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Holcomb's Bed and Breakfast

Certificate of Excellence
5 Mill Street, Hamilton, NY 13346
Holcomb's Bed and Breakfast
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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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New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed again at Holcomb's B & B last weekend, during a visit to Colgate. Everything is so neat and clean. Karen and Dick must be painting these rooms several times a year-- it always looks recently renovated. Lot's of hot water and great bathrooms. No reason to stay anywhere else.

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Houston, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting Colgate and Hamilton Colleges with our high school son (doing the normal college search) and stayed at Holcomb's B&B. We had a room with a queen and twin with private bath. The room was large, very well decorated and as all the reviews cite, very clean. Karen is a wonderful host and her family has done a... More 

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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

It was our second time staying there, and it was great. The house was clean, comfortable, and we felt right at home. Hocomb's was actually a Plan B when we decided to visit our son and the Colgate Inn was full, and so we didn't expect much. But the first stay there was absolutely wonderful and so we decided to... More 

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North Attleboro, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Always VERY clean (I think Karen presses the sheets). Karen & Dick are great hosts. Nice breakfast included. Close to Colgate on a quiet dead end street. We enjoy the other guests - other Colgate families. Nice farmer's market downtown on Sat mornings. Plan ahead - book early.

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Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Cleanest b and b I've ever been in. Very comfortable room and bed, wonderful breakfast. Shower with good water pressure. Karen is a terrific host. A perfect stay in Hamilton. Did I say clean? This place is immaculate.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Very nice stay. The Holcombs were wonderful hosts. The house is immaculate. Owners are very responsive-- I emailed her late one night and was surprised to get an immediate response. I chose the yellow room which was the smallest of their five rooms as it was just me. Had a comfortable double bed, TV, and private bathroom. The house had... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Holcomb is one the finest B&B's I have stayed in and I have stayed in B&B's all over the world. The outstanding country antiques mixed with the contemporary decor was amazing. I was in Hamilton, NY attending a conference at Colgate University. Didn't want to attend the conference, because I wanted to spend more time in this wonderful B&B. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I stayed at the bed-and-breakfast with my daughter while visiting Colgate University. The room was very comfortable and cozy. The breakfast was fantastic. Enjoyed very much chatting with Karen, whom I found warm and gracious.I would definitely recommend staying here.I had wanted to pay with a credit card, but was told that on the checks or cash works at the.... More 

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Hamburg
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I highly recommend Holcomb's B&B. I was pleasantly surprised with how beautiful it was and the hospitality that Karen showed. From the gorgeous decorations to the heated bathroom floor it was just perfect! I can't wait to go back!

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Stratford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Stayed here on a recent trip to the area visiting colleges with our son. Karen was very responsive to our emails/requests and accommodating to our arrival time (which was much later than we had planned). Holcomb's was beautifully decorated, had spacious rooms and the breakfast was yummy. Would love to come back and stay again if we are in the... More 

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