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McKinley House Bed and Breakfast

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Millis, Massachusetts
Reviewed 22 November 2016

My husband and I stayed at McKinley house during the summer of 2016. It was wonderful. We were so very happy with our stay there. It was immaculate and very very beautiful. Our room couldn't have been nicer. The bed was so comfortable. Breakfast was all organic and very very delicious. Elise was very nice and so helpful. The location...

Thank trisha4278
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

What a great place to stay!!!! We came to see the races in August . The inn was amazing . All the amenities are there!!!!! Elise was soooo kind and helpful , my husband has a bad back and she made sure his ice pack was ready every night- Breakfast was amazing - hats off to the chef!!! She was...

Thank Angela V
Binbrook, Canada
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Had a wonderful stay at the McKinley House in August, Alyse and Steve are wonderful hosts. The room on the first floor has an adjoining bathroom and you have a private deck with nice comfy patio furniture to kick back and enjoy a wine. We stayed only one night and had to leave early the next morning, since we are...

1Thank lclm2014
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We only met one of the innkeepers and she was so special and friendly. She has put a lot of love and passion into her guests room. Each room is tastefully decorated, but most importantly, extremely clean! The breakfast was excellent and we were waited on meeting our every need. We will definitely return to this great B&B.

Thank Bruce P
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Thank you so much for your positive feed back. We are so happy to hear that you will defiinitely be returning to the Mckinley House Bed and Breakfast. That means a lot to us. We try to be warm and friendly to help people feel comfortable at our Bed and Breakfast. This year we had about 70 guests returning. We...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 14 August 2016

During my first visit to Clayton I spotted the stately McKinley House. I wanted to stay there so came back for a little getaway. A wonderful experience - Alyse is an amazing hostess and guide and interesting person. We stayed in the Grindstone room which is really a suite with two rooms and two beds - unusual for a B&B...

Thank Kathryn D
Jamison, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We had the pleasure of staying at the McKinley House this past June for three days and two nights. The B&B was magnificent with so much charm & character and Alyse & Steve could not have been more welcoming and hospitable to us during our visit. The B&B was perfectly situated within walking distance to the restaurants and shops as...

Thank BeeBuras
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 17 July 2016

The McKinley B&B was amazing..wonderful room, comfortable bed, perfect breakfast, so clean and most of all the charming and delightful Inn Keepers. We also loved the porch. Thank you Steve and Alise..

Thank Lily1918
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Thank you so much for your thoughtful review. We take pride in keeping our B and B beyond clean and strive to meet all of our guests requests and needs. We hope that you will allow us to host you again in the near future. Sincerely, Alyse and Steven, Inn Keepers

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 15 July 2016

My husband and I have stayed at McKinley House five years running...we visit over the July 4th Holiday and stay about 3 nights each time so that we can attend a family reunion on Wellesley Island. As you might imagine, by now we feel like it's coming "home" to our home away from home!! The owners are personable and professional...

Thank quinnet1
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We had the best experience @ this charming Bed and Breakfast! The Inn Keeper is lovely. This place is the best hidden secret of Clayton, NY. Clean, accommodating, and the heart of a gem. Our room was perfect and we had the best bathroom, huge tub, spa worthy! The Inn Keeper Alyse was kind, friendly, and charming. We had a...

Thank Tricia D
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We just had the best experience at your beautiful house! Came to Clayton from Lowville NY for a wedding and couldn't have chosen a nicer, cleaner, cozier place to stay at a most reasonable price. I feel like we made new friends from Alyse and Kathy to our new friend from Greece, NY. We will definitely spread the word as...

Thank Stacey F

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The McKinley House offers elegance, comfort, and convenience in the center of Clayton Village, one block from the St. Lawrence River, and walking distance to the towns attractions. A Queen Anne Victorian built in 1890, the house has been restored to its original grandness, including a curved front porch furnished with wicker chairs. On premise parking is provided, and free wi-fi. The spacious, second-floor guest rooms have private baths, queen beds, sitting areas, air conditioning and ceiling fans. A continental plus breakfast is served in the dining room. ... more   less 

Additional Information about McKinley House Bed and Breakfast

Address: 505 Hugunin St, Clayton, NY 13624-1007
Region: United States > New York > Clayton
Price Range: $166 - $193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Mckinley House Hotel Clayton
Mckinley House b&b
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Murray room is small, but the bathroom is in your room. The other suites the bathrooms are private, but located in the hallway.”
brucep811, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Most B&Bs offer "double rooms" with only one bed but the Grindstone room has two beds - perfect for friends travelling together.”
KathrynD192, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They all were beautiful and clean !”
henryl229, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“The very large suite on the second floor”
Q5582ESjims, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All rooms were quiet and lovely.”
r_d_flowers, 1 Aug 2015 | Read review
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