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1840 Inn on the Main Bed and Breakfast

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One of the top rated B&B's in all the Finger Lakes. The Inn, located in Finger Lakes Wine Country, is an elegant Second Empire Victorian tastefully decorated in period furnishings with attention to detail. 1840 Inn on the Main has been lovingly renovated to anticipates the needs of the discriminating traveler. The Inn offers five beautifully appointed rooms all en suite baths. Jacuzzi, fireplaces, A/C, TV/DVD, wireless internet and a complimentary guest refrigerator. Guests wake up to a bountiful breakfast daily, and fresh baked goods are available afternoon and evening, as well as fresh fruit, and non-alcoholic beverages. The Inn is located in the heart of the Historic District of Canandaigua, a short walk to shops/attractions/lake. The Inn can also accommodate families or several couples (sleeps 5) in our independent 2-bedroom suite with full kitchen, dining area, and living room. This suite has TV/DVD with A/C, and wireless internet. Call for details.
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Breakfast included
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful home, wonderful hosts and delicious breakfast. We will definitely be returning to the 1840 Inn. So much to do Canandaigua Lake, antiques close by, bars and restaurants. We felt so relaxed and at home. This Inn is truly a gem.

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

Let me just say that everything was absolutely perfect! From booking through arrival, communication was exceptional and our hosts went above & beyond to cater to our every wish. I cannot say enough about Jaynee and Guy, they were beyond personable and completely dedicated to...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Response from CanandaiguaInnkeeper, Owner at 1840 Inn on the Main Bed and BreakfastResponded June 7, 2018

David, I can't say enough how grateful we are to you for, not only putting all these wonderful comments to life on Tripadvisor, but being the perfect, thoughtful and grateful guests you are. It was certainly a pleasure to host you, and surely hope you...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The experienced hosts offer a well-planned, comfortable stay. They’ve restored and updated a grand house to provide a warm stay with many accoutrements available. As locals, they can guide you to the best restaurants and attractions.

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Jaynee S, Owner at 1840 Inn on the Main Bed and BreakfastResponded yesterday

David, Thank you so much for sharing your thoughts on Tripadvisor. We do hope you will find yourself by this way again, and will consider staying with us again at 1840 Inn on the Main. Sincerely, Jaynee & Guy

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent two nights at the Inn and we were spoiled from the minute we arrived! Access to coffee, snacks, tea, and cookies at all hours! The room was gorgeous. The linens were so soft and the jacuzzi tub in the Gifford room was so...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Response from Jaynee S, Owner at 1840 Inn on the Main Bed and BreakfastResponded yesterday

Bridgette, Thank you so much for reviewing us on Tripavisor. It is so appreciated, and humbling to hear your kind words. We loved hosting you, and hope you both will find your way back to 1840 Inn on the Main in the near future! Sincerely,...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I stayed one night and had a delightful time! Hosts were very friendly and helpful. The room was wonderful. Jakizzi was awesome. Breakfast was delicious. Will definitely return for another stay.

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from Jaynee S, Owner at 1840 Inn on the Main Bed and BreakfastResponded yesterday

We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and appreciate your kind words. Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Tripadvisor. It helps others know about others' experience. We hope you return! Sincerely, Jaynee & Guy

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Thank you for contacting us. I'm sorry for the delay. Your question didn't come into our email. It was only on tripadvisor. Unfortunately, no, we are not pet friendly. I don't know of any in this area that are. I believe... More
Room Tips
"Don't shun the unique advantages of the extended-stay suite, albeit basically furnished."
5 days ago
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"I don't think you will be disappointed in any of the rooms."
Nov 14, 2018
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"Take time to sit back and enjoy the place. "
Nov 6, 2018
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"Penfield Suite is on the first floor"
Oct 29, 2018
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$212 - $291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United StatesNew YorkFinger LakesCanandaigua
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