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1871 Benjamin Hunt Inn Bed and Breakfast

305 Sixth Street, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
1871 Benjamin Hunt Inn Bed and Breakfast
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Erie, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

We traveled to the Finger Lakes for a weekend getaway and found the Ben Hunt on Trip Advisor. Since we had not stayed at a B&B before, we were not sure what to expect. What we found when we arrived was a welcoming room with some fantastic cookies :) Beth and Buddy made us feel at home and we had... More 

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Naperville, Illinois
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64 reviews 64 reviews
21 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

We stayed at Benjamin Hunt inn for 5 nights while enjoying a relaxing vacation in teh Finger Lakes Area. We were within walking distance to many attractions (Watkins Glen State Park), as well as several restaurants. Beth does a great job of making you feel at home and cooks up a great and very filling breakfast every morning. The price... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

I loved our stay at the Benjamin Hunt Inn! First, the price. Very reasonable rate for a room. I searched all other B&Bs and this was the best rate when compared to the things offered at the B&Bs. Second, the food. We were extremely pleased with the breakfast offerings. Multi-course meals with different options each day - eggs, bacon, french... More 

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Philadelphia
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13 hotel reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

This is the second time my wife and I have stayed at the Ben Hunt Inn, and we always have a lovely time while we are here! Innkeeper Beth is just as sweet as can be, and is very helpful with any advice on things to do about the town, whether it be local restaurants, the best ice cream shop,... More 

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Saylorsburg, Pennsylvania
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2011

We stayed here for two nights during our visit to the area for the Seneca Lake wine trail "Deck the Halls" weekend and really enjoyed our first experience at a B&B! We liked the location, since it was off the main street, yet within easy walking distance to the restaurants we chose to go to. Our Guest Room #5 was... More 

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Honolulu
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2011

Hands down, this B & B offered the biggest, most delicious and varied breakfasts that we’ve encountered on our travels. And what a treat to find fresh home-baked goodies placed in our room each day. My husband and I loved our spacious Guest Room #4, conveniently located next to the 2nd floor lounge/kitchenette where we could help ourselves to coffee... More 

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2011

The B&B was nice, comfortable, safe and convenient to downtown. Several restaurants and bars to choose from and also in walking distance to the Watkins Glen State Park. We really enjoyed talking to Beth and her brownies upon returning to our room that night. The multi-course breakfast was delicious. Thank you again for your hospitality and if we are in... More 

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Sheffield Lake, Ohio
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2011

this b&b is a great find! it is a quaint b&b with very friendly hosts and including one with four legs. the stay was uneventful in a good way and beth was always willing to help with information on local attractions. the breakfast was superb and very much appreciated. the cookies were a nice surprise upon your arrival back at... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2009

This was a really nice b&b in the heart of 'downtown' Watkins Glen. A 5 minute, 2 block walk to the main street. The veranda was great to sit on and watch the world go by. The bedrooms were beautifully decorated and upstairs was a lounge that guests could use to sit, read, play cards, microwave or prepare some small... More 

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