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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed one night and was happy to leave in the morning. On the plus side, the entire complex is adorable. Little brick cottages with carports, old style 66. Reasonable rates ($60), clean. On the down side, not all rooms have fridge or microwave, and while mine had them, the fridge was only a little colder than the room. The...

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Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Any motel is going to get a bad rap in the modern age of completely characterless, overpriced hotel rooms that are outwardly perfect in every way - and I'd be willing to bet a motel with carports is going to earn a certain reputation. I was honestly surprised and impressed with my stay here: courteous desk and cleaning staff, a...

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New Mexico
Reviewed 7 September 2015

This place is a gem! It was clean, quiet, safe and affordable. It is set back from the road and we loved the covered garage parking. If you like fine luxury hotels then please don't stay here and then give a bad review. This place is old and could use updating, but it's sweet and charming as is. It's a...

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Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Carport feature was nice but was filled with debris. Mattress needed replacing. Room seemed clean except for the shower. It needed a lot of cleaning. Had to wear flip flops in the shower and saw what looked like blood spot on the wall of the shower. There was old used soap from previous occupant in the shower. Water backed up...

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Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Wayside Motel was apparently originally built in 1940 and, while it shows, it maintains a certain charm that you can't find at too many places. You won't get all the frills of a corporate chain here (no wi-fi, pool, or continental breakfast), but our room was clean and exceptionally quiet, our pillows mattress were new and comfortable, and the shower...

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Roanoke, Virginia
Reviewed 12 March 2012

Called here in march to reserve a room for mid may. was told by the person on the phone that they had plenty of rooms "just come on in" I will find accommodations elsewhere so that I can rest assured that I have a place to sleep after a long days ride on route 66

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Address: 7800 Watson Rd, Saint Louis, MO 63119-5409
Region: United States > Missouri > Saint Louis
Price Range: $59 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20

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  • At what time does the pool open each day?