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Kirkside Motor Lodge

250 W. Main St., Bennington, VT 05201
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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85 reviews 85 reviews
6 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

This is really what it looks like from the road; a little tired, drive up motel. The rooms are passable, clean, but the shower and actually the entire bathroom is quite outdated, mold in the shower tile, old vanity, rusty radiator, etc. Antique furnishings (like it says in the website)? I didn't see that. It's more like tag sale furnishings.... More

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45 reviews 45 reviews
32 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Stopped over for one night after a long day of travel - came across Kirkside as Hampton and Bestwestern Inn was booked solid. The owner Billy Soto was very nice to us - he told us we could pick our room and gave us 3 keys to check them out. They are basically the same except for the layout and... More

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Apollo, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013 via mobile

This is our second stay at the Kirkside in two years- friendly enough staff who are very accommodating. Clean rooms- reminds me of a stay at Grama's house. The Kirkside is located within walking distance to all that Bennington has to offer. Great little place-

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Cumberland, Rhode Island
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

This motel is very comfortable and affordable.Its close to alot of attractions.This is a great place to relax for the night and venture out to shop.The owner recommends great places to eat .Very kid friendly.Great breakfast shop just up the road,within walking distance .

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West Bend, Wisconsin
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Traveling in the fall with chilly days and cold nights, most people want a warm room. The owner wasn't turning the heat on unless others wanted it too. He did provide a small electric space heater. The bathroom didn't get warm though. Needs lots of updating; old stuffed chairs that are so sunken that once you sit in them you... More

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Edenton KY
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

This is definately old school...paid $100 for this because we were biking and worn out. Think I would stay someplace nicer for that price. it was an easy walk downtown where there are several food choices.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
22 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

This traditional motel was no more or less than we would expect for the price. The room was clean and comfortable and out of another era - which suited us as overseas visitors. The room was not of the design or standard you would expect in a large change but that was fine - especially as it did not exude... More

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Berwick, Pennsylvania, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

I have stayed at the Kirkside twice this summer and once or twice last summer. We always find the rooms to be clean and affordable. Also, the office staff are friendly and helpful. The location is excellent; walking distance to shops and restaurants. It's true that this is not a modern motel and doesn't feature the latest amenities as the... More

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Ringwood, New Jersey
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

We stayed one night this past week-end on our way home from Laconia Bike Week. The owner is terribly rude. The place hasn't been updated in at least 20 years. There was mold in all the bathrooms. We had to look at 5 rooms before we found one that was barely acceptable. We were too tired to start looking for... More

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westminster, md
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2012

Stayed one Saturday night on our way to Stowe, Vermont two weeks ago. It`s OK for one night, but would not stay longer. Clean but, very dated. Only four rooms occupied on a Saturday with a big foot race in Bennington on Sunday kind of spoke volumes.

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Address: 250 W. Main St., Bennington, VT 05201
Location: United States > Vermont > Green Mountains > Bennington
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