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Placid Bay Inn

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Owego, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time and would highly recommend Placid Bay Inn to anybody looking to visit the area. We stayed in a small room, but big enough for two people. The hospitality was amazing....clean rooms, great recommendations for places to eat, beautiful place to watch the sunrise/set. Can't wait to visit and celebrate our honeymoon each and every year!

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sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the outstandingl 5/5 review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed your honeymoon getaway with us! We would love to have you back as guests to celebrate your honeymoon! We look forward to many returns! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the first time we've rented a room in Lake Placid after many stays at the ADK Loj when our kids were growing up. The Placid Bay Inn is motel style accommodations and available cottages. We chose a room with a kitchenette for convenience. The room was well appointed and in excellent condition. Immaculately clean. It is family owned... More 

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Ohio City, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel may not be modern but that is what we loved about it....made me nostalgic....when I was a kid....family operation...clean and comfortable with a beautiful look at lake placid....nice, nice family run it...made you feel welcome immediately!!!

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1 Thank Ustrotting
sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. Our family is so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to seeing you again, hopefully, in the near future. Thank you again for your patronage. More 

Lake Bluff, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Second time staying here AND as before, a very friendly, very comfortable and very clean stay. The room was a bit tight for 2 people with a bunch of gear, but very doable. Location is in a walkable distance from all of main street locations. The grounds are beautiful and well taken care of and must be taken advantage of!... More 

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1 Thank j0inerz
sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us a second time! We truly appreciate the 4/5 review of our property. Your kind words and comments are truly appreciated by all of us here at the Placid Bay Inn. Perhaps the next time you book a stay with us we can tempt you with a larger room. Please think of staying with us... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location on the Bay of Lake Placid. The Inn has a great view of White Face Mt. Canoes available for using all day. There is also a nice pool on the property. A decent walk to town. The rooms are clean and beds comfortable. The only problem we had were the older airconditioners that make a lot of noise... More 

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sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your 4/5 review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at the Placid Bay Inn. We will look into the air conditioner noise issue you mentioned. We have not had any previous complaints with that air conditioner unit, but we will investigate the noise level of that unit immediately. We truly appreciate the time and effort in... More 

Syracuse, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came up to Lake Placid during a VERY busy lacrosse weekend to do some hiking, and were lucky enough to find a room at the Placid Bay Inn. We booked a queen room with a fireplace and were not disappointed. From the moment we stepped foot on the property we were blown away we had never discovered this place... More 

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sunintree, Manager at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

We are so pleased you had such an enjoyable stay with us. Thank you for highlighting our property and all the things we are doing "right". It is so rewarding for us to read such a glowing review. We take great pride in providing affordable, comfortable, and spotless accommodations. We are happy you will be returning guests; we look forward... More 

Woodsville, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a queen "lake view" with kitchenette. The view was debatable. It was blocked by a huge tree, but we were on the lake side. Just make sure if you want to see the lake from your window, ask for the room not behind the tree. The room was super clean. The cleanest we have ever had and we... More 

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sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful and detailed review of our Inn. Our family has been debating whether to cut the tree or just limb it up. I am an old tree hugger so I didn't want to cut it, but I can see your point. This Fall we will trim up the tree and... More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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19 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

This place is a gem. It's been recently renovated with new windows and a modern bathroom. Our room overlooked the lake and the mountains. We even had a walk in closet so we could store all our belongings and keep the living space open. We had a small kitchenette which was great for breakfasts and snacks. The staff was friendly,... More 

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sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Your review is greatly appreciated! It gave a real feeling of what we are about. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and hope you will visit us again in the near future. The beautiful Fall foliage starts the end of September. Thank you again for staying with us, and your very thoughtful review. More 

Shelburne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

My room was clean, quiet and perfect for a solo traveler. I was greeted professionally by the office staff who gave me the information about the motel and its amenities. The grounds were quiet and beautiful.

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1 Thank Joanne D
sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your short but very sweet review. I think you said it all! :-) We appreciate you staying with us on your trip to Lake Plaid, and hope we have earned your business for the next time you are in our area. More 

Tonawanda, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Best view of Bay and White face Mountain....clean, friendly and well-kept grounds, pool and canoes for use. Best price for a Lake Placid stay. Close to downtown, shops. Owner friendly and helpful. Rooms clean and new amenities.

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1 Thank gaclarkusa7
sunintree, Owner at Placid Bay Inn, responded to this review

Our family appreciates your wonderful review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you will have time to visit us again during the beautiful Fall foliage season. The reflection of the colors on the water is breath taking. Thank you for staying with us. We truly appreciate your business. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Adirondack ambiance surrounds you in our picturesque Inn located right on Placid Lake with magnificent views of Whiteface Mt. Relax in a comfortably appointed room, suite or cottage. We have updated & remodeled our accommodations including: upscale towels, bedding, and bathrooms, many with deep soaking tubs. Our Inn offers free Wi-Fi, canoes, outdoor pool, and Adirondack chairs for lounging by the Lake. Enjoy a leisurely stroll to downtown shops & restaurants. Visit our web site for details on our numerous year-round packages and online reservations.Please Note: We are a small hotel not a B&B. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Placid Bay Inn

Address: 2187 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY 12946-1182
Location: United States > New York > Lake Placid
Price Range: $109 - $155 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
Also Known As:
Placid Bay Hotel Lake Placid
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