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Wichita KS
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99 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

My daughter and I were traveling through Iowa and since our route took us through Oskaloosa, I booked and prepaid online. The evening I was to arrive I got a call on my cell phone from the owner, Vicky, who kindly asked me if I was planning on a late arrival. I told her we were just a few minutes... More 

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Concord, North Carolina
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2016

What a nice place! The female owner was the only person we dealt with and she was very friendly and helpful. The ice machine was empty one day and she said she would go to the convenience store next door and get some for us. (We didn't take her up on the offer because we needed a little walk after... More 

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Thank 159lisab1972
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62 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We loved our stay! The staff was extremely friendly and went out if thier way to say hello whenever we were outside. We made a last minute decision to do the Knoxville races for the weekend and this motel had a cancellation. Our room was spotless and the bathroom was mostly updated and perfectly clean. At first it smelled like... More 

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La Mirada, California
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66 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Happy to report that I stayed at the Budget Inn again this year and had the same wonderful friendly experience I had before. Vickie and all her helpers keep the Inn spotless and are so accommodating. Feels like a home away from home. Beds are so comfortable -- never feel rushed out of room -Wendy and all the house keeping... More 

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Thank Barbara H
Des Moines, Iowa
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Everyone saying "Great Ratings", "Well Maintained", "Wonderful Place". We had a room and friends had a room. Beds were ok. Wife and daughter forgot their conditioner and was going to use the hotel's but there was two shampoos and no conditioner. Friend's shower was literally a 1 yard by 1 yard standing shower that had a dangerous drain you wanted... More 

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Thank Abby Z
Oskaloosa, Iowa
1 review
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Stayed there on my business trip and It was a wonderful place in such a small town.. will definitely stay again. it was in a good location with easy access to downtown Oskaloosa and other landmarks. the bed was very comfortable with plenty of channels to watch on TV.

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Thank Charles S
Des Moines, Iowa
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74 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

This place is very old but well maintained. Everything was very clean. Not too many places to stay in this town. This place looks kind of dumpy from the street but its ok. I would stay here again if I had to. My shower was recently re-tiled and was nice except there was no place to put shampoo or soap.... More 

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Thank Mike K
Des Moines, Iowa
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 November 2015

I stayed at the Budget Inn in Oskaloosa last night because it was rated #1 by TripAdvisor among the 5 motels in that little town. I found out that I could trust TripAdvisor "reviewers" in that it was just what they claimed it to be - an older motel but very clean. If we were given the choice between older... More 

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Thomasville, Georgia
1 review
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

Awesome people! Nice rooms for a great price. Don't go anywhere else. I've stayed for 3 months and it's a home away from home. I wouldn't go anywhere else and I'll say stay here!!! And the mike and Vicky they will go out off they way to make you stay pleasant.....

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Midway, Utah
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114 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2015

We spent one night here while traveling. The woman at the desk was friendly and helpful, providing local information and making sure we had a room that would work well with children. The motel is old, however it appears they have tried to update it. The rooms are clean and a good size, however the bathroom was very small. There... More 

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Thank Lynn J

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
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Additional Information about Budget Inn

Address: 1210 A Ave E, Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Region: United States > Iowa > Oskaloosa
Price Range: £52 - £52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Budget Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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“I prefer rooms on first floor, there is no elevator”
 of 5 bubbles L2435ZKbarbarah, 11 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a tub and not a standing shower.”
 of 5 bubbles 999abbyz, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Book in advance - owner very accommodating to special needs”
 of 5 bubbles L2435ZKbarbarah, 1 May 2015 | Read review
“Call in advance because they are always booked.”
 of 5 bubbles 163pattyw, 9 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a suite deal, they hook it up good.”
 of 5 bubbles jack_traveler607, 2 May 2013 | Read review
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