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Colgate Inn

1 Payne St, Hamilton, NY 13346
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Ranked #1 of 2 hotels in Hamilton
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Garden City, New York
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66 reviews 66 reviews
17 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After reading the reviews on Tripadvisor I was not going to book this hotel. However, my first choice was full so I ended up here and so glad I did. First of all, the location can't be beat if visiting the school. It literally is across the street. The Inn is charming and historic. It recently underwent renovations and everything... More

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19 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We needed an overnight stay and picked this Inn based on the reviews we had read. The town of Hamilton is completely charming and is right by Colgate University. The Inn has 60 rooms. We loved the decor and charm of the Inn. Rooms are not huge, it's an Inn. Bathrooms clean and beds comfy. Lobby had paintings displayed from... More

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Vernon Center, NY
17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We really enjoy sipping Chilean wine next to the fire in the tap room. Elegant lobby and small meeting/dining rooms. Local Music Night was a real treat! For a college town, this was more like a traditional inn in New England. Didn't see any students unless they were with parents or alums.

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9 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

I had a nice night at the Colgate Inn. But it's clearly an Inn (small, boutique, historic), not a hotel (with expected "corporate" amenities). In a small college town like Hamilton, if you want to stay near campus, this may be your only option. I can understand how people could feel it was overpriced. The room I was in was... More

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Kingston, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I had read the reviews on here when booking a hotel and hoped everyone was wrong but they definitely weren't. This hotel is grossly overpriced for all that it is. We paid $259 + tax (and exchange rate as we came from Canada) to spend a Friday night there. The rooms are extremely small for the price, have no view,... More

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New York City, New York
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Best Inn for miles but overpriced. They don't seem to value repeat guests in the way that most other places do. Even if they are at low occupancy they don't upgrade you without making you pay the difference (even if it's a $20 difference). Rooms are small but nicely furnished. They don't supply robes or slippers which is too bad.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

A nice old hotel with a nice feel. Attentive, responsive and friendly staff ... but; the room we were in was small; there was lota of steerer noise through the night, and; only a lukewarm shower in the morning. At $229 (before tax) definitely overpriced.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

Rooms were nicely decorated though a bit on the small side. There was no place to work and it was dimly lit. The restaurant was incredibly convenient on a night with bad weather. The big fireplace was great. The gym is on Colgate's campus. I did not get to take advantage of it, While inconvenient that it is off site... More

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Adirondack, New York
18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Our objective was to revisit Hamilton, enjoy the town, and walk to wherever we wanted to and Colgate Inn fit that objective. The Inn has undergone a remodel and is lovely inside. We were in a single queen bed room which was very well appointed, however, it was extremely small so much so that once you took the luggage rack... More

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glenwood, nj
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15 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

I checked into Colgate Inn alone, because my daughter was invited to an official visit at Colgate University and this is a very convenient location to the school. I searched the net for other options, but mostly B & Bs which aren't for me. Last time here we stayed a little further away. It seemed this would be more upscale.... More

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Address: 1 Payne St, Hamilton, NY 13346
Location: United States > New York > Hamilton
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