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All 2 Herkimer B&Bs / inns

Portobello Inn Bed and Breakfast

5989 State Route 5, PO Box 169, Herkimer, NY 13350
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Portobello Inn Bed and Breakfast
Ranked #2 of 2 Herkimer B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Blackwood, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Roland and Steve are absolutely wonderful, friendly people. Roland is such a wonderful innkeeper. Roland greets you at the car. Roland and Steve make you feel like you are extended family. I stayed in the Arlington Room on two separate occasions. I love the room. It is decorated nicely and it is a cozy room. Very clean. The whole home... More

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Hot Sulphur Springs, Colorado
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Happened on this B&B on line and what a find! Roland the inkeeper is a treasure. The decor is beautiful and the rooms filled with all sorts of interesting things. The food was lovingly prepared and absolutly delicious. I felt so very pampered. Roland went far and beyond to make our 3 night stay a pleasure - he had lots... More

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Geneva, New York
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Passing through on a recent trip through Central New York I had the pleasure of spending the night at Portobello. They say you should never judge a book by its cover and this is certainly the case here. The outside is a bit worn but I was committed and traveling alone so I thought, what could be the worst case?... More

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Henniker, New Hampshire
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

We enjoyed four wonderful days in the Herkimer area while staying at the inn. Roland greeted us at our car, offered to help with luggage and addressed us by our first names. He had already prepared the room and cooled it for our comfort. Roland and Steve are terrific hosts. The rooms are always immaculate, the food is fabulous and... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

Our family group stayed at the Portobello Inn for a family reunion. The innkeeper, Roland, accommodated us at short notice after another local B and B let us down. We were very happy we ended up at the Portobello. Roland was a kind and generous host, and an excellent chef - our breakfasts were wonderful. Our rooms were comfortable and... More

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Binghamton, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

The Inn is a gem well kept by Roland Randall the Innkeeper. The antiques and furnishings throughout the house will delight you on your visit. Our room was spacious and bathroom was clean. The WiFi worked well. The breakfasts were delicious and we were pleased with our stay. Roland went out of his way to make our stay a memorable... More

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Henniker, New Hampshire
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

We arrived 22 Sept and were met by Roland, one of the hosts. The room was immaculate and cozy. Roland was extremely helpful giving us tips on the local lore. The Breakfasts on 23 & 24 Sept were fantastic. Roland is a gourmet chef. The food and presentation were 1st class. everything is prepared from scratch. We loved the Portobello... More

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North Haven, Connecticut
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

We stayed at the Portobello Inn in Herkimer, New York. Our room was beautifully decorated. Roland and his fellow innkeepers made our stay wonderful. There was every comfort you could want, including afternoon ice tea, homemade cookies and fruit. The breakfast was simply fabulous - baked egg casserole with a side of bacon, orange muffins, individual apple crisps topped with... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

It is ont of the most charming places I've stayed in. I travel a lot, and I couldn't be more appreciative of truly clean bed and bathroom and fantastic home made breakfast. It's a beautiful charming villa, the innkeeper Roland will make sure you feel comfortable, and have everything you need. Will recommend to anyone. Bed&Breakfast does not sound fancy,... More

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Martinez, Georgia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012 via mobile

We are unabashed fans of this fine, welcoming innkeeper. The property offers an eclectic feel - very soothing in a unique way. Breakfast is outstanding (quiche, bacon, fresh fruit salad, homemade muffins, apple crisp , orange juice, v8 juice, delicious coffee...was this morning's feast) If you are a light sleeper fuss budget, do not stay here. The trains come by... More

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Additional Information about Portobello Inn Bed and Breakfast

Address: 5989 State Route 5, PO Box 169, Herkimer, NY 13350
Location: United States > New York > Herkimer
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Herkimer
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
1840s Italianate Country Inn with 5 comfortable bedrooms each with private bathroom, A/C, cable TV/HBO, plush robes & CD radio alarm & Internet access. We offer a Full Country Breakfast daily. Use of Mohawk Valley Country Club facilities "In Season." We're close to Cooperstown, Adirondacks Mountains, Erie Canal, Central NY attractions and historic sites. We accept most major credit cards. Open All Year. ... more   less 

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