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Red Carpet Inn On The Lake

2306 State Highway 28, Goodyear Lake, Oneonta, NY 13820
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Ranked #6 of 7 Oneonta B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013
mchgh new york
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We have been coming to this hotel for 15 years every summer for a weekend. We know that is a motel with minimum amenities and a nice lake. This year however it slipped below acceptability in every way. Upon arrival the floor was not vacuumed, no soap, no toilet paper and dirty toilet. A line of Fruit Loops led into... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The lake is pretty, but the rooms were dirty and smelled horrible. the first room we looked at had a bad odor that they attempted to cover up with way too much air freshener. The carpets also looked as if they had not been vacuumed in a long time, a lot of litter and debris and dust.

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new york
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

We booked one night on probably a very booked weekend; move in to either Hartwick or Oneonta Colleges. Unfortunately, we had to book very late due to a change of athletic plans. Red Carpet Inn was all that we could get. We love Lakes! So this was a Beautiful setting. What did not work was the rooms. Old, dated, pulsing... More

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Pleasanton, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

My daughter and I stayed at this hotel from July 30-August 2, 2013, while watching my son play at the Dreams Park. I booked directly with Heather after Priceline notified me that my room was no longer available. It worked out for the best, as Heather put my daughter in a great room in the main building with a view... More

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Orlando, Florida
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This family-run motel had fairly decent prices for a two bedroom on the lake, but the room was very dated and had more of a cabin feel, which, I suppose, is part of its charm. The bathroom was very tiny and the water took forever to get hot in the morning, but in their defense it was an unusually cold... More

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Clinton Corners, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Right on rt.28 in the outskirts of Oneonta, about 20-25 min from Cooperstown, NY. Located right on Goodyear Lake with wonderful views, swimming dock, fishing and boating docks/piers. Ask for a room in the rear facing the lake. You'll wake up to a beautiful morning and get to watch a even more beautiful sunset. Very peaceful and quiet, I have... More

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Spunkie A WVU fan
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

We stayed 5 nights at this delightful motel. The manager, Mary, is so helpful and kind. Be sure to get on the lakeside--the view is incredible. The motel is on the older side but clean and the rooms are large with lots of areas to store things. The beds were very comfortable and it was so quiet. The room has... More

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East Troy, WI
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

The Red Carpet Inn on the Lake is a clean and reasonably priced motel on Goodyear Lake. It is showing its age with some repairs that need to be made, but our room was clean and quiet. There are rooms on two levels of the high hill that overlooks the lake. Ours was on the higher level. The lower level... More

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Long Island
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61 reviews 61 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2013

My family stayed at this motel during Suny Oneonta's College Graduation weekend. At this time, the prices of all hotels go up in the area, and there are no available rooms for months. We arrived on a Friday afternoon and had my son's graduation the next morning. After going out to dinner and seeing a movie, we returned to the... More

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Paradise, Newfoundland
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

This hotel was excellent value for the money. It's situated on a rural road, surrounded by the lake and pleasant green space. The staff was friendly and helpful. On the downside, there isn't anywhere to eat without driving. There is no restaurant in the hotel, and the nearest one is several miles away. I would recommend bringing your own food... More

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Address: 2306 State Highway 28, Goodyear Lake, Oneonta, NY 13820
Location: United States > New York > Oneonta
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Red Carpet Inn On The Lake (formerly known as Knott's Motel),was totally renovated in 2009, and is located on beautiful Goodyear Lake between Cooperstown and Oneonta. Just minutes away from Baseball Hall Of Fame, Cooperstown Dream Park, Baseball World, All Star Village and Soccer Hall of Fame. ... more   less 
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