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Small but adequate room. A little hard to find the correct driveway off of the main road. View from the front windows is incredible. Convenient to everything in Watkins Glen. Wifi had a good strong signal.
Visited the Watkins Glen area to attend a funeral and didn’t need anything fancy for a one-night stay. The motel is located just north of town overlooking Seneca Lake (hence “gorgeous view) just off a fairly busy Route 14. The room was very clean and...More
We have been coming to the Gorgeous view motel four years. It clean, close to town . A great view of the lake with unbelievable sun rises. This year to our surprise the owners did a major renovation. New bathroom, flooring, tv , heat/ac unit....More
I waivered between rating this 3 stars & 4 stars; ideally I'd give it 3.5. It was clean & in a convenient location to most of the attractions in Watkins Glen. Also, there was no check-in or check-out process. Each door has a key pad...More
The good: View is very nice. People taking care of the motel are super nice. Room is very clean. Smelled strong of maybe wood? An odd smell.... anyway. Main light in room and the tables lined against the wall made us feel like we were...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Refrigerator in room
US$88 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms
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Response from Stephanie S | Property representative |
Hi Doug, My name is Stephanie. My husband and I purchased this motel in 2012. In 1982, it was owned by my husband's grandmother. I believe, when it was under her ownership, it was called the Gorgeous View Motel. When she... More
Hi Doug, My name is Stephanie. My husband and I purchased this motel in 2012. In 1982, it was owned by my husband's grandmother. I believe, when it was under her ownership, it was called the Gorgeous View Motel. When she passed in 2003, it was leased by the property across the highway from us -- the Glen Motor Inn. They placed people in our rooms when their property filled. This was the arrangement for about 10 years. I wonder if you stayed at the Glen Motor Inn, maybe? Kindly, Stephanie