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Friends Lake Inn

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Ithaca, New York
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A wonderful relaxing stay. The staff treated us like family and not just another guest! We enjoyed and appreciated their genuine welcome and friendliness during our stay; kudos to all, especially to Mary. Thank you, Bob & Lauri

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

From the second we checked in until the moment we said our goodbyes, we felt more like we were visiting old friends or family rather than to an inn.We could not have chosen a more perfect place to get married. The room was cozy, romantic, charming and entirely clean. The staff was extremely attentive, friendly and warm. Our room caretaker...

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Dansville, New York
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We stayed here a couple of years ago for a long weekend. It is a beautiful place but if you are looking to find shopping or lots of activities nearby there aren't many. The cost per night was more than we had ever spent, so we had high expectations. When we arrived, at the normal check in time, our room...

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

This was our first trip to Friends Lake, and it was fantastic. From the moment we arrived to the minute before we left. The staff was friendly, accommodating, helpful, and superbly creative. We were their for a friends wedding, and the way they handled everything was on point. The room was superb, exquisite, we were able to relax and enjoy...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Our room was amazing. The facility has unique rooms that are clean, comfortable and charming. The staff is upbeat, informative and accommodating. The grounds are nicely maintained with a nice trail system behind the inn. They offer kayaks on the lake as well. I would certainly stay here again. The food and wine list was first rate.

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tammy f, Owner at Friends Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We look forward to your next visit.

Rockaway Park, New York
Reviewed 28 January 2017

My daughter and I traveled to Friends Lake Inn for my son and daughter-in-law's wedding. The Inn is gorgeous - so rustic and quaint. The room was clean and I loved the wooden decor. Food was delicious (we had filet mignon) and the pumpkin bisque was the best I have ever had. The staff was wonderful and so accommodating. I...

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tammy f, Owner at Friends Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Your family had a lovely wedding. We hope you can visit us again!

New York City
Reviewed 27 January 2017

What a fantastic experience at Friends Lake Inn! We were married last weekend at Friends Lake Inn and our time there was excellent in every way. The staff were attentive, thoughtful, and courteous. The restaurant was simply superb. We wanted to take the chef home with us. Breakfast and dinner were the best that we have had at a hotel/bed...

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tammy f, Owner at Friends Lake Inn, responded to this review

Congratulations! We look forward to your return visit.

Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We could not have made a better choice to celebrate our marriage! Every detail of our special day was taken care of ...totally stress free day for both of us... our room was stunning...Hospitality, meals, spirits, and all accommodations were exceptional! Cannot wait to return...

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tammy f, Owner at Friends Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Laura! We wish you many happy years together.

South Glens Falls, New York
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

If you can save a few extra $, go and have the best meal you could ever have. A little pricey, but well worth it. Not skimpy on portions. Probably one of the best chef owned restaurants I have been to.

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tammy f, Owner at Friends Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you! The Chef is amazing.

Suburb of NYC, NY
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went to visit friends who have a house in Chestertown for a long (3-night), end-of-September weekend. We chose to stay at Friends Lake Inn based entirely on their website and online reviews. We're glad we did. Our room was Adirondacky (if there is such a word, or even if there isn't). Paneled walls. King-size bed. Nothing cheap or chintzy...

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tammy f, Owner at Friends Lake Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! It was a pleasure to met you and your wife. Happy travels.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Friends Lake Inn, a member of Select Registry. Is a luxury Adirondack hotel offering romantic lodging and two on-site dining options; our fine dining restaurant and welcoming taproom featuring regional beers. Guests are treated to a full made-to-order breakfast each morning. Property amenities include access to Friends Lake and complimentary kayaks, a heated swimming pool, sauna, miles of hiking trails, and on-site cross country ski and snowshoe rentals. The perfect "all inclusive" getaway in the Southern Adirondacks Mountains! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Friends Lake Inn

Address: 963 Friends Lake Rd, Chestertown, NY 12817-2104
Region: United States > New York > Chestertown
Price Range: $304 - $464 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Friends Lake Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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The Friends Lake Hotel Chestertown
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