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Nite Owl Motel

958 HWY 7 East, Peterborough, Ontario ON K9J6X8, Canada
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Whitby, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Stayed in this motel while vacationing in Peterborough for 1 overnight in early August. It was late and they only had 1 room remaining so i took it while checking in. The lady asked if i wanted to view the room and i should've taken her up on it, but didn't! Very unclean, mattress not comfortable. The bathroom... leaky faucet,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We stayed there July 2014 for one night. We had stayed there approximately 7 years ago and it was quite nice. NOT ANYMORE!!!! Thank goodness it was only one night. We booked a smoking room and were put into a non-smoking room but the women at the front desk gave us an ashtray and said it was ok so I... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

The owner is sweet and respectful one minute and yelling and screaming at guests the next, and honestly, for no apparent reason. The rooms are filthy and some of the room's walls have streaks of blood on them. Expect dirty bed linen in return for dirty bed linen, and the beds are at least 20 years old, or more. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

My daughter and I stopped in at this roadside motel on our way back from Ottawa to Waterloo. It was late and we were on the return journey having driven to Ottawa earlier in the day. We were not looking for much - just a clean bed to sleep in for the night. Unfortunately, this place did not have clean... More 

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peterborough
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

After staying there for two years on and off i found the owners had givin up on the motel! Where to start is where i left off when i stopped staying at this horrible, moldy, smelling, germ, and animal infested should be condemned place! From my foot going threw the floor well i was using the toilet, to waking up... More 

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Peterborough, Canada
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012

I thought you get what you pay for but other motels down the road offer way better accommodation for the same and even less rates. I think the owners gave up on the hotel business a long time ago ...

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Toronto
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2011

I don't even know where to start. The first thing I did when I stepped into this joint was disinfect eveything, including wiping down handles, door knobs, remote control etc. The room smelled a little bit like sewage and cigarettes but we came prepared with insense. There were old blood stains on the footing of the bed, the ceiling tiles... More 

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Bracebridge
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4 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2010

The only good thing I can say about this place is I didnt see any cockroaches or mice. Even they wouldnt live there!. The place was so bad we went to Zellers and bought sheets and pillows as there were no other available rooms with a 45 minutes drive. Really wish I had taken some pictures. Where do I start?... More 

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Holliston, Massachusetts
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2010

We selected this motel because of the positive reviews and made big mistake. Very old and small room (I would say 40 years old) with a terrible smell. Bathroom was also old and dirty. We stayed here 2 nights and nobody even try to clean the room after the first night. And it is located just near the busy highway... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2008

I stayed in the Motel while coming back from Ottawa to Toronto. This is one of the best places I had stayed. I am really fussy about the rooms but to my surprise the rooms were very clean and I asked for non smoking one It was really a non smoking. Bathrooms were very clean and towels were also fresh.... More 

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