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Central Village Location, Family Friendly, Hot Tub, Fireplace, Gameroom

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Last updated: 07/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Wonderful Location -- Year-Round Activities -- Escape to the Adirondacks and Enjoy the Comforts of Home

This home is the ideal getaway for family groups to enjoy together. Discover the convenience of being in the center of the olympic village while relaxing in a quiet and peaceful setting. Escape the hustle and bustle of home without having to isolate yourselves in the deep woods.

Unwind on one of our two secluded outdoor decks. The lower deck is screened and has a porch swing, table and chairs -- nice for evenings with wine and cheese. The upper deck has a picnic table, comfortable cedar Adirondack chairs and a gas BBQ -- great for taking in the mountain sunshine.

Our cozy den has a beautiful gas fireplace and large screen TV. The spacious Adirondack great room has cathedral knotty cedar ceilings and plenty of room to relax and unwind.

Centrally located in the heart of the historic village of Lake Placid.


Leave your car parked in the heated two-car garage while you explore the village, walk to the Olympic Arena, catch the Whiteface Ski Shuttle, jog around Mirror Lake or bike the fabulous scenic mountain highways.

Easy access to swimming (Mirror Lake), biking, skiing, tobogganing and many other outdoor activities. Enjoy a relaxing stroll to dinner at one of the many fine restaurants and pubs in town. Sample some of the award winning micro-brews or savor your favorite wine without having to worry about who is going to safely drive you home. Easily accessible in the winter.

At-home recreation includes: Hot Tub (8 person), Gas Fireplace, Professional Quality Ping-Pong Table, Air Hockey, Foosball, High Definition 42'' Plasma TV, High-Speed Wireless Internet, small library.

SPECIAL IRONMAN RENTAL INFORMATION (Sorry, Ironman rentals are no longer available)

Please note that for an Ironman rental we will require a two-week total rental --this may be split between two visits - a late spring training visit and the actual event visit -- the event visit must end on a Sunday -- most past Ironman athletes have stayed the week after the event. Since our normal rental week for the summer is Sunday to Sunday this is the only way for us not to ''lose'' part of two very popular July rental weeks. Our home is perfectly situated for Ironman -- no parking issues (a serious consideration for this race!) and walking distance to the swim and transition area -- plus a hot tub for after the race.

As fellow triathletes we try to be fair to Ironman athletes while not negatively affecting our peak rental season. We do this two ways #1 - We do not increase our normal summer rates for Ironman and #2 - We request the two-week total rental described above.

Distances to nearby attractions:

Main Street: 4 Minute Walk
Shopping: 4 Minute Walk
Whiteface Ski Shuttle: 5 Minute Walk
Olympic Arena: 8 Minute Walk
Mirror Lake Beach: 8 Minute Walk
Speed Skating Oval: 9 Minute Walk
Ironman Transition Area: 9 Minute Walk
Ski Jumping Facility: 5 Minute Drive
Lake Placid Horse Shows: 5 Minute Drive
Ausable River Fishing: 8 Minute Drive
Bobsled, Luge, Skelton: 10 Minute Drive
Whiteface Mountain Ski Area: 15 Minute Drive
ADK Loj & High Peaks Access: 15 Minute Drive

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    This is a smoke-free house....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed:

    We're sorry, but due to family allergies we have a very strict no-pet policy....moreless

  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 10-12

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Air Hockey, Foosball and Pro-Quality Table Tennis. Free laundry on-site. Garage: Heated, large, attached two car garage.Off Street Parking: Space for 5 vehicles Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer Gas Fireplace Private Hot Tub: Large, 8 person outdoor sheltered tub. Balcony (2) : Lower balcony is screened with swing and small table & chairs -- perfect for entertaining without the bugs. Upper balcony has large picnic table, Adirondack chairs and BBQ. Mountain View: Winter views of the Seward Range and McKenzie Mtn. Upper and Lower Decks, two-car heated garage, additional off-street parking for 5 vehicles (7 total), refrigerator with ice maker and filtered water dispenser....moreless

Entertainment

  • Air Hockey
  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room:

    Very popular with the kids (and adults!)- ping pong, air-hockey and foosball!...moreless

  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Pond
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Sledding
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Mountain View:

    Winter views of the Seward Range and McKenzie Mtn....moreless

  • Village:

    Located in a very quiet central village neighborhood....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Snowmobiling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Part of the Adirondack Greatroom - adjacent to kitchen - large seating capacity....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 12 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer:

    (2) Large capacity free dryers....moreless

  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Free Local Calls
  • Garage:

    Secure, heated large double car garage....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High speed wireless network....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room:

    Large, open Adirondack Great Room...moreless

  • Parking:

    Off street parking for 5 vehicles....moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Space for 5 vehicles...moreless

  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone:

    Free local calls....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Large capacity free washer....moreless

  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet:

    High-Speed Wireless....moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Well Equipped kitchen with nearly new appliances....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator:

    Side by Side with filtered water and ice dispensers....moreless

  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony:

    (2) Lower balcony is screened with swing and small table & chairs -- perfect for entertaining without the bugs. Upper balcony has large picnic table, adirondack chairs and BBQ....moreless

  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio:

