Waterfront Saranac Lake lodging with a fun twist
Saranac Lake's only GREEN lodging property- Offering centrally located waterfront accommodations with access to over 30 miles of Adirondack waterways, including Upper, Middle, and Lower Saranac Lakes. Gauthier's Saranac Lake Inn has been an established lodging business in Saranac Lake since 1923. Today, offering fully renovated GREEN accommodations, while embracing the easy going retro-feel of the original guest accommodations for an ideal Adirondack vacation.
We like to be a little edgy at Saranac Lake Inn! If it's on Pinterest, we've probably pinned it. This vintage-sustainable vibe translates throughout the property and our guest experience. We hope you love it as much as we do!
Enjoy a plethora of recreational amenities while on your Adirondack vaction and take advantage of our lakefront location in Saranac Lake Village. There's so much to do while staying with us! Walk to Saranac Lake shopping, dining, galleries, and tons of events, including the world-class Saranac Lake Winter Carnival! Here, you can also take part in the endless activities in Lake Placid NY, just 6 miles away– at Gauthier's Saranac Lake Inn's Saranac Lake Hotel, it's all a step outside your door! Only 20 minutes to Whiteface Mountain, where you'll find year-round fun!
Experience a sustainable hotel in Saranac Lake
Stay GREEN in the Adirondacks - Rated a Platinum Property by Audubon International's Eco Lodging Program – the highest designation possible, 1 of only 8 in North America – we aim to provide exceptional services balanced with our Green Program initiatives. Saranac Lake Inn is committed to a new vision, fresh eco-conscious perspective, attention to detail and style; offering a welcoming environment from our family owned and operated lodge. Our rooms have been remodeled, redressed, and recycled with the environment in mind. We feature an exclusive variety of amenities – organic linens, down comforters, eco pillows, honey infused bath products, and complimentary tea and chai– all to make your Adirondack vacation both comfortable and memorable.
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Enter as strangers, leave as friends
During the transformation of the property, it has been a focus to maintain the original integrity and charm. It's important to us to keep in place the personal feel as part of your experience. While all guestrooms feature extensive amenities and privacy, we have remained hands on with our guests; creating long term relationships with those we have the pleasure to host. Our guest's know us by name, enjoy community-style tea in our reception, while learning about Saranac Lake Inn and trying new recreational activities. Many guest's find themselves utilizing our boats, bicycles, snowshoes, and other amenities - with no need to leave the property! As always, children and families are welcome and encouraged. We do our best to cater to the littlest travelers, please view our child-friendly perks here. All of our staff takes your stay as a precious visit, and are available to assist you with whatever you may need.
The Adirondacks' Recreation Resort
Our focus is on the guest experience and making Adirondack recreation accessible. We provide a large variety of amenities and perks to help complete your trip; to make it easy for you to try a new activity while on vacation.
- Paddle Adirondack lakes with our available kayaks, canoes, or paddle boats.
- What's SUP? Try our Stand Up Paddle Boards for extreme water fun!
- Find a sweet spot during a fishing outing with use of our available fishing poles and boats.
- Explore the trails and views on a healthy walk on nearby trails and foot paths.
- Bike Share Program! Bicycles available for you to use - They're a little rough and tough for trail biking too!
- Cool off in our outdoor solar-heated pool.
- Find packages and deals with huge savings to make the most out of your vacation in the Adirondacks.
Saranac Lake Inn provides immediate access to the wide variety of Adirondack outdoor activities and family fun available year-round. Interested in hiking the 46 High Peaks? We are your destination! Want to hike, but a little more low key, consider becoming a Saranac Lake 6er; we have all of the recreational information you need to start your Adirondack adventure.