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Nassau Inn

10 Palmer Square, Princeton, NJ 08542
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Ranked #13 of 15 hotels in Princeton
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Nashville, Tennessee
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Nassau Inn for a wedding we were attending. After checking in at 1 am and dragging our suit cases from the parking garage down the street, my wife, 4 year old daughter and myself were ready to climb into bed. While getting ready for bed with my wife discovered that the bathroom was dirty! The toilet... More

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Mundelein, Illinois
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently stayed at the Nassau in @ Princeton for 2 nights. The location is great, close to restaurants and shopping. The Inn itself is nice, probably a little overdue for sprucing up, but not a complete show-stopper. The airconditioning system was very loud in my room. The only big downer was the parking. I would expect valet parking, not... More

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Seattle
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Historic hotels, with their quirks and patina, aren't for everyone. If you want predictabilty and uniformity, drive a few miles down highway 1, near the strip malls. Those hotels will be exactly like their counterparts in Everytown, USA, which some people do prefer. If you want the Princeton experience, try the Nassau Inn. We -- hubby, teen daughter and I... More

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Central California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really wanted to fall in love with this place due to its location and its historical significance. But I am afraid the hotel is resting on its long ago earned reputation and the convenience of its physical location to Princeton and the local shopping scene. In short, the hotel is due for renovation or at minimum a major facelift.... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I truly believe all the negative reviews are completely unfair. We hosted our wedding weekend at the Nassau Inn, and it was absolutely fantastic! The location in the center of town is unbeatable, and the staff consistently went out of their way to make it a smooth and memorable weekend. Our guests all had great things to say about the... More

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Coimbatore, India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

The location great but other than there nothing to write home about..The tarrif is so huge that you think when you book that you are going to stay in a fantastic place..But i warn you that this is perhaps one of the smallest rooms you ever stay in New Jersey..There no basic aminities here..They live on the location and the... More

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Vancouver
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I hadn't visited Princeton in almost twenty years and decided to stay at the Nassau Inn given the convenient location. Unfortunately, this place has not had the slightest upgrade since I stayed here with my parents all those years ago. When paying premium prices, one expects a premium product, and frankly, I've had much better stays at a Comfort Inn.... More

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Hamden, Connecticut
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The hotel is located right in the center of town 1 block from 2 parking garages. The Palmer Square garage also has charging facilities for an electric car. The front desk check in was very fast and friendly. The room was very clean, comfortable and roomy. The old pictures of Princeton give it excellent charm. Room service was prompt and... More

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Chicago
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66 reviews 66 reviews
15 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

This hotel, located in Palmer Square, screams PRINCETON. It is is in the center of downtown a block or two from the main entrance to the University. Although not luxurious and a bit dated, the rooms have charm and exude Princeton history from every angle. Aside from the great location, the real reason you want to stay here is the... More

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nassaugm, Guest Relations Manager at Nassau Inn, responded to this review

Dear maimonChicago, We would like to thank you for your very kind feedback. Our central location is unmatched and we appreciate that you found our rooms to be charming and so fittingly Princetonian. We are so happy that you have such an appreciation for Princeton’s rich history and that you found the Yankee Doodle Tap Room to be a great... More

Zephyrhills
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We read some of the reviews of this place and were leery of staying at the Nassau Inn for a wedding. Complaints about pkg are unfounded as it is a city environment and one should not expect pkg at the door... however, a parking garage was just a half a block away. Front desk staff were friendly, helpful, and polite.... More

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Address: 10 Palmer Square, Princeton, NJ 08542
Location: United States > New Jersey > Princeton
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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