"This hotel is a great choice. It's about equal distance from Ohio River activities and Ark Encounter. The rates were reasonable, and the hotel was comfortable and secure. The TV in the room was large, but there were limited free channels. The beds were comfortable but quite high for children and the elderly. We were able to check-in by phone. The front desk clerks were friendly and helpful, and breakfast was excellent. Limited restaurant choices at the Richwood exit, but there was a sports bar with good food next door.2022-08-29"
"The room looked nice and was clean, and the beds were comfortable. The pool heater didn't work during our 4-day stay, and the whirlpool wasn't warm enough and the jets didn't work. Good hot breakfast, though some selections were better than others. There was a lot of construction going on at the hotel and exit when we stayed.2021-04-14"
"The hotel employees were friendly and helpful. I couldn't use the phone to make long-distance calls.2019-06-23"
"Great room, bed, and pillows. The employees were wonderful, and we enjoyed the hotel pool and whirlpool. Good breakfast buffet. Stay here; you'll be glad you did.2018-03-11"
"The hotel was comfortable and clean. I heard a little road noise, but it wasn't bad. The in-room coffee wasn't good. Pleasant personnel. We'll stay again.2017-08-30"
"The hotel was older and short-staffed, but it was a reasonable place to stay. No housekeeping service for a few days, so we had to go to the front desk for clean towels. The employees were cordial.2021-10-03"
"Good rates. The hotel was comfortable.2021-06-27"
"The hotel staff was professional and courteous.2015-07-18"
"The hotel was dirty and had cockroaches. Don't stay here.2015-07-17"
"The motel room was clean. The bed was comfortable, but the bedspread needed to be replaced. The curtains didn't shut all the way. Even though the highway was nearby, the noise didn't bother us. Great walk-in shower and water pressure, but not enough towels provided. Nice staff. We enjoyed our stay.2022-02-26"
"My non-smoking room smelled like smoke, and there were ashes on the bathroom counter. The room was dirty, and there were holes in the walls. There was hair in the bedsheets and the shower, and the towel rack was falling off the wall. The staff didn't care if I was there or not. Breakfast left a lot to be desired. Find another motel.2017-10-28"
"Located halfway between the Creation Museum and Ark Encounter. Nice hotel staff. The breakfast bar had just opened back up the week we stayed. A perfect place to stay.2021-07-24"
"The hotel was attractive, and the room was clean.2021-07-05"
"Great, friendly hotel staff. Breakfast was just a muffin.2021-06-23"
"Good location. We enjoyed a clean and well-stocked room. The beds and pillows were comfortable, and the shower had good water pressure. The front desk clerks and housekeepers were friendly. Definitely consider this hotel.2020-09-24"
"The hotel was nice and clean, and the staff was wonderful and helpful.2017-09-18"
"Convenient to the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum. There was even a Duluth store in the area. Loved the king-sized bed, sitting area, and kitchen. We didn't hear any airplane noise. Breakfast was affordable. I highly recommend staying at this hotel.2023-01-24"
"Nice hotel in a great location. We've stayed here several times and keep coming back. It's an excellent choice.2017-01-11"
"Clean room, excellent service, and a variety of food for breakfast. Stay at this hotel.2015-10-20"
"Someone smoked near my room. The hallway and room smelled bad, and the carpet was dirty. The housekeepers and hotel clerks were great.2021-06-28"
"The hotel smelled like smoke, and there were dogs there. The hallway carpet was stained. Great housekeepers and front desk clerks.2021-06-26"
"The hotel was adequate but nothing special. The beds were fairly comfortable. The AC didn't work that well. We had to have our key card re-set every day. Friendly staff and good breakfast. Don't expect a lot.2021-05-17"
"Excellent accommodations. The room was clean and fresh, and the employees were courteous and pleasant. I'd definitely recommend this hotel to family and friends.2020-05-27"
"The room was small, and so was breakfast. I don't think I'd stay at this hotel again.2018-08-08"
"The hotel was close to the interstate. The shower in our room needed work. The pool wasn't heated.2022-08-30"
"Great location between the Creation Museum and the Ark. The hotel room was clean, and breakfast was super; I was so glad to eat a hot breakfast with gluten-free options. Give it a try.2019-08-30"
"Not a good value. The hotel was under renovation, and it sounded like someone was marching upstairs. The floor wasn't clean, and the pillows were hard as a rock. The employees were nice, but they didn't make up for the room quality.2017-04-04"
"Room and amenities were nice. The fridge didn't have a freezer.2015-01-20"
"The pillows were too small and the curtains didn't cover the window, so it was hard to sleep.2022-03-17"
"We were on the 1st floor and heard someone above us making noise day and night. OK hotel overall, but not worth the price.2021-10-04"
"Adequate for an overnight stay. I was disappointed with the brown-bag breakfast.2021-08-18"
"The motel was nothing special. The bedding smelled like body odor, and the shower was tricky to operate. One of the towels was worn. The check-in clerk wasn't helpful. The continental breakfast was in a to-go bag. 2021-06-25"
"The heating and cooling unit didn't work well; someone tried to fix it but was unable to. The bathroom was inefficient, and there wasn't enough vanity space. No complimentary breakfast. Think twice about staying at this hotel.2019-10-23"
"Everything went well at this hotel. Good place to stay.2015-04-01"
"The hotel staff was so nice and helpful, but the beds were awful; we were all sore the next morning.2021-02-16"
"A nice hotel, but we arrived at 10:30 PM and had to wait to check in.2017-08-24"
"A generic hotel for the price. The suite wasn't clean and had no area information, no phone book, and the only seating was a kitchen chair. If you're looking for comfort, find another place to stay.2017-07-29"
"The hotel was convenient to a major highway. Sufficient lodgings for a reasonable rate. The key cards didn't work later in the day; another guest had to let us in the exterior door. The breakfast area was small.2019-09-07"
"The phone in my hotel room didn't work, and the bathtub hadn't been cleaned. Breakfast was mediocre. Find another place to stay.2017-08-20"
"This was the best hotel we stayed in during our vacation. The room was extra clean. The pool was full of noisy kids and the water was cold, but the whirlpool water was almost too hot.2017-08-07"
"The hotel was dirty and smelly. I won't stay here again.2017-07-30"
"The hotel didn't have an elevator, so I had to drag my suitcase up a winding staircase.2017-06-22"
"Good experience. Easy access to a major highway. The hotel was quiet, and the room was clean. This is an extended-stay property, so bring your own hair dryer and other items that are usually supplied by the hotel.2019-07-02"
"The hotel clerks were helpful and friendly.2022-10-09"
"The hotel was attractive, clean, and comfortable. No hair dryer in the room. The staff was pleasant and helpful. Good hot breakfast.2021-10-14"
"The hotel was close to Ark Encounter and the Creation Museum. We were delighted with how spacious our suite was, and the layout was excellent. The breakfast attendant was efficient, calm, and thorough. There were many restaurants nearby. Great place to stay.2021-10-12"
"The hotel room was clean, spacious, and well-designed. The employees were friendly and helpful.2021-09-15"
"The hotel was near the airport, and the room was nice. However, the airport shuttle wasn't in service because of Covid-19.2020-06-22"
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