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Placid Bay Inn

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Oneonta, New York
Reviewed 14 December 2014

Stayed here this weekend, the room was ready when we arrived, the front desk had just turned up the heat for us before we arrived, early and unannounced, the room was quiet, clean, and just as described on their web site. The Motel was located close to downtown and near stores and restaurants, the room was clean, tidy stocked with...

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

We are happy to read you had such a nice and enjoyable stay at our Inn. The room you stayed in is one of our most popular rooms, King Lakeside with fireplace. Glad you found our location convenient and our rooms neat, tidy and comfortable. We look forward to having you back as our repeat customer. Thank you for your...

Reviewed 8 December 2014 via mobile

I cannot describe how pleasurable this experience was; from excellent prices, extremely clean rooms (I swear the room looked brand new), friendly staff, and proximity to everything we needed, this place had it all. The kitchenette was perfect for morning coffee, hot cereal microwaved, and reheating leftovers. The room was decently sized, and felt less like a motel and more...

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

I am so delighted to read you had such an enjoyable stay at our Inn. We truly care about our guests and always extend to them an experience we would like to receive while traveling. Unfortunately in todays hectic world, all to often, simple courtesies are often overlooked, which to me are some of the most important aspects of an...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2014 via mobile

Excellent family run hotel and it shows, very well looked after, rooms very, very clean, backs onto lake placid . Easy walking distance into town for dinner or breakfast. Canoes are available for use on the lake.

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

Thank you for noticing our Inn is infact, family run. We take great pride in our property and have been doing so going on over 34 years now. We have built a solid repeat clientele and make their enjoyable getaway a top priority. Cleanliness and property maintenance is something that never goes overlooked, with constant upgrades and improvements made on...

Nassau, New York
Reviewed 20 October 2014

The second consecutive year my wife and I stayed at the PBI (we regularly attend the annual Summit Lacrosse Tournament to watch our boys play, and at which it's been my pleasure to officiate), this visit was even more enjoyable than the first. For Visit #2 we opted to stay in a lakeside view room, and awoke daily to a...

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

Thank you so much for all your lovely words, and taking the time to send them to Trip Advisor! You and your beautiful wife are always such a pleasure to see, and have as our guests. We just put new wool berber carpet in "your" room, and several others. It has the newest kind of underlayment, and one guest said...

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We love The Placid Bay Inn. I have stated there just about every time I'm in Lake Placid, and we're there at least twice per year for some hiking in the High Peak Region. Rooms are cozy and quaint. Owners are friendly and accommodating. Free use of canoes on the lake are a plus. Hands down the nicest place we...

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

We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us, again. We are so blessed to have such wonderful guests, as yourselves! Thank you for always staying with us when you are in Lake Placid, and sharing your feelings with other travelers. We will continue to do our upmost to earn your trust and business. This fall we are...

Michigan
Reviewed 9 October 2014

I stayed one night at the Placid Bay Inn as part of a tour group. The double double room was exceedingly clean although very spartan (no coffee maker for example). Room descriptions provided by fellow travelers indicate that the accomodations vary greatly in terms of amenities so it may be advantageous to call for specific information prior to booking. The...

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

It was a pleasure having your group stay with us. We are glad to read your stay was enjoyable and you found the room to be "exceedingly clean" with a convenient location. Since we are a small family Inn, we take great pride in our property and all aspects related to our Inn. From reservations, to house keeping, landscaping and...

Cornwall, Canada
Reviewed 6 October 2014

First time at Placid Bay Inn, and was very pleased with our room.Very beautiful sitting out back viewing Whiteface and enjoying fall foliage. Room was very clean. Bathroom looked like it had been updated recently.

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

Well thank you!!! We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again as a repeat guest of ours, perhaps checking out all the beautiful seasons, lovely Lake Placid has to offer. We appreciate your kind words!!

London, Canada
Reviewed 30 September 2014

First time at Placid Bay Inn, and was very pleased with our accommodations.Very beautiful sitting out back viewing Lake Placid and enjoying fall foliage. We enjoyed our stay in this very charming clean Inn.Thanks Denise for being so kind to us!

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

We are delighted to read you had an enjoyable stay at the Placid Bay Inn. Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. You picked a perfect time to travel to Lake Placid. Fall is a favorite of ours in this beautiful area. We look forward to your return visit:)

Reviewed 29 September 2014 via mobile

Had and amazing weekend at placid bay inn. Will definitely come back and stay again. Service is very friendly, they go above and beyond to satisfy visitors. Super clean rooms and gorgeous back yard. Just a short 10 minute walk to the main strip can't wait to go back next season.

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

We are so happy to read you enjoyed your stay with us at our Inn. Thank you for acknowledging that we go out of our way to make sure our guests are welcomed like family and satisfied with their stay. We are looking forward to adding you folks to our growing list of repeat guests. Hope to see you again,...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 29 September 2014

This was our 1st time to Lake Placid. After reading reviews we decided to book here. The room was spotlessly clean, bed very comfortable, nice view of lake. Enjoyed the dock and the canoes. We had room 11. Kitchenette with table very handy. We would stay here again. The only thing I would suggest is putting a light over the...

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

As a seasoned traveler and Trip Advisor contributor we appreciate you taking the time to point out all the wonderful things we are doing right at our Inn; from being spotlessly clean, to your confortable bed and terrific views and use of canoes. We look forward to having you as our repeat guests in the future. Room #11 is a...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersPlatinum level
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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
Region: United States > New York > Lake Placid
Price Range: ₹ 7,621 - ₹ 15,565 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Placid Bay Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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“Wooden stairs up to second floor rooms are steep. Not good for anyone who's not able-bodied and steady on their feet.”
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