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Madison, Wisconsin
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44 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2014

It is a basic motel with parking outside and entrance from outside. It was clean and that is the main thing. It was a little outdated and the beds were hard. There was also a lot of road noise because its right along the main road. There is a grocery store and a liquor store in walking distance. It was... More 

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11 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

Very clean. Shower looked scary but was fabulous. I want to be comfortable, not pay a lot and have hot water. Home run. Customer service was acceptable. The person checking us in wouldn't get off the phone...but as a smoker in a non - smoking hotel I was pleased when chairs and an ashtray were provided outside our room. For... More 

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21 reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

Although a dated property and bed with a very hard mattress, the hotel is very convenient to everything in and around Watkins Glen. Staff was friendly and the room was clean. The free breakfast although limited was fresh and appealing. Would stay here again.

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Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

checked in around 10:30pm on a Friday night, after ringing the bell to get in the locked office, we were met by a worker in his underwear. Place was disgusting, with dead bugs everywhere. Room service banged on the door at 9 am asking for wet towels.

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Philadelphia
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Reviewed 20 July 2014

Absolutely horrible! I was looking for an affordable place to stay for a weekend trip to Watkins Glen and decided to book this place. Worst decision I ever made! I arrived about 10:00pm, had to ring a doorbell to be checked in by a man who came out to the desk in his UNDERWEAR. The room had a musty smell... More 

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Plympton
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31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Stayed here because we were going to Watkins Glen. The lady at the front desk was pleasant and did have a room for the night. This is definitely an "old school" motel. You get a key instead of a swipe card and the room itself was rather small and cramped. There was no refrigerator or microwave in the room. However,... More 

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Highland, Michigan
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Reviewed 19 May 2014 via mobile

Friendly, clean, quiet except for the heater turning on and off! Kept the room warm though, and I was the only one who heard it! Breakfast choices simple, but enough to start us off. Love the fresh fruit. Would definitely stay here again! Beautiful area.

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Somerville, NJ
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2014 via mobile

I booked the room for my daughter who was getting into town very late. Owner allowed for me to pay for the room over the phone and made arrangements so my daughter could get the room key after hours. My daughter said the room was clean. Her only criticism was that the bathroom was cold, but she was overall pleased... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2013

My wife and I stayed at this motel for two nights as we were visiting our granddaughter. Nothing dancing and elegant but clean nevertheless. A bit pricey for the time of year we went there. The first night we realized they had not left any towels for us to shower (only on small size face cloth). The remedy the situation... More 

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Tigard, Oregon
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17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2013

I made reservations a week ago, and was quoted a price for two nites at $60 per nite, but when we got there the other day, they doubled the price to $120 per nite. This class of hotel is not worth $120 per nite, more like $65 per nite. It's very small, and has no features. Worse of all, all... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Budget Inn

Address: 435 S Franklin St, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-1528
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Watkins Glen
Price Range: $127 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 125
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“This is a motel on a main street, but it was quiet at night.”
 of 5 bubbles ct2camom, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“They all front the street and are equally good.”
 of 5 bubbles ncroadtoad, 11 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Our room was facing the parking lot and the main road going into town. Consider this if you are a light sleeper. I did not find it a problem since the traffic became light after dinner time.”
 of 5 bubbles MeMaMich, 21 Jul 2013 | Read review
“all are good ...we are not bikers( Mustang GT owner) but it would be a great place for Harley owners or collector car owner you can see your Toy from room !!!”
 of 5 bubbles PandCHamilton, 9 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for a king bed if that's what you need.”
 of 5 bubbles Kathy719, 6 Aug 2012 | Read review
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