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    Gateway Inn

    Sunrise Highway, Merrick, NY 11566
    Lowest prices for your stay
    29 Oct 30 Oct
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good27%
    • Average15%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Wheelchair Access
    Golf Course
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    29 Oct30 Oct
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 12 August 2015

    I grew up on Long Island and always thought the Gateway was a motel that people who partied late into the night, or people who were just passing through stayed at. So many times I passed it by wondering if it was safe, if it...More

    7  Thank jglaser333
    Reviewed 26 July 2015

    Once again, we have spent 4 days at the Gateway Inn. We stay there about every 6-8 weeks, and it is always like going home or visiting a relative. We always get such a welcome!!! All our needs are always taken care of, before we...More

    2  Thank DKNY1204
    Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

    We went to Long Island to take advantage of Jones Beach and Manhattan via the LIRR. The Gateway was the perfect choice for both. Long Island Railroad only a few minutes walk provided flexibility and convenience. The Meadowbrook Parkway on-ramp was close enough to walk...More

    1  Thank Zgodan N
    Reviewed 30 June 2015

    I stayed here for a week in March and found it to be sufficient for my needs, I had a room in the main building. If you are looking for a clean and comfortable place to use as a hub for your Long Island visit,...More

    2  Thank Lance M
    Reviewed 8 June 2015

    This motel has been around for probably 60 years. It has been updated but it's still more of a motel than a hotel. Right on Sunrise Highway (NY27), so it is very convenient. No pool but a nice free breakfast. Wi-fi was spotty but the...More

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    3 October 2015|
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    Response from Bethjoe | Reviewed this property |
    Right across the street - but yet we didn't hear a train all night - could be because we were on the courtyard side!
    Room Tips
    "First time we stayed we had an outside room which was a bit more noisy than the courtyard room we had this..."
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    "For a quiet night, ask for off highway!"
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    "Away from road if possible."
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    "Ask for a quiet room away from the main road."
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