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The Village Motel

168 East Main Street (Route 20), Richfield Springs, NY 13439
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Belleville, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Suited our purposes very well for visit to Cooperstown and area. The park across the street from the motel was good for a bonus free concert one evening. Although the air conditioner was a bit noisy this didn't bother me very much and did not detract from my enjoyment.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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135 reviews 135 reviews
29 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Reading some of the reviews, you might think that this is a charming retro place. While the outside looks quite charming and retro and well-maintained, inside the rooms have not been updated in more than a generation! There was a small extremely noisy air conditioner, so we had the choice to sweat in the summer heat or toss and turn... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Excellent nostalgic atmosphere and cozy rooms. My friends and I come every year for all the cultural attractions in the area. Accommodations are well kept by a fine, friendly family. Can't wait to return!

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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We have been coming here for years to attend glimmerglass opera. The location is perfect & the rooms are very clean. Owners Pete &family are wonderful.veryquiet. Wifi in every room.plan to return next season.

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Vashon, Washington
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Friendly family-run old-style motel- no frills ( shampoo, hair-drier) but nice new windows to open and quiet setting- in town. Convenient to breakfast spot at Tally-Ho. Across from the central park in town. Hope they manage to make it all non-smoking rooms soon- like all inns should be. Pricey for what you get- but maybe inflated over the Fourth Holiday.

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San Jose, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
25 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Not sure what other reviewers expected from this place, perhaps expectations were too high. We found the room–and bathroom–very clean. Motels of this vintage usually have small bathrooms so space is at a premium, but you don't feel cramped. The bed was comfortable if not luxurious. It's an old motel so things like air conditioning are there but as add-ons;... More 

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Richmond, Va
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Very disappointed. Room was very musty smelling and black mold on the window curtain in the bathroom. Lots of hair (not ours) in the tub. A cold summer eve and no heat. No shampoo and no hangers for our clothes. All this and expensive. Will look elsewhere in the future.

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Boston, MA
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48 reviews 48 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2013

A quaint, dated-looking motel from the outslde, the room was simple and clean. There were no luxuries, insufficient towels for the three of us, but we thought it was fine for one night. That was until we got into bed. Truly, these were the hardest beds I have ever experienced. The pillows were flimsy little things. Nobody slept well. I... More 

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Ithaca, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

The Village Motel in Richfield Springs, NY was a poor choice. None of the usual amenities--no shampoo, no lotion, no coffee, no ice,1 skimpy bath, washcloth, and hand towel apiece, no iron, no ironing board, no shelf in the bathroom with room for toiletries, no kleenex, three hangers in the clothes alcove. We didn't expect a swimming pool or a... More 

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Denver, Colorado
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

This was one of the least expensive options for lodging near Cooperstown (20 minute drive) and was ok for the money. Clean rooms and the AC worked like a champ (thank God!). The decor probably hasn't been updated since the 50's, including the sign welcoming you to the motel ("TV", "Free in room phones!"). It was like staying at grandma's... More 

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Address: 168 East Main Street (Route 20), Richfield Springs, NY 13439
Location: United States > New York > Richfield Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 11
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