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Captains Lodge Motel

237 Eastern Ave, Gloucester, MA 01930
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Soldotna
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

This place should be condemned. I stoped by to check it out for a two night stay. I demanded to see the room first. When the door opened the smell brought tears to my eyes. The carpet was so heavily stained you wondered what color it was . The smell was as bad as it gets. I have stayed in... More 

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Glenmont, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The desk employees were very friendly and helpful. This is a budget motel and it could use some updating. The owners of this motel seem to be trying. Our room was very large and relatively clean. There was no odor in the room and it was quiet through the night. For a one night stay it was more than adequate.

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The new owners seem to be trying to make it better, but it's a dump. For the price, you can use another service to find entire apts or rooms to rent (I did, after the first night). The rooms smell moldy. Everything looks like it was last updated 20-30 years ago. Rooms are fairly dark. The pool is OK and... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This motel should probably be reported to the health department. The worst thing that was severely disgusting is that my shower curtain had mildew growing on it. Besides that – the room was very dated, tiles were falling apart in bathroom, electrical outlet by sink did not work, bathroom door was broken but the there was a bottle opener on... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Pictures shown on website must have been taken in the 50's before the place got so beat up, neglected and dirty. Worst part was the smell. Room smelled like a dirty old ashtray in a musty basement. Exposed wiring sticking out from the ceiling on the "chandelier". Bathtub chipped & rusted. Not enough towels for 2 people. The stove/sink/refrigerator combo... More 

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Moscow
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

We stayed overnight here. Read all the terrible reviews but it was the only room left in Gloucester for under $300. Since it was just one night, we gave it a chance. It def needs upgrading which should be a cheap do. Needs new carpeting and mattresses. Has a nice pool area. In it's day, this was nice. It is... More 

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Casper, Wyoming
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We picked this place for the price - and knew going into it there wouldn't be anything fancy. The room was large, with really high ceilings. I felt like it was probably a very popular hotel 30 or 40 years ago - but hasn't been updated since then. The bathroom was clean and it included a bottle opener on the... More 

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Clinton, Connecticut
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I would not stay here. The place had a musty smell when we walked in. There were burn holes in the carpet from previous smokers. This means the carpet has been down for a long time. The shower curtain had mold on it. When I see places like this, I always wonder if there are clean sheets on the bed.... More 

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Albany, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The most affordable in Gloucester, especially when they give you a beach pass to waive the $15 parking at Good Harbor. It's your basic hotel, and with a lot of the old fixtures of the past. It isn't updated and it may annoy those who are used to chain hotels. In my experiences (4x!) it has always been clean, stocked,... More 

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North Conway, New Hampshire
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

it was clean, to many people live here. there was no coffee maker. nor was there any available in the office. the only ice was in the office which was a long walk from our room and closed at 10:00 leaving nobody to call when the residents were still out and being quite noisy at 11:30,

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Address: 237 Eastern Ave, Gloucester, MA 01930
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Cape Ann > Gloucester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 46
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