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    Placid Bay Inn

    2187 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1182
    (518) 523-2001
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good28%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    Breakfast included
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 345 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    My husband and I stayed in the Mallard cottage for 6 nights in October 2017 and had the best time! The hotel itself is cute and comfortable- within walking distance to the town but nicely off the beaten track. The cottage is on the lake...More

    Thank JulieJohnstone
    Response from sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay InnResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you so very much for taking the time to write a review, and your kind words. We are fortunate to have a wonderful location, and we try to enhance that as much as possible. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay in The...More

    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 12 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 2 weeks ago

    We stayed in the Mallard cottage for two nights, so it was very different from the rest of the property (and we paid for it), but oh so special. Literally look out of your cosy lounge doors onto the lake and whiteface. The layout is...More

    Thank Hove_Windsurfer
    Response from sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay InnResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so very much for your wonderful review of The Mallard cottage. We think it is a very special place, too. For two couples that want their privacy we usually suggest Country Comfort Cottage, which has been completely renovated this year, and also has...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed here in Oct 2017. Ara greeted us and explained everything we needed to know. Found the place to be awesome! We left our kayaks in the grass and paddled Lake Placid the next day right from the shoreline in front of the hotel....More

    Thank glenn s
    Response from sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for the outstanding review and 5/5 rating! Your review definitely put a smile on my face! It was a true pleasure having you stay with us. I'm glad you were able to paddle the lake and see a different perspective of Lake Placid-...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Not a big hotel. Very few rooms in this hotel - but our room was extremely clean. Staff was very nice and helpful. Hotel is within a 10 minute walk to downtown Lake Placid. If possible, I suggest getting a room with a view of...More

    Thank Dawn B
    Response from sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay InnResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you for your excellent 5/5 rating and review! You are absolutely correct- the Placid Bay Inn is not a large hotel. Our smaller size (nineteen rooms and two cottages) enables us the ability to provide each and every guest a level of personal attention...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$134 - US$385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • 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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    Room & Suite (38)
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    kayakingcouple2016
    4 June 2017|
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    Response from ram9572017 | Reviewed this property |
    I don't believe so
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    5 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.
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    2 August 2016|
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    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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    "Choose a room with a view of the lake."
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    "Room 10 is the best view. Other 2nd floor rooms seem to have partial obstructions."
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    "I don't think there's an elevator for the 2nd floor rooms."
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    "One with a view of the lake"
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