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The William Smith Inn

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

My wife and I stayed for a long weekend. Theresa is a fantastic host! She welcomed us at the door and made sure all of our needs were met during our whole stay. She is very knowledgeable of the area and made great suggestions for...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We stayed at the William Smith Inn this weekend and highly recommend it for anyone traveling to Hobart & William Smith, Geneva, or the Finger Lakes area. This old home has been restored and decorated with beautiful detail. We stayed on the 2nd floor in...More

Thank LN423
Reviewed 20 August 2017

I was greeting warmly by Theresa, and had an enjoyable one night stay in the Geneva area. I wish that I could have staying longer, as the area has much to offer since I had visited five years ago. Great restaurants, wineries and serene lake...More

Thank MikeandDonna175
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The Gates family were fantastic hosts at this one of a kind home. The William Smith Inn is nestled about a mile from town and was the perfect place to stay for our weekend getaway. In just a short few minutes one can be walking...More

Thank burnettsny
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Great home. Restoration not 100% but comfortable and spacious. Owner is great. Ask to see the the Smith Observatory in back. One of the few surviving ones from this era. Looks like the owner locked up and walked away 100 years ago. Totally intact.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Catherine C
16 September 2017|
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Response from Theresa600 | Property representative |
Yes! It was owned by the two Episcopal churches here in Geneva. This home operated at the Church Home from the 1920s to 2004.
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frenchy999
1 November 2015|
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Hi! I just sent you a message with some links to lake a look at. Feel free to give me a call anytime to answer any other questions for you. Happy planning!
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Nancy K
25 May 2015|
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Response from Theresa600 | Property representative |
Hi Nancy! Yes, I have three rooms available for Sunday, August 23. Feel free to contact me at 315.521.9167 to complete your reservation. Thanks! Theresa
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"One room with a gas fireplace."
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"We stayed on the 2nd floor in the room with the jacuzzi -- loved it."
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"All rooms are immaculately clean and provide luxury amenities"
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"The Blackwell room has a gorgeous bathroom with whirlpool tub for two!"
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