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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Great, inexpensive find. The proprietors Pat & Bob are lovely and the price can't be beat. Located on Rt. 2 just west of downtown Bethel, it's just a short (10-minute) drive to Sunday River, great rafting/kayaking and many great hikes. You can even get to the base of Mt. Washington at Tuckerman's Ravine in less than an hour.

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Portland, Maine
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9 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Although cleanliness is appreciated, it is also mandatory when paying for a motel room. It should not be given extra points when it is expected. That said, the springy old beds, small box TV's, weird room configuration that limits viewing of the TV from one bed, and non-working shower drive the value down down down. Two pillows per bed, none... More 

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Verona, Maine, United States
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84 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights while in the area for work. I wasn't expecting much. The front desk was great! The room is clean and comfortable. The tv is old but the image is clear. The shower head should be replaced but works. They cleaned the room while we were out without us asking and had never bothered us by knocking on... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2015

This motel is a great value place to stay. We stayed in room 10 and couldn't fault our accommodation. The housekeeper obviously takes great pride in the job as the room was spotless and the toiletries were well displayed. After a busy day exploring the White Mountains it was pleasant to sit on the seats at the front of our... More 

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2 Thank joanne h
Binghamton, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I would totally recommend anyone to stay at the Pleasant River Motel. The room was very clean, the rates were reasonable, and the hospitality was extremely more than anyone could expect. Both Pat and Bob were very helpful and friendly. My husband and I both ride Harleys. I requested and was given rags to wash them. Coffee was great in... More 

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boston, ma
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Clean rooms (ask about the deluxe rooms, they are even better), friendly hosts. Our go-to place in Sunday River. Nothing fancy in the rooms but it has a microwave and refrigerated. The whole place inside seems to be fairly newly-renovated.

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3 Thank erzulie26
St-Jacques-le-mineur
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2014

Very good for one night stopping on bike ride. Even offered us cloths to wash our motocycle. Price were great and beds acceptable in room 14............................ No breakfast but Bethel is not too far for eating.

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Schuyler Falls, NY
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

Everything was great except the bed. Room was clean, quiet, liked the fridge and micro wave. Only complaint was the bed was terrible. A nice, new comfortable matress would have made a perfect stay. Felt like the mattress was 50 years old. Lumpy and sagged in the middle.

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3 Thank RuthPalmer
Michigan
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36 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2013

This motel is very nice..The owner had given us good directions so we had no problem locating it.. Our rooms had everything we needed and it was clean and comfortable. Our short stay was very pleasant. We will definitely stop there again.

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Dardenne Prairie, Missouri
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28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2013

Clean and very inexpensive. An old-fashioned motor inn along a rural two-lane highway with flowers in front and trees around. Near the White Mountains and convenient for a road trip. WIFI. Mattress was somewhat saggy, the room was small and did not have a vent fan in the bathroom, but otherwise fine, and for the low price, I was pleased... More 

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Address: 764 West Bethel Rd, Bethel, ME 04286
Region: United States > Maine > Bethel
Number of rooms: 18
Also Known As:
Pleasant River Motel Bethel, Maine
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“Only used one antiquated, paneled room, box TV, bad shower, springy old beds.”
 of 5 bubbles 134DC, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stay closer to the office because the end units are far from the hot water tank and it takes 5 minutes to get the temperature up for a shower.”
 of 5 bubbles GlenM700, 26 May 2012 | Read review
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