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Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel

40 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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Ranked #6 of 13 Hotels in Poughkeepsie
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2011
ebreimer Albany, New York
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Albany, New York
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2011

Several years ago, the Poughkeepsie Grand was likely a solid 4 star hotel, but age and lack of upkeep will eventually downgrade it to 3 star accommodations. The rooms need to be updated and the exterior needs a little bit of renovation. But, as a wedding venue, it is simply great (5 stars). This place knows how to throw a... More 

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Goshen, New York
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2011

Do not book your wedding at this place. I had attended a wedding at the Poughkeepsie Grand over a yr ago and had a nice time. I thought it would be a good place to have our wedding. We made it simple and booked it. We gave our deposit and signed the contracts and began planning the rest of our... More 

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East Greenbush, New York
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10 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2011

I stayed at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel for a wedding; I was one of the attendants. The wedding experience was fabulous. Our coordinator (Michelle, I think), was nice, friendly and extremely patient with the large wedding party, which included four children. The wedding took place in the Regency Ballroom and then we retreated to the Starlight/Dutchess rooms for the cocktail... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

Hotel was nice but don't go out at night. Stayed one night and then drove away fast. Checked into another hotel in Fishkill.

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New York City, New York
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77 reviews 77 reviews
37 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011

We stayed at this hotel for a family wedding. The lobby is pretty and people are freindly and helpful. The rooms are a little out dated but clean and that's very important to me.

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New York
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30 hotel reviews
164 helpful votes 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2011

A really nice hotel in downtown Poughkeepsie. Right across from Marist College and down the block from the Culinary Institute. Front desk was very helpful, and the place looks impeccable upon walking in. We happened to get this room last minute and it was the same weekend of graduation at Marist College so we were quite lucky to get this... More 

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Saratoga, NY
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2011

Stayed at the Grand for a conference that was being held at a nearby venue. My business associates and I had a wonderful meal in the hotel restaurant. The only complaint I can think of is the mattress was too firm for my liking. The hotel was clean, quiet and everyone we came in contact with was professional

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Massachusetts
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4 reviews 4 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2011 via mobile

Rooms smell like old smoke and i'm in a non smoking room. Front desk lady was anything but welcoming and coughing all over my paperwork. Found hairs in the shower. Only here for convenience of wedding. I was hoping it would be nicer but sadly disappointed. Bed is gross and sandpapery. Neighborhood totally sketchy.

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Gettysburg, PA
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16 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2011

OK, so let's clarify: I travel all the time for work, and I've been in some of the worst hotels and some of the best - so all in all, this hotel isn't TERRIBLE, but by no means is it 5 diamond worthy. Let's get started: 1) The service wasn't all that great. A few of the staff members were... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2011

One year ago, my (now) husband and I, chose the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel for our wedding reception. From the moment we booked with Rachel at the Grand Hotel we were astonished by the wonderful service and attentiveness we received. Rachel was amazing. She answered every inquiry of ours in a very timely manner and accommodated all of our requests. Her... More 

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Address: 40 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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Location: United States > New York > Poughkeepsie
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 195
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