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Red Mill Inn

16218 Coastal Highway, Lewes, DE
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Red Mill Inn
Ranked #7 of 9 Lewes B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Columbia, Maryland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the few motels that takes pets, the motel is what you pay for. It's not fancy, but basic enough for needs. Rick, the manager is a really nice guy and really helpful if you need anything. I think a lot of people were ripping on the place. Yes, it is a little outdated, but we were fine and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed here two nights in May 2014. It was clean enough for us and the people were nice. We would be happy to stay there again on our next visit to the beach. They are close to Lewes and the beach there.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

My girl friend and I were on a spontaneous road trip. Went to see my friend in Dewey. Booked the red mill in for Saturday night 8.17.13 we got to the hotel late at night around 2am. Before we got into bed I pulled the comforter off and then pulled the first sheet back. I saw something crawling. IT WAS... More

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pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

We were driving home on a Monday and, as we passed the Red Mill Inn around 11:30am and the weather had turned really great, decided to stay over to visit Cape Henlopen if there was a room ready. The owner put us in a small room which was made up. That night my wife discovered gum on the underside of... More

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Macungie, Pennsylvania
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5 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Last minite hotel booking while on the road. Upon checkin the room was moldy, old and had dead flies in the room. We did get moved to another room which was just as bad. The towel rack was hanging off the wall and the bathrom door had a major sized hole. The beds did not look refreshed with clean linens.... More

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Honey Brook, Pennsylvania
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We only stayed one night,a spur of the moment trip. The price was cheap enough, and the young man at check in was nice as well. The room had a musty smell, the towel rack and toilet paper holder were missing and there just two hand towels. We spent the first ten minutes killing flies. Finally, I'm not sure my... More

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Sugar Run, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

I've seen worse and also have seen a lot better. Overall, pretty clean. Bedding yellowed and warn with holes. No blanket other than bedspread. Old-fashioned tube tv. Free wifi in room, but none of them were dependable. Didn't use pool, but it didn't look bad. Very close to Lewes public beach and Cape Henlopen and you miss all the horrible... More

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Was looking for cheapish hotel near Lewes area for one night and ended up stayed here after seeing it from the road. Seemed nice from outside - rate was $125 - tiny outdoor pool (did not swim). No cover for ice bucket - community ice maker top was open and exposed - had to scoop ice from the top. In... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012 via mobile

Im definately one who does not like nasty rooms, I can handle basic when necessary and this is just that. Mustiness goes away with a little AC and its a couple miles off beaten path so a lot cheaper if your looking for weekend stay to do a DE state park. Not much more than camping at Cape Henelopen and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2011 via mobile

The place is infested with bed bugs!!!!!! Pulled the covers back and they were everywhere...was able to get them on video.

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Address: 16218 Coastal Highway, Lewes, DE
Location: United States > Delaware > Lewes
Also Known As:
Red Mill Hotel Lewes

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Free Parking Swimming Pool
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