Hotel North Woods - Lake Placid  3 stars

2520 Main St., Lake Placid, United States, 12946  show mapSave
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 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking

24-hour reception

 Sports activities


Billiards/Pool tables




 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms


Cribs/Baby cots


Situated near Whiteface Mountain, Cascade Cross Country Center and John Brown Farm State Historic Site, the boutique Hotel North Woods offers barbeque grills and a rooftop terrace.

A palace and museums lie a short distance from the hotel. It will take you 5 minutes to get to Lake Placid Institute For The, Mount Van Hoevenberg and Olympic Jumping Complex.

25 minutes' drive from Adirondack airport.


The property comprises of cozy rooms well-appointed with a microwave, individual climate control, cable TV, a private balcony and a mini-refrigerator. All of the rooms have a great view over the mountain. They provide bathrooms with a shower, a bathtub and complimentary toiletries.


A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 


Hotel North Woods offers business facilities, such as internet access, a fax and a photocopier and provides ironing service, wake up service and concierge service.


Guests will take advantage of golf, hiking and billiards available on-site.


Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public hotel parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms   92.

City Center Lake Placid - 3300 ft
Airports Adirondack (SLK) - 12.9 mi, Plattsburgh International (PBG) - 35.8 mi
Restaurants Emma's Lake Placid Creamery (cuisine: Ice Cream) - 100 ft, Soulshine Bagel (cuisine: Bakery) - 100 ft
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
  • Hiking
  • Housekeeping
  • Ski pass vendor
Dining facilities
  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs/Baby cots
Leisure facilities
  • Billiards/Pool tables
Room view
  • Lake view
  • Forest view
  • Countryside view
  • Landscape view
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Separate bedroom
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Hair dryer on request
Kitchen facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Orthopedic mattress
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock



from  4 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets are allowed on request.

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Bed type: Double beds or King Size bed or Double Bed
Size: 380 sq. feet
View: Lake view

Suite, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking

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    Corner Suite
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    Bed type: Double beds or King Size bed
    Size: 5385 sq. feet
    View: Lake view
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      Bed type: King Size bed
      Size: 380 sq. feet
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        Two-Bedroom Suite
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        Bed type: King Size bed
        Size: 380 sq. feet
        View: Forest view
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          What's nearby

          Popular areas
          • City Center
            3000 ft
          • 1932 and 1980 Lake Placid Winter
            700 ft
          • Adirondack Film Society
            1000 ft
          • Lake Placid Institute For The
            1400 ft

          Local Attractions

          • High Falls Gorge
            6.7 mi
            4761 NYS Route 86, Wilmington
          • Robert Louis Stevenson Cottage and Museum
            7.5 mi
            44 Stevenson Lane, Saranac Lake
          • Saranac Laboratory Museum
            7.6 mi
            89 Church Street, Saranac Lake
          • Adirondack Artists Guild
            7.7 mi
            52 Main Street, Saranac Lake
          • Saranac Lake
            7.8 mi
            Saranac Lake, NY 12983

          Near the hotel

          • Lake Placid Winter Olympic Museum
            1300 ft
            Lake Placid, NY
          • Mount Van Hoevenberg
            1400 ft
            Lake Placid, NY
          • Jack Rabbit Trail
            2100 ft
            Lake Placid, NY
          • Mount Jo
            2100 ft
            Lake Placid, NY

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Emma's Lake Placid Creamery

            81% likes this, based on 58 reviews
            Cuisine: Ice Cream
            Price Range: USD 2 - USD 19

            100 ft
            2507 Main Street

            Phone: 518-523-8201

          • Soulshine Bagel

            Cuisine: Bakery

            100 ft
            2526 Main St
          • Delta Blue Grill

            Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole, Hamburgers, Barbecue
            Price Range: USD 8 - USD 15

            200 ft
            2520 Main Street

            Phone: 518-523-3106

          • Northern Exposure Restaurant

            100 ft
            124 Main Street
          • Coff E Bean Coffee and Espresso Bar

            63% likes this, based on 43 reviews
            Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Bagels
            Price Range: USD 2 - USD 5

            200 ft
            2527 Main Street, Alpine Mall

            Phone: 518 523 3228

          Hotel North Woods Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel North Woods

          Individual guest reviews

          • Older travelers

            well ,ocated, in the middle of downtown nearby boutiques and restaurants

            Staff not very customer oriented + diificulty to find parking spot

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers


            Not clean. Had to pay for parking in muni lot as hotel parking lot was full. No senior or aaa discounts were allowed.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            The only thing that this hotel has going for it is the location and free parking. Thank goodness we had a room with a view of the lake and the mountains. Buy you must request it.

