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Towpath Motel

Traveller (9)
Room & Suite (5)
GreenLeaders Silver level
Just minutes to the Historic High Falls District, and located close to the Erie Canal Locks, University of Rochester, Lake Ontario, local wineries, golfing, biking, shopping, museums, and our annual Lilac Festival each May. Guests of this AAA 1-Diamond Towpath Motel, a Magnuson Hotels affiliate, will enjoy being convenient to downtown along with continental breakfast and free wireless internet.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Good to know
Full view
45Car recommended
Grade: 45 out of 100
13Restaurantswithin 1 km
1Attractionwithin 1 km
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9Room tips
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Popular mentions
This location is absolutely perfect but the rooms need major attention. If they aren’t interested in doing the major renovations that are needed then at least get a scrub brush and bleach and clean them. The stench of cigarettes is overwhelming too. I’ve never stayed somewhere
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I selected this motel based on the name, thinking it would be right beside the Erie Canal which I wanted to visit. Wrong. It's nowhere near the canal. That being said, the motel itself, and my room, were clean, quiet and comfortable. Good value for the money paid. The
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I really have a hard time believing the positive reviews on this property - they must not have stayed in 110. God awful. The room smells and does not appear clean. Huge gaping hole in ceiling over shower. Movie characters hide in this kind of room when they're escaping the
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It was easy to find, super easy to get to downtown Rochester. Clean, sizable fridge. Very comfy beds. Outdated bathroom but super hot water and good water pressure. Also an iron was included, which is great. Eh on the breakfast, just cereal and danishes. And good coffee.
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The beds were clean, but the rooms were very beat up, the bathrooms were horrible as well as being dirty. The tiles in the bathroom were a terrible mess. The manager had a hard time communicating. I checked out after one night and drove the 500 miles home at night to avoid
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broken faucet in shower
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Two Queen Beds Room
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Two Queen Beds
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King Bed Room
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King Bed
"Go somewhere else."
"There are two floors and steps on the outside. If you have limited mobility, try to get a ground-floor room."
"Avoid a potential tuberculosis infection--don't stay here."
"Convey your needs when making a reservation. We needed a ground floor room, as wife has had many knee operations. They were good on that."
"Choose a different place."
US$59 - US$82 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
towpath hotel rochester
United StatesNew YorkFinger LakesRochester
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