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Inn on Columbia

228 Columbia Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
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Inn on Columbia
Ranked #15 of 20 Ithaca B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were in The Red Room in Villa Madeline...around the corner from the main house. It's on the first floor at the front of the building. Aurora St. is the main road between downtown and Ithaca College, so there is a steady stream of cars during the day and evening. We were not awakened by the traffic, but certainly aware... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights at Maison Mango, which is affordable when divided among 4 or 5 adults. Ample parking, and friendly owners. The fireplace worked well for a cool Ithaca night, and the house comes stocked with food in the refrigerator, snacks, and everything you need for coffee and a quick breakfast. The only thing lacking was the air conditioning... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Many many years of staying at different residences with the Inn at Columbia (Hillview House, Villa Madeline, and more recently, Maison Mango), and always very pleasant experiences with Kenn and Madeline, except our last visit, in December 2013. Appreciative because we had arrived a few days earlier due to blinding snow conditions, we entered Mango Maison, and while very cute... More

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Kaneohe, Hawaii
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

This inn is as far from cookie-cutter as you can get. Tailored elegance and individual style without any frou-frou. We would have missed Tauhannock Falls, were it not for the excellent advice of our host.

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Princeton, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

Loved our overnight at Madeline House. Our room at front was noisy but very comfy. Loved the privacy, the boxed delicious breakfast as well as a seating area where I could go when awake at night due to my always present insomnia! This has become our go to place when visiting my son at college.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews 39 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

The place was gorgeous, almost as if it were ready for a magazine photo shoot, and it was immaculate. The breakfast, which was delivered in a bakery box to the house we were staying in, was delicious fresh baked goods and perfect fresh fruit. Why, you might ask, was the breakfast delivered from afar if you were staying in an... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013 via mobile

We booked on the same day and got the last minute rate. The owners were super friendly, the room was perfect and the breakfast was amazing! Spend 100 dollars for a mediocre night at the super 8 or spend 125 for a piece of heaven at the Inn on Columbia. Highly recommended.

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Sedona, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2012

We have stayed at the Inn several times in different locations. It has always been clean,comfortable and private. It is in a active student and family neighborhood close to the downtown restaurant scene. Some really delightful restaurants are just a few blocks away. The buildings that make up the Inn are innovative and have all the comforts llike fireplaces and... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

I stayed here one night for a short trip to Cornell. The hosts were very welcoming and knowledgable about the area. The room we stayed in was very clean and the chef prepared breakfast that was included was delicious.

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OREGON
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79 reviews 79 reviews
8 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

We stayed at the carriage house. We arrived at night and our taxi driver didn't know where it was. Since you can't see the address from the street, that involved slogging through a lot of mud and wet leaves until we found the place at the end of a long, slippery, wet and leaf-covered driveway. The house is cute and... More

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Address: 228 Columbia Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ithaca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Inn On Columbia Hotel Ithaca

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