Get an overview of this hotelRiverfront hotel with restaurant and bar/lounge

Expedia Insiders' Select Winner 2015


Located in the heart of Potsdam, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Clarkson University and State University of New York-Potsdam. St. Lawrence University and Traditional Arts in Upstate New York are also within 12 mi (20 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a business center. Self parking is free. Other amenities include a meeting room, dry cleaning, and a 24-hour front desk.

Room Amenities

All 40 rooms offer thoughtful touches like bathrobes and slippers, as well as comforts such as pillowtop beds and Egyptian cotton sheets. Free WiFi and private yards are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with cable channels.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Business-related amenities at this 3.5-star property consist of a business center and a meeting room.

This Victorian hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

The Clarkson Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free self parking 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • One meeting room 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 
  • Year Built 1985 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Microwave  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Free dial-up Internet access 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Microwave 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Slippers 
  • Turndown service 
  • Yard 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 6 AM and 10 AM.

The English Room - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in French cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
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