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“Fabulous!” 5 of 5 stars
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Ranked #1 of 8 Greenport B&B and Inns
London, United Kingdom
1 review
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“Fabulous!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

We loved it here, Helina is really friendly and welcoming with great advice on the the area for a visiting Londoner. Our favourite beach was only a short cycle ride away.
The house too is really special, beautiful timber and lots of light and style.
We were recomended to stay here by a friend and we found Fordham House had even more to offer than we expected. Fabulous, thank you.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2012

Everything about this B&B was fabulous for me and my husband. I just love historic homes and this one lived up to my expectations. From the moment i stepped on the porch I new I was going to like it here. The attention to detail was evident everywhere i looked. The main floor of the home was grand with beautiful furnishings that invited you to sit down and relax. The main dining room where breakfast was served was open and very comfortable with individual tables for 2. Halina the owner, was fantastic. She showed us around the home and explained some of the history and showed us 2 of the large bedrooms we could choose from. Both were beautifully decorated but I just had to choose the one with the bathroom that was so big it could have been another bedroom. The bed itself was very comfy. The decor throughout the home was a little Ralph Lauren/Porrerybarnish. The linens were quality and a maid came to make our bed and change our towels each day while we were out and about in Greenport. I loved breakfast because it was a little self serve with fresh fruit, yogurt, granola and juice waiting for you while Halina cooked up fantastic waffles Belgian style and french pressed your coffee to order. I just love Greenport and visiting the wineries and now I love the Fordham House as our new place to stay.

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

The finest bed and breakfast found on the North Fork is by far the Fordham House in Greenport New York. Halina, who operates the B&B, is simply wonderful. She makes you feel very special. The B&B itself is gorgeous, from the furniture to the beautiful wood accents to the beautifully decorated rooms. The beds are so comfortable that you will have the best night sleep. The breakfast is incredible, from the fresh fruit to the delicious hot entree. Everything is just wonderful about the Fordham House. Treat your special someone to the Fordham House. You will not be disappointed!!!

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

The Fordham House in Greenport, New York on the North Fork is nothing less than exceptional. The moment you arrive, you are greeted by Halina, the innkeeper, and you feel like you just met a long lost family member. The inn itself is beautifu!!!! From the amazing antique stained glass windows to the incredibly decorated rooms, you feel like you are home!!! The inn itself is nothing short of spotless!!! The breakfast is wonderful!! From the fresh squeezed juice to the homemade breakfast entree you feel as if you are at a five star restaurant. Run to book the Fordham House for your stay on the North Fork. You WILL NOT be disappointed!!!! The Fordham House is the place to stay!!!!!

  • Stayed September 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

The Fordham House was the perfect choice for a B&B in Greenport. Halina, who runs the inn, was absolutely amazing. The breakfast was to die for, and the rooms are very luxurious. Everything is impeccable - from the style to cleanliness to overall experience, my husband and I literally were over the moon happy with our experience. The bed and linens were the best i have ever experienced, and the location was perfect. We rode bikes to town, ate wonderful food, went on a fishing charter, and visited the vineyards. We are already planning another trip back in the Fall and will stay with Halina at the Fordham House again - no question about it! HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!!

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

As avid B&B travelers, this ranks at the top. The house is wonderfully charming, impeccably decorated, and in a great location for exploring Greenport. Helina really knows her stuff, and makes a delicious breakfast spread. We are already looking forward to booking a second visit in the Fall - I highly recommend!

  • Stayed August 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

This is a wonderful B&B run by an amazing lady who applies attention to detail which is second to none! From the rooms which are meticulously and beautifully laid out, to the breakfast which is freshly made from delicious local fare and the cleanliness of the property which is impeccable. Halina is a lovely lady with an abundance of tips of things to do it the local area and places to visit, including local restaurants, vineyards, villages, best places to buy local fruit and veg and even her favorite little street in the area... I wholeheartedly recommend staying here, and I can't wait to go back again.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
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Address: 817 Main Street, Greenport, NY
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Location: United States > New York > Long Island > North Fork > Greenport
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Greenport
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
The Fordham House offers an unparalleled luxury with spacious bedchambers in this historic property. Both public and private rooms have the atmosphere of an effortless style and real elegance. ... more   less 
Also Known As:
Fordham House Greenport, NY - Long Island

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