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Stratford Motor Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   79 Maddox Circle, East Ellijay, GA 30539
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Tellico Plains, Tennessee
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

Older building , clean , but not the Hilton if that is what you are looking for , pool is out of order, well lit parking lot , walking distance to food , stores etc . We would stay here again , just the two of us, no kids or large group, quaint place,

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Locust Grove, Georgia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

This Motel it is too expensive, they charge as a big luxury hotel, the room are small, out dated, mattress were stain and we felt we were sleeping on the spring mattress. the TV was so old that the picture was not even clear. it is behind a bank and close business, you can not see even the street. the... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013

Had an excellent few nights here with no problems by my standards. Slept peacefully and enjoyed a serene atmosphere surrounding the hotel. Better than the past few places I have stayed. Highly recommended to all!

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

The Stratford Motor Inn is a nice place to stay except for the details. The sheets are very coarse feeling on the skin. There is building material lying around. The coffee was like sludge. Most of these complaints could be easily taken care of. How much do decent sheets cost anyway?

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

Great stay! Haven't been back at the Stratford for a few months because of previously poor management, but the new management is excellent! Friendly manager and relaxing atmosphere. Rooms are comfy and clean. Will definitely come back!

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, Georgia, United States
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Came to Ellijay for a relaxing weekend. Expect a 50 year old motel, the price should be 29.95 ,and have low expectations. The manager didn't speak fluent english and was rude. The pictures on the website are NOT the rooms at this location. Bathrooms are extra small and extremely dated. This hotel has had no updating or repairs in the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012 via mobile

Came to Ellijay for a business trip. This hotel was the cheapest...and I am cheap, so I chose it. :p great service. Clean rooms. Keep in mind that I am not hard to please, but I think it's a great place for the rate. :)

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Eatonton
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

We have been staying at the Stratford at least every other month for the past 2 years and have always had good experiences until this last visit. They have been going down for a while now. They are trying to do some updating ( painting ), but they have a lot of other problems that paint won't fix. Some of... More

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freeport, ny
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41 reviews 41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2012

We opted for this inexpensive choice on a recent trip to seek out local properties. I was impressed by its cleanliness but it does need some updating & minor repairs. The towel bar in the bathroom was broken off. But clean comes first & we were comfortable especially after we asked for extra pillows. I always pack pillow protectors when... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2012 via mobile

I first stayed here in oct. '04 after stopping from a ten hour drive. I was greeted like I was family. Something that I truly needed at that time in my life. I ended up feeling like I was more welcome here than any place I'd ever been. After a three week stay, I moved to Ellijay. I moved to... More

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Address: 79 Maddox Circle, East Ellijay, GA 30539
Location: United States > Georgia > East Ellijay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Stratford Motor Inn 2*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool
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