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Glen Motor Inn

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Reviewed 31 July 2014 via mobile

This motel worked great for our family of four. Yes, it was dated and nothing fancy but it was also clean and the employees were friendly, informative and helpful. Breakfast was the usual continental, but we were grateful it was available to get us going and out the door. Pool was wonderful after a 5 hour drive! We would definately...

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Reviewed 29 July 2014

My wife and I were in town for her brother's wedding and stayed for 3 nights. The view was spectacular, room was extremely clean, and staff were excellent! The place is a bit dated, but worth every penny if you're not looking for a 4 star hotel. 3 minutes from from downtown Watkins Glen and 15-20 minutes to just about...

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Sydney
Reviewed 12 July 2014

Couldn't fault it.. The extra cot was a bit saggy but mum seemed to enjoy it so that was fine. Awesome view. Clean and tidy. Breakfast is basic but it got us on the road and that's all you need from a motor inn. Cheers guys.

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Cicero, New York
Reviewed 6 July 2014

We went to Glen Motor Inn as a group of four couples. The group came from Maryland, Pennsylvania, and New York. Making the reservations was easy, and they put all of our rooms next to each other, so it was easy for us. The rooms are comfortable and clean. Our rooms had balconies overlooking Seneca Lake, and the view is...

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Toronto, ON, Canada
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Great view...accommodation was less than adequate based on the cost. BTW no hairdryers. Parking was dangerous especially for motorcycles. Owners would not allow us to park the bikes on the top level. Would not stay here again.

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Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Reviewed 25 June 2014

This is the place to watch a sunset and sunrise! Huge pool with a million dollar view from room and pool. Excellent hiking and a lots of wineries very close by. Bare bones on the room side, but you will be on the balcony, at the pool, or in the breakfast room anyway,,,

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franzese40, Manager at Glen Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind post. We are happy you enjoyed your stay. We truly are a nostalgic motel with basic accommodations but your are right ....the view is unmatched in the Finger Lakes. We like to encourage our guests to sit on their balcony, relax, and watch the lake go bye......its good medicine! Hope to see you again, Nancy...

Reviewed 22 June 2014 via mobile

We arrived in the Finger Lakes area for a short visit on a Saturday and couldn't find any available rooms. We called the inn and the very nice owner happened to have one. The place is very old and worn but I couldn't find a piece of dirt or bug anywhere and I looked! We had a great view of...

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franzese40, Manager at Glen Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Kelly for your post. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. You certainly had beautiful weather for your visit. Hopefully we will see you again and you can try our wonderful restaurant. With kind regards, Nancy Franzese

Selden, New York
Reviewed 9 March 2014

Treated like family loved staying in this aged home. Every time in town we stay there. Lovely furnishings aged in style. Often think what it took to build such a place. Want to find other things that were built in that era

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Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 19 October 2013

The Glen Motor Inn is a very nice place to stay while your in Watkins Glen. The room is very clean, close to the Glen and the BEST part is the view of Seneca Lake. You have a balcony with a fabulous view of Seneca Lake. You can enjoy a bottle or 2 of wine while you take in the...

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Reviewed 17 October 2013

Although this motel is old and needs updating, it was clean, comfortable, and every staff member was just so nice! Stunning view of Seneca Lake. Nice little continental breakfast was included--got us on our way quickly each day.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A nostalgic motel overlooking Seneca Lake. Every room has a view, most with balconies. You park in front of your door. Seasonal open May through October. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glen Motor Inn

Address: 3380 State Route 14, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-9707
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Watkins Glen
Price Range: $192 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Glen Motor Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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Also Known As:
Glen Motor Hotel Watkins Glen
Glen Hotel Watkins
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“Lake view with joint balcony is best value.”
917markd, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to have views of the lake and it is very quiet and tranquil here. A great place to wake up in.”
Duffspeed, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have view.”
yev2, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“They are all situated to have a nice view of the lake.”
GrandU, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Do not get lower level rooms. The stairs you could fall and harm yourself.”
Ghost516, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
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