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Minnewaska Lodge

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   3116 Route 44 / 55, Hudson Valley, Gardiner, NY 12525
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Briancon, France
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We stayed there for one night. Great welcome from Patrick that gave us a superb room. The fitness center is enjoyable. The view on the forest is amazing. A little deer came not far from the terrace. There s a good restaurant across the road. Nous recommandons cet endroit nous y avons passé une très bonne nuit. Il y a... More

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Ballston Spa, New York
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9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

My friend and I just spent a weekend at the lodge and are planning another visit in the spring. The main dining room has tall windows overlooking the cliffs and hot tea, coffee all day. The breakfast was tastey and mostly all homemade (granola was delish). There was an awkward cardboard looking deer above the gas stove that was not... More

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New York City, New York
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

A year before our wedding my fiance and I stayed at several inns in the area in order to make recommendations for guests. Minnewaska Lodge seemed like a decent option for the mid-range budget. We weren't impressed by the spartan-looking rooms, but we liked the environmental rating and it has more accessible architecture (and good sound-proofing) for families and the... More

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New York, New York, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

My friend and I just stayed here for three nights (November 18-21, 2013). I read many good reviews about the place and had a high expectation. Service- Upon arrival, the receptionist (big, tall girl) welcomed us with an angry face without saying hello or welcome. She looked angry the whole time we stayed there. Also, many other girls working there... More

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Silver Spring, Maryland
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49 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

I was here, for the first time, for a small business meeting. I was pleasantly surprised by the airy, light meeting room upon arrival. The fantastic meals, accommodating staff, and spacious, clean room were icing on the cake. I have to emphasize the amazing kitchen; such a treat from typical hotel fare from someone who travels a lot. Of course,... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We really enjoyed our room with the balcony and mountain view. Breakfast was plentiful with many more options than other hotels (oatmeal, quiche, breads, fresh fruit, cereals, yogurts, fresh baked goods). The staff was very well acquainted with the area and was able to offer detailed advice for nearby hiking and eating. The property is beautiful. A very large lawn... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

We had an amazing week long retreat at the Minnewaska Lodge. If you are looking for a place for an inspiring, personal corporate retreat, this place is amazing. We made full use of their back lawn with its comfortable lawn chairs, cozy fire pits and a great view of this epic cliff face that drops down into a beautiful forest.... More

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Hudson Valley, NY
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6 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

The Minnewaska Lodge sits in an amazing location at the base of the cliffs. The place looks great and the staff is nice. Our only problem was that the walls were thin and the place felt a little antiseptic/sterile.

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San Francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

A truly magnificent setting for this well-kept lodge adjacent to Minnewaska State Park. Would love to visit again! Two fire pits on their back lawn surrounded by forest and an epic cliff face. Management is top notch and keeps this place in great shape.

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San Mateo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Just spent an amazing week at the Minnewaska. It was incredible to sit in an adirondack by a fire pit and watch the sun reflect off the cliffs of the 'Gunks overhead. An amazing place to retreat and reflect. Friendly staff, clean, modern rooms, and great facilities.

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Address: 3116 Route 44 / 55, Hudson Valley, Gardiner, NY 12525
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Location: United States > New York > Gardiner
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:3 star — Minnewaska Lodge 3*
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Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Wheelchair access
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Nestled upon 17 acres at the base of the rugged Shawangunk Mountains lies the Minnewaska Lodge, a uniquely designed 26-room property in the quaint town of Gardiner, New York. Surrounded by 25,000 acres of State park preserve, with breathtaking views of the Gunk’s Ridge 1,200 feet above the lodge, this Hudson Valley hotel offers a tranquil boutique experience. Minnewaska Lodge is centrally located just 75 miles North of New York City in the historic Hudson Valley, making it an unparalleled destination among New Paltz hotels for romantic getaways, weddings, reunions, corporate retreats, meetings, parties or small events. Accommodations at the Minnewaska Lodge are comfortable, providing the amenities and services of a fine hotel, with the ambiance of a cozy bed and breakfast. Oak Mission-style furniture and arts and crafts decor create a charming mountain retreat-like setting. ... more   less 
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