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Shower Review Pilot Iowa Brooklyn

by Mike Simons
(Trenton, SC)

Photo of part of shower at Pilot in Brooklyn, Iowa

Photo of part of shower at Pilot in Brooklyn, Iowa

This is a shower review of the Pilot in Brooklyn, IA.

Shower Review Pilot Iowa Brooklyn.

My Name
Mike Simons

Country where I drive professionally
USA

I am a/an
Company Driver

Name of truck stop and its location (city and state) where the truck stop shower is that I'm reviewing
Pilot Travel Center; Brooklyn, IA
I-80, exit 201

Date I used the shower at this truck stop (month, day, year)
4/11/2015

How I paid for my shower
Free with minimum fuel purchase

Cash price I paid for my shower, rounded to the nearest U.S. dollar, if applicable.


How long I waited for this shower
Less than 10 minutes

How was my shower assigned?
Automatically via kiosk
Shower assignment could be seen on display
Shower assignment announcement could be heard

My shower number
5

Did I need to see the attendant and did this person meet my needs quickly?
No, I didn't need to see the attendant

Special attributes my shower room had
No special attributes
Small

How I rate the cleanliness of my shower room upon arrival
Just OK

What was the level of dust on top of the light fixtures, air vents and fan?
None

These were waiting for my use/enjoyment in my shower room upon arrival
Towel: one
Washcloth
Soap
Bathmat: paper

What was the quality of the assigned bath towel(s)?
Adequate to meet my needs
Soft

How many towel hooks were in the room and where were they?
4
On the wall behind door
On the back of the door
Directly outside shower stall

How was the mirror?
Clean upon arrival
A light was over it
Did not fog up during my shower

How was the fan in the room?
Fan worked well and was adjustable

How was the humidity in the room?
Comfortable

How was the temperature in the room?
Comfortable

Did the electrical outlets in the room work well?
Worked well

How was the shower designed?
I could turn on the water without getting wet
Shower head was pointed to minimize water splattering outside stall
There was neither a shower door nor a shower curtain
There was a light in the shower and it worked well
I did not feel cramped in the shower stall

How was the shower water temperature and pressure?
Water temperature and water pressure were controlled independently
Water temperature stayed consistent
Water pressure was consistent
Water pressure was just right

What were the shower head and spray like?
Shower head was like one used in a home
Shower head was at a good height
Spray width was just right
Spray type could be selected by user

Was counter space near or on back of sink adequate?
Yes, it was adequate

Was I cramped while sitting on the toilet?
No, I had adequate room

Was the toilet clean (nothing in the bowl and no debris on surface) and did it flush well?
Yes, clean and flushed well

How was any seat in the room?
There was no seat

Was there a blow dryer in the room?
No

Was a manager's 'thank you for your business' letter posted in the room?
No

The level of mold or mildew in my room (such as on the grout in the shower stall) was
None that I could see

What locks or restrictors were on the door?
Door restrictor only

Anything else noteworthy about my shower experience

How I grade this shower facility and my shower experience (A+ is the best; F- is the worst)?
A-

Would I recommend this shower facility to other professional truck drivers?
Maybe

Additional comments
Room is a little tight but if you don't mind that, it certainly beats NOT getting a shower!




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