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Gauthier's Saranac Lake Inn and Hotel

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Brooklyn, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our rather expensive room was quite nice and had a nice balcony overlooking the lake. We stayed for three nights and each night were plagued by an intermittent noise that sounded like a plumbing issue. The next day I spoke to House keeping and asked them if they had any idea what the issue might be all i received was... More 

Thank Chris11215
Staten Island, New York, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We drove up to Saranac Lake to go on the Rail Explorers rail ride. (railexplorers.net) . Excellent time. Made reservations way in advance at the Gauthiers. If you are looking for a 5 star hotel this is not the place. The view over looking the lake is beautiful. The sunrise and the sunset are just beautiful off the lake waters.... More 

Thank Ralph I
Windermere, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attending a family reunion in tiny Saranac Lake. Friday afternoon and I see a 'Food Truck' it was selling street food like you fine all over Mexico( I lived there 3 years) All types of tacos, great fresh ingredients all types of meats and veggies too. Fresh Chihuahua cheese! Great surprise! 5 stars!

Thank DrJoe676767
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice location on Oseetah Lake with beautiful views from the balcony of lake side rooms. Room & bathroom were dated, but clean. The sheets to one of the beds was dirty & worn when we got there, but they replaced them right away & gave us a complentary bottle of wine for the inconvenience. Free kayaks & canoes available... More 

Thank sleeshark
Seaford, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and I traveled here for nostalgic reasons. We had spent many summers in Saranac Lake as children. I had signed up for a training in Lake Placid and decided to add some days for a mini vacation. We were not disappointed. We had a lakeside room with 2 queen beds. It was a nice size room with a... More 

1 Thank lovesgus
Sarasota, Florida
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't even think of staying here. We paid $250/night for a small room that had old Goodwill furniture, dirty STAINED carpet and drapes that wouldn't close. The bathroom was so tiny you could barely turn around in it -- and I'm a small person. The so-called wonderful view was mostly of boats in a high metal docking area that obscured... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Must visit for water enthusiasts : is there anything better than 6:00 am cayaking on the lake next door...? Yes. 6:00 am cayaking on the lake next door free of charge :-) Cayaks, canoes, paddle boards - it's all there waiting for you

Thank wowodj1234
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

My husband I chose this hotel for our short honeymoon. I personally really like this hotel. It's small and cute and offers many things you don't see at most hotels. We had kayaks and paddle boats, canoes, tennis racquets and bicycles all free for your use during your stay. There were many chairs to sit around Lake Flower and just... More 

2 Thank NikiWheeler
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

This was a quick booking for an overnight visit. The hotel is cute and has a great view- many of the rooms have lake views but even ours (which didn't) only requires turning ninety degrees. We didn't rent any of the available equipment - bikes, canoes, etc. but they were right there and accessible and the clerk at the desk... More 

3 Thank Emily M
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

This place is cool, since they let you use kayaks, canoes and bikes, plus they have a pool! Some of the rooms look out over the lake. It was clean and the staff was friendly. We only spent one night but there is so much to do and see in this area! We hope to come back!

1 Thank Ellen S
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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful Adirondack Waterfront Saranac Lake's only GREEN lodging property- Offering waterfront accommodations on Lake Flower In Saranac Lake with access to over 30 miles of Adirondack waterways, including Upper, Middle, and Lower Saranac Lakes. Walk to shopping, dining, galleries, and enjoy our events; including the entertainment in neighboring Lake Placid NY. Only 20 minutes to Whiteface Mountain, where you'll find year round activities! Stay GREEN in the Adirondacks - Rated a Platinum Property by Audubon International's Eco Lodging Program - the highest designation possible, 1 of only 8 in North America. Saranac Lake Inn is committed to a new vision, fresh eco-conscious perspective, attention to detail and style, and a welcoming environment for our guest's from our family owned and operated lodge. Our rooms have been remodeled, redressed, and recycled with the environment in mind! The Adirondacks Recreation Resort Our focus is all about our guest's experience and making Adirondack recreation accessible. We provide a large variety of amenities and perks to help complete your trip; to make it easy for you to try a new activity while on vacation. Kayaks, bicycles, canoes, tennis, snowshoes and ice skating complementary with your stay- Just to name a few! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gauthier's Saranac Lake Inn and Hotel

Address: 488 Lake Flower Ave, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-2455
Location: United States > New York > Saranac Lake
Price Range: $118 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Gauthier's Saranac Lake Inn and Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 31
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