Mariaville Lake Bed & Breakfast

176 Batter Street, Mariaville, New York 12137
Innkeeper(s): Rick and Lorrie Runnels
  • Introduction

    Mariaville Lake Bed  Breakfast, front view

    Welcome to Mariaville Lake Bed & Breakfast, a 5 guestroom upstate New York Inn with a great vibe.

    Minutes from I-88 and I-90 and near Schenectady, Albany and Saratoga, Mariaville Lake is just a 2½ hour drive from New York City. Perfect for your romantic getaway.

    Your innkeepers, Rick and Lorrie provide warm, attentive hospitality, interesting suggestions for the area, (rich in local history), and a full candlelight breakfast. The business traveler will find comfortable accommodations in Schenectady County but out of the city. WiFi is provided.

    Mariaville Lake Bed & Breakfast. Unique Schenectady lodging at an independent inn with a great vibe.

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Rick and Lorrie Runnels for sharing their own secrets with!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    Guests stay with us for romantic getaways, babymoons, anniversaries, and to kick back and expereinece the great vibe that we have.

    What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?

    We're known for our immaculate rooms, our friendly atmosphere, and our breakfasts prepared with fresh, local ingredients.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    To experience lakeside country living.

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    "Best breakfast in New York State."

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    We're off the beaten path, but within a short drive to great restaurants,and night life.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    Visit Howe Caverns, Sarataga Springs and Cooperstown.

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    The lake for boating and fishing, nice country road walking, and a very good deli

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    Mio Vino is a great upscale restaurant in altamont. We also enjoy Raindancer and

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    Our website has loads of suggestions. Trip Advisor is a good one to peruse as is,, and the Cooperstown Chamber of Commerce.

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    We have 5 rooms, all with queen beds, private bath, and views of the lake.

    Do you accept pets?

    Sorry, we love your pets, but leave them home!

  • Breakfast

    Mariaville Lake Bed Breakfast, Dean's Beans

    Breakfast is served between 8:30 and 9:30 in the formal dining room. Local and organic ingredients are used whenever possible. We accept the challenge to provide a yummy gluten free or vegan breakfast!

    • organic and fair trade coffee and tea
    • fresh juice
    • yogurt and homade granola
    • fresh fruit
    • cobbler, scones or cinnamon buns made fresh

    Hot entrees are prepared every morning and rotate between sweet and savory throughout the week. 

    Mariaville Lake Bed Breakfast, breakfast

    Mariaville Lake Bed  Breakfast, pancakes

  • Get Out of Town and Stay at The Lake

    Mariaville Lake Bed  Breakfast, balcony

    Canoe, kayaks, bikes, and horseshoes available. Great fishing and hiking. Several excellent restaurants just a short drive away.

    Mariaville Lake B & B is lakeside lodging at its best. Casual yet elegant, laid back yet with an amazing attention to detail. Our 5 guestrooms are clean, comfortable, and beautifully furnished. In-Room Massages are available with advance notice. We have spacious common rooms for guests. Our glassed in porch embraces the lake and sky even in inclement weather. Spend evenings by the fire year round - in summer and fall at the fire pit by the lake and in the winter and spring by our wood-burning fireplace in the Living Room.