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Reviewed October 24, 2016

This is my second time staying, I stayed 2 years ago and once again last week. I see they made some renovations. they also have new managers and stuff, they are nice and helpful, always put on a smile and seem happy to help Don't expect the taj mahal but for the price its fair. Rooms are clean and not...

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Alex-Jerry-Managers-, Manager at Buena Vista Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We always appreciate input from our guests so we as management can do a better job in accommodating our guests.

Portland, Maine
Reviewed October 18, 2016

As long as you are not expecting luxury accommodations, the Buena Vista will probably work for you. It's your very basic old-school small-town motel. It's plain, comfortable and relatively clean. Don't expect fancy. However the price is less than you might expect to pay at a chain hotel. In Delhi, it's pretty much the only game in town. The staff...

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Alex-Jerry-Managers-, Manager at Buena Vista Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We always appreciate input from our guests so we as management can do a better job in accommodating our guests.

Reviewed September 6, 2016

The rooms are nice and clean, the ones in the front look like they were recently renovated. The manager was very polite and helpful and he was able to direct me wherever I needed to go in town (I'm not from the area so I had no idea where anything is)...the maids were polite and did a great job cleaning...

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Alex-Jerry-Managers-, Owner at Buena Vista Motel, responded to this review

We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We as the new owners recently finished renovations on our front 15 rooms of the Inn. We are delighted to hear that our hard work is paying off! We will continue to work hard to meet our guests hospitality needs. We are always open to recommendations in order to...

Reviewed September 5, 2016

A very nice place the manager was very nice and helpful. I didn't know the area well and he was more than happy to help me out. Also, the rooms look like they were recently renovated and the maids where very polite and kept the rooms clean.

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Alex-Jerry-Managers-, Owner at Buena Vista Motel, responded to this review

We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. And yes, we did recently renovate our front rooms. We are no longer offering rooms in the back as they are not up to our standards yet. We as the new owners are very glad that our work is paying off! I will pass on the compliment to our...

Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

Saw the mixed reviews. Should've k own better. Room smelled. Bathroom had hair on shower walls and soap scum. Burn mark on comforter, which lined up to under blanket, which lined up to sheet. Not sure How's that's possible unless they didn't change the sheets after last guest. This was a none smoking room. Water stained ceiling. Wallpaper border painted...

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Buena V, Manager at Buena Vista Motel, responded to this review

We at the Buena Vista Inn are under new management and sincerely apologize for your unpleasant experience. I can see by your pictures that you were put into one of the back rooms. We have 30 rooms in total, 15 in the back, and 15 in the front. Our rooms in the front are far nicer. The front rooms were...

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Reviewed April 8, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Buena Vista Inn for an overnight stay in order to attend the SUNY Delhi freshman orientation. Room was nice and clean. Beds were clean, as as well as the bathroom. It gets very dark outside. We ordered pizza for delivery. Most rooms are on the first floor. The breakfast was nice. Cereal, oat meal, bread, tea,...

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JerryThomas92, Manager at Buena Vista Motel, responded to this review

We will work on getting better wifi coverage throughout the rooms, thanks for the tip!

New Jersey
Reviewed October 24, 2015

The room at Buena Vista was cozy, simple, and a pleasant stay for one evening. My boyfriend and I spent a Thursday evening here for the purpose of visiting SUNY Delhi, a five minute drive away. The rooms are a little dated, but has basically everything you need (full closet for hanging garments, iron). The bathroom is equipped with soap...

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JerryThomas92, Manager at Buena Vista Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your input. We changed the wifi and it works great now, thanks.

Mohegan Lake, NY
Reviewed October 15, 2015

We were working the Taste of the Catskills Festival down the road. The choice was a local spot or a 35 minute drive up to Oneonta for a name brand chain. Sure the chain hotels were a bit fancier, the rooms would be bigger. Truth be told, after a 10 hour day at the Festival, I wanted a local meal...

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Northport, Long Island, NY USA
Reviewed August 26, 2015

A very pleasant staff. The location is very convenient to Delhi College. Very convenient for local hiking or hunting. Rooms are simple, but what more would you need for simply sleeping? We've stayed here for the past 3 years for a nice 4 day weekend. Just fine for our needs.

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East Hanover
Reviewed August 4, 2015

Location is handy, right on Rt. 28. Room was clean, a bit small and furnishings are practical if a bit sparse. Motel is older and could probably use some modernization but for a short stay it fits the bill. Owners are quite nice and helpful.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are the new owners of the Buena Vista Inn. We purchased this business in April of 2016. Our number one goal is, and always will be customer satisfaction. We will work hard to provide the best customer service possible. Much of the motel is old and outdated which is why we are currently undergoing an in depth renovation project that we plan to be completed before the summer season ends. Please feel free to write reviews and comments so we can better improve our business. Customer input is always welcome! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Buena Vista Motel

Address: State Hwy 28, Delhi, NY 13753
Location: United States > New York > Catskill Region > Delhi
Number of rooms: 30
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“Ask for a newly remodeled room.”
 of 5 bubbles runnerskier, Oct 18, 2016 | Read review
“The rooms in the front appear to be more modern. They also have a full cottage for rental.”
 of 5 bubbles 574joeyr, Sep 6, 2016 | Read review
“The rooms up in the front are very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 757maggieb, Sep 5, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms are clean, but dated, the hotel is not overly used, so I've learned to bring a bottle of Febreeze just to freshen up the air a bit.”
 of 5 bubbles JohnnyMac17, Aug 26, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are good, I have stayed at the Buena Vista Inn on my previous trips.”
 of 5 bubbles jerryh948, Jun 5, 2015 | Read review
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