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Thompson's Motel

Junction of 33 and U.S. 220, Franklin, WV 26807
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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State College, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here one night during a West VA. motorcycle weekend. The facilities are dated, but clean. No problem with reservations, check-in, or check-out. In fact, they encouraged us to park the bike on the porch area in front of our room - which we did. Very handy with having the restaurant in front of the motel. The highlight of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Older motel, very quiet, very clean and exceptionally nice personnel. We stayed one night here on a short weekend drive. I had booked with information from Trip Advisor. It is as represented by most comments on here. Only $52 on a Saturday for two. The restaurant adjacent was good for breakfast. The desk lady said they had wi-fi but I... More 

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Conyers, GA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I came to this hotel because it had cheap rooms (40.00). So I didn't expect a lot, primarily since the reviews were not that great. They first tried to put me in a room by the highway (state) but I asked if there were any rooms at the same price further away. They allowed me to look at a number... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Stayed in room 46. Room needed aired. Had a closed up old smell. TV didn't work. Air conditioner was loud. Bed sheets were very clean and new. Room carpeting was stained and rough looking. Bathroom was very clean. I've stayed in $200.00 rooms that didn't have as clean restroom. All in all.....quaint and the price is very affordable. The dining... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 via mobile

After a long drive through Virginia, we stopped at this motel in the middle of nowhere. During the evening it looked a bit shabby from the outside so we were a bit sceptical. The lady at the front desk gave us a warm welcome so we took a room. The room was on the 2nd floor, and the space was... More 

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Dalton, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

I've stayed here 3 times--2007, 2011 and Memorial Day weekend 2015. It's an old 1960ish motel and it looks it. BUT the bed was very comfortable, the TV worked and the shower worked. The tub was flaking some of the enamel but that didn't affect the shower. It has plenty of character and I would stay here again. I think... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

This motel is a disgusting run down filth hole.we are not prissy people. I am not sure what the other reviewers seen when they were here.this place is very old, thats not the issue. The sheets towels and bed spread are rags and probably 30 years old. They are ripped and worn out. The shower curtain was moldy. The air... More 

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Proctorville, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

I came through there around 9 at night and she gave me a choice of two rooms, one had a soft bed and the other had a bed that was a lot more comfortable. The tv was a round screen whirt a remote that would work the volume and up and down channels. The heater did not work to well... More 

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Belle, West Virginia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Motel is very clean. Rooms has two double beds, dresser mirror, desk, two chairs, nightstand and a tv with large selection of channels. Bathroom very nice and clean. Ample parking. Front unit with office, you must take stairs to get to second floor. The back unit has parking in the back for second floor so you don't have to take... More 

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Sperryville, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Although I never saw it advertised, they do have free wi-fi! The rooms are right out of the 50's, very dated, however it was clean and I had nice hot water! Room rates were about 55/ night. Many of the rooms have a little patio or balcony. I was happy with my choice! They still have old fashioned metal keys

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