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Mark Twain Motor Inn

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Southwest Gulf Coast, Florida
Reviewed 23 October 2009

I came in new york state for my grand daughter's brithday . I used to live there in new york when i was young never heard nothing bad. about mark twains hotal. How ever the beds smelled of body odor. the carpet looked real bad like they just thew it in there the bath room looked like it has never...

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KDunner
Reviewed 22 November 2008

I was in town to visit family, and my brother and I booked a room at the MTMI. Upon arrival we were exhausted and went straight to bed on the dingy, cold sheets, as the heat in the room barely worked. When we awoke we found a moldy ice bucket bag, and a used condom in the corner of the...

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PA
Reviewed 11 August 2008

Our friend made this reservation for us for the race weekend and I was so terrified once I got on here and read some of the reviews! However, once we walked into the rooms, flipped on the light and I was very pleasantly suprised! Don't get me wrong... this is no four star hotel by any means.. but the rooms...

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NYC
Reviewed 29 May 2008

Room smelled, bathrooms were outdated and dirty would not ever stay again even if it was free.

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Wilkes-Barre
Reviewed 25 September 2006

The review by the airline pilot earlier in August sounds exactly like my opinion. It isn't a 5-star hotel, but it is clean and comfortable. The bathroom is just wonderful with the style of an old home - nice tile and fixtures. The king size bed and desk area were very comfy. All appliances worked well - A/C, microwave and...

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Brantford, Canada
Reviewed 13 August 2006

i STAYED at this motel about five times in 1985 and it was a very nice motel. Very clean and everything worked very nicely. i went again in may of this year and i couldnt believe the difference it was just a tyerrible place to stay. The room i stayed in was not very clean the toilet was dirty and...

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Boynton Beach, Florida
Reviewed 9 August 2006

I didn't see the previous reviews but looked up a place to stay on my GPS while driving to Niagara Falls. It looked average so I decided to check the room out first before I paid. Serendipity. My wife even liked it. Large room, king size bed, clean sheets and towels. A/C worked well, so did the fridge (to keep...

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26 saber ave
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Reviewed 4 July 2006

we needed a room and since we were in the area, visiting the sites and this is mark twain country we figured this most be a good place. WRONG. Everything was bad cold room, cold wateer. dingy sheets (THEY WERE APPARENTLY NOT EVEN CLEAN], . Upon talking with some one who was a resident there...this is the homeless shelter they...

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Elmira, NY
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3 reviews
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10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2006

I stayed there and I will never again ever I would rather sleep in the dumpster out back the room was cold the heater barley worked the phone didn't work thank god there wasn't an emergency of som kind the T.V. remote was broke so I had to keep getting up about the only thing that was any god was...

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Reviewed 7 December 2002

Our first clue about our impending stay was when we asked where the pool was. "Oh, it's out there, we filled it with dirt and put plants in it. but you can sit in the patio chairs by it" the decor is retro 60's, actually it's real 60's. even the dirt is old. Toilet paper is included but you have...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Mark Twain Motor Inn

Address: 1996 Lake St, Elmira, NY 14901-1240
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Elmira
Price Range: £34 - £54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mark Twain Motor Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 64
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“check, if the location has been restored after August 2015”
  • just to get a little impression.
 of 5 bubbles acomaumueller, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with two double beds. Room 128 was huge!”
 of 5 bubbles CanadaMoi, 15 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Pick one at another location!”
  • PLASTER ALL OVER THE WALL
  • BENT TOWEL HANGER
  • BOTTLE OPENER/CORKSCREW IN THE BATHROOM
  • NASTY SHOWER KNOBS
  • DIRTY BATHTUB
  • DIRTY FAUCET
 of 5 bubbles 454crystalp, 30 Aug 2013 | Read review
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