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“Very Nice” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Costello's Guest House

Costello's Guest House
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Costello's Guest House
21 Main Street, Hyde Park, NY 12538   |  
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Ranked #3 of 7 Hyde Park B&B and Inns
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“Very Nice”
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
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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
    5 of 5 stars
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Additional Information about Costello's Guest House

Address: 21 Main Street, Hyde Park, NY 12538
Location: United States > New York > Hyde Park
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) 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 

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