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Golden Gate Motel

432 Margaret Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901
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Ranked #2 of 5 Plattsburgh B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Columbus, Ohio
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

The Golden Gate is one of the few (possibly the last) majestic lakefront motels still open on Lake Champlain in Plattsburgh, New York. Many of the motels have been replaced by medical complexes, condos, office buildings where there once was motel after motel.(I believe at least 5-6 on the old strip). What's sad with this areea now housing private buildings,... More

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Good bed. Bathroom window needs covering! At least frostie film over it! No Wi-Fi - would have been nice if there was. No TV channel lists and the remote didn't work like others - wouldn't turn the TV on or off. Beautiful location for summer visitors - right on the water a plus. Very quiet at this time of the... More

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Amherst, New Hampshire
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

We were in town for the Plattsburgh State womens basketball finals this week-end, the Golden Gate motel was a great location for us. We needed a place to sleep, shower and go; the bed was so comfortable!! The owner named Joan is a sweethear. We would stay here again, you can't beat $99.00 for the week-end!!!!!!

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Wakefield, Rhode Island
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

While searching for a B & B in Plattsburgh I found the Golden Gate which is right on lake Champlain. When I called to book it, the woman quoted the suspiciously low price of $99/2nights. This was a little alarming, but not as scary as realizing that the hotel was one of the many places past the paper mill that... More

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Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

Location, location, location !!! Wow ! What a beach ! My wife and I like to kayak, swim, kite surf, bicycle and have a few drinks afterwards on the beach and this is the place. This is the ultimate place to kite surf. The beach is pure sand for miles. You can walk out forever in about 2 feet of... More

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Quebec
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

I booked this motel based on the reviews and the beach. The Good The reservation and check in process were simple, staff polite, friendly and helpful. The beach is lovely, wide, sandy and clean and the sandy bottom goes out for a long way, a lot of fun for kids. For younger kids there is a cordoned off section of... More

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Summerfield, Florida
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

A nice place to stay on Lake Champlain instead of the Big Box Motels. Helpful/friendly staff McDonald's a few doors away McSweeney's Michigans (aka. Texas Red Hots) just down the road Near town. 200 characters! Are you serious? What ever happened to getting to the point. I'm not that verbose.

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Quebec City, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

The one and onely waterfront spot in Plattsburgh. Beautiful vue on Lake Champlain. Forget the Mall area and enjoy the clean and quiet Golden Gate Motel for less. Clean standard motel room, private beach, a few minutes from public beach and 20 minutes from Ausable Point and Ausable Chasm area. We'll comme back for sure !

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Toronto, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

This is a rare find. Stay here if you can -- old-time motels like this with great location are disappearing. It's right on the beach, literally 30 seconds from room to water! THe only draw-back on the beach is that the water is very shallow for a long way out (if you have young kids, you'll probably consider this a... More

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Montreal, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2012

Great place if you love the beach!!! View from room balcony of Lake Champlain and Vermont is amazing. Our room on the second floor was newly renovated. It was super clean and looked better than any other room I've been in, in Plattsburg. They have a private beach and from there you can walk in the shallow water to the... More

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Address: 432 Margaret Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Location: United States > New York > Plattsburgh
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