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West Stockbridge, Massachusetts
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed there the night before the cheez it 350 at the glen. The owners were polite and efficient. The room was clean but had a odor. It wasn't mildew but it wasn't febreze either.The wifi signal in my room was very weak so I couldn't connect to the internet. I would stay there again..........but I'm sure my wife wouldn't.

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Ratingen, Germany
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36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

lousiest place, I ever saw in my life, under the supervision of incompetent people. dirty, sanitary room desolate, old carpets were perfect homes for bugs and all other germs. this place needs a comlete reconstruction stay away. we checked out, immediately we experienced the situation. Deposit was deducted from creditcard, at least the people were honest.

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Canada
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35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

I think many of the other negative posters may be racist or have an agenda. We have literally travelled around the world and have seen a vast range of accommodations. We drove up to this motel on a beautiful fall day and were impressed by its location, a mountain behind it was awash with excellent fall colours. The office was... More 

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Colonie, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

However, looks like The Bates Motel! Scary. In disrepair, parking lot bad shape, and no other ppl staying here...freaky. Needs ton of work., inside and out. I will say it seems clean- as far as the eye can see anyway.

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

I was booked at the hotel however, after seeing the exterior and rooms, I decided to go elsewhere. Not sure but I think the hotel has new owners who are trying to get the hotel in shape but it's going to take quite awhile for all the work that has to be done. I wish them luck. They are very... More 

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Eastbourne, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We booked a standard room and that is what we got. No tea or coffee making facilities just a bed a microwave and a fridge. That said it was clean the shower was hot so for what we paid for both of us it was as I said in my overall rating average. No breakfast offered but hey it served... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

A group of 4 of us arrived at midnight and the receptionist was very pleasant. Our two Rooms were old but clean! we stayed for two nights as we were travelling from Manhattan to the Niagara falls. It was a great trip after all including the accommodation if you are on budget! Free parking.

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FONDA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

I was a little skeptical because the price was so low for the area. I really do prefer chains. Hot water and clean room with cable tv, that's all we really wanted. The heat took a long time to kick in, but we went to dinner and by the time we came back the room was fine. the internet was... More 

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Waterford, Pennsylvania
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

We went to Watkins Glen State Park for the day and wanted to stay for one night so we didn't have to drive all the way back. We were looking for something inexpensive and found this place for $55 for a king room. For this price, we really weren't expecting much, but this was WAY WORSE THAN YOU CAN IMAGINE!!... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

I had my share of bad hotels but this one is not one of them, as it was priced right compared to New York state hotels, large rooms, flat screen TV, Fridge, Microwave, WIFI (free internet) and free parking. Furniture is old and the place need updating, however it was very clean. Picky people will not be happy staying here,... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about Mark Twain Motor Inn

Address: 1996 Lake St, Elmira, NY 14901-1240
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Elmira
Price Range: $55 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mark Twain Motor Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 64
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