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The Balsam Motel & Cottages

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“short walk”(7 reviews)
“public beach”(4 reviews)
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

We work looking for a quick getaway for a few nights and my wife found this hidden gem that really impressed us! They offer rustic but well-equipped log cabin style cottages (& hotel rooms) in a wooded setting that were immaculately clean, with comfortable beds,...More

1  Thank DomFromEGB
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The Balsam Cottage is a wonderful get-away for a week's vacation at Lake George. The trees and flowers and overall privacy of the property are amazing. We picked the Balsam Motel & Cottages because they welcomed dogs and found-out that the property has no equal...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This was my husband and I first trip to Lake George, NY. We went with friends who had been there many times. We lucked out and were able to get a room at the Balsam from 1st to the 4th of July. Rooms were very...More

1  Thank 19Judy58
Reviewed 14 May 2017

George & Suzanne are the nicest hosts in the area, they LOVE animals & loved ours as well.It is right in Canada street, one block from town. Pool is clean & heated as well.Picnic tables & grills.Great

2  Thank Barbie D
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We visit Lake George several times a year and the Balsam is our favorite place to stay! The location is perfect, and George and Suzanne are so welcoming. You feel like you're in the woods, yet the village is right there, and there is lake...More

2  Thank Vickiscrubs
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$57 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in Lake George
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$57 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in Lake George
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"All cabins were nice but the lower ones (further from office) are farther from road. we'd choose either..."
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"ANY of their rooms are great."
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"stayed in the hotel nice and clean good sized"
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"All the rooms are great, but if you can, book cottage 2, just not during the weeks we want it :-)"
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