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Penny's Motel

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   141 King Street East, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Ontario N0H 2P0, Canada
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Ranked #2 of 3 Thornbury B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
sappy528 Parry Sound, Canada
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Parry Sound, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was clean and the rates were very economical which was appealing to us so we had no real complaints. We knew that this was an older motel so the expectations were not high. Was okay for a one or two night stay.

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for Elvis Fest 2014. They took advantage of this and priced this OLD $50 motel room for $160. Wifi not working.No window coverings in bathroom.Dirty carpet.Shabby door lock. Never ever again!

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Markham, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Please keep in mind this is an OLD motel, and I have rated it as such! I thought it was quite good. Microwave, mini fridge, wifi, and tv. We stayed in Unit 14 and it had a security chain plus a working lock so maybe all the other units have security chains now? Unit 14 is the end unit and... More

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Brampton, Canada
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

I stayed once and only once! My husband has stayed afew times, he thinks it's ok. Myself, not so much! It's old, clean, very basic, bed, small fridge, microwave & TV. It's ok for a night, what do you want for $65? You get what you pay for! Guess that's why more guys are willing to stay there, it cheap... More

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Lindsay, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

Typical old style Motor Inn. Had unit 12 which was large (2 double beds and a single bed). Carpets were dirty (bring slippers). Microwave, fridge, air conditioner and working TV were handy. The front staff were extremely friendly. The room smelled stale and dingy but the sheets (thin, 10 count maybe!) were clean. Didn't see any bugs...and I looked... Only... More

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Toronto
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206 reviews 206 reviews
49 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

We were looking last minute for 2 rooms in the area and didn't want to spend over $100....This is a very very old property....I wasn't expecting much and it was perhaps even below my expectations. The exterior appears to have been painted with a new roof so exterior looks OK. Rooms are really tiny. Furniture is really old, bed was... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

I stayed In this motel on a very hot day,Room was quite comfortable as air-condition was working very well.Room was not very fancy but clean,has small Fridge and microwave and not expensive.Staff was friendly and provided us Iron when asked.

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Bethesda, Maryland
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

This place is a proof that you cannot believe webpages for a motel/ hotel. We had to go to a wedding in a little town nearby and wanted to stay close - so we booked it on the web ( there was nothing else in this town)....a big mistake. All for $99 Canadian.... Rooms were small and with shabby, dilapidated... More

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Rochester, Indiana
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2012

I went to Thornbury with my family and stayed in Penny Motel the room was very clean and the price was good the lady was very nice, we all enjoyed, if i go again to Thornbury sure i will stay in this motel, with this price this is the best motel in Thorbury.

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2012

As a student I am trying to safe money, went with a couple of friends, the staff was friendly and nice, not to expensive. Room was nothing fancy but was clean and the tv, fridge and microwave was good, useful. Perfect location next to food land. Good place for people on a budget.

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Address: 141 King Street East, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Ontario N0H 2P0, Canada
Location: Canada > Ontario > Grey County > Blue Mountains > Thornbury
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Penny's Motel 2*
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