Lake Placid Inn

A haven amidst the Adirondacks.

In a realm where nature's splendor and the legacy of the Winter Olympics collide, Lake Placid Inn stands poised as an embodiment of modernity and age-old traditions. Nestled within the lush embrace of the Adirondack Mountains, with the glistening waters of Mirror Lake serving as its enchanting backdrop, this hidden gem eagerly awaits discerning travelers.

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Telling tales as captivating as the reflections of the lake it overlooks.

What it's like

Formerly known as the Mountain House and later as the National Sports Academy, this building has witnessed history being made. It served as a preparatory school for elite winter athletes and even hosted the Italian team during the 1980 Winter Olympics. Today, its storied past seamlessly converges with its present form—a 40-room hotel that harmoniously blends modern aesthetics with an unmistakable Adirondack charm.

Independent spirit

Gold medal comfort by the lakeside.

Small touches

Every room at Lake Placid Inn offers a blend of contemporary elegance with the rustic charm of the Adirondacks. And the amenities only serve to elevate your experience. From sweating it out in the fitness center to the convenience of the onsite mini-market, every detail has been thought out. But it's the little things—like the ultra-comfortable beds, luxurious bath products, and high-speed WiFi to keep you connected—that truly make a difference and ensure a stay as unique as the surrounding landscape.

Eat and drink

Experience Lake Placid Inn's exceptional hospitality with a complimentary breakfast buffet every day of your stay. Then, venture into Lake Placid Village, which boasts a culinary landscape that reflects its vibrant and varied history. You can savor Adirondack-style barbecue or gourmet innovations featuring locally sourced ingredients from quaint family-run farms. Whether you're in the mood for quick sandwiches or a gastronomic journey with farm-to-table delicacies, the diverse and innovative dining scene promises a symphony of flavors set against the mesmerizing backdrop of the Adirondacks.

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Rooms & Rates

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Located beside Mirror Lake in the center of Lake Placid Village.

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Guest Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Complimentary onsite parking
  • Gift shop

Eat & Drink

  • Complimentary breakfast buffet served daily
  • Onsite market with snacks and refreshments available for purchase

Fitness & Recreation 

  • Fitness center

In-room amenities

  • Bath products
  • Hairdryer
  • Makeup mirror
  • Seating area (select rooms only)
  • Sleeper sofa (select rooms only)
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Work desk
  • Mini fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • In-room safe
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Air conditioning

Cancellation policy

Reservations must be canceled at least 72 hours prior to arrival to receive a refund of the total deposit amount, equal to the first night's room and tax.
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