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Family Friendly Town Home In The Middle Of Lake Placid-Let's Getaway Rental ADK

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Space 1,350 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights


About the property

2 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath Townhome w/garage Sleeps 6- In town!

Beautifully updated Townhome in the heart of the Adirondacks! Stay in Lake Placid and walk to all of the shops and restaurants, or go ice skating on the oval at the Olympic Center. All within a few blocks from this Hideaway Townhome on private, secluded land just behind the Crowne Plaza. Each Bedroom has a FULL Bathroom. Master has a Queen Size bed and 2nd Bedroom has a Full/Twin Bunk Bed AND a Full size sleeper couch. Downstairs is bright and beautiful with a new 1/2 bathroom and working fireplace. Fully updated electronics include high speed wi-fi, New HD TV in living room & HD TV in Master Bedroom, DVD player, Wii entertainment, movies and board games for use and Apple TV. Fully outfitted Kitchen and NEW dining room Table. Working Fireplace is fully stocked with Firewood for your use.

Out back is a brand new porch overlooking the forest with all new furniture and BBQ. The Garage is great for storing gear or getting your car inside from a storm. The garage is full of lawn chairs for the beech, bag toss game, sleds for the winter, and many more items to make sure you have everything you need to enjoy your home away from home.

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Lake Placid Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1350 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Lakefront ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Resort ...
  • Rural ...
  • Ski-In ...
  • Ski-Out ...
  • Village ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , Recently updated bathroom is very accommodating!
    Downstairs Bathroom - toilet , Fully renovated!
    2nd Bedroom Bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Just updated!
  • Bathrooms were just updated with new fixtures, floors, paint and pictures.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master - 1 queen , Beautiful Adirondack Furniture w/NEW TV and Air Conditioner
    2nd Bedroom - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single , 1 sleep sofa /futon , 1 bunk bed , Brand new Log Bunk Bed with a Queen on Bottom/Twin XL on Top
  • Bedrooms are quite large and both have their own full bathroom attached. Each bedroom has a large closet for lots of storage.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cross country skiing
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Let's Getaway Rental ADK is all about getting away from the daily grind and being connected with the outdoors all within a town of Olympic heritage. Some of the best activities in the country are all right here in Lake Placid...XC Ski Trails, Whiteface Ski Mountain, Epic Mountain Biking trails, Hiking trails, Bobsledding, Paddle Boarding, swimming, etc. All of this is right outside your door, including the vibrant downtown Lake Placid with over 85 restaurants plus shopping. Just around the corner from downtown is a RiteAid, Price Chopper, Hannaford and Kinney Drugs. So, all the amenities you need can be brought back for a relaxing time while on your Getaway. What sets us apart from the typical hotel room is a full home with all of the space and amenities to make it feel more like home instead of a room. Let's Getaway Rental is tucked away on very secluded, beautiful private land but still within town. Bring all the fun you want... we have a garage for you to store it in.


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Family Friendly Town Home In The Middle Of Lake Placid-Let's Getaway Rental ADK
average rating of 4.9615383 based on 56 reviews

Home away from home

  • 5 of 5

Our second great stay at this cozy, convenient and exceptionally clean getaway. John is great to work with, and the little extras are much appreciated. Easy to get to downtown, yet very quiet and private. Excellent snow removal in the development. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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Lovely Townhouse, Lovely Owner

  • 5 of 5

This Knoll Way Townhouse ("KWT") is located a few blocks away from the Crowne Plaza, and has everything you could want for a family of 5 in terms of comfort and functionality. There is a fully-stocked kitchen, working fireplace with lots of firewood, a wide-variety of DVDs, great board games, 2.5 bathrooms, a large eat-in kitchen, etc.. Everything is new. To state the home is well-provisioned is an understatement - the owner provides many food basics like coffee, juice, condiments and, even, David's cookies that he encourages you to put in the oven as a treat. Everything is easy to use in the house - each room has its own climate control; John sends you a "tv guide" with clear instruction how to use tv, dvd, WII, apple tv, etc. The bedrooms are nicely proportioned and each has its own bathroom; there is a 1/2 bath off of kitchen downstairs. The laundry is really convenient as well -- on the second floor between the two bedrooms. It is easy to access KWT from the driveway which makes unloading and loading the car easy. This is our 5th vrbo stay in Lake Placid over as many years, and, without a doubt, KWT was tops in terms of comfort, ease of living and usability.

  • Submitted: Jan 17, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
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Absolutely loved our stay!

  • 5 of 5

This was one of my favorite family vacations. The location is fantastic and the house is perfect. The owners do an excellent job of keeping it lovely and homey for the renters. We arrived on a snowy night and there was plenty of food to enjoy for dinner. We had many enjoyable nights in front of the fireplace. Anything you might need for you and your family they have (including movies, games, kids books, kitchen items, etc) We look forward to our next snowy holiday!

  • Submitted: Jan 4, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Fabulous winter getaway!

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we walked in the door, we felt welcome and we knew we had chosen well. Beautifully decorated and immaculately clean, this town home afforded us comfortable surroundings and a well-stocked kitchen. We so appreciated all of the personal touches.

