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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This hotel is geared up for Christmas. Santa does breakfast with the kids on Saturday and Sunday. Beautiful setting right on the lake, decked out for Christmas. Free breakfast each morning. Nice room, many choices. Plenty to do in Old Forge. Horse and wagons rides. Light parade, tree lighting and plenty of shopping. Wonderful fairy land to take the kids.... More 

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3 reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Simple and clean rooms. No problems checking in late. Friendly staff and wonderful balcony to just chill. Would recommend and/stay again. Particularly enjoyed booklet of recommendations of things to do in the area.

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1 Thank Sam S
General M, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We're happy to know that the Guest Services binder was useful to you. There is so much information in the books and guests sometime overlook them that it is good to hear when they have been enjoyed! We're also happy to hear that you found your accommodations and the balcony off your room pleasant as... More 

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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

The views were breathtaking (2nd weekend in October), the staff helpful & friendly. The rooms were nicely decorated with comfortable mattresses. Common area with reading material, coffee offers another great view. Breakfast was included (more than adequate). Would recommend!

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1 Thank Susan V
General M, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to review our hotel. We can't tell you enough how we love hearing that our guests had a great stay! Hopefully you can return again! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We Stayed Here In Oct .2016 It Was Absolutely Beautiful ~ Huge Room With Water Front View & Balcony ~ Very Clean~ Staff Was Professional & Courteous ~ Breakfast Was Delicious ~ Beautiful Gathering Room With View If Lake & Stone Fireplace ~

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1 Thank Amy R
General M, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments! We work hard to ensure our guests the best stay possible. Seeing your review gives us pride in our work and I will be sure to share with our staff! More 

oneonta, new york
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21 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The hall to the rooms smells musty and looks dingy. Once in the room, it was clean and the beds were comfortable. The view of the lake and the little balcony were a treat. The breakfast is adequate, the staff is very accommodating, and the lounge area is very pleasant. Handicapped facilities are available.

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1 Thank oneontaretiree
General M, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

So glad you enjoyed your accommodations, the staff, and the Continental Breakfast. Thank you for your review. I will take a closer look into the hallways to see about your comment and what may need to be done.... We are always looking to improve where we can. More 

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49 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

After labor day there's plenty of room and parking. Nice place to crash the night before the 90miler start. It's right on the lake, nice view. Very good location. The one drawback is that the front desk closes at 9:00pm. But the continental breakfast is ready at 6am. I'd definitely stay again. Clean room, comfortable beds.

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1 Thank Bill H
General M, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Dear 90-Miler, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We specially had the breakfast ready for you at 6:00 am that morning because of the Canoe Classic event. After Labor Day on weeknights (in your case Thursday night) we close the Front Desk at 9:00, but arrangements are made for late arrivals and/or if you have any... More 

Bradford, New York
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed two nights here the people were great. Room was very clean and comfy. We forgot our jackets and hotel called us before we got home and arranged to have jackets shipped to us. I was amazed they did that for us. Will stay again. Sally

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1 Thank John J
General M, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for staying with us at Water's Edge Inn. We try to call our guests who have checked out and left something behind as soon as we can in case we can catch them while they might still be in town. We are glad we were able to return your items to you. We look forward to... More 

Oswego, New York
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

The hotel was not bad, a nice view from the King Lake View was worth the extra cost. I would stay away from the Park View first floor rooms as they are a view of the parking lot and you would need to have your blinds closed while in the room. The room was a bit cramped with dated furniture,... More 

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General M, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Water's Edge Inn. The Lake View King Suites were just newly remodeled. Everything in the room is new... the furniture, carpeting, paint, mattresses, triple sheeting, deep soaking tubs, light fixtures...everything. Sorry you found the furniture to be dated. In addition to the suite overlooking the lake, it is divided so that there is... More 

Hilton, New York
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22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Stayed one day and found staff,room and facilities to be very good. Great continenal breakfast and good location if you are on first floor. It was just across the lobby for us Great location and views. will definitely go again

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1 Thank bradyb5383
General M, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your stay! Glad to hear that you will be back. We try our best to accommodate our guest's requests so please be sure to mention the location you like to stay in. More 

Camillus, New York
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49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Another stay at this well located motel. Kids can easily walk to water park and then go karts at night. Many restaurants within easy walk so no driving needed at night. King suite has a very nice new bathroom and plenty of room overall. Staff at front desk is very accomadating, esp Jody. We will be back again.

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General M, General Manager at Water's Edge Inn, responded to this review

Great to hear!! Jody is especially happy to see her name mentioned here as she aims to give guests the best stay possible and it is fun to hear when that happens. Thanks again! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have something for everyone! We offer an ideal atmosphere for all types of visitors to the Old Forge area: families, singles, couples and business travelers. We offer 11 different types of rooms and suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Water's Edge Inn

Address: 3188 State Route 28, Old Forge, NY 13420
Region: United States > New York > Old Forge
Price Range: ₹ 8,549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 77
Also Known As:
Water`s Edge Hotel Old Forge
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“Lake view.”
 of 5 bubbles Patk168, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“First floor near lobby very convenient. Get lake view.”
 of 5 bubbles bradyb5383, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a lake front room with a porch.”
 of 5 bubbles ur2000, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Get a room that faces the lake!!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Lindalee7463, 10 Aug 2016 | Read review
“No elevator, so plan on stairs when you pack.”
 of 5 bubbles djmonnat11, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
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