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Syracuse, New York
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Needed a place to stay for the night on our way home after a family get together at Alex Bay. We picked this place based on recommendations from Tripadvisor - it was good advice. The owner was very friendly and gave a brief history of the stone cottage that houses the office. The room was updated, clean and comfortable. Such...

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motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words! We're glad you were pleased with our offering. Let us know if we can help you again. Have a fun summer, Barb n Gary.

Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

Great service and wonderful people. Barbara and Gary make you feel at home. Definitely a motel with hospitality. We stayed here on a motorcycle trip and Gary let us us his truck due to the heavy rain to go to dinner. Service was above and beyond.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 15 October 2014

As I travel across New England for Bass Fishing Hot Spots, I came across Aspinwall Motel.. Many places out there that are under that $100 / night are really horrible, but this is the exception. Rooms are clean, refreshed, bathroom clean and nice, small refeg., Cable TV, heat, and coffee in the morning. Owners are very nice to deal with,...

2Thank William F
motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind review! We offer a unique facility that is convenient for the bass fisherman. Lots of space for parking close to your room with power for your charger and close to the launch area. Come again and tell your friends. Thanks, Barb n Gary.

Wilson, North Carolina
Reviewed 8 August 2014

Several of my family members made an inpromptu stay at Aspinwall. We found Barb and Gary to be very friendly and helpful. My dad and brothers were looking for good fishing spots and Gary gave some great hints. Our family was a bit indecisive about where we wanted to go - we ended up staying here for 3 nights. The...

2Thank June S
motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Glad you had a good time! Family groups are a big part of our summer and the family cottage can't always handle a crowd so we offer an alternative. Hope this summer is a good one. Thanks, Barb n Gary

Reviewed 3 August 2014

The motel decor was cute, the owners were friendly, and the setting was peaceful. Was happily surprised by how clean it was and loved the little diner next door for breakfast. If you are looking for a nice room in the Henderson area, I would definitely recommend it.

1Thank Jamie S
motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We'll continue to offer the best lodging we can. Thanks again, Barb and Gary

Pulaski, New York
Reviewed 27 July 2014

My husband and I just spent 2 weeks at this motel. Barb and her husband are super people and this motel is beautiful. The rooms are so clean and bright. The beds are real beds not motel type. Our room had white wicker furniture. The quilts on all the beds are beautiful. She has coffee and danish each morning. I...

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motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review! They help a small motel like ours a lot. Folks don't know what to expect when they use a small motel vs. a big chain hotel. The reviews can tell them we're doing a good job. Thanks, Barb

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 10 July 2014

I've heard my dad rave about this little gem in upstate New York for years, so finally (thanks to a booking mix up) I got to see it for myself. With three additional travelers in tow on our way to a marketing conference in Toronto I suggested we spend our first night of the trip (although slightly out of our...

1Thank Marco P
New Haven
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We have stayed many times in this small family owned property. The hosts Barb and Gary go out of their way to meet all your needs. The rooms are exceptionally clean and neat. They are decorated impeccably and the rates are very reasonable. I'd highly recommend the Aspinwall for anyone looking to stay in the Watertown NY area.

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motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your patronage and the review. We look forward to seeing our regular guests to catch up on what has happened over the winter. We hope the sun is cooperative when you visit next. Barb

Saratoga Springs, United States
Reviewed 4 July 2014

This little place is tucked between and ice cream parlor an a country diner that opens at 5 AM wonderful owners. Need something and just ask they are always around. Walking distance to the harbor,dining, fishing and grocery store. Quiet and fun! Great price! Coffee room in the motel serves free coffee, tea and pastries at 5 AM for guests....

Thank Chuck M
motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words They help our small business more than any advertising can. Happy guest are the best reference. Come again when you visit the area. Barb

Reviewed 30 May 2014

What a great little motel! Very clean and comfortable. Barbara provides the best hospitality one could hope for. She went so far as to lay out some towels by our motorcycles in the morning so we could wipe them down. Pastries and coffee she put out held us over until we found a place for breakfast (the diner across the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer 24 modern rooms (1988) with heat,A/C,cable and ample parking for boaters and vacationers. Located on the historic Aspinwall Homestead (est. 1806) where the Aspinwall family participated in the Underground Railway. Relax after a day on Lake Ontario or a long trip. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Aspinwall Motel

Address: 8544 County Route 178, Or 8544 Military Highway( Old Name), Henderson Harbor, NY 13651-5135
Region: United States > New York > Henderson Harbor
Number of rooms: 24
Also Known As:
Aspinwall Hotel Henderson Harbor
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“If you are not getting up early to go fishing ask for a room on the backside.”
lucyonvacation, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“This motel is on a rural road so I believe all of the rooms will be very quiet. We faced the road and didn't hear a bit of traffic noise.”
985billg, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“the view is is beautiful of trees and of the Big old house with pretty grounds. And so quiet.”
823pattil, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
“all the rooms have a nice location, all on one floor, we were close the hospitality room.”
lizardluvr54, 27 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Ask Barb and Gary when you reserve as they are very accommodating. The rooms are all on ground level, good size with refrigerators and AC.”
Boulder_Bill_1, 25 Jul 2015 | Read review
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