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The Whiteface Lodge

4.5 of 5 7 Whiteface Inn Lane, Lake Placid, NY 12946
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

By far THE BEST Adirondack hotel experience we have ever had! This hotel is breathtakingly beautiful and luxurious. Every inch of this hotel looks like something out of a magazine. Suites are gorgeous and spacious with stainless appliances and granite kitchens, fireplace, heated floors in master bath, cozy robes and delicious chocolate chip cookies with turn down service. No detail... More 

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Long Island, New York
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family stayed here for 2 nights during the weekend after New Year's Day. I believe this is an excellent facility and probably the best in the area. However, 5StarDiva family and visitors who typically stay at a place of luxury might hope for a bit better. The positives: 1. The Lodge is beautifully decorated. The grounds are lovely. The... More 

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Chris P, General Manager at The Whiteface Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for visiting our Resort and we appreciate your feedback. It is great to hear the positives and that overall you really enjoyed your stay. There are some items you mention that we assure you are not the norm here and hope you will come back and give us the chance to earn your 5th -star rating. Warm... More 

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

We stayed at Whiteface Lodge three times so far and it was our first stay on a ski trip to Whiteface this year. So I finally decide to write a review.My four star rating is only related to this particular stay. All others no doubt solid five. It's is a beautiful rustic style lodge with friendly and professional staff that... More 

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Chris P, General Manager at The Whiteface Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the return visit and we are glad you had another great stay. We pride ourselves in our wide range of unique amenities so think you for enjoying them. The Bar/Lounge is many of our guest’s favorite spots for a casual comfortable dinner and drinks. The small details you mention we certainly won't allow to occur again... More 

New York
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47 reviews 47 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This lodge is gorgeous, from exterior to interior. I love the lodgy feel and decor. Our work Christmas party has been hosted here and this place is beautiful. We ate at their Kanh restaurant. Food was excellent and fresh. The dining room had a beautiful and huge Christmas tree. This place is definitely worth checking out.

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Chris P, General Manager at The Whiteface Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the review and glad you liked the food and ambiance in our Kanu Dining Room! I hope your company decides to do their 2015 Holiday Party with us again! Happy New Years and come visit us again even before next holiday season! Best wishes More 

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

Girls Get away. We are sorry we only stayed 2 nights. We are planning on our next visit to Whiteface Lodge and will stay more nights. So much to do at the Lodge. Swimming, movies, hiking, ice skating, spa, game room, Bowling, Dining and much more.. We stayed in the Presidential Suite it was beautiful.4 bedrooms and bathrooms, large kitchen... More 

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Chris P, General Manager at The Whiteface Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Great title to your review and we feel the same about you! It is truly the Best to have groups of friends and families are able to come here and enjoy all the amenities you listed and reconnect! We look forward to your next stay and appreciate the kind words and review. Warm regards More 

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121 reviews 121 reviews
23 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Very Best Winter Wonderland Imaginable. A Must-Do in December, when the resort is decorated from "head to toe" for the Holidays. Perfection. Every room is done to the nine's in classic Adirondack style. Not a detail overlooked. FULL DISCLOSURE: we did not lodge here; we had dinner in the dining room. Our friends own a few weeks per year... More 

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Chris P, General Manager at The Whiteface Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, It is great to hear how impressed you were just from the tour and a great dinner! We would love for you to stay with us too on your next visit to Lake Placid and you do not need to be an Interval Owner to rent one of our Lodge Suites (it is an all-suite resort). Than you could... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fabulous resort, from the beautiful buildings to the clever underground link to the pool, from the fluffy towels to the bowling alley. We came for a White Xmas and were so thrilled to find such a stunning setting, the Christmas trees everywhere, the lights, the fires, just beautiful. We were a family of eight adults and were accommodated... More 

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Chris P, General Manager at The Whiteface Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, We are so glad that your adventure all the way from Australia did not disappoint! Thank you for mentioning 3 of the truly unique and special parts of the resort; our Christmas tree, Tunnel connector and our Residence size grand suites (like 330.). Christmas is magical at the Whiteface Lodge and we hope your group will take the trek... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So this review is a two part: the first part is a response on a previous review and the second part is the actual review, my overall opinion. Firstly, yes the 42' Christmas tree was not in the dining area when I arrived (January 1st 2015) and no I was not crushed to discover this. I know that they typically... More 

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Chris P, General Manager at The Whiteface Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the endorsement with and without our spectacular Christmas tree. Like yours at home after New Year’s we take it down, wedding or no wedding. Now to the Great Review, you described our "Resort Inclusive" experience perfectly with a huge list of items that nearly anywhere else you pay extra for, all included! We hope to see... More 

London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been here twice and now and compared to two years ago, this stay was not as good as then. The facilities are GREAT as they should be at a Leading Hotel of the world. Staff are friendly, the rooms are maintained quickly and well, beds are comfortable. The BIG gripe is with the food / catering. The menu is... More 

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Chris P, General Manager at The Whiteface Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for coming back, we are thrilled that nearly all aspects of your stay were 5 Star again! It clearly sounds like once again the rooms, overall service and lodge experience did not disappoint again. As far as s our Food and Beverage Experience, although it looks like you were here over the busiest holiday week of the... More 

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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an awesome retreat! Firstly the service was friendly and impeccable! I loved the room...cozy fireplace! Even heated floor in the bathroom! There were so many towels in the bathroom I never had to call for more! I loved that....so much fun..theatre with free popcorn. ...ice skating rink. ...pool and hot tub were deliciously hot in the freezing air! This... More 

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Chris P, General Manager at The Whiteface Lodge, responded to this review

Hello, We are happy to hear you had an "awesome retreat"! The most important thing to our team is to provide great service because all the world class facilities in the world won't be special unless the service matches! So thank you for the " impeccable!" service review and glad you found the rooms, fireplaces and outdoor hot tubs warm... More 

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Address: 7 Whiteface Inn Lane, Lake Placid, NY 12946
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Location: United States > New York > Lake Placid
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Whiteface Lodge 4.5*
Number of rooms: 94
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