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Nashua, New Hampshire
Reviewed 17 September 2016

I have stayed at the hotel 3-4 times over the past year. It was described as just completing renovations but on one stay there was damage to the wall. One room lacked a telephone and alarm clock. I did report this at 3 AM the first night of my last stay. I was told it at least a phone would...

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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Boston is an expensive city so this is not a fancy hotel because it's cheaper and on the suburbs. With that said, the hotel has a great lake view, clean bed and bathroom, which is what you normally look for when you are paying less than the average. Good internet speed.

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Locust Grove, Georgia
Reviewed 16 September 2016

The hotel at first view seemed to be an office building with a temporary sign tacked out over the door. Staff unfriendly, we had two rooms one on the first floor seemed like it had been recently redone, but bathrom had grimy grouting, black mold, ceiling over tub peeling off like the one upstairs had leaked down, and bugs. One...

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Boston
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Family run motel by a daughter Catherine aka Cat who could care less. Very rude, abrasive and condescending. Location would be ideal for a decent hotel who cares about appearance, customer and quality. Look for smiles on the workers faces...there are none. Look for smiles on the faces of those who stay here... there are none. That tells all.

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Broken bed springs to cigarette smoke billowing up from the lobby door. The room is the worst in the area for hotels. Its the bottom of a pretty big barrel! You can do a lot better if you just look a little harder. I stayed here for 2 weeks on assignment for work...I think my work hates me because this...

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Latham, New York
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The location is convenient, breakfast was good and the staff helpful but the facility was undergoing renovations while we were there. The Tavern was closed as was the pool and we couldn't get to the fitness center. Our room was a good size and the beds were firm but the glaze on tub was peeling off and the smoke detector...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

So my 1st time here I was putting my luggage, etc away when BIG spiders everywhere!! I counted 6! So I had staff come up & all mgmt did was bring up a can of Raid. Managed to sleep although creeped out & my room stunk now of Raid bug spray. But Breakfast was good and staff very nice, so...

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Reading, Massachusetts
Reviewed 18 July 2016

great comfortable rooms excellent staff they now how to have fun and make you feel like your at home the food was amazing and i would definitely come back again good social environment they have great entertainment

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Colleyville, Texas
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We read all the reviews and laughed hysterically at lots of them. Many were very entertaining. So after reading we very skeptically booked two rooms for ourself and the couple we were traveling with. Our thinking was..."it's only 1 short night and the price was fantastic for Boston. How bad could it be?" The truth is, the hotel is old...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The location is great. Right on the small lake in Wakefield. The hotel has lots of potential but just need a facelift (badly). There is a restaurant and bar there but I didn't go to them but I also didn't hear them. The rooms are generally clean (except that I found a used bar of soap) in the shower. The...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about The Lakeside Inn

Address: 595 North Ave, Wakefield, MA 01880-1645 (Formerly Clarion Inn)
Region: United States > Massachusetts > Wakefield
Price Range: $79 - $213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — The Lakeside Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 87
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Also Known As:
Lord Hotel Wakefield
Wakefield Lord Hotel
Best Western Wakefield
Lord Wakefield Hotel
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“we were on the first floor looking at the lake, it was awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles jenno373, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“get a room on the second floor”
 of 5 bubbles ralphwats0n, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Don't waste your money”
 of 5 bubbles kld935, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“the rooms at the far end don't stink like smoke.”
 of 5 bubbles JacobS889, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I would get a lake view room on the side away from the restaurant/bar.”
 of 5 bubbles karenbO3362AS, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
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