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Ballston Spa, New York
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30 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Very clean and friendly. Is a cheaper Motel but very clean and comfortable. I even left my cell phone behind there by accident, and the motel is sending it back on their expense! They are really wonderful!!! would return the next time I visit the area

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Albany, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

The odor of mold/mildew hit us as we opened the door. Opened the a/c and black mold was caked on. Talked with the owner who was extremely rude and said the odor was not due to the a/c. Very unappealing rooms and very poor service. Don't go there!

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Bangor, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015 via mobile

I got a room for a two-day stint in town. The room I had was exactly what I expected. There was a TV, bed and shower. Just what I needed. After a long day trapesing around the area, it was nice to get a hot shower, walk to the custard stand a few yards down the road, the sit outside... More 

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Bradenton, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

This is a very clean, bare bones motel with minimal amenities. The King Bed room has no table or lamp on one side of the bed. There are no tubs, no mini-fridges and the Wi-Fi service is virtually non-existent except in front of the office. There are very few electric plugs (I counted two with one in the bathroom that... More 

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Lake George, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

This is the first bad review I have ever wrote. They can do and charge what ever they want to because they are the only game in town. They say they take AAA and AARP but when asked was told it was all ready in the very low price, that is B. S. ether there is a discount or there... More 

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New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

The people at the front desk were so lovely. The room was very basic and quite inexpensive, but very clean!!! Each room in the row outside has a lawn chair. The pool surprised me. So you will get a nice flat screen tv but bring your own shampoo!!

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Southington, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

We had stayed at the Birds Nest Motel in the past and although it was dated, the room was passably clean. Prices are no bargain, so don't look for that but we went again this last week and were given the "jacuzzi suite". Well long story short the room was very musty and obviously maid service was perfunctory, but OK... More 

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Nanticoke, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We did a last minute visit to the Finger Lakes and decided to stop and stay the night in Skaneateles. we had no reservations and where we wanted to stay was full. Didn't want to spend $250 a night for the place they referred us to so we wandered through town and did some shopping. Stopped in at the Rhubarb... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

On the outside the motel has a cottage feel. The staff are very friendly. The room was comfortable and clean. There was no soap or shampoo in the bathroom when we arrived so be sure have this packed with you. There is a Tops and CVS in town. But the bathroom was clean. Pets are allowed as they have a... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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29 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

Stayed here recently with some other couples attending a wedding. We had a great time at the pool and hanging out, but the rooms are really run down. We stayed in the annex and there was a bad smell from as soon as you walked in. Beds were uncomfortable. It really needs a makeover- carpets, paint, furniture . That would... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the lakeside town of Skaneateles, the Birds Nest offers you 31 rooms and suites on a quiet country setting. All rooms and suites are non-smoking. The standard rooms are 400 square feet and all feature high speed internet, Climate control heating and cooling, flat screen cable television, phone and private bath. The suites are 600 square feet and addition to the room amenities they also include coffee and tea service, full bath, microwave and refrigerator. They are great for families and the business traveler. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Birds Nest Motel

Address: 1601 East Genesee Street, Skaneateles, NY 13152
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Skaneateles
Price Range: $75 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Birds Nest Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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Also Known As:
The Bird`s Nest Hotel Skaneateles
The Birds Nest Hotel
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