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Colton Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Colton Motel is in a great location very close to battlefields, museums, and places to eat, and it's clean, but that's about the best I can say for it. The advertised wifi barely works, and the "breakfast" is just a prepackaged "pastry" and coffee. If, like me, you'd prefer tea, you're out of luck as there is no way...

Thank maju1949
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked our room through Expedia, I cancelled 12 days before check in, I was called at 10pm the night I was suppose to check in, i informed the man that I cancelled two weeks ago, was informed that Expedia did not send cancellation. He told me not to worry that it has happened before I would not be charged....

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Cortland, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have stayed here many times. It's old but clean. Have never had a problem here. It's affordable and VERY close to the battlefield and cemetery. You can stay next door at the Quality Inn for twice the price if you want. But I've always been happy at the Colton Inn.

Thank Roger F
Greensburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Aargh! The room we were given had never been made up from the last occupant. The next room was bigger but closing the door was tricky at best. Room was pretty clean but there was no trash can. HVAC unit was old and cranky. In the morning the hot water was only tepid even after running for shaving and then...

Thank vjlj
Lindenwold, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Me, my husband, and my mother stayed here during our annual long weekend trip to Gettysburg in June and it was nice. its not very new or high end and there are no fancy amenities, but for the price its quiet, very clean, and comfy! when you're in Gettysburg you're not spending a lot of time in the room anyway,...

Thank Jenlynch555
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We (almost) stayed here on Sat. night. Got the key, took a power nap, went to Wal-Mart, came back, and a couple were sleeping in our bed! We surprised them as much as they surprised us. We were then offered another room and it had no frig and a door that allowed access into our room from the staff laundry...

Thank Sarah D
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 2 November 2016

This is an older motel. Well kept, good sized rooms. Not fancy, if you want that go to a new chain where they are all the same. We stayed 4 nights. The battlefield is right across the street, I think it is the best motel for location in the city. There are a number of restaurants right near by. I...

Thank Joan M
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Reserved room for Friday & Saturday nights. Tried to check in on Friday at 4:23 p.m.. Told that Travelocity had canceled the booking and the location was full. They did call my cellphone twice and left messages. They did find a room in a lower quality motel, smaller room (1 full size bed instead of 2 queens), farther away that...

Thank chrysocolla
Saint Leonard, Maryland
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Colton is vintage and has the bare amenities...However, you don't come to Gettysburg to swim in fancy pools and have a spa day...you come to explore and walk around...therefore this fits the bar as far as affordable, friendly staff, and excellent center location. I loved being able to see the cemetery every time I opened the door. Easy walking decent...

Thank bkirby89
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Traveled through Gettysburg and took a tour of the battlefield. The motel is within walking distance of restaurants, museums the National Cemetery and Cemetery Ridge. The second night my daughter was attacked by a malevolent apparition that left scratches on her back. Nighy ghost tours walk through the parking lot and straglers with EMF detectors. Friendly staff.

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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Colton Motel

Address: 232 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2814
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Gettysburg
Price Range: $80 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Colton Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Read review. If you decide to stay, good luck”
vjlj, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“the rooms in the back I guess would be quieter”
honeyl33, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don't even think about getting a room there.”
  • Just cleaned! Wow.
  • If you don't care how your overall appearance is.
  • After changing sheets.
  • Fancy TV.
  • The View.
  • Dirty bathroom.
  • Dated room.
  • Room 23.
themauks, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“central location, clean but very outdated”
WilliamL925, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room in another hotel.”
GregC787, 15 May 2016 | Read review
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