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Kila, Montana
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

From the welcome of the evening desk clerk, to the incredibly comfortable beds, and actually nutritious continental breakfast, this hotel is a win. Was very quiet until the morning shift warmed up their trucks just before sunrise. Felt secure, clean, all good.

Thank Marimbawa
Lancaster, California
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Stayed with the Big Chief Motel for 4 nites in August, 2016 and it was a good choice! The room is large and has refrigerator, microwave, hair dryer 42" inch flat screen, satellite service, and very large, comfortable KING-Size bed. Free breakfast with cold cereal, hard-boiled eggs, bagels, juice, yogurt, toast, coffee, etc. Pool was nice and refreshing and deep....

Thank hi-desertraveler
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This hotel was one of the cheapest in the Elko/Battle Mountain/Winnemucca range, it was right on our route to California, and I loved the name, so we thought we would give it a try. I'm very glad we did. It was a spacious and extremely clean room with a microwave and mini-fridge. The beds were comfy and we didn't hear...

Thank Jenszoo
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2016

We stayed here for one night. It suits its purpose. Reasonably comfortable room, though the flooring could be a bit cleaner. Pool was a bit grimy too. The staff were very polite and friendly. Ideal for an overnight stay between Nevada and California.

Thank Deborah B
Carson City, Nevada
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Arrived on a Monday afternoon for one night. Staff was very friendly and had my reservation ready to go. Non-smoking room was large, clean and comfortable...more than met my requirements. Very good value for the price, will stay again!

1Thank James C
Reviewed 17 July 2016

The bed and pillows were great. The furnishings were up to date. My family enjoyed the pool. Everything else was bad--even though this is a non-smoking place, our room still had a smoky odor. The floor and the walls were not level which made it impossible to lock the bathroom door due to the gap from the door frame. The...

1Thank rpohan
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This motel was not very impressive at all. I think the only think in the room that is newer than the 70's is the tv. The place is pretty run down and is in need of a serious remodeling job. It is always a little concerning when you find dead spiders in your bed...

4Thank Matt M
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We loved coming to this little motel. It was a nice halfway point for us in between UT and CA. My 9 year old son helped me find this motel, based on his 4 requirements. It had to have free wifi, pool, breakfast and comfy beds. We found 3 of these online with search filters, we got the comfy bed...

1Thank Carisa H
Powell, Wyoming
Reviewed 21 May 2016

The bed is, well, you just never want to get out of it; the pillows the same...ooohlala! As for fixing up, all that we could see, and we stayed there going and coming back from California. The decor was well matched, no stripes and plaids mixed together, polka dots and paisley, etc. The comforter was gorgeous, the curtains looked as...

2Thank Barb F
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

This place was exactly what I needed on my long drive cross country. It is more in town than the other hotel but completely worth it. Guy who checked me in was very nice as I showed up without reservation and he got me checked right in. Room was good size,very clean, hot shower, and flat screen tv. Free wifi...

2Thank Jessica W

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Big Chief Motel

Address: 434 West Front Street, Battle Mountain, NV 89820
Region: United States > Nevada > Battle Mountain
Price Range: £58 - £60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Big Chief Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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“second floors, near the back of property is best. Loud and fast Trains sometimes go thru in the middle of the night!!”
 of 5 bubbles hi-desertraveler, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We liked bottom level near the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles carisah2015, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Both of our rooms are good choices. A very good restaurant is near by but I do not recall the name...it is down from the Owl Motel.”
 of 5 bubbles 789barbf, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a pet-free room.”
 of 5 bubbles 183stevej, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Both rooms were comfortable in all ways; we joked that if much higher we would need a step stool...great service with a smile and lots of help if needed.”
 of 5 bubbles 789barbf, 21 Oct 2014 | Read review
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