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The William Smith Inn

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600 Castle Street, Geneva, NY 14456
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stay at WSI every year for the Musselman tri weekend.... we wouldn't think of staying anywhere else! The owners are the nicest people and truly go all out to accommodate us, despite the early mornings of race weekend. The beds are amazing, and even though there are other guests you cannot hear a peep once you close your door... More 

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Jules, guests like you are what make my job worth it! I love having you here for Musselman...and no...I will not be doing a triathlon anytime soon! Thank YOU for a wonderful visit! More 

Glenview, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved staying at the Inn. Theresa was warm and friendly, breakfasts were great and our room was wonderful at this historic Geneva residence built in 1873. Don't let it's age fool you. The building is well kept and in great condition. We also loved the location. We are cyclists and Theresa was very accommodating in storing our bikes. She... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful night's rest...almost like home! Theresa and David made us feel like family from the first conversation on the phone to our good-byes before we left. Our room, along with the rest of the house, was beautifully decorated and comfortable. Thank you for a delightful rest!

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Norristown, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed the weekend of June 19th-21st with family. (3 Adult Couples) The first thing that impresses you about the William Smith Inn is the wrap around driveway giving way to the beautiful well maintained grounds. Tip: Tree & gardening enthusiasts will enjoy taking a walk around the property Enter the house by way of a beautiful wraparound porch where we... More 

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Theresa600, Owner at The William Smith Inn, responded to this review

Hey! Thanks for the great review! So sorry about not being able to squeeze in a tour to the observatory. Next visit for sure! Thanks for being great guests...makes my job easier! More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thank you to Theresa and David for such a lovely stay at your Inn. We were overwhelmed by your hospitality, kindness, and friendliness. We will certainly return and hope to soon! The William Smith Inn gets our highest recommendation.

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Westchester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

My husband and I spent a lovely weekend in the Finger Lakes with The Inn as our home base. The inn is a great, big Victorian home in a pleasant section of Geneva. Our room was large and comfortable with an updated bathroom and fresh towels each day. The breakast was also very good and a nice way to start... More 

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Hampton NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Warm and welcoming atmosphere, stately Victorian home on beautiful grounds. Rooms nice size, breakfast was memorable, couldn't be happier with everything. The innkeeper is the best! Outside porch is a great place to wind down and relax. Very nice section of Geneva, with other elegant Victorians nearby.

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Albany, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I stayed at the William Smith Inn for two nights recently. My experience was the same as all the other reviewers: excellent. I stayed in the Blackwell suite - it has a nice hot tub. Also, the air conditioner was in the bathroom and there was a fan to redirect the air into the bedroom, which meant that it was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stopped through the Finger Lakes just before the New Year as we were heading to Buffalo. We are property owners in the area but can't stay in our home during the winter so we wanted to stay in nearby Geneva. Upon arrival we were greeted by Theresa who is so positive, energetic and helpful. We were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014 via mobile

Upon our arrival, we were greeted so warmly by the innkeepers, and even given our choice of two lovely guest rooms. We chose the spacious and beautifully decorated front room because of the in-room fireplace. The inn was cozy and warm in spite of the freezing temperatures outside. Breakfast was amazing both mornings we stayed:first day included fruit juices, homemade... More 

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