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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 9 August 2014

We recently returned from a week (5 days) at Hope Lake Resort and I'm wishing I was back there now. We had such a nice time and loved our spacious suite with loft, 2 bathrooms, fireplace & full kitchen. (In spite of the full kitchen and grocery delivery, I have no intention of cooking on vacation, so the on-site restaurant...

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Bonnie H, General Manager at Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Hope Lake Lodge at Greek Peak Mountain Resort. We are so glad you came to enjoy the facility and extended your stay. Please come see us again as we love to get to know our guests and assist in creating happy memories for years to come!

Reviewed 6 August 2014

My wife and two kids (age 12 and 3) and I recently stayed at Hope Lake Lodge for 4 days. Our stay was wonderful. The lodge was beautiful, warm and inviting. The room we stayed in was exceptionally clean and comfortable. They have an indoor water park with water slides and wave pool, which was a lot of fun for...

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Bonnie H, General Manager at Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Lodge, staff and your stay on TripAdvisor. I always appreciate the feedback and especially love to see one of our employees get special recognition for extending great customer service. As hospitality professionals we try to hire customer-oriented like Rochelle to go the extra for the guest. I am proud...

Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 5 August 2014

I found the deal on Groupon. It was a last minute booking because of another cancellation and the hotel was most accommodating. The lodge is situated in a beautiful locale. The trail around the small lake was delightful. We started out the trip not knowing what to expect, but we could really chill out in the two nights we were...

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Bonnie H, General Manager at Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback on TripAdvisor. I am so glad you found our promotion and were able to really enjoy some rest and relaxation. I look forward to a future visit!

Reviewed 5 August 2014

We planned our summer trip to NYC this year and decided to take a weekend side trip up to Cortland to Hope Lake Lodge because of a Groupon deal. The lodge is very family friendly. Rooms are large with full kitchens which is a great bonus when you bring kids. We had two boys with us ages 9&10 and they...

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Bonnie H, General Manager at Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay with us at Hope Lake Lodge! I am happy to read you and your family got to enjoy some of the amenities at the resort. It is a beautiful area and a great place to make memories. I look forward to having you return for some winter fun!

Reviewed 30 July 2014

I purchased a 2 night, 3 day stay including 2 days of waterpark passes via Groupon. We had not read any of the reviews and really had little idea as to what we would encounter. Before I purchased the Groupon I had a ton of questions as I didn't want to spend $$$ to find they could not accommodate us...

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Bonnie H, General Manager at Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center, responded to this review

Dear Jacob Family, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice detailed review of your stay. It seems you experienced so many things while you were here and enjoyed them all! I know guests like to read other reviews before they stay so yours should be very helpful. Thank you for extending your stay with...

Massena, New York
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Using Groupon we received a good price for two nights for the six of us. The room was very clean and of a good size for us. The waterpark was a bit young for our 9 - 15 year olds but they made the best of it. We highly recommend going to the Trax restaurant across the street and get...

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Bonnie H, General Manager at Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit to Greek Peak Mountain Resort! I am glad that you found us and really glad you and your family ventured out to enjoy several of the amenities at the resort. Please keep us in mind for your winter get-a-way too; between the great skiing/snowboarding, tubing and cross country skiing, there is plenty of fun...

Toronto
Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

Visted July 22-24 and loved the hotel. Staff was kind, dined at the Acorn grill and food was good yet expensive. Only two other families were in the whole restaurant. Waterpark was included in our package and was small but fun. Not sure if I would pay the extra $$ for admission otherwise. We went to hope lake next door...

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Bonnie H, General Manager at Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us at Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark. We appreciate your business and appreciate your feedback. I hope that you enjoyed yourself and will consider another visit to our resort. There is plenty to do in the surrounding finger lakes region all year around!

Richmond Hill, ON
Reviewed 27 July 2014

Took a lovely drive across northwestern NY to stay at HL Lodge with the family for two nights. Lovely spot 20 minutes outside of Cortland. Very laid back and quiet. Kids had fun in the waterpark which is a scaled down version of Great Wolf Lodge. Highly recommend the Adventure Center across the street for zip lining and coaster ride...

