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Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The cabins at Lapland Lake are very charming. I'm sure these cabins are perfect for the ski season, but for summer/automn, these are wonderful too! We (family with 2 kids, ages 4 and 5) stayed here last weekend, as a nice closure of summer holidays and begin of the indian summer. There are several cabins to rent, we stayed at... More 

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

We visited Lapland Lake with extended family, staying in a four-bedroom tupa, Latu. Everyone in the group from age 2 to 68 had a great time, with swimming, boating and fishing in the lake, campfires at night, and lots of relaxing, togetherness time. The adults in the group also enjoyed the afternoon wood-burning sauna time in the main building. The... More 

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Flemington, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found the cabin I had to be clean and comfortable. Even though there is no air conditioning it was not needed during this late August visit. There was plenty of firewood to have a fire outside and a grill was available as well. The boats, sauna and hiking trails are all included as part of the cabin fee. Owners... More 

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Fredonia, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

Wonderful place.Quiet.Well-maintained, beautiful.Great beach.Kayaking.We will be back. Owners really care about the place, are planting heirloom apple trees.Tupas (cottages) are immaculate and comfy.It's all good,.

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Thank Ann S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Lapland Lake for our summer vacations with my family last summer (2015). We were happy to be back this year. Is a beautiful place, in our case, perfect for our family. We have a 2.5 to. There were many things to do for all of us. The Snowshoe trail is suitable for mt biking. You can also... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Peaceful,serene and simply perfect. The Tupa was exactly as described when we arrived. The lake was crystal clear. We were also blessed with fantastic weather. I will definitely be back. Hoping to return this fall when the beautiful colors will be on full display. Thank you again Kathy and Paul for a wonderful experience.

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Pylesville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We just returned from Lapland Lake and had an amazing time. The tupa was clean and contained all we needed for our stay. The check in and check out process was a breeze. Most importantly, it was the perfect peace and quiet we were looking for in a picturesque location! On one day we had the whole lake to ourselves!

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Addison, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Incredible people running this wonderful get away vacation setting. We know it is set for a busy winter season but coming here in the summer is amazing. We canoed across the lake, went hiking, and enjoyed a campfire right outside our door. We will be back! Thank you for the great stay!!!

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Passaic Park, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We've been to Lapland Lake several times during the past ten years, and this rating really does reflect the overall positive experience of this lovely place and not just our trip this past May, which was also positive. To be clear - you have to want this type of serenity - no TV, wireless or cell reception in cabins. 24-hour... More 

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laplandlake, Owner at Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center, responded to this review

We’re so glad you enjoyed your recent visit to Lapland Lake and that it gave you the serenity you needed. It is a beautiful place to wind down and completely relax. (Taking advantage of the authentic wood burning sauna really enhances the experience.) We’re sorry if you weren’t aware that our Wi-Fi is available 24 hrs. After the office closes... More 

Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

Lapland Lake is one of the most beautiful and wonderful places on God's green earth. I love it here, well - there. See - I say 'here' even though I'm in Brooklyn right now. My head is 'there' at Lapland Lake because it just seems like home when I'm 'there' and when I'm 'here' at home in BK too. Cathy... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center offers a touch of Finland in New York's southern Adirondack Mountains! We offer lodging in cozy tupas (housekeeping cottages), a pristine non-motor lake with sandy beach for swimming, fishing, kayaking and canoeing along with scenic hiking and mountain biking. Visit in winter for the day or overnight to experience our award-winning cross country ski center. Our four-season woodland retreat was proudly operated by former U.S. Olympian Olavi Hirvonen and his family for more than 35 years. New owners Kathy and Paul Zahray offer you their warmest welcome. We offer year round lodging in ten immaculate tupas (housekeeping cottages) featuring up to four bedrooms, fully equipped kitchens (refrigerator-freezer, range, microwave, toaster, electric coffee maker), baths with showers, screened porches, electric heat, wood stoves including all wood stove supplies, outdoor fire pit and BBQ. Our authentic Finnish wood-burning sauna is complimentary year round for overnight guests. Professional massage therapy is available. During the spring, summer and fall seasons overnight guests have access to our stunning 70-acre, motor-free lake with sandy beach. Woods Lake offers exceptional swimming, fishing, kayaking & canoeing with complimentary use of kayaks, canoes, rowboats and paddle boats. Our 30-mile of private hiking and mountain biking trails are available for our lodging guests' use. Our 3-mile self-guided nature trail is a delight for children and adults alike. In the winter months you are welcome to visit for the day or to lodge with us to experience our award-winning cross country ski center. 50Km of scenic ski & snowshoe trails are surrounded by the pristine southern Adirondack Forest Preserve. Trails are available for all abilities, from beginner to expert. Lapland Lake offers meticulous snowcat grooming; well-trained, courteous staff; two-story warming lodge; full rental-retail shops; daily PSIA ski instruction; children's tubing; ice-skating and two food service locations. Tavataan ladulla! See you on the trails! Come join us to experience Adirondack Splendor and Finnish Hospitality! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Center

Address: 139 Lapland Lake Rd, Northville, NY 12134-3962
Location: United States > New York > Northville
Price Range: $104 - $275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 27
Also Known As:
Lapland Lake Nordic Vacation Hotel Northville
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