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Canoe Island Lodge

144, Diamond Point, Lake George, NY 12824
Canoe Island Lodge
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Staten Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This Lodge exceeded my expectations. The meals were excellent and the staff was very friendly. I must mention Carla who whenever I had contact with her she went out of her way to help A great place for families with plenty of activities for the kids. They have a private Island which is accessed by a shuttle boat all day... More 

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New York City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a simple, safe, family oriented location on Lake George for a vacation, the Canoe Island Loge is a very good pick. The log cabins/lodges are right on the lake with a small beach. In additon, the Lodge has it's own private island right in Lake George. They offer free sailing, etc. Activities for kids. Breakfast... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I have been to CIL over ten times--and each time is great. The lake is beautiful and clean. I learned to water ski and sail on this lake. Breakfast and dinner are included, while lunch is available for purchase. I'd recommend eating lunch at the Windjammer. The hotel owns their own island, and owns many boats which can take you... More 

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north salem, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

My family loves to spend time at Lake George each summer. We usually go to the Sagamore every year but found it hard to pay $1,000 night for a room that accommodates 4 people comfortably so we decided to try something new. We don't like the chaos of Lake George Village so we found Canoe Island Lodge in Diamond Point,... More 

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South Windsor, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

My family stayed here for a week in July 2014. This is a 1st year, so we were in the Red wood cabins. After you stay one year, you are guaranteed the same room and week the following year as long as you inform them by February that you want to rebook. As other reviews said, breakfast and dinner is... More 

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Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Pack you beach wear and join the fun. This is a traditional summer get away offering a variety of accommodations from hotel rooms to cabins to homes, something for everyone. The pricing includes breakfast and dinner making it one of the few "no hassle" options available. Located midway between LG Village and Bolton Landing the resort has a wonderful waterfront,... More 

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Bronx, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Had a great time at the end-of-summer outing. The food was great and the quantity of it was plentiful. Had fun with family and friends. Very family oriented and seemed quite a good place if you have kids. Not sure how a person traveling solo would fare as it seems set up for couples/families, but I'm sure the owner and... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I've never written a review on tripadvisor before but wanted to say what a brilliant week we had at CIL this summer. Everything was truly amazing and beyond our expectations: the food, the accommodation, the beautiful lake, the activities for kids, the activities for adults, the lovely people who work there. We are trying to work out if we can... More 

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South Windsor, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

The service at Canoe Island Resort is very accommodating. I would say the person responsible for hiring the staff performs their job splendidly. All staff was eager to assist and answer questions and they always wanted to ensure that our needs were met. Keep in mind we stayed at the end of the busy season where staff can get "burned... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

A wonderful place for a family reunion. Lots of fun for the children. They should call themselves Canoe Island Camp! Yet no work for Mother. The meals are included and are delicious. The staff is great and the trips to their own island was great. Including sailboat and water skiing trips. A little pricey but worth it.

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