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    Gale River Motel and Cottages

    1 Main St, Exit 38 of I-93 to Rte 18 North 1/2 mile, Franconia, NH 03580-4801
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent79%
          • Very good16%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Business Centre
          Laundry Service
          Shuttle Bus Service
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          11 - 15 of 265 reviews

          Reviewed 29 September 2016

          A good ole NH Yankee place to stay near the mountains. Not fancy, but clean and neat and everything you need. What puts it over the top is the owners attention to the customers which is rare these days. P.S. The bed really was comfortable.More

          Thank Dave_Livingstone
          Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and CottagesResponded 30 September 2016

          Thank you for taking the time to leave a review for the TripAdivsor community. We thank you for recognizing the effort that we make to welcome guests to the Gale River Motel as a if they were long-lost friends...Over the fourteen years I have owned...More

          Reviewed 29 September 2016

          I had researched this motel on TripAdvisor, and as soon as I walked into the office, I told the manager he looked just like his picture, and he said "And you came anyway?" It's clear right from the get go that although the place has...More

          Thank John C
          Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and CottagesResponded 30 September 2016

          Thank you very much for your review, and even more, recognizing the efforts we have made to preserve the look and feel of lodging from a bygone era, yet offer all the amenities of the modern day. We maintained the best from the past, a...More

          Reviewed 26 September 2016

          Enjoyed our stay very much. The manager was very accommodating with special requests. We traveled up from NJ on a motorcycle so packing was limited for a 4 day stay. I asked for a blow dryer in my room and it was provided. The bathrooms...More

          1  Thank Janet E
          Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and CottagesResponded 27 September 2016

          Thank you for your kind review of the GRM...we enjoyed hosting your entire group and are honored that you find the service, amenities, and overall experience worthy of the highest ratings....It is always our pleasure to welcome travelers to our little corner of New Hampshire...More

          Reviewed 14 September 2016

          Convenient to the highway and an easy walk to the Franconia market and restaurants, and the room was clean and comfortable with a great view of the mountains. (The chocolate chip cookies in the office a thoughtful touch as well.) A fine place to stay,...More

          Thank GeorgeTirebiter
          Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and CottagesResponded 15 September 2016

          I am honored that you have taken the time to author a review for the Gale River Motel and the service you experienced while you were visiting...especially the very kind words you offered to me personally....I truly love welcoming visitors to my home, not only...More

          Reviewed 15 August 2016

          Our stay at the Gale River Motel was perfect in its simplicity - very clean, well-maintained room. Loved the pool & hot tub. Chocolate chip cookies on arrival (and a few later!) were delicious. Kevin was a gracious host. Restaurants close by - within walking...More

          Thank auntmojo
          Response from GaleRiverMotel, Owner at Gale River Motel and CottagesResponded 16 August 2016

          Thank you very much for the time and effort in authoring a review about your visit to the Gale River Motel....grateful that your stay was deemed "perfect" and even more so that the simple pleasures found at the GRM were appreciated...best wishes for future good...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          GreenLeadersPlatinum level
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$50 - US$220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
          • Location
          • United States >
          • New Hampshire >
          • White Mountains >
          • Franconia
          • Also Known As
          • Gale River Motel And Cottages Hotel Franconia ,
          • Gale River Hotel
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          Traveller (42)
          Room & Suite (18)
          Pool & Beach (6)
          Hotel & Grounds (36)
          Bathroom (1)
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          "we had room #18: executive room: all are sunny"
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          "Great mountain view"
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