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Garnet Hill Lodge

PricelineUS$193*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Ithaca, New York
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Spent the weekend at Garnet Hill. Great place to go to relax. The snow was crunchy but the trails for cross country skiing are beautiful. The lodge is clean, quiet and a nice place to go to relax. Try it.

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GarnetHillLodge-NY, General Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your compliments. We have been blessed with a couple of late season snow storms, enabling us to stretch the skiing season to our 110th day! We presently have over 30K open, with 20 trails track set! Let us know when we can help with your future vacation plans as a year round resort. Regards.

New York City, New York
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We've been going on and off to Garnet Hill for the past 25+ years -- pre-children, with little children, teens and now with late teens. We lucked out with late snow for Spring break this year. Garnet Hill has always had one of the most pleasant and spacious cross country skiing grounds in the East, but with the latest change...

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GarnetHillLodge-NY, General Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for your kind words & compliments. The addition of the Pistenbully has enabled us to better care for our trail system, and it is wonderful to hear that there is a notable difference. We agree, Patrick is a wonderful asset to our team here, and we are very fortunate to have his expertise on site. I will...

Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This place is a bit isolated but that makes it gorgeous. You don't need to go far for good food because the restaurant serves excellent quality food. The mobile reception/wifi is patchy but the staff are lovely, rooms are comfortable, spacious and clean, the breakfast is amazing and the surroundings are spectacular. Worth the 5 hour drive from Brooklyn! We...

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GarnetHillLodge-NY, General Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this review

We thank you for your gracious comments and for allowing us to serve you throughout the weekend. It is always a pleasure to be your host, when you just need to get away, unwind and relax. If you have not experienced the Adirondacks during the fairer seasons, I’d love to mention that we offer hiking & biking on our 50k...

Ramsey, New Jersey
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We had a great weekend in the middle of March at the Garnet Hill Lodge! We hiked and xx skied just enough to make our delicious dinners at the restaurant guilt free! We will definitely come back next winter and maybe again in the summer!

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GarnetHillLodge-NY, General Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this review

As always, we are happy and proud to be part of a winning team here at GHL. We thoroughly enjoy making your vacation, whether short or long, winter or summer, spring or fall, a great experience, in hope that you will continue to make us your vacation destination.

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We had a fabulous stay for four days in the middle of March 2017. This rustic lodge is lovely with pine logs and paneling everywhere and attractive stone fireplaces -- especially the one in the main area which was lit every afternoon and evening. Our room overlooked the lake and the mountains beyond it -- a view we couldn't stop...

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GarnetHillLodge-NY, General Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Christopher, It is always pleasing for us to see our guests enjoying all aspects of our amenities. We thank you for all your kind words and for taking the time to let us hear your testimony. It would be our pleasure to assist you with your future vacation plans with us, and to let us show you all we...

Saranac Lake, New York
Reviewed 11 March 2017

In January my husband and I visited Garnet Hill for the first time. It was a splurge for us but we decided it was worth it... stress/hours working, and an upcoming visit for me to family to help out during my mom's surgery... We had a wonderful time. The 24 hour getaway was perfect- romantic, fun, relaxing. We had a...

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GarnetHillLodge-NY, General Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this review

We are always happy to make our guests feel welcome and comfortable. It sounds as though we may have outdone ourselves on your second visit, which makes us all proud to be part of a winning team here at Garnet Hill Lodge. Perhaps your next visit could be during the fairer months; with the birds, flowers & warmer temperatures enticing...

High Point, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 February 2017

The lodge had just exchanged hands when I visited. The property is magnificent with views to mountains and a lake. The fireplaces are made from rocks with garnet sparkling in them-- really unusual. I stayed in the main lodge on the side with no view. It's very rustic. The furnishings were old, frumpy, lumpy, flat pillows, no style to the...

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GarnetHillLodge-NY, General Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Dear 'Paintergurl', We thank you for taking the time for your input, and the compliments of our staff. Since the new ownership last fall, we have been working on upgrading and decor throughout our buildings, one step at a time. Although we have not yet arrived at our final outcome; it is a work in progress. We have also changed...

Rochester, New York
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My 10th year visiting this gem in the Adk to xc ski and snowshoe. Usually spend 4 nites every February and only one year have we not have snow! They are uniquely situated in an area that gets snow when others don't . Well groomed many km of xc trails .... plenty of thrills of downhill slopes to explore ......

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GarnetHillLodge-NY, General Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for all your kind words about our lodge, food, atmosphere, ski shop and trail system. We certainly welcome all comments and suggestions, and thank you for taking the time to let us know yours. We will look forward to hearing from you again. Kind regards.

Englewood, New Jersey
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We wanted to celebrate our anniversary snowshoeing and xc skiing, and the place we usually go to was booked, so we took a chance on Garnet Hill. It had everything we wanted, and a lot more! It's a great old Adirondack Lodge with extensive trails, friendly staff, and really good food! We snowshoed up to the old garnet mine the...

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GarnetHillLodge-NY, General Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Shelley, We are so pleased that we were able to provide you with such a positive experience; especially for a joyous celebration. Please let us know when we can assist you in reserving accommodations again. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had a wonderful time at Garnet Hill this past weekend. We had a snow storm which produced 14 inches of new fallen snow. They were up at 1am grooming trails for us to enjoy the next day. Everyone was friendly and very helpful. Our room was very comfortable.

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GarnetHillLodge-NY, General Manager at Garnet Hill Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Britta L. Thank you so much for your kind words. We are extremely proud and happy to hear that our TEAM is being all that we could hope for, when guests like yourself send us such wonderful reviews. Hope to see you again.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Log House Restaurant
The Log House Restaurant
Cuisines: American, Pub
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast Available
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the mountains of upstate New York, near the Hudson River and Gore Mountain, our four-season Adirondack hotel and resort envelopes you in a relaxed and free mountain lifestyle. In the winter, we’re a premiere center for Adirondack cross country skiing and snowshoeing. In spring, summer and fall we provide access to a wide range of warm weather activities including hiking, swimming, paddling, mountain biking, whitewater rafting and a host of local attractions. All year round the lodge and resort function as a unique event venue, with an outstanding restaurant, cozy pub, and beautiful grounds. Our restaurant and pub, as well as our balcony guest rooms, look out on pristine Thirteenth Lake and the beautiful Siamese Ponds Wilderness. We offer four pet-friendly rooms and a variety of walking trails that dogs love. Garnet Hill is a refuge from the pace and pressure of everyday life. Our rustic environment invites you to step back to more tranquil times. Our menu is prepared with wholesome ingredients made from scratch, served in a natural, peaceful setting. We want our guests to relax and unwind during their stay with us, enjoying life lived on simpler terms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Garnet Hill Lodge

Address: 39 Garnet Hill Rd, North River, NY 12856
Region: United States > New York > North River
Price Range: €147 - €213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Garnet Hill Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“Could view the lake!”
lori4island, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the west side of the main lodge have balconies with a fine view of the lake and the mountains in the distance.”
christopherpd, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Balcony... the view made the room special... lodge... voices do carry through floor mostly... but not bad.”
erogerscello, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Get a view side room or a separate cabin.”
paintergurl, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get a balcony room facing the beautiful lake!”
shelleyvla, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
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