$42 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Sep 24, 2015 Check-out: Sep 27, 2015

Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

2 stars
View map of 1722 North Walnut Street, Bloomington, IN 47404

Hotel Overview

Reviewer score
2.1
out of 5
47 reviews
cheap hotel

The staff was very helpful. Within walking distance of the stadium. Rooms were clean however there... See full review

  • Matthew O.
  • Apr 28, 2015
IU Campus Visit

Visited the IU campus and attended a football game. Location was ok, room was as-advertised and... See full review

  • Kevin the Hotel Stayer
  • Apr 6, 2015
Welcome to Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington/ conveniently located off of IN-37 and IN-45 in the lush rolling hills of south central Indiana. Start your day right with our free continental breakfast. Stay connected with free wireless high-speed Internet access in our common areas and guest rooms. A peaceful nights sleep awaits you in the comfort of one of our guest rooms with amenities including a mini-fridge/ cable TV with HBO and ESPN/clock radio/ free local calls/ free long distance calls within the US/ and wake-up service. A hairdryer is available upon request at the front desk. Children age 12 and younger stay free in their parents room with existing bedding. Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington offers comfortable accommodations/ affordable rates/ and a friendly 24-hour front desk staff to help you feel at home.Our Bloomington hotel offers easy accessibility for corporate travelers/ vacationers/ and guests visiting Indiana University. Bloomington offers all of the charm and character of a true college town. Cobblestone streets give way to tree-lined quads and gorgeous old campus buildings. Make sure to also visit the nearby Mathers Museum-World Culture/ Indiana University Art Museum/ and Wylie House Museum. Play golf at Cascades Golf Course and Indiana University Golf Course. Enjoy a delicious meal at one of the restaurants located within half a mile of our hotel including La Charreada/ Dennys/ and Steak -N Shake.At Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington/ Weve Got You Covered from the time you hit the road until your head hits the pillow.

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Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington Rooms

1 Queen Bed Non-Smoking
1 Queen Bed-Non-Smoking-Free Wi-Fi- -Mini-Fridge-Free Cont. Breakfast
2 Double Beds Non-Smoking
2 Double Beds-Non-Smoking-Free Wi-Fi- Mini-Fridge-Cable TV-Free Cont. Breakfast

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • Free parking
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
Air conditioned
No smoking rooms/facilities
Free local telephone calls
24 hour security
Dining
Continental breakfast
Family plan
Services
Business center
Security
Wake-up service
Copy service
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Free parking
Room
Television with cable
Radio
AM/FM alarm clock
Temperature control
Sprinklers in rooms
Bath tub

Nearby points of interest

  • Assembly Hall: 110.5 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
02:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

Ratings and reviews for Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Overall score

2.1 / 5
5.01.0
47 out of 47
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
2.3
Hotel staff:
2.9
Comfort:
2.4
Location:
3.7
Value:
2.7

32% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Claudia S.
Family
Thousand Oaks
Aug 22, 2015

IU moving trip

The hotel is horrible. It smells bad. The room's walls had peeled wallpaper and the carpet was filthy. It had 0 security. Anybody could go in and out through the side door without anybody noticing it. It offered breakfast but I did not want to stay more than one night. I booked for 2 nights but only stayed 1. I booked it through a 3rd party O and when I asked for the reimbursement for the night I did not stay, they refused to do it, even when I made the cancellation more than a week in advance. The 3rd party didn't do anything to get this reimbursement according to them, it was the hotel's decision to refuse reimbursement. I rated 2 for the staff because the front office person said Hi and thank you that was the extent of my interaction with them.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
2
Comfort:
1
Location:
3
Value:
1
Trip purpose:

Family

Review of Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Hari R.
Couples
N/A
Aug 11, 2015

Lame motel with lame service

Breakfast availability is just for name sake. If they have cereals, they didn't had milk. If they had bread then there is no jam or butter.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
1
Comfort:
2
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Couples

Review of Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Matthew O.
Friends
N/A
Apr 28, 2015

cheap hotel

The staff was very helpful. Within walking distance of the stadium. Rooms were clean however there was a strange smell in the room.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
3
Location:
5
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Friends

Review of Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Kevin the Hotel Stayer
Friends
N/A
Apr 6, 2015

IU Campus Visit

Visited the IU campus and attended a football game. Location was ok, room was as-advertised and price was great. Would stay here again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
4
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Friends

Review of Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Rene V.
Family
Munster
Dec 16, 2014

Worst place to stay ever.

The worst hotel I have ever seen, dirty, noisy, and just awfull. Cigarret burns on rugs, dirty bed covers, dirty towels. Skip this at all costs.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
1
Comfort:
1
Location:
4
Value:
1
Trip purpose:

Family

Review of Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
nelladahc1
Couples
Cincinnati, OH
Oct 20, 2014

Probably not again!!

good location (not downtown) and walkable to stadium. Had a fridge which is about the only good thing I can think of. The bed was the worst I have ever slept on. I might as well slept on floor. The foot end of sheets were dirty. My guess is they flipped it assuming no one would look down by their feet. TV was outdated. Now, it was one of the cheapest hotels so you get what you pay for. But I probably won't visit this location again. Let alonean "Americas Best Value Inn" as it was my first and probably last visit.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
1
Location:
4
Value:
2
Trip purpose:

Couples

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Do not go to Colorado Steak house if you are looking for drinks and watch TV/games. not that type of restaurant.

Review of Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Papa Bear D
Single
Raleigh, NC
Sep 29, 2014

BTown Weekend

This was a place to crash at night and get a shower. It appeared to be clean but the condition of the carpet and bedspreads were a little scary. Moldy shower curtain was the only visible issue. It was a $79 value for $179. All the hotels in the area have you by the short hairs during a football weekend.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Single

Review of Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Go Daddy 5
Business
chicago Illinois
Aug 2, 2014

2 day business trip

The staff at the hotel are very friendly and helpful. The bed was confortable enough, though the pillows are on the hard side, at least for me. The common areas of the building seem to have been updated recently but the rooms still need some attention. The light above the sink didn't work and the carpet and walls had several stains. The window curtain was torn and woud not hang properly. It was an OK value for the price.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
3
Location:
3
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
iugrad
Friends
indianapolis, indiana
Jun 9, 2014

Great Hotel

It was great. Exactly what I would expect for the price

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Friends

Review of Americas Best Value Inn Bloomington

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
John Shanahan
Single
Forest Park, Illinois
May 6, 2014

Good Value

The staff was friendly. The room was clean. Everything had a fresh coat of paint, and the carpeting was new. Underneath that the bedspread and curtains had holes in them. The furniture was old. My television did not work. There was no coffee machine in the room. A decent cup of coffee was available downstairs in the morning. Only generic sweet breakfast cereals were available with some cheap store bought baked goods. I tried to nap Saturday afternoon, but the noise from the next-door room prevented me. It was quiet at night. I had a reasonably comfortable bed and a hot shower a short drive from campus for the best price in Bloomington.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
4
Comfort:
2
Location:
3
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Single

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Try the food and drink at the Runcible Spoon. It's a great place to relax next to campus. The bagels at the nearby Bloomington Bagel Company are tasty and chewy.

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