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Zephyrhills, Florida
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Since our last visitors are not computer savy, I feel compelled to write about this wonderful motel in our neighborhood. We have only one bedroom at our camp, so we tell everyone about Aspinwall Motel. This past week end our cousins stayed there and raved how nice the owners were and how clean the rooms are. Cannot ask for better...

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motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind words. We do our best for our guests and it is good to have our efforts mentioned in Tripadvisor reviews. We use the reviews when we get to travel so we know how they can help a small business like our motel. Hope your summer was a good one. Thanks again.

Reviewed 2 September 2013

I found the Aspinwall Motel through a search on Trip Advisor. The photos looked great, and my first impression with the owner on the phone was also great. We were pleasantly surprised to find a cute, clean room, a continental breakfast and a wonderful price. When I called to say we'd be arriving late, the owner accommodated nicely, found us...

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motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

We're glad you enjoyed your stay and thank you for the review. They really help our guests and our motel business. Our motel isn't flashy like the big chains but we try to offer a little personality with each visit. Most of our guests return many times each year so we know their needs and try to make them feel...

gr, michigan
Reviewed 17 August 2013

We stayed here on our way from Michigan to Nova Scotia by motorcycle. It was nicely decorated and super clean. We could not have asked for a nicer motel! The town is small but the view across the harbor is beautiful.

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motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We may be tied down in the motel business but we get to talk to so many folks that are having fun adventures so we get to hear about their experiences. Ride safe and maybe we'll get back to riding. Thanks again and glad you enjoyed your stay, Gary and Barb.

Reviewed 5 August 2013

We had planned to stay one night while visiting the Antique Boat Museum in Clayton but cancelled reservations at a Best Western and stayed another night at the Aspinwall. Barb is so friendly and helpful. Rooms are nothing fancy but clean. Very quiet. We ate at Ryan's Lookout down the road both nights and it was great also. Our room...

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motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for the kind review- they help a lot. The Antique Boat museum is a gem. Those boats gleam in the sunset like diamonds. Enjoy the rest of the summer, Barb and Gary.

Binghamton, New York
Reviewed 31 July 2013

This is an absolutely fantastic place to stay. The rooms are updated and very clean. Barbara was incredibly welcoming and informative about the area and places to eat and to visit. We could not have asked for a better place to stay with our family and would recommend it to anyone that is spending some time in the area. You...

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motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review. Our motel effort means a lot to us and it is good to know our guests appreciate what we are doing here. This is our 13th season and we have learned a lot about the lodging business. We are grateful to our loyal guests who help keep us going. Thanks again and come back...

Albany, New York
Reviewed 26 July 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Aspinwall while in town for a wedding. We had never been to this area before. Barbara and Gary, the proprietors, are just so friendly and helpful! They filled us in on their historical home, which used to be part of the underground railroad. They steered us to local historical sites and recommended some...

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motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review. We try hard to offer the best accomodations in our area. Tripadvisor reviews help our business and helps to provide the incentive to maintain our level of service. We look forward to your return. Barb and Gary

Ottawa
Reviewed 15 July 2013

My second stay here. The location is great, the rooms are immaculate and very comfy. In our room there was a nice highbacked chair for reading, a comfy rocking chair and an easy chair. Temperature controls were good. super place for breakfast next door and great place for dinner not far away. Really enjoye it and will be back. If...

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Canada
Reviewed 9 June 2013

As a group of 8 bikers coming from Americade in the rain, we really appreciated the warm welcome from Gary. Not only did he give us nice rooms but also recommended a perfect place for dinner and another for breakfast. The beds were excellent and surroundings were quiet. We will definately stay here again.

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motelgary, Owner at Aspinwall Motel, responded to this review

Thanks for the review. They are a big help to our business and tell us we're doing some things right. Had a good time talking to you fellows and talking bikes. Have to get back to riding! Thanks, again, Gary

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 4 October 2012

We recently stayed here for 5 nights and found it to be very clean, with gracious hospitality. Beds were comfortable, Room was quiet. Temperature control was easy. The shower head was better than the Holiday Inn Express the night before our arrival. Restaurant next door was also great for breakfast and lunch. As we do have reason to return to...

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Machias ny
Reviewed 22 September 2012

This was one of the nicest mom and pop motels we had ever stayed at .....Barb and Gary we very accomodating and very kind to our group of motorcycling friends! What a great bunch of people we met ....Barb baked us cookies and even served bruschetta as well!!!! There is also a wonderful restaurant next door for breakfast and lunch....

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  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
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.”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
 of 5 bubbles 823pattil, 19 Oct 2015 | Read review
“all the rooms have a nice location, all on one floor, we were close the hospitality room.”
 of 5 bubbles 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.”
 of 5 bubbles Boulder_Bill_1, 25 Jul 2015 | Read review
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