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Water's Edge Inn

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3188 State Route 28, Old Forge, NY 13420 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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All reviewswater safaricontinental breakfastparking lot viewinternet servicestay and play packagedouble roomthe breakfast areadirectly across the streetcalypso coveindoor pooladirondack chairstown beachnice balconywater park isbeds were comfortablememorial day weekendlove this place
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a last minute trip to Old Forge, and after reading a lot of reviews on TripAdvisor we finally settled on the Water's Edge Inn. We wanted convenience, and this hotel was perfect for our family of four (two kids ages 5 and 7)....More

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Response from General M, Public Relations Manager at Water's Edge InnResponded 2 weeks ago

So happy to hear about your 5-star experience here at Water's Edge Inn! We're glad to hear that you had a great time here in Old Forge, NY! We love happy guests! Visit us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is totally fine, but wish I could give it a 3.5, it's actually not quite a 4. It's right across the street from the Enchanted Forest Water Park, so is incredibly convenient. It's got a large common room with books and a couple...More

Thank schpidah
Response from General M, General Manager at Water's Edge InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time and reviewing our hotel. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and are very sorry we were unable to accommodate your late check out request; due to our location and the busy Summer season we are not always able...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s great that it’s right across the street from Water Safari/Enchanted Forest. But that’s about it. Inside the rooms are pretty much a Red Roof Inn feel. They are clean so that’s a plus. The double beds are tiny - my kids couldn’t sleep because...More

Thank apr68
Response from General M, General Manager at Water's Edge InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed our location and the cleanliness of our hotel. We do offer other accommodations that feature 2 Queens or a King and Queen Sofa Sleeper if bigger beds are needed. I'm sorry you weren't happy with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Waters Edge is located in town right across from the Water Safari. The location is excellent as it is right on the water and a quick walk to the beach. The room was comfortable. The whole place needs an update. The carpets were wearing...More

Thank Heidi D
Response from General M, General Manager at Water's Edge InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel, we are glad you enjoyed your stay. All of our rooms have been updated in the past few years on a rotating basis and we are now ready to begin the process all over again....More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

I have been staying at the Water's Edge Inn for the last 20 years on and off and I decided it is time for a review. First, the price for a rear, overlooking the lake 2nd floor room in the summer is extraordinary high! I...More

Thank Mike O
Response from General M, General Manager at Water's Edge InnResponded 17 August 2018

Thank you for being a loyal customer for the past 20 years. Within the last several years all rooms have been completely renovated from top to bottom featuring new carpets, bed/bedding with all new furniture. Each year we remodel a different block of rooms. Our...More

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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 ...More suites. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
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Also Known As
Water`s Edge Hotel Old Forge
United States > New York > Old Forge
Traveller (71)
Room & Suite (19)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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25 December 2017|
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Response from Lynne A | Reviewed this property |
no, there is a type of sauna...not the greatest
6 June 2017|
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Response from General M | Property representative |
Yes, we do have a small area where you can put your kayaks in. The Front Desk is happy to explain how to bring your kayaks down when you are here
Marilyn N
25 January 2017|
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Response from oneontaretiree | Reviewed this property |
The pool is indoors. The breakfast which is certainly more than continental I think starts at 7;00. These people are so accommodating I bet you could arrange something for an early breakfast as long as it isn't in July or... More
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"Ask for a room not on the hallway where breakfast is served - it gets really loud really early."
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"Rear, small deck view of the lake."
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"on the water"
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"The water view rooms are well worth it because the balconies or patios are spacious."
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