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Address: Whiteface Inn Road, Whiteface Resort, Lake Placid, NY 12946
Phone Number: 518-523-2551

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nice place

The food is good here and the view isn't bad either. Nice an confy and the drinks were good as well.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2016
Lake Placid, New York
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Lake Placid, New York
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

The food is good here and the view isn't bad either. Nice an confy and the drinks were good as well.

1 Thank totalrepair7
Minster, Ohio
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

This golf course in the mountains near Lake Placid was fun to play and the views were great. Hole 6 was our favorite! We also had lunch and drinks at the clubhouse after our round. They do a lovely job there too. I definitely recommend playing here if you are a golfer visiting the area. (A couple guys in our... More 

Thank Becky B
Westfield, New Jersey, United States
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Friendly starter, was able to bring my 6 year old out with me for 9 holes in the morning. Great views from some spots.

Thank Ed L
Manlius, New York
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98 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Our group of 24 golfers played yesterday morning. The setting is beautiful, and the majesty of the place is simply stunning. The maintenance of the venue leaves something to be desired. The greens in particular were very slow. We realize this had been a very difficult year for greens around the northeast due to the very cold winter temperatures, but... More 

Thank Arnold P
Briarcliff Manor, New York, United States
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156 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

This is one of the oldest golf courses in the country and looks it. Let's start with the course. Fairways were very bumpy and in moderate to poor condition. Greens were very slow and some were virtually unplayable with no green. Cart girl was rarely seen and at one point seemed to be hiding in the woods. We only saw... More 

3 Thank FredSiegel
New York City, New York
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58 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Haven't been there this year, but had to put a date for review to be published. We have played here many times. I agree about cost but golf is ridiculously overpriced. I'm a beginner golfer but my boys play and we have played here either while staying in the area or renting at the Whiteface Inn & Resort (which has... More 

Thank LBskis
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I played this course in June this year and I was really disappointed by the condition of the course. Some of the greens had bald patches and 1 of them had no grass at all. I read a lot of good reviews about this course and was excited to play it but my experience was totally opposite. It is way... More 

2 Thank Sachin T
Jefferson MA
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58 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

The golfing experience here is great and so is the light lunch afterward. The whole facility is comfortable and the prices were reasonable. Sometimes you pay too much for the setting and not the golf. There was real value here.

Thank RFWright
Phoenix, Maryland
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60 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Played this golf course solo on a Wednesday morning in 2.5 hours. The course is in terrific shape and enjoyable to play. Will definitely play again next time I am in the area

2 Thank Beatrice D
Durham, North Carolina
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 via mobile

This golf course was overpriced for what it was. Fairways are very narrow and greens are super slow. The course conditions were above average but not amazing. Save your money and choose another Lake Placid golf course.

Thank Sethy45

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