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Millville, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately for us our phone service did not work in this area so I could not read the reviews of the Lake House. We had driven for 7 hours up from southern NJ and we were just anxious to find a place to stay. I should have trusted my instincts when I walked in...first there was no one to be... More 

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

Thank you for your recent visit. I read with both interest and concern your comments about your experience. We believe that all customers not only have the right to complain about all businesses but that such criticism is instrumental in helping all business to continue to strive to be their very best. Therefore, thank you for your constructive criticism. As... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was awesome. They have a section of the lake that you can swim in and everything. Crystal clear water. "The staff was friendly and helpful". What other people have said about creaky floors and older building are true. Still, the room was more than up to any standard and is full of antiques and Tiffany lights are all... More 

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

We deeply appreciate your very positive review of our business. We are very pleased that you got to enjoy many favorite aspects of what we have to offer. It is always most rewarding to hear directly from our customers and especially those willing to provide their positive perspective with the online world and beyond. Please revisit us soon and often. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming Lodge in a beautiful location on Lake Candarago, a few minutes' drive from Glimmerglass Opera. Clean, comfortable room. Lakeside setting for eating complimentary continental breakfast and for pedal boating. Just lovely. It was beautiful. Wish we had planned to stay longer.

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

Thank you for both your patronage and for posting such generous comments regarding our business. We work very hard to ensure that we please wonderful customers like you. Thank you for validating that we are accomplishing that goal. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We rented a couple of rooms at this hotel so we could enjoy a favorite band of ours that was playing at the Lake House. We had visited the restaurant previously and were excited to see that they also rented rooms. The hotel portion of the Lake House is very quaint and has a camp-like atmosphere, which we were excited... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

More like a B&B than a hotel. Room was about the size of kids bedroom. Hardwood floors were nicely refinished. Attached bathroom was adequate; shower was dark, no light. A/C was in window type that was turned on shortly before our arrival. Basic bedding could use updating, but was clean. Room had one queen bed and one conference room type... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2016

I was originally slated to stay at the Baseball hotel but due to electrical problems or so they say, I was transferred to this dump. Apparently, the same people own both of these places. when I arrived , there is no elevator so you need to climb multiple flights of stairs with your luggage. The place smells of cat urine.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here this past weekend. Frankly I did not even intend to write a review about how bad my stay was until I was poking around on trip advisor and Facebook and saw how many blatantly fake reviews are posted by the staff. Stayed here 2 nights last week. The hotel is on a nice lake and has a... More 

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

Thank you for writing your review of our business. We are very concerned with the experience you describe. Rest assured that all reviews, especially critical ones, are treated as top priority by me and our staff. We owe our very existence to how our clientele regard us and we will continue to do everything in that relentless pursuit. More 

Hartwick
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We used to enjoy this place. We had our wedding reception here years ago. Our meal was ok. Our waitress did not seem happy we asked her if everything was ok and she did not answer but seemed better after that. We moved from inside to porch because the flys were all over us. There was a dog and two... More 

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

We consider reviews by actual customers to be an important part of our business because it reflects upon how well we serve our customers. We will continue to work extremely hard to please everyone who comes through our doors. More 

Alexandria, Virginia
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42 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

The good: Very nice owners, gorgeous lakefront property, pet friendly. While we didn't eat at the restaurant, I heard good reviews of it. The bad: Booking is done by calling in and having your information written down on an index card. When I didn't get a followup to my reservation and called back I had to provide my information again... More 

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

Thank you for choosing us. We appreciate that there are many competitive businesses to ours and therefore we are delighted that you visited us. This is all the more reason why we are very saddened that you did not have the positive experience that you and all of our clientele deserve. Rest assured that we will continue to strive to... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Travelling to see the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame and never hav ing been in the area we do the usual, check out TripAdvisor for restaurants in the area. When we got to the first one it was closed (on a saturday night) the second one wasn't much to look at but we had sighted a sign saying "Lake... More 

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

What a terrific review. You covered virtually every aspect of what we think a customer should be evaluating when choosing a business such as ours. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to seeing you again soon. Thanks again More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 

Additional Information about The Lake House

Address: 2521 County Highway 22, On Lake Street, Richfield Springs, NY 13439-2723
Location: United States > New York > Richfield Springs
Price Range: $137 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Lake House 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
The Lake House Hotel Richfield Springs
The Lake Hotel
Lake Hotel Richfield Springs
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