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The Otesaga Resort Hotel

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North Royalton, Ohio
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13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed here two nights to see my nephew play at Cooperstown Dreams Park. When I was researching hotels, the grounds of the Otesaga looked amazing - trust me when I say the photos don't do it justice for how beautiful it is in person. I'd return to this property just for the views from the veranda or the benches... More 

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Unadilla, New York
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34 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We lived in Cooperstown for several years a long time ago and we return every summer for a few visits. We have stayed there, eaten there, and walked around the grounds many times. It is always lovely. The staff are as pleasant and helpful as one could possibly want. The food is very good to excellent -- we most often... More 

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Thank 565polly_G
OtesagaHotelMgmt, Manager at The Otesaga Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 565polly_G., Thank you for your return visits and loyalty, we truly appreciate the time you took to share your kind comments, the staff will be so happy to read your review! Summer is a great time to visit, having lunch on the patio or dinner on the veranda is a guest favorite. Thank you for visiting and we hope... More 

north chicago
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22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been to Ctown once before with my older son and did the team house thing. It was fine but not nice, not relaxing, not a vacation. The Otesaga is only a few dillars more but is a whole different level. The resort is an older destination hotel with history and elegance bit has several restaurants, several bats, a... More 

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Thank rebecca1515
OtesagaHotelMgmt, Manager at The Otesaga Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rebecca1515, Thank you for your review, we're thrilled to read that you enjoyed your stay during your recent return visit to Cooperstown. Guests do enjoy the convenience of having everything in one place so they can spend the time relaxing and enjoying their getaway. We hope you got the time to experience all that the resort has to offer.... More 

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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of three really enjoyed our stay at the Otesaga. It feels like stepping back in time. It's beautiful, the scenery is breathtaking, and we were very happy here. We were upgraded to a lake suite which was fantastic and very luxurious. We all slept really well - great mattresses and the room was very quiet despite being very... More 

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Thank Shannan Y
OtesagaHotelMgmt, Manager at The Otesaga Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Shannan Y., What a delight to read that you had such a wonderful stay at The Otesaga, thank you very much for sharing your review, the feedback is great and we couldn't be more pleased knowing that you felt very happy here. Guests love our breakfast buffet and the culinary team makes every effort to offer the freshest products,... More 

Reykjavik, Iceland
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117 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a perfectly breezy Sunday. The buffet spread is everything you could possibly want for brunch. Sat outside with a view of the lake. Excellent and attentive service. Definitely the go-to-place for Sunday brunch when visiting Cooperstown.

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Thank Westcoastboy181
OtesagaHotelMgmt, Manager at The Otesaga Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Westcoastboy181, We're thrilled to read your review about your recent visit to the Glimmerglass Sunday brunch, thank you for visiting The Otesaga, we're glad that you enjoyed the brunch so much. We'll make sure to share your comments with the culinary team. Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and we hope you'll visit us again... More 

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40 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My large group were in town for a baseball tournament and went here for a dinner.We were pleasantly surprised..We were set up out on the lawn with white tables,chairs and table cloths.Our view of the lake was beautiful and the staff was wonderful ..Out of over 30 people i heard no complaints,but mostly surprises of how good everything was..I did... More 

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Thank njlocal510
OtesagaHotelMgmt, Manager at The Otesaga Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Njlocal510, Your review about your dinner experience at The Otesaga is much appreciated, thank you for taking the time to share your comments, the staff will be so happy to read your feedback. The golf course is a must when visiting Cooperstown, rated one of the best in NY state, guests rave about its scenic views and challenging holes.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

On a recent short stay in Cooperstown we stayed at the Otesaga and were taken with its attention to keeping every aspect of the hotel immaculate, the courtesy and professionalism of its staff and the comfort of the room. I even emailed a request for the information on what brand mattress we slept on..that's how comfortable it was..Response to the... More 

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Thank Jeanette J
OtesagaHotelMgmt, Manager at The Otesaga Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jeanette J., It's great to read that your enjoyed your stay at the Otesaga during your recent visit, we truly appreciate the time you took to share your comments on Tripadvisor, thank you. The beds receive glowing reviews and we couldn't be more pleased knowing that you enjoyed it as well. We will make sure to share your kind... More 

Burnt Hills, New York
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54 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is really cool....for such an old resort. What makes it a great date night or special occasion place is that there is some much going on there. Have a cocktail inside, outside, or on the balcony. Any where you go you'll have a great view of Otsego Lake in a lush and beautiful setting. Then get a bottle... More 

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Thank rick s
OtesagaHotelMgmt, Manager at The Otesaga Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rick S., We couldn't have said it better, thank you for recommending the Otesaga! We're glad that you enjoyed your the various dining experiences available at the resort. The Otesaga is indeed a great place to enjoy 107 years of rich history and the spectacular views of the lake and surroundings. Please do visit us again soon. Thank you... More 

Aiken, South Carolina, United States
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98 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Otesaga several times and have always enjoyed it. The food is good, service is good, golf is great and the scenery cannot be beat. We always look forward to sitting out on the veranda for a drink before dinner. The golf staff is always helpful too. It's expensive but worth it. Lake view rooms are... More 

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Thank citidwel
OtesagaHotelMgmt, Manager at The Otesaga Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Citidwel, What a great summary of your recent return visit to the Otesaga, thank you for your loyalty, we're so happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. The team will be thrilled to read your comments. Breakfast is truly a guest favorite with all its bountiful selection of freshly prepared in-house menu items and we're happy... More 

Syracuse,NY
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was luxury the minute you entered the parking lot only to be wowed upon entrance to the gorgeous lobby.All staff were superior. The Luncheon Buffet was stellar...add in the hospitality of the Wait staff...the presentation of the food stations and the main event of the variety of the foods. The landscaping just added to the bliss of the visit...especially... More 

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Thank DianaSyracuse_NY
OtesagaHotelMgmt, Manager at The Otesaga Resort Hotel, responded to this review

Dear DianaSyracuse_NY, Wow, what a glowing review of your recent visit to The Otesaga, thank you for taking the time to share your kind comments, the staff will be so happy to read your feedback, it is much appreciated. Nothing beats an afternoon on the veranda sitting on a rocking chair and enjoying the views of the lake. You're correct,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Food & drink at the hotel
Hawkeye Bar & Grill
Hawkeye Bar & Grill
Cuisines: American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Otesaga Resort Hotel is the Historic Grand Resort of Cooperstown, NY, overlooking the majestic Lake Otsego and providing exceptional accommodations, excellence service, and an elegant atmosphere since 1909. The resort is located just a short walk from Cooperstown main attractions, including the Baseball Hall Of Fame, The Fenimore Art Museum and The Farmers' Museum, and provides exclusive packages for everyone in the family. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Otesaga Resort Hotel

Address: 60 Lake St., Cooperstown, NY 13326-0311
Location: United States > New York > Cooperstown
Price Range: $357 - $580 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Otesaga Resort Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 132
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Also Known As:
The Otesaga Hotel Cooperstown
Otesaga Hotel Cooperstown
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Cooperstown
#3 Romantic Hotel in Cooperstown
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