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Starlite Motel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Elmira, New York
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This old 1960's era roadside motels stands out above all the rest. Clean, newly redecorated, friendly staff, quiet and scenic location. The rooms contain virtually everything you could want. Up until this stay at the Starlite I've only seen such an array of needed items in expensive high end hotels: Plasma TV with DVD and access to Netflix, Amazon instant...

1Thank JohnandJaneS
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This is the type of place I think twice about reviewing and giving a 5 star review ONLY because I'm selfish and would hate to not be able to get a room. We hiked all day and had a great stay at starlite. Clean , comfortable beds, generous basket of food left at our table. Love that it had a...

Thank Guitar1959
Reviewed 3 November 2016

The Starlite is a reflection of its lovely owner, Michelle. This feels more like a lovely bed and breakfast than a motel. Go in the winter for gorgeous snowcapped mountains and go in the summer for this great backyard with grills, and lovely design. At night the backtard lights up and you cantstare at the sky from a closed in...

1Thank Susan P
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice staff. Very clean and comfortable rooms. I recommend this place if you are in the area. It is dog friendly. Quiet location, very scenic. Will definitely be staying here next time I am passing through upstate NY.

Thank Angieschaeffer
Norwalk, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We stayed at the Starlite Motel while attending a nearby wedding. The motel grounds and room were absolutely fantastic. You can tell the pride that the owner takes in making the experience the very best. The room was very comfortable and clean...a wonderful breakfast basket awaited us as well. No detail was overlooked, and we slept like babies. The outside...

Thank Ski4fun2013
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Good room with everything you need : good beds,clean,kitchen etc Staff was very friendly and helpful Gasstation nearby and good supermarket in 10 miles ,so not only good location for the catskills but also for daytrips and cooking

Thank tigelaarhans
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I've stayed at the Starlite on 2 trips. It's a really charming place - the rooms are clean, each room has a small kitchenette and you get a basket of muffins, bagels, cereal, etc each day. The decor might be a little quirky, but that's part of the charm and it seems just right for the Catskills. The owner is...

Thank Joe K
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had a group trip which took up all but one room of the Starlite Motel. Michelle is a very gracious host and when I checked out the rooms in early spring, the rooms felt as if it was the middle of the busiest season. The decor is beautiful and the amenities for a small hotel with full kitchens, breakfast...

Thank Donna F
North Kingstown, Rhode Island
Reviewed 19 August 2016

We planned a motorcycle riding trip to the Catskills for a couple of days and were looking for a clean affordable place to stay. The Starlite turned out to be a perfect fit. Let's start out by saying we weren't expecting the Waldorf Astoria. I read some of the negative reviews here and wonder how people can be so nit...

Thank dcamp2016
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Michelle, the owner, was gracious and so helpful. the room was lovely, and there was a basket of bakery items for the next morning along with a quart of milk in the fridge! We felt so welcome. Must stay!

Thank Kathleen G

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Starlite Motel, your home away from home in the heart of the Catskill Region! The Starlite Motel is located on Route 28 in Big Indian, near famous hiking trails like the Big Indian Slide Mountain Trail and near to many towns and attractions which keeps our small Catskills hotel busy most of the year. Located on 2.5 acres, Starlite Motel is set back from Route 28 and nestled into the postcard setting of Rose Mountain. Our boutique hotel has a mere eight rooms, which shows our commitment to enjoying the Catskills in a relaxed and casual atmosphere while maintaining an outdoor experience. All rooms are newly renovated from a Cabin-like decor to Modern Country decor, which we are calling Premium rooms. All rooms are spacious, comfortable and loaded with amenities such as Kitchens, newly renovated baths, 90+ Cable Channels, Video Streaming and Free Wireless Internet. Visitors open the back door of their kitchen to find a retreat in the backyard; a sprawling wooded area with picnic tables, charcoal grills, a deck to lounge and a screened room for outdoor dining. Staying true to this mission, our hotel continues to be second home to many outdoor enthusiasts, filled with the nostalgia of great family memories built here. From the entire staff here at Starlite Motel, we look forward to having you, your family and friends join us soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Starlite Motel

Address: 8722 State Route 28, Big Indian, NY 12410-5133
Region: United States > New York > Catskill Region > Big Indian
Price Range: $148 - $445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Starlite Motel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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Starlite Hotel Big Indian
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“We have been there three times and had a different room each time, each one is lovely”
summerwinds16, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 8 has a cute back porch!”
Sunrae76, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a quiet room. There was a mild constant drone from some unknown source.”
377geraldp, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are the same view”
saddle11, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“all rooms are great .”
Guitar1959, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
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