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The Black Sheep Inn

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8329 Pleasant Valley Road, Hammondsport, NY 14840
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The Black Sheep Inn
Ranked #4 of 16 Hammondsport B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Watsontown, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at the Inn for three nights on our first trip to the Finger Lakes. The Inn is very clean and we enjoyed the character the house and furniture provided. We stayed in the Wood Room and it provided ample lighting in the bedroom and bathroom. There are several common areas that are nice to relax... More

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Reinbeck, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The room was clean but the lighting in the room and bathroom were poor. Mirror in bathroom was old and the quality was that of an old mirror that had seen a better day. I tossed my bath towel on the floor as it was used to stand on because the floor was painted wood and the bath mat was... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed at this B&B for 3 nights during our recent stay to the Finger Lakes region. The B&B is a unique octagonal building set on a large piece of property on the Pleasant Valley Rd near Hammondsport, very close to the village. The village itself is quaint and features several very good restaurants. Our room was very comfortable and... More

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debmychef, Owner at The Black Sheep Inn, responded to this review

Lucie and Mike, we’re really glad to have been your base of operations for biking tour of Hammondsport and Keuka Lake. And we’re glad you found our location, just less than a mile from the Village of Hammondsport in a tranquil rural setting, to be convenient for your rides. Your dedication is inspiring. And while we do prepare indulgent, organic... More

Rochester, New York
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I booked this weekend getaway as a birthday surprise for my husband, as we both work very hard and had a tough week. We were warmly greeted, and very well taken care of by Deb and Mark all weekend- they were excellent hosts, offering just what was needed, as we had privacy, yet they made us feel so at home.... More

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debmychef, Owner at The Black Sheep Inn, responded to this review

Lisa and Fred, it was great fun being involved in Fred’s birthday surprise! And we’re really glad the weather cooperated for the birthday flight. It was a pleasure having you with us and we enjoyed sitting with you out in the courtyard and getting to know you both. And next time, you’ll have to bring the “play” car. Drive safe... More

Springfield, Massachusetts
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

The Black Inn is the most wonderful place. I can't say enough about the hospitality, comfort and breakfasts. Deb and Mark are the consummate hosts. I felt that when we left, we were leaving good friends. I highly recommend this B&B.

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debmychef, Owner at The Black Sheep Inn, responded to this review

Bridget, it was so nice meeting you and Bill, and we enjoyed chatting with you in between your explorations of Keuka Lake and the Finger Lakes. It is always bittersweet to watch new friends depart, but there is always the sense of looking forward to catching up with you during the next visit. See you soon. More

Belle Mead
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I was in charge of planning our girls getaway and I chose the FInger Lakes area. Based on previous reviews, I emailed Deb about their girls getaway package. Deb and Marc both were so easy to work with and only wanted to make our getaway special. We stayed upstairs in comfy beds near the ballroom so that we could play... More

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debmychef, Owner at The Black Sheep Inn, responded to this review

Although we didn't get to learn how to play Mahjong this time, it sure was fun watching your group enjoy it as much as you did! We so enjoyed having you here, and getting to know you a bit. You and the gals were really having fun, and that helps us know we're doing our part and creating a comfortable... More

Altoona, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This was our third trip to the Finger Lakes and our first time at The Black Sheep Inn. Debbie and Marc are the absolute best hosts! They truly make you feel like a part of the family and are extremely helpful in suggesting fun activities. The house is just gorgeous and the rooms have everything you need. We are already... More

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debmychef, Owner at The Black Sheep Inn, responded to this review

Deb and Dawn, we are so glad that we could help you experience a memorable, (and relaxing, after your spa treatment), trip back to the Finger Lakes. We had a lot of fun getting to know you both, and we enjoyed meeting your friends and leading a tour of the Inn for them, too. It will be fun to meet... More

West Sand Lake, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My wife and I decided to explore the finger lakes for the first time and I sought out places to stay. The Black Sheep Inn looked nice from the Finger Lakes Tourist website but it also looked like it might be booked. My wife decided to call anyway and as luck would have it we were able to stay two... More

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debmychef, Owner at The Black Sheep Inn, responded to this review

Gerald and Stephanie, we're so glad you found us. It was truly our pleasure to be your "home away from home", as it is our goal to help you be as comfortable as possible. We really enjoyed getting to know you and our discussions about all things "environmental" too. Looking forward to seeing you again sometime soon. More

Turnersville, New Jersey
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

If you are going to travel to the Finger Lakes region, then a stay at this inn is a must! The attention to detail is truly amazing and your entire stay will be beyond wonderful! From the owners (Deb and Marc) greeting you in the driveway as you pull up, to the welcoming chalkboard with your name(s) on it, every... More

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debmychef, Owner at The Black Sheep Inn, responded to this review

Heidi, it was so much fun having your group with us at the Inn. It's always heart-warming to get to know such a longstanding group of friends. And, yes, although we are very proud to offer the freshest local, organic ingredients in our breakfasts, we are always happy to accommodate "light" or "less adventurous" eaters. It is important to us... More

Southbury, Connecticut
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

My husband and I have stayed in several inns in the past, but our three-night stay at the Black Sheep Inn far surpassed them all. The rooms were beautiful, neat and clean; the breakfasts were as delicious as they were creative; and the Innkeepers, well I just can't say enough about them. If we so much as mentioned an interest... More

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debmychef, Owner at The Black Sheep Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your gracious comments, we really enjoyed having you here. We try to keep up on what's happening here in the region, from new breweries/wineries/restaurants, to off the beaten path hikes and waterfalls. We do this for your benefit and ours, too, because who doesn't like to find a hidden gem that's been down the street all along?... More

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Additional Information about The Black Sheep Inn

Address: 8329 Pleasant Valley Road, Hammondsport, NY 14840
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Hammondsport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5

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