that Wednesday. We called Wednesday and were told... More 

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3 Thank wahln
Branson, Missouri
2 reviews
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Reviewed 8 February 2014

I honestly cannot say enough how terrible this place is. We paid $75 for what should have been a ksuite with a king bed, sleeper couch, non smoking, with HBO and a hot breakfast. What we got was a room that not only smelled like smoke, but there was an ashtray inside. Only one Channel on the tv worked, which... More 

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2 Thank HeidiMae
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Reviewed 16 January 2014

We chose to lose our money. Walked into check in. The place was filthy. Totally unsafe area. Chose to lose our money then spend the night here. We left went to another motel 5 miles down the road. NOT A SAFE PLACE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!DO NOT STAY Don't book a reservation either you will not get your money back

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of busy downtown St. Louis, which is known as the Gateway to the West and the home of American brewing. Our hotel is situated next to the new Lumiere Place Casino and is only 2 blocks away from the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Bureau. Most of the area's main attractions are located nearby, such as famous Busch Stadium, the Edward Jones Dome, and the majestic and historic Gateway Arch. Take a tour of the Anheuser-Busch factory or visit the Blues Museum. Spend a fun-filled day with family at the St. Louis Zoo, the Missouri Botanical Gardens, or at any of the numerous museums in the area. Trust us to be your home away from home as you explore all that St. Louis has to offer. All guest rooms feature free wireless high-speed Internet access, cable TV with HBO, iron with ironing board, large work desk, alarm clock, and free local calls. Some additional amenities provided upon request if available include microwaves, fridges, hairdryers, and cribs. At Americas Best Value Inn St. Louis Downtown, We've Got You Covered from the time you hit the road until your head hits the pillow. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Americas Best Value Inn-St. Louis / Downtown

Address: 1100 N 3rd Street, Saint Louis, MO 63102 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
Region: United States > Missouri > Saint Louis > Riverfront
Price Range: $110 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn-St. Louis / Downtown 2*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Americas Best Value Inn-St. Louis / Downtown Hotel Saint Louis
Econolodge Saint Louis
Econo Lodge Saint Louis
Saint Louis Econo Lodge
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“The elevator is a little old and a bit shaky, so ground floor would be best if a flight of stairs are difficult for you.”
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