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Clarkson Inn

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Albany, New York
Reviewed 3 April 2015

The rooms were very nice and the beds and pillows very comfy. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful. The only problem I could see is that the hotel is very noisy both inside and outside. The website shows a restaurant and a bar at the site but neither have been installed yet.

3Thank moeshea
Reviewed 28 March 2015

Charming venue in downtown Potsdam. Walking distance to campus. Lovely furnishings. Helpful staff. Good size rooms. Stay on the parking lot side if you can so the wandering students don't keep you up half the night.

1Thank Bliberis
Fairport, New York
Reviewed 4 February 2015

We have stayed at the Clarkson Inn several times and enjoy our visits. The hotel is nicely decorated and the staff is wonderful. The hotel is convenient to the colleges in Potsdam and really not that far to Canton and St. Lawrence University.

Thank Debbie S
Webster, New York
Reviewed 1 February 2015

I was a student at Clarkson when the Inn was built...I said it then and repeat it - it was about time the town had a real hotel. And its still the only real one! Glad its there for me all these years later. Well maintained and still classy and convenient!

Thank Steve C
Port Royal, South Carolina
Reviewed 23 January 2015

The room and service were wonderful. The only issue was the outdated heaters in the room. While everyone will agree excellent heat in the winter is wonderful, there is no way to control it. On the lowest setting it is too hot and off is too cold. Same with the water. My wife an I felt like the most important...

Thank brad32225
Northport, NY
Reviewed 20 January 2015

We have stayed at the Clarkson Inn many times when dropping off/picking up, or visiting our daughter at SUNY Potsdam. We love the rooms, the complimentary snacks (especially the water bottles!) and afternoon tea service, the location right in the village, the picturesque views of the river, and the fact that it is NOT a chain hotel. There are a...

1Thank neffieNorthport_NY
George L, General Manager at Clarkson Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, As I am finishing reading your comments regarding your most recent stay with us, here at The Clarkson Inn, I would like to thank you very much for your constructive and positive observations. Also, while I am very sorry to have disappointed you,I am happy to find out,how much you appreciate our hospitality. Furthermore, as a Manager, I...

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 17 January 2015 via mobile

Well appointed spacious spotless rooms. A personal welcome with snacks and a note. Robes and slippers make relaxing extra comfy. The staff is friendly and very helpful. The doorman is speedy and willing t assist. I really enjoyed my stay and although it is slightly higher than chain hotels its worth it because it's NOT a chain and they make...

2Thank Liz H
Dixon, Illinois
Reviewed 20 December 2014

The owner of this Hotel reallly cares about everything that goes into this Charming establishment. The deatail of how it is decorated, the food, the cleanliness, and the staff were out of this world. The bed was very comfortable. The room was adorable and the lobby was nicely decorated. The food was delicious and the restaraunt was elegant with white...

2Thank Leann B
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 December 2014

The Inn is at the center of Potsdam at the foot of the main street and right on the river. There is a beautiful albeit short walk on the river nearby. SUNY and Clarkson are both under 10 minute walks away. Main street has decent shopping and several good restaurants literally outside your door. The Inn has good character and...

Thank Andy M
Carmel, New York
Reviewed 24 November 2014

my son and I were doing a college visit and stayed at the Clarkson. The room was large, clean and quaint. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We had their breakfast. It was very convenient but just ok. I would definitely stay there again.

Thank annhats

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Clarkson Inn

Address: 1 Main St, Potsdam, NY 13676-2046
Region: United States > New York > St. Lawrence County > Potsdam
Price Range: £115 - £132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Clarkson Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you can get a room on the backside, they overlook the river/park.”
joshualegg, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room facing the river”
, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a river view away from the street.”
Iamfromphilly, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Riverside rooms have better view”
1orangetabbycat, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a river view room”
cmmomtoo, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
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