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Lamplighter Motor Inn

34 Newport Road, New London, NH 03257
Lamplighter Motor Inn
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

My son was in a car accident and the folks at Lamplighter picked him up from the hospital, bought him a sandwich and wouldn't take a tip I can't say enough good things about them The room was more than satisfactory

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Prospect, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

Stayed here for 1 night while visiting family for a milestone birthday. The room was clean, bathroom is small, king size bed was fairly comfortable. We did sit on the sleeper couch, but did not sleep on it. For the money and the location, it worked well for us. Would go back if we were in the area.

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Montgomery Center, Vermont, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We were in an accident on an icy road around rush hour a couple weeks ago. Far from home and family, our attending police officer and tow truck driver arranged for us to stay at the Lamplighter Motor Inn in New London. During the impact, our dog had received life-threatening injury and she was our greatest concern. The tow truck... More 

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San Francisco Bay Area
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4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I spent 4 nights at this motel while visiting friends for a wedding. I was not expecting much beyond basic accommodations, but was pleasantly surprised. My room was very spacious, the bathroom meticulously clean, the beds and linens very comfortable. Some road noise early in the evening, but nothing noticeable by bed time. I appreciated that my room had a... More 

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Timonium, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stayed one night. The motel was built in 1966 and overall does not have a lot of rooms. We had the suite on one of the corners that consisted of two rooms. One of the rooms was large basic room with two double beds. The room had a refrigerator and basic furniture (chests of drawers) and a table with two... More 

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New Hampshire
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18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

The rooms, although somewhat outdate, are large and clean. Two minor issue - there were no directions for the TV/Satellite remote control and breakfast, as advertised from 7 - 10 was not available at 8AM. Excellent location on Main Street

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Kennebunk, Maine
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This motel is small and quaint and basic, but sweet and comfortable enough. The room was very large with a king size (comfy) bed, a couch, large flat screen TV, fridg and microwave. The bathroom was tiny, and the decor is very much from the 1970s. The room was clean although a bit musty smelling. At night we could hear... More 

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Weymouth, Massachusetts
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28 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Stayed one night. The inn was clean and the room was good sized, with a refrigerator. The bathroom is small; the sink is outside the bathroom, which makes it easier for two people to get ready at the same time. The innkeeper is very nice and accommodating. Double beds with comfortable mattresses and pillows. Thermostat controlled. Walls are a thin;... More 

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Bloomfield, N.J.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

We highly recommend the Lamplighter Inn. The owners are friendly and helpful. The Inn is right next to an organic, healthy food store and it is a five minute walk to The Barn, one of the oldest summer stock theatre places in New England, with wonderful, energetic and well-acted musicals. The Inn is within walking distance to downtown New London.... More 

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Temple. NH
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Terrific place at a very reasonable price. Owners very accommodating & friendly. Largest room we've ever found, extremely clean and nicely furnished--dining table, sofa, comfortable bed, desk--plus kitchen with fridge, microwave, small stove and cupboards stocked with pots, pans, dishes, etc. Everything you need for the perfect family vacation. Also smaller rooms available without all the kitchen additions. Grounds are... More 

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