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The Balsam Motel & Cottages

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“short walk”(7 reviews)
“public beach”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

The Balsam is in an ideal location, walking distance to the town and attractions. There is a small beach 1/2 block away. George and Suzette were pleasant and accommodating. We came our Labrador Roxie who was treated like a welcomed guest. We stayed in cottage...More

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We had cottages # 4 and 5, with an adjoining door between. Each room had a full size bed and a twin bed. Mattresses were confortable. Bathrooms were roomy enough to get in and out shower, plenty of hot water for shower. Floors were carpeted....More

Thank Mybeautifulkids
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Very clean cottage, next to nice pool, dog had a great time. 5 Minute walk to downtown attractions, 3 minute walk to beach. Everthing was as promised by owners Suzanne & George. Will come back here, for sure.

Thank rw245
Reviewed 25 June 2016

After reading the other reviews we were expecting a lot more. We stayed 4 nights with our dog in one of the four motel rooms. The view from our room was the backside of nearby motel. We did not have any kind of water view....More

Thank 12Kristina14
Reviewed 21 June 2016

The rental units have all been nicely renovated in the past couple years. Our cottage was adorable and spotless; the furnishings clean and comfortable. The bathroom was large and the kitchen had everything we needed. The owners are gracious and accommodating. A lot of pet-friendly...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$57 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in Lake George
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$57 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in Lake George
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"All cabins were nice but the lower ones (further from office) are farther from road. we'd choose either..."
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"ANY of their rooms are great."
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"stayed in the hotel nice and clean good sized"
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"All the rooms are great, but if you can, book cottage 2, just not during the weeks we want it :-)"
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