The 10 oldest hotels in America

 The 10 oldest hotels in America Photo courtesy of Kelley House

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To be considered one of the Historic Hotels of America, a program of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, a property must be at least 50 years old and recognized as having historic significance.

Of the more than 200 hotels in this elite group, these 10 have roots that date back the furthest, starting in the 1600s.