Although we did not have the chance to use the fireplace, we could envision a cozy fire on a cold snowy evening. John, the owner, was so helpful. He made sure that we had everything we needed , even arranging sanding of the icy hill.

If we return to Lake Placid, we would not hesitate to stay at this town home, and we recommend it without reservations.

  • Submitted: Dec 7, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just like home!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from Lake Placid, after spending our forth year at John and his wife's property. The accommodation's and his hospitality and nothing short of excellent.It's a great place for just the two of you ,or a larger family.Close to town, and well appointed in appearance.

  • Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful stay at Let's Getaway rental!

  • 5 of 5

We recently stayed at Lake Placid with our toddler son and couldn't have better things to say about our accommodations! The kitchen was stocked with everything and more - delicious pretzels, condiments, drinks, coffee, and even breakfast foods! The bedrooms and bathrooms were fully equipped with blankets, towels, and shampoos! It is so peaceful and serene yet a short walk to town and Mirror Lake. He provides many brochures and guides for dining and activity suggestions, which was very helpful. Thank you for a relaxing, memorable stay!!

  • Submitted: Oct 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
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John Rudick
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 17, 2018

About John Rudick

We are two busy professionals out of Saratoga, NY and Brooklyn NY. Heather splits her time from directing a fashion company in NYC to spending time upstate with her husband, John, at their primary home in Malta, NY. John runs a successful fundraising company, ACCEL Sports Fundraising, out of Malta to provide much needed programs for raising money in Youth Sports, High School Sports and Class Trips. Both of us met in 1990 through running in high school. Our love for outdoor activities and nature has helped our relationship grow even stronger throughout the years. Lake Placid is a natural extension of who we are and why we want to spend time up there. The friendly people and vast array of outdoor activities will keep us active and relaxed during our time off for many years to come.

John Rudick purchased this townhome in 2014

Why John Rudick chose Lake Placid

This property is a beautiful extension of who we are. Heather is in design and loves the outdoors. John is at home being in the woods building trails that people enjoy using for mountain biking and such. Our property sits on 7 acres of land surrounded by trees and on the Jack Rabbit Ski Trail. We love the privacy, yet we also enjoy the energy of Lake Placid. Being so close to downtown and restaurants is such a bonus for us. We rarely use our car when we are visiting.

What makes this townhome unique

The privacy and location to town are hard to beat! Blissful quiet sleeping, yet a vibrant town a short walk away. Views of mountains all around you when walking around town, which is such a short walk... even on a cold day. Walking to the arena to see a hockey game or an event is a .3 mile walk. Getting to the beach is easy and jumping on the ski shuttle to Whiteface is 2 blocks away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a great stay!
Mar 2015
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Olympic Speed Skating Oval
"FREE Ice Skating on the oval and on the lake. Rentals are available at the Oval changing ro..."
Lisa G's
"Good Family restaurant. Not in town, but you can walk to it when it isn't too cold out. "
Lake Placid Lodge
"REALLY High end dining at the Lodge. They have a 5 star restaurant that is a great atmosphe..."
Simply Gourmet
"The best place to get Lunch or order out sandwiches. They have 46 sandwich options for the ..."
Caffe Rustica
"The BEST italian around. Not really italian since they have so many variations, but really ..."
Chair 6
"Some of the finest quisine around. Only 6 chairs in a rather stark small house. Not cheap ..."
Liquids and Solids at the handlebar
"VERY unique French flair dining with very experimental interpretations of classics and new d..."
the breakfast club etc
"Nothing beats the Breakfast club! They serve great food and drinks. Make sure you order th..."
Dancing Bears Restaurant
"Average pub fair. Decent place to go and enjoy a family meal. Upstairs is a secret, separa..."
Freestyle Cusine -- CLOSED
"Not a great experience. Owners are rookies and it shows in their service and details. They..."
The Moose Lodge Boathouse
"Rarely open but if it is stop in and enjoy a drink overlooking Lake Placid straight up at Wh..."
Cobble Hill
"Awesome little hike that you can do from town. We often add it to our run around Mirror Lak..."
China City
"Some of the best Chineese we have ever had that rivals the places in Brooklyn. They always ..."
Lake Placid Toboggan Chute
"Run by the local church and not open too often... if you get the chance make sure you rent a..."
Bobsled Rides at the Olympic Sports Complex
"Go watch the Bob sledders go past you at 60 miles per hour or consider paying to take a ride..."
Nearest Airport
4 Miles
Lake Placid or Plattsburgh
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Zig Zags
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Lake Placid Club
Nearest Train
45 Miles
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
Interstate 87-Northway
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Crowne Plaza
Nearest Ski
10 Miles
Whiteface Mountain
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Mirror Lake/Lake Placid Public Beach
Car: recommended

Lets Getaway Rental, ADK is in a very peaceful setting, but we are a 5 minute walk to the center of Downtown Lake Placid. Land is next to the Jack Rabbit Ski Trail (30 miles of cross country skiing). If you love the outdoors and want to experience the Olympic activities of Lake Placid, this is an ideal spot.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $60
Cleaning Fee $110

Please feel free to call me if you have any questions before booking. I can be reached at 518-369-3404. My name is John

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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