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NEW BERN, NORTH CAROLINA -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

New Bern, NC - Bridge Pointe Hotel   (Not Rated)

Address:  101 Howell Road    Phone:   1-877-283-7713

Website: Bridge Pointe Hotel

Location/ Directions: Take Highway 70 East to New Bern. Continue to Exit 417 "New Bern-Washington". After continuing in exit lanes to the right, then approximately ¼ mile, exit right again to "Business 70, West 55- Convention Center Tryon Palace. Hotel is at bottom of the exit ramp on LEFT.

Average Price (Checked Jul 2012): $80.00      AAA Rated:     n/a     Stars: (n/a)

About Hotel: 4-Floors, 116-Rooms, Interior Corridors, Free wireless internet, refrigerator, microwave, irons/ironing boards, coffee makers, and hairdryers
Pets Allowed (fee), Free Deluxe Continental Breakfast, USA TODAY newspaper, 24 Hour Front Desk Service, Business Center, Free Local Calls, Guest Laundry, Elevators, Free Local Gym Access, Outdoor Swimming Pool, RV, Boat, & Tractor Trailer Parking, Alarm clock, Coffee maker/coffee, Individual climate control, Iron and ironing board, Rollaway bed (Fee), Crib (Upon Request), Phone with voice mail, Free local calls.

Railroad View:  Excellent View!  Rooms that overlook the water also overlook the railroad bridge (West side rooms).  This is not a busy railroad line.  Internet guest reviews do not mention train noise. 

Railroads past Hotel:   Norfolk Southern Railway (branch line).  Not very busy.  Expect a daily local each way (or every other day, not sure).  New Bern has some "Street Running", and a yard is located on the north side of town. 


Comments: This motel has not been rated by RailfanMotels.com

Photo Comment: A southbound Norfolk Southern local freight crosses the Trent River as its about to pass the motel.  Photo taken by J Derick Perry (His web site: www.dpimagecapturing.yolasite.com).