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    The Old Library Inn Bed & Breakfast

    120 S Union St, Olean, NY 14760-3634
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    • Excellent81%
    • Very good16%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “front porch” (6 reviews)
    “great breakfast” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

    We called at 7pm to book a room that night. Amy met us at 9pm and got us settled in comfortably after a quick historical tour. We were grateful to have such gorgeous accommodations in the upstairs suite. Amy and Lois took great care of...More

    Thank leahskurdal
    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Inn. The house is lovely with antiques, inlaid wood floors, gorgeous carved woodwork. The owner made us a custom breakfast with fresh fruit to start and many choices for main course. Try the "salt bread" and the "L.A....More

    Thank beaverhollow
    Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

    The only thing better than the decor (which is beautiful and at the same time comfortably home-y), the rooms, and the breakfast (which is FANTASTIC, I recommend the house special) were the staff and service. From the moment we walked in we were handed an...More

    Thank Kayden T
    Reviewed 19 September 2017

    My husband and I spent one night at The Old Library Inn on our way to visit his family in the Catskills. The Inn is a lovely old house with plenty of beautiful woodwork. The bed was comfortable, the shower was fine, the breakfast options...More

    Thank Patricia G
    Reviewed 4 September 2017

    When I am spending the night in Olean, this is my go to place. The inn is historic and simply magnificent. It has been well maintained. Joe and his staff are extremely accommodating and nice. The freshly cooked breakfast is superb. One of the staff...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Price range
    • US$112 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • United States >
    • New York >
    • Olean
    • Also Known As
    • Old Library Hotel Olean ,
    • Old Library Bed And Breakfast Inn
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    Doreen B
    2 January 2017|
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    Response from HonoraMcDonald | Reviewed this property |
    I believe they have a ground or basement level room or suite. You could call them or email them.
    Room Tips
    "Rooms at the back of the house would be quieter."
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    "room with its own tub and shower always helpful"
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    "Olds Suite has bay window, separate parlor with pocket door, 2 TVs, and a small fridge which was very useful."
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    "A couple of rooms have baths outside the room; you might ask if your room has one inside. It all works fine..."
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