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Shiretown Motor Inn

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282 North Street, Houlton, ME 04730
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lima, Ohio
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137 reviews 137 reviews
22 hotel reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent roughly 125 on a room here than the next day in Pennsylvania we got a room at the Holiday Inn for 109. The holiday inn was like the ritz compared to this place. Quite outdated and the room had water stains on the ceiling with a ridiculous looking patch job on the ceiling. embarrassing. the tv was in... More 

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lobby stinks horribly and rooms are not much better. Man at front desk has "never seen any of the rooms". All this for over $100. Go someplace else please. I always check first but the sign says Inn and Suites? They have got to be able to do better than this. kidding.

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Osterburg, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was greeted by a very friendly staff that assigned us a room around a bunch of construction workers. While the workers were very polite, my wife wanted a room in a more private area. The staff was very understanding and gave us another room with no problem. The room was clean, the bed was comfortable, and the continental breakfast... More 

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Sanford, Maine
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Surveyed the facility for an upcoming event in town. Appears the facility will meet banquet and lodging needs. Will also be using the pool area for gatherings, luncheon and entertainment for the wives while we are meeting.

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Los Gatos, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

This is the first time that I have stayed here. Love the Downunder Bar, it has a lot of room with a little dance floor and two pool tables. They also have a menu with some really good choices on it. Took Grandson there for some pool time. Love the new pool, the water was a little cool, but it... More 

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Tryon, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The staff was great, room was huge BUT there was no shower head in the shower! My husband said it was like taking a shower with a firehose. And due to the location it was extremely noisy. Seems every 18 wheeler in the state went by the hotel that night. If they would fix the shower by adding a shower... More 

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Buxton, Maine, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
20 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

stayed there several times in the past but this time I woke up with bites all over my body when I got home I went to the doctors office and they were not sure if it were bed bugs or spider bites ..I called them to let them know and they were very rude and hung up on me ..we... More 

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Barrie, Ontario
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32 reviews 32 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We were made to feel incredibly welcome right from the first step into the reception area. Wonderfully helpful and friendly, very down-to-earth. The room itself was average, but nothing wrong with it. The beds were comfortable, and it was quiet at night for sleeping. We were fairly close to the pool as well, which was a little old but fairly... More 

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Portland, Maine
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I've stayed here for 4 weeks interspersed during the summer and fall of 2014. The owners care a lot about the facility; the rooms are clean and the bathrooms are clean too. The carpets are new and the facility has a clean look and smell. The WiFi is excellent at all times of the day/evening. The windows open for fresh... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Part of this place is a nice hotel, the other part is motel. I stayed here twice within 2 weeks while traveling on a motorcycle trip. The first room was in the hotel part. The room was great, but it smelled like Arabic cologne (I know, I've been to the Middle East). The desk clerk said she had no room... More 

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