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Ridgewood Motel and Cottages

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Junction of Route 28 & Route 39, PO Box 82, Orleans, MA 02662
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Affordable and comfortable. We stayed in a queen motel room. It was clean and comfortable. Stand-up shower only which did not bother us but may bother others... No microwave or coffee maker, but there is a fridge. They offer free coffee and danish in the lobby from 8-11 which was nice. We stayed for 3 days and the owners were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family had a fabulous stay at the Ridgewood this summer! Nice and clean with well kept pool and grounds. Really friendly management who are happy to help in any way. An authentic Cape Cod experience with reasonable rates! We'd love to be return visitors!

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Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I recently stayed here overnight before arriving at a vacation rental home with our family. We were very lucky to have the last room available at such a quaint motel. We had room #1 which was right next to the path to the pool and also the office. The room wasn't very big but you don't expect... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found the owners sweet but somewhat neglectful. The room smelled very strongly of mildew. I'm sure it's tough in the sea air, but as someone with allergies to mold, I found it very hard to enjoy our stay. The grounds were beautifully landscaped, but the sand box was littered with debris and the chairs around the fire pit were... More 

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North Branford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Love Love Love and enjoyed our stay. Our stay was for a family wedding and you where highly recommended by our Nephew and new Niece as they have stayed with you before. Some family & friends from CT took up at least 8 of the 12 rooms from Thurs to Sun. Family owned and operated at its best. Rooms are... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

Spent 3 nights here. Had a wonderful time. Rooms very spacious.. The location is very convenient. Delicious cakes in the morning. Only thing that would have made it even better would be to have tea making facilities in the rooms. Would definitely stay here again.

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Huntsville, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I have nothing but great things to say about this motel. From start to finish the Knowles were so friendly and helpful. We stayed here with our 2 young boys in August and had a great time. The location of the motel was great and close to a lot of attractions. We often went to one of the many beaches... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We have come back "home"right here for 35 years. The Knowles have welcomed us and many others each year. They offer charming rooms and cabins. We've done both. It's old Cape Cod at its best. They can guide you to wherever you'd like to go and whatever you'd like to see. Their location is out off the fray. Located in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Very clean room, great housekeeping every day,wonderful information and hospitality from the Knowles family, beautiful grounds, great central location to all things on Cape Cod, especially the wonderful bike trails. Unbelievable value which left us money to eat out! Definitely try Karoo's restaurant in Eastham for a different and fantastic dining experience- South African cuisine!

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Maplewood, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

If you want cheap and cheerful, look no further. Small, clean, friendly. Not sure I'd want to spend more than a couple of days in one of these motel units, because it can get claustrophobic, but they're perfect for a night or two on a budget. Some of these places on the Cape can be gross. Others are grossly expensive.... More 

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