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Mark Twain Motor Inn
Ranked #5 of 5 Hotels in Elmira
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Elmira, NY
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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 the bed they were comfortable

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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 to buy bars of soap. Apparently not everyone needs it. It took awhile for our rooms to get ready because they had to move the help out of them before they could get them ready. It was thoughtful for them to leave a half sandwich in the minifridge for us. We wanted both HOT and cold running water so only a few rooms would do. We were attending a wedding and got the place off of the internet, beware of internet hotels. We called a cab so we could party down a little. The cab driver said "you must not be from around here, this is the worst hotel in town" The girls with us were mortified but were good sports about the whole thing. All in all it was something we'll always laugh about but if you are going to Elmira for some unknown reason I'd suggest another place, like a homeless shelter, rather than the Mark Twain.

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Address: 1996 Lake St, Elmira, NY 14901-1240
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Elmira
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Ranked #5 of 5 Hotels in Elmira
Price Range: £31 - £56 (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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