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Reviewed 1 October 2017

It's rare to find a roadside motel from this era that hasn't either become dirty and run down or "renovated" to the point of becoming bland and unrecognizable. The rooms are spotless and still retain their vintage aesthetic, while all of the original neon lighting...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

We chose to stay at the Bel Alton for a few reasons. The price was unbeatable for the area and it was literally 3 minutes from the fairgrounds where our event was being held. They also allowed dogs at no charge. As we were going...More

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Response from Kathy P, Owner at Bel Alton MotelResponded 28 March 2017

I'm sorry to hear you weren't pleased with your stay here. Unfortunately, some people smoke in even our non-smoking rooms. In this situation, we take extra care to remedy the smell of cigarettes by washing the walls down, washing the drapes, and shampooing the carpet....More

Reviewed 11 February 2017

The staff is very nice, the rooms are very clean, and its the only place in town with a pool! Its also nice that the flatscreen TVs are so large. Its so homey there, from the kitty cats to the retro vibe. Only place I'll...More

1  Thank Jane W
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Nice clean rooms the staff very nice and helpfull will stay there next year.If you are looking up skill motel this is not for you .if you are looking for a clean room wih good beds and good price i have been stay for 5years...More

Thank gtjmopar
Reviewed 29 November 2016

This is your classic roadside motel. While older and a little dated, which is actually a plus that it still has furnishings and fixtures from ~50 years ago, it's a clean, quiet, and well maintained property. We were enroute from the Carolinas to Maryland and...More

Thank HalDahl
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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"The south wing has better views."
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"If you're a non smoker, make sure to check the room out before moving all of your stuff in."
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"anyroom they all seem the same"
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"Take your own pillow! :D"
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