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    Sara-Placid Motor Inn

    445 Lake Flower Ave, Saranac Lake, NY 12983-2463
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (28)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Room & Suite (6)
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    Overview

    • Excellent65%
    • Very good24%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “the owner” (44 reviews)
    “free hbo” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
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    411 reviews
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    321 reviews
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    Reviewed 28 October 2013

    I've stayed at the Sara-Placid Motor Inn on three or four occasions including my latest stay: four nights in late September, 2013. The rooms are very nice, always clean and in excellent condition. The prices are reasonable, and Steve (the owner) is very helpful with...More

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    Response from SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn

    Thank you for your review. Glad that you enjoyed your stay and we hope to have you as our guest again. Steve/Owner

    Reviewed 22 October 2013

    My father in law stayed at the Sara-Placid every fall, and was very pleased with it. This was our first time staying in a room there, and we will be back. Very comfortable, good customer service. Thanks!

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    It was nice visiting with you. Hope to visit again in the near future. Thanks for the review. Steve

    Reviewed 27 September 2013

    Very pleasant owner(Steve) and very clean and quiet room. Good rates and beautiful scenery. I would go back if I'm in the area. Close to restaurant and stores. Saranac Lake is a beautiful town to visit and lots to do. Claude the Baker.

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    Thank you for your time in providing a review of the Sara-Placid. Glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again in the near future. Steve/Owner

    Reviewed 18 September 2013

    super clean (I have a thing about nasty floor, and germs). I always bring my own blankets but theirs were freshly washed. Kitchen was so cute, and even had supplies like pots , pans and plates and such if you wanted to cook there. A...More

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    Response from SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn

    Thank you Debi and Ken for your nice review, and for all the referrals that you send us. We hope to see you again this year for the 90 mile canoe classic. Steve

    Reviewed 17 September 2013

    Thank you to Steve for another great stay at the Sara Placid. I always take the time to write a review after staying at the Sara Placid just so people know what a great place this is to stay. The rooms are always so clean...More

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    Response from SaraPlacidMotorInn, Owner at Sara-Placid Motor Inn

    That you Ken & Debi for staying with us again. We always look forward to seeing you both each September. Take care, Steve

    BEST WESTERN Saranac Lake
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    #1 of 8 hotels in Saranac Lake
     
    Placid Bay Inn
    321 reviews
    #1 of 14 B&Bs / Inns in Lake Placid
     
    Gauthier's Saranac Lake Inn and Hotel
    230 reviews
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 68 - US$ 350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 45
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    Traveller (28)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Room & Suite (6)
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    Room Tips
    "This hotel accepts AAA."
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    "HIgher floor would cause a problem with anyone with mobility problem."
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    "Motel rooms are all essentially the same - same view, same parking, same ammenities"
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    "Request a room away from the road if you need quiet. Location is good enough to walk into town!"
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