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    Mother Lode Motel

    1940 Broadway, Placerville, CA 95667-9001
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    Overview
    • Excellent20%
    • Very good40%
    • Average15%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible16%
    1 Apr 2017
    “Basic, but clean and comfortable”
    2 weeks ago
    “Dishonest owner.”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 January 2014

    Very friendly staff (=owners); nice, clean rooms; inexpensive, too - nothing fancy, but nobody says it is: It is the perfect place for everybody looking for a motel while you're on a roadtrip. Take a dip in the pool, perfect start for your day. Like!

    2  Thank Kelly P
    Reviewed 20 November 2013

    Pulled in late, was beyond tired. Owner met me at the open desk, no plastic, no outside window. She was VERY pleasant, cordial, soothing. She said she had two different price schedules, for different size rooms and beds. I opted for the full-size, for $44...More

    4  Thank Abie S
    Reviewed 12 November 2013

    This is becoming our stop for our yearly Apple Hill and wine country weekend. This time we stayed in the neighboring property. It was newly redone with new carpet and furnishings and was clean as always. The owners are very friendly and accommodating. This was...More

    1  Thank kbirds
    Reviewed 26 July 2013

    i'd like to update the current listing of reviews. We stayed there yesterday, prior to a rafting trip. the owner has definitely made some improvements since the 2010 reviews. The three pillows were nice and there were more than enough towels for the 2 of...More

    1  Thank avissantacruz
    Reviewed 13 May 2013 via mobile

    We enjoyed staying at Mother Lode, it was the only place we could find that took pets in Placerville other than the historic hotel in town. It was cozy and seemed clean. I liked the slightly old fashioned feel to it too.

    1  Thank Sanaila
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$69 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 52
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    • Placerville
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    • Mother Lode Hotel Placerville
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