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Stardust Motor Inn

2700 Curry Road, Off Exit 25 N.Y. Thruway, Schenectady, NY 12303
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Gaithersburg, Maryland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

I've found hell on earth. My family stayed here on a whim when all other hotels below $100 in the area were full. When I arrived, I used the bathroom In the lobby. The toilet had dried diarrhea on it and there was a missing handle on the sink. One of the customers was in the lobby complaining he saw... More

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

$59 a night and allowed pets. We brought in our pets and bags and went out to get a quick bite to eat. Came back and bugs were crawling across the bed. Not 1,2 but many. At first they didn't want to refund my money until I said I want them to sleep in the room. Couldn't find another hotel... More

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Albany, New York
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

The rugs? Crunchy. The sheets? I doubt they've been washed recently. The heart-shaped tub? I'm hopeful that the water gets hot enough to kill any pathogens that might be lurking within. Mirrors on the wall? Oh yeah, you know what I'm talking about! Do the amenities really matter to two teenagers looking to get busy in something other than the... More

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Conway, South Carolina
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

the pictures is not what you get...the sheets were nasty, old beds that have boards under them. it was more like a crack hotel...i would rather camped in the wood with a bear than stay there again!!!

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Utica, New York
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

this place is so disgustingly dirty! there are bed bugs and my family member got a staph infection as a result. they never change the sheets, the mattresses are filthy and stained as is the carpet. the floors are filthy, the tub bottom is black, the toilets are horrendous! He would never have stayed but he was travelling for work... More

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plymouth pa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2010

was not worth the money for a so called jacuzzi suite.Room was filthy.Bed had peoples names carved into it.Dirty towels under bathroom sink.Bathroom door would not close. towels were thin and stained.No housekeeping service.Its a good thing we brought our own blankets and pillows cuz we used them.also we brught clorox cleanup and we had to disinfect the room before... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2009

Personally I love this place. Very comfortable beds. First class Wi Fi service, friendly staff (for NYS) Great location right off NYS Thruway. Very reasonale price. The rooms are clean and large . The location is almosr rural and VERY safe which is more than I can say for the Econolodge and the Days Inn in SCHDY.There is a nice... More

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Rome, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2009

My husband and I chose this hotel on a business trip to save our organization a little money (we work for a small nonprofit). Our conference was in Schenectady, and the motel was easy to get to from the highway, only about a 8-minute drive. We stayed two nights. The hotel was built in the 1960s, and still had much... More

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Western MA
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2009

I almost passed on this place because of the reviews. But, The weekend was going to be expensive enough already, I figured why not? I haven't stayed in a dive in a long time. I was pleasantly surprised!! Comfortable bed and a clean room. Easy to get on and off I-90 and I-890. Bring your own shampoo, soap and conditioner.... More

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Schenectady NY
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2009

I conduct my consulting business from here and host business associates as guests regularly. My guests have never complained.. The place is clean: I daily watch the proficient housekeeping staff scour vacated rooms. So I say again: NICE PLACE, NICE PRICE!

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Address: 2700 Curry Road, Off Exit 25 N.Y. Thruway, Schenectady, NY 12303
Location: United States > New York > Schenectady
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 52
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