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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Parking
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Kitchenette
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This hotel is very clean and well-maintained. The bed was extremely comfortable. The gardens are extremely well cared for - as a gardener I appreciated the hard work that went into keeping the grounds so lovely. Behind the hotel there are Adirondack chairs and a...More

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Response from sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay InnResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so very much for your wonderful review, and are happy you enjoyed your stay. We do provide filters for the drip coffee maker, but not coffee since most folks staying in a kitchenette are for an extended stay and purchase their own coffee....More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

This was our second visit to Placid Bay Inn. Our room was cozy and comfortable with an incredible view of Whiteface Mountain and the bay. After a day of hiking I totally enjoyed an evening bath (that NEVER happens in a motel for me!!). The...More

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Response from sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay InnResponded 4 October 2017

Thank you so very much for staying with us again. We are so glad that you enjoyed your stay. Next time you come, just ask at the office and they will provide you a small coffee maker with coffee, creamer, etc. We don't like to...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017

This was our seventh year in a row staying at the Placid Bay. It is a key part of our annual fall hiking / birthday visit to Lake Placid from Michigan. Looking out at Whiteface with a mist on the lake at first light is...More

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Response from sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay InnResponded 3 October 2017

Thank you so very much for always staying with us on your "special" trip to Lake Placid, and your very kind words. We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to write such a beautiful review. We always look forward to your call. That's how we...More

Reviewed 25 September 2017

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

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Response from sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay InnResponded 4 October 2017

We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, and our facilities. The butterflies have been so beautiful this year. As I like to say, "We don't make the beautiful views, we just try to enhance them." Thank you again for staying with...More

Reviewed 14 September 2017

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

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Response from sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay InnResponded 16 September 2017

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

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 105 - USD 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 105 - USD 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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kayakingcouple2016
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Response from ram9572017 | Reviewed this property |
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Usha E
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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"The lake view rooms are extra special. Lake Placid is beautiful!"
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"If have mobility issues make sure to ask for lower level room."
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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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