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Scottish Inns Potsdam

7575 Rt 11, Potsdam, NY 13676
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Ranked #4 of 4 Hotels in Potsdam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Corpus Christi
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

It will take some more time and some more money but this motel's inn keeper appears to be up for the task. While my room was large, the bathroom stand up shower definitely will need to be replaced. It was very small and if you turned around you felt the slickness of the shower curtain on you. (Ugh!) For the... More 

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Goshen, CT
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86 reviews 86 reviews
27 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

A small motor inn run by a very nice family who couldn't have been more pleasant, and according to the sign out front it is under new management. However the place is dated and needs some sprucing up. The shower in our room (108) ran hot and cold, literally. The temperature would cycle spontaneously between ice and scalding, so you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Stayed here for weeks at a time due to business during this past summer/fall (1-3 rms at a time). No its not the Hilton people, and it sure didn't cost like the Hilton....so get off your pedestals! We've stayed at every hotel imaginable & this little roadside hotel was the best value we've stayed at this past year. Room was... More 

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

After reading some of the reviews, I was a little hesitant on staying here. To my surprise, it neat, clean, bright and cheery. Management was very pleasant and had a nice continental breakfast. The beds were very comfortable.

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Canandaigua, NY
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Let's be honest ... for the cost of this hotel you should not expect the place to be as nice as the Marriott or Hilton or other large chains in the area. But the place is clean, the beds are comfortable and the folks there are friendly and nice. The place is a little older than most properties but was... More 

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madrid
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This motel was ok, there aren't many choices in the area to choose from. It is located very close to Clarkson University, so it was easy to get to after hockey. The beds were really comfy, but the bottom sheet kept sliding off. I know some places don't use fitted sheets anymore but waking up on a mattress is a... More 

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Plattsburgh, New York
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We were travelling through the area a few months back and we needed a place to stay for one night to rest and recuperate. We saw the reviews for this place were pretty rough but the most recent reviews were better, so we figured considering it is very inexpensive and we only wanted one night, we would give it a... More 

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East Lyme, Connecticut, USA
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52 reviews 52 reviews
7 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

For the area, I thought this motel was a good price. The beds were VERY comfy, and there was a breakfast included. The breakfast was a bit uninspiring, but there was fruit, coffee, and some packaged danishes and muffins. Enough to tide us over. I do wish I had access to coffee before 7am when breakfast was offered. The location... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The lobby smelled, the shower door didn't close, the water went from hot to cold, the hair dryer had sparks coming out. The lights went out on their own. Out side lights by all the motel doors were blinking in the early hour of the morning. I could keep going like not wanting to give us a receipt for cash... More 

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Sudbury, Massachusetts
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7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

The inn is actually a motel along a highway. I was not impressed with it at first but then realized it was clean and comfortable. It had a dorm style refrigerator and small microwave. There were 2 queen size beds, 2 chairs, a desk, bureau and a TV. Bathroom was small but adequate. The breakfast area could be improved a... More 

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