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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 May 2013

I don't think I can add any more superlatives to the previous reviews, other than agree with them all. Our stay was absolutely delightful. We arrived after a drive from Buffalo, our first day driving on the left hand side and I guess you could say we were a little stressed. We mentioned this to Kate when she greeted us...

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Reviewed 4 April 2013

The first moment I spoke to the owner to make a reservation she was so pleasant and accommodating, making the booking of our stay such a unique wonderful experience. The no stress, warm welcoming attitude continued on into our visit and stay at the William Henry Miller Inn. We enjoyed the comfort of this homey Inn and delighted in the...

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Herkimer, New York
Reviewed 10 February 2013

I can't say enough about the delightful William Henry Miller Inn. The beauty, charm and ambience of the Inn is exceptional and the warmth and welcome of the innkeepers is so special. You will love the location too. I can't wait to return!

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Reviewed 29 January 2013

My wife and I stayed here with my parents in the fall, and I have been meaning to write this review for some time. The William Henry Miller Inn sets the standard for B&B accommodation, and having lived in the US for three years, without any exaggeration I can say that this is one of the best places I have...

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Fairfield, Connecticut
Reviewed 23 January 2013

First off you need to recognize that Ithaca, NY has about the worst collection of accommodations of any college town this size in the USA. That being said, we enjoyed our stay at the quirky, competent William Henry Miller Inn. Big pluses were the aforementioned location--you can leave your car for the weekend and walk almost everywhere-- two blocks from...

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Millerinn, Owner at The William Henry Miller Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your insightful review! First and foremost, we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. I just wanted to address a couple of the points you raised. Single digit temperatures and an 1880 house can make my hair grayer than it is already! I am so sorry that you experienced the fluctuation in temperature. If you return again (and...

Keuka Lake, NY
Reviewed 14 January 2013

I had the pleasure of staying here the first week in November 2012 (over two months ago). Today, I found myself on this site scouting out future travel plans when I was reminded of my experience at The WHM Inn. I have never written a lodging review before and I couldn't think of a better place to start! Dave and...

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Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 12 January 2013

I just got home from my mini-getaway to Ithaca with a friend to celebrate my sixtieth birthday, and the memory couldn't be better. The William Henry Miller Inn is conveniently located in downtown Ithaca, within an easy walking distance of the Commons and its numerous shops and restaurants. From the minute we walked through the door, Lynnette couldn't have been...

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Millerinn, Owner at The William Henry Miller Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind, kind words and needless to say, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay! We love our desserts at night (some days I love them too much as my hips will attest....) and we're so glad that YOU loved it. Birthday cakes are lots of fun for us to do. Thank you for your flexibility...

Austin, Texas
Reviewed 6 January 2013

I feel so lucky to have discovered the Miller Inn on just my second visit to Ithaca....at the start of my daughter's 6 year program at Ithaca College. The Inn is perfectly located on the edge of downtown within walking distance of lots of restaurants and shops. The rooms are lovely and spacious (I've stayed in several of them) and...

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Millerinn, Owner at The William Henry Miller Inn, responded to this review

Believe me, the pleasure is all ours! It is just so wonderful to have our guests return. Like great family! Thank you so much and we'll look forward to your next stay!

New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 January 2013

We have been guests at the Inn several times over the years as we make our way to and from upstate family visits, and always have a lovely experience -- Lynnette and Dave are always so welcoming, and make us feel so very cared for. We visited the Inn over the 2012 winter holidays, and it was the complete highlight...

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Millerinn, Owner at The William Henry Miller Inn, responded to this review

We just love to have you stay at the Inn. Consider the "Red Carpet" always rolled out for you! And thank you again. You make innkeeping a wonderful profession.

Ithaca, New York
Reviewed 13 December 2012

I've just graduated from Cornell, and I want to thank Lynnette publicly for her warm hospitality over the years! The William Henry Miller Inn has always been my parents' favorite place to stay in Ithaca, and, over the past few years, Lynnette has always been very kind to us, welcoming us by name and remembering our personal details. I've enjoyed...

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Millerinn, Owner at The William Henry Miller Inn, responded to this review

Wow! It's rare that I'm at a loss for words but your note is so lovely, it leaves me speechless. It has been such a pleasure to meet your family and having lived here for thirty plus years (What???), I am always happy to share information that will be helpful. It will be lovely to hear from you in the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in the heart of downtown Ithaca, is the award winning William Henry Miller Inn. Built by Cornell University's first architecture student, the details are stunning--chestnut woodwork, Tiffany stained glass, original shutters. Our full breakfast features all homemade breads and English Muffins and our evening dessert buffet is the perfect way to end the day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The William Henry Miller Inn

Address: 303 N Aurora St, Ithaca, NY 14850-4201
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Ithaca
Price Range: ₹ 10,145 - ₹ 15,382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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