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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed there for one night only as I had a business meeting close by. The welcome is exceptional, even late check-in worked perfectly. The house has historic charm, the hospitality is just great. If you don't have a reason to go to nowhereland deep in New Jersey, the Inn at Glencairn is worth it, and Princeton is very near.

Thank Manfred S
Little Ferry, New Jersey
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you for helping us make the wedding of our dreams a reality. Everything was exactly how we imagined it and more. Lydia kept everything running so smoothly and helping us keep calm. The food was delicious, the setting was idyllic. We couldn't have asked for anything else. Thank you, Angel and Yasmin R.

Thank yazzy73
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed our one-night stay very much. The inn is full of history, right down to the original floorboards and walk-in fireplace. Coffee, cookies and wine are available for guests in the oldest part of the house which acts as a common room. The room was lovely with a high, 4-poster bed and very soft cotton sheets. There was a... More 

Thank fallingdollar
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were visiting a student at Lawrenceville, this was a perfect location. Wonderful room and the breakfast was delicious. We will back to visit again, after Thanksgiving. I am looking forward to my family being able to enjoy also.

Thank jeanvirginia33
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The inn is a short ride to Princeton. The room we stayed in was very comfortable - the bed was great and sheets were so soft. The bathroom was bright with nice thick towels. The best part of our stay were the delicious breakfasts created by Lydia. She is a fantastic creative chef and very personable too. I highly recommend... More 

Thank Barbara N
Baltimore, Maryland
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This Inn is lovely, beautiful setting, very easy access to Princeton. But the absolute best part of our stay was Lydia. She is a welcoming, caring, comfortable presence. And the breakfasts were excellent--a cut above any other bnb where I have stayed. There is plenty of space in the common areas for reading and exploring, red wine and chocolate chip... More 

Thank Phoebe7028
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

This is a very comforting place to stay, extremely helpful staff particularly Lydia who was warm and welcoming. I particularly enjoyed sitting in the Library room sipping wine late in the evening after a hectic day of travels. This place has very nice furnishings, good linen and comfortable bed in the room assuring you of great sleep quality always.

Thank villamorjim
Newport, Oregon, United States
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4 reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2016

It is unusual to write as both the very first innkeeper of this very special Inn and working relationhship from the dream made true by Janet the owner and as a resident guest of the wonderful old (very old house) but I will try to do it justice. First and foremost is my deep gratitude to all those who have... More 

Thank Bob R
Janet P, Owner at Inn at Glencairn, responded to this review

Hi Bob! Thanks for checking in with us. I am grateful for your involvement in our legacy of excellence over the past twelve years. You will always be a welcome guest. Come back and visit sometime! More 

New York City, New York
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

My girlfriend and I stayed here in late September for a night as a weekend getaway from New York. Every single thing about the inn was excellent - the rooms, the breakfast, the location, but most importantly Lydia! She was so easy to talk to and made sure that we had everything we needed for a great stay. The grounds... More 

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Bantam, Connecticut, United States
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

we do not usually stay at bed and breakfasts--they feel too intimate. this is a gorgeous, perfectly renovated, spotless property with privacy and history. Even though it feels like you are on the main road, we heard no traffic, and the view of the garden is sooo peaceful. if you have to be in this neighborhood, it is a lovely... More 

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The Inn at Glencairn is a bed and breakfast in a fully renovated 1736 Georgian manor on nearly three acres of park-like setting. Guests will enjoy the unique historic setting while being pampered with many modern amenities including updated en-suite baths, comfortable new mattresses, individual heat controls, flat screen televisions, and wireless high-speed Internet access throughout the manor. Many guest rooms feature four poster beds, antique dressers and armoires, and 18th century woodwork. The Inn at Glencairn is located just three miles south of Princeton University, Princeton University Art Museum, and McCarter Theatre. Also less than 10 miles away is the world renowned Grounds for Sculpture. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn at Glencairn

Address: 3301 Lawrenceville Road, Princeton, NJ 08540
Region: United States > New Jersey > Princeton
Price Range: $262 - $357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Inn at Glencairn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Ask for a room looking out to the backyard.”
 of 5 bubbles manfreds786, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Hunt Room is the only room with a king size bed!”
 of 5 bubbles yazzy73, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had the suite which was perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles jeanvirginia33, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our room was on the road side of the inn but that did not present a problem. We loved the morning sun.”
 of 5 bubbles 716barbaran, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Opdyke and it was great! Overlooking the back. And the bed was so comfortable!!”
 of 5 bubbles adrianlmonaco, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
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