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Fran Cove Motel
Ranked #40 of 88 Hotels in Lake George
Certificate of Excellence
Middle Granville
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12 reviews
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“Great Motel”
Reviewed 31 March 2012

Great place to stay, price is excellant and the owners are real people who care about their motel and your stay! Rooms are comfortable, house keeping is excellant and Tom and Linda are real local folks who have knowledge of the area and what to do,if you are a family they can give you suggestions on entertainment for your family, great family owned Motel, and it's Lake george's best kept secret, you won't believe the price, my first reaction was REALLY, wow a low cost most in Lake George, give it a try, we did and have made it our place to stay in Lake George! Tell them the mailman biker sent you!!!

Room Tip: I like the rooms away from the main road, quiet during Americade week!!!
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  • Stayed June 2011, travelled with friends
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monroe ny
2 reviews
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Reviewed 7 August 2011

This is a very nice motel.Its well taken care of and very clean.The owners are nice and answered all of our questions.The sheets were clean and so were the towels.They have a nice pool also.The cost was about 90 bucks for the night.It was quiet and you didnt hear people slamming doors like in other hotels.There were no condoms under the bed or spider webs on the ceiling or no dirty carpets.Just a good place to stay.Were going back this fall to see the leaves change color and we will stay there.Its real close to town you could almost walk there.I liked it also because it dosent have that motel, hotel appeal where you hear car alarms and doors slamming in the morning.Have a safe trip. Mike from Monroe NY

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled with family
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newburgh
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2011

it is the best motel for a family vacation like a 3 day 2 night getaway the man who said it was distgusting

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled with family
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Albany, New York
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 13 June 2011

We started staying at Fran Cove Motel several years ago and have to say that the staff and owners are some of the best folks to rent from. They have a nice family friendly motel. We stay there every year for the Americade Biker Rally and they treat us like family!!! So if you are in the area of Lake George stop by, it's worth the trip and the price is one of the best in the area!!! Tim and Linda do their best to make you comfortable!!! We have a group of about 30 and we come back year after year!!!

  • Stayed June 2011, travelled with friends
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Albany, New York
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3 reviews
Reviewed 20 May 2011

I have stayed here a couple of times over the years, and it's a nice basic motel in a convenient location. Yes, some of the linens could use an update and the rooms are nothing extraordinary, but it is clean, the staff members are polite and I have never had a problem. The prices are very fair (especially if you go off-season), and the pool and the brook on location are also nice. Overall, if you are looking for a simple, clean, quiet motel thats close to the village of Lake George, than Fran Cove is perfect for that.

  • Stayed June 2010, travelled as a couple
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Attica, New York
1 review
Reviewed 23 September 2010

we had a group of about 13 and were treated very well. they had a sellection of rooms to fit almost everyone's needs. from a king size bed to two double beds. the owner's were more than happy to take care of any unsceen problems that might accur and they have coffee outside the office at 8AM every morning. we will be back.

  • Stayed September 2010, travelled with friends
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Glasco, New York
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 23 September 2010

Over the past 10 + years, we have stayed at The Fran Cove at least 10 times a year. We continue going there because of the rates, the way the grounds are kept, the cleanliness of the rooms and the wonderful staff. Linda and Tim go out of their way to make sure we are taken care of, always making sure we have all we need. They are two of the most caring and friendly people we have had the pleasure of meeting. If you want wa nice plce to stay at a good rate then The Fran Cove is the place to go. We have sent many others there and they return like us every year. That must say what a nice place it is.

  • Stayed September 2010, travelled as a couple
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Property: Fran Cove Motel
Address: 2747 State Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845-6304
Region: United States > New York > Lake George
Amenities:
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Swimming Pool
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Ranked #40 of 88 Hotels in Lake George
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Fran Cove Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 35
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