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Pittsburgh, South Hills
Reviewed 16 September 2010

We have been to Gettysburg and the Colton many times over the past 3 years and stay at the Colton everytime. Great location, great service and love the cleaning staff!! Hi Cheryl! Very laid back and hospitable. Miss Andrew and Kev but the new manager seems very nice also. We are a paranormal group (Pittsburgh Paranormal Investigators) (PPi) and couldn't...

1Thank Victoria V
Mission Viejo, California
Reviewed 6 September 2010

My family and I stayed at the Colton motel back at the end aug . We checked in about 1230 at night we thought it might be a proublem checking in so late , but we were wrong , when we arrived we rang the bell , and the resident manager Kevin , was quick to respond to the door...

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Renfrew, Canada
Reviewed 9 May 2010

We stayed here several years ago while on a motorcycle trip and decided to spend the night on the way to Williamsburg Va. The motel an older motor lodge is well maintained and clean. The rooms are smaller but newly decorated and clean with small fridge. The manager was very helpful on check in and provided info for the area.Motel...

1Thank cleoder
Erin, New York
Reviewed 8 May 2010

After spending the nights in Maryland at a more expensive, but awful hotel; we we approached the Colton with some trepidation. We were very pleased with the rooms. The staff were great, the rooms were nice, and the price was much less than a third of what we had paid the night before in Maryland. The location couldn't be better....

1Thank lsej
Falling Waters, West Virginia
Reviewed 2 May 2010

I needed a cheap place to stay for the night and some of the reviews scared me. But in reality it is just an older motel. It has the old building smell and the bathroom hasn't been updated in a long time. If you are looking for something fancy or for a stay of more than two days, you'll probably...

1Thank lakrch
Reviewed 19 March 2010

I love the Colton inn for a couple of reasons. Mainly because I've had a room or 2 that had what I thought to be paranormal activity (it didn't happen on every stay) and the location. It's right across the street from the cemetery, just a mile or so from the Battlefield, and the overall location as in walking distance...

3Thank AmeliaSD
Grand Forks, ND
Reviewed 10 December 2009

My mom and I were on a family history trip to central PA and decided to get in a little site seeing. As we were on a fairly tight budget, a review of the hotels in the Gettysburg area produced a short list, the Colton being one of them. We stayed for three nights. The motel is centrally located within...

2Thank laurels10
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2009

We arrived here late in the evening. We chose The Colton straight off our satnav after spending the whole day touring the battlefield. I guess we just got lucky as the room rate was very reasonable indeed. The guy who checked us in was very efficiant and helpful. As there were two beds we decided to have one each, a...

1Thank NelsonTouch7
Galax VA
Reviewed 6 October 2009

Just returned from two night visiit to Gettysburg. As previously reviewed the Colton Motel is an older motor lodge type motel. It was clean, but a bit ragged around the edges. That was OK with us because we only spent the nights there and were away the rest of the day. Only difficulty we had was with stopped up bathroom...

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Reviewed 24 September 2009

My sister and I stayed here for 2 nights in August. Decided to take a chance based on reviews. We were simply looking for a place to sleep after running around all day. Must admit I was a tad disappointed but didn't expect it to be anything special. Positives- You can't beat the cost as the INNs and most hotels...

2Thank tavelbug

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  • Refrigerator in room
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Address: 232 Steinwehr Avenue, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Gettysburg
Price Range: RM213 - RM465 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Colton Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“the rooms in the back I guess would be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles honeyl33, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Don't even think about getting a room there.”
  • Just cleaned! Wow.
  • If you don't care how your overall appearance is.
  • After changing sheets.
  • Fancy TV.
  • The View.
  • Dirty bathroom.
  • Dated room.
  • Room 23.
 of 5 bubbles themauks, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“central location, clean but very outdated”
 of 5 bubbles WilliamL925, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Choose a room in another hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles GregC787, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“Dont book here”
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