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1415 South 5th Avenue, Pocatello, ID 83201, The USA – Show map
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Outdoor pool (seasonal), Sun terrace
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Vending machine (drinks), 24-hour front desk, Laundry, Fax/photocopying, Barber/beauty shop
Non-smoking rooms, Heating, Air conditioning, Designated smoking area
From 14:00 hours
11:00 - 11:30 hours
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Children and extra beds
All children are welcome.
One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a child's cot/crib.
Extra beds are not available.
The maximum number of children's cots/cribs in a room is 1.
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
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Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
Based on 74 reviews
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Boasting a seasonal outdoor pool, this motel is 11.5 km from Pocatello Regional Airport. All rooms include free WiFi access and cable TV with extended channels. Laundry facilities are located on site....
Score from 41 reviews Review score
Located 3 miles from Idaho State University, this hotel offers a 24-hour reception and a fitness centre. All guest rooms include free Wi-Fi. Free guest parking is available.
Score from 104 reviews Very good
The Rodeway Inn University is located directly across from Idaho State University and Holt Arena, which hosts sporting events and live shows.
Score from 122 reviews Good
Offering an indoor pool and fitness centre, AmeriTel Inn Pocatello is located in Pocatello. Free Wi-Fi access and free guest parking are available.
Score from 67 reviews Very good
It was just a place to sleep
The TV didn't work and they didn't provide the room with shampoo or conditioner only a bar soap. Dark and dingy rooms. Staff was uninterested in how our stay was, not pleased with new management.
The Clerk was very good to us. The rooms reveal their age but are kept clean. Close to amenities.
We were initially put in a room and noticed the linen had not been changed. The clerk immediately put us in a new room.
Lady on the front desk was very friendly.
Room had nothing for soundproofing. Noise from next room prevented getting to sleep.
Good location next to university. Excellent staff and immaculate room. Refrigerator and microwave are nice plus there are enough accessible outlets to charge electronics. --
I've stayed here over several years and it's time to rejuvenate. Bathroom fixtures are stiff and hard to operate. TV is old, pre -HD and the pillows were lumpy.
The price was right.
The motel was very dated. The room was small and the bathroom was in need of updating, especially the tub, which needed to be replaced or at least re-glazed
All as per expectations
All as per expectations
The location was excellent.
There were maintenance, cleanliness, and sanitation issues in the room that should have been clearly visible to staff when readying the room for rental. Room rates and check out times were not posted in the rooms. The ice bucket had no sanitary liner in the bucket, there was no flat space in the bathroom to set anything, no plastic glasses were provided int eh bathroom, and there was no vending machine for ice. There was no lock on the window. Things appeared worn, poorly maintained, and dirty.
The price was awesome and the rooms were spotless! We had 2 rooms with 2 queen beds and 3 of the 4 beds were soft, the 4th was hard. The coffee in lobby was not good, would love to see coffee pots in each room. Overall cleanliness is A+ and we will definitely stay there again.
Coffee in lobby was bad
Very pleasant staff, clean, provided everything I needed, located on Route 30. I'd stay there again.
Cinderblock walls a bit reminiscent of a college dorm...but not paying for ambiance. Poor sound insulation and rowdy men in surrounding rooms. They did Not keep me awake.
Large clean rooms, good beds Old style motel park in front of room. Great for overnight stay.
Easy access from the interstate.
Many repairs needed in the room(lamp did not work, desk area needs repair). Temperature of the shower fluctuated drastically. Stained sheets and hairs found on towels. Poor work from housekeeper in overall cleanliness of the room(windowsill, bathroom)
Big room Friendly Clean enough EASY TO FIND
A bit dated People sanding around ouside smoking
I will be staying at this hotel in the future. The price was just right and the rooms are clean and comfortable. The staff will make you feel safe and welcomed. I am thankful for roadside havens like the Thunderbird.
The staff was very nice...clean rooms....
I didn't like it that it was really far off the trail.......I almost thought we were lost. It's also on a one way street....and a motor home was blocking the way we turned down the street and got hooked at talk about being embarrassed! No shampoos and stuff take your own..... it's like an up grade to a motel 6....
The neighbors next
It seemed like several customers were permanent residents as they took 3 of the 4 washers and then commented when we came in that they could have done their laundry anytime but were told the visitors would be in later in the evening to do a load of laundry.
Slamming of doors ALL night long! No back support from the bed mattress. Wifi not with in range to use.
Location, comfortable beds
No refunds.... Even if you check out early and are a good customer and rented from the hotel directly.
Everything and everyone was great. The accommodations covered all basic needs, and the PRICE WAS RIGHT!
Slow-running drain in the bath tub.
Very friendly and helpful staff
Beds and pillows sucked
Ease of location, Kay the receptionist was very helpful, it was exactly what we were expecting - we weren't expecting a marriott 5 star room, but it worked perfectly for us to roll into town around 11pm, have a place to lay our heads and get up in the morning refreshed. I would stay there again.
Smell of the room was kind of stale, some of the outlets did not work.
I liked that it was cheap and decent. Staff was friendly
I didn't like finding small black hair in the bottom of my "just cleaned" tub or the dirty water spots around the sink on the counter.
Friendly and helpful staff. Good rates
Bed was hard
Room was big; room had character; room had charm. Immensely enjoyed the stay. Do not let the outside "view" of the hotel deter your decision to stay.
Looked like a rat's nest on the outside...but the rest of the stay made up for it.
The people upstairs - no sound insulation.
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