Pleasant Stay in an Unexpected Snowstorm
Posted Jan 9, 2017 on Orbitz
I was trapped in a snowstorm on my way to work and I had no choice but to stay overnight at a hotel. I had the option of a motel across the street and the courtyard, so my choice was a given. I booked through Orbitz in the parking lot and walked through the entrance to check in. Both of the young ladies at the desk were friendly and check-in was a breeze. The hotel has three floors and I was on the first floor in room 111.
Location: The hotel is easy to find, located right off 91. It is in a lot with a chili's right next door, fast food places right across the street, Mobil across the street and a 24 hour Walmart two minutes down the street. It was extremely convenient to get anywhere.
Hotel lobby/first impression: As you walk into the hotel, there is a sitting area with a fireplace. It was very welcoming and cozy. As you make your way to the left, there are two public computers and a printer that you're welcome to use. There is also The Bistro, which is the hotel's restaurant. It isn't super fancy, but more so a place where you could grab something to go or sit and eat. They serve breakfast, lunch, beer and wine, oh and did I mention, Starbucks? :)
Mini shop: Adjacent to the check-in desk is a mini shop with essentials and snacks. I was unprepared for my night stay and the snow was so bad that I couldn't get to Walmart. I was able to buy contact lens solution, deodorant, and a toothbrush. There are snacks, a microwave available to warm up food, and wine/beer. The hotel ma