            The room had an odor (could have been the oil heat) the maintenance man walked into our room while we were sleeping and there was no hot water for showers in the morning. The room was sparcely furnished and the couch was dirty. Lots of noise during the night and you could hear everything the people were saying in the next room. At least the bed was somewhat comfortable. When we complained the next morning they took off $21 from our bill.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            The convenience of being able to park the car once and walk to wherever we wanted to go!!!!

            No blow dryer or flat iron as in many other hotel rooms

            • Average rating
          • Group of friends

            Location was great, restaurant was convenient, check in was quick and there were no problems. View of Lake was great

            Coffee pot didn't work

            • Average rating
          • Group of friends

            was conveniently situated. could walk to shopping and restaurants.

            room was smelly. carpet was stained and old. tiles were cracked in bathroom. the hotel needs to be refurbished with new carpeting, updated bathrooms and new furniture. Mattress was so old it sagged in the middle.., had to crawl out of it. Had I seen the room before checking in I would not have stayed here.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            The staff were absolutely wonderful. We arrived early and asked for a quiet room. Got a quiet room with a balcony. A staff member was walking by and offered to bring up chairs for us to sit on. Hurricane Irene had just hit the area and the chairs were still put away. Clean, comfortable and a friendly staff; what more could you ask for.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            The hotel was in the center of town and all stores and restaurants were within walking distance. We enjoyed our walks around Mirror Lake. The hotel itself has a restaurant that served very good breakfasts. We did not eat lunch or dinner there. The room was clean. The staff was helpful. I would recommend it.

            I felt that the picture of the hotel was deceptive. It looks like it is right on the lake but it is actually on the main street. Luckily, we were on the 6th floor and had a view of the lake and were there only 3 nights.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            Having read some reviews on the Northwood Inn we were expecting the worse but it was better than expected. We had a small kitchenette, eating area and a bedroom with a king bed. The view from the 5th floor overlooking other buildings and Mirror Lake was very nice. The room was clean and the staff friendly and helpful. Price were reasonable.

            Parking was a problem as there were limited spaces and because it was a long weekend the hotel was full. While the location of the hotel is excellent, the hotel is old and therefore somewhat tired although they try to keep it up.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            Location in the heart of the shopping and dinning

            Needs upgrades, such as locks on the rooms, some of the furniture needs replacing.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            Needs remodeloing... Not clean ... Broken Furniture ...Wallpaper torn .... Baseboard missing.. Holes in blanket ... Noles in drapes.. Noisy .... Evelators from 1930 ??? ... Hallways Dark .. Room Dark... Lacks adequent lighting..Ice from front desk (1930s) ...Poor parking.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            Location, location, location! Great breakfast. Great beds, very comfortable.

            The room did not have a comfortable chair, only high stools(I had to use my cooler as a foot rest). You really need to overhaul the rooms. Very tired.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            Nothing...the hotel should not be included in your is old and filthy!

            Everything....I Wanted to leave as soon as I got there but my husband wouldnt lose our deposit ...I will not use again because of this!

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            Hotel is located right downtown Lake Placid -

            Half of the electrical outlets were covered in packing tape, since they were non-functional. Pull out couch was stained & carpet was dirty. Only had 1 key - was told they were having more made.

            • Average rating
          • Older travelers

            Staff was plaesant and the mattress was comfortable.

            I only stayed here because the band we follow (The Spur) was suppose to play there. No one called us to let us know that the band had to cancel due to a medical issue. Another couple we know said they were called and informed them that the band wouldn't be playing there. I think the hotel could have given us a good discount. There was no ice machine on each floor you had to go to the registration desk.

            • Average rating
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