#1 Destination for a Romantic Upstate New York Getaway for Couples!

Located near the charming town of Lake George, New York, Friends Lake Inn is the only place in the Adirondacks that offers upscale accommodations, onsite dining, and a private nature experience for you to enjoy perfect getaways away from the crowds. We are rated as the #1 Romantic Getaway for couples in the Adirondacks.

Explore our site to learn why our boutique hotel is the perfect place to get away for a little romantic couples time or host your special event. 

#1 Destination for an Upstate New York Getaway!

Located near the charming town of Chestertown, New York, Friends Lake Inn is the only place in the Adirondacks that offers upscale hotel accommodations, onsite dining and a private nature experience for you to enjoy away from the crowds. Explore our site to learn why our boutique hotel is the perfect place to get away or host your special event. 

Our Rooms

Looking for a fantastic room for your romantic couples getaways, complete with a fireplace, Jacuzzi tub, or one that overlooks nature? Choose from one of our 18 unique options filled with luxury products including pillows, bed sheets, towels, robes, and more. Click below to find the perfect room for your romantic getaways in Upstate New York. 

Dining With Us

Whether you are looking for an elegant dining experience perfect for romantic getaways or a casual dining option for couples, Friends Lake Inn has been the place to enjoy a memorable meal for generations.

Our culinary team strives to use local ingredients to create a farm-to-fork experience! Our menus change seasonally, and the Chef’s daily creations keep your dining experience fresh and new.

See our dining page for hours of operation for the Birch Bistro, Our Main Dining Room (MDR), and breakfast service.

We are now taking reservations for holiday parties and private events. Call us for details.

Weddings & Elopements

Whether you are planning a simple romantic elopement or a larger wedding, we have various venues to choose from. Our wedding packages are designed to take the stress off your shoulders and are flexible so you can customize them exactly to meet your needs as a couple. We are also winners of the Knot and Wedding Wire awards for 2022!

After viewing our wedding packages, schedule an onsite tour and we can discuss how we can customize a package to make your special day the romantic event you’ve been dreaming of!

Getaway Packages

Whether you are planning special and romantic upstate New York weekend getaways, looking to celebrate a special occasion, or wanting to surprise your loved one, Friends Lake Inn has packages and specials to enhance your stay and make your getaway one to remember!

Click below to learn more about our Massage Packages, Romantic Dining Packages, Anniversary Packages for couples who are celebrating, Honeymoon Experience for our newly married couples, and Special Seasonal Packages for romantic getaways throughout the year.

The Adirondacks

Throughout your romantic getaway in Upstate New York, you’ll find there’s plenty to do onsite, like relaxing by our spring-fed pond,  lounging by our outdoor fireplace, or hiking on trails behind the inn. 

There is something for all adventurous and romantic couples to enjoy in the ADKs; take a trail ride on horseback, immerse yourselves in the thrill of white water rafting, ride the Centennial Trail or ski at Gore Mountain only 20 minutes away.   Located in Upstate New York, we are just 1.5 hrs. from Albany due north – and the perfect place to enjoy romantic getaways in Upstate New York!

Give The Gift of Friends Lake Inn This Christmas

Give your loved one a very special gift of a stay at Friends Lake Inn.  We offer gift certificates in many amounts.