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Sara-Placid Motor Inn

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445 Lake Flower Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Niskayuna, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been guests at Sara-Placid numerous times, and it remains our preferred Saranac Lake motel. The rooms are large, beds are comfortable, the refrigerator and microwave handy to have. And, it is extremely clean. Paddleboats are there for the use by guests. Additionally, it is is quick walk up the road for supplies and restaurants. We highly recommend Sara-Placid,... More 

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Ottawa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at the SaraPlacid Motor Inn and were very pleased with our room, which had views of a pond and Lake Flower. The owner is wonderful - very friendly, kind and helpful. The motel is located close to a few restaurants and supermarkets.

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Boston, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't be fooled by the title, "Motor Inn", or the look of the motel from the outside. We expected the inside to be cramped and dark with dark faux-wood paneling. On the contrary. The room was spacious - we were able to bring our tandem bike inside and easily (and carefully, to keep the walls and room clean!) put it... More 

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Barre, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

I have lost count how many times we have visited this motel. It has become or motel of choice when visiting family in Saranac Lake. The rooms are comfortable and well apointed. Great service every time. Keep up the good work!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The owner was great! Very friendly and informative. Clean room, comfortable bed and we did not hear the road noise, even though its right on the main highway. Gazebo and chairs are very nice. We walked across the street and enjoyed a dock on the lake. Plenty of restaurants within walking distance also. We would definitely stay here again!

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Beccles, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This really is a very good motel; well managed and maintained, clean, comfortable and well equipped. Although it is just off quite a busy road, we were not disturbed by traffic noise and it was especially lovely to be able to sit and relax beside the lake. There is a good place for breakfast five minutes walk from the motel.... More 

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Glad to hear that your room was clean, comfortable and well equipped. We hope to see you again soon. Steve More 

Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a lovely evening in Saranac Lake and rested comfortably at the Sara-Placid Motor Inn. The room was very clean, motel was quiet and wifi was much appreciated. As another reviewer noted, it takes a while for the hot water to get hot but once it does you have plenty! We were able to walk to... More 

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thanks for your review of the Sara-Placid. Glad that our wifi worked great for you and that your family enjoyed our restaurant recommendation. Hope to have you as our guest in the near future. Steve/Owner More 

Blakeslee, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Definitely a wonderful motel! Over a year ago while visiting family in Saranac Lake that instead of the motel/hotel where we would generally stay, it was suggested we try the Sara-Placid Motor Inn. We are very happy that we gave it a try. We just recently spent another long weekend in the area and stayed our second time at the... More 

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I enjoyed reading all of your comments and look forward to having your family as our guests in the near future. Steve More 

Brockport, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

My husband and I were on a short vacation in Adirondacks.Found this motel was very clean,very comfortable and very nice to look out the window at the geese and ducks on the pond.It was quiet and relaxing after spending the day in Lake Placid.Owner was very friendly and helpful telling us about a wonderful restaurant. If ever in the area.again... More 

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Glad that you enjoyed your room and the restaurant recommendation. Hope to have you as our guest again in the near future. Steve/Owner More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We wanted to spend our vacation climbing the High Peaks and exploring the lakes and nearby towns. There is no better place than the Sara-Placid Motor Inn to stay while accomplishing these goals. Firstly, the Sara-Placid is clean and comfortable. The sheets were soft and the pillows were plump. The staff was friendly and accommodating, and we never wanted for... More 

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SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time in writing a review. It's always nice to read a positive review. Thanks for all your comments. We hope to see you again in the near future. Steve/Owner More 

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