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    Gale River Motel and Cottages

    1 Main St, Exit 38 of I-93 to Rte 18 North 1/2 mile, Franconia, NH 03580-4801
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
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          Room & Suite (18)
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          Overview
          • Excellent77%
          • Very good16%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Business Centre
          Laundry Service
          Shuttle Bus Service
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          Stonybrook Motel & Lodge
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          1 - 5 of 263 reviews

          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          Not my kind of place but that does not mean that it's not right for someone else. My husband and I spent the day riding and stopped in the cute little town of Littleton, NH. It didn't look like it was very busy and my...More

          1  Thank jcmcgg13
          Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and Cottages

          It appears that the review offered by this writer is another example of five star expectations on a two-star budget....as noted in the review this couple was traveling during a quiet time of the year - she noted that the town of Littleton wasn't very...More

          Reviewed 8 March 2017

          Kevin is SO kind, friendly and helpful. He even makes chocolate chip cookies for the guests! Out the front door of the motel rooms is a gorgeous view of the mountains. We soaked in the very clean hot tub. We walked through the village to...More

          1  Thank Fran M
          Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and Cottages

          It was a privilege and an honor to welcome back an old friend who introduced me to a new friend....glad that you folks had a fun and relaxing time while you were here. It was my pleasure to make sure you guys had a great...More

          Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

          By far one of the best motel/hotels I've stayed at, the owners hospitality was unmatched, the rooms were clean and cozy, everything about this place is great, you won't have any regrets booking here 10/10!More

          1  Thank Sam O
          Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and Cottages

          Sam....thank you for taking a moment to write a review....in your profession, having traveled around the U.S. of A. your words are even more appreciated - given that you have probably sampled a variety of hotels and motels seeing the best and worst....to receive such...More

          Reviewed 17 January 2017

          I stayed here for a last-minute getaway over MLK Jr. Weekend. Appreciated that they didn't have a 2-night minimum over a holiday weekend and their rates were very reasonable. Kevin was very helpful and offered us fresh baked cookies after a cold day of hiking....More

          1  Thank Jessi E
          Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and Cottages

          Jessi E....Thanks so much for choosing the Gale River as your getaway destination over the holiday weekend and double that for taking the time to share your experience with the rest of the world through your TripAdvisor review. It was our pleasure to host you...More

          Reviewed 22 October 2016

          Kevin made us very welcome, he was always on hand to offer homemade chocolate chip cookies and advice/recommendations about the local area. This was comfortable, quiet budget accommodation, ideal for walkers visiting the area.More

          1  Thank Corinne28
          Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and Cottages

          Thank you for your very kind review....we are always humbled when folks from abroad find our little family motel and comment favorably on our service and accommodations...we are honored to have served you and hopefully made your trip to the U.S. a relaxing and memorable...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          GreenLeadersPlatinum level
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$50 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
          • Location
          • United States >
          • New Hampshire >
          • White Mountains >
          • Franconia
          • Also Known As
          • Gale River Motel And Cottages Hotel Franconia ,
          • Gale River Hotel
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          Traveller (42)
          Room & Suite (18)
          Pool & Beach (6)
          Hotel & Grounds (36)
          Bathroom (1)
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          Alison S
          Hi is your pool indoors or outdoors. Do you have a website where I can see pictures of your place. Do you have availabity the weekend of Aug. 12-14th for 5 adults. And the night of the 14th and 15th for 3 adults.
          24 July 2016|
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          "They are all good!"
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          "Great mountain view"
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          "Dog-friendly rooms are ONLY two; reserve early! Also, the corner room, a dog-friendly room, may have spotty..."
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