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Latham, New York
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33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The location is convenient, breakfast was good and the staff helpful but the facility was undergoing renovations while we were there. The Tavern was closed as was the pool and we couldn't get to the fitness center. Our room was a good size and the beds were firm but the glaze on tub was peeling off and the smoke detector... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

So my 1st time here I was putting my luggage, etc away when BIG spiders everywhere!! I counted 6! So I had staff come up & all mgmt did was bring up a can of Raid. Managed to sleep although creeped out & my room stunk now of Raid bug spray. But Breakfast was good and staff very nice, so... More 

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Reading, Massachusetts
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

great comfortable rooms excellent staff they now how to have fun and make you feel like your at home the food was amazing and i would definitely come back again good social environment they have great entertainment

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Colleyville, Texas
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

We read all the reviews and laughed hysterically at lots of them. Many were very entertaining. So after reading we very skeptically booked two rooms for ourself and the couple we were traveling with. Our thinking was..."it's only 1 short night and the price was fantastic for Boston. How bad could it be?" The truth is, the hotel is old... More 

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San Diego, California
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

The location is great. Right on the small lake in Wakefield. The hotel has lots of potential but just need a facelift (badly). There is a restaurant and bar there but I didn't go to them but I also didn't hear them. The rooms are generally clean (except that I found a used bar of soap) in the shower. The... More 

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Ocala
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEY!!!! Booked it based on photos and reviews and I am sorely disappointed. Ceilings cracked, paint chipped, moldy bathroom, carpet floors feel wet, door will only open sometimes, pool not available, lake and playgrounds not accessible. The restaurant has a bowling alley menu and staff who ignore paying clients. Cancelling last 2 days of a 3... More 

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Jamesburg, New Jersey
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

The room was okay but not as it was reviewed by others or shown in website photographs. Check-in staff was not friendly and failed to share upon check-in how early the continental breakfast ended, so I missed the cutoff time. Only saving grace of hotel, was the Restaurant Manager, who was so kind and nice as to ensure I had... More 

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38 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I are from Australia and have been travelling the USA now for 5 weeks and still.have 6.5 weeks to go..we have been lucky so far with all our accommodation ...yes we choose on basis of reviews .but have also come to the conclusion..some people review badly for trivial things...this hotel ..yes its dated but its in the... More 

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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

We were driving down from Maine and we're going to have to kill about 4 hours before we could check in, and wouldn't you know it Shelly called to tell me our room was ready, so no killing time. The view is amazing, the breakfast is awesome. There's a tavern I the hotel which has great drinks and giant portions.... More 

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Plant City, Florida
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

This place is NOT what is pictured on their website, first room had dirty carpet, the tub had hair in it, stains on the bed, asked for another room, it had a half full cup of soda on the night stand, hair on the sheets, they DO NOT change them very often, if at all. We turned the sheet over... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about The Lakeside Inn

Address: 595 North Ave, Wakefield, MA 01880-1645 (Formerly Clarion Inn)
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Wakefield
Price Range: $86 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Lakeside Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 87
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Also Known As:
Lord Hotel Wakefield
Wakefield Lord Hotel
Best Western Wakefield
Lord Wakefield Hotel
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