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    Gauthier's Saranac Lake Inn and Hotel

    488 Lake Flower Ave, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-2455
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    6/8/2017 7/8/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good33%
    • Average8%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible8%
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    “paddle boats” (35 reviews)
    “life jackets” (5 reviews)
    “free kayaks” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Kitchenette
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    Business Centre
    Tennis Court
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    Reviewed 19 May 2015

    Gauthier's is the type of motel your parents would have stayed at in the 1960s. The service is welcoming and helpful, the rooms are comfortable and clean (though the bed was far too soft) and have most of the expected amenities, but the motel has...More

    1  Thank BlackBear1959
    Reviewed 18 May 2015

    Stayed for 4 nights on a hiking trip, if you are looking for an awesome outdoor trip this place is it, they have so many amenities (kayaking, canoes, stand up paddle boards, bikes, fishing poles) that are included with the price of your room, the...More

    3  Thank AndieNF
    Reviewed 13 February 2015 via mobile

    Maybe it's because it's winter but I don't think it's worth the price... The only saving grace is it's clean and the front desk guy was great! The rooms are very dated and the tv was from the 80s and blurry... The bed was so...More

    6  Thank heidivol
    Reviewed 8 February 2015 via mobile

    Stayed for 2 nights.The owners are very friendly. The price is very good compared to other accommodations in the area. The room was very clean. The bed was very comfortable. Staff we met were extremely nice and Friendly. Will have to try it in the...More

    4  Thank RobertzRo
    Reviewed 25 January 2015

    The website leads you to believe that you are staying in a high end HOTEL, but this is merely a side-of-the -road MOTEL. Upon check in, the staff was friendly, but not customer service oriented. The normally priced $79.00 per night hotel was priced at...More

    8  Thank Jennifer A
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$112 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 31
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    • Saranac Lake
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    Room & Suite (18)
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    Hotel & Grounds (41)
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    Yosef S
    24 August 2016|
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    Response from pvillan | Reviewed this property |
    I agree with Wausau-check directly with the Inn, they were very nice. Our room was large enough to accommodate extra but I can't say what the allow or would charge for.
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    "try for a Lake View"
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    "Not #35 if you really want to see the lake."
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    "We were very unhappy with the expensive room with obscured view."
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