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The Gridley Inn
Ranked #1 of 2 Waterloo B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 25 November 2009

What a gem of a place to rest after a busy day of wine touring and sight seeing! We've been staying here each time we go to n.y. and haven't been disappointed yet!

  • Stayed: October 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 21 August 2009

My daughter and I stayed here during our roadtrip and found it to be all we had hoped it would be. The bedroom (Academy) was adorable and most comfortable and we felt quite safe and secure. While the house was huge and "formal" in appearance, we still had a sense of "small town, down home" comfort and felt right at home. We loved having early morning coffee on the porch. Caren made our breakfast experience very special, serving our delicious meal in courses, by candlelight, with lovely instrumental music playing softly in the background, which we thoroughly enjoyed. We loved that she was willing to take the time to sit and chat with us like old friends rather than treating us strictly as guests! It made our stay all the better. :-)

  • Stayed: August 2009, travelled with family
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Reviewed 22 July 2009

Very nice bed and breakfast! Beautiful old house, nicely maintained in small town of Waterloo, NY. Lovely people as host and hostess and very good breakfast. Rooms were nicely furnished!

The area is somewhat off the main drag, but that's what we were looking for and it was still easy enough to find a restaurant within driving distance. Would stay there again if in the area.

Stayed: July 2009, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 31 March 2009

I stayed at the Gridley B&B in the Fall of 2008 with my daughter and we both really enjoyed our stay. The price was fair and the room was lovely! We stayed in the Academy room with 2 single beds a lovely window seat and private bath at the very end of the hallway looking onto the backyard. It was quiet and clean and very cozy. The breakfasts were amazing first morning we had eggs benedict and the second morning we had crepes.

Fresh juice and fresh strong but not bitter coffee - the perfect way to start the day. I would recommend dinner at Henry B's at nearby Seneca falls - but bring a hearty appetite!

  • Stayed: September 2008, travelled with family
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Reviewed 7 October 2008

My stay was absolutely wonderful, warm and the people were great. The place has so much history with character through and through.
It was personable, clean and breakfast and service were outstanding.
I recommend this bed and breakfast to anyone wanting to just get away for a quiet weekend.

  • Stayed: October 2008, travelled solo
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Reviewed 7 September 2008

Unique property but it was a little dated. We stayed in the Harmony Room and the shower is in the corner of the room with just a curtain. The AC is a portable unit that woke us up several times at night when it cycled. The breakfast was good and we did enjoy sipping wine on the front porch which overlooked the main street in Waterloo, NY.

  • Stayed: July 2008, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 17 September 2007

This property has easy access to the wine country, Hobart College and the outlets. It is a well maintained inn with lots of charm. The breakfasts were hearty and delicious.

  • Stayed: September 2007, travelled solo
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Additional Information about The Gridley Inn

Address: 36 W Main St, Waterloo, NY 13165-1329
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Waterloo
Amenities:
Free Breakfast
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 2 B&Bs / Inns in Waterloo
Price Range: £63 - £135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Gridley Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are a warm and welcoming Victorian Bed and Breakfast, built in 1869. We are nestled in Waterloo, NY, in the heart of the Finger Lakes Wine Trail. Artisan Cheese Farms, Fine Dining and many other exciting activities are just minutes from our Inn. Our chef will prepare a full service 3 course breakfast each morning. Enjoy dining from our family table where friendships and warm conversations enhance your experience. The Owners live on site and are there to serve you needs. "Come as a Guest, Leave as Family" These the is our motto, and guiding principle we put being each and every guest that walks through our doors. We look forward to your visit. ... more   less 
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