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“Great starting point for our exploration of baseball's nirvana”
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Lake N Pines Motel
Ranked #12 of 16 Hotels in Cooperstown
Ogden, Utah
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“Great starting point for our exploration of baseball's nirvana”
Reviewed 3 July 2013

My wife and I stayed at this motel for two nights in mid April during our visit to Cooperstown and the Baseball Hall of Fame. Make no mistake, this is not a top end, star heavy resort with fancy amenities. What it is, is a charming, quiet motel on a beautiful lake that is a tremendous base of operations for excursions in Cooperstown. The staff was friendly, and the room was fine, but the indoor pool and jacuzzi were great. It rained the entire time that we were in the area, with the exception of a brief apperance of a blue sky during a Friday afternoon, so we ended up spending a little more time in our room than we ever intended to. Aside from a few minor complaints, the towels could be larger, and newer carpet would have been nice, we will utilize this motel the next time we return to Cooperstown. Between the tremendous view, and the more than fair price, this was a great place to stay.

Room Tip: Get a lakeside room if they are available. Impossible to beat the view.
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  • Stayed April 2013, travelled as a couple
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Rochester, New York
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Reviewed 29 June 2013

My husband and I recently stayed two nights at the Lake N Pines. Our room was clean but the décor was tired and dated, the towels small and very thin and the walls were not insulated against noise. We could hear conversations going on beside and below us. Our porch was very narrow which would have been fine but it was constructed such that when seated we looked at the railings rather than the lake. It is really sad that this motel has not been updated or landscaped nicer because it could be the place to stay when visiting the area. It is situated right next to beautiful Glimmer Glass Lake a prime spot and very near to the Town of Cooperstown and the museums and opera house.

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  • Stayed June 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 29 June 2013

Just stayed two nights and it was our base for Cooperstown. Ten minute lakeside drive and your in downtown.
Check in/out was easy, room was clean and having an indoor and outdoor pool was a plus. Hot tub and sauna was also a nice to have. The views from the room and breakfast room were perfect. Sitting on the porch overlooking the lake is hard to beat.
Walls are thin so you can hear your neighbors on either side of you (fortunately nothing to crazy was heard as I didn't want to have to explain to my son).
Breakfast was simple, coffee, bagels, toast, juice, cereal etc..
Recommend the Lake N Pines..

  • Stayed June 2013, travelled with family
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Southwest New Hampshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2013 via mobile

Excellent service was the take away for us. Also the lovely indoor pool and hot tub area. It rained all weekend but the grounds and our room were welcoming, clean and convenient. The continental breakfast was sufficient, the breakfast room is clean, and is on the lake. Great views. Great parking.

  • Stayed May 2013
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Toledo, Ohio, United States
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Reviewed 29 April 2013

We were married in Buffalo with a bad Motel experience in Amherst. Found Lake and Pines for a one night stay before heading to Baseball Hall of Fame. What a beautiful place. Enjoyed our one night stay very much and left wishing that we could have spent our whole Honeymoon at L&P.!!

  • Stayed April 2013, travelled as a couple
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 31 January 2013

I stayed here with my Mom in September while we attended Freedom Guide Dog' School's open house in nearby Cassville. Overall, it was a great experience, and I would stay there again if we were in the area. Check-in was quick and the front desk person was friendly. The room and facilities were immaculate, and the view of the lake is truly gorgeous. While this is not really a vacation destination in itself, if you are in the area to visit Cooperstown, Glimmerglass, or some other event, Lake N Pines will do quite nicely.

The wi-fi connection was okay but a bit temperamental. I would not rely upon it if you needed to conduct business online while traveling. Also, I did not always have cell reception (AT&T), which is not the motel's fault, but I think it is helpful to know since I usually don't have problems. The only significant negative was the noise from overhead. We were on the first floor and the people above seemed quite noisy when they were moving about, which was especially annoying at all hours of the night. I'm not sure whether this would be an issue at another time or if these people were just lead-footed. We weren't disturbed by the room next door to us or people outside.

As for suggestions, I only have two: a guide to the TV channels would have been helpful and I wish the second lock on the door worked, especially given the easy access from the parking lot. While I never felt unsafe, I was leery about leaving my laptop in the room especially without access to a safe. All in all, however, it was a lovely stay and suited our purposes perfectly.

  • Stayed September 2012, travelled with family
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2012

I have stayed here 4-5 times in the past few years while visiting the Baseball Hall of Fame. It's only 10 minutes or so from downtown Cooperstown. The rooms are clean and the staff is helpful and friendly. There is a really nice view overlooking Lake Otsego. The pool is clean and well maintained. They also have boats for your use on the lake. The breakfast is in a separate building and the view is fantastic. The rooms are a bit dated, but everything is clean . I would recommend this for families who are visiting. It a bit secluded, but quiet and worth the money.

  • Stayed May 2012, travelled on business
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Property: Lake N Pines Motel
Address: 7102 State Highway 80, Cooperstown, NY 13326-3205
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Region: United States > New York > Cooperstown
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Ranked #12 of 16 Hotels in Cooperstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Lake N Pines Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 39
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Lake 'N Pines Motel offers a tranquil and picturesque view on beautiful Otsego Lake. Our guests can enjoy the indoor and outdoor heated pools, the only motel/hotel in the area to offer both, and a large picnic area overlooking Otsego Lake. ... more   less 
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