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Pottsville Motor Inn

Route 61 North, Pottsville, PA 17901
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  • Location
    2 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off, let me state for the record that my expectations were very low considering the quoted rate; that being said, it exceeded the lowest of the lows bordering on scary at times. Unsuitable and unacceptable for just one night, even if that sole purpose of that one night was to cook some meth - which we did not, but... More 

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Blue Bell
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Stayed here several times summer of 2014. Received special rate from owner for my return trips there. Free WiFi, Cable, Frig and microwave. and a roof over my head. (I have been the classy hotels where they charge a minum of $9.95 a night for internet) Owner doesnt smile, but he is OK. If you want all this , plus... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Never again! I had to switch rooms three times because the scary man at the front desk refused to give me my money back. When I first checked in I asked if I could get my money back if I had any problems and he said no problems. Rooms are great. The first room stunk it was really hard to... More 

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Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

While traveling in this area for business/pleasure, I had the unfortunate experience to stop here. Room not too clean, air conditioner ancient and noisy. Bed was about 50 years old and the headboard FELL off the bed! Place needs a lot of TLC and updating. Never would recommend this place to anyone!

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NY
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

OMG horrible first they do not clean the snow we had no way to get our car up there! We parked on the next door lot and walked up the hill! An expecting mom and a 3 year old with our bags! I ask the "manager" if they would clean the snow he said if it stops! I had booked... More 

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Frackville, Pennsylvania, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

this place was horrible, but cheap. we stayed for 4 days, and pretty much hated it. the service was ok, but the guy running the place was creepy. there were other "guests" that were quite loud, intrusive, and a bit scary. watched my car constantly because these"guests" were very shady. there were two dogs in the room next to us... More 

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Asbury Park
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

OK...I was traveling with buggjuice, (review below this one)...he was too kind. We have been to this motel 5 times. This place is a complete DUMP...Our curtains were TOTALLY moth eaten with giant holes in them. We had a none smoking room and it REEKED of tobacco. I am sure that the bedspreads have not be cleaned during this century....We... More 

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NJ
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

We have stayed here a few times while doing photography trips in the area, we are two single guys traveling and are willing to accept low standards for a cheap price. At this point I can't stand the owner of this dump. He is one of the least friendly people I have ever met. Considering that we have actually returned... More 

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Innisfil, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

Arrived at this dump late May 8 2012 with a prepaid travelocity reservation. First - it was suggested that I booked a smoking room. The printed reservation definitely stated non-smoking. Next - a request for a $5. key deposit. Then I endeavoured to contact Travelocity, which was answered by a recording and their music channel - costing $22. on my... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2011

The Pottsville Motor Inn is in terrible condition, at least room 107 is. It's the kind of degradation that takes years. Upon entry, there was a smoky/chemical odor. The compact fluorescent lights are all too dim. Acoustic tile ceilings are warped. Trim paint is badly worn. The wool blanket is so worn out it would be rejected by Goodwill. The... More 

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