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Gauthier's Saranac Lake Inn and Hotel

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488 Lake Flower Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY 12983
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are looking for a slick luxury chain with spray on décor then go somewhere else. Local rustic charm. Friendly service. More than half the rooms have a wonderful view of lake Flower. Local restaurants are mostly walking distance. There are tennis and basket ball courts in the park next door. I like that bicycles and unlimited use of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first trip to Saranac Lake. Check in was quick and easy. The room was a little dated but clean and comfortable. Everyone was very nice. The location couldn't be better. The hotel is right on the lake. Just like everyone says there are boats for you to just take out whenever you want. Their is a two... More 

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Hartford, Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Gauthier's in August 2015 for two nights. Our lower level room had a lovely view of the lake and we loved the access to kayaks, canoes and paddle boats that came with our stay. The staff was friendly. The room was clean but a little dated. The beds were comfortable.

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New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start off with a little background. We are "those people" who used to have a cabin on state land on Lower Saranac Lake, and grew up, 3rd generation, watching the sun set over Boot Bay Mountain every night. After the cabins were taken down in 1976 or so, we began tenting and continue that for many years. We're... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and my 6yr old son stayed here for 2 nights in the summer. The best part about staying here was the fact that it was right on flower lake and guests have free use of paddleboats, canoes, kayaks, paddleboards, and bikes, and fishing poles. It was great to not have to drive to another place and pay to... More 

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sacramento, ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Our extended family stayed here for three nights, renting a number of rooms, for a reunion\wedding. It was perfect. Spectacular view, water activities galore with easy access, bikes that let the teens go off to do their own exploring, one mile walk to an adorable town, and weather that brought us beautiful sunny skies, electrical light shows and brilliant sunsets.... More 

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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

If you are a "Baby Boomer" this place will bring back memories of your childhood stay at a " family motel on the Lake". It is the "real" motel experience. Rooms are clean, and ours lakeside # 41 had a wonderful,breath taking view of the Lake and flat screen TV. While in the village of Saranac you are actually on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

We chose Gauthier's many years ago for its location, complimentary waterfront access to Lake Flower, nearby access to supermarkets, pharmacies, and Happy Meals. Great location when you have young kids. We still chose Gauthier's today as they continuously work hard to improve their property and what they offer guests.

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Bel Air, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We were visiting family friends in the area, and stayed at the Saranac Lake Inn for three nights. I think the staff was very friendly and very helpful. The room was comfortable, and we slept pretty well. The room and the bathroom (we had a standard poolside room) were both large enough. The Inn is just off of the State... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I went with my parents and my nieces for my dad's birthday to the Adirondacks. I left the planning to my parents, and dad had booked one room for the five of us (?) but it was his birthday, so I went along to get along. Hasan was there at the desk to greet us when we arrived, they were... More 

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