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    Placid Bay Inn

    2187 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1182
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    Room & Suite (37)
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good28%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair access
    Breakfast included
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 334 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We wanted a reasonably priced place to stay in Lake Placid. This hotel was a great find in that it is beautifully renovated and located on Placid Bay which is a little bit outside of the village. Loved the flowers beds with tons of butterflies,...More

    Thank dcmazza
    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 11 June 2017

    Everything was newly renovated. Owners very friendly. You can tell a lot of detail and care is put into everything. Charming. More than decent! I believe it is family run. The located is great also. few minutes walking distance to main street while also being...More

    1  Thank Laura R
    Response from sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay InnResponded 16 August 2017

    Thank you for your wonderful 5/5 review of our property. We are indeed a family run and operated business. The Placid Bay Inn will be celebrating 37 years of continuous family operation this coming September. We truly appreciate your comments about the care and attention...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Went up to the Adirondacks to do some hiking with 2 friends. We arrived and met Ara at the front desk. It seemed our reservation was for only two rooms and not the 3. Ara was extremely accommodating and changed our reservations from the 2...More

    Thank THC1830
    Response from sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay InnResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the 5/5 rating and your very kind words. I'm glad I was able to place you in a cottage more suited to your needs. One of the great benefits of being a family owned and operated business is our ability to provide...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is the second year in a row that we stayed a night or two at the Placid Bay Inn, and it has become a favorite of ours! The owners are such wonderful, friendly people, and we've had some wonderful, wide-ranging conversations. The rooms are...More

    Thank trembc2017
    Response from sunintree, Front Office Manager at Placid Bay InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your wonderful 5/5 rating and review! We are so pleased you had a great stay. I'm happy you were able to take advantage of our complementary canoes- Lake Placid has some stunning scenery and wildlife a few paddle strokes away....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My wife and I stayed here for a Labor Day weekend. You'll have to walk to the center of town, but it was no issue at all. In fact I enjoyed a little fresh air after spending time at the local brewery. Advantage of this...More

    Thank Boris K
    Response from sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for the 5/5 rating! I would just like to thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to write such a wonderful review. I'm happy to read that you found our location convenient to all of your activities! It was...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$126 - US$271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • New York >
    • Lake Placid
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    • Placid Bay Hotel Lake Placid
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    4 June 2017|
    Response from ram9572017 | Reviewed this property |
    I don't believe so
    Usha E
    4 October 2016|
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    Response from ADK_Dreamer | Reviewed this property |
    No breakfast served. This is a motel (wood paneling and rustic feel). It falls under B&B category due to the small number of units.
    1 August 2016|
    Response from hobbsks | Reviewed this property |
    We had room 11 on the second floor. It was a queen with kitchenette. It had a window with lake view, BUT a large tree blocked much of the view.
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    "Most rooms are street side but well worth the skip to the yard for the lake"
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