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The Lake House

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2521 County Highway 22, Richfield Springs, NY 13439
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
alex w Utica, New York
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Omaha, Nebraska
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I will first list the Pro's to staying at the Lake house. Beautiful view of the lake, large enough for our entire baseball team to stay in. The sheets were clean. We built many great memories, staying up late and talking. Con's. This house is very rustic, not cozy, rustic. We could not see to shower in our room. One... More

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Cooperstown, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

All of the parents for my son's baseball team stayed here so we rented the entire place for a full week. The only good thing I can say is that the land that this property sits on is beautiful. The hotel is a complete dump (e.g., water pressure like something you watched on M*A*S*H, cats running wild everywhere - even... More

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Utica, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My family stayed at the Lake House Hotel for 5 days the first week of July. Our room was well maintained with a new bed and bathroom. The lounge was great for our family of six, large enough for all of us since we needed two rooms. We used the canoes and had enough for all of us to use... More

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Elkhorn, Nebraska
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This place is a dump! It's dirty and should be shut down as a hotel property. The week we were there we saw cats roaming the house and kitchen (hence the mouse poop on my pillow!), the water smells like rotten eggs (if you can even get it to come out of the faucet!) and the staff would not even... More

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Fayetteville, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned home from our best get-a-way ever! I and my 2 children, 6 and 8 years old, spent the weekend here. We saw a musical at the nearby Glimmerglass Theater and spent the remainder of the weekend at the Lodge. We loved it! Every bit! The staff not only made us feel "at home", they made us feel special,... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

July 2014-We also were the victim of Gene and his shady dealings, stay AWAY from The Lake House. In our case he called on Friday to give us a different address to check into claiming the other address was his 'corporate headquarters and NOT a hotel"! Needless to say we wound up at the 'annex' where his staff cheerfully informed... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Do Not Be Confused! You may think you are booking at The Lake House only to find out you are at The Baseball Hotel. The week of June 29 to July 4, my grandson was invited to play at All Star Village, Cooperstown with his former team. This was a last minute invitation and thus there was not much time... More

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Rochester, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After I booked the reservations 3 months ago, I had approximately 7 communications with Gene, each time as confusing as the first. I had absolutely no confidence that I would actually have a room once I arrived with my family. Someone greeted us and after searching the computer for quite some time they were able to give us rooms. I... More

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Tuscola, Illinois
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were completely confused upon arrival. When we tried to check in, the guy at the cluttered desk could not find our info. After a search on the computer with no luck, and after consulting another young gentleman, our info was located in an envelope among a stack of others. We were told to wait because they had to locate... More

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Redwood City, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

I was in the Utica area this past week and saw a tv commercial for a concert this past saturday night in Richfield Springs,I contacted the Lakehouse and found they had a vacancy.When I arrived I was surprised as I was greeted by the owner as we spoke for a few minutes I learned that the Lakehouse has been around... More

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Christine C, Owner at The Lake House, responded to this review

Thanks for the kind words- we love the Lake House and feel like custodians of a great place that will continue long after we are gone. We are glad that you enjoyed yourself, too. Come often! More

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Address: 2521 County Highway 22, Richfield Springs, NY 13439
Location: United States > New York > Richfield Springs
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — The Lake House 3*
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Also Known As:
The Lake House Hotel Richfield Springs
The Lake Hotel
Lake Hotel Richfield Springs

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The Lake House is a charming and historic inn located on the shores of Canadarago Lake, 15 minutes from Cooperstown. Resembling the Great Camps of the Adirondacks, it is a relaxing place for lunch/dinner on the lake and to stay while in Baseball Country. Consider the Lake House for a family reunion, corporate retreat or romantic vacation. Also available is a private lakeside cottage with dock space. Great fishing, sunsets, weekly rates. Astonishingly affordable. Check out our newest performance stage! ... more   less 
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