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Saranac Lake

Saranac Lake, NY 12983
+1 800-347-1992
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My boyfriend and I stayed in Saranac lake while visiting Lake Placid for a lacrosse tournament. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New York
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Saranac Lake, sometimes called "The Capital of the Adirondacks" offers a cool artsy/crafty village... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Adirondack Mountains, New York
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Lake region that was settled in 1819 as a health resort and recreation area for winter and summer sports.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Saranac Lake, NY 12983
+1 800-347-1992
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed in Saranac lake while visiting Lake Placid for a lacrosse tournament. The lake is beautiful, with lots of shops and restaurants near by. Lake placid was only a 10 min drive away, so it was a perfect location for us....More

Thank Langlokt
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Saranac Lake, sometimes called "The Capital of the Adirondacks" offers a cool artsy/crafty village experience with surrounding lakes and trails for canoeing and kayaking and hiking. Overlooking the village, Mount Baker gives an expansive view after a 30-minute moderate climb. It's a wonderful spot for...More

1  Thank woodsman7
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Nice place to go to chill out but still have all of the comforts. The lake itself and the adjoining area are woderful for outdoor activities throughout the year.

Thank mikel12323
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Great fun in February to go to this quaint town and see the ice house and participate in events at the annual Winter Carnival. We always have a great time. Last year the high was -24 for the day and they still had their annual...More

Thank Brian K
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I recently started college at Paul Smith's. This town is lovely and a great place to go on the weekends. My Roommates and I love going to town, the people are lovely.

Thank karlyromeo
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Born and bred. Only safe and friendly place left on planet. Not because it's business, like neighboring town. Just nice people.

1  Thank bluesquid
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Mirror lake in lake placid is just w more exciting and happening place to be any time of the year. Saranac is quaint and delightful, but not the best thing in the area . Nice visit though

Thank yazwest91
Reviewed 25 September 2016

A quiet corner of the Adirondacks centered around beautiful Saranac Lake. Easy to get around. Close to Lake Placid and beautiful scenic drives.

1  Thank Howsal_11
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Just the place to go to truly get away from it all. Several large lakes in the area are one more beautiful and tranquil than another. People are friendly and welcoming. Lots of opportunities to do all sorts of boating, canoeing, swimming in the warm...More

1  Thank Joe C
Reviewed 13 September 2016

we were staying in Lake Placid and took ride to Lake Saranac. we rented a platoon boat from Lake Saranac marina - great people!!! we went through Lower Lake Saranac to Middle Lake Saranac - it is the most breathtaking area - a must see...More

Thank Roberta P
Nearby Restaurants
Left Bank Cafe
206 reviews
.15 km away
Fiddlehead Bistro
20 reviews
.16 km away
Lakeview Deli
140 reviews
.68 km away
Blue Moon Cafe
365 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby Attractions
Adirondack Carousel
117 reviews
.12 km away
Saranac Laboratory Museum
44 reviews
.26 km away
Pendragon Theatre
15 reviews
.91 km away
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