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228 Columbia Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
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Inn on Columbia
Ranked #9 of 20 Ithaca B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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231 reviews 231 reviews
88 hotel reviews
260 helpful votes 260 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in Hudson Apartment for 3 nights. As we were two couples the apartment was large enough, but it only had one bathroom. You wouldn't want to cook in the kitchen area as its too small and not well enough equipped, but we had Cornell student and boyfriend over for pizza and Thai food and that worked well on... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided on a long holiday weekend and Ithaca caught our eye. Last minute I give the inn on Columbia a call. Madeline was a true delight on the phone. We stayed in the gazebo suite and it was amazing. Private, romantic, clean and modern. Breakfast was the best I've had in recent memory, you should consider staying a night... More

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Wanatah
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I recently stayed here for two nights and it was wonderful. Ken and Madeline have made a wonderful place for people to stay in Ithaca. The Inn is beautiful and beautifully decorated. The breakfasts were very good as we never left hungry. Madeline was a wonderful hostest. We would definitely stay here again. We hated to leave.

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Kingston, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The Inn on Columbia is a perfect sanctuary - part zen, part efficiency, all wonderful. I visited my college daughter and was able to deal with typical school demands - financial aid department, grocery store run, dorm supplies, yadayadayada and was still able to feel as if I were having a vacation as well. The room was well-appointed, comfortable and... More

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Blue Bell, Pennsylvania, United States
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44 reviews 44 reviews
10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We completed our Finger Lakes road trip with a 2 night stay in the main building. The architecture, the handmade furniture, the ever-present beverages, snacks, soft music made this B&B truly a lovely experience. Madeline's delicious breakfasts made choosing one each day a bit of a challenge. The coffee was delicious, a perfect start! The inn is wonderfully located just... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I live in Ithaca and have had friends and family stay at this charming place. The accommodations are top-notch---from the gorgeous guest houses to the design of every last detail --to the linens and especially the scrumptious muffins and treats----Madeline and Kenn have seemingly thought of everything. They are welcoming and extremely helpful to travelers as they have extensive knowledge... More

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

My friend and I stayed at the Inn on Columbia in a room in the main house with two twin beds, which was just perfect for us! I brought my small dog, and Madeline was wonderful and very accommodating. She had a bag of dog treats waiting in the room, and didn't mind when we left the dog at the... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

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 June 26, 2014

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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Address: 228 Columbia Street, Ithaca, NY 14850
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ithaca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Inn On Columbia Hotel Ithaca

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