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Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 21 August 2016

My partner and I recently stayed at the Halsey House for 3 nights to celebrate a milestone b-day of mine. The Davids (owners/hosts of this B & B) were very friendly, helpful, and provided us with a lot of information about the Finger Lakes area and about the local history. We stayed in the Indulgence Room, which was lovely. The...

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David ., Owner at Halsey House, responded to this review

The Indulgence rom is very popular especially for secial occasions like birthdays; the huge whirlpool tub, two person spa shower and king bed make for a comfortable stay and our breakfats send guests off to visit and enjoy the Finger Lakes with a full tummy. We love what we do and love it when guests appreciate our efforts. Glad yu...

Reviewed 21 August 2016

From the moment we got out of our car, we were treated like family. We had never stayed in Trumansburg, but David really helped us out. We learned where to find the right dining and swim spots which was greatly appreciated. The place is magnificent and there is no short cuts to the amenities. It was pure luxury to have...

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David ., Owner at Halsey House, responded to this review

The back porch is a draw for so many guests and we love it ourselves, especially first thing in the morning and then at dusk into early evening; the patio with waterfall feature is also very nice but as it has little shade, the porch is more welcoming in the hot weather. We do pride ourselves on cleanliness and comfort...

Rochester, New York
Reviewed 9 August 2016

This past weekend, we made our stay in Trumansburg while attending a wedding in the beautiful countryside. We chose the Halsey House from the many recommended places in the area, because the reviews were so good, and the location was perfect! We stayed in Margaret's Retreat, a rich and beautifully appointed suite, that included a jacuzzi tub, a gorgeous four-poster...

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David ., Owner at Halsey House, responded to this review

What a treat that we had you as guests and you confirmed what has been a tradition of sorts when it comes to our guests from the greater Rochester area: you are all great guests who take in so much of the attractions and fine dining spots here just 90 minutes away from home. We love this area of NY...

Reviewed 23 July 2016

My husband and I stayed at Halsey House for a mini-honeymoon after our wedding. The rooms are luxurious and romantic (we were in Margaret's Retreat, which has a big four-poster bed and a Jacuzzi tub big enough for two) and David and David are wonderful hosts! They know the area well and can recommend lots of great spots for you....

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David ., Owner at Halsey House, responded to this review

We are so glad that you chose Halsey House as a part of your mini moon and more so that you enjoyed your stay and hope to return. Margaret's Retreat and Indulgence are our more popular rooms because of the large whirlpool tubs although with the severe drought, we are now asking guests to help conserve water so the tubs...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 11 July 2016

I cannot say enough about our stay at the halsey house. We stayed over July 4th weekend, and from the beginning were treated to the wonderful hospitality of the David's. From great conversation about the area and what to do to the yummiest breakfasts in the morning - everything was fantastic. I cannot recommend staying there enough!

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David ., Owner at Halsey House, responded to this review

We do pride ourselves on our hospitality as, after all, we are in that field and if we cannot be friendly and hospitable, then we should be doing something else. For us, this is fun , we enjoy making our guests feel at home without imposing, we love to provide interesting and tasty breakfasts that are a bit outside of...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 July 2016

My girlfriend and I were in Ithaca for a wedding and opted to stay at the Halsey House for two nights based on a recommendation on the wedding website. This was my first time staying at a proper Bed and Breakfast and it's hard to put into words how welcomed the Davids made us feel. Every piece of our stay...

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David ., Owner at Halsey House, responded to this review

We had a great time with the two of you and catching up on Philly news and happenings and we are so glad that you made Halsey House a part of your plans for a visit to the Finger Lakes and more so that we have seemingly convinced an first-timer to the B&B world that we have a lot more...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 8 July 2016

What a treat! My husband and I stayed at Halsey House for the weekend recently and loved every minute of it! Dave and David (owners and hosts) were beyond lovely and gracious! Breakfast every morning was so delicious and lovingly prepared. And Halsey House is just gorgeous! The attention to detail and the hosts generous spirit made our stay wonderful....

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David ., Owner at Halsey House, responded to this review

Attention to detail and cleanliness are our first priority here at Halsey House as we want all guests to feel welcome and to know we are here to do what we can to make their stay a great one. You were in the Serenity room with its calming waterfall feature and large king bed with pillow top mattress, perfect for...

Hollywood, Florida
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed staying here for four nights. Halsey House is simply charming, and the hosts are delightful people. They truly go out of their way to make you feel welcome. Our room was large, clean, beautifully decorated, and the bed was extremely comfortable. We enjoyed dining with the other guests- Everyone was so friendly! Breakfast at Halsey House was...

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David ., Owner at Halsey House, responded to this review

What a treat to have guests stay for 4 nights and really get to know the area and all it has to offer; we hope that you had great fun at the races. visiting the Watkins Glen Gorge and later the wineries. Thank fr the thumbs up on breakfast and muffins, I love being in the kitchen while David loves...

Media, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 29 June 2016

My wife and I had a wonderful two-night stay at the Halsey House B&B. The historic property is beautifully maintained inside and outside and it's conveniently located near Ithaca, Watkins Glen, state parks and other area attractions. The innkeepers offer exceptional hospitality from the initial welcome to the breakfast and beyond. They are also a wealth of knowledge on local...

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David ., Owner at Halsey House, responded to this review

In the three years we have been here, we have learned so much and been taken in by this wonderful community, so we love sharing our knowledge of the area and helping our guests to discover or rediscover the beauty and attractions that make this part of the USA so wonderful. We are thrilled that we apparently succeeded in doing...

Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

The Halsey House is gorgeous, and you couldn't ask for more gracious and incredibly knowledgable hosts. In addition to making our stay memorable, David and David helped us to make decisions about where to eat and hike, making the entire trip wonderful. Breakfast was to die for! Would definitely visit again.

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David ., Owner at Halsey House, responded to this review

Only a one night stay but at least you were able to get away from your health care job and enjoy some relaxation and hiking in the immediate area and at Watkins Glen. We loved having you here as guests, although the visit was short ,you left with a bug smile on your face and that is what we love...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An elegant and romantic Finger Lakes bed & breakfast inn near Ithaca, NY, Cornell University, Ithaca College, Cayuga and Seneca Lake Wine Trails and many waterfalls. Located across from Taughannock Falls State Park, we feature private, luxuriously comfortable guestrooms which may include 2-person whirlpool tubs, fireplaces and/or large custom showers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Halsey House

Address: 2057 State Route 96, Trumansburg, NY 14886-9129
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Trumansburg
Price Range: RM1,076 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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