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The Inn at Erlowest

3178 Lake Shore Drive, Lake George, NY 12845
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Ranked #3 of 27 Lake George B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Frandis Dublin Ireland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin Ireland
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112 reviews 112 reviews
42 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a fabulous hotel, a little pricey but if you are looking for something special then this is the place to stay, with rooms overlooking the lake, just a couple of miles from the town centre. An old country house/castle built in 1910 with 10 suites all completely different and all furnished in traditional style with lovely furniture, drapes... More

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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this most beautiful B&B for two nights and driving up to the property is just beautiful. Looks like a real castle. The staff could not have been nicer, and very helpful. We were on the second floor in the "Howe" room and it couldn't have been more comfortable. Room was spacious and I had never seen so... More

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durango, co
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I celebrated our 10 year anniversary at the inn for one night. We had a perfect time and were treated so well by all the staff. We were upgraded to the Erlowest Suite and it was BEAUTIFUL! We were there in May, midweek. The cheese and wine tray you receive upon arrival was delicious and really made... More

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Lake George, New York
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our son was married 2 weeks ago at the Inn At Erlowest. Most of our family and friends stayed both at the Inn and Suncastle Resort. Alexis and her staff at the Inn were an absolute delight to work with. They knocked it out of the park!! The staff was extremely friendly and very accommodating to us all. The personal... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful place to stay as long as you keep a few things in mind. Weekends are always booked for weddings - as in Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. This may be "no big deal" or it could be "I didn't expect this much noise". That is why the weekends are booked 6 months in advance - it's all wedding parties. If... More

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Ottawa, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently took my 85 year old Mother on a road trip to the Lake George area. For three glorious nights we stayed at the Inn at Erlowest. We had saved and scrimped in order to afford our stay. It did not disappoint, it was worth every penny. The staff were amazing, so friendly and warm, like most Americans. The... More

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Central Vermont
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Inn at Erlowest is hard to characterize. Gothic castle-like it overlooks Lake George with multiple decks and a fire placed patio facing the lake. Everything suggests solidity and elegance from the furniture, the massive front door and the dining room (more on that later). Parking is convenient and the staff well trained and very helpful. We had to change... More

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Windsor Locks, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I recently stayed at the Inn at Erlowest and we both came away very impressed. The decor was both elegant and welcoming, and our room, which included a lovely view of the lake, was amazing. We were welcomed to our room upon arrival by champagne and a plate of cheese, crackers and fruit. After turn-down, we were... More

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Somerville, Massachusetts
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21 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I've never stayed at the Inn at Erlowest, but I've attended two weddings there. It is a truly beautiful place that in many ways transports you to a different time. The main ballroom is lovely, with large doors looking out over Lake George. There is also a charming little bar that reminds me of a library. I think the best... More

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Lake Luzerne, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

I married the man of my dreams at the location of my dreams on May 31, 2014. The castle is an elegant and peaceful location for any special event. The food and decor were perfect. Every detail was handled expertly by the staff, especially Alexis Wallace and Laurie Jones. I truly felt like a princess and was treated like one.... More

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Address: 3178 Lake Shore Drive, Lake George, NY 12845
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Location: United States > New York > Lake George
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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The Inn at Erlowest, a Queen Anne style stone castle, has recently been meticulously transformed from a private residence into a luxurious ten suite Four Diamond inn and gourmet Restaurant. Originally built in 1898 by Mr. Edward Morse Shepard, it was part of "Millionaires Row" in the Adirondack Park on Lake George in upstate New York. ... more   less 
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