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Maine
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2013

It was horrible. The rooms smelled wretched. The owners are horrible as well. If you go there, be prepared to hold your nose. This is not a family place. I would never bring anyone to that place ever again. The bathrooms were awful. The quality was just poor!

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4 Thank A T
SC
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2012

i was home on military leave and was looking to stay for a few weeks and at 39.95 a night i said deal. I was showed the room prior to paying for it and wow if i had a family or children never would have stayed there but it was just myself. after a night there i had the managers... More 

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8 Thank usnavySc
Scranton, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2010

When we got there, the people were not even there to check us in. So we came back, and we said that we didnt want to stay there, but they said there is no refunds. So we took the room, but the curtins were falling off of the window, there was holes in the door, and on top of that... More 

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2 Thank sean4995
Ballston Spa, New York
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2010

Lousy, smelly, smoky rooms. We made a reservation over the phone, but they didn't have rooms for us when we got there. We had to settle for something less. One room didn't have a dead-bolt lock, and the bathroom had a leaking sink and toilet. Bugs in the room (everything from spiders to earwigs, the A/C was loud, the beds... More 

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3 Thank bnaviles
Orange County , NY
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1 review
Reviewed 14 October 2008

Things must have changed with the new ownership. My husband and son stayed here while on a visit to the mines back in June and found their stay to be very good. My husband said the room was comfortable and bathroom clean. Above all, the management went out of their way to make SURE that all was ok ( as... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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46 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2008

I was unable to force myself to stay a night there, in fact I was there for 15 minutes. Everything was depressing to me: the hole in the upholstery, TV set from the 50th, the non-working coffee making device (true antique - combines a shelf and hot plate), non-working window treatment on the small window, the only a source of... More 

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2 Thank Tavribruk
NJ
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114 reviews
111 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 392 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2008

We booked this motel based on recent recommendation from Tripadviser.com. The motel is the closest accomendation to the Herkimer and Ace of Diamond Mines. You are about 5 miles from the mines and close to many restaurants and fast food joint. The rooms are older but clean. For $39.95 you more than average rooms. We have one of the two... More 

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2 Thank schong
South Hadley, MA
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 April 2008

I stayed in the motel over spring break. It was very fun and very well maintained. Under the new ownership, so many things are being attended to. In a bit, it will really become more than just a motel... they're working so hard, the new owners that is. The people were very friendly and made you feel at home. It's... More 

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1 Thank tsubiemeow
Oslo
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 April 2008

Glen Ridge is a very clean & cosy motel. Friendly staffs giving very efficient service. Peaceful atmosphere and comfortable beds. I am going to stay there again.

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1 Thank Sabinna
NY
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2007

This motel is the worst motel I've ever stayed at!! The room was dirty, and it was infested with bugs! The bathroom was so dirty, mildewed, and smelled so terrible that I couldnt even use it! No matter how desperate I am for a room when I travel to Herkimer, I will never stay at this motel ever again!!!!

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2 Thank snowprincessny
glenridgemotel, New Owner at Glen Ridge Motel, responded to this review

Dear snowprincessny, Salutations. We would like to inform you that Glen Ridge Motel is now under new ownership and management. It is our priority to render a high level of service to our guests. Even though your review of the motel is based on your experiences under the previous management we would like to make an apology for your inconvenience... More 

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Address: 5571 State Route 5, Herkimer, NY 13350-3511
Region: United States > New York > Herkimer
Price Range: RM134 - RM268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
Also Known As:
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