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Birds Nest Motel

2.0 of 5 1601 East Genesee Street, Skaneateles, NY 13152
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

we thought we had booked a motel on the outskirts of skinny atlas(that's how the locals pronounce it) but it's more like three miles. The first room was on the the North side, it was big and quiet, but had a stale smell. The second night we were moved across the corridor, looking at a main road, but it,s not... More

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing to complain about really. Room and facilities basic. Breakfast was just coffee and muffins. Staff fine. Room smelt a bit musty on our arrival. Bed comfortable. I wouldn't stay there if for a longer period, but as it was only one night, can't complai.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in this motel after a long day delivering custom furniture in the surrounding area. It was one of the better motel bargains so we weren't expecting much. In fact, we were pleasantly surprised by a very large room with a king sized bed. There was a modern flat screen television, small refrigerator, microwave (oddly placed in the bathroom),... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I was so disappointed with my customer service experience after booking a room at the Birds Nest Motel. I booked online through their website and due to an unusual circumstance, had to cancel my reservation 6 days before the reservation - their cancellation policy requires 7 days notice to receive a refund if you need to cancel. I called on... More

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Barrie, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We booked on Expedia and paid about $100 Cdn. It is an older place, adequate, but no coffee machine or refrigerator and only one queen bed. Needs updating, new beds, bedding, etc. Smelled a bit musty. They said breakfast was included in the reception area. There were no tables and only 3 chairs. The breakfast was a joke. Coffee with... More

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Maberly, Ontario
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This motel is very conviniently located near Lake, Winery and Distillery. Price was right for the ameneties we received. We had a nice, clean double room. Due to age of property, there were not enough power plugs to satisfy our computer requirements, so had to unplug the desk lamp and TV. Grounds are well kept. Pool looked lovely..did not use.... More

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Brighton, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Booked for price, then read some scary reviews so was worried. We had a lovely stay. Older but clean. Large room, fridge and coffee. Comfy king bed. Good service. Interior hall did have stale smell, as if it should just b aired out well. Short drive to town. Would stay again.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Stayed overnight on a short trip to Finger Lakes. Motel had clean rooms and very helpful staff. Tables and umbrellas outside office for relaxing. Good value and close to the lovely Skaneateles. We would stay here again.

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Hampton, VA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The Bird's Nest is far from a luxury motel. If you want shampoo, go to the front desk and ask for it. Breakfast? Thomas' Bagels, a few packaged sweets and coffee. No frig, microwave or hair dryer. What you will find is a pleasant receptionist, a clean but sparse room and a comfortable bed. Remember to add on New York's... More

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Oneonta, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We were first drawn to this place because of the fair rates; then we met the owners and so respected their quest to run a small business. Then their dog ( I forget the name ) who was such a lover. We found nothing wrong, but we found so many magnetic attractions. Jack and Jann Ewen

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Address: 1601 East Genesee Street, Skaneateles, NY 13152
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Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Skaneateles
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Birds Nest Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
The Bird`s Nest Hotel Skaneateles
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