Whalen Guest House

38 Park Street, Canton, NY  13617

315-386-3525 | cell: 315-854-3873


Whether you are in the Canton, NY area for graduation or alumni weekend, a college visit, business meeting or family gathering, we look forward to your stay with us. Enjoy one night or several nights in this 1900's home, once part of the Governor Silas Wright property.

Whalen Guest House, a Bed and Breakfast, is conveniently located in the village of Canton within walking distance to St. Lawrence University and the many restaurants and shops of our historic downtown.

It is a 5-10 minute drive across town to SUNY-Canton. Clarkson University and SUNY Potsdam are also within an easy driving distance of about 20 minutes.

Your hostess, Mary Jo Whalen, is a St. Lawrence University graduate, a retired teacher and active outdoors woman. The grounds of this historic home include a large yard and in season, you can stroll through Mary's lovely gardens.

Please call should you need more sleeping room, we can usually accommodate a few more. Pets are welcome at the discretion of the hostess. We thank our guests for the courtesy of not smoking in our home.

Reservations are requested. Please call ahead for availability and rates. Cash, Traveler's Checks or personal checks are accepted for payment.