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2135 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, NY 12946
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Wildwood on the Lake
Ranked #7 of 31 hotels in Lake Placid
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 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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Jeannette, Pennsylvania
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a chain hotel, but really homey and friendly staff. Sorry I couldn't stay more than one night to enjoy the lake and free activities they provide for you. Room was rustic, clean and had a balcony overlooking the lake. Was very quiet and right outside of downtown Lake Placid for easy driving or walking access. Would definitely recommend.

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Red Creek, New York
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled on this hotel last year when we attempted to make our anniversary reservations late and all of the chain hotels were booked. We decided to try the "Wildwood on the Lake" for at least one night. When we arrived, we found friendly faces and a clean room with an amazing view! The owners of the hotel are not... More

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Highland Mills, New York
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really recommend “Wildwood on the Lake” as a great place to stay in Lake Placid. The cost is very reasonable and it is a much nicer place to stay than the standard chain hotels or more expensive options. The rooms and surroundings are very clean, the canoes are free and they make a nice fire outside every evening. There... More

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Canton, New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stayed here for IMLP 2014. We stayed for one week, and overall it was a very nice stay. The property was lovely and we were very excited to be right on Paradox Bay, which is connected to Lake Placid. Super easy paddling to the lake, which has magnificent views. We stayed in a cabin, which had... More

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Glenmont, New York
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lake side room and view of mts! Gazebo overlooking lake perfect spot for first cup of coffee or last glass of wine. Kayaks were provided. Pool, hot tub, sauna too. Not far from center of town but quiet at night. Staff helpful and friendly! Will go back for 3rd time soon

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Syracuse, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a lakeside room, very quiet and great views of the lake, the mountains, and the sunrise. Kayaks and canoes available no charge. Have stayed here twice now and would not hesitate to go back.

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Stamford, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent place to stay in.. The lake nearby will give a beautiful and calm environment which will make us to feel relaxed and happy. The boat ride which they offer is a must try one.. Waters are not so deep and its safe for kids as well. A must place to visit along with this hotel. they offer decent... More

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Rochester, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent one night before camping to marcy dam and it was really nice. Away from the crowd and the urban touristic atmosphere of lake placid (which is few miles away), really quiet, we had a beautiful view on the lake with a small balcony, friendly and zen atmosphere. You have access to multiple activities if you want to, kayak,... More

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Reno, Nevada
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75 reviews 75 reviews
24 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here on a Sunday in June and this was an amazing place to stay. I booked a suite with a fire place and Jacuzzi that overlooked Lake Placid. The room had a kitchenette also. We could have stayed here a month it was so comfortable. The place is run by a hands on family that tries to make... More

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New York City, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Son and his gf came up on one of the worst weekends to find lodging...4th of July! They found an opening at Wildwood on the Lake and bc of a cancellation, we joined them and are still here 2 extra days. Family run, hands on lodging. Very quaint look...Bavarian style. Lake-fed outdoor pool. Nice, well taken care of boats to... More

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Address: 2135 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, NY 12946
Location: United States > New York > Lake Placid
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Wildwood On The Lake Hotel Lake Placid
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Family owned and operated by the Weber's for 40 years, join us this winter to take in all the Whiteface Lake Placid Region has to offer. Enjoy our convenient location to restaurants & stores. All rooms are non-smoking, come equipped with fridge, coffeemaker, microwave, cable, iron & hairdryer. Efficiencies/Cottages some with kitchens, fireplaces, whirlpool tubs add to the ADK experience. Facilities include an indoor heated pool, whirlpool and sauna. Join us for coffee & muffins in the lobby from 8am. Free Wi-Fi. Flat Screen TVs.Ski&Stay, Group and Winter packages available. We look forward to speaking with you to plan your getaway! ... more   less 
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