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Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed two previous nights each in different rooms and rooms were decent. Great place to crash for shower and bed and quiet. Only complaint was third night stayed on 2nd floor and woke up to leaking roof. Had to leave early for emergency but would have complained.

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ZPaulReynolds, Guest Relations Manager at Best Budget Inn Sandusky, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to rate and review your recent stay with us. We're glad to hear that you found value in your stay--but really sorry you had to encounter the roof leak. I'm hopeful that you made this known to our on-site staff so that it could be timely rectified!

Monroe, Michigan
Reviewed 12 June 2015

room was dirty carpet was not vacuumed in months paid for a double got stuck with a single for same price no discount staff was not helpful will not stay here again. tv did not work only 1 hair dryer for entire complex. worst hotel stay I have had.

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ZPaulReynolds, Guest Relations Manager at Best Budget Inn Sandusky, responded to this review

I'm sorry we could not exceed your expectations during your recent stay with us. As you may or may not know, we are a seasonal property and you stayed with us during the very early part of our summer season. We have worked out many of the kinks and I can assure you that comments, such as yours, has made...

Westland, Michigan
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Check in is at "3" I arrived a half hour early and the room was not ready. No big deal except the hotel said my room would not be ready till 4pm. They had gave me the keys to our room so after we went out to eat and came back at 4:30 and went to "our room" only to...

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ZPaulReynolds, Guest Relations Manager at Best Budget Inn Sandusky, responded to this review

We are very sorry to hear that we were not able to exceed your expectations--but glad that we could accommodate you at one of our other properties for your inconveniences. We own and operate 10 hotels in the area and are often able to resolve problems by transferring guests to our other properties--clearly, we take care of our guests! As...

Lima, Ohio
Reviewed 10 June 2015

The pictures shown was not at all truthful. When we arrived to check in, the smell of the lobby was terrible. We were told that she was not sure if our room was ready or not. She gave us our room key and said we could go check? The "maid service" looked to consist of a couple young kids cleaning...

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ZPaulReynolds, Guest Relations Manager at Best Budget Inn Sandusky, responded to this review

I'm sorry that we weren't able to exceed your expectations during your recent stay with us. As you may know, we are a seasonal property and, as such, we basically have to hire all new people at the beginning of the season and train them appropriately. As we're now over a month into our season, many of the bumps have...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

Room smell was killing me. I called a staff lady who felt the same and did room spray but it did not help. AC kept making loud noise whole night. However it was the cheapest one but still it was overpriced for its kind of hotel.so spend some more money and don't spoil your vacation.

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ZPaulReynolds, Guest Relations Manager at Best Budget Inn Sandusky, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to rate and review your recent stay with us. We are in the process of transforming this hotel to a Magnuson property and with this, there are a number of issues we are aware of that we're working on addressing. Your comments don't surprise us but certainly do help us in prioritizing what work...

Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

We found this terrible place through expedia. While the girl at the desk was very nice there was no way I was going to attempt to even try to lay in this disgusting room. I did post a picture of what our room looked like. I would have rather stayed in my car then step got back in that room....

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ZPaulReynolds, Guest Relations Manager at Best Budget Inn Sandusky, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to rate and review your recent stay with us. I am sorry that we weren't able to meet all of your expectations. Although this property is aimed at the budget-conscience consumer, there's no reason to expect anything less than clean, comfortable, safe accommodations. We are still working on transforming this property to a Magnuson...

Michigan
Reviewed 26 July 2014

Checked into this hotel at 11:45 pm after a fun day at Cedar Point. I was told by front desk that our room was not ready, really? Waiting in the lobby for 20 minutes then was taken to our room. My first thought was dated & old! The bed was not made, trash in room and the toilet was broke....

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ZPaulReynolds, Guest Relations Manager at Best Budget Inn Sandusky, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your recent experience with our hotel. I am very sorry that we were not able to meet (and exceed) your expectations. Although this property is geared toward the budget-conscience traveler, there's no reason to expect anything less that clean and comfortable accommodations. Your comments will absolutely be shared with...

Crestview Hills, Kentucky
Reviewed 16 June 2014

We have stayed here before when it was a Budget Inn in 2013. The new ownership has installed new carpeting and bedding. I highly recommend for the Value ($62.50) . Easy parking on ground floor. Extremely comfortable beds, clean bathrooms and very hot water. The continental breakfast needs to be improved. (No hot water or tea bags for my wife)...

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ZPaulReynolds, Guest Relations Manager at Best Budget Inn Sandusky, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to rate and review your recent stay with us. We're pleased that you found all of the upgrades and remodeling to this property to your liking and that you found value in your stay. We're constantly working to improve what we have to offer to our guests so your comments regarding the continental breakfast...

Plum, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 19 February 2014

High-priced, very dirty, low quality, just a total mess. I took a shower but I may have been cleaner but not doing so. The ceiling was coming apart, the walls were ugly, there was nothing good about this place.

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ZPaulReynolds, Guest Relations Manager at Best Budget Inn Sandusky, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. As you can see from change in name and brand of hotel, this property is under new management and has undergone a massive renovation and transformation. I would urge you to check us out and see all of the wonderful updates we've made since your last visit. We know you'll be pleasantly surprised!

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 28 August 2013

My girlfriend and I ran up to Sandusky for quick get away to go to cedar point ... I already knew there are not many classy hotels to stay at in hillbilly Sandusky to choose from so my options were very limited. I just wanted to find somewhere close to cedar point just so we could pretty much pass out....

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ZPaulReynolds, Guest Relations Manager at Best Budget Inn Sandusky, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to rate and review your recent stay at this property. Although the property is most assuredly geared and marketed toward the more budget-conscience consumer, there is no reason to expect anything less than clean, comfortable, safe accommodations. Your input gives us the opportunity to go back to our staff and train and re-train where necessary....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Renovated for the summer of 2014, the the Best Budget Inn Sandusky is a big savings hotel! Bring the family and friends along to enjoy our selection of larger 1, 2, and 3 bedroom family-style rooms, as well as rooms with a separate two-person Jacuzzi. Your stay includes free wi-fi internet access, HBO and ESPN, free local calls, and an outdoor pool. We also offer a game room, laundry service, and easy access to local restaurants, shopping, and entertainment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Budget Inn Sandusky

Address: 5918 Milan Rd, Sandusky, OH 44870-5866 (Formerly Magnuson Hotel Sandusky)
Region: United States > Ohio > Sandusky
Price Range: $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Best Budget Inn Sandusky 1.5*
Number of rooms: 56
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