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Hotel Utica, an Ascend Collection hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   102 Lafayette Street, Utica, NY 13502
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Ranked #5 of 11 Hotels in Utica
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Newtonville, New York
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73 reviews 73 reviews
23 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here before and enjoyed it again. The suite was lovely and very quiet. Maybe showing a little age since my last visit. The staff was wonderful, check in went smoothly, the apps at the bar and bartender were a real treat. We were made to feel like a local. Breakfast could use a little extra touch, but it was... More 

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Berlin, Massachusetts
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44 reviews 44 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in town for a concert at the Saranac Brewery and selected Hotel Utica for it's proximity to the venue, literally a 2 minute drive. Hotel is older but is clean and well maintained (can't say that for most of Utica though). The Lamplighter lounge in the lobby was perfect for a nightcap. What's better than hanging out with... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Impressive building great suite ... What can probably best place in region ....bar/restaurant has reopened and provides adequate service.. A 300 room hotel that probably was 5% occupied .....wish it was busier

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I stayed here last summer with visiting Welsh friends, and we were astonished at the beauty and elegance of this hotel. Our rooms were comfortable, affordable, and well-appointed, but what really impressed was the hotel itself. The lobby takes one back into the past, where beauty was paramount. The eight crystal chandeliers, the belle époque furniture, the grand piano, were... More 

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Avon, Connecticut
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133 reviews 133 reviews
37 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

We needed a place to stay in central New York and found there were not a lot of options due to college parent's weekends. We veered away from the cookie cutter hotels and tried Hotel Utica. We were very pleased with the high floor room we requested -- so few places actually honor requests. Our room was very spacious, clean... More 

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New York City, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I was in Utica for work (I don't know why else you would be in Utica...) and this was not my type of hotel. There is a difference between "historic" and "dilapidated". It is in serious need of renovation- the rooms are so dark (half of my room seriously had not even a lamp), the beds are flimsy, the furniture... More 

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New York City, New York
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Our family booked two rooms at the Hotel Utica this past October around Columbus Day. We decided we couldn’t get more centrally located for what we wanted to do during our visit than by staying in the downtown Utica area. There was a more modern motel-like choice and a nostalgic choice. We went with the latter--Hotel Utica. It was a... More 

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I was looking for a good historic hotel on the way from Vermont to Buffalo and found it here. It's obvious the property has undergone a tremendous renovation, and they did a good job. I enjoyed a delicious dinner there and great service. I must say while the breakfast was adequate with many choices... I did not see a breakfast... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

When staying in the hotel I thought that for appreciating the glandour of the hotel I should have been there 60 years ago. It looks like it stoped developing then and no adaptations to the modern era were done. All is big. The loby is like a ballroom you see in the moovies. The rooms are huge and comfortable. The... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This was the second time our group of train enthusiasts have stayed here. They have completely renovated all of the rooms and they are beautifully done. We filled 29 of their rooms and the whole event from the original booking through our stay was efficiently handled by their sales staff. The lobby is elegant, the staff was courteous, breakfast was... More 

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Address: 102 Lafayette Street, Utica, NY 13502
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Location: United States > New York > Utica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Utica, an Ascend Collection hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 112
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Utica Ascend Collection

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