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Cazenovia, New York
Reviewed 21 November 2014

I drove from Syracuse, NY through a lake effect blizzard to get to my daughters college piano recital and made it to the Clarkson Inn in Potsdam, NY! I left early to beat the storm so even though I arrived 3 hours before check in a room was ready for me. It's so nice to stay in a local inn...

Thank cazclaudia
Hudson River Valley, New York
Reviewed 4 November 2014

From the personalized letter & snacks in room upon arrival to the easy departure , this charming inn is a great getaway if you find yourself in Potsdam. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars is the sluggish plumbing which was not a huge nuisance unless you take long showers. Great location within walking distance of restaraunts &...

Thank jmbc04
Jersey Shore
Reviewed 2 November 2014

Spent a weekend here while visiting Clarkson University. Great location - right in the center of town. We were able to walk to the college bookstore and out to dinner. Clean, large rooms. Staff was pleasant and friendly. Great breakfast.

Thank JerseyShoreMom2boys
Kingston, Canada
Reviewed 17 October 2014

My husband and I recently stayed at the inn on our last night of our week-long 20th anniversary road trip. It was definitely the nicest place that we stayed. We had a room facing the water which made the comfortable room even more enjoyable. Amenities like robes and slippers, daily ice and snacks service were unparalleled. Most unexpected and appreciated...

1Thank Bill D
South Hadley, Massachusetts
Reviewed 15 October 2014

This is a lovely hotel, clean and nicely appointed, with a gracious and charming staff. Ask for a room on the water side, as the view is quite nice. Breakfast is $12, which is a very good value for a beautiful buffet in a gorgeous dining room. We only stayed one night, but would have been happy to stay longer....

Thank paula l
Middletown, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 5 October 2014

We recently had a need for a room in Potsdam N.Y. We chose the Clarkson in I chose a double Queen room over looking the river It was stunning. The room had a big bay window and nice amenities The staff was pleasant and helpful. I was on a business trip and when a special need arose the staff went...

1Thank George A
Marietta, Ohio
Reviewed 19 September 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Clarkson Inn while we were on our honeymoon last week. Very conveniently located downtown, easy to walk to restaurants and shopping. The Inn was cozy and clean -- and very pink! Although the décor is a bit old fashioned, it has an elegance that lends it character. We decided to pay for the...

Thank architectsarah
Acworth, Georgia, Usa
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Traveled to up state New York just recently and found this Inn on the internet. Their web site was very descriptive which made me want to say there and I'm glad I did. The Clarkson Inn is a very elegant and charming Inn. We stayed for a week and at the end of our stay we did not want to...

1Thank bbrown5309
Reviewed 25 August 2014

There are slim pickins in Potsdam for hotels and if you have a student attending Clarkson or SUNY Potsdam, this is a choice spot. They book up very quickly but once you stay, you get have a better chance of staying again. Kind of a throw back place, they do send email reservations to you, but on premises they are...

1Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 13 August 2014

My daughter and I stayed here for a couple nights 2 weeks ago. This was our second time here, and this time instead of 1 night, we stayed 2 nights. We didn't actually have anything IN Potsdam this time; we picked this inn as a midway point between Montreal and Buffalo because we liked staying here so much the previous...

2Thank meteorem m

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Clarkson Inn

Address: 1 Main St, Potsdam, NY 13676-2046
Region: United States > New York > St. Lawrence County > Potsdam
Price Range: $205 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Clarkson Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 40
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“Ask for a room facing the river”
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“Ask for a river view away from the street.”
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“Riverside rooms have better view”
 of 5 bubbles 1orangetabbycat, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a river view room”
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“1st floor is right next to breakfast buffet.”
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