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“SO-So” 2 of 5 stars
Review of Elwood Motel

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Elwood Motel
2055 N Broad Street, Meriden, CT 06450-2466   |  
Ranked #1 of 1 Meriden B&B and Inns
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“SO-So”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2011

Place is very clean, usually does not have too many occupants. However on the weekends there can be some illiciit activity (garbage guests). One night I could hear a lady screaming in the next room and some girls and a guy stomping around in the room next door going in and out of the room and being loud and boisterous outside in the middle of the night, probaly extra unauthroized people in the room. Somethere there are no cars in the parking lot, but the rooms are occupied, and the screaming lady next door, I heard the phone ring a little bit after check out time, and the owner trying to kick her out. This bad stuff ususlally only happends on Friday and Saturday.

Most the time very few of thr rooms are filled and the place is mostly empty, and you can get a good night's sleep. But if someone is in the room righth next to you,. the walls are paper thin, where the bed headboards are back to back. I could hear the owner cough in the room next door. The bathroom is from thr 1950s with grout missing in the tiles or chipping out, so I possiblly suspect mold, but more often than not these rooms sit vacant more than they are used.

The rest of the place is well maintained and cleaned. Owner is nice. Some of the rooms have mirrors on the celiling. Owner tries to keep this old 1950s or 60s motel maintained. very well. Watch out for the illicit acivity on the weekends sometimes.
Place is not utilized as much as the other motels on pike, so more often than not it's quiet, just those people on the weekend.

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  • Stayed September 2011, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 2 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Address: 2055 N Broad Street, Meriden, CT 06450-2466
Location: United States > Connecticut > Meriden
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Ranked #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Meriden

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