Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Lake Placid

The area's monuments and entertainment are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Lake Placid. This relaxing city attracts visitors thanks to its lake and gardens. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Lake Placid

Are you looking for attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Lake Placid has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Henscratch Farms (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Sebring International Raceway (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Harder Hall Country Club (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Sebring Golf Course (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
  • Highlands Ridge Golf Course (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)
  • Pinecrest Golf Club (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Lake Placid

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Lake Placid is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake June in Winter Scrub State Park (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Veterans Beach (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Highlands Hammock State Park (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Kissimmee River (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Donaldson Park (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
  • Durrah Martin Complex (22.2 mi / 35.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lake Placid

The nearest airport is in Sebring, FL (SEF-Sebring Regional), located 11 mi (17.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Lake Placid?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 107 holiday lettings near Lake Placid. From 84 Houses to 10 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lake Placid is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lake Placid?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Lake Placid. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Henscratch Farms: 175 holiday lettings
  • Lake June in Winter Scrub State Park: 74 holiday lettings
  • Historical Society Depot Museum: 171 holiday lettings
  • Lake Placid Tower: 171 holiday lettings
  • River Greens Golf Course: 112 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Placid listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Lake Placid?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 84 Houses in Lake Placid. Our other popular types of Lake Placid holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 6 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lake Placid?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Lake Placid. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.