Friends Lake Inn

963 Friends Lake Rd, Chestertown, New York 12817
Innkeeper(s): Tammy Breymaier
  • Welcome to Friends Lake Inn!

    Friends Lake Inn, fireplace

    A historic Adirondack hotel overlooking Friends Lake, Friends Lake Inn in Chestertown, New York is only a short drive from the tourist bustle of Lake George but feels worlds away! Awarded Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor in 2014. Guest will enjoy award winning on-site dining in our fine dining room or welcoming taproom featuring regional microbrews.

    We are also a great location for business retreats and Adirondack weddings, as well as romantic getaways in upstate New York. Come explore, savor, and rejuvenate at Friends Lake Inn!

  • About Our Guest Rooms

    Friends Lake Inn fireplace

    Our distinctive Adirondack lodging includes 17 guestrooms with luxurious amenities.


    • Lake views
    • Cozy fireplaces
    • Private balconies
    • Steam showers
    • Jacuzzi tubs
    • Dining and all-Inclusive packages available
    • Made-to-order breakfast included
  • Adirondck Restaurant & Taproom

    Friends Lake Inn, restaurant

    In addition to our distinctive lodging, Friends Lake Inn is home to a highly acclaimed Adirondack restaurant and taproom. Prepared from best local ingredients, guests will enjoy a creative New-American menus and an award winning wine list. Our fine dining room is perfect for a special celebration, while our welcoming taproom offers a more casual atmosphere and features regional microbrews. We also served a full made-to-order breakfast each morning!


    • Open to Inn guests and the public
    • Open Daily 8:00 – 10:30 am
    • See our menu

    Adirondack Restaurant - Main Dining Room

    • Monday –Friday 5:30-8:30
    • Saturday 5:30-9:00
    • Sunday 5:00-8:00
    • Reservations Recommended
    • See our menu

    Adirondack Taproom

    • Monday –Friday 4:00-8:30
    • Saturday 2:00-9:00
    • Sunday 2:00-8:00
    • Open seating
    • See our menu

    We also offer special wine tasting dinners throughout the year! Click here to see our next event. 

  • Property Activities

    You will never want to leave with a variety property amenities and activities!


    • Access to Friends Lake
    • Complimentary kayak and canoe rentals
    • Heated outdoor pool
    • Sauna
    • Miles of hiking trails
    • Cross country ski and snowshoe rentals
    • In-room massage
    • On-site dining and wine store
    • Horse-drawn sleigh ride packages
    • Minutes from skiing at Gore Mountain
    • Beer & wine tasting dinners

    Friends Lake Inn, kayak