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Mountain Retreat on Private Lake 'Alderbrook Lodge' - Special Rate for August!

Bedrooms 8
Separate WC's1
Property type lodge
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

8 bedroom Lodge (sleeps 16) and 3 bedroom guest Chalet (sleeps 6) maximum 22

Originally built as a year round hunting and fishing compound, Alderbrook Lodge provides all the comforts of home. Nestled between mountains and streams, this charming 100 acre retreat, includes

it's own hiking mountain and overlooks a private ten acre stocked pond. Perfect for those who love peace and quiet. The Lodge is secluded without being inconveniently remote. It is only a few minutes drive to either Bolton Landing or Lake George. The Lodge hosts 8 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths and the guesthouse, called the 'Chalet', is only a stone's throw away. The Chalet has 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths. Alderbrook Lodge is an ideal choice for large groups or family reunions.

The Lodge - Guests are welcomed by a large center stone fireplace, which divides the Great Room into four areas. The walls are a warm knotty pine with matching beamed ceilings. A twelve point deer, in seasonal attire, oversees the activities in both living and dining areas.

The Kitchen - The kitchen is fully-equipped for large groups. Large cooking utensils, a Garland Stove with double ovens, a dishwasher, microwave, and two refrigerators all aid in effortless entertaining. Truly, a gourmet's delight!

The Dining Area - A large round table is next to an eating counter, which seats eleven. Dining on the porch is also available.

The Porch - The large wrap-around porch is a favorite gathering place. A perfect spot for games, meals, or just socializing. In any season, the VIEW of the mountains and the water is both comforting and relaxing!

Upstairs - A wide wood and bark stairway leads to Eight Bedrooms on the second floor. There are two full baths and one half bath. Sheets and towels are provided at an extra cost. A washer and dryer are on the first floor. The maximum number of guests is 16, including children.

Guest Chalet - At an additional cost, a three bedroom, two bath chalet can be rented for larger groups. Maximum for the Chalet is 6 guests, making the total for both properties. (22 people)

Barn - Available for horses.

Alderbrook Lodge offers a wide variety of winter activities. Guests can enjoy the warmth of a blazing bonfire and a hot drink, as they ice skate, snowshoe or ice fish on the lake. Others delight in sleigh riding, tobogganing, cross-country skiing or snowmobiling on groomed, scenic trails. Alpine skiers can dance through the moguls at West Mt, Hickory Hill or Gore Mt. Come and watch the snowflakes fly, and relax in our undiscovered Winter Wonderland.

More Details

Member since: 2004
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
9 May, 2018

About Owner/Manager

We have always loved the Adirondacks and feel blessed that we found this little piece of paradise. We have 4 married children and 14 grandchildren. The 'Lodge' is a perfect gathering place for the children and the 'Chalet' is a perfect 'get away' for Gigi and Papa. It is our pleasure to share our home with friends from HomeAway.

Owner/Manager purchased this lodge in 2001

Why Owner/Manager chose Bolton Landing

After years of looking, we found Alderbrook Lodge. It is totally unique and offered us the space that we needed for both family and friends. It is rare to find a private,100 acre property, that is so close to Lake George, yet totally private. The lake is beautiful and the frosting on the cake!

What makes this lodge unique

We have made every effort to make our family and friends comfortable from the minute they walk through the door. The furniture is comfortable and the rooms are nicely decorated, but geared for children and large family gatherings. Alderbrook Lodge is the perfect place for a family reunion.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We were there last weekend!! We were a family of 7. Until now, my children and my friends are still talking about going back. My 3 girls thought that it would be nice to stay there forever! They had their first kayaking and boating experience there and they LOVED it! We had total privacy and so much freedom to do anything we want to do with the water, in and out of the house. My husband and his friends (husbands of my female friends ) went biking around the area. We didn't even have to go elsewhere to have fun because it was already so much fun being in Alderbrook Lodge. We liked the fact that we had the water and the boats to ourselves and we didn't have to worry about paying it by the hour. The bonfires and our night swims were something we haven't done in other places we've stayed in our previous vacations. Being able to commune with nature was such a relief from the stressful life we have in the city. The calmness of the water and the woods with all its different natural sounds were so contagious. We honestly didn't want to go home. The long drive from Virginia was worth it! Lynn and Ed were such gracious owners. Thank you!! again so much for sharing your property with us and contributing to another unforgettable weekend getaway. -- Jun & Jovieh (from Alexandria, VA)
Sep 2014
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday lodge in Bolton Landing in Bolton

Property Type:
  • lodge
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • lake ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access ...
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Mobile Phone ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Catering Available ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 7 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 8 - 4 Single Bed , Bunk beds
  • There is a 'pack & play' crib
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Video Player
  • Boat ...
  • Boat Dock
  • Terrace ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Veranda
  • Wood Decking
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • festivals
  • forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Linens provided at an extra fee. There is extra parking down by the barn. Renters must be 30 yrs or older. The Lodge is more suitable for families. An Outdoor Fireplace, a Garden, Hammock, Rowboat, Canoes, Swimming Dock, Beach, Trails for ATVs & Snowmobilers & Cross Country Skiing & Hiking.


