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Bear Mountain Inn's Overlook Lodge

55 Hessian Drive, Bear Mountain, NY 10911
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Bethlehem, NH
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66 reviews 66 reviews
16 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here recently for a work trip to the Hudson Valley area. This was definitely a great choice for lodging and breakfast. Ultimately this was aa great experience. They had the best rates in the area. Surprising considering this is a historic lodge situated on a bluff with an amazing view of the Hudson River. The main room of... More 

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Long Island, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here 25 years ago and were happy that they finally finished renovations and reopened. This time was a superb stay and altogether too short. The front desk staff started off our stay with a friendly easy check in, our room was wonderful and roomy. Cool amenity was a cocktail shaker and glasses in the room! Sadly, the beautiful... More 

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West Hempstead, New York
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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

I will paste the glowing review I wrote about the Overlook Lodge below. Unfortunately, things have changed. There is no longer a front desk attendant at the Overlook Lodge. That’s fine. Breakfast is no longer served at the Overlook Lodge. Instead, the breakfast which comes included with the room rate is available at the Tapas Bar within the Bear Mountain... More 

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Guest_Services_Inc, Guest Relations Manager at Bear Mountain Inn's Overlook Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your experience with us. We certainly want to hear from all of our guests, but it’s our repeat guests that really can help us grow by sharing their thoughts. I apologize that we didn’t deliver as great an experience as you had the previous year. The coffee issue has been resolved and we are... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I stayed at the Bear Mountain Inn for a recent wedding. We stayed in the overlook lodge. It is a very nice area. Unfortunately our issue with this place had everything to do with the service. We started off with being checked into a dirty room. Although the lodge was completely booked there was no one stationed at the service... More 

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Guest_Services_Inc, Guest Relations Manager at Bear Mountain Inn's Overlook Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. I am extremely sorry for the issues you experienced during your stay. We want every guest to have a memorable experience when visiting us and we fell short of creating great memories for you. If you would like, I would love the opportunity to speak about this visit... More 

Santa Fe, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

My husband and I had a great stay at the Lodge. We were able to bring our dogs, XC ski, hike and enjoy the winter beauty. Very quiet mid week in February! It was rustic and "lodge-like", but clean and nice. The Inn is beautifully renovated, but has it's historic charm. Dinner at the 1915 restaurant was excellent and we... More 

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Guest_Services_Inc, Guest Relations Manager at Bear Mountain Inn's Overlook Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us! We are so glad that during your visit to Bear Mountain you were able to experience all of what we offer. February is more of our off peak timing, so the tranquility and atmosphere of the park is quite majestic. The whole park is pet friendly and we love to... More 

Houston, Texas
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188 reviews 188 reviews
29 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This is a great inexpensive place to stay, the main lodge has large central area with a grand fire place, open to the room. Views of the valley or stay in one of the many small cabins located up in the mountains but a short drive from the lodge. See deer daily out of your cabin window, with streams crossing... More 

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Liz M, Director of Sales at Bear Mountain Inn's Overlook Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us at Overlook Lodge, and sharing your experience here. We are so pleased that you enjoyed so many different facets of Bear Mountain State Park, and hope you have the chance to visit us again in the future. All the Best. More 

Stony Point, New York
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We have stayed here two times with each time being an enjoyable experience in a mountain lodge type setting. The Overlook Lodge is where we always stay, opting for lakeview king bed rooms which are new, CLEAN, and comfortable! The staff is friendly and are really down to earth. The restaurant offers a contemporary menu with a variety of choices.... More 

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New York City, New York
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10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

this is one of the historical places you must visit in NY! located at the base of the Bear Mountain on the lake, very clean and inexpensive place, restaurant offers a great food variety. perfect spot for Octoberfest.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I went for a wedding and I didnt expect the place to be so relaxing. I didnt have much time to explore the hotel as I just stay for 1 night, nevertheless I had the chance to go down the lake The views are amazing and the rooms are clean and very quiet even tough the after party was on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I just got back from staying in bear mountain inn All I can say is that my girlfriend took me there to celebrate my birthday and I never had such a nice birthday before. We had diner at the 1915 Resturant the food was outstanding we had a couple message that was so professional the friendly staff made the stay... More 

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