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The Old Library Inn Bed & Breakfast

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120 S. Union St, Olean, NY 14760
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting interior. Just like an older house with lots of original woodwork and furniture inside. Breakfast was excellent. Could walk to local restaurant. Excellent, friendly hosts! Enjoyed our stay!

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Greater Cincinnati
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

Can't say enough about our stay again at the Old Library B&B. We have traveled about twice a year for about the past 7 years to see our son in upstate New York, and we always stop midway to spend the night. We go out of our way to make sure that our stop will be Olean and to stay... More 

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Land O Lakes, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015

Very nice. First time for us at this bed and breakfast. There are 9"rooms and they are all different in style and price. We stayed in the Appleseed room which was nice but very small. Really look into this room before you decide. Small bathroom. Great breakfast, anything you want to order. The owner Joe is wonderful, very down to... More 

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Cortland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Fabulous place to stay. We thought the rooms were greatest attribute until the next morning when we were blessed with the breakfast. The staff treats you like a member of the family. We will be back. Thanks

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West Boylston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here while taking our daughter to a nearby college. We like old inns, but the main selling point was the possibility of staying in a suite: one room with a king bed and a parlor with a queen sleep sofa, separated by pocket doors. We were blown away by the inn's beauty: high ceilings, astonishing original woodwork, ornate... More 

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Fredericksburg, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

Stayed at the Old Library last week to assist my wife's ailing father. Little did we know we would have our own trip to the ER! My wife and I went for a run first morning and she took a spill and we thought she broke her collarbone. I ran back to the Inn to get my car and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 via mobile

We were on a road trip from Toronto to the Allegheny National Forest. This B&B is a five minute walk from the free car charger at Kohl's. After a stop in Ellicottville, the sculpture gardens and Rock City, we left the car overnight to charge. There is another hotel within walking distance of the charger but the prices were double... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Personable staff. Great breakfasts. Good for both individual travelers and family groups. We've stayed her at least a dozen times over the years and look forward to catching up with the staff family news .

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Such a lovely, comfortable, clean B&B -- and a real bargain to boot. I returned to Olean for an Alumni Weekend at St. Bonaventure University with several friends and our wives, and we occupied most of the inn's rooms. The Major Hoops room was spacious, with a queen bed, private bathroom, TV, and free wi-fi. The hallways and staircase feature... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Nice place and really good breakfast. I've been to my share of B&Bs and realize that there are many places that are meticulously restored older buildings that have terrific breakfasts. But I think what sets the Old Library apart is the anxiousness of the staff to help you with whatever you need. At most nice places there is a willingness... More 

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