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The Excelsior House

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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Banquet Room
Breakfast included
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed one night in January in the middle of a rare winter arctic blast. It was 9 degrees overnight with snow, sleet, ice mixture. We stayed in room 212, The Grant Room, in the original, historic section of the building. The night we arrived,...More

Thank Kenneth R
Reviewed 20 January 2018

This was our first stay at the Excelsior House. The employee that checked us in was super-friendly and even showed us around the property, giving us the history of the hotel and showing us pictures of its early days. We enjoyed complimentary hot coffee both...More

Thank TxHomesteader
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Sure, the hotel is historic, but that doesn't mean it shouldn't be well maintained. Our room #209 was tiny with peeling wallpaper, dirty carpet and tile in the bathroom, a noisy window a/c, musty smell and bed covers that didn't appear clean. On top of...More

Thank MMHoustonTX
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I walked in while touring the shops to see the local site and thought it was quaint on the outside. I was intensely uncomfortable upon entering. I just felt like I was doing something wrong and had a very strong urge to leave. So I...More

Thank Kathy J
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I spent a night at the Excelsior House and really enjoyed it! The location is wonderful, and everything in the town is within walking distance. I was in the Jay Goulde room which was spacious and clean. The staff was friendly and answered questions. While...More

Thank Sydney H
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Banquet Room
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Air Conditioning
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US$65 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$65 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Peevy S
27 October 2016|
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Response from Nancy C | Property representative |
Yes, we are. From 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
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Marguerite D
31 July 2016|
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Response from Nancy C | Property representative |
No. It is $12.95 per person plus tax.
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GrannyBeth
3 May 2016|
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Response from Nancy C | Property representative |
We were built in the 1850's. We do not have an elevator. We have four rooms on the first floor, but they are not considered handicap accessible.
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"The Grant Room was clean and quiet with comfortable beds."
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"Room #201 is at the end of the hall. Was very quiet for us."
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"definitely NOT 209"
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"Plan to stay for more than a night to really soak in the history."
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