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Vassar Alumnae House

  • Excellent49%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
  • 12 Oct 2016
    “Historic charming building”
  • 23 Oct 2015
    “Great Place To Stay If Visiting Vassar”
161 College Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603-2804 See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 5 October 2009

Hi -- As an alum, I would just like to say that the "dorm rooms" were originally built with the intention of college students who wanted to get away from the dorm and study/rest a bit. That, or for Yale guys who visited VC for...More

3  Thank UESGal_9
Reviewed 18 July 2008

Vassar is a beautiful college with old historical buildings - The Alumnae House is absolutely beautiful. We booked a "dorm room" because it was the only option and we were quite surprised to see the room also - as "hanleyster"stated. His description is very adequate...More

Thank Prodance
Reviewed 15 July 2008

then you would LOVE the dorm style rooms of this hotel. OK, so everyone is right about the fact that is is a really "cool" old historic place to visit. It looks like it was lifted up from some old town in the UK and...More

5  Thank hanleyster
Reviewed 4 October 2007

What a great place! It is an historic building and the bedrooms and public rooms ooze history. Comfortable beds, all amenities provided (although no TV, which didn't bother us but may not suit some), wi-fi, quite location, great buffet breakfast. We were recommended to try...More

1  Thank Carole G
Reviewed 4 February 2007

The Vassar Alumnae House -now open to the public, by reservatioin- is a great architectural example from the 1920s, with many original features (including lighting, window treatments, hardware on doors, floors, and wall panelling). The rooms have homey furnishishings, the baths are well-equipped, and location...More

4  Thank triptraveller
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Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Price range
US$40 - US$123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
United States > New York > Poughkeepsie
Also Known As
Vassar Alumnae Hotel
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"Rooms at a nearby hotel will suit most people much better. if you want really want to stay on-campus and are..."
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"I would choose a room that had a private bath."
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"Make sure you request a bathtub if you need it. Rooms on the ends are more spacious with more interesting..."
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"There is not "service" at Alumnae House in the way that there is (or should be) at a hotel..."
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