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Anchor Inn And Marina

3425 County Road 30, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Anchor Inn And Marina
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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West Chester
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A very disappointing stay. The location looks like a construction site. Their website says that their accommodations have a "spectacular view of the lake". We reserved and were required to prepay two rooms for three nights at $200/ night/ per room by making a 50% non-refundable deposit. One room had a lake view and access to the shared porch, and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are budget travelers. Not looking for 5 star, just clean and safe. I'll start with the negative: Hotel and cabins are older with understandable wear and tear. They could definitely use some upgrades. There is a bit of a musty smell that we noticed only when we entered the rooms. Now for the positive: The location is wonderful. Up... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Honestly speaking we went all the way to Watkins Glen and we didnt had reservations for long weekend. We called and visited several hotes/motels but there was no vacancy. Amazing my friend found this place at very last moment and we just took it being very tired. My god, when I opened the window in the morning, there was the... More 

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Amherst, New York, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Very disappointing stay, I will not even consider staying there again.It was a construction site which was not mentioned when I booked the room. I asked about the view of Lake Seneca and was told how great it is, it would have been if the scaffolding wasn't blocking it! I also asked about the internet connection and was told that... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stayed the week before Labor Day. The hotel is across the street from the lake and there is a shared porch for each wing of rooms. We stayed in two rooms. The quality of the beds varied - I did OK, the couple with me did not. They found the first bed to be saggy, the second found wet... More 

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Rochester, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

The Anchor Inn is not a luxury hotel but I was pleasantly surprised. The rooms were quiet and clean with a nice tv and we loved the outdoor seating overlooking the lake. The tiki bar across the street on the lake was a huge plus. Convenient - Just up the street from the town center. We really enjoyed our stay.... More 

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Westminster, Maryland
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36 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We stayed here over Labor day weekend. The Hotel looks kind of run down from the outside but the rooms are OK on the inside. Rooms were large & clean. The bed was good. Great Lake view from the balcony. Flat Screen TV & Mini Fridge. The Driveway was a little scary coming down - It is very steep and... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We went wine touring for the day and stayed at the Anchor Inn. The place is outdated; however, the staff is very friendly and the rooms are clean. Their rates are comparable for what you get. You can't miss this view. They have a great deck that you can sit out and enjoy a view of Seneca Lake. Tiki bar... More 

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New York
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27 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 via mobile

The Tiki Bar has become the place to go on Saturday night in Watkins, but fair warning: if you want to pull your boat up or get a seat on the beach, get there before 9PM! Always good music, a lively but respectful crowd and fabulous drinks. Don"t miss: Red Cat Slushies.

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania, United States
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96 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We stayed on a Saturday night and also visited the Tiki Bar. The room needed upgrades and so did the bar. There was a band there but really couldn't hear it in our room. We had a group of drunk and loud folks in the room next to us. We asked Stacey if she had another room and without any... More 

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