Your home away from home, your base camp for Adirondack outdoor adventures, and your hub for exploring the unique history of Lake Placid - from Olympic glory to Adirondack wonders. A stay at High Peaks Resort or the Lake House lends way to pampering, convenience to the best of Lake Placid's attractions, world-class restaurants, and renowned experiences only found in the heart of the Adirondacks.
High Peaks Resort offers three spectacular ways to experience the Adirondacks. Be right at the heart of all things summer in Lake Placid and take advantage of our fleet of watercraft for kayaking and paddle boarding on Mirror Lake. Check into a luxury room at the Resort and enjoy unparalleled comfort in classic Adirondack style, or for a modern twist on classic mountain décor, Lake House is the perfect marriage of rustic and chic. Our Lake Placid waterfront hotel rooms provide a basecamp for all your Adirondack adventures, even if all you're planning is a day of strolling down Main Street or watching family and friends compete during Ironman weekend. Summer is wedding season in the Adirondacks, and if you're attending an Adirondack summer wedding, our downtown location is an easy walk to Main Street's restaurants and shops. Park your car when you arrive and never touch it again until it's time to head home. And since we're one of Lake Placid's premier pet-friendly hotels, your sweet pup will enjoy the best of the Adirondacks this summer too.
Lake Placid is located in the State of New York, is closer to Montreal (Canada) than to Manhattan (approximately 450 kilometers north of it) and is famous for being the home of Adinrondack Park, one of the most national parks United States large, which houses within its extension more than 40 impressive peaks that can be explored on foot, in motorized vehicles or while skiing.
Local Population: 2500
Distance to Major Cities: 60 miles to Plattsburgh, NY; 145 miles to Albany, NY; 250 mile to NYC
Nearest Airport: Albany, NY or Burlington, VT
Nearest Bus/ Train Station: Bus in Lake Placid, train in Westport, NY
Distance from Housing to Supermarket: 0.5 miles
Average Temperatures: December: 30 / March: 32 / June: 70