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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Some great things, some good things and some disappointments but the good very definitely outweighed the disappointments. First the positives:- The room was very clean, views from the room over looking the lake were excellent. Location was ideal, short walk to shops, bars and restaurants, very friendly and helpful staff, great swimming pool in main lodge, good self serve breakfast,...

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GeneralManagerOwner, Manager at Forge Motel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking to time to review us. We are currently in the process of updating our rooms. We have rooms that have been completely renovated that have a 40 inch flat-screen television, microwave and refrigerator. The rooms have all new decor, furniture, and beds. We hope when you visit Old Forge again you come back and check us...

Long Island, NY
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Can't beat the location for walk to restaurants/bars/stores. Rooms are dated, but the service was good and the showers are suprisingly awesome; lots of pressure and hot water. Copious trailer, vehicle, and sled parking right out your doors.

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New York
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We have been snowmobiling in Old Forge for 39 years usually stayed with friends or family but now that we are retired wanted to go during the week when the conditions looked good. Once arriving we wanted to only travel on sled or foot and The Forge was perfect out the door and on the trail. Later for dinner we...

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Sherburne
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Late August 2016, I decided to have a family getaway at Old Forge. We decided to stay at the Forge Motel just to have a place to lay our heads. We didn't expect what we got. We got high quality treatment. I'll start from the beginning. When we walked in, we were stunned. The lobby was so simple, but so...

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Lakeville, New York
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We have stayed here many times over the years both winter and summer Stayed here as a child even (won't tell you how long ago that was). It's little changed but that's part of its charm. It's retro with a newer indoor pool. The breakfast is...well, skip the breakfast and go to one of the village restaurants. It's expensive because...

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Mansfield, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

This is our 2nd year staying at the Forge. The rooms are dated but spacious & clean. Nice lodge area, very nice indoor pool, continental breakfast. Close to shops,restaurant, hiking trails, overlooking Old Forge Pond

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GeneralManagerOwner, Owner at Forge Motel, responded to this review

We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. We are in the process of updating all of our rooms. We have completely renovated some and plan to do more renovations this winter. We look forward to seeing you next year.

Rochester, New York
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Stayed here over the holiday weekend and as usual had a wonderful time. Some of the rooms on the lower level have been remodeled and are absolutely gorgeous! Rooms on the upper level have been updated a couple of years ago and are very comfortable. Rates are very reasonable and the view is to die for. Awesome front row seats...

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Manlius, New York
Reviewed 23 August 2016

As a kid, my friends and I would backpack into the woods and camp for the weekend. The difference between tenting and the Forge Motel is at least the motel has indoor plumbing. To be honest, this was my second stay at the Forge, so I have no one to blame for this than myself. This is an old, outdated...

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GeneralManagerOwner, Manager at Forge Motel, responded to this review

We are sorry your stay was not what you expected. We are in the process of renovating rooms. We have renovated some but they are more expensive. We do advertise that we have a free continental breakfast which is exactly what we offer. We have bagels, danish, muffins, yogurt, fresh bananas, fruit cups, hot tea, hot chocolate, orange and apple...

Ithaca, NY
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We just returned from a quick overnight to the area. The Forge accepts dogs and is located right in the center of town. We had a double queen room. Our room had all new carpet, newer A/C unit and new queen beds. Bathroom clean and bright. The views of Old Forge Pond were wonderful. There was a concert on the...

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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Every room has a lake view and is steps from downtown Old Forge and beach. Love the rustic style of the great room:lobby with indoor pool and Patio again overlooking lake. Rooms decent with glass patio door with lake view and a small patio area with Airondack chairs.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Forge Motel

Address: 104 Lamberton St, Old Forge, NY 13420
Region: United States > New York > Old Forge
Number of rooms: 60
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“Looks like all rooms will have lake view.”
lencobb, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Bring your own Blowdryer😳 I assumed wrong”
momoftwony, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper terrace rooms are larger with best views.”
flxcouple, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Upper level has the best views of the lake”
timvf101, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“To get a good room, try the Van Auken's Inn.”
CNY-Tripper, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
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