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Chambly, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Very well renovated Too bad there is not a lot of people that hang in the lobby because its very cozy; there are tables to eat; a bar; a huge fireplace and the view if beautiful; every room has a lake view and the pool is nice; the game room should be a little renovated; its quiet empty; check the...

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North Branford, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We got snowed in following a hockey tournament. High peaks offered us a stay here. It was a great place for our large group to hang out and the hospitality was amazing! Rooms left something to be desired but we really only slept in them.

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Long Island City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Newly renovated hotel, with a nice lobby and common area, unfortunately it feels too much like the kids room within the bigger resort to which it belongs. Was expecting a lively lobby, and found an empty room. For the price, was expecting a room a little better (was on the small side, cramped, no robe, ...). The lobby lounge is...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good hotel for small children. Rooms were spacious and clean. Bathroom a little small but didn't care. Nice room next to the bar for kids to play board games and building blocks. Pool clean and fun. Only negatives- food or small snacks are needed in the bar room. No kitchen in hotel but happy hour snacks could probably be...

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Schenectady, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My fiance took me to Lake Placid in Dec of 2016 to propose. I know, totally cute. When we were pulling into town (I didn't know why we were there) I complained as he told me he had booked us a "motel". Well this was certainly the nicest motel we stayed in. I honestly wouldn't call it a motel, but...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We loved this hotel. It is part of the High Peaks Resort across the street, but has a much more laid-back atmosphere as there are fewer rooms and fewer amenities. It also has a mid-century modern feel to it, which we enjoyed. Pros: -large common room, not overcrowded, with fireplace, ample tables for reading, chatting, pool and foosball for the...

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HighPeaksResort, Innkeeper at Lake House, responded to this review

Dear RakSu10, It’s great that you made yourself at home here while in our neck of the woods, and we’re flattered to be your first Trip Advisor review! I hope conditions at Whiteface were stellar. There may surely be some differences between the Lake House and High Peaks Resort, but our strength lies in the sharing of our amenities; there’s...

Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Place is awesome. Staff is genuine, friendly, and knowledgeable Adam , Jon , and Eric. The views are amazing over Mirror Lake . Retro unique look and feel up in the mountains, just what you want for a get away. Can't forget about how accommodating they are for a mans best friend. A+.

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HighPeaksResort, Director of Food & Beverage at Lake House, responded to this review

Hi Vestrib, Thanks for the gold medal! It’s a shame I didn’t catch you out on the hill, but it was still a treat to host you and your gorgeous pup—dogs are family, too, of course, and needn’t be left at home. You know where to find us when you pass this way again! Adam L. Innkeeper Lake House

Wantagh
Reviewed January 9, 2017

The rooms were clean, the view was amazing, the staff was super friendly, the bartenders made great drinks and have a great selection of beer, Free coffee in the lobby area in the morning while you watch the sunrise. It was a perfect day and we can't wait to return!

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HighPeaksResort, Innkeeper at Lake House, responded to this review

Dear NinaLeNoble, Thank you for your glowing review here! It’s great to hear about the details that made a difference for you. Do let us know if there’s anything we can ever do for you here in Lake Placid! Safe travels in the new year, Adam L. Innkeeper Lake House

Montreal, Quebec
Reviewed January 7, 2017

Lake House has unparalleled led sign, breathtaking views of the High Peaks and a very friendly staff. The rooms are simple, spacious and very clean. The beds were comfortable, the pillows plush and the comforters cozy. The Lake House bar / lounge is THE place you want to be sitting by the fire and playing scrabble with your friends and...

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HighPeaksResort, Innkeeper at Lake House, responded to this review

Dear Marielle, Thanks for making the Lake house your base station during your time in Lake Placid; it was a pleasure to host you and we hope to see you again. We’ll save a seat for you by the fire! Best wishes to you, Adam L. Innkeeper Lake House

Astoria, New York
Reviewed January 3, 2017

We drove up to Lake Placid for a long weekend over New Year's and stayed at Lake House. Upon check in we were greeted with glasses of Champagne and all of the Lake House employees we met were very personable, friendly and ready with recommendations. The Lake House is part of High Peaks Resort which has its main building across...

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HighPeaksResort, Innkeeper at Lake House, responded to this review

Hi Seth, Firstly, it’s wonderful that we could help make your time back in Lake Placid festive and fun! I recall the dilemma with your room, and again I’m quite sorry, but I’m at least glad that we could remedy it swiftly. Thanks again for spending time with us over the holiday, and I hope to see you again! Best...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Concierge
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 1961, Lake House has been part of the Lake Placid community, with its rich Olympic history and beautiful, natural surroundings. We welcome you to share our home – as well as our trails, lakes and slopes – whether this is your first trip to Lake Placid or an annual tradition. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake House

Address: 1 Mirror Lake Dr, Lake Placid, NY 12946-3802 (Formerly Lakeview Motor Inn)
Location: United States > New York > Lake Placid
Price Range: $122 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Lake House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 44
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Also Known As:
Lakeview Motor Hotel Lake Placid
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Lake Placid
#7 Romantic Hotel in Lake Placid
#9 Family Hotel in Lake Placid
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“Lakeside always”
 of 5 bubbles 592heidic, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“We had a room on the upper level. Nice views of Mirror Lake.”
 of 5 bubbles RakSu10, 5 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for a balcony room, it is totally worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles NinaLeNoble, Jan 9, 2017 | Read review
“The heating system is a bit noisey and turns on and off all night which woke us up a bit... if they could change that, it would on est perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles marielle_from_mtl, Jan 7, 2017 | Read review
“The heat was not able to be adjusted to our liking. It got too hot and we couldn't get it low enough, so we turned it off. We are used to sleeping with the room a lot cooler.”
 of 5 bubbles collite59, Dec 14, 2016 | Read review
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