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Gale River Motel and Cottages

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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 CottagesResponded 9 March 2017

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 CottagesResponded 20 February 2017

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 CottagesResponded 18 January 2017

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 CottagesResponded 23 October 2016

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

Reviewed 17 October 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The motel is very convenient to everything in the White Mountain area. Kevin was personable and very sharp from the first time I called to make reservations. And he has a great sense of humor! Our room was spotless, the...More

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Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and CottagesResponded 18 October 2016

Thank you for your time and effort in writing your review...you definitely captured the essence of what we strive for here at the Gale River Motel...a clean and welcoming home away from home for travelers and explorers of the White Mountains. Our efforts to provide...More

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$50 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$50 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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"Every rooms offers amazing views of Cannon Mountain!"
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"Choose a single or one of the guest cottages..charming!"
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"we had room #18: executive room: all are sunny"
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"Executive Room (Room 18) was large with swivel chairs provided near the front window and complimentary sodas..."
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