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“So Nice And Relaxing Just What We Needed”

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The Del Monte Lodge Renaissance Rochester Hotel & Spa
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Pittsford
Certificate of Excellence
Rochester
1 review
“So Nice And Relaxing Just What We Needed”
Reviewed August 24, 2009

My wife and I were looking for a night to get away from the kids and reality. My wife is a stay at home mom and I just wanted to get her away from the everyday hustle and stay close to home. Mission accomplished. The hotel was great the staff was unreal and the memories will stay with us forever. My wife enjoyed the spa and I enjoyed watching the ballgame and doing nothing. We will be heading back in a couple of months for another refresh.

  • Stayed August 2009, traveled as a couple
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Upstate NY
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191 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed March 8, 2009

I spent one night for a meeting. It's a little out of the way but the hotel was nice. However, the day I was there must have been a moving day as there were boxes all over the hotel. The pool was closed as well. The room itself was nice, your typical Renaissance flare. It wasn't great but very comfortable.

  • Stayed March 2009, traveled on business
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new york
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64 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed March 2, 2009

The service at this property rivals any Four Seasons. The staff is outstanding in all areas. The breakfast and dinner we had in the restaurant was excellent. The spa is the best in the upstate area. Highly recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed February 2009, traveled as a couple
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Excelsior, MN
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21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed November 18, 2008

We stayed in the average guest room, but it was lovely. We had lots of space, plenty of storage for our suitcases, clothes and other accessories. The guestrooms was decorated very tastefully with rich wood tones and high-quality fabrics. Our window overlooked the courtyard blooming with early-spring cherry blossoms. The staff is friendly and helpful. Our entire stay was very relaxing and we felt like a million bucks.

  • Liked — Beauty and comfort of the rooms, friendly staff, beautiful location
  • Stayed May 2006, traveled on business
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Finger Lakes Wine Country, New York
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed August 24, 2008

For us it was an opportunity to escape life's everyday drumbeat and to instead assume the role of guilt-free adventurer's. The facility sparkles, the staff is professional yet warm, the room (a fresh well-appointed 2nd floor standard king for us) was situated on the buildings east-side generally oriented towards N. Main St. which was not it self viewable, rather a small grassy lawn separated us from a facility utilities & spa area. During the short walk from check-in to the room our maid had made her way to query our desire for certain sundry items which included the option for chocolates to be left daily (loved the milk-chocolate with strawberry flavor wafers). The spa was perfect, not huge but comfortable with a shower arrangement I will now build at home. The couples massage sent us both to heaven and set the tone for the balance of our stay - mission accomplished, we were chillin' ... ! Now, the best part: the small cozy bar and its Friday thru Monday evening bartender Sonny aka Moose! What a joy, what a master of stories and conversation - he'll keep you entertained the whole evening through with facts & fables that seem to have no end - and they change their pitch and focus with each new guests arrival - give him a hint of 'your life's story' and he's off and running! We sampled bar-food-only for our couple of nights - and excellent it was. Crispy trout sandwich, specialty soups and salads, and a fruit, cheese & crackers platter that was perfection for a nibbler's palate. (There are many fabulous off-property restaurants within a mile or two as well). It is a perfect place, darned near, especially if you’ve a mind-set to think positive. Will we venture back again - absolutely! Hint: we always travel with a small portable sound machine as, regardless of price-point, no place we’ve stayed is without the background clutter of life. This place had very little of it however. Go for it, we're very glad we did!

  • Liked — Elegant, Clean, Fresh, Spa, Bar Atmosphere, Location, Staff - In any order at all ...
  • Disliked — For an evening dinner the small restaurant area had little visual ambiance for our tastes after dark - before sunset the Erie Canal overlook is a pretty sight just outside the large windows.
  • Stayed August 2008, traveled as a couple
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Canada
Level 4 Contributor
16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed August 12, 2008

Didn't want to stay in an old hotel built in 1972, but a Trip Advisor member recommended that. Wow! Looks like a very well maintained hotel!

Staff are friendly, rooms are clean. Two days prior to my arrival I called them to request a crib, microwave, and a fridge in room. The gentleman said they do not have microwave but will see what they can do. I mentioned this is a trip to celebrate my child's 5-year-old birthday.

Upon arrival, I was surprised to see a fridge, crib and even a microwave was set up in our room. Also received some cookies for my child's birthday! Very nice!

Definitely will return to this hotel!

  • Liked — clean room
  • Stayed August 2008, traveled with family
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Fairfax, Virginia
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34 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed July 21, 2008

This hotel is a gem. The staff is helpful, genuinely friendly and cannot do enough to make you comfortable. The location is terrific, right along the Erie Canal with beautiful bridges that add a unique visual beauty. There is a pathway along the canal for walking, running or just sitting and enjoying the view.

The rooms are spotless, well-appointed and lovingly maintained by the housekeeping team. Our housekeeper went out of her way to make sure we went off on a hot day with cold water, even bringing it to our car! Restaurant reservations were made without a hitch and instantly. Because of its size, you feel like you are the only guest... everyone is friendly and caring.

Parking is free, you are really just about ten minutes from downtown Rochester. The village of Pittsford is great for walking, there is a restored little area across the way called Schoen Place that is filled with interesting shops and restaurants, and you can hop a boat to cruise the canal. Our photos turned out like picture post cards, the scenic beauty is lovely.

We had not one complaint, it was perfect. There is a Spa for various treatments, purchase of unique soaps, lotions and the like, a nice indoor pool and spa and a well appointed exercise room. The restaurant is quite nice with views of the canal to add to the ambience.

All in all, this is a 10 and I would stay here again in a heartbeat. Hats off to the management and team of this outstanding hotel. We look forward to returning in the future when we visit the Rochester area!

  • Liked — The staff was superb and very focused on service; the rooms were spotless. Location is great.
  • Disliked — Nothing to dislike - it really is a perfect 10.
  • Stayed July 2008, traveled as a couple
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Property: The Del Monte Lodge Renaissance Rochester Hotel & Spa
Address: 41 North Main Street, Pittsford, NY 14534
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Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Pittsford
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Pittsford
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Del Monte Lodge Renaissance Rochester Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 99
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Escape to the extraordinary at The Del Monte Lodge Renaissance Rochester Hotel & Spa. Our exceptional hotel in Pittsford, New York sits right along the historic Erie Canal. We are a AAA 4-Diamond property offering contemporary design and subtle rustic accents, and our deluxe accommodations provide thoughtful touches like pillow-top mattresses dressed with custom duvets. Stay with us and enjoy culture nearby in top destinations like George Eastman Museum, the Village of Pittsford and Downtown Rochester. ... more   less 
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Renaissance Del Monte Hotel Pittsford
Renaissance Pittsford
Pittsford Renaissance

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