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“Expensive but clean”
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Towpath Motel
Ranked #29 of 31 Hotels in Rochester
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“Expensive but clean”
Reviewed July 7, 2009

We chose this place as it seemed like the nicest of the older motels near Rochester. It was nearly twice what I usually pay at $85, but it was clean and comfortable.

The motel is a small two story building in an out of the way neighborhood which is close enough to downtown to be convenient, but far away enough to be nice. The desk clerk (owner's son?) was very nice, and was able to give us directions to nearby attractions. Our room was small but clean and well equipped. The bed was nicer than those at most old motels. The bathroom was pretty small, but clean and with cute pink tile. The neighborhood is very quiet at night, and we had a good night's sleep.

  • Stayed July 2008, traveled as a couple
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Property: Towpath Motel
Address: 2323 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-3024
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Rochester
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Rochester
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Towpath Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Just minutes to the Historic High Falls District, and located close to the Erie Canal Locks, University of Rochester, Lake Ontario, local wineries, golfing, biking, shopping, museums, and our annual Lilac Festival each May. Guests of this AAA 1-Diamond Towpath Motel, a Magnuson Hotels affiliate, will enjoy being convenient to downtown along with continental breakfast and free wireless internet. ... more   less 
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