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Cadence Lodge at Whiteface
2.5 out of 5
5704 State Route 86, Wilmington, NY
The price is $119 per night from Oct 20 to Oct 20
Situated in the mountains, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Wilmington Town Beach, Ausable River, and UVM High Peaks Health Center. Adirondack Wildlife ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (652 reviews)
"We chose this place because it was pretty friendly And affordable It was important for us to have a refrigerator and coffee maker in the room they had both along with they had a community kitchen which was great that had everything you needed if he chose to make your own meal When we got there the ..."

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2021

Cadence Lodge at Whiteface
The Town House Lodge
2.5 out of 5
2267 Saranac Avenue, Lake Placid, NY
The price is $120 per night from Nov 14 to Nov 14
Situated on a lake, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Lake Placid Center for the Arts and Mid's Park. Brewster Peninsula Nature Trails and Lake Placid ...
4.8/5 Exceptional! (188 reviews)
"We enjoyed our stay at this place. It’s clean, modern, and convenient. It doesn’t serve breakfast, but it has well equipped kitchen which has everything you need to prepare a meal. Owner Jack is super nice and helpful. We definitely recommend this place if you will visit Lake Placid."

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2021

The Town House Lodge
Sara Placid Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
445 Lake Flower Ave, Saranac Lake, NY
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The price is $120 per night from Oct 19 to Oct 19
Offering direct access to the beach, this Saranac Lake motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Lake Flower and Saranac Lake Adirondack Scenic Railroad Station. Brewster ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (227 reviews)
"The room was huge with three beds =:) We will use this motel again soon!"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2021

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Brookside Motor inn
2.5 out of 5
7 Springfield Rd, Upper Jay, NY
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $95 per night from Oct 19 to Oct 19
Situated in Upper Jay, this motel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Ausable River and within 6 mi (10 km) of Adirondack Wildlife Refuge and UVM High Peaks Health Center. ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (59 reviews)
"I really liked this place as it has that first apartment/ studio feel to it. Very affordable and clean with heat and hot water. If your looking for the ritz carlton keep looking, if you wanna feel homely then stay here."

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2021

Brookside Motor inn
Rodeway Inn
2 out of 5
5828 Cascade Rd, Lake Placid, NY
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The price is $81 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 7
Situated in a state park, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Ausable River, Olympic Jumping Complex, and Lake Placid Adirondack Scenic Railroad Station. Lake ...
3.6/5 Good! (693 reviews)
"Staff was friendly and rooms were clean."

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021

Rodeway Inn
Woodlake Inn
2 out of 5
2285 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY
Situated near the beach, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Mid's Park and Lake Placid Center for the Arts. Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum and Brewster ...
3.4/5 Good! (84 reviews)
"First impression..not welcoming. Man at the front desk acted like we were bothering him. Room was what I needed and that's about it. Coffee maker didn't work, no info on how to get on Wi-Fi, bath tub drained very slow. There was a dog below me that barked constantly. Glad I only slept there."

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2021

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Woodlake Inn
Town And Country Motor Inn
2.5 out of 5
2200 Saranac Ave, Lake Placid, NY
The price is $119 per night from Oct 19 to Oct 19
Located near the slopes, this Lake Placid motel is in the mountains and within a 15-minute walk of Lake Placid Center for the Arts, Boots and Birdies, and Brewster ...
3.8/5 Good! (158 reviews)
"This is a very clean, very well kept motor lodge. The couple that own and operate it are very friendly and accomodating. The only disappointment was that they did not have coffee and donuts in the lobby as stated. I understand that with concern over covid, they may not be comfortable serving donuts, ..."

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2021

Town And Country Motor Inn
Mountain Brook Lodge
2 out of 5
5712 NYS Route 86, PO Box 445, Wilmington, NY
The price is $94 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 4
Located in the heart of Wilmington, this motel is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from Santa's Workshop and 3.5 mi (5.6 km) from Whiteface Mountain. Lake Placid Winter Olympic ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (511 reviews)
"If you are looking for a place that is well price, that allows pets, and has a great host. This is your place! Keep in mind that this place is more like a camping outing than a luxury hotel. There are a tons of hiking trails and close to nice small towns. FYI, AL is the best host an a true American ..."

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2021

Mountain Brook Lodge
Cobble Mountain Lodge LLC
2.5 out of 5
2983 Wilmington Road, Lake Placid, NY
The price is $99 per night from Oct 20 to Oct 20
Situated in Lake Placid, this golf motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Lake Placid Club Golf Courses, Mirror Lake, and Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum. Whiteface ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (166 reviews)
"Very accommodating for my late arrival. The fire pit was a huge hit. Met some cool people. The room was very clean. The area was quite"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2021

Cobble Mountain Lodge LLC
Alpine Motor Inn
2.5 out of 5
2830 Wilmington Road, Lake Placid, NY
Situated in Lake Placid, this golf motel is within a 15-minute walk of Lake Placid Club Golf Courses, Lake Placid Public Beach, and Lake Placid Winter Olympic ...
3.1/5 (89 reviews)
"Our first stop on our honeymoon and we couldn't be happier. The location was perfect with gorgeous views surrounding the area of the mountains in their brilliant fall color. There was a great hike we found, the Cobble Hill Trail, that was mere minutes from where we were. Downtown was a minute away ..."

