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Blauvelt, New York
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I booked a last minute stay at this hotel. I paid for a non-smoking room and when we arrived, the stench of cigarettes was overwhelming. I called the front desk to ask for a room switch. I was told that the there was no other rooms and the front desk person offered to spray the room with room freshener. I... More 

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Thank dmg823
Plymouth, Massachusetts
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54 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

A pretty run down hotel, that was originally a Days Inn back in the day as the phones indicated. Carpets looked like they haven't been cleaned or changed in forever. The room had a small mini fridge and a tube tv. It worked in a pinch to rest for a few hours but anything else would have been a better... More 

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Thank PhishDaly
Syed N, General Manager at Niantic Motel, responded to this review

I am sorry you were unhappy. I am in the process to change the room carpets first and then change the hall way carpets too. As far as it goes about the TVs are old fashion, the problem is people walk away lots of items from the room. I am afraid they will go home with the TVs too. I... More 

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Shelton, Connecticut
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The room was clean but a bit outdated. We had a smoking room and it didn't smell at all. Everything was very clean. The people at the front desk were very nice. The hallway to the room though had no ac

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Thank tina m
Syed N, General Manager at Niantic Motel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comments. we'll work hard to fix the issues you experienced. we are planning to install the A/C in the hallway. More 

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13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Usually don't write reviews but wanted to give heads up. The key cards won't work, the desk man will send his wife out to open the door for you, so if you want to go out again you will need to have him get her to let you in again. Clean sheets tho. TV was weird too.

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Thank Maggikate
Syed N, General Manager at Niantic Motel, responded to this review

Sorry for you bad experience. Normally the key cards work all the time but if you keep the key card next to your cell phone, it deactivates the magnetic strip. More 

Springfield, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This motel was very run down. Upon arrival my boyfriend and I were told we would have to stay in a smoking room even though we booked non-smoking, the women at the front desk was rude. Trying to keep an open mind we brought up our stuff to the room where we found hair, and stains on the bed sheets.... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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41 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

When we arrived in the afternoon, people staying there were loud-yelling and partying. Our bathroom had black, mold-like stuff on the bathtub. The towels were like sandpaper. The sheets were old and rough.

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Carmel, New York
1 review
Reviewed 5 July 2016

I was hesitant to stay at the Niantic Motel after reading the reviews, but there were no other options since everywhere else around the casinos was either booked or WAY overpriced. I had a non-smoking room with king sized bed for $80 ($92 after taxes). The room was clean and in decent shape. Everything from the wallpaper to TV was... More 

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Thank gergy101
North of Boston
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and son and I stayed one night while traveling and were very disappointed in the whole motel. Our room was filled with grimy scuffed up old furniture. The TV was an antique, and the signals came from the 1950's. The windows were grimy, and needed to be replaced. Shower curtain falling down. Hair (SOMEBODY'S hair) on both beds'... More 

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1 Thank SeekingSolace
New Haven, Connecticut
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

The place is old, no elevators, the beds are old, hallways smelled due to old rugs and people smoking in rooms nearby. The tub was not draining properly. I used an extra blanket and there must of been a bug because something bit me. Had to go to walk in clinic 2 days later. There was a possibility of being... More 

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Thank Palmera9212
Syed N, General Manager at Niantic Motel, responded to this review

I don't understand that why people don't use their real names or at least mention the room number so I can investigate and take care of the problems they experienced. No doubt building is old and no elevator. I can not make any changes but I do have new bedding. Obviously smoking floor is going to smell like that, If... More 

Albany, New York, United States
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25 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We got a spacious room for $81 on Memorial Day weekend (2 queen beds). It was hot and our air conditioner worked great. We actually had to turn it down. On the downside, there was no a/c in the hallways. Our bathroom needed to be cleaned more thoroughly. There was a stain of what appeared to be shampoo or conditioner... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Free Parking
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Each room includes the following: -Fridge -Microwave -Coffee Pot -Iron & Board -Television -Hair Dryer ... more   less 

Additional Information about Niantic Motel

Address: 265 Flanders Rd, Niantic, CT 06357-1214 (Formerly Days Inn Niantic)
Region: United States > Connecticut > Mystic Country > Niantic
Price Range: RM272 - RM420 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Niantic Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Niantic Hotel Niantic
Days Inn Niantic
Niantic Days Inn
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“Don't stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles algebrateacher, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I had room 304. 1 King sized bed. Very clean”
 of 5 bubbles gergy101, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“3rd floor is most quiet and smoke-free”
 of 5 bubbles savannahd2016, 3 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Away from the pool”
 of 5 bubbles K9757BLstephens, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Try the 1st floor, if carrying luggage up a flight or two bothers you; didn't bother me, but it might be different for someone else.”
 of 5 bubbles jhb134, 5 Aug 2015 | Read review
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