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Wardensville, WV
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63 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This motel is very nice for the budget minded. The room for both of us was only about $45.00. The staff could not be nicer. The room was spartan, with just soap as extra in the bathroom, and the towels were somewhat thin. The bed was very comfortable and clean. The room we had did not have a microwave or... More 

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Thank WaltonTiger
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48 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

The staff may be nice but this motel is run down and has absolutely no amenities. There was a bar of soap in the room, an old TV, and a window/wall AC. There was no shampoo, hairdryer, coffee maker, closet, etc. The sheets were clean as were the towels but they were so small and so thin they barely got... More 

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2 Thank J K
1 review
Reviewed 5 March 2016

My sister and I headed to this area for a craft show. We didn't have a safe place to stay so we saw where they had a vacancy. We met Annabell who was a angel sent to us. This place is clean and safe feeling. If ever traveling to this area best place!!!

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Thank Rebecca H
North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

My experience was not as a motel guest; it was as a stranded female biker in need. I was overwhelmingly blessed with an amazing, genuine, and truly warm welcome and ready assistance. Kathy Kile and her daughter instantly came to my aid! A regular customer even offered me a ride to Harrisonburg (67 miles away!). HOG Roadside Assistance was unable... More 

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1 Thank Laura L
Manassas, Virginia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 October 2015

This is not the Hilton, and it makes no pretense to be anything other than a friendly inn for a weary traveler. It is motorcycle friendly. Yes, it's a bit world-weary, but that is entirely overshadowed by the warm welcome, the superb food at the restaurant next door, (an excellent chef, hand-cut local steaks, fresh local trout, fresh local vegetables... More 

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1 Thank Unit87
State College, PA
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39 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We stayed here one night during a West VA. motorcycle weekend. The facilities are dated, but clean. No problem with reservations, check-in, or check-out. In fact, they encouraged us to park the bike on the porch area in front of our room - which we did. Very handy with having the restaurant in front of the motel. The highlight of... More 

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1 Thank Woody900
Seth
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14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Older motel, very quiet, very clean and exceptionally nice personnel. We stayed one night here on a short weekend drive. I had booked with information from Trip Advisor. It is as represented by most comments on here. Only $52 on a Saturday for two. The restaurant adjacent was good for breakfast. The desk lady said they had wi-fi but I... More 

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1 Thank Sandra G
Conyers, GA
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312 reviews
70 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2015

I came to this hotel because it had cheap rooms (40.00). So I didn't expect a lot, primarily since the reviews were not that great. They first tried to put me in a room by the highway (state) but I asked if there were any rooms at the same price further away. They allowed me to look at a number... More 

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Thank travelwriter52
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Stayed in room 46. Room needed aired. Had a closed up old smell. TV didn't work. Air conditioner was loud. Bed sheets were very clean and new. Room carpeting was stained and rough looking. Bathroom was very clean. I've stayed in $200.00 rooms that didn't have as clean restroom. All in all.....quaint and the price is very affordable. The dining... More 

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1 Thank Randy C
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

After a long drive through Virginia, we stopped at this motel in the middle of nowhere. During the evening it looked a bit shabby from the outside so we were a bit sceptical. The lady at the front desk gave us a warm welcome so we took a room. The room was on the 2nd floor, and the space was... More 

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  • Restaurant
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Additional Information about Thompson's Motel

Address: Junction of 33 and U.S. 220, Franklin, WV 26807
Region: United States > West Virginia > Franklin
Number of rooms: 40
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“any rooms are clean and safe feeling!!! Best in the area”
 of 5 bubbles rebeccahF4439IQ, 5 Mar 2016 | Read review
“This is a motorcycle-friendly motel.”
 of 5 bubbles Woody900, 1 Sep 2015 | Read review
“The restaurant next door has free wi-fi.”
 of 5 bubbles sandyg587, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
“If you want a more modern room, opt for a more expensive one.”
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 of 5 bubbles travelwriter52, 19 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Rooms 38 - 46 have back access for a quiet area”
 of 5 bubbles randyc712, 1 Jun 2015 | Read review
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