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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with my daughter for a mother-daughter weekend. We cannot stop talking about our wonderful visit. The inn is beautiful! All the people working at the inn are warm and friendly. Cannot wait to visit again. It feels like home!!!!

Thank Donna M
dalewhittaker, Front Office Manager at Aurora Inn, responded to this review

Donna M, I am delighted to hear that you and your daughter had a fabulous weekend with us here at the Inns of Aurora! I look forward to seeing you again on your next visit. Warmest regards, Dale

Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a wonderful, relaxing stay at the Aurora Inn for our anniversary. The village is just beautiful along Cayuga lake and you could not ask for a better spot. We had some slight confusion at check in as I had to change a reservation date which allowed for availability of a lake side room however the record was not updated....

Thank LMT777
New Cumberland, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Thank you Aurora Inn for making my birthday dinner with my Honey extra special from the second we arrived! Your warm gracious hospitality was so greatly appreciated as we enjoyed our gorgeous sunset dinner with the most sweeping views of the lake! Our dinners were totally delish and we loved the little extras that created such a wooing atmosphere like...

1Thank Donna S
New York City, New York
Reviewed 17 February 2017

The location itself was gorgeous, as was the building and room. All the interiors were new, tasteful and immaculate. The restaurant had great service and well-executed food. However the front desk and management did a terrible job from booking to check-out. We booked a three-night stay first in the EB Morgan house after much research on the room type, view,...

1Thank Traveler_NYC27
dalewhittaker, Front Office Manager at Aurora Inn, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, I would like to thank you for your candid feedback on your recent stay with us here at the Inns of Aurora. We strive to offer each guest a beautiful, welcoming, and restful stay. It appears that our restaurant staff, culinary team, and facilities were spot on. It also appears that we missed the mark in a...

Reviewed 10 January 2017

I've always wanted to stay at the Inns of Aurora, but had just never gotten the opportunity. Managed to snag a last minute reservation for New Year's Eve (fabulous!) at their newest property, Wallcourt Hall, and it was very reasonably priced. Even though I have not stayed at their other properties, I've visited them, and seen the décor. The other...

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Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had an amazing stay at the Aurora Inn the night of our elopement. Reginald was at the front desk when we arrived & was incredibly warm & welcoming. When we mentioned we were heading to Ithaca for dinner, he had some great restaurant recommendations. Casey went above and beyond to check and see if we might be able to...

Thank Jake P
Rochester, New York
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The thing that I liked most about this inn is that it maintains its centuries-old charm and decor while providing an infrastructure that feels solid and up to date: The chairs and bed are comfortable, windows don't leak, the bathroom is modern with all the conveniences, etc. We stayed for our anniversary and had a great time. Views of the...

Thank James H
Upstate New York
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is absolutely terrific. The rooms are simple and a bit outdated. Friendly and cozy but not one of the better places I have stayed recently. Beautiful lake views however and would probably be nicer in summer.

Thank UpstateNYFamilyMan
dalewhittaker, Front Office Manager at Aurora Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the feedback. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed the Aurora Inn Dining Room during your visit...we work diligently to make it a great experience. As part of the management team, I would love to hear the suggestions you might have for enhancing the guestroom experience. I can be reached via email at dalewhittaker@innsofaurora.com....

Rochester, New York
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The Aurora Inn is one of our favorite getaway spots among many options. We've always stayed in the Main house because we love the lakeside rooms with king beds, and for having the restaurant right downstairs ( no walking outside in cold weather or driving involved). The historic inn is impeccably kept, and the staff is universally wonderful and helpful....

Thank ghuether2016
Dansville, New York
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The Inns of Aurora consist of three renovated, restored, and re-purposed mansions, plus the !833 Aurora Inn itself, in this small but beautiful village on the east shore of Cayuga Lake. After looking at the website photographs and checking the individual room rates, we chose to stay at the Inn, partly for its excellent dining room. Our three-day excursion at...

Thank Larry H

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set on the shores of Cayuga Lake amidst a tiny, heritage village in the heart of the Finger Lakes, the Aurora Inn and its lakeside dining room has a pedigree dating back to 1833. The original country inn has been impeccably restored to appeal to today's most discerning guests. The Aurora Inn has all the intimacy of a bed and breakfast with services and amenities that only a luxury hotel can offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aurora Inn

Address: 391 Main St, Aurora, NY 13026-9608
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Aurora
Price Range: ₹ 10,431 - ₹ 23,583 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Aurora Inn 4.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Go for the lakeside rooms - the sunrises and sunsets on Cayuga lake are stunning.”
LMT777, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Wonderful views of either the village or the lake, in the winter- would recommend choosing a room with a fireplace!”
jakep999, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We enjoyed lake view. Long balcony shared by other room. Other side is view of college hill.”
  • looking west from balcony dec 28
51JamesH, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Anything lake view is worth the difference. We love Room #7.”
ghuether2016, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 (2nd floor, streetside) for off-season. In the summer season choose a lakeside room for it's lake view and veranda.”
LarryH706, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
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