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    Matador Motel

    1934 Esplanade, Chico, CA 95926-2358
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (10)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Room & Suite (2)
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    Overview

    • Excellent0%
    • Very good35%
    • Average42%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible14%
    5 Jul 2016
    “The rooms smell, are quite old, bad motel”
    26 Apr 2016
    “What happened to this Chico institution?”
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    Oxford Suites Chico
    986 reviews
    #1 of 17 hotels in Chico
     
    Ramada Plaza Chico
    499 reviews
    #7 of 17 hotels in Chico
     
    Quality Inn, Near Chico State
    255 reviews
    #3 of 17 hotels in Chico
     
    Hotel Diamond
    255 reviews
    #2 of 17 hotels in Chico
     
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    Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

    Came here for Chico State related visit. I will not stay here again. . Extremely old, the is no charm to. The rooms smell musty and smokey in the nonsmoking rooms. This antiqued piece of junk should be bulldozed and put to rest. I wouldn't...More

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    Reviewed 26 April 2016

    When we visit family, we always stay here. On this trip we were sorely disappointed. It was dirty, bathroom fixtures were missing and it felt run down. There were only a few rooms beings occupied, but we were placed on the side where people were...More

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    Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

    Nice, quiet, near hospital. Old motel, feels safe, peacful. Wi-fi was spotty, pool was wonderful. I really was rejuvinated during my stay there. I will stay there any time that I am in town.I enjoyed the big Mastiff dogs. THANKS!

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    Reviewed 27 May 2015

    Okay, if your picky, want luxury, free breakfast & a kiss when you walk out then please go to the Mariott.! This place reminds me of my childhood traveling with my parents across country.! Yes, it's a room.! A unique adventure.! The oddities & the...More

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    Reviewed 3 May 2014

    Thanks, Irene; I had to find a place near the Enloe medical center. I arrived late at night, and my wife forgot to make my reservation with ya'll... But you fitted me in, and made me at home for 3-4 days while a sad time...More

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    Oxford Suites Chico
    986 reviews
    #1 of 17 hotels in Chico
     
    Ramada Plaza Chico
    499 reviews
    #7 of 17 hotels in Chico
     
    Quality Inn, Near Chico State
    255 reviews
    #3 of 17 hotels in Chico
     
    Hotel Diamond
    255 reviews
    #2 of 17 hotels in Chico
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Chico
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    Traveller (10)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Room & Suite (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (5)
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    Room Tips
    "In my opinion.! The rooms located on the south side of the motel. They also tend to be more quiet."
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    "Room around back is peaceful..."
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    "Talk to the friendly folks at the front desk"
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