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The Phillips Motel

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2943 N. Susquehanna Trail, Shamokin Dam, PA 17876
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The Phillips Motel
Ranked #2 of 3 Hotels in Shamokin Dam
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fairview Park, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like other reviews, I did smell a musty smell when I first walked into my room but it didn't bother me. The room was clean and the bed was very comfortable. My mom was with me, and she could hear water running through the pipes at night. The staff was very nice and the grounds were clean. I look forward... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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108 reviews 108 reviews
17 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

What a Wonderful Experience! The rooms were amazing they had a really great feel! They were comfortable and unique it had an original authentic almost ancient feel to them, including using a key to enter the door (instead of a key card)! Also there were cute cats walking around a beautiful lawn and a garden cow (make out of like... More

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Warren, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I needed a room at the last minute and got a good recommendation from a friend about this place. My conversation on the phone with the gentleman who took my reservation set the tone for my stay at The Phillips Motel. He was professional, friendly and kind and gave me a terrific rate. It gave me a good feeling about... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

If you are tired of every motel you stay at being almost the same...check this place out. Neat antique furnished rooms with really nice flowering grounds in front of the property. Priced right and well staffed with really nice people. Close to everything and a pleasant change of pace from what you expect from a motel.Call them and inquire what... More

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Greensburg, Pennsylvania
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We have been going to Phillip's Motel for several years now, so I'm long overdue to write a review. I have to say that Phillip's Motel is the nicest motel we have ever stayed at. The rooms are beautifully decorated and so comfortable, and are very clean and spacious. The bathrooms are spotless and we are always provided with plenty... More

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Binghamton NY
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86 reviews 86 reviews
52 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We stayed here 3 nights over New Year's. The rooms are spacious with a large area around the bathroom sink for storage/food prep if you so choose. Small fridge and mw included. The furnishings were lovely antiques including a four-poster bed that our puppy had a great time running underneath. The bed was a bit high, but a two step... More

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Staunton, Virginia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
12 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

This place was a great find on the road from Hersey up to Buffalo . I was told that the motel has been family owned for the past 60 years. Check in person was very nice and rooms were very nice with old oak furniture , comfortable beds and at a good price . I just really enjoyed the look... More

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New Bern NC
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

If you are in the Shamokin Dam, PA, area and need a good place to stay....try the Phillips Motel..right on Route 15. We were surprised to find out it is quite large with several buildings behind the one facing the road. The landscaping and flowers are beautiful! When we stayed, we were placed in one of the back buildings so... More

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Jacksonville, FL
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46 reviews 46 reviews
6 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

I had passed the Phillips Motel literally hundreds of times when I was going to college in Selinsgrove, PA but never had occasion to stop. This September we were getting together in Northumbeland, PA and everyone from out of town stayed there. The Phillips is privately owned and is a real step back in time to the days when your... More

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Arlington, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

We've stayed here many times over the past 15 years. This year's stay was horrible. Had reservation for a week, checked out after one night. Room reeked of mold and was very musty. A/C was noisy, lights shone in room through bathroom door that wouldn't shut. Had to sleep with the windows open due to the smell and road noise... More

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Address: 2943 N. Susquehanna Trail, Shamokin Dam, PA 17876
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Shamokin Dam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 47
Also Known As:
The Phillips Hotel Shamokin Dam
Phillips Hotel Shamokin Dam

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