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WYNDMOOR
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5 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Upon entering the main lobby of the Inn we immediately felt welcomed. The reception area is more like someone's living room than a lobby; I felt like a book and a cup of tea would have been appropriate activity once we were settled. The innkeeper was very gracious. The rooms were very comfortable and we slept like logs...none of us... More 

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Richmond, Indiana
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Quaint setting, but very average rooms. The facility showed its age. It appeared students were in charge of the front desk; pleasant but not dedicated to going above and beyond. Hallway was noisy well after midnight. It seemed like nothing was complimentary; even the coffee was a dollar. Cable TV did not pick up the NFL game or the NLCS... More 

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Thank kweik4iu88
IAHCInnkeeper, Manager at The Inn at Houghton Creek, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! I'm very sorry that you were given the impression that our staff is not committed to going above and beyond to serve our customers. We have several part-time and full-time employees here at the Inn, all of whom are passionate about providing high quality accommodations and service to those who visit our community. If you... More 

Massillon, Ohio
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59 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2016

This was our second visit to The Inn at Houghton Creek this year- neither was connected to events at the college; it is just a very nice place to stay in this area at a reasonable place. The staff is always helpful & courteous. The rooms are very well maintained- neat & clean. Located adjacent to Houghton College, and, as... More 

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IAHCInnkeeper, Manager at The Inn at Houghton Creek, responded to this review

SundayVisitor... thanks for the compliments. We're glad you were able to utilize the front porch while here! Did you know we have a fire pit with a picnic table and benches too? Next time you're here check that out. Although we are in a rather secluded area there are some activities to in the area. Many require a bit of... More 

Elmira
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Inn was easy to find and close to the campus. The proprietor greeted us warmly and was extremely helpful. The room was very clean and provided enough space for two people and their "stuff". Quiet! A continental breakfast, even for a fee, would be nice, especially in the colder months.

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Rochester, New York
1 review
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Room clean and tidy. Warm and friendly environment. Great location for visiting a Houghton College student. Doesn't offer continental breakfast/snacks but did have coffee machine in room and a pay one in lobby along with donuts due to the homecoming weekend so that was a very nice treat and much appreciated. Lobby area a great place to sit and visit... More 

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Thank grstreet4
IAHCInnkeeper, Manager at The Inn at Houghton Creek, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your visit with us. We're especially glad you could use our lobby and porch. So many guests are in such a hurry they can't take advantage of the setting here. I live here and never get tired of the home atmosphere of the lobby and front porch. Hope you get to come again and take advantage... More 

Buffalo, NY
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77 reviews
68 hotel reviews
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Reviewed October 8, 2016

It's a complete no brain-er to stay here if you are visiting Houghton... it has no peers; most people have probably never even heard of this town before, so there aren't many options around! If you are going to the college, it's literally on the campus grounds; if you aren't, it's right on the main street that goes by the... More 

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Thank MCarson699
IAHCInnkeeper, Manager at The Inn at Houghton Creek, responded to this review

We're glad you took advantage of our porch and lobby area. We actually do not typically offer donuts or any type of breakfast here at the Inn with the exception of the college Homecoming Weekend and the College Graduation weekend. You timed that right! :) Thank you for your kind words about our staff. I happen to think their great... More 

Allenton, Michigan
1 review
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

The Inn was very clean and comfortable. Most accommodating staff. Good WiFi speed. Very quiet. Excellent choice. Beautifully country setting. The Fall colors will be beautiful very shortly. Don't delay

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Thank BHCouch
IAHCInnkeeper, Manager at The Inn at Houghton Creek, responded to this review

We are so glad you had a nice stay here in Houghton. The Fall is a great time to come visit Houghton and western NY as the colors are beautiful. Come again! :) More 

Niagara Falls, New York
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4 reviews
Reviewed September 26, 2016

My interaction with Innkeeper Kevin Austin was excellent, from the very first contact when booking. Kevin responded kindly when I asked for date and room changes. Upon arrival, I had trouble connecting my laptop to WiFi. Kevin spent close to an hour of his time, sitting with me in the comfortable lobby, working to make my laptop accept the hotel's... More 

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Thank Stephengia
IAHCInnkeeper, Manager at The Inn at Houghton Creek, responded to this review

We are grateful for your kind words. Thanks for your review of our Inn. We realize that dining is bit of a challenge in the area. The 3 choices, 3 Bums pizza restaurant, Subway, and Chinese restaurant are all nearby as is the college dining services. There are also a couple family run diners within 10min of the Inn, but... More 

San Francisco, California
1 review
Reviewed September 5, 2016

We were in the area visiting family and stayed here. We were very pleased with the place...lobby area was more like your own living room, room had everything that we needed to be comfortable. What a gem of a place out in the country!

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Thank betteboop75
IAHCInnkeeper, Manager at The Inn at Houghton Creek, responded to this review

What kind words. We're are glad you felt at home here with us. We genuinely enjoy trying to make our guest feel at home when they are on the road. We hope when you are in the area you'll come and join us again for a home away from home visit! :) More 

Staten Island, New York
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4 reviews
Reviewed August 29, 2016

I've stayed at the Inn a few times a year over the past 10 years since I have three girls who went to Houghton College. The location is very convenient since its walking distance to the school. I have never been disappointed. The Inn has always been clean, beds extremely comfortable, and the area very quiet guaranteeing a good nights... More 

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Thank robhansen333
IAHCInnkeeper, General Manager at The Inn at Houghton Creek, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind words! We look forward to your return! Be sure to come for special events after your daughters graduate as well! :-) More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Walking distance to Houghton College. In-room coffee and tea. Warm, comfortable lobby with fireplace. use of the college pool and fitness facilities at no charge. Cable television. We are a smoke and alcohol free facility. Major Credit cards are accepted. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Inn at Houghton Creek

Address: 9722 Genesee St, Houghton, NY 14744
Location: United States > New York > Houghton
Price Range: $112 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
Also Known As:
The Inn At Houghton Creek Hotel Houghton
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“We have stayed in several rooms in the last few years and each was comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles SundayVisitor, Oct 17, 2016 | Read review
“Elderly and/or handicapped should request the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Stephengia, Sep 26, 2016 | Read review
“Shower needs higher shower seat. The sink is not wheelchair accessible. Air conditioning was excellent! The mattress was too low!”
 of 5 bubbles hunbuns723, Aug 15, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on 2nd floor only stair accessible”
 of 5 bubbles shelleys677, Aug 9, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are decent We stay in the same room every year for us to go in and out without disturbing other guests”
 of 5 bubbles richardbH8011QT, Dec 1, 2015 | Read review
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