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Bonnie H, General Manager at Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for the kind review on TripAdvisor. We are so glad you found us and we hope to see you again soon!

Farmingville, New York
Reviewed 25 July 2014

We stayed at the lodge 7/21-7/23. We were a family of 6 adults and 6 children 10 & under. The waterpark is wonderful for any children 12 and under (over 12 might be bored with this waterpark). The lodge is in a good location for outdoor activities like hiking and swimming (recommend you research nearby trails and state park). The...

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Bonnie H, General Manager at Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent visit to Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark. I appreciate your feedback and will share with the staff. I hope you enjoyed your stay and will consider visiting again soon. Winters here are amazing for guests of all ages!

Cranford, New Jersey
Reviewed 25 July 2014

We just returned from a stay at the Hope Lake Lodge that was purchased through groupon. Here is what we found... Lobby: Nicely decorated and comfortable with a large fireplace and cabin décor. Exposed woodbeams and rustic feel furniture. The front desk staff was helpful and receptive to questions. Room: We stayed in a room with one queen bed and...

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Bonnie H, General Manager at Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review of your visit to Hope Lake Lodge. I realize many people like to read reviews before traveling so I appreciate your descriptions. I am glad that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us and I hope we will get to see you again in the future!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Free WiFi access at this Award Winning Hope Lake Lodge achieved the prestegious LEED Certification in August of 2013. The hotel is also Audubon International Platinum rated (one of 5 in the USA) and was TripAdvisors Family Choice Award winner for 2012 (#3 in the USA and #4 in the world). The hotel is located at Greek Peak Mountain Resort and offers 106 condo hotel units providing unit owners and resort guests with luxurious accommodations in a family friendly, "green" Northwoods style lodge. Guests and owners have access to purchase day passes to the 41,000 square foot Cascades Indoor Waterpark, with over 500 feet of slides, including a three-story tube slide, a 500 gallon deluge bucket, a wave pool, activity tower, and hot tubs. The new Adventure Center includes 4 tandem zip lines, mountain coaster ride and ten lanes for snow tubing. The zip lines and coaster are open year round. The Tubing center is open during the winter. Call ahead for hours open during the different seasons. Also on site is Hope Lake Beach during the summer and Greek Peak Mountain Resort for skiing and boarding during the winter. The 2013 - 5 million dollar expansion to the ski center was completed including new quad chairlift, new Trax Restaurant, new ski and board equipment, New PB 600 Groomer with Zaag attachment. The resort is building the only double black diamond glades run in Central NY "Labyrinth" which is located between Hercules and Trojan. Hope Lake Lodge and the Acropolis Conference Center can accommodate groups with up to 1000 attendees. The onsite activities as well as the proximity to the Fingerlakes Region give everyone in the group many activities to choose from. For those who just want to relax the units all have full kitchens and a fireplace. Waterfalls Spa & salon has three private balneo tubs, vichey shower treatment room, private in room showers in all the treatment rooms and is the perfect place to "Nourish your skin and soothe your soul... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center

Address: 2000 State Route 392, Virgil, NY 13045-9556
Region: United States > New York > Finger Lakes > Virgil
Price Range: $229 - $661 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hope Lake Lodge & Conference Center 3.5*
Number of rooms: 150
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“The suites are worth the price!”
 of 5 bubbles jenniferrS6845AY, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“They have 10 different room plans, so be sure to check out the various options to suit your needs & those of your party.”
 of 5 bubbles 47308Brenda, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask to face the Lake. The water park is on the opposite side (and floor) to the reception, bar & restaurant - what will you need more?”
 of 5 bubbles BradboxUK, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“read the small letters - waterpark not sure included in price Deluxe suit is perfect for a family of five. The kitchen is well equipped”
 of 5 bubbles kobif728, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Cedar River Suite is spacious and easily fit five adults and two teens.”
 of 5 bubbles BDFD, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
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