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Make a self catering cabin or holiday rental in Lake Placid, New York, USA your home away from home

The small village of Lake Placid is in the Tri-Lakes region of the Adirondack Mountains in New York state. Although it was developed as a mining town it has since become a pleasant vacation destination with many New York City dwellers having vacation homes in Lake Placid. It is well-known for its excellent winter sports facilities but makes a scenic holiday destination at any time of year.

Things to Do in Lake Placid, NY

Having hosted the Winter Olympics twice, in 1932 and again in 1980, Lake Placid is considered one of the top destinations for winter sports in the USA. Skiing, speed skating, cross-country skiing, bobsledding, dog sledding and sleigh rides can all be enjoyed from Lake Placid holiday rentals. In the summer visitors can enjoy fly fishing on the Ausable River or playing golf at one of the many golf courses around Lake Placid. Lake Placid hosts many events and festivals including the Ironman Triathlon, ESPN's Great Outdoor Games, horse shows and snow weight-pulling events. The lake itself is popular for swimming, boating, kayaking, fishing and watersports.

Places to Visit Around Lake Placid, NY

Adirondack Park is the largest national park east of the Mississippi and is home to the 46 High Peaks. These mountains all rise above 4,000 feet and are a challenge for hikers and ice climbers. Mount Van Hovenburg and Whiteface Mountain are meccas for downhill cycling and make a pleasant day out. The 8-person Cloudsplitter Gondola takes visitors to the summit of Little Whiteface which has splendid views of the area. Keene Valley is about 20 miles from Lake Placid holiday rentals and has great hiking trails and climbing opportunities. Further afield, the lovely Canadian cities of Montreal and Quebec are about 2½ hours drive away.

Weather in Lake Placid, NY

Lake Placid holiday rentals enjoy hot summers and cold snowy winters. The summer months have average highs of 82°F (28°C) and the winter months are well below freezing from November to April. The area has precipitation all year round which falls as snow during the colder months. In summer, Lake Placid has up to ten hours of sunshine per day.

Travel to Lake Placid, New York

The nearest major airport to Lake Placid holiday rentals is Adirondack Regional (SLK) Airport which is 17 miles away and has domestic flight connections from New York. Burlington International (BTV) Airport in Vermont is about 53 miles away along NY-9 and NY-86. International visitors will find plenty of regular flights to Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International (YUL) Airport over the border in Canada or Albany International (ALB) Airport which is 133 miles away in New York.

Excellent! 4.7/5
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Apartment #873011vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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House #3165303
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Cottage #282557
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Townhome #665347vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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  • 3 BR
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Condo #598578vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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  • 3 BR
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Chalet #217183
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Cabin #855997vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Apartment #491313vb
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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House #969282
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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Apartment #361769vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Cottage #441489vb
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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  • 12 BR
  • 10 BA
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House #777096vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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House #358266
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Exceptional! 5/5
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House #729027vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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  • 6 BR
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House #4130956
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Cottage #3660442
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Exceptional! 5/5
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  • 4 BR
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House #755950vb
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Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Apartment #432503vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Lodge #3678873
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Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
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House #758776vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
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Exceptional! 5/5
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House #730520vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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  • 4 BR
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House #4136141
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Viewed 63 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
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House #116562vb
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Cottage #660707vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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House #3708710
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Exceptional! 5/5
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House #3008452
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Townhome #882272vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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House #397721vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Townhome #3560382
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Apartment #3990680
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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Condo #651997vb
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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House #395350vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Condo #485579vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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  • 2 BA
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House #187030vb
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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House #242962
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Excellent! 4.3/5
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Townhome #4217706
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Wonderful! 4.8/5
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Condo #604851vb
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Exceptional! 5/5
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Cottage #4446510
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Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(16 reviews)
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  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
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House #328364vb
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Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
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House #3668245
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Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(13 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
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Townhome #890731vb
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Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(40 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Condo #337140vb
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Lake Placid Holiday Homes & Cabins (300+)