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1859 Historic National Hotel

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  • Excellent63%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

We only stayed one night. Staff was friendly and accommodating. We enjoyed lounging on the balcony and the place is quite historic (including the town). We enjoyed the included breakfast but did not dine here for dinner. We walked down the street to a mexican...More

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Response from Linda E, Public Relations Manager at 1859 Historic National HotelResponded 20 September 2014

Thank you for taking time to write a review. We're so glad you had time to spend on our balcony; it's a favorite place for many guests. We hope you will come back again and dine with us during your next visit; you'll see that...More

Reviewed 8 July 2014 via mobile

This place was great . The staff where very friendly and helpful, sitting at the bar at night was fantastic , as was taking cocktails too the balcony . The room was a through back in time and had everything apart from aircon , but...More

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Response from Linda E, Public Relations Manager at 1859 Historic National HotelResponded 11 July 2014

Thanks for taking time to post your review, Oakidoki. We're glad to know you had a great visit with us and we look forward to seeing you again sometime.

Reviewed 7 July 2014

stayed there july 4th.was greeted by the owner and the lady at the front desk.they acted like I was their very first customer ever and treated me like I was the most important person in the world and they were not phony about it.most places...More

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Response from Linda E, Public Relations Manager at 1859 Historic National HotelResponded 11 July 2014

What a marvelous review, Reno! We do enjoy knowing that you felt welcomed and appreciated as our guest. Thanks for taking the time to let us and others know. Happy Belated Anniversary from all of us!

Reviewed 4 July 2014

We did not get to stay here because of time constraints, but we did check it out and chat with the man running the front desk. The hotel was very nice and clean. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We plan to return to...More

Thank SamanthaN33
Response from Linda E, Public Relations Manager at 1859 Historic National HotelResponded 11 July 2014

Samantha, thanks for taking time to mention us in your travels. We, too, wish you had more time to spend here. Unfortunately, vacation plans don't always provide us with the time we need. We look forward to your return.

Reviewed 10 June 2014

We eat there every time we visit Jamestown as we have family that live there and actually work at the National. We have never had an issue with our food until now. It shouldn't matter is she gets her meal at a discount, we don't...More

Thank Shelley R
Response from national2, Manager at 1859 Historic National HotelResponded 8 July 2014

Our executive chef of 18 years was on duty this day when guests ordered steak and eggs for their breakfast. It was 15 minutes before the closing of brunch and he was in a cranky mood, complaining loud enough that several of the employees heard...More

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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$153 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$153 - US$176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Carmen D
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Response from Don M | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does have a bathroom inside the room
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Kimie G
25 June 2016|
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Response from national2 | Property representative |
Very sorry, we do not have refrigerators in the rooms. We have a walk in type of refrigerator in the restaurant, downstairs, that we can store items in overnight.
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Barbara Q
26 October 2014|
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Response from national2 | Property representative |
Thank you for considering us. Parking is off premises, either in the parking lot next door, or on the street which most consider to be quite safe. This hotel pre-dates automobiles and the old horse stable still stands... More
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"Rooms very authentic, no lifts steep stairs"
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"Can get adjoining rooms combined."
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"Room No. 5 with a detached but private bathroom is a good dea."
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"Room #7 is bright and more spacious, but Room #6 has the 2 twin beds for larger adults."
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