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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Our family just recently returned from our 17th summer stay at The Thompson House. The property at the resort is beautiful and well-maintained. Many of the rooms have balconies and majestic mountain views. Rooms are clean, comfortable, and many are also spacious. Some of the buildings are modern and some date from the 1800s and have charming rooms. The owners...

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Scranton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 16 August 2014

My husband and I stayed 2 nights to attend a Greek festival. The positives are: convenient location, clean, beautiful surroundings, sweet rooms with an old fashioned feel, I felt as if I stepped into the 1950-60s The negatives are: no hot water in our room. Let the water in the sink run for a long time for hot water. I...

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ThompsonHouseNY, Owner at The Thompson House, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for noticing how clean and beautiful the surroundings are and how sweet your room was. We obviously are not a modern facility. Also with the older buildings sometimes something needs to be fixed here or there. That is the sliding glass door. Thank you for letting us know. We are sorry for the problem...

Belleville, Canada
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Stayed here in July 2014, while attending an Irish festival in East Durham. The facilities in Wyndam are much more upscale and if it is "very hot" in the Catskills, it's cooler up higher. We also needed to be connected as we had some work to do (we're self employed - short getaways are common - can't go away for...

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long island
Reviewed 2 August 2014

our family has been going here for the past 17 years and we always have a lovely stay. The resort is updated constantly..this year my room had a new couch and two new wing chairs. Everything is always spotless and the owners and staff are the nicest people. Every year we enjoy our breakfast and the town of Windham has...

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West Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 29 July 2014

As some of the reviews say, The Thompson House accommodations are very nice. The views are exceptional! What makes the Thompson House really a standout resort is the exceptional staff. They go out of their way at every turn to make sure their guests are comfortable. I often go to the lobby in the morning to enjoy a cup of...

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2Thank Dan B
new jersey
Reviewed 22 July 2014

We stayed at the Thompson house for an overnight after attending a Windham chamber music concert, which was held a mile away. Our room was spacious, clean and neat. The windows were open in the room when we arrived , welcoming the crisp, fresh mountain air . The view overlooking the golf course and distance mountains was spectacular. It is...

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1Thank jocar99
Tuxedo Park, New York
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Old Catskils Class still exists here. We enjoyed our stay the room was clean well lighted and airy. The pool and the landscapng were perfectly placed to get the most out of relaxing trip for a quick get away.

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1Thank Alaska2005andback
Cortlandt Manor, New York
Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

I've been coming to here for around fifteen years now. Not only are the owners and workers great and willing to accommodate you, but the guests are amazing as well. You will find yourself making new friends. You'll feel like you've gone back in time when visiting the Thompson House. They've done a great job preserving it's history. Lots of...

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Somers, New York
Reviewed 8 July 2014

I have been going to The Thompson House since my grandparents took me there over 40 years ago. They have managed to keep it the same but in pristine and very clean condition. It has a nostalgic feel so it is always like stepping back in time. Can't really put it into words so you must experience it for yourself...

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Brooklyn, New York, United States
Reviewed 24 June 2014

So glad our family chose the Thompson House for our family reunion. It is a hidden gem. The grounds are beautiful, acommendations immaculate, staff gracious, and many activities. I plan on telling friends about our wonderful experience and look forward to going back!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
For over seven generations, families and groups have joined us for traditional hospitality and wholesome entertainment here in this northern Catskill Mountain resort. Located in the beautiful town of Windham, NY, The Thompson House is the ideal place for any type of getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Thompson House

Address: 19 State Route 296, Windham, NY 12496-5307
Region: United States > New York > Catskill Region > Windham
Price Range: $182 - $304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Thompson House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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The Thompson House Hotel Windham
Thompson Hotel Windham
The Thompson Hotel
The Thompson House Windham, NY - Catskill Region
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