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2021

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Alpine Motor Inn
Alpine Country Inn and Suites
2 out of 5
5647 NYS Route 86, Wilmington, NY
Situated in a state park, this motel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Wilmington Town Beach, Adirondack Wildlife Refuge, and Santa's Workshop. Whiteface Mountain and ...
4.6/5 Wonderful! (174 reviews)
"Good"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2021

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Alpine Country Inn and Suites
Lodge at North Pole Resorts
2.5 out of 5
5644 NYS Route 86, Wilmington, NY
This family-friendly Wilmington motel is located near the beach, within a 10-minute walk of Wilmington Town Beach and Ausable River. Santa's Workshop and Adirondack ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (118 reviews)
"The North Pole Lodge is a great place to stay! The property and our room was very clean! Loved the way they decorated the rooms. Staff was very nice and friendly. Will definitely go back again!"

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2021

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Lodge at North Pole Resorts
Ledge Rock at Whiteface
2.5 out of 5
5078 NY Route 86, Wilmington, NY
This family-friendly Wilmington motel is located in a state park, within a 15-minute walk of Ausable River and Whiteface Mountain. High Falls Gorge and Wilmington ...
4.2/5 Excellent! (82 reviews)
"Very beautiful view. A little outdated, could use some upgrades. Didn’t realize the check in time was until 10, so we needed to call because we were going to be late and they accommodated us with no issues!"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

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Saranac Waterfront Lodge

Saranac Waterfront Lodge

3.5 out of 5
250 Lake Flower Ave, Saranac Lake, NY
The price is $189 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 24
4.2/5 Excellent! (63 reviews)
"The room was spectacular."

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2021

Saranac Waterfront Lodge
Best Western Saranac Lake

Best Western Saranac Lake

2.5 out of 5
487 Lake Flower Avenue, Saranac Lake, NY
The price is $127 per night from Oct 20 to Oct 20
4.1/5 Very Good! (861 reviews)
"Wish there were some kind of continental breakfast ."

Reviewed on Oct 17, 2021

Best Western Saranac Lake
Hotel Saranac Curio Collection By Hilton

Hotel Saranac Curio Collection By Hilton

4 out of 5
100 Main St, Saranac Lake, NY
The price is $119 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 3
4.4/5 Wonderful! (294 reviews)
"Absolutely a wonderful hotel! Immaculate and the staff is amazing"

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2021

Hotel Saranac Curio Collection By Hilton
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Saranac Lake Motels for the Frugal Traveler

In the larger Lake Placid area, you'll find 13 inexpensive motels among more than 242 hotels and other accommodations. These cheaper accommodations can help you cut costs when compared with traditional hotels, which have more amenities but ones you may never use.

By saving on your room price, you can enjoy all that Saranac Lake has to offer. Whiteface Mountain, Olympic Center, and Mirror Lake are some of the popular places you can visit in the larger area.

Fun fact: The word "motel" was conceived in 1925 in San Luis Obispo, California by the owner of the Milestone Mo-Tel. Often one or two stories tall, motel properties usually have exterior corridors overlooking the parking lot or an outdoor pool.

Here are some of our customers’ favorite motels in the larger area:

Sara Placid Inn & Suites

  • Stay within a 20-minute drive of Olympic Center and Mirror Lake.
  • Enjoy access to the coffee in the lobby, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

Cadence Lodge at Whiteface

  • Free WiFi, free parking, and laundry facilities are available during your stay.
  • Central Saranac Lake is 15.9 mi (25.6 km) away

Rodeway Inn

  • Enjoy access to the spa tub, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.
  • Located 8.7 mi (13.9 km) from the heart of Saranac Lake

Placid Bay Inn

  • Central Saranac Lake is 7.1 mi (11.5 km) away
  • An outdoor pool along with freebies like WiFi, parking, and an area shuttle are available during your stay.

Lodge at North Pole Resorts

  • 15.7 mi (25.2 km) from the heart of Saranac Lake
  • Enjoy access to the seasonal outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking.

What to Do in Saranac Lake

Those who've visited Saranac Lake love the lakeside setting. As you're sightseeing around the area, be sure to enjoy all there is to see and do.

Here are favorite places in and around Saranac Lake:

  • Whiteface Mountain
  • Olympic Center
  • Mirror Lake

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Lake Flower
  • Upper Saranac Lake
  • Hoel Pond

Some historical places you might want to see include:

  • Bartok Cabin
  • Adirondack Carousel
  • Saranac Lake Adirondack Scenic Railroad Station

Saranac Lake is also known for its:

  • Rock climbing
  • Flowers
  • Sports
  • Boating
  • Wildlife
  • Yoga

Best Time to Visit Saranac Lake

Determine the optimal time to visit Saranac Lake by checking these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically July and June, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 43° F and nighttime temperatures average 1° F
  • April-June: 75° F is the daytime average and 20° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 76° F and nighttime averages are around 36° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 59° F during the day and 4° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 37.48 inches in a year

How to Get to Saranac Lake and Around the Area

Saranac Lake Transportation
NameTypeDistance
Saranac Lake, NY (SLK-Adirondack Regional) Airport 5.1 mi (8.3 km)
Lake Placid, NY (LKP) Airport 9.2 mi (14.8 km)

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