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Sara-Placid Motor Inn

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Vernon, New York
Reviewed 27 March 2013

We have just returned from a another wonderful winter trip to Saranac Lake and Lake Placid. We again had a beautiful Jacuzzi Suite with a King Size Bed and a huge Flat Screen TV. We would highly recommend this motel to anyone coming to the area. It is only a very short drive to Lake Placid and so worth it!...

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for all your comments. We look forward to your next visit. Steve

Dingmans Ferry, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 11 March 2013

This place is very clean and very quite. The room looked freshly painted and the carpets appeared to be new as well. The bed was very comfortable. The only negative thing I could say is that I wish we had an extra pillow or two. That probably would have been rectified by a phone call though.

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you John for your comments on our rooms. As you have stated, extra pillows are not provided in the rooms, however, we would have provided you with extra ones, if you would have called the office. We hope to see you again in the near future. Steve/Owner

Kingston, New York, United States
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Clean, smells fresh, friendly staff, great area, beautiful picturesque views, and THE MOST COMFORTABLE BED IVE EVER SLEPT IN IN MY ENTIRE LIFE!! (I am buying one ASAP!!) I have stayed here three times thus far & I intend on staying much more throughout the months to experience all this friendly, homey town has to offfer!!

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

I really enjoyed all your nice comments, especially about the bed. I think that will go sleep in that bed to see how nice it really is. Maybe I will buy one for myself! Steve/Owner

Rochester, New York
Reviewed 25 February 2013

We have stayed in the 2 BR condo for a total of 7 nights on 2 visits with another couple. The location was perfect for our Columbus Day weekend paddling trip. We carried our kayaks across the street and were able to paddle several miles. We used it as our base for a President's week visit most recently. The unit...

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

We enjoyed having you as our guests again. Thank you for all your comments and take care, Steve/Owner

Teaticket, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 15 February 2013

This motel is very quaint and lovely. It sits right across from the lake with a beautiful view of the mountains and lake. The rooms are clean and perfectly set up for your needs. Its cozy and comfortable, feels like home and It's conveniently located to activities and food. The service is wonderful and the price was perfect. I hope...

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review. I enjoyed reading all of your nice comments and hope to see you again in the near future. Steve/Owner,

Barre, Vermont
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Great service, Great Rooms. We have stayed here many times and have never been disapointed. This is our choice hotel when in the area. Beds are comfortable, and the rooms are clean. It is in a great location, not far from Placid, with a nice view of Lake Flower.

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for providing a review for the Sara-Placid Motor Inn. Glad to read your positive comments. Hope to see you as our guest in the future. Steve/Owner

Montreal
Reviewed 20 November 2012

A wonderful place to stay if you're visiting the area. Right by lovely Flower lake, this motel is a great place to stay if you want to visit the Lake Placid - Saranac Lake region, but don't want to pay an exorbitant tourist-trap rate. This motel is wonderful; very clean, well-maintained, with charming decor both in the room and outside...

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for taking your time in providing a review of the Sara-Placid Motor Inn. We hope to see you again in the near future. Steve/Owner

Sugar Land, Texas
Reviewed 15 October 2012

Escape the high prices in Lake Placid, drive ten minutes and stay in Saranac Lake! We've stayed in hotels all over the area, and the Sara-Placid is a favorite. The rooms are large and clean. Flat-screen TV on the wall...big, comfy beds...double sinks (one a good height for kids or for a seated vanity)...good shower pressure...and a great fridge with...

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us. I see that you provided several reviews on establishments in the area. I enjoyed reading your detailed possitive review of the Sara-Placid Motor Inn. We hope to see your family again in the near future. Steve/Owner

Reviewed 10 October 2012

if you are looking for a place to stay in the lake placid or saranac lake area, sara-placid motor inn would be a very good choice. outside of the expensive resorts and hotels, the adirondacks offers basic motel accommodations geared toward families and outdoor enthusiasts. many are dated and in need of repairs. sara-placid is clearly run by people who...

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking your time in writing a review. It's always makes my day to read reviews, especially positves ones. Steve/Owner

Peterborough, Canada
Reviewed 6 October 2012

We decided to stay in Saranac Lake rather than Lake Placid and glad we did. The beds here were very comfortable and the rooms very clean. A bit pricey at $130/night but given that it was high season for leaf watchers probably not bad. Lovely location too.

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review. The $130 rate in which your family paid was comparable or a little lower than other hotels in the area. The area was in peak leaf season, and as such, room rates are also peak. Thank you for understanding and thank you for your possitive comments. Steve/Owner

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful lake/mountain setting. Motel rooms, kitchenettes, housekeeping apartments, suites with private bedrooms, Jacuzzi Suite, bed and breakfast type accommodations and three lakefront cottages. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sara-Placid Motor Inn

Address: 445 Lake Flower Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
Region: United States > New York > Saranac Lake
Price Range: $89 - $457 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 45
Also Known As:
Sara-Placid Motor Hotel Saranac Lake
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