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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have stayed at Seneca Lodge three years in a row now while travelling to Watkins Glen to take part in track days at Watkins Glen International Raceway, and I can't wait to go back this spring. It is a rustic, fun, laid-back place with hearty cooking and a familiar atmosphere. My favourite part of the lodge is the bar,...

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Gloversville, New York
Reviewed 21 December 2016

Recently stayed here on a weekend for a wine tour we were on. The accommodations are certainly in the one-two star range. The location is great and they had a beer festival the Friday night we stayed. However, the rooms are very scetchy! The rooms are very old and the floors very creeky, and the walls the thinnest I have...

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Great place and good price. Great location. Its 3mins walk to the Watkins Glen state park. Great guest experience. Bar has good price on drinks too. Best place to stay if you are visiting the area. Definitely will comeback soon

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East Amherst, New York
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel rooms are somewhat dated with no art on walls. Some are better than others. This last visit, mine was decent . It was clean . They have recently put in some flat screen TVs . Good location, great bar (Tavern Room), good restaurant. I have never stayed in cabins. I feel price is fair. Service at front desk...

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Elma, New York
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We recently stayed at the Seneca Lodge in an A-Frame with another couple. We had thought we were upgrading from the actual motel rooms. It was the worst accomodations I have ever had. The dwelling had a musky odor upon arrival. The smoke alarm did not have any batteries, the mattress and pillow in our room were like cement. Our...

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Sherborn, Ma.
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We stayed in the motel part of this facility after hearing good things about the cabins which, after our stay, I seriously doubt. The motel room smelled musty and there was no phone or shampoo/cream rinse. The bed was comfortable but this is really a pretty crappy place.

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Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We've been meeting a large group of high school friends , extended friends and family for many years here. All accommodations are clean and have everything we need. This us not the ritz so bring you own shampoo and hair dryer, but soap and towels provided. Tv in most rooms. We love it here, the housekeepers are great, the food...

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Gananoque, Canada
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Nothing says the Glen more than this place, and is the meeting place for whatever is going on in the village. The rooms are clean and set in great wooded surroundings, but be aware, this is a motel catering to the sporting crowd. The amenities in the motel rooms are basically limited to a TV. The main lodge has a...

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Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Stayed during a Winery tour of Seneca Lake. good value for the money, clean rooms, good base of operations, can arrange for bus tours to pick you up at the Lodge. They serve breakfast and dinner only. No reservations for dinner, great Prime Rib and Ribs Saturday night. Regular breakfast daily.

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

In reading other reviews on here, most state the Seneca Lodge is rustic but clean. Although the area is beautiful, unless you want to spend the night in a room with stained carpet, sheets that are less than crisp and clean, no phone, a clock was just tossed on the bed and not plugged in, furniture from the 1960's (our...

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Additional Information about Seneca Lodge

Address: PO Box 272, Watkins Glen, NY 14891-0272
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Watkins Glen
Number of rooms: 58
Also Known As:
Seneca Hotel Watkins Glen
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“Stay away from the A-Frames. Can't say how actual motel rooms compare although my daughter-in-law said rooms were comparable to my review”
 of 5 bubbles jsemery1, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Maybe the cabins are better, but the motel is generically bad.”
 of 5 bubbles purefunkmd, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stayed for the last 5 yrs., referred to as rustic Seneca Lodge”
 of 5 bubbles golfer0158, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles susanbK5660UT, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“New cabins”
 of 5 bubbles muillski, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
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