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Lake Placid, NY 1 Bedroom Standalone Loft in the Adirondacks

Bedrooms 1
Space 575 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 4 nights


About the property

Private Guesthouse, with kitchen, 1 bedroom, 1 bath (sleeps 2-4)

Comfortable and cozy 2nd story guest house located in the village of Lake Placid between downtown and the Horse Show Grounds - Olympic Ski Jump Complex - Olympic Training Center. Along the Ironman run/bike route and the Lake Placid Xpress Green Trolley route. Walking distance to restaurants, shopping and Main Street.

Comfortable 1 bedroom/1 bathroom (sleeps 2-4) with kitchen, living room, deck and private parking.

(2 camper cots or queen size air mattress available)

5 minute walk to convenient store and restaurants.

15 minute walk to Main Street.

Bedroom with queen-size bed

Living room has comfortable couch and 2 chairs

42' Flat-screen TV/DVD Player with Basic Cable

Wireless Internet

Bar with 4 stools

Full bath

Kitchen with electric range, refrigerator, coffee maker, pots & pans, dishes, etc.

Spacious 2nd story deck with western view (6'x24'), great sunsets

Smoke-free environment

Private Parking

Short walk to: Chair 6, Lisa G's, and Liquids 'N Solids Restaurants, and Corner Store.

Less than a mile from Main Street, the Olympic Center and the Olympic Training Center (OTC).

Less than 1.5 miles to Olympic Ski Jump Complex and Lake Placid Horse Show Grounds

Conveniently located on the Lake Placid Xpress Green Trolley Route.

Keywords: 1 bedroom, guest house, kitchen, deck, in Lake Placid, NY, apartment, private rental

More Details

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

About Kelly

Outdoor enthusiasts and do-it-yourselfers my husband and I can be found touring around the Adirondacks on our motorbikes, hiking in the woods with our dogs, skiing and riding the slopes at Whiteface Mountain or hanging out on the water on Lake Placid.

The guest house was a 2-part labor of love, the building was built when we used to race cars to work on our race cars in, and the space above was a summer project I did to give friends and family a place to stay. We decided a few years ago to open it to other guests on VRBO when friends and family are not visiting.

Kelly purchased this apartment in 2005

Why Kelly chose Adirondack Mountains

We find renters like the close location to town and the quiet and private setting - a home away from home. A large percentage of our renters are repeat and that says a lot to us that we are doing our job of creating a relaxing, clean, comfortable place to stay while visiting Lake Placid.


Lake Placid Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 575 sq. ft.
  • 2 stories
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4 ...
  • Max. adults: 2
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living Room - 2 twin cots or queen air mattress available
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rock climbing
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing


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average rating of 5.0 based on 49 reviews


  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and I stayed here for 4 nights and it was perfect! Private location but close to town. Clean and well maintained place that had what we needed. We loved being close to everything. Met Duncan and he couldn't have been nicer and more welcoming!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clean, charming, peaceful, convenient

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was just what we needed. I'm extremely picky when it comes to cleanliness and Kelly and Duncan's place was spotless. Very convenient to Main Street and other attractions. Owners are great and right there if you need something. Will stay again if we come to Lake Placid in the future.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brewster MA

Perfect spot for my daughter and I for the week!

  • 5 of 5

Apartment was clean and close to all our needs when we were staying in LP. Will hopefully be back next summer!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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New Jersey

Perfect option for a place to stay with our dogs!

  • 5 of 5

Kelly and Duncan's spare apartment was the perfect home away from home for our stay in Lake Placid. They were super welcoming of our dogs (who we made sure were very respectful) and were very willing to help us with directions and recommendations. They even sent over extra towels when we had a solid day of monsoon type rain. The apartment was just the right size and the full kitchen was a great option so that we didn't need to eat out every meal. The entire place was very well kept and clean plus it had a great view of the sunset from the deck. It's also in a great location, super close to restaurants, main street and both lakes. I'm sure there are a ton more great things I can say about this place but the best compliment I can give Kelly is that we most likely will be back because we enjoyed both Lake Placid and our stay in the apartment.

  • Submitted: Jul 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful place

  • 5 of 5

Lovely appartment in quiet area but close to everything. Owners are very nice, helpful.and very interesting.

Very clean and bright guesthouse has everything anyone would need for a short stay.

We will definitely return and would recommend it to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd stay at the apartment. It was a fantastic experience just like our previous stay!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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Lisa G's
Olympic Speed Skating Oval
Simply Gourmet
Lake Placid Pub & Brewery
Liquids and Solids at the handlebar
Peninsula Trails
Cascade Cross Country Ski Center
Big Mountain Deli and Creperie
Where'd You Get That Hat?
Nearest Airport
17 Miles
Adirondack Regional Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.2 Miles
Liquids & Solids | Lisa G's
Nearest Ferry
45 Miles
Lake Champlain Ferries (Essex to Charlotte)
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Lake Placid Club
Nearest Train
34 Miles
Westport Station (Amtrak)
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Liquids & Solids | Lisa G's
Nearest Ski
9.6 Miles
Whiteface Mountain
Nearest Beach
0.8 Miles
Mirror Lake Beach
Car: recommended

Bobsled, Luge, Ice Skating, Ski Jumps, Horse Show Grounds, Mirror Lake, Lake Placid and Downtown area


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee $10 per person per night
Pet Fee $20

Rental Rate and Fees

We offer guests two options:

1. Deposit: A credit card on file is required for any damages (see rental agreement):
- damage to the property or furnishings;
- dirt or other mess requiring excessive cleaning; or
- any other cost incurred by Homeowner due to Guest’s stay.
2. Guests may purchase nonrefundable Property Damage Protection, starting at $59/stay. Please ask for details.

If the premises appear dirty or damaged upon Check-in, Guest shall inform Homeowner immediately.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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