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Three Bear Inn

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Reston, Virginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted to stay in a local restaurant -- Three Bear Inn was the choice. The waitress was very friendly, helpful, and personable. Food was good. Bar was noisy during happy hour -- but that's expected. Seemed to be a very friendly environment. Enjoyed the decor and the fact the restaurant's history was listed in the menu.

Thank dljackson93
Scranton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 March 2017

From the minute i walked into the place, they made me feel very comfortable. The food was great, the Staff was great, and even the clientele was great. The Three Bear Inn is owned by some very cool folks. Did i mention they are "Biker Friendly". Stop on in and show them some love.

Thank Smoralesjr
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We got caught in a snowstorm on 15th December last year. It was nearly 11pm when we crawled in and hoped for the place to still be open. Thankfully a very helpful lady there had a spare room. She quite possibly saved us that night as we couldn't have driven much further. The room was lovely and warm and clean....

Thank Rufty10
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

This place makes Great burgers... freshly ground beef and I must say when I ask for medium rare I am always surprised to get it cooked to my liking. .. it was perfect! Staff is always friendly even when the place is packed. We visit several times a year and never disappointed.

Thank Patricia R
Bridgeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

I guess if it rained, we would have been happy to have shelter, but there was not much else to recommend about this place. The first hour of attempted sleep was prevented by the constant and continuous yelp, yelp, yelping of a small dog. After half an hour, we called the manager, but the barking continued until midnight. The paper...

Thank samfeinstein2015
North Carolina
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This is a motel, vs a "hotel". But it was the closest to where we were going and we needed a clean place to lay our heads at night, and this more than fit the bill. Price was very reasonable. It is not fancy, and you do need to bring your own toiletries. This motel is in a 1 star...

Thank forever3
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We had a group of us utilize 4 rooms for just one night and each room was musty smelling and dirty. I understand this is a motel and we were just looking for a close place to our event so we went cheap, but I would at least expect the rooms to be vacuumed prior to our arrival. One double-bed...

Thank Carmen S
Wake Forest, North Carolina
Reviewed 29 May 2016

For years we have been stopping at the Three Bear Inn to meet relatives on our way North to Gouverneur from North Carolina. The breakfast, lunches are always so nice. Great food at a great price. A smile and and the grandchildren discovered, great t-shirts to wear over the next year until we meet again.. In over twenty years we...

Thank Northcountrychick
Reviewed 12 May 2016

This is a motel, with all that that title implies. You will have friendly staff and a clean and comfortable room. Bring your own shampoo, conditioner, etc. They provide small bars of soap and clean but small bath linens. Access from Rte. 81 is a snap. Prices are very reasonable. There is a restaurant on premises, as well as a...

Thank BritLit
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 November 2015

I stayed in this motel for just a single night, but it was just was I needed as far as I can tell from such a short experience. I drove up to this place late at night (11PM-ish) and it looked closed, but the owner was kind enough to be of service at this hour. Kudos, for helping us out...

Thank qcats
Sharontbi, Owner at Three Bear Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! This is what we want to do... exceed our customers expectations. We may be basic, but we try harder! Please come see us again soon!

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms

Additional Information about Three Bear Inn

Address: 3 Broome St, P.O. Box 507, Marathon, NY 13803-3033
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Marathon
Number of rooms: 22
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“Check room for cleanliness before bringing your luggage in.”
carmensD3123DA, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We have only seen the rooms and been told by relatives. We mainly stop to eat and chat with family staying there..or in the area.”
Northcountrychick, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Non smoking”
TACahoon, 22 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Rooms facing the parking lot on the end across from the stairs arew quieter. Stay away from the back rooms that face the road- route 81.”
520pattya, 17 Oct 2014 | Read review
“rooms toward the street and front side. rear is close to interstate and truck noise.”
rich446, 9 Jul 2014 | Read review
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