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Lake House

3.5 of 5 1 Mirror Lake Drive, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1105 (Formerly Lakeview Motor Inn)
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Scheveningen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Overall the Lake House meet all my needs and was a great place to stay. Would stay again in the future. It was nice to be able to get away from the main Resort. More of a home feeling. The staff was very friendly and willing to help with anything and everything I needed.

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Katonah, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have nothing to add but absolute agreement with all 5-star reviews. However, TripAdvisor requires 200 characters, so: The staff is low-key friendly and super-accommodating. The public spaces and guest rooms are welcoming: comfortable and spotlessly clean. There are huge windows with gorgeous views everywhere.

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New York City, New York
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This perfectly situated, retro hotel by Mirror Lake was a very welcome change of pace to most hotels, totally unique, easy going and very cool. The vibe is incredibly relaxed and friendly with no guest "pressure" whatsoever. Our stay here while skiing at Whiteface and exploring Lake Placid absolutely made the trip. The rooms are cozy and clean, each with... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at the hotel with a friend for a few days recently,we went sking on whiteface, the hotel was very good the lake view/hohtub/pool/room/cleanliness/ It's across the street form The High Peaks Hotel where you check in which has a great restaurant and you can use their amenities, Overall the experience was very good and will definitely come back,I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent NewYear's Eve at the Lake House lounge. The decor is very cool, new age Adirondack i.e.. slick and comfy at the same time. Plenty of fun areas to bring a group together. People of all ages were enjoying the vibe. Thanks for hosting!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I Loved, Loved, Loved this place! When one is a single female traveling by herself sometimes it's hard to find a place where one feels safe and comfortable. I not only felt that way but this place has a fabulous view, and a very warm and welcoming staff. It is rare these days to find such hospitality. This is part... More 

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of four had an outstanding six-day stay at this wonderful hotel, which combines a quiet location and a splendid view of Mirror Lake with easy access to Lake Placid village and a short ride to Whiteface Mountain. Our room was just what we needed; the common room area with fireplace and bar was beautiful and welcoming; the staff... More 

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

I stayed at the Lake House - which is affiliated with the High Peaks Resort-from December 17th-19th. I took the train from Saratoga and arrived at the Lake House around 4:00pm. Check-in was entirely seamless, as John Driscoll (aka Johnny High Peaks) had everything ready for me, including my Olympic Sites Passport that I had indicated to the staff there... More 

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HighPeaksResort, General Manager at Lake House, responded to this review

Dear Sarah K, I have been sharing your review with our entire team here in Lake Placid at Lake House and our High Peaks Resort Property as an example of the power of genuine and personalized service. It is great to know that you experienced precisely that, and that you encountered the same care and attention with each interaction. John,... More 

Toronto, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Every room has a view of a Mirror Lake. But the bar, a large, unbarlike room, has the best views. it was a quiet place with comfortable sofas to relax in. The rooms, which all have a lake view, had recently been renovated and are quite comfortable. In fact, the whole hotel seems to be recently renovated. Lake House's only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I looked the Lake House last minute as previous plans fell through. I booked the hotel as part of a getaway where I would propose to my girlfriend. The hotel looks great after the remodeling, with a beautiful lobby/bar that includes a fireplace, comfortable lake view seating, and activities for the family. The staff was very helpful and knowledgeable about... More 

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Address: 1 Mirror Lake Drive, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1105 (Formerly Lakeview Motor Inn)
Location: United States > New York > Lake Placid
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lake House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Lakeview Motor Hotel Lake Placid
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Lake Placid

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