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San Luis Obispo, California
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10 reviews
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

ok motel, but be sure and get your rate firmed...seems to change when you get there. It is a little pricey for the condition of the motel, but clean enough to stay at. It is right off the highway and highly visible for your safety. It is not quite as nice as some of the others in town, but clean.

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Sacramento, California
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91 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Our room was neat and clean but it was not great for sleeping. For one, Hwy 395 is busy, pretty much 24/7, but also there is a patio area for smokers that some folks like to hang out in late at night and their voices carry. The water pressure in the shower was fantastic which served me well to clean... More 

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Logan, Utah
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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

My brother and I had hitched a ride into town to pick up our JMT resupply. Not knowing anything about Independence we walked down the street until we found this place. Paul was awesome! He offered us beds in the bunkhouse for $25 per night. Laundry service for $7 (well worth it). And was supper flexible with our schedule. Great... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We loved our two night stay here, during our trip from Australia. We walked in on a boiling hot day in June, without a booking, on a weekend where everything in town was booked out (July 4 weekend). The owners were incredibly helpful and friendly, organized for us to have two nights in two rooms, arranging it so we could... More 

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Thank OzSwaggie
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I stayed here after an accident on Mt. Whitney. The room was cozy and clean. Leslie, who was working the office, was incredibly sweet! She helped care for me during my stay. I know that my husband and I will stay here again when we return!

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West Jordan, Utah, United States
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40 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The room was clean and modest, but not nice enough for how much it cost. I'm amazed the market allows motels in such a small town to charge that much especially when they didn't serve breakfast. The air conditioning didn't work very well, so it was too hot in the room.

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Zalom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2015

My wife and I made two visits to the Independence Courthouse Motel this summer as we were hiking two segments of the John Muir Trail, and entered both segments of the trail at Onion Valley's Kearsarge Pass. First to head South, and the second to head North. The owner's and staff of the Motel could not be more courteous and... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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113 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

This motel is the one you book, when around!!! No doubt! The lady of the house welcomes you in her super-small, but cosy lobby and you just feel home. Thanks to her. No nonsence, just honest warmth. Fancy a BBQ? They have one jn the back. Ice? They have it. The price is cheap, if you consider what you get.... More 

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Menomonie, WI
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Never in my lief have I seen any motel lower their rates by nearly half for someone who is recovering from a medical issue. They did that for me and the owners/managers are quite possibly the friendliest people that I have met on this planet. The room is super clean. It comes with a big-screen TV with multiple channels. The... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

This is a very simple, yet clean and extremely friendly place to stay. I stayed here two nights while hiking the PCT and it was perfect. Along with regular rooms they have a hostel/bunk room, a large sitting area with bbq's and a fire pit. The onsite manager (who also happens to be a chef!) was nice enough to make... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Independence Courthouse Motel

Address: 157 North Edwards, Independence, CA 93526
Region: United States > California > Independence
Price Range: €71 - €92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Just stay here! Highly recommended!”
 of 5 bubbles starshine90, 8 Jun 2015 | Read review
“just talk to the desk, they are very friendly and very helpful.”
 of 5 bubbles 796christyb, 12 May 2015 | Read review
“Check the Air Conditioner to make sure it meets your noise level requirements.”
 of 5 bubbles srarakawa, 1 Sep 2014 | Read review
“I was alone so chose a single but there were others to choose from. Felt very safe there.”
 of 5 bubbles JoJ159, 6 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Very small hotel, any room is ok”
 of 5 bubbles Stockmboy, 5 Jun 2012 | Read review
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