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Best Budget Inn

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Clay Center, Kansas
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Nice quaint motel on Route 66 thru Carthage, MO. Nice rooms, clean, fresh smelling linens, comfortable stay. Reasonable priced, and has a nice little lake across the road. Room was quiet. Folks at front desk was friendly and helpful. Worth the stay in ever in Carthage , MO.

Thank Bill W
Ada, Oklahoma
Reviewed 21 November 2016

When I booked this hotel, I was a little leary, secondary to the low cost and the photos reminding me of the Bates Motel, from the new series. I decided to take a chance, because sometimes these bad decisions, make the best memories! However, my stay here was very comfortable. The hotel is in a great location in Carthage. It...

Thank lsmith653
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Older motel with very minimum accommodations. Instead of small bars of soap they used a dispenser which was empty. If you prefer and extremely firm or hard mattress this is your place. There were no blankets other than the bedspread on the bed.

Thank Ronda S
Madrid, Iowa
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Small inn ran by very nice couple. On the outside of town near a small lake. Enjoyed the rural atmosphere. Had supper on picnic table. Room clean. Bed comfortable. Continental breakfast with home grown Asian pears. Would definitely stop again! Thanks

1Thank MadridIAtraveler
Cabestany, France
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We paid $57 for a queen bedroom (N°103) which was quite old and needed thorough cleaning. There was a constant smell from the very used carpet and the bed linen was either very old or just not clean. But we needed a rest and we stayed. A nice surprise at breakfast: it was copious and rather good. So for the...

1Thank rimal66
Kansas City, Missouri
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Cycling Route 66 with my friends. Close to our route. Greeted by friendly folks. Had everything a tired cyclist needs clean bed, shower, coffee, breakfast. Even had a micro wave and refrigerator in the room. After cycling 70 plus miles today we were offered a lift to town to eat! Trail Angels are everywhere. God Bless You

Thank Giro20_Hike4Life
Southend, UK
Reviewed 2 September 2016

We stayed in this motel for one night whilst driving Route 66.It was basic but had all we needed and was a great price. What made it great was the pool and the lake. There is a gas station selling beers and alcohol opposite and so we bought a couple of drinks and snacks and had a really pleasant evening...

Thank iloverock
Hickory, North Carolina
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were passing through Carthage MO on our Route 66 trip and decided to stay here for the night. The outside was the appealing factor, very well kept lawns and over looking Lake Kellog. The owner was very friendly and gave us a multitude of information about the area. The motel is vey quaint. The room had...

Thank hckrychick
Crestwood, Kentucky
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Great place, perfect for route 66, very retro but clean, comfortable and quite with a beautiful view of the Kellogg lake, and best of all was Paula at the front desk, awesome! Not only was this a great place to stay but the town of Carthage is full of history and beautiful to walk around in!

Thank ZPJohnston
Warren, Illinois
Reviewed 13 April 2016

If you're looking for big plush bath towels and lots of amenities this isn't a hotel for you. If a clean room, microwave, fridge, flat screen tv, free Wifi, and a bit of breakfast is all you need this is the place. If you need a blow dryer you have to ask. No coffee pot. Older style motel with newer...

Thank Linda G

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Address: 13008 State Highway 96, Carthage, MO 64836-7144
Region: United States > Missouri > Carthage
Price Range: €47 - €62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Best Budget Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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“All rooms easy to get to.”
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“I think all the rooms are pretty equal.”
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