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Gentleman Johnny's Motel

3057 Lake Shore Drive, Lake George, NY 12845
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Ranked #58 of 89 Hotels in Lake George
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
Deborah H Mansura, Louisiana
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed a couple of nights. Although clean, the place is old and dilapidated. The air conditioner did not blow cold air even at the highest setting. The refrigerator was unplugged and it never got cold enough to chill 6 cans of soda. The soda machine took my money, didn't give soda or refund my money. The front desk did... More 

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Mansura, Louisiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gentleman Johnny's has the rustic feel of Old Lake George. It is only 1 1/2 miles from Lake George Village, without the high prices! Though the buildings are of older construction, it was clean and well kept, and very comfortable! The breakfast provided was very simple; bagels or toast with cheese and coffee, but suited me I didn't have opportunity... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Booked this place for a last minute event. It was clean and served the purpose because we didn't spend much time in the room but the bed was comfortable and the we were the only people at the place. It needs to be updated and appears "tired" but with a little love and some investment into the property could be... More 

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Adams, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This place has definitely been "lived in" but it was clean, comfortable, everything worked fine, and best of all for me, was able to accommodate my family of 6 in one 2-bedroom suite. It's hard to find places that can sleep six, and I am so glad I found Gentleman Johnny's. There was parking right outside the room, a picnic... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

My family and I spent three nights at Gentleman Johnny`s Motel. The motel was nice. The grounds were nice and we were able t o build a camp fire on the grounds. They have a nice pool but we did` nt use it due to the weather. The room was spacious but did not provide you with any amendies. They... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Stayed here one night prior to 4 nights at another property and it wasn't a great experience. Everything is old and worn at this property. Beds are hard and covered with very old spreads. TV is an older type and the bathroom toilet broke with the first flush. Stand-up shower was cramped and carpet was first generation outdoor carpet and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed here 6 yrs ago so booked again for 4 days . stayed in rooms 6&7 there were 6 of us. Rooms were clean beds comfy. Nancy was friendly and welcoming as usual. Pool beautiful grounds clean and well maintained. Only problem we had and not any fault of owners or staff was the guy next to one of... More 

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lancashire uk
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Booked a 'suite' for a weeks stay, stayed one night. Bed linen was clean and fresh and location good but these were the only 2 positive points. Room small, needs totally updating, bathroom looked okay initially but when you really looked it needed a good clean. The kitchen, well, DIRTY. Blind greasy, over stove extractor fan - grease dripping off... More 

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Newburgh, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The room at Gentleman Johnny's was cozy (stayed in #1 this time which is one of their better rooms), and the staff members here were very friendly and hospitable. Their pool is absolutely beautiful (with views of the lake) and I hope to visit again next summer.

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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We stayed here for one night, for the price and location we overlooked the minor complaints of the hotel. We honestly didn't mind any issues because it's such a low price and convenient to get to. We stayed in the bigger rooms, the living room had an extra two beds and the kitchen was nice too.

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