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Knotty Pine Motel
Ranked #4 of 8 Hotels in Bennington
Reviewed 10 July 2011

A great value for your money. Rooms were clean, service was excellent, and pool was wonderful. We did not have kids with us, but we would return w them. Had a playscape in back as well.

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Reviewed 25 August 2010

We stayed here for 2 nights, 3 adults 1 infant in a suite. The room had an overhang for the car and a covered porch. Came in handy since it was pouring raining when we arrived. Too cold to swim in the pool but we would loved to have used the pool, it looked clean and inviting. My wife says, "the hotel was nothing spectacular, it was homey but not new". Carpets were dirty or damaged we couldn't tell. Continental breakfast was more than adequate, the lemon pound cake was divine. The location was walking distance to a supermarket and walmart which is great since there was a ready to use full kitchen. A few miles to the downtown, battlefield monument, chocolate barn and Robert Frost house. The pillows were like paper which we expected, lucky we brought our own from home anyway. Small bathroom with shower and tub. Not gross but a good bleach scrubbing would remove what appeared to be mold. There is a cleaning staff and I feel they do try to make it nice, I appreciated that. The wifi worked okay. We got online pretty easy and speed was about adequate. This motel is a mom and pop place probably been around since the 70's based upon the wallpaper and furniture.
Look, I can say it's no Ritz Carlton or Trump Towers but for the price and location it did it's job. I would recommend this motel if you don't have hangups about the place being older and all that goes with an older facility.

  • Stayed: August 2010, travelled with family
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Reviewed 22 August 2010

We stayed here in October 2009, Did not like it at all, guy at the front desk was very nasty. We had a cottage and it was falling apart, there were holes in the walls, the lights didn't work and the beds were very uncomfortable. we left a day early

  • Stayed: October 2009, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 19 July 2010

Nice motel. Most importantly pretty clean. Nice desk staff and I felt safe. This was a recommendation from a local businessman we were coming to see.

  • Stayed: July 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 10 July 2010

We stayed here over the July 4th weekend on a trip we planned at the last minute, so no efficiencies were available. The location is close to the center of Bennington and convenient to the southern Green Mts. National Forest. Our king room was clean and the bed was comfortable, but the bathroom was an uncomfortably tight fit. If booking earlier, I recommend getting one of the efficiency units or suites with more space if you can. Overall, the motel is neat and clean, and they do have a pool, which seemed clean and well-maintained. For all of the above and being pet friendly, 4 out of 5.

  • Stayed: July 2010, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 8 February 2010

We stay here every year when we come to cross-country ski trip at nearby Prospect Mountain. They are kind, friendly, and helpful, and I always look forward to returning.

  • Stayed: February 2010, travelled as a couple
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Thank juliahhh
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Reviewed 30 September 2009

As pet owners who like to travel we look for places that our pet can go and stay with us. We like to hike and like to have her with us. The Knotty Pine was perfect, the owner was very friendly, helpful and kind to our pet. We had a very relaxing couple of days and enjoyed the scenery and didn't have to worry about taking our pet to a kennel or asking a friend to care for her. We really enjoyed our stay and really liked the owner and how he handled things for us.

  • Stayed: September 2009, travelled with family
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Address: 130 Northside Dr, Bennington, VT 05201-1722
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Region: United States > Vermont > Green Mountains > Bennington
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 8 Hotels in Bennington
Price Range: £75 - £105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 20
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
"Year Round Hospitality." Each charming, spotless room is first floor level entry with refrigerators, microwaves, A/C, wireless internet access, cable TV. Our family's reputation for courteous service and attention to detail spans 41 years! It is our goal to ensure that our guests have an enjoyable stay in Bennington. ... more   less 
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