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Arkansas
Reviewed 1 October 2014 via mobile

We checked out one of the motel rooms and we would not stay in the motel section as the room we viewed had a very 1970s feel and smelled musty. Then we checked out the cabins and they were basic (no tv) but new which turned out to be a bad thing. Bad because they are so new the wood...

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Delanco, New Jersey
Reviewed 24 September 2014

We stayed 3 nights in the motel. Pros: Very friendly staff and bartenders Very clean despite the room needing updating Very close to area attractions Deer every night about 15 ft away grazing Cons: Really uncomfortable bed and pillows No shampoo in the shower For $100 per night we may look into other options for next time. If I could...

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Fairlawn, Ohio
Reviewed 21 September 2014

They have motels and cabins. We chose the overpriced moteI. It had a very bad, strong odor, like varnish. Needed updating. Bed was hard and lumpy and pillows were hard. No box of tissues or toiletries (except soap) in the room. No deadbolt on the door. There was no clock in the room. There was only 1 washcloth in the...

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Frankfort, New York
Reviewed 20 September 2014

Some of the cabins here are quite rustic and not updated. We stayed in one of the motel units which was updated and very clean with comfortable beds. The bar and dining hall here are truly great. Places like this really don't exist anymore. You must experience it. Can't wait to return.

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Port Matilda, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 September 2014

nice place, awesome bar and restaurant with great staff. walking distance to Watkins Glen State Park and the gorge trails. stayed in the A frame with an outdoor fire pit which was awesome for late night fires. would stay again.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 August 2014

I've stayed at the Seneca Lodge about 10 times and can offer a balanced view. Pros: - cool restaurant with good food, in particular prime rib on Fri-Sat-Sun - bar is a treasure trove...a must see for any racing enthusiast, plus Labatts Blue on tap - rates are fine - clean - nice staff - ample parking for trailers if...

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1Thank Anthony B
New Jersey
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Seneca Lodge is an adorable clean lodge on the wine trail of the finger lakes . Everything is clean but extremly modest - bring your own pillows - pack a few extra blankets ..but clean and very pretty surroundings . Check in is alitlle rough and gruff - not so friendly - however go in expecting a lodge in beautiful...

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ottawa
Reviewed 12 August 2014 via mobile

We were lucky enough to get an A-Frame lodge for our stay. It was immaculate, comfortable and a great spot to retreat to after a day on the wine trails. To our delight, a woodpecker would come knocking just outside our bedroom window in the morning. Watkins Glen State Park was just steps away (a must see), the restaurant and...

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Niagara Falls, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed in one of the old cabin for three nights over the Canadian long weekend. I was a bit nervous turning the key in the door after reading some of the reviews on here, but we were pleasantly surprised. It is definitely a no frills kind of cabin, but we are pretty laid back and it...

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Reviewed 2 August 2014 via mobile

We stayed in a new cabin which was very clean and roomy for two. Traveling east with a small dog with no extra charge. Walk to lodge for dining and fun! Staff ALL Very friendly. Scenic area def worth the drive off interstate! Finger Lakes area is exceptional!

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Address: PO Box 272, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-0272
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Watkins Glen
Number of rooms: 58
Also Known As:
Seneca Hotel Watkins Glen
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“Stay away from the A-Frames. Can't say how actual motel rooms compare although my daughter-in-law said rooms were comparable to my review”
 of 5 bubbles jsemery1, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Maybe the cabins are better, but the motel is generically bad.”
 of 5 bubbles purefunkmd, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stayed for the last 5 yrs., referred to as rustic Seneca Lodge”
 of 5 bubbles golfer0158, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles susanbK5660UT, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“New cabins”
 of 5 bubbles muillski, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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