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Gilbertsville, Pennsylvania
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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing! Sherwood Inn has it all! The atmosphere, excellent food, style, friendly smart wonderful staff and service. June is very helpful and knowledgeable and you can tell she love her job! She remembers me each time we stop in. We ate at the Sherwood twice this trip and our wait staff was Meagan on Friday and Kayla on Saturday. Both... More 

Thank 694janice
Hyde Park, New York
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We spent 2 nights at the Sherwood Inn at the end of October. The staff was friendly and the rooms were clean, which is very important to us. Every Room is unique and our room was very spacious and had a gas fireplace. When we arrived on Friday evening the Inn was very crowded but it cleared out after about... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Several visits here, never disappointed. Grilled salmon salad hooked me several years ago, along with the French onion soup. Next the crab cakes which are always a favorite to my palate. Yesterday the hot turkey sandwich and hot cider. Dickens Festival characters in song in the lobby, along with a log fire and decorations of tester year. It was amazing.

Thank Susan K
Ottawa, Canada
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81 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While enroute northward, my partner received an email with a special rate for the Sherwood Inn. After a bit of discussion, we decided to take advantage. We were able to reserve the smallest room in the Inn, room 26. Comfortable, cozy, close, it was. We enjoyed our brief sojourn. More about meals elsewhere.

Thank onditquoi
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the best hotels to stay in if you're planning a trip , the front desk staff was always happy and very helpful. The rooms are nice . It's located right in the heart of the town and within walking distance to everything.

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Vestal, New York
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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently had the pleasure of staying at the Sherwood Inn in Skaneateles, NY and my wife and I had a terrific time. We ate dinner there as well and the meal was fantastic. Every person with whom we had contact at the Inn couldn't have been nicer or more accommodating........great experience overall in a beautiful town and setting.

Thank jeffdaws
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Sherwood Inn has the perfect ambience located next to Skaneateles Lake. The Inn is historic, well attended to, furniture and decor all period pieces, along with a tavern on the ground floor which served excellent food. Our Saturday night stay, however, took a turn when the wedding party on the ground floor started its reception and the booming, bass... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We drove from Toronto to NY City over a few days and this was one of our stops. What a lovely ye olde place in a beautiful town. We arrived late afternoon to warm welcome and were shown to our room on the second floor. The room was great with a separate bedroom for our kids. The decoration is very... More 

Thank Brad D
Liverpool, New York
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Love the old world charm. Rooms are clean and attractive. The pub or restaurant serve excellent food. The view from the Inn is breathtaking in all seasons...In the Village of Skaneateles.. close to shops and lake.

Thank Barbara F
McLean, Virginia
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22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Our daughters hosted our 40th wedding anniversary party at the Sherwood. In 2013, our daughter and son in law had their wedding reception there. The staff treats us as honored guests. The food and service are always exceptional. There is nothing like breakfast on the porch with the mist over the lake or dinner there with the windows open and... More 

Thank pattideb

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
For almost two centuries, travelers have come to the Sherwood Inn to rest and relax. The Sherwood Inn offers 25 comfortable guest rooms, each carefully restored and uniquely decorated to retain the Inn's original charm. Many of our guest rooms overlook beautiful Skaneateles Lake, the easternmost of New York's five Finger Lakes. And always, our hospitality is enhanced by an attentive, friendly staff to make your stay comfortable and carefree. Lakeview dining is available in our casual Tavern and Front Porch or in our romantic, candlelit Dining Room ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sherwood Inn

Address: 26 W Genesee St, Skaneateles, NY 13152-1020
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Skaneateles
Price Range: ₹ 8,891 - ₹ 15,389 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
Also Known As:
The Sherwood Inn
Sherwood Hotel Skaneateles
Sherwood Inn Skaneateles, Finger Lakes, NY
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Look for a room overlooking the lake, not the back parking lot.”
 of 5 bubbles onditquoi, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Rooms not facing the lake are quieter but if you're looking for a view choose the lake facing side of the building.”
 of 5 bubbles jeffdaws, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask if there is a wedding; if so, stay somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles NRochester, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The top floor gets very warm. A room at the front gives views of the lake but a bit of traffic noise in the morning”
 of 5 bubbles bradd983, 29 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The best view rooms cost most but are worth it! Beautiful big windows in every room.”
 of 5 bubbles F5355PYbarbaraf, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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