Pictures (with Guest Comments)
(excerpts from letters received)
“My husband and I have traveled extensively and we have never
come across the combination of elegance, wonderful service and most
importantly the friendliness of a staff such as yours…From the moment
we pulled onto the property until we left, everything was absolutely
“The food was spectacular…I have had a five course meal in Paris that
was not any better! The service was flawless.”
“Our suite was beyond words and only surpassed by your hospitality,
that of your staff, and the delicious food.”
wonderful. Everything was top notch and every
expectation we had of our special requests was exceeded. We always rent
a luxury home on Seneca Lake for August. In 2010 we’ll be at Geneva On
The H. Family
“I will remember those beautiful bird songs in the rain, the boat and
croquet we enjoyed and the elegance of the meals.”
F. & S. B.
“The view is as beautiful as Grand Canal in Venice or that of the Ritz
in Paris, just breathtaking!”
- J. O.
“I particularly enjoyed our meal in the dining room with staff and I
know that Bill also thought that your hotel is lovely.”
wedding day was like a dream. Everyone who attended is still talking
about how perfect it was. It was absolutely beautiful in every way.”
- C. & T.
|“You and your
staff are very kind and professional and are
providing a level of guest service that is rarely encountered these
days. I would recommend Geneva On the Lake to anyone and plan to stay
again VERY soon!”
- C. & S. R.
“The hotel is like a European Resort. Very few American
know how to run their facilities as well…Only 2 other U.S. Hotels equal
yours (The Grove Park Inn and the Algonquin). We will
- M. &
cannot thank you enough for all the elegant touches and attention to
detail to make my daughter’s wedding such a magical experience! Smart
good taste in a genial and glorious setting is the memory I will
treasure on this significant day”
- N. N.
food was amazing and so was the staff…it was the best resort they have
ever stayed in. Thank you for making their 25th anniversary so
room was wonderful, the food superb and the grounds, and view divine.
It helped us remember days on Lake Como and in Portofino.”
W. & B. F.
helping make my dream wedding a reality!”
“I felt like I was in the Italian Lake District, especially when
looking east over the poplars and pool to the lake!”
“Einstein once said, ‘God is in the details’…It was certainly
your attention to the details that made it all perfect and as you so
aptly put it – MAGICAL…It is surely a day we will cherish and fondly
think of you and your devoted staff.”
M. M. & Family
“Having our wedding at Geneva On The Lake was like a dream.
The ambiance of the inn and its gardens, combined with a fantastic and
extremely professional staff, made the whole weekend absolutely
& J. R.
can’t go without saying that the food was phenomenal, served by a staff
that deserves the highest credit for excellence…There have been
continual comments on the utter perfection of the entire reception.”
“We have stayed in many places around the world but seldom have we
found a home away from home…We will be back.”
Dr. & Mrs. V.
a world of competition for just about everything, Geneva On The
Lake has the formula for success: simply delight the
- L. D.
want to thank you for making Stephanie and Charlie’s reception so
memorable … All our guests were very impressed with the beautiful
setting and atmosphere that you created … We couldn’t have asked for
-B. & E. H.
|“It is so restful and refreshing to escape to the
beauty and peacefulness of this place.”
“We cannot thank you enough for making our daughter’s wedding
like something right out of the movies … The grounds, the suites, and
the meals were beyond words, but nothing could top the attention to
detail shown by your staff.”
- R. & L. B.
“Geneva On The Lake is truly a gem and is a highlight of our travel
experiences…The property is spectacular, and as impressive, is your
- W. D. S.
||“The inn is spectacular!”
- P. B.
sleeping accommodations, quality of food preparation and service
including the DaVinci meeting facility, all those who attended were
thoroughly impressed... a most peaceful atmosphere extremely conducive
to very productive scientific discussions. The Geneva On The Lake
resort is truly a national treasure."
- C. R.
“After two days of being treated like royalty … From the moment we
checked in to the moment we exited the driveway at Geneva On The Lake,
we both experienced European elegance for which your resort is noted.”
- D. D.
|“You all made
our honeymoon extraordinary and delightful … Nowhere else could we’ve
gone and enjoyed the service this much … The
room was spectacular, the food mouth-watering, and again the service
- J. M.
“The rooms provided the right atmosphere, the food was outstanding
and, most importantly, the service impeccable …
Be assured, if in the
future we need a place to host important dinners, we will come to you.”
- T. P.
“Not only was the day perfect but the gourmet cuisine, atmosphere,
and pleasant staff were excellent … We can’t wait to celebrate all of
our anniversaries at Geneva On The Lake … Thank you for helping us
realize a ‘dream wedding.’”
- R. & W. W.
“We stayed at your beautiful Inn and were so impressed with the
beauty and ambiance … The grounds were manicured to perfection, the
employees were all happy and efficient, the food and wine tasting were
wonderful …Our room was perfect … We felt very pampered and enjoyed
every moment of our stay … We can honestly say we know why you have
such a high star rating.”
- M. M.
||“The food was
- N. & B. V.
“On Friday, October 4th, my three daughters picked us(my wife and
me) up at 3:00 … We did not know where they were taking us, only that
we were off to celebrate our 50th Wedding Anniversary. We headed west
out of Endwell, NY … along the west side of Seneca Lake … We pulled
into a place called ‘Geneva On The Lake’ … That was the beginning of
the most fabulous weekend of my wife Georgie’s and my life … What a
beautiful place! … The rooms, the buildings, and the grounds, as well
as the friendly treatment by all of the personnel, were truly
unforgettable – a fact underscored by the lovely strains of your
violinist playing “Unforgettable” during our Anniversary dinner … Thank
you for enhancing our weekend with your elegant surroundings and superb
attention to every detail.”
- J. E. O.
"From the moment we arrived, you made us feel like honored guests and
also right at home."
- D. C.
“Geneva On The Lake is so very beautiful … I for one, will
encourage all my friends to come visit you … I know they will be
- J. W.
|“You really went out of your way to make me feel
just about like
- F. W.
“It was delightful in every way – our accommodations were beautiful
and the welcome lovely and warm with beautiful flowers, Godiva
chocolates, and champagne to greet us … Dinners, brunches, cocktail
reception – each its own gourmet – and so very special was the
exceptional and friendly service your staff provided … Our compliments
in every respect!”
- B. & J. Z.
||“We will be
happy to pass the word on to our friends and colleagues
who are interested in visiting the Finger Lakes."
- J. R. E.
“There may not be enough superlatives in existence to describe
Geneva On The Lake … The setting, the food and especially the people
were gracious and elegant with a relaxed ease that was welcoming and
deeply enjoyable … True elegance is a quality not seen often in this
rushed world: Geneva On The Lake embodies it … You provided a restful
interlude that allowed everyone to relax and delight in one another and
the environment … Even the teenagers of the family said they were
‘awed’ … You made arranging a dinner party from 400 miles away simple …
I know everyone will be judging any food eaten out by the Geneva On The
Lake standard from now on.”
- H. C.
“The care, attention, courtesy, kindness and
professionalism of your staff made our post-graduation party
exemplary recognition of this milestone for our family … The service
was excellent, the menu and food exquisite both in its quality but also
its presentation and last but not least, the attentiveness of Chris …I
can assure you that all who attended will unequivocally and unabashedly
recommend Geneva On The Lake to everyone.”
J. L. H.