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Yorktown Heights, New York
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

The Thames inn is a great place! full kitchen, microwave, full size refrigerator! Our plan was to go deep sea fishing on the "Hel-Cat" party fishing boat which is right next door to the thames inn but due to the threat of hurricane Hermine the boat did not go out. we decided to fish right on the dock & in... More 

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Chicopee, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016

Quiet, affordable, and near area attractions. Refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, coffee maker, and furnishings make this feel like a getaway condo. The staff bent over backwards for us. You can fish off the pier or just sit outside and enjoy being so close to the water. Beautiful beach and free state parks nearby. Fishing charter boat, ferry to Martha's Vineyard right... More 

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Wilmington, Delaware
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

I was concerned about the mixed reviews but came anyway and couldnt be happier. Love the location since I have 2 daughters at the US Coast Guard Academy. They stayed with me for 2 days before school starts again and then. We've been in about 10 different hotels and they liked this the most. The room is large and clean.... More 

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Morgantown, WV
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

We had a good stay and accomplished our goal of cooking all our meals and staying out of restaurants, saving hundreds of dollars on our trip to visit our son, and we prefer to cook our own food because then we know what is in it! I'm a good cook so it's no bother for me to whip something up... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

Email sent and never returned after stay: Hi John, I needed to reach out to you about our stay. Wayne was nice, and helpful but never present. No one was ever around the office when we needed something. It was clear he was in the dark from the time we arrived. He admitted to not knowing of our arrival and... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2015

This hotel is at the seaside with a nice view of New London across the harbour. Although the place looks aged but redecoration works is going on. Our room is big completed with fridge, cooker and oven. We cooked our dinner and ate outside the room while enjoyed the sunset. As we did not drive, the manager offered to take... More 

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metro Atlanta
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2015

Wayne was very friendly and helpful . He offered to help take our things to the second floor room . He showed us two rooms and gave us our choice . We needed more bowls and utensils and Wayne got them for us right away . He also brought us an extra blanket because it was going to be quite... More 

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Groton, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2015

I have stayed at their other property recently then decided to come here, being familiar with the area (which includes the don't miss Paul's Pasta, see my other review on that, Fort Griswold, and other excellent attractions). The view is nothing short of spectacular, see my photos, and the room is spacious and very well equipped for a longer stay... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2015

It gave good military discounts so for us it was relatively cheap, and the people were very nice and helpful. But it is older, with a DIY'er remodeling it, so if you are looking for "4 star hotel accommodations" you will be disappointed. If you are looking for a decent place to sleep, it should meet your needs.

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Dobbs Ferry
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 2, 2014

6-29-14. We really liked our room, a place to stay until the next morning when we caught the ferry to Block Island. It's roomy, clean, decent TV, and has two nice double beds. $138 including tax. However, when we got there at 5pm, there was no one in the office, but only a phone number to call, but one had... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
**UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT AS OF JUNE 1st, 2010** Debra, former manager of the Rocky Neck Inn & Suites in Niantic, CT, is working with new management of Thames to renovate this waterfront gem. Please see reviews of the Rocky Neck Inn for the past year (July 2009-May 2010) for a preview of what's to come! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thames Inn and Marina

Address: 193 Thames St, Groton, CT 06340-3630
Location: United States > Connecticut > Groton
Price Range: $78 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Thames Inn and Marina 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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