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Charlestown, New Hampshire
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Basic older-style motel room. Outdated decor but clean and quiet place. Right next to a restaurant within walking distance. Close to the Canadian border crossing so easy to get out the next morning. Desk clerk polite. WiFi worked well.

3Thank pammy2525
San Angelo, Texas
Reviewed 11 September 2014

I was a little wary about staying at this hotel?there are only 2 hotels in this town so you dont have much choice.but i was pleasantly suprised with my stay.the room was comfortable and clean even though a little musty smelling when walked into the room.i would reccomend this hotel for a short stay.

2Thank lancslad933
Detroit, Michigan
Reviewed 4 September 2014

We stayed in the main older complex as the ones overlooking the water were full. I know retro type motels are making a comeback but the room looked like it was in the year 1973. The walls were paneled and 20 years old shag carpet. Washroom was dingy and towels were terrible. It did have a flat screen TV but...

4Thank DukeDetroit_Michigan
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 4 September 2014

This motel is definitely the worst motel I've ever stayed at. The only thing it has going for it is that it's cheap and had parking. From the moment arriving and checking in, the front desk guy was not friendly at all. No please or thank you or good night, just general grumpiness. They close the front desk completely at...

Thank Shannon C
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We were told they had a new section down a few stairs. It's a separate building with 14 steep narrow stairs that make carrying large luggage pretty dangerous. The rooms in the new building are actually 19 years old! We felt very misled. No biggie right? We open the door and are hit with musty odor. No biggie, we will...

1Thank Dee S
Vergennes, Vermont
Reviewed 17 August 2014

While I was headed to St. John, New Brunswick to run the marathon I stumbled upon the International Motel on the U.S. side of the border. It's not too often after a long day of driving, without a reservation, you end up pleasantly surprised. This beautiful location had an unobstructed view of the St. Croix River, clean spacious room with...

Thank 26_2Marathon
Moncton, Canada
Reviewed 6 August 2014

The outside of the motel is nice enough but that ends once you enter the room. It smelled, the bed sheets did not look like they were changed and the bathroom was filthy. After staying there, I came down with a respiratory infection. Stay away.

3Thank Dionne R
Bath, Maine
Reviewed 2 August 2014

Nice local hotel, reasonable, clean and comfortable. Convenient to restaurants. Would go back anytime passing through the area. Easy access to bridge to Canada. Nearby amenities include several restaurants, fuel, places for coffee.

1Thank Elliotmz
Reviewed 31 July 2014

This place is horrible. Please avoid. Bugs, crummy shower, musty smelly rooms, poor electrical, TV's are a joke. The biggest issue is there is such a difference in rooms. My room had an old TV with five channels. Other people traveling had different TV's with varying levels of cable. One had a fridge, one did not. Everyone talks about the...

2Thank David H
Reviewed 8 July 2014

This room had a terrible smell. The bathroom came from the 50,60,70. Yup updated in decades. I would not step on shower floor with thick boots on, let alone bare feet. So bad we left after half hour & went to great hotel across the street. So bad paid for 2 hotels for one night. On the positive side. The...

3Thank LLWilson18

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about International Motel

Address: 276 Main St, Calais, ME 04619-1810
Region: United States > Maine > DownEast and Acadia Maine > Calais
Number of rooms: 61
Also Known As:
International Motel Calais
International Hotel Calais
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“river view, first or second floor.”
PaDad62, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Pay a few dollars more the view of Canada and less noise.”
  • View of Canada across the Saint Croix River from our ground level room
681kenn, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Basic room at great cost!”
J_M_R_explore, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Bring your own shampoo”
804cathyv, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“UPPER floor riverfront room only.”
  • From our room at high tide
Hooked_on_travel77, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
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