    (2) Upper and lower decks attached to rear of house. Lower deck is screened and covered....moreless

  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber Gas Grill on upper deck....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    Large, clean, well-maintained 8 person hot tub....moreless

  • Outdoor Hot Tub
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Vacation
Jun 28 - Aug 30, 2015
7 night min stay

$3,149

Changeover Day: Sunday

Fall Foliage
Aug 31 - Oct 7, 2015
3 night min stay
$395 $425
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Columbus Holiday/Thanksgiving
Oct 8 - Oct 13, 2015
4 night min stay
$475
Fall Fun
Oct 14 - Nov 24, 2015
3 night min stay
$325 $350
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Thanksgiving (US)
Nov 25 - Nov 30, 2015
4 night min stay
$475
Early Winter
Dec 1 - Dec 17, 2015
3 night min stay
$350 $375
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Christmas and New Years
Dec 18 - Jan 3, 2016
5 night min stay
$495
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$425 $475
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Cleaning Fee $185
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Please note that we will need to speak by phone prior to booking any reservation.

Summer Vacation - Sunday through Sunday 7 night rental only.

Holidays and Special Events may have higher than published rates.

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Cancellation policy:

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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
Adirondack Regional Airport - Lake Clear, NY
45 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Lake Champlain Ferries

Car: Recommended

Located in the Village of Lake Placid in the heart of the spectacular Adirondack Mountains.

Other Activities: Shopping, Ice Skating, Hockey, Bobsledding, Figure Skating, Cross Country Skiing, Snow Boarding, Snowmobiling, Kayaking, Boating, Wildlife Viewing

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: We both love the Adirondacks and Lake Placid. Lake Placid is a wonderful family vacation destination. Fitness enthusiasts will appreciate the challenging bike terrain, miles of hiking/running/skiing trails and crisp mountain lakes. Explore the beauty that is the Adirondacks and discover why we've kept returning after close to 50 years of visits!

Why the Owner Chose Lake Placid:
We both love the Adirondacks and Lake Placid. Lake Placid is a wonderful family vacation destination. Fitness enthusiasts will appreciate the challenging bike terrain, miles of hiking/running/skiing trails and crisp mountain lakes. Explore the beauty that is the Adirondacks and discover why we've kept returning after close to 50 years of visits!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Location is one of the best features of our home -- we're in the center of the village tucked away in a quiet residential neighborhood. When we visit we walk everywhere and leave the cars behind! Some of our guests enjoy walks around Mirror Lake, a stroll down Main Street or a tour of the Olympic Arena. Other guests (and ourselves) find that our home is so comfortable that they have a hard time leaving it behind!


Contact us

Speaks: english, Portuguese - Basic Understanding
 

Photos

  • Relax and Unwind in our Village Home

    Relax and Unwind in our Village Home

  • Cozy Den with Fireplace and HDTV

    Cozy Den with Fireplace and HDTV

  • Great Room / Entry Foyer

    Great Room / Entry Foyer

  • Upper Queen Bedroom

    Upper Queen Bedroom

  • Lower Queen Bedroom

    Lower Queen Bedroom

  • Sweet Loft for the Kids ! -- Sleeps 2

    Sweet Loft for the Kids ! -- Sleeps 2

  • Table Tennis, Air Hockey and Foosball in Game Room

    Table Tennis, Air Hockey and Foosball in Game Room

  • Lower Deck - Quiet Peaceful Setting in the Village

    Lower Deck - Quiet Peaceful Setting in the Village

  • Winter View -- Perfect Village Location for Skiing

    Winter View -- Perfect Village Location for Skiing

  • Upper Full Bath

    Upper Full Bath

  • Winter View of the Seward Range

    Winter View of the Seward Range

  • Ironman Lake Placid - Biking Wilmington Notch

    Ironman Lake Placid - Biking Wilmington Notch

  • Enjoy the spacious Living / Great Room

    Enjoy the spacious Living / Great Room

  • Relax in Our Large, 8 Person Hot Tub - Sheltered

    Relax in Our Large, 8 Person Hot Tub - Sheltered

  • Satisfy your family - Well-Equipped Kitchen

    Satisfy your family - Well-Equipped Kitchen

  • King Bedroom

    King Bedroom

  • Bunkroom -- Sturdy Bunks Sleep 4

    Bunkroom -- Sturdy Bunks Sleep 4

  • Upper Deck - Enjoy our comfortable adirondack chairs.

    Upper Deck - Enjoy our comfortable adirondack chairs.

  • Lower Deck - Screened for insect-free enjoyment!

    Lower Deck - Screened for insect-free enjoyment!

  • Street View -- Cedar and Natural Native Stone

    Street View -- Cedar and Natural Native Stone

  • Dining Area - Total Seating for 10 to 14

    Dining Area - Total Seating for 10 to 14

  • Lower Full Bath

    Lower Full Bath

  • Cozy Den - Gas Fireplace and HDTV, HBO, Wireless

    Cozy Den - Gas Fireplace and HDTV, HBO, Wireless

  • Hiking in the Adirondack High Peaks

    Hiking in the Adirondack High Peaks

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  • Bathrooms
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Speaks: english, Portuguese - Basic Understanding
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