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.

“excellent experience and good value” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Costello's Guest House

Costello's Guest House
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 Hyde Park
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Costello's Guest House
Save Saved
You added Costello's Guest House to your Saves list
21 Main Street, Hyde Park, NY 12538   |  
Hotel amenities
Ranked #3 of 7 Hyde Park B&B and Inns
Litchfield Park, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“excellent experience and good value”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

I recently stayed at the Costello's Guest House while on a semi business trip. It's a wonderful old home. Very clean, quiet and just a short walk from the Hudson river. The walks in the morning were pleasant and a nice way to relax. The home is located in a very safe family neighborhood so feel free to explore a bit. The home owner, Patsy is as sweet as can be. She was very hospitable and also helpful providing information on the Hudson Valley area. She is a life long resident. Staying in someone's home is a different experience. This was new to me but I'm glad I did. By the way, the home is set up in such a way that you have complete privacy upstairs. After a while it felt like I was at home. Pretty good when you are traveling. One note: There is a television downstairs but not in the rooms. The cost is very reasonable. Next time try something different. You will not be disappointed.

Room Tip: The house has two rooms. The Canopy room was 75.00 per night, This room is quite large which I recom...
See more room tips
  • Stayed April 2013, traveled on business
    • 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
Was this review helpful? Yes 1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

19 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    15
    4
    0
    0
    0
See reviews for
3
5
3
3
Rating summary
  • 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
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (4)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Orlando, Florida
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2008

I stayed at Costello's Guest House last summer while I was in Hyde Park. I was there for a little history trip (FDR library, Vanderbilt Estate, etc).
Costello's only has two rooms. I stayed in the smaller room, the nautical room. The bed was comfortable and the room had an individual air conditioner that worked great. Please note there is no television in the room.
The two rooms have a shared bathroom, but I was the only one there for the two nights so I didn't have to share with anyone.
I chose to stay here b/c it was in my budget and b/c I thought it would be a different experience. I had never stayed at a guest house before. The owner was very nice and helpful. She let me use her microwave to heat up leftovers one night and we sat on the porch discussing Eleanor Roosevelt. She knew Eleanor Roosevelt!
Overall, it was a very pleasant experience and I would definitely stay there again.

  • Liked — historic home built in 19th century
  • Stayed July 2007, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
Was this review helpful? Yes 8
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Hotels you might also like...
mm/dd/yyyy mm/dd/yyyy
Price Your Stay

Been to Costello's Guest House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Costello's Guest House

Address: 21 Main Street, Hyde Park, NY 12538
Location: United States > New York > Hyde Park
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( Wi-Fi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 7 B&Bs / Inns in Hyde Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located in the historic district of the village, built about 1850. Two comfortable guest rooms. Reasonable rates and 20% discount on 5 nights or more. Close to Roosevelt Library & Home and F. W. Vanderbilt historic sites, Culinary Inst. Of America, Marist, Vassar, Bard, and SUNY New Paltz Colleges, and Omega Institute. No meals served, however, close to several restaurants. Shared bath; den with refrigerator. Wireless internet. NYS Licensed Massage Therapist on site by appointment. Owner is a native Hyde Parker, living in this home all her life. Willing to share local history with guests. As a teenager she knew Eleanor Roosevelt. Friendly atmosphere. Rates: Between $65 and $95 depending upon room and season. 20% Discount offered on five nights or more. ... more   less 

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Costello's Guest House, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.