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Lake Side Motel

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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good15%
  • Average31%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible31%
  • 7 Sep 2016
    “Perfect for what we wanted!”
  • 19 Aug 2015
    “not a place to stay”
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

There are lots of mediocre and some unflattering reviews regarding Lake Side. First let me explain that as a family we were unsure of what to expect after booking and there was some trepidation, but I have learned over the years to make the best...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank PeterBNJ
Reviewed 19 August 2015

stayed one night, bugs, didn't report it til next morning as sign on office door said office would reopen at 8 am. Owner wanted to give me half the money back because I occupied the room and did not report it until I checked out....More

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank happyny
Reviewed 13 August 2015

I don't get all the bad reviews but our room was neat and clean and quiet. It's a little outdated but the price was fair compared to others. I would go stay again there. Close to town. Saranac Lake is a nice town. Plenty to...More

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank huffer24
Reviewed 10 February 2015

The last reviewer couldn't be more on target with his opinions about the place!!! Unfortunately, I booked the place BEFORE reading the reviews!!! I thought it was odd that the owner INSISTED on pre-payment - - charges hit my credit card BEFORE even leaving home...More

Date of stay: February 2015
3  Thank Carmen T
Reviewed 16 June 2013

If there was a score less than 1 this place would get it. Terribly run down and old. Musty smell in the room was bad. The beds were garbage on even had two brown (yuk) mattresses. The tiles were falling off the walls in the...More

Date of stay: June 2013
3  Thank Clyde1442
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Also Known As
Lake Side Hotel Saranac Lake
United States > New York > Saranac Lake
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Also Known As
Lake Side Hotel Saranac Lake
United States > New York > Saranac Lake
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"rooms at another motel would be better"
19 Aug 2015
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