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“A wonderful getaway inn!”
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Friends Lake Inn
Ranked #2 of 8 Chestertown B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Corpus Christi, Texas
Level 6 Contributor
98 reviews
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“A wonderful getaway inn!”
Reviewed 26 June 2004

We stayed at Friends Lake Inn last fall and are returning again this year. What a perfect getaway inn. Gorgeous rooms, all with a view of the lake (just across the road) or their lovely little pond in the back.

We loved hanging out in their delightful 'pub" and enjoyed the restaurant with excellent menu choices and wine list. The staff was very gracious and friendly.

Lots of hiking trails are nearby and the lake is a pleasant diversion. They can arrange fishing and other outdoor activities both in winter and summer.

If you are looking for complete relaxation in a country setting, this is the place!

  • Stayed June 2004
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Reviewed 5 November 2003

We visited Friends Lake Inn last year for New Year's Eve (3 nights) and had a wonderful time. We stayed in an Adirondack Room and loved the romance and coziness. The restaurant is great and the staff very friendly and helpful. The only thing missing is afternoon tea, in the winter it is nice to come back from a day of adventure to a hot tea or coffee (they make a great hot chocolate too). We are returning this year with our parents and hoping to make this an annual family trip.

  • Stayed January 2005
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Property: Friends Lake Inn
Address: 963 Friends Lake Rd, Chestertown, NY 12817-2104
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Region: United States > New York > Chestertown
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 8 B&Bs / Inns in Chestertown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:4 star — Friends Lake Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 17
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 
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