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Mountain Retreat on Private Lake 'Alderbrook Lodge' - Special Rate for August!
average rating of 5.0 based on 23 reviews

Great place - as advertised

  • 5 of 5

This is a great lodge at a great location. Very nice pond for swimming and fishing. The lodge was as advertised - plenty of room, clean, with a great kitchen suitable for a large group. The owners were very friendly and accommodating.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks John for the lovely review. You are welcome here at Alderbrook anytime. Thank you also for taking such good care of our home. In appreciation , Lynn and Ed
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It was a great get away in a very relaxing atmosphere

  • 5 of 5

Everything was great. Ammenities were great.

  • Review Submitted: 14-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely Perfect Adirondack Retreat For All Ages

  • 5 of 5

Family Reunion could not have been hosted at a better spot! This lodge and property offers privacy combined with close proximity to amazing adventures for all ages. The lodge itself provides areas for gatherings and sanctuary. There is no property around Lake George which offers the same amenities. The owners were close by for answers and solutions without imposing and so very, very friendly! Activities of attendees included Mohican Cruise on Lake George, brewery and winery tours, exploring Fort Ticonderoga, "Date Night" at the Sagamore Hotel, marathon training, mountain climbing, band concerts, family game nights, camp fires, swimming, canoeing, kayacking, relaxing and lots of rejuvenation! We will definitely return!!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Linda, You just made my day. Thank you ever so much, we would be delighted to have you back any time. It was a pleasure to have you and your beautiful family! In great appreciation, Lynn
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Beautiful private gem!

  • 5 of 5

This was my family's third summer staying for a week at Alderbrook Lodge. We range in age from 2 years to 60+ and everyone finds the location and accommodations to be first-rate. The sandy beach is perfect for the little kids, and the teenagers enjoyed swimming in the lake and diving from the swim platform. There is enough room in the big cabin for large family dinners, games, and hanging out. The Chalet is perfect for guests who need a more private and relaxing stay. There is a nice campfire area. Our one request would be adding a few newer water toys to the collection. The row boat has a leak, one of the kayaks has a broken seat and the paddle boats are broken. We love Alderbrook Lodge and plan to visit again next summer!

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are thrilled that you are happy with our property and please, in the future, tell us of the broken items so we can repair them, as soon as possible. As for a new water toy, I have had my eye on something I know the children will enjoy. Come back and see our new addition! In appreciation, Lynn
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Perfect location for a private gathering

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing weekend at the Alderbrook Lodge. I was with a good sized group (16 people) of friends and family - we rented both the main house and the chalet across the street. It was perfect. The location is beautiful and incredibly private. The houses are charming and cozy and in very good clean condition. Everyone had a great time. Thanks again!

  • Review Submitted: 17-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Incredible Property

  • 5 of 5

Fourteen of us stayed at the Lodge for three days this past summer and it was more than I could have imagined. The property is truly a special place being so remote and on its own pond which was far nicer than imagined. Even with a large group it was easy to take a boat or kayak out and spend some time in peace and quiet. The owners were very accommodating and ensured that we had a wonderful experience. Would highly recommend to anyone looking for an outdoorsy vacation in very close proximity to Lake George without the crowds.

  • Review Submitted: 16-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so very much for your kind words. It was a joy to bring happiness to you and your friends. Please come back again in the future. Best wishes, Lynn and Ed
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Car: necessary

Available during the winter months.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday lodge in Bolton Landing, Adirondacks

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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights

Additional pricing information

linens £74.26
housekeeping £185.65
Refundable Damage Deposit £519.82

High Season rates - $6500per week (Lodge)
Low Season rates - $4500 per week (Lodge)
High Season rates - $900 per night (Lodge)
Low Season rates - $800 per night (Lodge)
High Season rates - $4000 per week (Chalet)
Low Season rates - $3000 per week (Chalet)
High Season rates - $500 per night (Chalet)
Low Season rates - $400 per night (Chalet)

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