The Clarkson Inn is located in Potsdam, N.Y., on the banks of the beautiful Raquette River and at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. The Village of Potsdam offers tree-lined streets and historic red sandstone buildings with modern stores and restaurants. Potsdam is home to both Clarkson University and SUNY Potsdam, which are within walking distance of the hotel. While at The Clarkson Inn, it will be worth your time to explore what our region has to offer.


  • Tennis
  • Golf – driving range
  • Swimming
  • Bicycle rentals
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Mountain biking
  • Ski equipment rentals
  • Ski lessons
  • Skiing, cross-country
  • Skiing, downhill
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowshoeing

The Clarkson Inn is the proud recipient of the
AAA Three Diamond Award of Excellence
for the quality of its lodging and hospitality.

The Clarkson Inn was created and maintained by true artisans for many years, this lovely hotel has been since its first opening servicing the needs of
the most distinguished travelers with its impeccable and beautifully furnished guest rooms, its encompassing attention to details and its genuine hospitality.