Lake Placid Information
About Lake Placid
Lake Placid is a village in the Adirondack Mountains, and a great escape from everyday life. The lake has hosted the winter olympics twice, and is known as the perfect place to go skiing and to enjoy winter sports. Get high into the mountains with your family or friends, and enjoy the snow and local color.
Things to do in Lake Placid
There are regular sporting events on Lake Placid, making it a great place to watch or participate in activities. Whether for fun or competition, enjoy the powder white snow that make winter sports a must. The area also has great hiking opportunities, with the mountain and alpine surroundings making a great backdrop. In the summer, go golfing with incredible views from the greens up in the mountains. The lake also has a surprising arts scene, with a theatre made from a restored train station, or the Lake Placid Centre for the Arts. There’s a free concert series that runs through the year called Songs at Mirror Lake, and the Lake Placid Film Festival brings out locals and visitors alike.
Day trips from Lake Placid
Lake Placid, Saranac Lake, and Tupper Lake make up the Tri-Lakes region. Saranac Lake is just a twenty minute drive away from Lake Placid, making it a great neighbor and a wonderful spot for a day trip. Saranac is another mountain village where you can try out your skiing, or simply play in the snow. However, Saranac has museums like the Wild Center, or the Saranac Laboratory Museum for you to visit. Tupper Lake is further away at a forty minute drive from Lake Placid, but the Tupper Lake Municipal Park and the Tupper Lake Heritage Museum give you even more reason to visit. Go sledding and exploring the falls in Tupper Lake.
Lake Placid accommodations
Tripping has a wide selection of cozy cabins that you can search through at Lake Placid. Choose from large alpine cabins with for your family, or a romantic apartment for two. Find the perfect home to go back to after long days of exploring the mountains in the snow. Get the fire roaring and hunker down for the evening!
Transportation in Lake Placid
Lake Placid has its own airport for chartered flights, but the Albany or Burlington International Airports can get you close enough. There is also an Amtrak station nearby to Lake Placid if you prefer to travel by train. If you’re driving up to your rental, Lake Placid is easily accessible by nearby highways, or you could rent a car at the airport.
Vacation Rentals in Lake Placid
Save hundreds with a vacation home rental from Tripping.com and forget the hotel room. For the ultimate getaway, Lake Placid offers 542 affordable vacation rentals with a price to match your budget and accommodation needs. Prices in Lake Placid start at an average price of €359 a night with long-term rentals averaging €25 a month.These vacation rentals offer a range of amenities, so you’ll feel right at home. For those looking to stay in a corporate rental, 479 of Lake Placid’s rentals offer high speed WiFi Internet so you can easily keep in touch with your company or team. Go for a swim at one of the 52 properties complete with pool or jacuzzi, or relax with a night of cable TV in any of our 492 vacation home rentals.Traveling with your dog or cat? Choose from 179 pet-friendly rentals in Lake Placid that allow you to bring your extended family along.Tripping.com’s home rentals offer far more room and comfort than a hotel, providing a safe and spacious place for you and your pets. Many properties allow you to book directly online, so once you find that perfect vacation rental, you’ll be all set to go!
Search properties from 9 vacation rental sites in Lake Placid where the top providers in that area are HomeAway, TripAdvisor, and Booking.com. There are 334 HomeAway rentals, 101 TripAdvisor short term rentals and 44 Booking.com vacation rentals.