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Inn At Lake Joseph

162 Saint Josephs Road, Forestburgh, NY 12777
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Ranked #1 of 2 Forestburgh B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rartian, NJ
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115 reviews 115 reviews
27 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed in the Hemlock room in the cottage building. It was nice and comfy - rustic and warm with a country feeling to match the setting. This B&B has lots of amenties that you usually only find at a resort - a swimming pool, hiking trails, boating on the lake, tennis, and a big lawn for impromtu games. The... More

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Garden City, New York
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were so pleased to receive a gift certificate to this Inn, but were so disappointed in the quality of this establishment. We have stayed in many B&B's and while they are all "old", none of them were as shabby as this! We stayed in the Cardinal room and I don't think it has been updated since Cardinal Hayes stayed... More

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ivan066, Owner at Inn At Lake Joseph, responded to this review

We’re sorry this guest had a poor experience at our Inn and would like to respond to her issues. With regard to her feeling that her guest room had not been updated and appeared shabby, we’re at a bit of a loss to understand this guest’s response. The Inn is an old building, but we’re meticulous with cleaning each and... More

Ridgefield, Connecticut
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from a four-night stay at the Inn at Lake Joseph. The Inn is absolutely charming. The cottage we stayed in was fabulous. It came with a Jacuzzi, kitchenette and barbecue on a deck. The staff was excellent. The Inn runs like a well-oiled machine. The food was fresh and delicious. The nearby lake is pristine and quiet.... More

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Pennington, New Jersey
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our stay here. We were in the Tack Room, which is a lower floor room in the carriage house. The room has a two-person bathtub, a king bed with very comfortable sheets, a 2 person shower, an air conditioner and a gas fireplace, as well as sitting chairs, a table and chairs, fridge, coffee maker and microwave. We loved... More

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Brooklyn, New York
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third time back to the Inn. We have always found the folk's here to be friendly and helpful. Their morning breakfast is second to none and what they provide you for lunch can keep you filled beyond supper. If you like outdoor activity, this is your place. They have their own private lake that you can swim,... More

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new york
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18 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Some years have passed since our first visit to the inn-and this time we brought our dog. The inn remains one of my favorite weekend getaways and if you are visiting the lower Catskills it is in a class by itself. Love the fact that you can bring your dog and hike on the inn's trails off leash. The rooms... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Inn at Lake Joseph is wonderful! We stayed in the carriage/cottage house and our room was spacious, very comfortable and immaculate. The staff is all just perfect. Ivan, Matt and Michelle could not have been nicer or more accommodating. It was our first visit to the area so we had a lot of questions and everyone was so helpful.... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This is a lovely historic property (formerly a Cardinal's retreat) in an idyllic setting that has been nicely restored and upgraded without eliminating the original character and charm. The resident owners are a New York couple who cater to their guests with enthusiasm and attention to detail. This is not a place to cheap out but the value is there... More

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New York City, New York
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

We spent a long weekend at the inn and it was absolute perfection. The room was cozy and very clean. The only thing that would have made it better would have been curtains we could have closed over the blinds since they didn't keep much light out come morning. The inn itself was welcoming and comfortable. Everyone was super nice.... More

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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7 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

My husband and I needed a getaway but wanted someplace close to home as we didn't want to travel far; we live in Ulster County so Sullivan County was the perfect choice. We made a great decision to book our stay at Inn at Lake Joseph. The hospitality from start to finish was wonderful. We were greeted by Michelle and... More

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Address: 162 Saint Josephs Road, Forestburgh, NY 12777
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Location: United States > New York > Catskill Region > Forestburgh
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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The Inn, with working fireplaces, whirlpool baths and private sundecks, is located high in the Catskill Mountains on a 250-acre private lake. Like resort lodging, the Inn provides a variety of summer and winter recreational facilities, including access to a health and fitness spa. But unlike larger hotels, the Inn, with just 17 guestrooms, is a luxurious, yet informal, casual country retreat that assures guests a relaxing, private, rustic mountain lake environment. Very much like the Berkshires, White Mountains, Adirondacks and Poconos, the Catskills surrounding the Inn offer spectacular scenes of lakes and rivers, as well as hiking trails with views of majestic peaks and isolated waterfalls. However, unlike these other regions, the Inn is no more than 2 hours from New York City. ... more   less 
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