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Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I'm not sure what I can add to the previous reviews, except to agree with them all! We felt like friends from the moment we walked in. The inn is cozy and comfortable. There is a butler's pantry with a fridge at your disposal if you want some tea or coffee. We spent time relaxing by the fireplace. Theresa has... More 

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Forked River, New Jersey
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 5 October 2016

The Inn is charming, historic and very welcoming. It is tastefully decorated and the rooms are spacious. The bed was very comfortable and the whole house is very clean and well maintained. Although located on the main street just outside of town, it was exceptionally quiet during the night making for a very restful sleep. The owner is one of... More 

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Plymouth, New Hampshire
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 30 August 2016

We stayed during our daughter's orientation at Hobart William Smith. The home was owned by the founder of William Smith and is rich in history. The property is well maintained, charming and very quiet, something we appreciate! The owner, Teresa, is warm and welcoming!

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North East, United States
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Theresa and Dave are great B&B Innkeepers. They provide excellent hospitality with out over doing it. As a rule, I am not a big fan of B&Bs because of the lack of "space" provided by the proprietors to their guests. I always felt uneasy about needing to be "social" at B&Bs when not in the mood for it. I guess... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

The William Smith is an extraordinary charming and cozy B&B. The rooms are remarkably spacious and tastefully equipped. My daughter immediately felt like a princess when she saw our room. Even our bathroom was spacious and nicely furnished. Needless to say that all rooms are very clean. Theresa, the innkeeper, is very helpful. She helps you with many suggestions that... More 

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Theresa600, Owner at The William Smith Inn, responded to this review

Well....this just made my night. Many thanks for this special review! More 

McDonough, New York
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

A beautiful inn managed by Theresa an amazing host. The inn is an architectural beauty that is spotlessly clean and welcoming. My wife is gluten free and Theresa , in addition to her regular breakfasts , made wonderful gluten free choices the two nights we spent there. If you visit Geneva , this is the place to stay

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Theresa600, Owner at The William Smith Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for a wonderful stay and even better conversation. Looking forward to your next visit! More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This historic Inn is graced with an amazing innkeeper! The advanced information she provided, allowed us to plan for a perfect Finger Lakes getaway. She was there when we needed her, and not when we wanted to be alone. Our room was neat, clean and comfortable. A separate guest kitchen provided wine glasses, plates for our afternoon snack and a... More 

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Theresa600, Owner at The William Smith Inn, responded to this review

Well...let's just say you were super guests! I so enjoyed our chats and was happy to help, in any way, to make your visit perfect! More 

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6 reviews
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Our family of 5 stayed for two nights. The house is wonderful, like a throwback in time to grander age. Huge rooms, beautiful bathrooms. The owners are friendly and welcoming. Highly recommend staying here for college visits. It's quiet, relaxed and great location.

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Theresa600, Owner at The William Smith Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for being so accommodating as well! Loved having you stay! More 

Cleveland, Ohio
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16 reviews
15 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

My husband, son and I stayed for two nights in the William Smith Suite while on college visits. The Inn is lovely and clean and Theresa goes above and beyond to make your stay the best it can be. She is very knowledgeable about the area and Hobart and William Smith College. She treats her guests like old friends and... More 

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Theresa600, Owner at The William Smith Inn, responded to this review

I love to talk college admissions! Thank you for the wonderful visit! More 

Boston
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Some people are just naturals. Theresa is the most engaging and attentive innkeeper you could ever hope for. The inn is beautiful and located on a safe quiet street. Breakfast (french toast, chicken sausage. fresh fruit, and assorted juices and coffee of course) on the front porch was special. Second morning quiches (fresh basil and tomato or vidalia onion -... More 

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Wow! It helps to have super guests! More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The William Smith Inn opened its doors in June 2009. William Smith was a philanthropist, astronomer, spiritualist and nurseryman. Your hosts, David & Theresa Gage, have restored this home to its former glory for your comfort and pleasure. This Italianate home, built in 1873, features quarter-cut white oak floors with black walnut inlay, monstrous chestnut doors, floor-to-ceiling windows and incredibly detailed molding. The home is situated on 3.2 acres in the heart of the Finger Lakes region of New York. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The William Smith Inn

Address: 600 Castle St, Geneva, NY 14456-1404
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Geneva
Price Range: $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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