Elope in Upstate New York: Adirondack Weddings

Looking to forego some of the stress and pressure of wedding planning?   Eloping just might be for you!   Contrary to some common misconceptions, eloping can be a romantic and memorable way to celebrate your special day. While eloping is often associated with the city hall or Vegas –there are plenty of other options Read More …

Wine Tasting :: Upstate New York

New York Wine Getaway

While visiting Friends Lake Inn this summer you may want to stop along the way to enjoy some of the fine wines produced by New York wineries.  If you are travelling from the west, the Finger Lakes region is a great place to start.  The Finger Lakes Region is one of the eastern United States’ finest wine-growing areas. Read More …

Valentine’s Day :: Romantic New York Getaway

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Valentine’s Day at Friends Lake     Why not celebrate this Valentine’s Day with a romantic New York getaway?   The Lake George region in the Adirondacks is an idyllic location for an upcoming trip. Every year Lake George is transformed into a winter wonderland of white –a beautiful setting for a late winter escape. Read More …

Adirondacks Activities in the Fall :: Luxury Upstate NY Inn

  Few places are more spectacular than New England in the fall.   The Adirondacks, located in Upstate New York, are home to one of the most striking displays of trees bursting into the colors of autumn. The Adirondack mountains are as picturesque as any painting, and offer a spectacular show of beauty as far Read More …

New York Romantic Getaways

New York Romantic Getaways

If you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a relaxing weekend for two – Lake George is the place to be. Located at the heart of Adirondacks, the Lake George area is home to spectacular scenery and breathtaking vistas. From relaxing walks through the picturesque town, to exciting activities like biking, skiing, and snowmobiling, the Read More …

Wine Tasting Dinners :: Upstate New York

Wine Tasting Dinners   Nothing compliments a meal like a great wine.   At Friends Lake Inn, our wine tasting dinners make an excellent evening out. If you enjoy wine, and socializing, then you’re sure to appreciate one of our wine tasting events.   An evening at one of our wine dinners is a great Read More …

4 Romantic Ideas for Your New York Elopement

Young bride and groom touching foreheads in a green field with sunlight

Eloping is an incredibly romantic way to get married, which is one of the reasons this centuries-old custom is on the rise. Running away together—even if only for a weekend—makes your vow of commitment exclusively about your romance. Not to mention, you’ll avoid the cost of a wedding (on average, about $20,000), and the stress Read More …