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Turnpike Motel

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   77 Old Alewive Rd, Kennebunk, Kennebunks, ME 04043
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Ranked #14 of 15 Kennebunk B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This place is disgusting, stinks, and nobody could pay me to stay here! I have stayed in some questionable hotels before, but this place tops them all. The shower floor bubbled up, I couldn't even stand straight in there. The sheets had body hair on them, and the electrical outlet didn't even have a cover. My child could have gotten... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

When we arrived, we didn't know what to expect and we had a good laught! The decoration is really retro but the bed was just fine. We are on the side of the highway but the noise level was ok. The ac was working just find. We needed a place to sleep only and it was ok. The lady at... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Please be advised when stopping on your vacation at this hotel go to south bound exit nicer better service. i stayed at this hotel and they refuse to get you fresh towels the lady at the front desk claims she is crippled and unable to do so. She then refuses to plow her lot so have fun getting out of... More 

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Greenville, Rhode Island
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013 via mobile

We first found this place when another motel gave our room away, and this is our 3rd year coming here every time we come up to Maine! The beds are very comfy, it is always clean & never a problem with the A/C or heat. Both work fine. Small fridge & microwave come in handy. The highway is right there,... More 

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Milford
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

booked this on expedia based on the picture. Must have been the first room they remodeled in 40 years. Room I was shown was dirty, floors not swept , musty, cig. burns all over the breakfast bar in the room. I wondered do they just remake the bed between visitors! Sign in room said no refunds, immediately called expedia and... More 

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Thousand Oaks, California, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

We had arrived the night I had put my mother to rest and when I got my reservation online they told me we would have 2 double beds and I wanted a King size. When we arrived in the pouring rain I was exausted and I asked her right away for a King size rooom. She immediately said no problem... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012 via mobile

Upon arrival: mattresses stacked along with furniture stacked outside of hotel ( can you say possable BED BUG issue?) lady at front desk with many little runts ( kids) running around, barely spoke English, she was trying several times to explain she had 2 rooms for us to choose from, 1 had bigger beds on lower level but as we... More 

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

Based on the name of the place, and the two very negative reviews, we did not have high hopes. Our room matched our reservation. We found a good sized, clean room, with a king sized bed. The management provided photos here on tripadvisor are accurate to what we experienced. The bedspread/curtains were too loud and Hawaiian-shirt inspired for my taste,... More 

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New York City, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2011

We reserved a room over the phone, non smoking, two beds, ....upon arrival, smoking room, one bed. We declined the room and found another room elsewhere. Don't waste your time here.

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Chicopee, Massachusetts
2 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

If I could give this place lower than a "Terrible" rating I would have. This was by far the worst motel/hotel experience I have and hopefully will ever have. I write this to make sure they don't do this to anyone ever again: After booking my hotel through booking.com on 7/28/2011, and getting a confirmation email, we left for our... More 

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Address: 77 Old Alewive Rd, Kennebunk, Kennebunks, ME 04043
Location: United States > Maine > Kennebunks > Kennebunk
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Turnpike Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 5
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