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Dallas, Texas
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47 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016

I knew when making the reservation that we were not staying in a luxury place but I wanted something in Rumford -- not 20 miles away. I expected basic and for a basic motel, this is quite good. Importantly, it is very clean. The bedroom was fairly large and the bathroom was a reasonable size. Hot water and good water... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016

I stayed at the Blue Iris for five nights during the first leg of my fall photo trip to northern New England this year. It proved to be well-situated for my daily forays into northwest Maine. The Inn sits on the northern bank of the Androscoggin River and, on two mornings, I photographed sunrise right from the motel's property. My... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed October 13, 2016

We called ahead from Lewiston and the manager kindly agreed to hold a room for us just by name. That was appreciated as was the very friendly welcome when we arrived. The motel is located in a beautiful spot overlooking the river. The room was clean and tidy rooms with plenty of hot water. There is a great family run... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 1, 2016

We happened upon the Blue Iris by chance. Set along the river, the view was an added benefit. Very charming with its floral wallpaper. The bed was very comfortable. No WiFi, Microwave, Refrig, or hair dryer but still a lovely place to spend the night.

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Portland, Maine
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 7, 2016

The Blue Iris Motor Inn is set on the Little Androscoggin River, and the rooms that face the river all open onto a balcony that overlooks the river. It's a rural Maine motel, so the rooms are basic (bring your own hair dryer) but squeaky clean; prices are moderate. Restaurant right down the road. Should rise early, the mist on... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed July 19, 2016

Stayed here for one night to attend a wedding and it's a great place to stay if you have to be in Rumford, Maine. The wallpaper and bedspread were floral, he walls are a little thin, and the ceiling was weirdly low, but it was extremely clean and the view was beautiful and peaceful. Added star because the woman who... More 

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Carlsbad, New Mexico
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

We came in town for a funeral and needed a place to stay... so, we stayed here. It was the second time on an extended stay for family; and, the owners remembered us and greeted us warmly. This is what you expect from Maine... but, in today's modern times, seldom see. If you are looking for a place in the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed September 3, 2015

We came across this place by chance as it was getting dark and we needed a place to stay! Our room was a generous size with one of the comfiest queen beds I have ever slept in. The bathroom floor looked recently renovated and there were complimentary soaps, shampoos, and mints in the room. Flat screen TVs with lots of... More 

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143 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here a couple times while in Rumford for work. The owner is nice and very helpful. The rooms are basic, and could stand a bit of modernization, but speaking as a clean freak these rooms are spotless. If you're looking for a clean, safe place to stay in Rumford, look no further.

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Plymouth, Michigan
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9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed June 22, 2015

I booked the Blue Iris Motor Inn after reading the positive reviews on this site. I was more than satisfied with my stay. I was in the area to meet two friends who were walking The Appalachian Trail and spent three nights here . The rooms were very clean and comfortable . Many of the rooms have a view of... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Blue Iris Motor Inn

Address: Route 2, PO Box 127, Rumford Center, ME 04276
Location: United States > Maine > Rumford Center
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Blue Iris Motor Hotel Rumford Center
Blue Iris Motor Inn Maine/Rumford Center
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“Wifi not advertised and so so . Was not important.”
 of 5 bubbles jcmcg, Jun 22, 2015 | Read review
“You can get wifi at the lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles PeterCathy, Jan 18, 2015 | Read review
“If I went back,I'd ask for a room with a kitchenette.”
 of 5 bubbles 806julias, Nov 10, 2014 | Read review
“You could request a flat screen TV”
  • Comfortable beds
 of 5 bubbles PaulF260, Oct 12, 2014 | Read review
“The two rooms on the far right have just been refurbished”
 of 5 bubbles Soepkip, Aug 27, 2014 | Read review
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