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Rainbow Motel

24480 State Route 12, Watertown, NY 13601
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  • Location
    2 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Sherburne
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was cheap, we booked with 1 day notice...only place with open rooms...now we know why! First inkling this was a really BAD move...The place was falling apart. But we checked in anyway . Things got worse & worse. There were people hanging out on the 2nd floor balcony--obviously drunk & still drinking. Filthy clothes on. Staring at a... More 

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Hamilton, NY
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staying at this motel was like stepping back in time - to the 1980s. Decor and furniture was dated and the TV was an old one - at least it was color and had a remote. And the room did have a working air conditioner. The towels were slightly threadbare and there were only two bath towels and two washcloths... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

The most horrible hotel in my life! Everything is disgusting: microwave all dirty, the refrigerator doesn't cool at all and the towels and bedsheets are nasty!!! Please, if you can stay in other place and want to enjoy your vacation do NOT stay here!!!!

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Saint Albans, Vermont
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I would not recommend this motel to any person OR animal. It was absolutely disgusting. After traveling in a snowstorm, this was the first motel that was seen, so we pulled over and checked in. Upon entering the room there was a tile falling out of the ceiling, cigarette butts in the toilet, and a funky smell. But it was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I would go to this quiet motel especially because they have wonderful and caring manager along with his family . I loved it and so did my hubby . They were very helpful and kind. I especially like the fact that Alexa Bay was only 10 minutes away from us .

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Roanoke, Virginia, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

Don't even think about this nasty place it was horrible....my boyfriend and I had work in the Watertown area and ended up stuck here for three months I don't know why I ever stayed that long.. had no choice at the time once he started charging it was hard to go some place other then there. The maids stole peoples... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2012

We stayed here out of necessity - There was nothing else available for miles due to a local concert. I still owe apologies for making us stay there. This was, without exaggeration, the worst place I have ever slept in... and I've slept under a bathroom sink. It was expensive. The bathroom was filthy (towels were pre-moistened and there was... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2011

terrible ,dirty ,old motel with vry old facilities

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Binghamton, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2011

My band stayed here one night awhile back when we were on tour. All of the other motels/hotels were booked so we drove around and found this one. When we pulled in, I noticed a small tree growing in what used to be a swimming pool. As soon as I stepped into my room, the smile was wiped off my... More 

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bellvue, NE
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2010

The entry into the room is about 12 inches high , hard to get in, The mirror in bathroom is to high could not see oneself. Water temperature was extremely hot. Curtains are frayed and very old. stained walls in bathroom. Overpowering smell when entering room of potpourri. Windows old and not secure and hard to open and close. However... More 

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