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The Hollow Inn and Motel

2.0 of 5 Inn   |   278 South Main Street, Barre, VT 05641
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Ranked #4 of 4 Barre B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We.reserved a room 4 months in advance of our arrival. We were there to take our daughter to norwich university to begin her rook week. Upon our arrival we attempted too check in when we were told that we needed to pay cash for our stay because someOne forgot to copy down our credit card info. Upon giving cash were... More

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Douglass, Kansas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we booked but canceled one week ahead, were given a cancel id number, but when we got our credit card statement, we were charged any way, we tried to call three times but we were hung up on. so I would stay away from them august 8,9 2014

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Atlanta, Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is terrible, and they charged $120.00 last week. The hotel is old, and not charming. The rooms were in really bad shape, and the continental breakfast was awful, they did not even have real cream for your coffee.

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Baldwinsville, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this room in advance because of the location and the king bed. The reviews that I read had me very skeptical. Even after arriving I was skeptical because there weren't a lot of people staying there except for in the hotel part across the parking lot. When we arrived in our room on the 2nd floor we were... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are much better options. You would be advised to take them. Rooms are dirty, staff is uninterested. Looks like it hasn't been updated in decades. This place could be wonderful, but it needs someone who cares, and unfortunately it is clear that no one has cared about this place in a long time.

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Candiac, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Avoid at all cost!! The innkeeper and most of the staff were very rude. The hotel in general, the room, the furniture, everything was old, dirty and ugly. The fitness center was in the basement and it was creepy. The hotel swimming pool and Jacuzzi were out of order. The breakfast was very disappointing, no fruit, In all it was... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Spur of the moment led us to Hollow Inn. A room check showed us large rooms with small refrigerator, microwave and iron and a balcony. It was once an upscale property. It needs some tlc but, for the price, it was very nice. The owner was very helpful with local attractions and suggested Sarducci's which is one of the best... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Don't stay here!!! The innkeeper was rude. There was an extra charge for a third person in the room even though we still only needed two beds. The "extensive breakfast" the advertise was hard bagels and a waffle maker. Milk and juice at breakfast had been sitting out way too long. No fruit, no proteins. The "fitness center" was a... More

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Rustenburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

The rooms are truly massive. The linen and bed were good. Plentiful scalding hot water. I liked the setting of the property. Wi-fi speed was fantastic. Overall, excellent value for money. HOWEVER, there was noise from other rooms. I think the walls are quite thin and there are interleading doors that worsen the problem. I think if you had noisy... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Hard to describe this place, I'd say if you're staying for more than a night (maybe two) look elsewhere whereas if you're just staying the night as we did it does the job. We were on our way to Montreal but had to start late so decided to break up the drive and stay in VT. The rooms are HUGE... More

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Address: 278 South Main Street, Barre, VT 05641
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Location: United States > Vermont > Barre
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — The Hollow Inn and Motel 2*
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