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Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

The placid bay in was really a great place to stay. The surrounding landscaping is beautiful, a very warm and welcoming place. The staff was helpful and friendly. We had a bench porch area right outside our room where we could stay outside during rainy periods of the day. The room was very comfortable and clean. My boyfriend and I...

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sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

First and foremost , congratulations from the entire staff of the Placid Bay Inn.! We were all touched when we read about your proposal. Thank you for your positive review and kind words. We are truly happy that you both enjoyed your stay with us.

Hastings on Hudson, New York
Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

Really nice stay. The area is very peaceful and beautiful (wished we stayed longer). The room was clean and the view was very pretty. Also the location is great! Right by the main lake and about half a mile to the downtown area. The shower pressure was a little off though (I think it may need a new stopper as...

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sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

TungstenBlues, From the entire staff at the Placid Bay Inn, I would like to personally thank you for your positive review of our property. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. The Placid Bay Inn is a family run property that has been in business for over 35 years. Our goal is to provide our guests...

Reviewed 14 June 2015

Rooms clean, great bed, kitchenette, walking to everything. Loved the free use of two canoes. Lovely flowers all around, newly renovated. Sweet family run. Amazing Lake Placid. The hotel sits on the bay. A great choice!

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sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for so much for writing such a wonderful review. We truly appreciate you taking the time out of your busy schedule to say such kinds words. Denise and Tyra have done an amazing job once again with our landscaping and flowers. They truly have a gift for horticulture. Our entire staff puts in a tremendous amount of labor...

Altamont, New York
Reviewed 31 May 2015

We have been guests of Placid Bay Inn for more than 10 years. We missed a few years and just returned this past weekend to celebrate our anniversary. We have used the golf packages, but not ski packages. From the moment you check in until the moment you reluctantly check out, you will feel as if you are family. The...

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sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

The entire staff at the Placid Bay Inn would like to thank you for your glowing review of our property. It is truly a pleasure to hear such comments from our returning guests. We are a family run property that has been in business for 35 yrs. We do our utmost to make each and every guests stay a unique...

Reviewed 28 May 2015

We booked a weekend getaway, and chose by chance--next time we'll stay here by choice. Well appointed cozy rooms, that we're amazingly clean! The owners were so friendly and helpful. Easy walk into the center of Lake Placid. Great places to eat and drink close by. And the town of Lake Placid, with its' Olympic past is fun to explore....

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sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Our family would like to Thank You for all your kind words, and taking the time to write this review. We are so very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and your visit to Lake Placid. We look forward to your next visit with us. It is always such a pleasure to serve wonderful folks like yourselves. Thank...

Baldwinsville, New York, United States
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Stayed at placid bay inn near the end of March. My boyfriend and I stayed 2 nights and booked the late season Ski and Stay package and got 1 day lift tickets to Whiteface for only $40 per person. The Inn was very clean and warm and and had cozy adirondack style rooms. The walk to town was only about...

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sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

From all of us at the Placid Bay Inn, we would like to thank you for your positive review. It means a great deal to us that you enjoyed your stay. I must apologize for the smell of smoke from your closet. Once in a great while ( 3 instances in 35 yrs.) guests have chosen to ignore our strict...

Reviewed 30 March 2015 via mobile

We stayed here in mid august 2014 on our way to Old Forge and loved the place. Parking was a little tight, but that's the only bad thing I can say. Our room which was clean and cozy had a nice view of Whiteface Mt. The bed was very confortable. We thoroughly enjoyed the wine and cheese package that they...

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sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Our entire family here at the Placid Bay Inn would like to thank you for your positive review. We are so glad you enjoyed your cheese and wine package- it's a wonderful added amenity to your stay. We have an extensive list of packages you can add to your stay to make it personal and unique. Whether you are a...

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Reviewed 29 March 2015 via mobile

My husband surprised me with a weekend getaway because we were kid free for the first time in a long time and I was very pleased. The room was CLEAN and beautiful. Service was next to none. They had maps of the area for us. Looked up events going on and printed the information just because. We didn't even ask....

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sunintree, Front Office Manager at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words and thank you for choosing the Placid Bay for your weekend away! We realize how important mini getaways can be; in fact, I think they are a must in keeping our spirits up and our body and soul feeling refreshed and healthy! We are so glad to read you had a delightful "adults" getaway...

Canton, New York
Reviewed 27 March 2015

Staff was very friendly and the room was exceptionally clean!! The little kitchenette was a very nice bonus as well. I traditionally don't sleep well in a hotel, however I slept great both nights. The bed was very comfortable and the heat worked perfectly. Will stay there again for sure, great value!

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sunintree, Front Office Manager at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a considerate review. We pride ourselves in our friendly and helpful service and our exceptionally clean rooms and grounds. We couldn't be happier knowing you had such a nice and restful sleep. Our beds are new and super comfy; featuring plush pillow topper mattresses which our guests have been giving us...

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Reviewed 21 March 2015

Nicely priced and perfectly situated on Lake Placid, an easy stroll into the village and event locations. Helpful and welcoming reception, rooms with character and plenty of space. We have stayed in several places in and around Lake Placid; will return here next time.

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The entire staff at the Placid Bay Inn would like to thank you for your wonderful review. We strive to accommodate each and every one of our guests needs to the best of our ability. If you do plan a return trip remember Lake Placid is beautiful all year long. Whether paddling Placid Lake from our backyard, lounging by our...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Adirondack ambiance surrounds you in our picturesque Inn located right on Placid Lake with magnificent views of Whiteface Mt. Relax in a comfortably appointed room, suite or cottage. We have updated & remodeled our accommodations including: upscale towels, bedding, and bathrooms, many with deep soaking tubs. Our Inn offers free Wi-Fi, canoes, outdoor pool, and Adirondack chairs for lounging by the Lake. Enjoy a leisurely stroll to downtown shops & restaurants. Visit our web site for details on our numerous year-round packages and online reservations.Please Note: We are a small hotel not a B&B. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Placid Bay Inn

Address: 2187 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1182
Region: United States > New York > Lake Placid
Price Range: €107 - €139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
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“Suite 16 is on second floor, small but offers great view of lake and the sunrise.”
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“room 20 only had 2 steps to enter - room 8 was on the 2nd floor -easy steps”
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“There is road noise but our window faced the back of the building. I'm not sure about the other rooms.”
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“Corner 2nd floor room had beautiful view of Lake and Mountains.”
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