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Glen Iris Inn

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7 Letchworth State Park, Castile, NY 14427
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Glen Iris Inn
Ranked #1 of 1 Castile B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Mexico, New York
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55 reviews 55 reviews
52 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Glen Iris Inn in New York’s Letchworth Park The Glen Iris Inn in Castile, New York overlooks the beautiful Middle Falls on the Genesee River in scenic Letchworth State Park south of Rochester. The Inn has been welcoming guests since 1914. In 1858 when William P. Letchworth stepped off the train on the bridge high above the Genesee River he... More 

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Seneca Falls, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We absolutely loved our stay. The basic rooms have a double bed and are tiny but adorable and comfortable and very clean. The food at Caroline's was great! There are no TV's and cell reception is poor. There's a library on the third floor where we all gathered with our wine and watched TV and enjoyed the view of the... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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127 reviews 127 reviews
16 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

Letchworth is spectacular! Combine the endless beauty with an excellent meal and it is just the best. All of us were pleased with our different lunch selections. We did not stay at the Inn. Allow time to do some hiking!

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Massillon, Ohio
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104 reviews 104 reviews
10 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I completely agree with the recent review stating that the charm of the Inn is not in the room itself, but in the location. It was wonderful to wake up, go downstairs for breakfast, and head out for our hike. We stayed in the Elm room (1 double bed). It was VERY small, but clean, and had the necessities. The... More 

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Vestal, New York, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Jack Pine in Pine Lodge was nice. The view outside the window is gorgeous but the set up was very strange. There is no light near the head of the bed for reading. Also, the television was above the night stand, making it very easy to hit your head. (My mom hit her head three times on the VCR stand... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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13 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We had hoped the fall leaves would be further along for this trip. The Glen Iris staff is very accommodating. Our standard room was very plain and small. However, It was clean. The charm is really not the room anyway but the park and the immediate access to the falls both late and early in the day if you stay... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I found this inn charming but a bit tired. The restaurant served a menu from years gone by as well but it was very good and the service was excellent. The surroundings were stunning and indeed the park itself is amazingly well maintained. Notwithstanding the tired comment, I would recommend staying here if you want a relaxed nostalgic visit to... More 

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Madison, Alabama
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117 reviews 117 reviews
11 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This was a pleasant surprise at Letchworth State Park. It cost $8 to enter the Park and when I asked if I was just picking up info on the Park could I get a refund on the entrance fee and was told if we got something at Glen Iris for lunch they would REFUND our fee, since it around lunch... More 

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Ithaca, New York, United States
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This is a very historical place which is both a good thing and a not so good thing. You feel life you could be hosted by Mr Letchworth himself, sitting with you on the front porch, watching the falls. The interior stairway woodwork is beautiful and the common areas are comfortable. The gardens were stunning. Very relaxing in general. Our... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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57 reviews 57 reviews
14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We enjoyed a delicious dinner at The Glen Iris Inn. The service was wonderful also. There is a great gift shop there with beautiful nature themed gifts. I highly recommend visiting " The Grand Canyon of the East" and this jewel of a restaurant and Inn.

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Additional Information about Glen Iris Inn

Address: 7 Letchworth State Park, Castile, NY 14427
Location: United States > New York > Castile
Number of rooms: 41
Also Known As:
Glen Iris Hotel Castile
Glen Iris Castile
Glen Iris Inn Castile

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