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Americas Best Value Inn

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Bathgate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Place is completely run down and very tired looking. Bedrooms need gutted and completely refurnished and redecorated. In fact it might be cheaper to demolish the rebuild. It was not even that cheap compared to other budget hotels.

Thank ianwilsonstrachan
abvisanford, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear ianwilsontrachan, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We have been doing some work around the property such as remodeling bathrooms, repaved parking lot, purchased new drapes. The work we are performing is ongoing and we hope to have made the necessary improvements in the next several months. I am sorry that we could not meet your expectations....

Southern Pines, North Carolina
Reviewed 25 August 2016

This was the worst hotel in I have ever stayed in . The bed was not made when I entered the room, they charged my card double . My room had roaches crawling in the bathroom . Toilet was not clean so I ended up just sleeping in the chair in the bedroom and I did not open my luggage...

1Thank Greg L
abvisanford, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Greg L, I am concerned about the issues you had mentioned in your review. I apologize for any inconveniences you experienced while staying with us. Sorry for not getting back with you sooner. We do have a licensed a pest control company who routinely treats our rooms. We would have gladly changed your room had we known of the...

Columbus, Georgia
Reviewed 17 September 2015

This might be becoming kind of boring for people but here is another case of a member of the AAHA buying up another motel, not putting any money in it's upkeep, losing one motel chain franchise and buying into another. This used to be an EconoLodge. When the motel was an EconoLodge, there used to be a restaurant and a...

1Thank Rev Johannes M
abvisanford, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Rev Johannas M, On behalf of the staff and management, I would like to personally apologize to you for the issues you experienced while staying with us. We are currently beginning to update our rooms including renovating the bathroom areas, and purchasing new flat screen TV's. We hope that these updates will improve the overall experience for future guests....

Reviewed 19 April 2015

I have been staying here for years as my duty station is in Sanford. The management has always addressed any concerns and have remodeled and modernized many of the rooms. As for the review concerning the sink all plumbing backs up eventually and I am certain when it was brought to managements attention it was corrected. The manager Rakesh and...

2Thank cecil w
abvisanford, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Cecil W, We appreciate you taking your time to write this nice review for our property. Thank You, for staying at our property, and in your future stays we will ensure that you enjoy your time at our hotel. Regards, Rakesh-Manager Americas Best Value Inn-Sanford, NC

North Carolina
Reviewed 17 June 2014

This has to be the worst place I have stayed in ever. Although we had a pool view, it was filled with dirt and grass. Twice we had to get the manager to let us in the room as our key would not work. the toilet paper holder fell off the wall and the sink was stopped up and black...

3Thank NewJerseyMac
abvisanford, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear NewJerseyMac, Thank you for sharing a review with us in 2014. Sorry for taking so long to get back to you. I am sorry to hear about the issues you experienced during your visit. We take all complaints seriously. We have plans to renovate the pool area which has been closed for quite some time. Hopefully this will enhance...

Clemmons, North Carolina
Reviewed 20 March 2014 via mobile

I arrived in the daytime and the first thing I noticed was two dead birds hanging out of the roofing for the walkway. Sat on one of my double beds and it plopped right of the frame. The first morning I woke up I had an incredible headache and my tonsils swollen to the point I could barely stand to...

6Thank ag23837
abvisanford, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear ag23837, On behalf of the staff of Americas Best Value Inn, I would like to apologize for the negative experience you had in 2014. I understand that you had pink eye and I can understand how you must feel. However, pink eye can be spread in any business. I have not had any other staff or guests experience any...

Daytona Beach, Florida
Reviewed 17 September 2013

The first room they tried to put us in was disgusting! The bath tub had several different levels of rings that were dried up mud (or black mold) and the linens were gross. Went back up to the office and they put us in another room just down the hall, claiming they knew nothing about the issues in the first...

3Thank cdafrogz66420
abvisanford, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Florida Resident Sorry for not being able to get to your response, as soon as possible. I apologize for your inconveniences, and in the future I hope that you have a better stay at this location. This day, our customer had left the milk container outside on the counter, and our breakfast cereal tray was open for a...

Woodbridge, Virginia
Reviewed 4 November 2012

First room they gave us and the door lock didn't work and only worked with the manager's card. Then we got a room on the second floor instead of our preferred lower floor. Even though the place is almost empty, they said they had no rooms available on the bottom floor..... Bathroom is dirty, moldy and the beds are very...

6Thank jnevitt
abvisanford, Manager at Americas Best Value Inn, responded to this review

Dear jnevitt, Thank you for taking the time to share a review with us. I am very concerned about the issues you encountered during your stay. Please know that all complaints will be further investigated and the appropriate action taken. We hope that you give us another opportunity in the future. Regards, Rakesh-Manager Americas Best Value Inn-Sanford, NC

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Smoking rooms available
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Historic Sanford, North Carolina. Sanford is situated in the heart of North Carolina and has a rich history as a small southern railroad town. Popular area attractions include the Railroad House Historical Society, Frank Theatres, Sanford Golf Course, Downtown Sanford, Imagination Station, and House-In-The-Horseshoe Historic Site. After a fun filled day of sightseeing in the Stanford area, enjoy a delicious meal at one of the local restaurants such as Hunan Chinese Restaurant, Larry's Southern Kitchen Buffet, Luli Sushi Restaurant or Burger King. Our friendly 24-hour front desk staff is here to help make Americas Best Value Inn Sanford your hotel of choice. Start your day right with our free daily continental breakfast. Children age 12 and under always stay free in their parent's room with existing bedding. Relax in the privacy of your own guest room with amenities including free wireless high-speed Internet access, mini-fridge, microwave, data port, satellite TV, sitting area, and desk with lamp. At Americas Best Value Inn Sanford, 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

Address: 1143 N Horner Blvd, Sanford, NC 27330-9444 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
Region: United States > North Carolina > Sanford
Price Range: £44 - £51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Americas Best Value Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 98
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Also Known As:
Econo Lodge Sanford
Sanford Econo Lodge
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“look for rooms in an other hotel!”
ianwilsonstrachan, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Please do not stay here.........for your own good , especially if you have kids.”
greglU2487MV, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Go find another hotel and avoid this one like the plague!!!”
cdafrogz66420, 16 Sep 2013 | Read review
“Go someplace else.”
jnevitt, 4 Nov 2012 | Read review
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