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Clarkson Inn

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2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My car was keyed staying only one night at this hotel. I read the reviews and thought it was going to be good. The staff told me this is not the first time but still no cameras. The hotel would help me out at all.

Thank Dewey T
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was very accommodating and helpful. They were available and made sure our stay was enjoyable. They were always ready to help with a warm smile. Our room was a delight to come back to. Lots of great eateries within walking distance and very close to the Clarkson campus. Would definitely stay again. It would be our first choice.

Thank Lawrence G
Rexburg, Id
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We absolutely love the hotel. The cleanliness. And the wonderful feeling we got being here. The wallpaper the furniture and the staff were absolutely amazing. It is very Victorian. We would recommend staying here for anyone looking to visit.

Thank russelhs
Clermont, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The Clarkson Inn is a fabulous boutique hotel that gives attention to every detail. We held my son and new daughter in law's wedding reception here. It was an intimate gathering. The Clarkson manager and staff made sure it was an event to fulfill their dreams. The settings and details were of the highest quality and made the evening magical.... More 

Thank Karrocca
tampa, fl
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We spent two fantastic nights at the quaint Clarkson Inn because our friend was having her wedding reception there. The hotel room was impeccably clean and elegant, and there were thoughtful touches like little snacks and local goodies left in our room each day. The manager, George, was friendly and very professional. He ensured the reception dinner was absolutely perfect... More 

Thank dognamedrudy
Rochester, New York
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

My husband travels to Potsdam often and we decided to stay at the Clarkson Inn. You can't beat the location as you can easily walk around Potsdam to shops and restaurants. The hotel and our room was large and immaculate but the decor reminded me of a hotel pretending to be a bed and breakfast. An overly decorated bed and... More 

Thank Iamfromphilly
Peru, New York
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Great hotel! Service was excellent and accommodations were outstanding. Breakfast is always great and room service was again right on time with hot food. Hotel located in downtown area where it's close to all local activities. Parking area was convenient to hotel which made loading and unloading very easy.

Thank Mal243
Morgantown, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Absolutely the best place to stay in the Canton/Potsdam area. Located right in downtown Potsdam, this place is a gem! The rooms are spacious and clean and the attention to detail is amazing! Love the vintage pictures of Potsdam on the walls. Love the windows that open. Love the fact that it is small hotel. Love the river and park... More 

Thank 1orangetabbycat
Cherry Valley, Illinois
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11 reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Walking in was enough to make me sigh as I felt the weight of a flight from the Midwest to Buffalo and a 5 hour drive slide right off my back! The woman who checked us in could not have been any more pleasant or delightful! She was personable and inquired about our needs without being nosy. She was working... More 

Thank cmmomtoo
Hewlett, New York
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

I love the Clarkson Inn. This isn't 3rd time here and it never disappoints. Friendly, clean, welcoming. Robes in the closet. Excellent shower. We came in today and teatime in the lobby was waiting for us. Fresh strawberries and cookies. Perfect after getting my son set up at nearby college. Will always come back.

Thank kathy s

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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
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking 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: $170 - $229 (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”
 of 5 bubbles , 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a river view away from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles Iamfromphilly, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“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.”
 of 5 bubbles BathCritz, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
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