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Great Day on the Lake

Friendly staff, nice equipment, and a beautiful day on the lake..... Thanks guys! We rented a... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Connor W
All kinds of boats

These guys have all different kinds of boats. Pontoons to speed boats for Lake Placid. They also... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Jenison, Michigan
via mobile
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From our fishing, pontoon, or power boat rentals. Rent a boat or paddle boat from our Lake Placid Harbor location, or we can deliver it to your Home, vacation rental, or camp site. Daily and weekly boat rentals are available.Located on Lake Placid...more
3 George Bliss Ln, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3936
+1 518-523-3219
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 16 October 2014

We happened upon placid boat rentals and ended up taking out two kayaks. The equipment was top notch and Steve the owner A true local with a laid-back attitude who made us feel right at home. The location was just perfect because is right between...More

2  Thank JohannaRodgers411
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

They did not explain there services, we rented a Boston Whaler for four hours and used it for only two hours. Because there is nothing else to do just drive around, and it started to rain. After we came back and tell the person that...More

3  Thank Fey1989
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

We were in town for an event and called one week ahead as we had a large party. We described what we wanted to do and were told by Tyrone that they could accommodate us. We called again one day before to confirm and agai...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Friendly staff, nice equipment, and a beautiful day on the lake..... Thanks guys! We rented a boston whaler for 4 hours to fish and tube. The boat was clean and worked great. We didn't catch any fish but the tubing was awesome! My son had...More

Thank Connor W
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

These guys have all different kinds of boats. Pontoons to speed boats for Lake Placid. They also have paddle boards and kayaks for either Placid or Mirror Lakes. They are located at the state boat launch, which is right in between the two lakes. You...More

1  Thank MarkK783
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

There is no place in our society for ignorance or racial slurs I don't expect a teen running a service desk to scream at me , my family , our team or our lacrosse coach because they screwed up our prepaid reservation...we waited for nearly...More

1  Thank Sightsee723663
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Warning. Do not give these guys any money until you see the boat you're going to rent. They will absolutely rip you off. There are other boat rentals that have better service and better equipment. Last summer I reserved a boat for a week and...More

1  Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 8 September 2016

The guide is funny and knowledgeable about all the homes and camp sites on the lake. Good views of Whiteface Mountain.

Thank Jeff T
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We rented paddle boards from them for mirror lake. The young girl was very friendly and helpful even though it was windy and her tent was blowing away. The equipment was in good shape . They were more expensive than other places in town though.

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Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

We rented a pontoon boat for 2 hours on Lake Placid. Steve was charming and patient with us. Covered all the details on running the boat and safety. We cruised around the entire lake stopping to take a swim from the boat. We packed a...More

2  Thank Jack S
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

My wife and I visited Placid Boat Rentals while on a long weekend. We rented a Boston Whaler for 2 hours. The boat was outstanding! We had such a great time on the lake. The process was quick and easy to rent the boat. The...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We decide to rent a boat on LDW while we were in the area. Since it was a spur of the moment decision, we decided to pop in instead of calling ahead (mistake #1) - no boats available that day. Steve, however, was kind enough...More

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