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Captain Thomson's Resort

45 James Street, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607
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Captain Thomson's Resort
Ranked #3 of 15 hotels in Alexandria Bay
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Buffalo
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The location was the best. Room was clean, but smelled and is in serious need of updating. They should spend some of their profits on redecorating and repairing the rooms. Shower was half the size of a normal shower. We had some very rude people in the room next to is blaring their country music 24/7. My biggest complaint is... More

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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

On vacation here for 4 nights . Beautiful view , right on the water. Very nice people and clean rooms! Worth the price! I travel a great deal for work and stay in many hotels and this is one of the best!

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Pennsylvania
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74 reviews 74 reviews
32 hotel reviews
214 helpful votes 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

You can't say enough about the location of the hotel. Everything is right there. It sits at the end of town right next to Uncle Sam's Boat Tours. Just park your car and walk everywhere. We were in the main channel right across from Boldt Castle and what a beautiful view. The hotel is old but we expected that. It... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed July 9, 2014. Had room 105 on 1st floor corner room, with 2 picture windows. Great views of Bolt Castle and Seaway. Saw large ships going up St. Lawrence Seaway. Balcony right on Water. Clean Rooms and good beds. Excellent stay. Owners very accommodating. Tour Boat right next door.

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Watkins Glen, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A rare spontaneous getaway. While on a business trip to the 1000 Islands for our lil' company, Chef William Creations, we decided to celebrate Father's Day, our company's 2nd anniversary, AND our 30th wedding anniversary. We had the MOST relaxing wonderful stay at Captain Thomson's Resort. Everything was stellar starting with the gals at the front desk. We were shown... More

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Mansfield, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fantastic time in Alexandria Bay. Scenery absolutely gorgeous! Stayed at Captain Thompson's Resort. My room was on the channel side, first floor. Left my channel door open at night and fell asleep listening to the waves. The town is so quaint and the people so friendly. Planning to return next year.

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Chittenango, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly and helpful staff in office, and very knowledgable about local attractions. Our room was very clean, bathroom immaculate and beds neat, inviting and comfortable. Gorgeous view from balcony- directly across from Boldt Castle. The sunset, the castle, the water, the islands and boats, (the ducks swimming by), were all too pretty for words. Very quiet and peaceful at... More

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Syracuse, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was fairly clean although we found old food in the refrigerator. The TV remote was under the bed. There was a nice view out on the balcony. I don't know what else to say because I really did not like Alexandria Bay. I have been hearing people talk about it for years and now that i have been,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here overnight in early July 2014. The view of Boldt Castle from our room was gorgeous! The room was clean, the staff was very friendly, and it was a short walk to the boat tours and restaurants. We found the pool area relaxing after a hot day touring the castle. We will definitely be returning to Captain Thomson's... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent time in Alex Bay and at Capt. Thomsons.....perfect location to leave the car and do the boat ride, dinner and walk the town. Rooms are perfect....ours was on the channel...was able to sit on our balcony with waves right under us....beautiful views, nice people. Really a great time! Thank you! Also ideal spot for seniors because walking can be... More

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Address: 45 James Street, Alexandria Bay, NY 13607
Location: United States > New York > Alexandria Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Captain Thomson`s Hotel Alexandria Bay
Captain Thomsons Hotel
Captain Thomsons Alexandria Bay
Capt Thomsons Alexandria Bay
Capt Thomsons Resort

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