Wonderful lodge! A review of Minnewaska Lodge
I stayed at Minnewaska Lodge with my family several times since they oppend a couple of years ago and we have always had a wonderful time. The rooms are great, with comfortable king size beds, large TV's, fabulous views, cathedral ceiling and a deck. The lodge is a real gem for those who appreciate staying off the beaten track in a hotel with real character and charm.
Breakfast was also quite ample and wholesome - we loved the homemade granola and apple strudel! We also appreciated the free high speed internet access.
We have always found the staff to be very friendly and attentive. The nearby Minnewaska State Park is magnificent - we especially loved moutain biking to Lake Awosting for a swim in crystal clear water.
I disagree with complaints of the previous poster(s) (sounds like one person making two posts to me) - the lodge may not as quiet as a big hotel - because it is more like staying in a bed and breakfast or someone's home - generally other guests are considerate and we've never had a significant noise problem.
We especially loved the homemade cookies in the afternoon after a long day hiking. hmmm