We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Very typical New England ~ acceptable....loved the setting!”

We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this hotel, but we can search other options in Erving
Check In dd/mm/yyyy Check Out dd/mm/yyyy
French King Motel & Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Erving
Certificate of Excellence
Woodbury Heights, New Jersey
Level 3 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Very typical New England ~ acceptable....loved the setting!”
Reviewed 28 June 2007

Hotel/Motel were in high demand....but we wanted something close to the function we were attending in Deerfield, MA. I found the motel ~ searching online ~ it was also listed in our paperwork for the local show we were a part of. There is not much listed online ~ so I thought I would add a review.

Arriving into Erving, MA ~ we were pleased with the location. Rural area ~ not much around ~ but there are a few towns and it suited our needs just fine. A drive thru Turner Falls Ma ~ what a great hometown feel! French King Gorge ~ as you cross the bridge approaching the motel....what a great view.

We pulled into the parking lot ~ all 4 of us were pretty pleased with
what we were seeing....so far!! Very small ~ 19 unit motel. The manager lives onsite and occupies one of them. Yes, there is an inground pool ~ was open ~ we didn't use it though... just so you know for those traveling with swimmers!

Check in was a little interesting....someone left with the key to our
room ~ so he had to go to Home Depot to get a new key made for us
....The room was average ~ it's not the Hampton Inn so you can't have high expectations. Clean/neat ~ recently renovated by appearance. The beds....not the greatest ~ but we weren't going to be
here forever! I think that's the one upgrade I would suggest for the owners....get some new beds!

It was $85.00 ~ summer season ~ seemed a little high to me. I think $75.00 would be more acceptable.

Restaurant is onsite ~ we didn't eat there ~ but it appeared to have some business thru the weekend.

We did happen upon Copper Angel Restaurant ~ now THAT is a must stop!! Excellent excellent!! Not to be missed! It's about 20 mins beyond the hotel ~ on 2a ~ just passed the actual town of Erving...

So ~ the French King ~ if you are not expecting Hampton Inn ~ its an acceptable weekend stay....

Family friendly ~ nothing scary noted about the area....

  • Liked — Area setting ~ close to our function ~
  • Disliked — Felt the price was a little high ~ beds
  • Stayed June 2007, travelled on business
    • Value
    • Location
    • Check-in / front desk
    • Rooms
    • Cleanliness
    • Service
1 Thank glittergirl3277
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

43 reviews from our community

Traveller rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
  • Location
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness
Traveller tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (8)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Erving
6.6 mi away
Hampton Inn & Suites Greenfield
6.6 mi away
Deerfield Inn
Deerfield Inn
#1 of 1 in Deerfield
817 reviews
17.9 mi away
Latchis Hotel
Latchis Hotel
#3 of 10 in Brattleboro
345 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
19.8 mi away
Colonial Motel & Spa
Colonial Motel & Spa
#4 of 10 in Brattleboro
258 reviews
17.8 mi away
Comfort Inn
Comfort Inn
#4 of 7 in Hadley
171 reviews
10.6 mi away
Red Roof PLUS+ South Deerfield
Red Roof PLUS+ South Deerfield
#1 of 1 in South Deerfield
468 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Been to French King Motel & Restaurant? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about French King Motel & Restaurant

Property: French King Motel & Restaurant
Address: 129 French King Highway, Route 2, Erving, MA 01344
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Erving
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Erving
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
French King Motel And Restaurant
French King Motel & Restaurant Hotel Erving

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing