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Colton Motel

232 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Ranked #24 of 29 hotels in Gettysburg
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Philadelphia, PA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms were decent and the price is great, BUT, both rooms used by our group had odor issues. Even though our room was nonsmoking, there was a faint odor of tobacco smoke. Not enough to really bother us, but perhaps someone with asthma would have a problem. The BIG issue was that both bathrooms smelled of urine. Obviously the... More

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Sterling, Virginia, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was very clean, and close to everything. I love waking up early to a continental breakfast which I read this motel had. Waited till 8:10 am and nothing as of yet, got tied of wasting my day waiting. Come to find out all you get was a donut anyway. Not much of a continental breakfast to me. The... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Basic older motel, but has pool and internet worked perfectly. Clean and can't beat the location. Very pleasant and helpful desk staff. Also, I prefer independent motels to the cheap chains - much nicer budget experience and the Colton fits the bill.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Colten is a quaint older motel. The room and bathroom were clean, the beds were comfortable. A small refrigerator was provided. There is a pool. Coffee available @ the office. The staff was wonderful! It is conveniently located, across from the cemetaries and within walking distance of attractions, shopping and downtown. Reasonable priced and would stay again.

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63 reviews 63 reviews
18 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We ended up in this motel because a different motel in town lost our reservation, so high marks for the Colton for being available and taking us on short notice. This is a cheap, basic motel. It is has very basic amenities inside and the look is somewhat dated. But it was relatively clean and convenient to the Gettysburg Battlefield... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

older,good price,clean,haunted,will stay again,staff great, small time charm, could walk street and not see anyone,next to battlefields,and on top of,they told us where to vist,only bad thing could not get soda late

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

Great location, very basic/old...but sufficient for time spent in room. Nice to save some money since we were in hotels for 2 weeks. Door was sticky and curtains need replacing (worn w/ holes). Eat at nearby dobbins tavern for French onion soup!

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Lynchburg, Virginia, United States
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46 reviews 46 reviews
7 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Had read reviews on here so we were looking for Colton's. We were just here for one night and didn't want to spend $$$$ for a nights stay. We weren't in room much. The room was nice and clean. Everyone working spoke to us and they were very friendly. Pool was clean, of course we didn't have time to swim.... More

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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

I love staying at these mom & POP motels. The place was neat and check in was smooth. The desk clerks were so friendly and helpful. They had all the info and answered all our guestions about the area. The room was clean and neat. It could be described as "retro" but every thing worked. It is not a chain... More

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Parma, Ohio
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

It was a Motel. Very old but clean. Good walking location near most things. Continental breakfast is a donut and weak coffee, if your lucky. Our room wasn't cleaned on second day and the wifi was in acessable.

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Address: 232 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Location: United States > Pennsylvania > Gettysburg
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