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Clarkson Inn

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   One Main Street, Potsdam, NY 13676
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Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Potsdam
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Acworth, Georgia, Usa
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Traveled to up state New York just recently and found this Inn on the internet. Their web site was very descriptive which made me want to say there and I'm glad I did. The Clarkson Inn is a very elegant and charming Inn. We stayed for a week and at the end of our stay we did not want to... More

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91 reviews 91 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are slim pickins in Potsdam for hotels and if you have a student attending Clarkson or SUNY Potsdam, this is a choice spot. They book up very quickly but once you stay, you get have a better chance of staying again. Kind of a throw back place, they do send email reservations to you, but on premises they are... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My daughter and I stayed here for a couple nights 2 weeks ago. This was our second time here, and this time instead of 1 night, we stayed 2 nights. We didn't actually have anything IN Potsdam this time; we picked this inn as a midway point between Montreal and Buffalo because we liked staying here so much the previous... More

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Alameda, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We just recently spent two nights in this lovely inn. I was in the area for a family reunion and just wanted a clean basic room for my stay. The staff was wonderful, the room very large and clean with a comfy bed great bath products (go figure). We had a fridge in our room and the staff provided us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Since Lake Placid was full with all of the Ironman participants, we had to look further afield. Our small group decided to book the Clarkson Inn in Potsdam, NY as the base for a weekend of hiking in the Adirondacks. While it was just over an hour to drive to our high peaks trailhead, we thoroughly enjoyed the stay at... More

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Bloomington, Indiana
16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

So easy to find and right by the river. The room was extremely comfortable, the staff were wonderful and they have a lovely lounge area where you can sit all day if you like and drink tea, read the paper and snack on the cookies they provide. Fantastic.

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Albany, New York
19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My family and I stayed at this lovely inn over the weekend on business related to Clarkson university. The staff were friendly and the place is gorgeous and immaculate. I suggest you stay at this inn and avoid the "chains" while in the area. The rooms are wonderful and so is the buffet breakfast. It is in walking distance to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Wonderful room, very friendly staff, good central location. Didn't have reservations and they were extremely accommodating. Room was wonderful, very spacious and hotel was easy access to downtown and restaurants. Beautiful view and walk along the Raquette River. Potsdam is a really nice Adirondack Community. Our first time there and we enjoyed it very much.

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Buffalo, NY
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11 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

After coming to town for many years and staying elsewhere,I finally had the opportunity to stay at the Clarkson Inn for a night. What a wonderful experience from arrival to departure! The location of the hotel is great, alongside a peaceful river and park in the center of town. I enjoyed walking the grounds and taking pictures of the sunset... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Beautiful hotel....clean...staff wonderful...historic puctures on walls... ..and quiet! And the bed and pillows (huge issue for me) 5 star quality. ..we came for 3 days with our for our daughters orientation at SUNY POTSDAM....try Maxfields right across the street from the clarkson....good food...good vibe...good times! We recommend staying here to all!

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Address: One Main Street, Potsdam, NY 13676
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Location: United States > New York > St. Lawrence County > Potsdam
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Clarkson Inn 3.5*
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