We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 8 Shelter Island B&Bs / inns

Candlelite Inn

Route 114 South, Shelter Island, NY
Hotel amenities
  • Reviews (21)
  • Photos (15)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (8)
  • Location
  • More
Candlelite Inn
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Shelter Island
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

21 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    5
    5
    10
    1
    0
See reviews for
3
18
Solo
0
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (8)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

The furnishing of the house is quiet new and very neat, also the bathrooms (one bathroom per guest-room). But there was no typically bed&breakfast-breakfast (either B&B atmosphere), no one served ham and eggs e.g., because no-one of the staff was there in the morning. Therefore it was like having breakfast in a motel. service: on 1st floor is a hairdressing-store:... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bayside
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Just spent 2 beautiful nights and 3 days at this lovely inn with my husband, Tom. The owner has made this home a lovely place to stay when you are away from your lovely home. From the front door to the dining area to your bedroom-it's all been thought out and well done. We stayed here during Labor Day as... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brooklyn, New York
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights when our families house was overflowing with guests this past July 4th weekend. The place was wonderfully air conditioned on one of the hottest days of the year, so everyone back at our hot house was jealous of our B&B experience. The room had an en-suite bathroom and was very clean and well maintained.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manhattan Beach, California
Top Contributor
118 reviews 118 reviews
37 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013 via mobile

We stayed two nights in Honeymoon Cottage behind the Inn. The cottage is nicely sized and comfortable. The bathroom is spacious as is the shower and separate whirlpool tub. The room was clean although some bugs did appear in the room and one crawled across the bed. The inn is well located on the island. We have stayed at many... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Jamestown, Rhode Island
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
11 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

This is a friendly and clean B&B located in eastern Long Island from which to explore the wine country and Montauk Point Light. We took advantage of a Travelzoo special and were not disappointed. Don't expect too much in the way of personal service. The breakfast is a do-it-yourself afair as is the checking in and out. Our room, #4,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

True to the other reviews, there was no staff my husband and I could see on site. Our room key with our names was taped to the door inside the building. We had no needs that weren't already met, and we were confident that if we had to make a phone call to the proprietor; he would be available to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
19 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

I stayed at the Candlelite Inn on a discounted deal and thus I must admit my expectations weren't high due to the low price point. The Inn is clean and comfortable, it feels as though you might be at a friends home. Do not expect any service throughout your stay as there is no visible Inn keeper. I personally enjoyed... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

All first sight it deserves an average rating in comparison to the many bed and breakfasts i have stayed in, probably not worth mentioning on tripadvisor. The house is nice, rooms are clean, room interior somewhat unremarkable, breakfast is a self service selection of packaged, processed items. The owner mostly communicates through post-its. Prices are off the charts but I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
New York City, New York
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
13 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

Booked this B&B last minute, as could not get in anywhere else on the island. The rooms were a good size and very clean. The beds were very comfortable and despite the thin walls we both slept very well. Breakfast was a self service buffet, consisting of tea/coffee, a selections of juices, yoghurt, cereals, breads to toast and muffins, and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2012

Sufficient. Clean. Pretty. Smallish room. Good bed. Typical of island, it was very expensive, $235 for room with mild annoyance of having to cross hall and go down a couple doors to get to the bathroom. It worked great that we never saw a human being, enjoyed the living room, took self-serve continental breakfast. For "breakfast' at a B and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Candlelite Inn, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Candlelite Inn? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Candlelite Inn

Address: Route 114 South, Shelter Island, NY
Location: United States > New York > Long Island > Hamptons > Shelter Island

15 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (16)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (12)

Amenities

Free Parking
Number of rooms
5

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer

    Bookmark for later
    Save Saved
    You added Candlelite Inn to your Saves list