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The Railroad Inn

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Front of property
Outdoor dining
Deluxe Suite, Multiple Beds | Premium bedding, free WiFi, bed sheets
Premium Double Room, 1 Queen Bed | Bathroom | Shower, free toiletries, hair dryer, towels

Overview of The Railroad Inn

The Railroad Inn

3.0 star property
3-star hotel near National Baseball Hall of Fame
9.2 out of 10 Wonderful
9.2/10 Wonderful

Popular amenities

  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping
28 Railroad Ave, Cooperstown, NY, 13326

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationDoubleday Field11 min walk
  • Popular LocationNational Baseball Hall of Fame12 min walk
  • Popular LocationOtsego Lake12 min walk
  • AirportOneonta, NY (ONH-Oneonta Municipal)37 min drive

Room options

About this area


The Railroad Inn is located in Cooperstown. Heroes of Baseball Wax Museum and National Baseball Hall of Fame are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Farmers' Museum and Rail Explorers Cooperstown. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Doubleday Field or Clark Sports Center.

What's nearby

  • Heroes of Baseball Wax Museum - 10 min walk
  • Doubleday Field - 11 min walk
  • Leatherstocking Golf Course - 11 min walk
  • National Baseball Hall of Fame - 12 min walk
  • Otsego Lake - 12 min walk


  • Upstate Bar and Grill - 14 min walk
  • New York Pizzeria - 4 min walk
  • McDonald's - 6 min drive
  • Mel's at 22 - 7 min walk
  • Cooley's Stone House Tavern - 12 min walk

About this property

The Railroad Inn

3-star hotel
You can look forward to free continental breakfast, a terrace, and a garden at The Railroad Inn. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also enjoy the following perks during your stay:
  • Free self parking
  • Express check-out, coffee/tea in the lobby, and tour/ticket assistance
  • Barbecue grills, a front-desk safe, and smoke-free premises
  • Guest reviews speak well of the helpful staff and walkable location
Room features
All 22 rooms feature comforts such as premium bedding and air conditioning, as well as perks like free WiFi. Guest reviews highly rate the comfortable rooms at the property.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with showers and free toiletries
  • Flat-screen TVs with premium channels
  • Refrigerators and daily housekeeping



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily
  • Coffee and tea in common areas

Family friendly

  • In-room refrigerator


  • Limited-hour front desk
  • Safe at front desk

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Tour and ticket assistance


  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • Braille/raised signage
  • In-room accessibility available in select rooms
  • Roll-in shower available in select rooms
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Premium bedding


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV with premium satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator


  • Air conditioning

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age: 21


Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out available

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

We should mention

This property does not have elevators

Property is also known as

Railroad Inn Cooperstown
Railroad Inn
Railroad Cooperstown
The Railroad Inn Hotel
The Railroad Inn Cooperstown
The Railroad Inn Hotel Cooperstown

Frequently asked questions

Is The Railroad Inn pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much does it cost to stay at The Railroad Inn?

As of Jun 7, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Railroad Inn on Jul 4, 2023 start from $303.0, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at The Railroad Inn?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at The Railroad Inn?

Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at The Railroad Inn?

Check-out is at 11 AM.

Where is The Railroad Inn located?

Situated in Cooperstown, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Heroes of Baseball Wax Museum and 0.6 mi (1 km) from National Baseball Hall of Fame. Doubleday Field and Leatherstocking Golf Course are also within 15 minutes.




Rating 10 - Excellent. 390 out of 550 reviews" "
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Rating 8 - Good. 117 out of 550 reviews" "
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Rating 6 - Okay. 31 out of 550 reviews" "
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Rating 4 - Poor. 9 out of 550 reviews" "
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Rating 2 - Terrible. 3 out of 550 reviews" "
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Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities




10/10 Excellent

Robert, Joliet

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Really quaint and well taken care of hotel. Love everything about it. Great customer service from the hotel employees and the area is safe and quiet. Coffee/snack station was ample and had many options to choose from. Will come back!
Stayed 2 nights in Jun 2023

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Enployees very friendly and willing to help in any way. Clean rooms and breakfast area. Continental breakfast was great, many choices! Would definitely stay here again!!
Stayed 2 nights in May 2023

10/10 Excellent


Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Very nice people working there and incredibly convenient to downtown Cooperstown.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2023

10/10 Excellent


This is an old railroad depot nicely repurposed into a motel and perfectly located on the edge of the village. Nice place to stay. I’ll be back.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2023

8/10 Good


Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great location
Stayed 2 nights in May 2023

10/10 Excellent


Traveled with group, Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Comfortable beds, great outdoor area, great stuff, close proximity to restaurants and attractions.
Stayed 1 night in May 2023

10/10 Excellent


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is a lovely inn with welcoming and friendly staff. The room was very comfortable and clean. Having a continental breakfast included is a bonus - there was a good selection of breakfast items. Snacks and beverages are available at any time. The location is great for a visit to historic Cooperstown and the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent


Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We thoroughly enjoyed our short stay :-)
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent


Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Railroad Inn is top notch. So glad we stayed, we will definitely be back!!
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2023

10/10 Excellent


Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location. East beautiful walk into center of town. Room is lovely.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2023

General hotel information

Highly Rated Amenities
Comfortable Beds & Spacious Rooms
Star Rating
28 Railroad Ave, Cooperstown, NY