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Get an overview of this hotelConference center amid scenic woodlands by Princeton

Popular property highlights

Free parking
Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Swimming pool

Princeton nearby

Approximately midway between Philadelphia and Manhattan and surrounded by 370 acres of peaceful woodlands, this hotel and conference center is 3 miles from Princeton University.

Multi-choice recreation

Guests can jog or hike amid the scenic surroundings with nature trails and a fishing lake. The hotel also features an indoor heated saltwater pool. Complimentary bicycles and a fitness center are other options at the Chauncey Hotel & Conference Center. Ample parking and high-speed wireless Internet access are complimentary.

Verdant views

Chauncey Hotel & Conference Center guestrooms have large windows that open to serene views. Most rooms offer patios or balconies for guests to relax in the open air. All rooms include complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access, direct-dial phones with voice mail, designer toiletries, and coffee/tea makers.

Languages Spoken

Chauncey Hotel & Conference Center

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Approximately midway between Manhattan and Philadelphia, the Chauncey Hotel & Conference Center, renovated in September, 2012, sits on 370 acres of scenic woodlands with nature trails and a fishing lake. Princeton University is 3 miles away.

In addition to jogging and hiking around the property, guests have access to complimentary bicycles to explore the grounds. A fitness center and indoor heated saltwater pool is on site. Guests will also find ample free parking (plus RV and truck parking), and complimentary wireless Internet access throughout the hotel. A total of 22 conference rooms provide 10,500 square feet (945 square meters) of event space. The hotel also features a complimentary area shuttle (distance limit applies).

Buffet and à la carte dining are offered in the garden-view Solomon Dining Room. A bistro-style lounge also provides meal service. Breakfast is available for a surcharge.

Smoking is not permitted inside the hotel; fees apply for violations.

  • Express check-in 
  • Library 
  • Picnic area 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Meeting rooms 21 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 1974 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Computer station 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 975 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 10500 
  • Concierge services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Conference center 
  • Total number of rooms - 93 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish


Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • HDTV 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room safe 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Desk 
  • Free local calls 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • iPod docking station 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Hydromassage showerhead 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • Heating 

Where to Eat

Solomon Dining Room - Large windows with garden views. American fare. Buffets and à la carte dining. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

C-Bar - Casual bistro and bar. Serves light fare. Two high-definition, 50-inch LCD-TVs with multiple high-definition channels. Serves hungry hour specials.

Room service - Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner as well as amenities. Hours are from 7 AM-10 PM (subject to change).

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can run, bike, and hike around the surrounding scenic woodlands with nature trails and bird-watching opportunities. Fishing enthusiasts, who bring their own equipment, have access to the hotel's lake. The hotel also provides complimentary use of equipment, including bicycles, subject to availability. A fitness gym contains cardio equipment and free weights. The Chauncey Bar and Lounge offers a dartboard and video games (surcharges may apply).

Hotel guests enjoy privileges at the private TPC Jasna Polana golf course, 1.5 miles away (surcharge).

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult in certain recreation facilities.

  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 16 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per night
  • 1 per room (up to 25 lb)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No rollaway/extra beds available
Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per pet, per night
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 15 per night
  • An in-room microwave is available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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  • Chauncey Hotel Princeton
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We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Up to 2 children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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