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The Shamrock Motel

2913 U.S. Route 3, Thornton, NH 03223
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a very small old fashioned motel. The accommodations are not fancy but the price is very reasonable. The owners are genuinely wonderful people and a pleasure to speak with. If you're looking for a quirky, off the beaten path sort of place this is it. They have animals to feed and lots of cute details to explore in... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shamrock is a beautiful, peaceful location with wonderful hosts! Within reach of so many hiking trails and river beds this motel offers you the best of everything. The rooms are clean and the pool is fantastic.

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Franklin, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

the stay is always pleasant. donna and Byron and great hosts and r always helpful. I've been coming to the shamrock for many years and will continue to visit for many years to come. my next trip is coming up this weekend and we r all looking forward to our stay.

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I have been coming to New Hampshire since 1993 as my BFF lives here. I spent many years in her mudroom, but then her husband hijacked it for a honey rendering room! I found this lovely place and have been staying here since. I know NH like the back of my hand, so when I found myself looking for new... More 

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Hampstead, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Staying at the Shamrock Motel for a weekend was a unique and great experience to say the least. The room had a very rustic and vintage feel to it and was incredibly well kept and clean. It comes with a full kitchen and felt completely comfortable and home like. I had such an incredible weekend staying in Thornton, NH and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

After reading all the great reviews, I really wanted to love the Shamrock Motel. The proprietors were lovely and it is located in a beautiful area. The room was WAY more aged than expected and could have used some basic maintenance to bring it to a more acceptable level, including cleanliness. I think the many highly positive reviews are from... More 

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shamrockmotel, Owner at The Shamrock Motel, responded to this review

After reading this review, we are sorry that this guest did not love The Shamrock Motel. The uniqueness of each one of our cottages is exactly what brings our guests back year after year. We take pride in that guests become friends. This is an accomplishment that many larger establishments cannot achieve. We welcome all reviews negative and positive; the... More 

Toms River, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is the kind of home-away-from-home you're almost afraid to share the praise it so deserves with those who are looking for a restful, comfy, quaint and relaxing getaway for fear of never being able to book another reservation there yourself because so many others will have now beat you to it. What made this primarily cabin venue (but there's... More 

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Lake George Ny
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Just returned yesterday from New Hampshire, and a wonderful stay at the Shamrock, what a great little place. We rented a cottage, with full kitchen, two bedrooms, spacious living room and nice little screened porch, just right for sitting outside enjoying the fresh autumn air and beautiful views. The hosts are wonderful, and eager to answer any questions. and there... More 

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Swansea, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Cute cottages overlooking beautiful mountains, quiet get-away, and the owners are very nice and accommodating. Near lot of places that you need to visit when you going to NH. Very Close to hiking trails

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Let me begin this review with the caveat that we are a Marriott family. If there's a Marriott in the area or close enough, we will stay there. That being said, we wanted a hotel/motel with more of the country ambiance to reflect our road trip. After a lot of searching, I found the Shamrock Motel. We stayed here for... More 

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