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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were between the Bark Eater and another inn closer to Lake Placid and we were so incredibly happy we picked Bark Eater! We were the only guests and treated like family by Megan, Robin, and Tyler! The property has undergone a massive gut job, so they apparently are pretty new, but I can say with confidence...

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Meghan-Robin-Tyler, General Manager at Bark Eater Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review! I appreciate you taking the time and for being so detailed! We really enjoyed having you both and truly look forward to having you stay with us again! ~Meghan

Sainte-Adele, Canada
Reviewed 21 October 2016

From the moment we stepped out of our car and stood there in awe by the beauty surrounding the Inn, we already felt like we had found a hidden treasure! Starting by the little note that greeted us in the entrance, to the attention to detail in every room, we not only felt at home but were welcomed and looked...

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Meghan-Robin-Tyler, General Manager at Bark Eater Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We're happy you enjoyed your stay and hope you'll come back to ride in the area and stay with us again!

Henderson, New York
Reviewed 8 October 2016

It's difficult to write a review of the Bark Eater Inn because I read the reviews of those that went before me and after our stay I find that I agree with all the previous positive reviews. What can I say that hasn't already been said. All the appropriate adjectives like beautiful, cozy, clean, comfortable, welcoming, have all been used...

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Meghan-Robin-Tyler, Manager at Bark Eater Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review Julie! It was truly our pleasure to host you and your family. We hope you'll come back to stay with us again another time!

West Babylon, New York
Reviewed 4 October 2016

This historic stage coach stop and bed/breakfast is welcoming, comfortable and just all around lovely. The setting is gorgeous and also nicely located for hiking trips (we climbed Mt. Marcy). Hospitality was beyond generous, in small details (comfy pillows on the bed, great cookies at the door) and large (building fires in the hearth for us every night, getting breakfast...

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Meghan-Robin-Tyler, Manager at Bark Eater Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much Norine! We're really glad that you enjoyed your stay with us!

Duanesburg, New York
Reviewed 26 September 2016

My sister and I stayed at the Bark Eater Inn for two nights (and would've stayed forever if they'd let us!). The Inn is a beautifully restored farmhouse, with plank floors, a stone fireplace and cozy sitting porches. What captured my attention, however, were the gardens, which were in full bloom in late September! Breakfast was homemade and locally sourced...

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Meghan-Robin-Tyler, Manager at Bark Eater Inn, responded to this review

Thank you both so much! We were really excited that you got out to explore the grounds and gardens. It was so great to have guests fully using the playground that is our back yard! We hope to see you and maybe your families again sometime!

Setermoen, Norway
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We had the pleasure of staying in the Bark Eater Inn´s cabin while visiting family in the area. The cabin was excellent! Spacious, well-equipped and comfortable bed and atmosphere. The location in the woods gives a wilderness experience with wildlife right outside the door, but while still being close to amenities. Thank you for our pleasant stay!

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Reviewed 3 September 2016

We had another great long weekend at this beautifully restored small inn. The grounds and views are amazing, with gardens, meadows, and a beaver pond all surrounded by the High Peak views. The historic inn and rooms have a lot of character. We slept well every night thanks to the mountain air and luxurious bedding. The location is perfect, close...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 28 August 2016

If there were a Mobile Five Star rating for B&B's, The Bark Eater Inn would be at the top of the list!! Simply put, a Great Camp Era mountain house experience, updated with a modern aesthetic. The Inn is situated among 200 acres of mountain meadows and woodlands with walking paths that provide stunning, rarely seen far eastern views of...

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Reviewed 13 August 2016

Upon arrival to this inn, we were greeted by the owners Ellen & Paul who were extremely warm and welcoming! They immediately offered to show us around the property. The rooms were beautifully redone with plush beds and inviting linens - so comfy you almost don't want to leave the room. The breakfast which is included was homemade by Meghan...

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

Meghan and Robin were gracious hosts. Wonderful farm to table breakfasts. Rooms and amenities were terrific. Excellent job restoring an old Adirondack B&B. We were extremely pleased with our stay and would definitely return for a longer visit. Great oatmeal raison cookies, Meghan!!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast Available

Additional Information about Bark Eater Inn

Address: 124 Alstead Hill Ln, Keene, NY 12942-2501
Region: United States > New York > Keene
Price Range: €171 - €212 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“The Maple room has an amazing view, however it is closer to the kitchen which might not suit the late risers.”
 of 5 bubbles ililajko3, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Maple Room is on the first floor and has a private porch which is perfect for watching the sunrise.”
 of 5 bubbles klohret, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There's a private family suite and individual rooms on the other side of the inn. The rooms were all very sunny, clean and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles krtreportr, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms may be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles NavaTabak, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all rooms a delight!”
 of 5 bubbles cameoFisch208, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
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