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Reading,MA
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103 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked the Danford hotel to accommodate us for a one night stay while we visited friends at Stony Brook to see a football game. Hotel seems to have just been remodeled and the room was very nice. I loved the hotel lobby with the large fire place. We didn't get to spend much time but if I'm ever in the... More 

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MrDanfords, General Manager at Danford's Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear disneygirl41, Thank you for being our guest when you came to visit our area. We are glad you enjoyed yourself and noticed our improvements. We have a lot of work scheduled this winter so I look forward to your next stay so you can see it for yourself. Looking forward to welcoming you back! Happy Holidays, Michael Bonawandt General... More 

1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I grew up in Port Jefferson and Danfords was always part of the backdrop of my youth. With my childhood home less than a mile away, I had never had a reason to go inside the hotel let alone stay there. I'm 32 now. Recently my father, now 65 and living alone in that same home, almost died out of... More 

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MrDanfords, General Manager at Danford's Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Adriana D, We sorry to hear of your Dad's illness and wish him the speediest of recoveries. Our staff strives hard to display our utmost of hospitality and I thank you for recognizing it. We hope to welcome you back soon for a meal with your Dad and wish you both the happiest of Holidays. All my best, General... More 

Miller Place, New York
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great! The sales associates and banquet wait staff are very, very professional, especially dealing with Vicki and how the room was to be set up. Fabulous job in overseeing everything, including last minute changes, additions to the numbers of guests, special requests for décor and flowers....nothing was a problem!

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Thank chrisr2282016
MrDanfords, General Manager at Danford's Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Thank you chrisr2282016, We thank you for choosing Danfords for your event. Vicki just celebrated her 30 year anniversary with our hotel and am I glad she provided you with great services. I will be sure to share your feedback with her. We hope to welcome you back soon! Sincerely, Michael Bonawandt General Manager More 

Pennington, New Jersey
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396 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for dinner and hd Fish and Chips side of Brocolini and a beer. I was the initially the only person on the inside while the rest of the folks were on the patio enjoying the salt air and sunset. Service was slow and while the outside was busy they paid little attention to me inside. Danielle the waitress... More 

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MrDanfords, General Manager at Danford's Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Kid Love, Thank you for being our guest and I appreciate your feedback. I am sorry you felt your service was too slow. Danielle is one of our best servers and we have a different staff for indoor and outdoor dining. I am glad you enjoyed your meal, I appreciate the feedback and I will be certain to share... More 

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent our 22nd wedding anniversary here this past weekend. The room was very spacious and clean, had a beautiful view of the sound. My problem is after the stay - we left behind a pair of sneakers, have left 4 messages for the executive house keeper without a call back. On Sunday after the first 2 calls went unreturned I... More 

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MrDanfords, General Manager at Danford's Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Anthony G., Thank you for being our guest. As we stated when we spoke to you on the phone, and when you came back and we took you to the room you stayed in, our housekeeper and the inspector that checked the room after it was cleaned did not locate your sneakers. We have your information on file and... More 

McLean, Virginia
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12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 28, 2016

The property consists of several buildings linked by a walkway and is beautifully situated at the Port Jefferson harbor. We were pleasantly surprised to have a spacious room with a large balcony and great view of the harbor. Everything was very clean. Guest services called immediately to ask if we needed anything, and brought sheets/blankets for our child's sofa bed... More 

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MrDanfords, General Manager at Danford's Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear PoohMcLean_Virginia, Thank you for being our guest and for the great review! I am glad you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely. Michael Bonawandt General Manager More 

LONG ISLAND, NEW YORK
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162 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed October 27, 2016

We have stayed at Danford's many times, and each time its better. Dawn, the manager, was super special in taking care of our requests. We stayed in the Captains Suite, which has a view to die for. Huge deck off the bedroom, separate living room area. Just perfect...Cozy little lobby with fireplace. Drinks, and apps in the Bar Area is... More 

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MrDanfords, General Manager at Danford's Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear KNICKRD, Thank you for being our guest and I am glad you enjoyed your stay. I appreciate your comments about our Rooms Division Manager, Dawn, as she works very hard to make sure all our guests have a great stay. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Sincerely, Michael Bonawandt General Manager More 

New York
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2016

I booked a cocktail party for a co-workers retirement at Danford's upstairs banquet room. It was great working with Amy from catering. She gave me a great price and was always accessible with any questions or issues. The room looked beautiful with fall colors and votives at each table. The cocktail hour included cheese and crackers, fruit and veggies, 4... More 

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MrDanfords, General Manager at Danford's Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Thank you Eleni406 for the great review and all the best wishes to your co-worker on her retirement! Thank you for choosing Danfords to create these special memories and we hope to welcome you back soon! Sincerely, Michael Bonawandt General Manager More 

Austin, Texas, United States
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016

The staff, property and location couldn't have been nicer. We are returning for a third visit and are looking forward to another enjoyable stay. We stayed in both a suite that included a fireplace, as well as, a standard room. We would recommend both.

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MrDanfords, General Manager at Danford's Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear CMMTX, Thank you for being our guest and for choosing Danfords! We are thrilled that you had a great time and look forward to welcoming you back soon. All the best wishes for a great year. Sincerely, Michael Bonawandt General Manager More 

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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

From the moment I got engaged, I imagined more of an oversized dinner party than a traditional wedding. Although we didn't not have a huge guest list (84 people), I found out quickly that we were too large of a group for the private room in a nice restaurant and not big enough to close a restaurant. I made an... More 

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MrDanfords, General Manager at Danford's Hotel & Marina, responded to this review

Dear Drypaint, Congratulations and Thank you for choosing Danfords to create such special memories for you and your family. We think we have the best in Lynn and Vicki and we are glad you did too! All the best on your new chapter and we look forward to seeing some of your photos. Congratulations! Michael Bonawandt General Manager More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
WAVE Seafood Kitchen
WAVE Seafood Kitchen
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by spectacular views of Long Island Sound and nestled in the heart of historic Port Jefferson Village, Danfords Hotel & Marina offers the finest accommodations with contemporary comfort and style. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Danford's Hotel & Marina

Address: 25 East Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777
Location: United States > New York > Long Island > Port Jefferson
Price Range: $152 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Danford's Hotel & Marina 3.5*
Number of rooms: 86
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Danfords Hotel Port Jefferson
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“Building E is farthest away from the main building and what appear to be the party rooms. Worked for us.”
 of 5 bubbles PoohMcLean_Virginia, Oct 28, 2016 | Read review
“The two lane road separates building on the property, I would request avoiding the street, if sensitive to noise.”
 of 5 bubbles CMMTX, Oct 22, 2016 | Read review
“Request a room with a private balcony, otherwise you'll be sharing the space with strangers.”
 of 5 bubbles 19Gemma, Oct 1, 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors with a view of the Long Island Sound”
 of 5 bubbles kwalles, Aug 26, 2016 | Read review
“should check if they have a big party”
 of 5 bubbles toshios390, Aug 25, 2016 | Read review
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