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Happy Trails Motel

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Reviewed 26 January 2009

Three or four days prior to arrival I booked my reservation at Happy Trails in Ludlow, VT. One full day prior to check-in, I needed to change my plans and I called to cancel my reservation. I was very careful to be polite because I was aware that the management has a 14 day cancellation policy. But I figured I...

Thank tallard
Long Island
Reviewed 10 January 2009

We have been staying in Ludlow during the skiseason for several years and were looking for some more affordable accomodations. Based on their advertisments we decided to stop at the front desk and asked if we could see a room. The strong smell in the office area reminded us of Indian cusine (if you like it great, if you want...

1Thank SchneeBound
Montpelier, Vermont
Reviewed 31 August 2008

This is a no frills motel that is clean, comfortable, roomy, and even has mini-balconies with great views of Mt. Ascutney. Tub and shower, flat-screen dish tv, and reasonable price make the Happy Trails a good value.

Thank MontpelierLiger
Reviewed 20 December 2007

This is the creepiest and least accommodating motel ever!!! They would not let us have any friends in our room, and spied on us in the hot tub to count the number of people we had (also timed us). SO we were scolded for spending to long in the hot tub and then told our friends had to leave at...

1Thank sports0524
gsge, Manager at Happy Trails Motel, responded to this review

We have certain rules regarding our hot tub.For every guest's convinience and chance to have some nice time in hot tub we have time limits for each room as hot tub is 4 persons capacity.we do not allow drinks in hot tub.All these rules are posted in hot tub room very clearly.These guests ( 5 of them) were in hot...

Carmichael California
Reviewed 14 October 2007

It was a small rundown motel. The tub sink and toilet were clean. The bed was old, the furnishings were old. The high speed internet connection was good. The front desk people were fine.

Thank ssl56
Pennsauken, NJ
Reviewed 14 October 2007

We stayed at this hotel during a stop on our fall foilage tour of New England. I was a little apprehensive because of the bad reviews the hotel had gotten. However, our stay was very decent. This is not an upscale place, which was fine with me. After being on the road for about 10 hours that day after driving...

Thank Kramberry
N Central MA
Reviewed 23 August 2007

Happy trails is quiet, but the bed was so old that it was concave! Definitely had back aches in the morning and couldn't wait to leave. This place seriously needs renovation. This is also a no frills joint. No coffee, no nothing. Go somewhere else - waste of good money!

Thank schoolgirl4
gsge, Owner at Happy Trails Motel, responded to this review

Contrary to what guest is saying we do have in room cofee and tea in each room.

Reviewed 25 June 2007

We have stayed here twice now and plan to go again this year. Located conviently ,cheap, clean, quiet. We've never had any of the previously mentioned problems. Nothing over the top here, just a nice place to rest your head at night (or for a mid day nap!).

Thank curlygirl717
Pittsford, Vermont
Reviewed 24 June 2007

We just got back from Vermont. We went for a weekend away and just needed a place to stay for one night. We chose this motel because of the price. It is very basic. One nice thing was that they provided a small refrigerator in the room. Our room had a balcony that was nice also. Other than that, it...

Thank Takeme2theCaribbean
Reviewed 1 April 2007

My friends and I make several ski trips to VT each year. We are laidback, low-maintenance folks who really only look for a clean place to crash at the end of a day's skiing. Our stay here was, without a doubt, the only truly negative experience we've had...no way we'll be heading back here again! First, the owner/manager was miffed...

Thank SommerWind
gsge, Manager at Happy Trails Motel, responded to this review

Our Check inn time is before midnight.We understand people get late due to bad weather etc. and we try to accomodate request from our guests if they call us before midnight and give us approximate time of their arrival.But if someone says they will be arriving at 1:00 am and they arrive at 3:00 am then they are not going...

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Happy Trails Motel

Address: 321 Route 103 S, Ludlow, VT 05149-9568
Region: United States > Vermont > Ludlow
Price Range: $85 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Happy Trails Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 28
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“2nd Floor facing the street is your best option. First floor rooms have car parking right in front of the room balcony sliding doors.”
JedP, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There were only a couple of cars in the parking lot so I can't say for sure but upstairs is probably less noisy.”
rjr4945, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“go to any other hotel but this one”
586laurieh, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Second floor a must although the hallway smells terrible”
terriP264, 30 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Go to another motel that's how to get a good room”
955halw, 30 Jun 2014 | Read review
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