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Red Carpet Inn On The Lake

2306 State Highway 28, Goodyear Lake, Oneonta, NY 13820
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Boston
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68 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at this motel for better or worse once a year for over 15 years. The last time (two years ago) we stayed we vowed never to return. It was that bad. This year we stayed in a single queen bed room room facing the highway instead of the apartment type rooms on the lake level. The beds... More 

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Athens, New York
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42 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were not wanting to have a daily commute to our grandson's baseball games at Cooperstown All-Star Village, but all the "name" Oneonta hotels were two to four times the price. We trusted the good reviews and booked here. While the room was dark and dated, it was basically clean and quiet. We found no coffee pods in the room,... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The motel is very dated, which wouldn't be awful if it wasn't extremely filthy. The amount of hair found in the bathroom and on the towels was terrifying. We felt very uncomfortable staying here. And it's still not that affordable. There's def potential here, location is fantastic. The views are great. It just needs a good cleaning and some new... More 

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Thank Gabriel L
Norton, Massachusetts, United States
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only reasonable room in cooperstown area. Even though it was just okay it was over priced, room and exterior needs lots of updating. Retro furniture even though iroom was clean enough carpet had gross stain. It served our needs but left a lot to be desired. Help was very pleasant and helpful.

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Thank goclaire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

The hotel had no record of my Trip Advisor reservation, had no lakeside rooms available, made me pay for the first night for a room facing the road, charged me more than my quoted rate, and claimed that there was no room available for my 2nd night. Fortunately the clerk (owner?) was either incompetent or just a liar, because the... More 

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Elbridge, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

We stayed here for one night to do a college visit to suny of delhi the room was ok but you get two door s in each room one door lets you in from the driveway the other door lets you out to the lobby hallway.

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Saco
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

If i could give this dump a zero rating, i would. We arrived and checked in. Went to our room. The refrigerator door was broken. Room smelled. In checking the made up bed, there were globs of hair in the sheets. There were crumbs between the sheets. Also a previous review staying there were bed bugs. We DID NOT stay....... More 

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Long Island, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

Took my son to visit SUNY ONEONTA. Wanted a budget place for two men to stay. This fit the bill. Wouldn't recommend this for your trip with your wife, or a romantic getaway, but it suited us just fine. Clean, comfortable. Heating was great. Comfortable beds. Very nice folks at the front desk. Don't even think about partaking in their... More 

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Thank Matt K
Albany, New York
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18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Considering all of the bad reviews I read about this motel I have to rate it very good because of the value for the price. Now we stayed there for a Saturday night when the hotel we like to stay at that were closer to Oneonta Theatre were filled because of Alumni Week. The hotel is a short scenic drive... More 

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ROCHESTER
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48 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

We actually thought we had made a reservation at the Red Carpet Inn closer to Cooperstown, which is not nearly as pleasant as this one. We were delighted to find that we had a room with a beautiful view of Goodyear Lake, and chairs outside that we could sit in to enjoy the quiet and the view. The room itself... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Red Carpet Inn On The Lake (formerly known as Knott's Motel),was totally renovated in 2009, and is located on beautiful Goodyear Lake between Cooperstown and Oneonta. Just minutes away from Baseball Hall Of Fame, Cooperstown Dream Park, Baseball World, All Star Village and Soccer Hall of Fame. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Red Carpet Inn On The Lake

Address: 2306 State Highway 28, Goodyear Lake, Oneonta, NY 13820
Location: United States > New York > Oneonta
Price Range: $103 - $211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Red Carpet Inn On The Lake 2.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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