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Long Island
Reviewed 1 May 2015

We have stayed here several times while my son attended Geneseo. He is graduating in a couple of weeks and , alas, it is booked so we are shut out. The Inn is run by the college and is not perfect. If I had written this review a couple of years ago, it would not have been so favorable, but...

1Thank sbcbonds
Albion, New York
Reviewed 14 March 2015

Having stayed at various B&Bs around New York there are certain things we have come to expect from a B&B where the Big Tree Inn just doesn't measure up. 1. I made my reservation online several weeks earlier. On my reservation I made special reference to wanting the Bethia Room. Upon arrival they had us in the Mark Twain Room....

1Thank 282Mikado
Staten Island, New York, United States
Reviewed 1 December 2014

We stopped at the inn for one night, bringing our freshman daughter to college from Thanksgiving break. Arrived late, very tired, had dinner, the food sounded fancy, but turned out to be very disappointing. Literally one minute that we walked into our room on the 3rd floor we received a phone call that "your kids" were too noisy. We figured...

4Thank Rita A
Binghamton, New York
Reviewed 27 October 2014

We ate at the tavern. It's the same menu plus a pub menu. Let's skip to the part where there was hair in the food,service is not good. Just bc there are two table doesn't mean customers should see you sitting behind the bar reading a newspaper and our drinks are empty twice. The food was not edible we sent...

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 15 September 2014 via mobile

We were here for 3 nights in the Mark Twain Room No. 308. It's a large spacious room with a huge jacuzzi in the room, nice closet space and large bath. The inn has 8 rooms. They were very responsive. I sat in the lobby one afternoon and they brought me a pot of tea. One complaint is that the...

Thank JeanACosta
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 30 August 2014

We did not stay there, although we intend to. The property looks magnificent. Since we came after 9pm, we only had time for drinks. The tavern is very old with lots of character. Great bartender and ggreat selection of NY craft beer. Has a great veranda facing the main street to eat or dink. A classy place to get a...

Thank GOLFNut T
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2014

a very welcoming hotel in an ideal position in the centre of town. Breakfast was disappointing, just fruit and cake.No cereal available. Carpet in our room was filthy although rest of room and bathroom was ok.

Thank Jackie T
New York
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Was just there week 8/17. Had King room village view. Great Bed, plenty of room. Large bathroom. Jacuzzi tub in room. Really nice staff. Incredible parlor downstairs, that is usually unused. Cost for this incredible room in town was $20 more than the Quality Inn. Spend it!

Thank googlife
Greater NY
Reviewed 27 July 2014

My family and I were in Geneseo for our son's wedding, and we took all of the rooms at The Big Tree for the weekend. The Big Tree also was the venue for the reception. We spent 4 nights total and the rest of the clan came for two nights. We could not have been happier. We enjoyed all the...

Thank jardinpared
Aiken, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Stayed in Bethia the night of our wedding (our reception was also at Big Tree and it was amazing) and Village View the night after. Both rooms are decorated with beautiful quality linens, furniture, and decor. Used the fireplace in Village View and it felt so cozy. Bed was definitely comfortable, we had a wonderful night's sleep. Fixtures in both...

Thank Wazzy22

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Big Tree Inn is one of the most familiar landmarks on Main Street in Geneseo, NY - a historic community listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Come and experience its 175 years of hospitality and history. Featuring 8 guest rooms, 4 of which are luxury suites with fireplace and Jacuzzi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Big Tree Inn

Address: 46 Main St, Geneseo, NY 14454-1216
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Geneseo
Price Range: RM490 - RM824 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
Also Known As:
Big Tree Hotel Geneseo
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“All rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles Brian20176, 11 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a fireplace and a lower floor room. It's a haul to the 3rd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles sbcbonds, 1 May 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in Treaty 204 and it was quiet at night but could hear people walking around in room above us.”
 of 5 bubbles JackieT464, 27 Aug 2014 | Read review
“King. I hear standard rooms are small.”
 of 5 bubbles googlife, 26 Aug 2014 | Read review
“The rooms are separated in an interesting way, so there aren't many rooms near each other. The Concord Coach is a small room - with a full-sized bed. The Seneca has two twins, but they can be pushed together into a King. All other rooms had either Q or K beds. If you don't care about a jacuzzi - stay in the MacVittie. The Mark Twain is probably the largest, and is at the top of the stairs - sort of on its own.”
 of 5 bubbles jardinpared, 26 Jul 2014 | Read review
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