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Oberlin Inn

7 North Main Street, Oberlin, OH 44074
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

I arrived hear december 26, to visit may daughter, a teacher in Oberlin College. The first day the locker of the room door was broken. Next day we had to change rooms because nobody could fix the locker. During 8 days no room service. January 2 we asked them to clean the room and they did. January 2 my wife... More 

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Tomball, Texas
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15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

OK...first the positives: - you can't beat the location if you're visiting Oberlin Conservatory. - housekeeping is very helpful The negatives: - the person behind the desk when we arrived could NOT have been less enthused to see us - BEWARE of where you book your room. I called them to see what their price was and they quoted me... More 

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795x, General Manager at Oberlin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Oberlin Inn. We are sorry that our accommodations did not meet your expectations. As you are aware, a new facility is being built and in doing such, there will inevitably be noise. Again, we apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused you. Based on our guest comment cards on cleanliness indicates a 4.4 out... More 

Denver, Colorado
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

This hotel is cute and cottage like for the small town it's in. We stayed for the Murder Mystery Event on Halloween. The rooms were pretty old, they were extra warm too. We couldn't adjust the heat or air one way or another, the fan in the room made noise, but didn't blow any air. It was neat because attending... More 

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795x, General Manager at Oberlin Inn, responded to this review

It was a delight having you as a guest at our Halloween Murder Mystery. We appreciate your comments. We are glad to know that you thoroughly enjoyed your meals with us. And as you were informed, a new hotel is under construction and scheduled to open in the Spring 2016. We look forward to having you us stay with us... More 

New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

The building and room were old. The sheets and blankets were also old. Water in the bathroom and served at the restaurant smelt like mold. But the worst was a breakfast waitress at the restaurant. It took so long to bring a menu, take order, bring food, bring check... My colleague had to get up and go to the kitchen... More 

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795x, General Manager at Oberlin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing the Oberlin Inn. The water that we use comes straight from the tap and is city water. We apologize that you noticed an odor to it, however that is beyond our control. We apologize for your lengthy breakfast service. We have discussed this matter with the staff. More 

Islamabad, Pakistan
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19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

Stayed here in August 2015 as it was the best available (if not only) in the small town of Oberlin. Though it is a reminiscent of a better past but has aged well now. A new building is in making phase and hope to replace it soon. Though the rooms are comfortable and good, there is a lot of room... More 

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795x, General Manager at Oberlin Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay with us during your time in Oberlin. We look forward to accommodating you on your future visits. More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Staff very helpful. Daytime bartender was very friendly. The Inn is clean. Room could have been a little cooler, but we got a fan and it was fine. Restaurant is average but will work in a pinch. Vermilion Beach is only about 25 minutes away and is a quaint place with shops, restaurants and small, nice beach.

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Highland, California
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31 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

While it is not the most up to date place, I absolutely love the customer service at this hotel. Great little bar downstairs. Clean and comfy rooms. They are building a new Oberlin Inn next door. While I look forward to the new place, this old cozy spot will always hold good memories!

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795x, General Manager at Oberlin Inn, responded to this review

It is always a pleasure accommodating you on your visits to Oberlin. We appreciate knowing that our staff is friendly and accommodating. As we transition to the new building we are sure that the memories of the current building will linger and new memories will be created. We appreciate you and look forward to your next visit to Oberlin More 

Bloomington, Indiana
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This hotel takes advantage of being the only hotel in town. It is overpriced and threadbare at best. The only thing that it has going currently is the location. However, on our next stay in Oberlin we will be staying at a Bed and Breakfast, many of which are better priced and more well-appointed. Maybe $189.00 per night will not... More 

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795x, General Manager at Oberlin Inn, responded to this review

The Oberlin Inn appreciates you choosing to stay with us on your recent visit to Oberlin. The Inn has been an intricate part of the Oberlin community for over 100 years. The peak season and demand periods of Oberlin vary month to month and the operation establishes rates based on those demands of the community throughout the year. At this... More 

Burbank, California
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39 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

My daughter and I stayed at the Oberlin Hotel for one evening while visiting the college. Arriving late at night, we had a great deal of difficulty finding the entrance behind all of the construction for the new hotel. Once there, we were warmly greated, but it was obvious why the new construction was underway. Very much a journey back... More 

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795x, General Manager at Oberlin Inn, responded to this review

It was a delight accommodating you on your recent stay with us. Our sincere apologies on your difficulty in finding the entrance to the Inn due to the construction adjacent to the facility. As you are aware, a new facility is being built and during that construction phase we are committed to maintaining and providing quality accommodations that are clean... More 

alma, mi
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54 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

It's clean. It's old - that's why they're building a new one. It's okay, but too expensive for what it is (especially if you pay the regular rate). But - if you're visiting the college it's an ideal location, and the only "hotel" around. Try the bed and breakfast alternatives, but if you need something special (like two double beds... More 

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