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Clarkson Inn

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One Main Street, Potsdam, NY 13676
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Massapequa, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the nicest place to stay. Clean, beautifully decorated, attentive and a lovely staff. It is like staying in a quaint bed and breakfast. I have stayed here numerous times and am never disappointed.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mom & Pop place in the best way! Clean and well kept. Had cookies in lobby for us upon arrival. Personal thank you letter written by manager w his Mbl phone # on it should we need anything! Who does that anymore? No one! Ice already prepared for us in bucket. And two mini bags of chips. Mini frig microwave... More 

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Watertown
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

I've stayed a lot of places around the US and in Ireland, and by far this is one of the best!! From the ambiance of the lobby to the beautifully appointed rooms, you will not regret staying here! The breakfast is wonderful as well! We only live 1 1/2 hours from this little gem, but you can rest assured we... More 

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Albany, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Recently our family traveled to Potsdam NY to drop off my grand niece at a Clarkson University camp. This hotel has a lovely Victorian look and feel. The rooms are gorgeous and impeccably clean. George and his staff made us feel at home. The buffet breakfast was wonderful and reasonably priced. We could walk to local shops and restaurants and... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

The Inn is a lovely spot in the quaint village of Potsdam. The room was very clean and well appointed. The staff was so friendly and went out of their way to make sure our stay was satisfactory. We will most definitely return in the future while our son is attending SUNY Canton!!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I don't know anyone in Potsdam and didn't have anything in particular planned here, but decided to stop here as a halfway point between two cities of our road trip. This past weekend was our third visit here and we'll keep coming because the rooms are spacious, ice and snack waiting for us is awesome, great toiletry items (I'm a... More 

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Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Lovely old hotel with a lot of nice touches! Staff is very welcoming. Great setting along the river and surrounding town. Older hotel but with modern conveniences. My kiddo described it as a "classy" hotel! Pricey but tasty breakfast. Enjoyed our stay!!

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Brevard, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

The Clarkson Inn offers a lovely respite reflective of times gone by. The lobby is welcoming; the staff gracious and helpful; our room large with comfortable seating overlooking the Racquette River. Our beds were triple-sheeted, always a nice feature. The Inn is filled with historic photos of the area and although we did not opt for the breakfast, only because... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

We came to the area for ncaa track meet at St Lawrence university. The Staff was very helpful and accommodations were great. Large room size and clean! Would definitely come back! Surrounding area lovely. Hope to be back soon!!

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Massapequa, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

My daughter goes to SUNY Potsdam and my wife and I stay at the Clarkson Inn whenever we come up to visit. Very clean and comfortable and the staff is great. Walking distance to SUNY Potsdam and to Clarkson University. Make sure to stay for breakfast! It seems a bit pricey for the area, but it includes a fresh cooked... More 

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