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The Lake House

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Reviewed 8 August 2015

This hotel is located in the past resort area for the elite. It is a great lodge with simple but comfortable rooms. The hotel has a good terrace restaurant overlooking the lake which services excellent meals. Their black and blue burger was tasty and the...More

1  Thank melanies668
Response from Christine C, Owner at The Lake HouseResponded 19 August 2015

Chef Michael is an award winning executive chef who has created a menu that pleases our guests. Thanks for having dinner with us and for staying us. We felt it was important to maintain the style of a by-gone era when remodeling the hotel and...More

Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

Room was good had three beds one room which was fine. TV was maybe a 15" very small! Beds were fine air was fine. Bathroom needs some hooks for clothes to hang or a table or shelf for DO, brush, hairspray, toothpaste etc... No place...More

Thank Weinzapfel
Response from Christine C, Owner at The Lake HouseResponded 5 August 2015

We appreciate the positive feedback and the suggestions. We have made all of the improvements you suggested. It is very nice to get constructive criticism that can be implemented. Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your business.

Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

We shared the cottage with another family. There were 7 of us total. Plenty of sleeping room. Our boys were playing basbeall at Cooperstown Dreams Park. The drive to the Dreams Park is 27-30 minutes. Gorgeous scenery along route. Fishing was enjoyed off the docks....More

Thank gena j
Response from Christine C, Owner at The Lake HouseResponded 5 August 2015

We are glad you enjoyed your stay- it is a relaxing atmosphere. We will make a check-out sheet. We really just expect you to have a good time and when you leave we take care of the details to get it ready again for the...More

Reviewed 27 June 2015

the pork belly was fantastic. The burger was very RAW inside. The waitress's had no uniforms and looked like they were going to clean house, not wait on tables. The rest room was old The yews had dead branches on them, Burdock was growing by...More

Thank gordon s
Response from Christine C, Owner at The Lake HouseResponded 28 June 2015

Thanks for your review and comments. Our waitresses wear black and white or black and black- we do not have standardized uniforms. The building is old- built in 1843 and we try to reflect and respect its era with furnishings and lighting. Winter was brutally...More

Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

loud ( noise all night long), dirty, creepy ( knife in the wall outside of our room), no hot water, rusty dock ( not great for letting the kids go swimming in the lake). The staff was accomodating but this place was overall very uncomfortable...More

5  Thank Jenrka
Response from Christine C, Owner at The Lake HouseResponded 28 June 2015

Our goal is that our guests have a friendly, comfortable and memorable stay. We are sorry that you were disappointed. We do spend our days cleaning and our docks are made of wood so they do not rust. so I do apologize for any discrepancies....More

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US$83 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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US$83 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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