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Lakeside Resort

3812 Route 14, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
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Lakeside Resort
Ranked #4 of 9 hotels in Watkins Glen
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Lockport, IL
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My mom and I stayed here with my greyhound during Grapehounds NY, an annual greyhound event, from 7/24-7/27. As others have stated, this isn't really a resort necessarily, but that's made clear by the property photos and description. We stayed in the motel portion as opposed to the cabins. Our room, which had two double beds, a microwave, and a... More

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Toronto, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from a week's stay (July 13-19)j at this delightful resort. It's not really a 'resort' per say but It was exactly what it says -small, charming with wonderful views of Seneca Lake. We stayed in the end unit of the brown buildings. We sat on the porch and looked down on Seneca Lake. The room was clean... More

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New York, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed at this charming little motel on a summer weekend getaway to the Finger Lakes region. It was low-maintenance and just what we were looking for. The location on Lake Seneca was perfect for driving into town, nearby wineries and restaurants and, of course, Watkins Glen State Park. The rooms are delightfully tacky and decorated with... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To call it a Resort is a an overstatement. It does have a wonderful view of the Seneca Lake and close to many Watkins Glen attractions and Race track but that's where the benefits ends. Our room was clean but the mattresses were too hard (even for firm mattress lovers like us) and the shower did not work properly. You... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Well, we WANTED to stay at this hotel, but the not-very-nice-on-the-phone proprietor won't take reservations for single nights. I offered to pay in advance, and he said he would do so if I paid $300 a night for each room.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

I now stayed at the Lakeside Resort for 20 nights, over two years. Wonderful view of the lake, a long lawn framed by trees, the Lake and then a waterfall on the opposite shore. Clean and fully functional rooms with frig and microwave. Reasonable prices. Tony, Jimmy the Lab and Katie the Cat all make a person feel at home.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

This place was so awful we asked for our money back and found another place to stay. The two rooms we were given to pick from were old, run down, and not very clean. The owner kept telling me he gave us a good deal and did us a favor by renting us a room for one night when many... More

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Buffalo, New York
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

This Sept. was our 4th year staying at Lakeside Resort. The first 2 we stayed at the motel, we now reserve a cottage. Both are clean and relaxing. Tony, the owner is terrific! he is always around making sure the guests are well taken care of, There is something for everyone at breakfast and the dining area has magnificent views.... More

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New York City, New York
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

We spent a long weekend with family and friends. It was close to attractions. We had a relaxing, in touch with nature trip. The owner Tony and his best friend Jimmy are unforgettable. Also saw many return customers. You can BBQ here instead of going to restaurants. Nice Place, Great Value!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Stayed here for two nights in the summer. Although this is a no frills older motel with cottages, the rooms and cottages were clean and comfortable. The location is great - a very quick straight shot to the main street in Watkins Glen, close to some of the vineyards. The owner was very accommodating for our special request. The rooms/cottages... More

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Address: 3812 Route 14, Watkins Glen, NY 14891
Location: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Watkins Glen

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