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Washington (state)
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We spent two nights at the motel in early September 2016. A couple plus one. Room was small but big enough. Room had a microwave and a refrigerator. We used both and they worked perfectly. Satellite TV was available but we didn't use it. We spoke to the owner the second night we were there. He was very friendly and... More 

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Thank drbob66
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50 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

There's not much to say about this rare find. First it's the only hotel within 50 miles of Fargo. The hotel has only four rooms. I called Kevin early May for a room. The way this hotel works is you call get a room ( they only take cash or check) don't blink when you go through Fargo or you... More 

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Thank Tajm10
Alma, Georgia
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58 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Feels like home when we are there! Clean rooms! Comfortable beds. The owner is very friendly! We will be back in the summer!! We feels like family when we are there!! Highly recommend!! Hated to leave!!

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Thank JaneDoe8798
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I agree that our stay at the Gator Motel was absolutely wonderful! The room was a good size for two and a dog (and more, if we had it.) The motel is located a very short drive from the Okefenokkee Swamp (Stephen C. Foster National Forest entrance). The owner, Kevin, is easily one of the nicest guys... More 

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Thank Sean F
Jackson, Georgia
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at this motel while visiting Stephen C. Foster State Park. This is a vintage 70's motel that is in great condition and well maintained. We rented 3 of the 4 rooms available and each room was very clean and comfortable. Each room comes with a small refrigerator, microwave and television. The air conditioner works great and... More 

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3 Thank tmpmebert
Waycross, Georgia
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137 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2014

Stayed 1 night at the Gator Motel in Fargo, GA while touring Stephen C. Foster State Park. The room was very clean and comfortable, and Kevin Hart, the owner, made me feel like I was staying in my brother's guest house. Nice!

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2 Thank Stephen T
Charlotte, North Carolina
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2014

The gator motel is a great find. Kevin, the owner, is one of the nicest people you can meet. Rooms are clean and comfortable. Can't wait to go back. The rooms have a refridgerator and satellite TV. Located in Fargo, Ga.

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1 Thank beachgirl49022
Las Vegas
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29 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2014

We had packed camping gear thinking that was going to be our choice as we tracked down friends who were portaging their canoe from St. George to Fargo on Route 94 as part of a 1,200 mile circumnavigation of FL. We drove by the Gator Motel and saw a truck so pulled in. Kevin the owner was there and was... More 

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2 Thank Paula M
Northeast Kingdom, Vermont
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93 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2014

This place is out there at the edge of the Okeefanokee Swamp and a great value esp over the local cabin rentals. The owner is very accommodating as we were going to get there late. It is small town and he made arrangements for us. We were happy to be close to the swamp for our day trip and the... More 

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3 Thank Moni S
Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Yes, its as the other reviewers say; very clean and comfortable, and very close to the park. It's kinda cool (I have a photo of me in front of the sign). And amazing value. On a Sunday there aren't any places in town to eat but the petrol station accross the road has a good supply of provisions. The powerful... More 

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Address: US Highway 124, Fargo, GA
Region: United States > Georgia > Fargo
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Number of rooms: 4
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“There is only four rooms at the motel.”
 of 5 bubbles drbob66, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There are four rooms total. Three have two double beds and one has one double and a single.”
 of 5 bubbles pjzinlv, 22 Mar 2014 | Read review
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