Americas Best Value Inn Clear Lake

1306 North 25th Street, Clear Lake, IA 50428 US near Exit 194 on I-35 (~0.2mi)
View Map Reservations: +1-800-760-7718
2.0 Star Property Near Central Gardens of North Iowa
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2.5/5

Based on 42 guest reviews

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  • Free breakfast
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self parking
  • Free continental breakfast
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08/15/2022 - 08/16/2022
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Verified Reviews of Americas Best Value Inn Clear Lake

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Dirty mold in the toilet terrible."
Overall Score2.0/ 5
I think you out to remodel this hotel if you want people to come back.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
07-Aug-2021 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Aug 06 to Sun Aug 08 2021 at a $99.99 average nightly rate.
"Smelly dirty filthy breakfast containers corona virus potential."
Overall Score1.0/ 5
Never Again!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
29-Mar-2020 Verified Review, stayed from Sat Mar 28 to Sun Mar 29 2020 at a $57.68 average nightly rate.

Summary of Verified Reviews

71
Fair

Summary of 195 reviews

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Rated 71/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair budget hotel. Great location.

Location

97/100
21 reviews

Great location with good access by car. Good restaurants & bars in the area.

Value

94/100
18 reviews

Best value for money.

Service

80/100
39 reviews

Welcoming service and reception and housekeeping are alright.

Room

55/100
69 reviews

Average rooms, poorly cleaned and maintained. Out-dated rooms with unsightly furniture, poorly cleaned bathrooms and substandard beds. Great shower.

Comfort

49/100
36 reviews

Room is acceptable, but beds have issues with comfort.

Cleanliness

42/100
47 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Food

31/100
9 reviews

Poorly rated food, particularly desserts.

Breakfast

28/100
13 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Rated 62/100 based on reviews from families.

Fantastic service. Great location.

Location

98/100
5 reviews

Great location.

Service

79/100
6 reviews

Friendly service.

Comfort

45/100
9 reviews

Not very comfortable, with poor beds.

Room

39/100
14 reviews

Guests complain about the rooms and subpar beds.

Cleanliness

37/100
8 reviews

Could use a good cleaning.

Rated 63/100 based on reviews from business travelers.

Room

46/100
5 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Cleanliness

39/100
5 reviews

Rooms could be cleaner.

Rated 69/100 based on reviews from all travelers.

Fair budget hotel. Great location.

Location

97/100
21 reviews

Great location with good access by car. Good restaurants & bars in the area.

Value

94/100
18 reviews

Best value for money.

Service

79/100
38 reviews

Welcoming service and reception and housekeeping are alright.

Room

54/100
68 reviews

Average rooms, poorly cleaned and maintained. Out-dated rooms with unsightly furniture, poorly cleaned bathrooms and substandard beds. Great shower.

Comfort

49/100
36 reviews

Room is acceptable, but beds have issues with comfort.

Cleanliness

40/100
46 reviews

Bathrooms and rooms are untidy. Hotel facilities could use a good clean.

Food

31/100
9 reviews

Poorly rated food, particularly desserts.

Breakfast

28/100
13 reviews

Breakfast can be improved.

Rated 59/100 based on reviews from families.

Fantastic service. Great location.

Location

98/100
5 reviews

Great location.

Service

79/100
6 reviews

Friendly service.

Comfort

45/100
9 reviews

Not very comfortable, with poor beds.

Room

39/100
14 reviews

Guests complain about the rooms and subpar beds.

Cleanliness

37/100
8 reviews

Could use a good cleaning.

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Property Description

With a stay at Americas Best Value Inn Clear Lake in Clear Lake, you'll be within a 5-minute drive of Central Gardens of North Iowa and Clear Lake Fire Museum. This hotel is 22.4 mi (36.1 km) from Diamond Jo Casino and 2 mi (3.3 km) from Surf Ballroom and Museum.

A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily.

Make yourself at home in one of the 58 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Cable television is provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include desks and fans, as well as phones with free local calls.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Central Gardens of North Iowa - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Clear Lake Fire Museum - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
MercyOne Clear Lake Family Medicine - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
City Beach Park - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Surf Ballroom and Museum - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Clear Lake State Park - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Clear Lake State Park Beach - 6.1 km / 3.8 mi
McIntosh Woods State Park - 8.9 km / 5.5 mi
North Iowa Mercy Health Center - West Campus - 9.6 km / 5.9 mi
Buddy Holly Crash Site - 13 km / 8.1 mi
Stockman House Museum - 14.2 km / 8.8 mi
Charles H. MacNider Art Museum - 14.5 km / 9 mi
Music Man Square - 14.9 km / 9.3 mi
Meredith Willson Boyhood Home - 15 km / 9.3 mi
The Historic Park Inn Hotel and City National Bank - 16 km / 10 mi

The preferred airport for Americas Best Value Inn Clear Lake is Mason City, IA (MCW-Mason City Municipal) - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi

Featured amenities include a business center, a 24-hour front desk, and an elevator. Free self parking is available onsite.

This hotel offers designated smoking areas.

Amenities / Features

  • Check In: 3:00 PM
  • Check Out: 11:00 AM
  • Minimum age of oldest guest: 18
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Free breakfast
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Total number of rooms - 58
  • Professional property host/manager
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Daily
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Elevator
  • Free self parking
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel

Airport & Shuttle Information

Mason City Municipal Airport (1 miles)

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Deluxe Continental Breakfast

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Pets allowed

Pets Welcome

Parking Info

Truck and Bus Parking

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary Wi-Fi

Misc Fees / Policies

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 20 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.
  • Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Cleaning Policies

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Social distancing measures are in place

Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Masks are compulsory at the property

Contactless food service / room service is available

Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Essential workers only - NO

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

About Americas Best Value Inn

  • One of the fastest-growing hotel chains with 1,000+ locations in North America
  • Afforable hotel stay with free continental breakfast, high-speed internet, and HBO
  • Faxing and copying services
  • Value Club Program is a free instant rewards program that offers members 15% off standard room rates, free room upgrades, late check-out, and discounts on other travel products and services
  • Bathroom products now biodegradable offering environmentally friendly products

The Americas Best Value Inn highlights above are subject to change without notice.

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