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The Fern Lodge

3.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   46 Fiddlehead Bay Road, Chestertown, NY 12817
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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stamford ct
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful adirondack style house on a private lake. Room was beautiful. Breakfast fairly standard nothing great. A bit out of the way location. While we had no complaints, we felt the room was very overpriced at nearly $500 a night for a b&b.

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Clarks Summit, PA
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16 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at The Fern Lodge in the Forest Room which was absolutely lovely. The lodge is beautiful...surrounded by woods and sits right on the lake. The Forest Room is on the lower level and you can walk right out onto a path leading down to the lake. The room has it's own private fire pit and... More

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Detroit, Michigan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights in the Birch Room and found everything as portrayed...and better. Lovely setting on a nice lake. The lodge is beautiful, well landscaped and extremely well appointed for guest enjoyment. The owners and staff are Incredible and 100% accommodating. Boat rides in the evening, sauna and neat theater with honor bar in lower level. Great breakfast looking... More

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Rochester, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is a gem in the Adirondacks. We absolutely loved our stay in the Cedar room! We came here on our honeymoon a day after being married :) It was the perfect escape from all of the stress of the wedding. Our room had a spacious bathroom complete with rain head steamer shower and Jacuzzi tub. The king sized bed... More

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St. Louis, MO
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

My wife and I spent 3 days at the Fern Lodge, and had an extraordinarily good experience. It is a stunning property, and the service was perfect. The breakfasts were so good, we weren't able to eat lunch! We considered staying at a luxury resort on Lake George, and in fact visited it when we were on our stay. While... More

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sharonChestertown, Owner at The Fern Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves! More

Clinton, Connecticut
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72 reviews 72 reviews
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

My husband was searching for a place near Lake George and decided to try this one.A little difficult to find but when we did Wow! Tucked away we saw a timber lodge on a lake, huge great room complete with moose head over the fireplace, comfy leather couches, beautiful Henckley table and chairs set for breakfast , adjoining porch, our... More

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sharonChestertown, Owner at The Fern Lodge, responded to this review

We are so happy you enjoyed yourselves! Thanks for the lovely review- I couldn't have written a better one myself! Make sure you do use our directions and not your GPS…. If you would like a tv in your room ask for "Forest", "Cedar" or "Birch". I'm glad you liked my breakfasts- but Chef Chris' breakfasts are a very hard... More

Sudbury, Massachusetts
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44 reviews 44 reviews
33 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

It's all been said before, but I couldn't help but chime in. The Fern Lodge is spectacular. Sharon and Greg are wonderful innkeepers who are really, genuinely happy to have to you in their stay. The lodge is beautifully appointed with all you could need or want in a lakeside mountain home. We stayed in the Cedar room for two... More

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sharonChestertown, Owner at The Fern Lodge, responded to this review

Please come back again and again! It was lovely to meet you…. More

Clifton Park, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

The Fern Lodge is a true jewel in the Adirondacks and I am hesitant to want to share what a gorgeous place this is since it may increase in popularity. My significant other "fell in love" with this exclusive lodge that is not only beautiful but also very comfortable and homey. Sharon and Greg are wonderful hosts who live on... More

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sharonChestertown, Owner at The Fern Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely words. Don't worry about us becoming too popular- we have only 5 rooms and that is all we have any intention of having. We will always have a room for you for a very relaxing romantic getaway! More

Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

I have to say....the place was amazing. The accommodations were beyond fantastic and the hospitality was five star. I would highly recommend the fern lodge to anyone who is looking for that perfect getaway place. Thank you Sharon and Greg for making our time there perfect!!!

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sharonChestertown, Owner at The Fern Lodge, responded to this review

Thank YOU for such a lovely review. Come back soon! Sharon More

Albany, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

My boyfriend & I visited Jan.11-12 and had the most incredible time. Besides the room (Birch) being unbelievable & gorgeous in every way, the staff was beyond top notch. Susan & Brittany and Chef Chris were incredible. So wonderful and just the most accommodating and welcoming staff imaginable. Susan, especially, was a gem- so kind and we had such a... More

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SharonTaylor, Owner at The Fern Lodge, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed yourselves! Susan is a great Innkeeper and we are very proud to have such great people. Glad we could provide you with a 4-legged guide-in-training as well, but how did you get her to sit still long enough to take a picture? More

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Address: 46 Fiddlehead Bay Road, Chestertown, NY 12817
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Location: United States > New York > Chestertown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Fern Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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