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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 13 August 2012

This 18-room motel sits right next to the freeway, so it's easy to find, but there is (of course) some traffic noise. The (new) windows block most of it, and when we ran the air conditioner, we hardly heard the traffic at all. Beyond that, the rooms are spotless and well maintained, the staff nice, the grounds cute, and the...

2Thank InRenoNow
Livermore, California
Reviewed 20 July 2012

I've stayed in the Colfax Motor Lodge on many occasions. The motel has been remodeled in recent years. The rooms are modest and clean. Because the motel is right next to the freeway the truck noise could bother some people. When I stay there I run the air conditioner and it doesn't bother me. If you are on your way...

1Thank Rick P
West Allis, Wisconsin
Reviewed 9 July 2012

We spent a night at the Colfax Motor Lodge a few months after the new folks took over. When we found that the TV remote for our room was dead, they replaced the battery instantly. Room was nice, if a little old-fashioned (sink outside the bathroom next to the front door). The lodge is a few blocks from the business...

Thank WorkingWriter
Reviewed 27 May 2012

Hotel is totally worth it for the price. Clean was room. Restroom was clean. Couldn't ask more for so less

Thank kappsy
Colfax, California
Reviewed 31 October 2011

This motel is one of the best I have ever been to. The manager and staff are small town friendly with a big heart. Their kindness knows no limit. The environmentally friendly owners have had solar panels installed on a large portion of the roof, providing electricity to the motel. The rooms are very clean. The maids are friendly and...

2Thank Gold101
Reviewed 2 August 2011

I'm there all the time i love the place what's not to love

Thank lmkehn
Southern CAL
Reviewed 8 June 2011

I want to start by totally disagreeing with that one bad review, but thats why I served my country, for freedom of expression. I spent a week here, while attending a course here in Colfax. Not knowing what to expect, I did get what I had hoped for. The ability to study in a calm quiet place. I've experienced a...

4Thank USMarine_11
Reviewed 24 November 2010

We found two reviews about this place & all said good things but I think that the owners or friends wrote those reviews. This motel sits right next to I80 & you can hear every single vehicle that drives on the interstate, especially the semis. They claim that the rooms are recently remodeled but they didn't bother to invest in...

3Thank lildorkfish1
Reviewed 29 December 2008

My Partner and I have stayed at this motel many times throughout the years as we enjoy traveling from Sacramento to Reno on weekend getaways. Stopping in the small town of Colfax is one of our highlights and something we look forward to once or twice a year. Over the years we have noticed a tremendous change in the motel...

1Thank BriGuySacramento
Reviewed 8 July 2006

On our way to Reno, NV we decided to pull over halfway in Colfax and found the Colfax Motor Lodge to be a comfortable and affordable place to stay. It ran us $65.00 for a Friday night stay. From the outside, you'd have to wonder what you were getting yourself into, but once we checked in we were pleasantly surprised....


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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quaint, friendly, clean establishment. Recently renovated rooms, each one unique. Restaurants, fast food, coffee shops and grocery store within steps. Historic rail town, antique shops, ski resorts, Rollins Lake, boating, fishing, hiking and biking trails, golf, river rafting and more within minutes. In-room refrigerator, coffee pot, TV/DVD. Free cable and wireless internet. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colfax Motor Lodge

Address: 550 S Auburn St, Colfax, CA 95713-9038
Region: United States > California > Colfax
Price Range: €46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
Colfax Motor Hotel Colfax
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“All rooms next to freeway.”
Twosaint, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
“If you are a light sleeper, bring some ear plugs to block the sound of passing "18 wheelers" on I-80.”
GTB-SFO, 14 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Only stayed in room 19.”
Gold101, 31 Oct 2011 | Read review
“Just close the bathroom door.:)”
USMarine_11, 8 Jun 2011 | Read review
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