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notl
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The owners niece greeted us with offers of fresh coffee and a spotless room. Louisa was very helpful throughout our stay and gave us great restaurant suggestions. The room was warm clean and comfortable and we want to go back on our way home. In the morning we were given fresh coffee and homemade banana bread and cake. If I...

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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Holiday for two. Great hotel and staff. We were greeted by Louisa who is gorgeous by the way. Our room was spotless warm and inviting. Coffee maker, microwave, tv, free wifi and a pet chicken in the backyard. In the morning, Louisa supplied homemade cake and banana bread with coffee. I would have proposed marriage but my wife was there.

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Fresno, California
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We spent two nights at Governor's Rock. The motel was clean, nicely furnished with fridge, microwave and flat screen TV. We actually sat out back on our private patio and ate chocolate chip ice cream from the Chocolate Barn. The motel was situated on VT 7A about halfway between Arlington and 2 covered Bridges and Bennington and 3 more covered...

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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

We booked and pre-paid for the king size room 6 months ago. The picture online showed a lovely room with a king size bed (picture attached). When we arrived they told us sorry but you can't have the room. No explanation just tough. She told us she moved us to their "biggest nicest room" with a queen bed which a...

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Bridgeport, Connecticut
Reviewed 12 September 2016

We had a great time at this motel. The room and facility was very clean and the staff was very attentive and helpful with our stay. Their recommendations on places to visit and have breakfast, lunch and dinner were very good. This motel made travel to Manchester and Bennington very easy. I highly recommend this place and would definitely stay...

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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Great in every way .....staff......cleanliness. ...scenic views....coffee......parking. .....would come back here all the time we come to vermont. ..........coffee pot ...microwave. ....refrigerator. ..all in romms.....comfy bed...home away from home !

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Franconia, New Hampshire
Reviewed 16 June 2016

great staff . basic older building w most upgrades completed. very quiet in room. some road noise out front but very quiet out back. plenty of hot water but only a shower. great for us but might be small for some. close to both bennington and manchester. plenty of parking. very good value

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Brunswick, Maine
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

Room smelled bad. No window coverings on bathroom window. Could not shower due to lack of privacy. Never slept. Was bitten by something. State they have breakfast but it is more like coffee and donuts! Do not recommend at all!

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East Fishkill, New York
Reviewed 9 May 2016

My wife and I stayed here for a weekend in May. Sophia was a pleasure to speak with, and the maple walnut cake she prepared for the continental breakfast was the most delicious and moist I've ever tasted! Our room was spacious, the queen bed was very soft and comfortable. The room appeared to have been updated recently, and the...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 28 December 2015

The Governor's Rock Motel is cozy, homey, well located, and reasonably priced. The beds are comfortable and the rooms, although old fashioned and maybe in need of some minor updates, are very clean. Although right off of route 7A, it is not noisy. I had the back window open for fresh air, and I did not hear any noise from...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Governor's Rock Motel

Address: 4325 Historic Rte 7A, Shaftsbury, VT 05262
Region: United States > Vermont > Green Mountains > Shaftsbury
Price Range: £58 - £74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Governor's Rock Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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“All are good”
 of 5 bubbles tomsimmonds, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you need to use the wifi, choose a room closer to the office. End rooms have own patios out the back.”
 of 5 bubbles 290ew, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
“King size bed was very comfortable. Room #5”
 of 5 bubbles cwright21, 27 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Room 9 was nicely appointed, not too flowery but not too plain.”
 of 5 bubbles 104chads, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Room # 5, king size bed, was extremely comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles hideout1195, 31 May 2015 | Read review
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