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Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

A wonderful home with a very hospitable couple. Delicious breakfasts and helpful advice on local activities, restaurants, and wineries. The only change I would ask for is some heavier curtains in the Wm Oliver room to make it a bit darker at night and sunrise in the morning.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We have stayed at the Fox Inn twice in the past 2 years while visiting relatives in the area. The Inn is historic and located within walking distance of shops and restaurants in Penn Yan. We stay at the Inn with other relatives/friends as the Inn has wonderful common areas, a parlor which is great for visiting, relaxing or playing...

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Northumberland, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

Coming to The Fox Inn is like being at home, except someone else has the place all clean and tidy. Mike and Tanya greeted us with smiles and made sure our bellies were filled with a gourmet breakfast. Penn Yan is a quaint little town that takes pride in its heritage. Be sure to walk around town before heading out...

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Warren
Reviewed 21 September 2015

Spent two nights there with another couple. Mike and Tanya were very accommodating and gave the Inn a warm, home-like atmosphere. The breakfasts were excellent with a nice variety of choices. Good location to be able to walk the town of Penn Yan to browse or dine. They were kind enough to introduce us to their two young boys and...

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Fredericksburg, Texas
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Four of my family recently spent 2 evenings at the Fox Inn B & B. It is a beautiful old (1820) home and well run by a lively family with 2 little boys and 2 dogs! Great breakfast choices and we felt welcome and "at home" while there. Highly recommend for a romantic getaway or family time.

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Saratoga Springs, New York
Reviewed 13 September 2015

Mike was welcoming as soon as we walked through the door. We told him certain wines we were looking to try; he wrote down the vineyards to hit to make the most out of our experience. We stayed in the "Lucy Room" which was the perfect size for two people and was very clean. The Fox Inn was easy to...

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 August 2015

This is such a wonderful, charming, cozy place to stay! Very clean. The family who runs the Inn are very friendly and welcoming and made the visit special. They are also AMAZING cooks! breakfast was delicious! I would definitely stay here again.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 27 August 2015

We stayed in the Lucy Fox room for two nights during our trip to the finger lakes. Mike the owner was a great host. Breakfast is HUGE and delicious. We had the cinnamon roll--which lives up to its name as the Mother of All Cinnamon Rolls, the creme brulee french toast, the "fox trotta"--Mike's version of a frittata which probably...

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Pittsford, New York
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We stayed in the Dorothy Fox suite and it was a perfect accommodation for our race weekend as I was participating in the Peasantman Triathlon. My wife 30 months pregnant and I couldn't have had a better more relaxing stay than we did over the weekend. The pancake breakfast was absolutely amazing and perfect for the day before a race!...

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Erie, Pa
Reviewed 22 August 2015

My fiancé and I had a wonderful overnight stay at this location. Penn Yan is a very quaint, charming town with a surprising amount of things to offer. We arrived late at night (around 9:15 PM) and were pleasantly surprised to still be able to meet Mike. After a brief and pleasant conversation, we were escorted to our room, which...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Greek Revival 1820 Brick Inn is a historic landmark that will take you back in history to quieter times.The Inn is furnished with period antiques, interesting paintings,and is completely restored to it's original splendor-yet updated with the latest amenities and comfort.A choice of several gourmet breakfasts await you each morning in our formal dining room with it's beautiful maple and cherry floor. For your enjoyment relax in front of our marble fireplace in the main parlor or enjoy a game of pool in our front parlor on our full size billiards table while sipping a great Finger Lakes wine.In the Spring through Fall stroll though our gardens complete with a picnic table and three fountains $ water features.Our room accommodations include six bedrooms composed of the William Oliver Master Bedroom with private whirlpool tub for two and gas fireplace. The Lucy Hall Fox room with canopy bed, and private shower. The Dorothy Fox bedroom with it's country themed furnishings, in room gas stove, and whirlpool tub. The Harry fox room with four poster bed, whirlpool tub and shower on the first floor and the William Fox two bedroom Suite with two separate bedrooms and a large private rain drop shower.All accommodations have TVs,A/C, bath robes,irons and hair dryers.Park your car at our Inn and Conveniently walk in Penn Yan no more than one or two blocks to several restaurants, pubs, grocery stores, and gift shops. ENJOY! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Fox Inn Bed & Breakfast

Address: 158 Main St, Penn Yan, NY 14527-1201
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Penn Yan
Price Range: $137 - $260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Every room looked great. The Lucy Fox room was our favorite. A great place to relax & renew.”
 of 5 bubbles Coldspots, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Note that 1-2 room have private bathrooms; the rest share a large bathroom in the same hallway.”
 of 5 bubbles barberryst, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Lucy Fox room which was quite comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles KimS963, 14 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The Lucy Hall room was gorgeous & restful.”
 of 5 bubbles magrenell, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
“William Fox 2 Room Suite is perfect for a family with 1-2 kids.”
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