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Reviewed 29 August 2016

I was recently a bridesmaid in a wedding in Clayton, NY. The Wood Boat Inn was such a joy to stay at for the long weekend during the wedding events! Our trip started out by taking a sunset boat ride with Bernie and it was the perfect way to begin this beautiful trip. I will treasure those memories! A must,...

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Lagrange, NY
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Great rooms at a great price. Quaint motel with nice clean rooms in a village setting. Owners are always very nice and accommodating. Walk to River Side Drive and all that Clayton has to offer!! Bed was very very comfortable. Will definitely stay again!

Thank cerveza930
Jersey City, New Jersey
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We stayed at the Wooden Boat Inn the week of my wedding at the Antique Boat Museum. My parents stayed in the small house and our guests rented out the rest of the rooms. We also chartered the boat for a fantastic night with Captain Bernie!! Bernie and his staff are so accommodating and friendly. The rooms were all impeccably...

Thank pdluhy
Berny C, Owner at Wooden Boat Inn, responded to this review

I am happy you used all the services at the Inn. That is what makes it all worth it. I understand about the mirrors. We totally forgot about that. This is the first year we are having weddings, and wedding parties staying. We will do something to solve this. Thanks again.

Spencerport, New York
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Been to the thousand islands many times but usually only once a year due to high cost of staying in hotels/motels. The Wooden Boat Inn was definately one of the cleanest, well kept and most affordable places i've stayed, making a return trip possible more than once a year. The owner of the Wooden Boat Inn was extremely friendly and...

Thank krolsn15
Berny C, Owner at Wooden Boat Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much. I will share this with the staff that does the cleaning and organizing. They appreciate you comments. It keeps them going.

Owego, New York
Reviewed 25 August 2016

My husband and I had a weekend on the boat with friends. I can honestly say it was one of the best and most unique experiences we have ever had. The boat slept all 4 of us comfortably but the roof deck was where we spent most of our time. We decided to combine our 2, 1 hour boat trips...

Thank rosiecolehamilton
Berny C, Owner at Wooden Boat Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, you are kind, and really pleasant to be with. I hope your travel back home was good.

Honeoye, New York
Reviewed 21 August 2016

The wooden Boat Inn has wonderful accommodations inside and out. Very clean and comfortable. The owner is very nice and the location is convenient to Clayton. You can walk to many restaurants, attractions, and shops.

Thank johncindymorsh
Berny C, Owner at Wooden Boat Inn, responded to this review

You guys were great as well. It was a pleasure having you. Berny and Valeriee.

Reviewed 19 August 2016

What a wonderful place. A lovely setting, quiet, and immaculately clean and very close to downtown Clayton. Beautiful flowers all around. Outside area for bonfires and also an inside sitting area for reading or visiting. Owner very friendly. I would definitely stay again.

Thank Anna L
Berny C, Owner at Wooden Boat Inn, responded to this review

What makes it so nice, you are nice people. Thanks for staying with us

Walton, New York
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The Wooden Boat Inn is cute, clean, comfortable and perfectly located in the Village of Clayton. The owner, Berny, is perhaps the most accommodating and personable hotelier I have ever met in my life. Seriously. His genuine hospitality made a 'spur of the moment' getaway (primarily to re-visit the Antique Boat Museum) something I will always remember with a smile...

Thank RoadWarriorBob
Reviewed 3 August 2016

You've seen hotels, but how often have you had the chance to stay on a boat? I spent a weekend with my wife and two friends on the boat at the Wooden Boat Inn. Sitting on the top deck with a drink, a snack, and a good conversation is just lovely. The stars in Clayton shine bright. The boat has...

Thank Doug K
Berny C, Owner at Wooden Boat Inn, responded to this review

I think the boat is the place to stay, while in Clayton, as these guests did. These guests were experienced boaters, so their comments are highly respected. Their company was highly respected as well. It was as much fun for me as for them.

Reviewed 2 August 2016

My husband and I and another couple (dear friends) of ours stayed in the admiralty suite (the boat) for one weekend - Friday and Saturday nights.. It was our first time in the Thousand Islands, we found Clayton a lovely and charming little town and our accommodations could not have been more perfect. The boat is moored in a marina...

Thank Neely K
Berny C, Owner at Wooden Boat Inn, responded to this review

You know it is pretty easy to please people when they want to be pleased. These guys wanted to be pleased. Everyone we have come in contact with over the two years we have owned the Inn are great people. Some have to relax and they do, then everything is fine. Another thing is the Village of Clayton, it compliments...

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Kitchenette
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The Wooden Boat Inn is located in Historic Clayton Village on the corner of Union and Alexandria St. Just one block from the world famous Antique Boat Museum. There are many unique shops to visit and restaurants to choose from. Enjoy a scenic boat tour around the Thousand Islands St. Lawrence River and be sure to visit the impressive Boldt and Singer Castles. Fishing and scuba diving guides and boat rentals are just a short drive from the village. There's also a public boat launch and overnight dockage nearby. Whatever it is that brings you here we want you to feel at home with us at the Inn. Make sure you ask Berny and Valeriee about their custom Captain Visgar Island Tour of 1892. ASK ABOUT THE ADMIRALTY SUITE. THIS IS A TWO PRIVATE STATEROOM, ENSUITE BATHROOMS, FULL KITCHEN, AND AN ARE THAT OVERLOOKS THE FINEST MARINA IN THE ISLANDS. ACTUALLY IT IS A 36 FOOT YACHT. A CLASSIC ALBIN TRAWLER. DUE TO THE SIZE OF OUR INN, THE LOCAL POLICIES OF OTHER INNS AND HOTELS, AND THE NATURE OF THE SEASONAL BUSINESS ATMOSPHERE THE WOODEN BOAT INN CANCELLATION POLICY IS 30 DAYS. CALL US IF THERE IS AN ISSUE AND MAYBE WE CAN RESOLVE IT WITH YOU. ... more   less 

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Address: 606 Alexandria St, Clayton, NY 13624-1302
Region: United States > New York > Clayton
Number of rooms: 8
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“Each room is slightly different in terms of space, furniture and layout.”
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“Stay on the boat! Great for couples and groups of friends and even families with older children.”
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