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Orillia, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

We found the management excellent. Beds comfortable. Will stay again when passing through. Very reasonable price. Excellent free parking. We towed a trailer and they were very accommodating. Great for a summer stop over. Clean fresh linen.

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Buffalo, Minnesota
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24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015

I was traveling on a motorcycle with a friend and stopped in. Price was very inexpensive but the room was neat, clean and decorated with care. I was pleasantly surprised at the quality of the room. The place is old but the shower was strong and there was a body wash/shampoo dispenser. The bed was comfortable and the air conditioner... More 

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Maple Grove, Minnesota, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2014

We had an odd group, all extended family, 5 adults and one child in one room with 3 queen beds. They happily accommodated us and were very helpful, friendly and courteous. Some of their advertising is a bit misleading. They said they were an 80 room hotel with pastries and coffee for breakfast. But it wasn't a hotel, it's a... More 

2 Thank Mike P
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2014 via mobile

When I came in town, I first crashed in a different hotel that was a whole lot expensive. I then decided to drive around hoping to find a cheaper hotel that will offer me somehow a good room at a good price. Just when I thought all hopes were lost, that's when I found the Trial Motel This hotel was... More 

2 Thank alex t
Little Falls, Minnesota
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28 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2012

I'm sort of surprised by the other reviews. I wouldn't stay here again. It wasn't all that bad but,,,the last straw and,what really really turned us off to this place was the TV remote. It smelled so bad it made your eyes water. What else never got cleaned in that room and where had that remote been? The A/C barely... More 

Thank johnwd98
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2011

While traveling Hwy 212 I Happen to see trail motel in Gettysburg, South Dakota. The manager is very nice and very polite, asked their price and was given best rate compare to other motels close by. I was skeptic thinking there is a catch maybe dirty linens or moldy room so I decided to asked if I can check the... More 

5 Thank Rudy C
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2011

Although motel is older & could use a few minor fixes. I.e., rooms aired out, screens fixed. We had an excellent sleep, comfy beds and lots of room. We are a family of five rolling in late evening. Were given a deal on two rooms to accommodate us. Highway noisey but quiets right down to nothing by 11pm. We slept... More 

2 Thank Katethirtynine
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Reviewed 4 September 2003

As an avid photographer who is interested in historical sites I travel through the midwestern states quite frequently. When I find myself in the Potter County area I always stay at the Trail Motel. The staff is always helpful and polite, the rooms are spacious and clean, and the manager has a wealth of knowledge about the surrounding area. If... More 

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Additional Information about Trail Motel

Address: 211 E Garfield Ave, Gettysburg, SD 57442-1227
Region: United States > South Dakota > Gettysburg
Price Range: $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 88

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