Discover a selection of 500 holiday rentals in Lake Placid that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including fireplace and private pool. Prices start at £ 226 per night, and cabins and cottages are popular options for a stay in Lake Placid. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Lake Placid

The lake, mountains and riverfront are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Lake Placid. This city's skiing, hiking and shopping draw many visitors. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Lake Placid

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Travellers enjoy fun activities like skiing, hiking and sledging. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Lake Placid a fun place to get away to. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Craig Wood Golf Course (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Cascade Cross Country Ski Center (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Mount Jo (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Lake Placid Club Golf Courses (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Mount Van Hoevenberg Cross Country Ski Area (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Whiteface Mountain (10.6 mi / 17 km)

Seasonal weather in Lake Placid

Lake Placid is well known for its skiing. If you've planned your trip around snowy activities, consider visiting in March, December, February or January, when snowfall averages 87.48 inches and temperatures average -16°F.

Natural features

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Lake Placid

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Lake Placid is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mount Jo (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Adirondack Equine Center (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Mid's Park (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Mirror Lake (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Brewster Peninsula Nature Trails (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
  • Lake Flower (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Lake Placid

Fly into Lake Placid, NY (LKP), the closest airport, located 2.5 mi (4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Saranac Lake, NY (SLK-Adirondack Regional), which is 14.8 mi (23.8 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Lake Placid?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 547 vacation rentals near Lake Placid. From 122 cabins to 96 cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lake Placid for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.