House, 1 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, 3 Sleeps
Welcome to Riverside Cottage on River Road in Lake Placid. The property is located on the banks of
the Ausable River, one of New York State’s premier trout fishing streams. Whether you are looking
for a quiet getaway or a fast–paced adventure, this new cottage is the perfect place to enjoy the
splendor and diversity of the Adirondack Mountains. Riverside provides exceptional comfort in a
secluded setting minutes from downtown Lake Placid and its numerous shops, restaurants and athletic
Anglers can step directly into the West Branch at Cody’s Flats and wade to trophy
trout and catch & release areas just minutes downriver. In winter, enjoy downhill skiing at
Whiteface Mountain (12 minutes away). Hop onto the nearby Jackrabbit Trail for access to a network
of trails designed for cross-country ski and snowshoe enthusiasts. Whether you are 5 or 75, the
many walking and hiking trails of the Adirondacks offer spectacular views and one-of-a kind
experiences. Join the runners and cyclists who use River Road (located on the Ironman course!) for
year-round recreation and training.
Remember…the solitude offered by Riverside’s location makes
this cottage a perfect place for those seeking to do nothing other than to take a break or visit
some place new. Put your feet up, read a book and be lazy for a while!
Personal travels make me willing to accommodate individual requests, so let me know what you need
and I will do my best to provide it. I am happy to make arrangements ($20.00 hourly fee) for the
local market to fill a grocery list prior to your arrival. My hope is to offer the most comfortable
and pleasant environment for your visit that I can.
Perfect Cottage - Cozy but Modern
About the Owner
5 based on 20 traveler reviews
Perfect Cottage - Cozy but Modern
We had a great two night stay at the cottage for our anniversary. It is perfectly tucked away in a corner of the property, so it feels private, but without being far from civilization. Everything was spotless and just as pictured. The finishes all felt new and clean while being cozy at the same time. We were able to enjoy breakfast at "home" in the well equipped kitchen, It's an easy drive into town and a great place to be if you want to feel like you are on a quiet retreat. JoAnn was easy to communicate with and checking in and out couldn't have been smoother.
Peaceful awesome little home.
We truly enjoyed the peace and quiet at Riverside! The little log cabin was absolutely wonderful, very comfortable bed and all we needed for cooking meals in each night of our one week stay. We so enjoyed sitting on the screened in porch at the end of a full day of hiking, listening to the quiet! The stars on the clear nights provided an awesome show! The location was perfect for exploring the Adirondacks and the village of Lake Placid while being remote. JoAnn was very accommodating with anything we needed while keeping our privacy. We would definitely stay here again if we come back to this area.
Great cottage, great location!
We had an excellent stay at Riverside! The cottage exceeded our expectations. It was neat, clean, very well-kept and nicely equipped (listing / photos were very accurate and give a good sense of the place). For us the location was perfect - felt like it was back in the woods but a very short drive to town. Also a short trip to many High Peaks trails, which we really enjoyed and highly recommend (but do your homework before you go if inexperienced) and the cool little town of Keene.
Great experience with JoAnn, she was easy to work with, good communication, a real pro. And she has a wealth of knowledge about the Lake Placid area.
We wouldn't hesitate to return and strongly recommend Riverside if you're planning an Adirondack adventure!
Perfect - quiet, serene, spotless, comfy
We loved Riverside Cottage. JoAnn was a wonderful hostess. The cottage was spotless, felt spacious and had everything we could have wished for. The bed was extraordinarily comfortable. We brought breakfast items with us and loved eating breakfast each day on the screened porch. The location was great - private yet only 10 minutes or less from downtown Lake Placid. We savored our lakeside dinner at the Cottage Cafe (try the Brussels sprouts salad! in LP, and also outdoors at Lisa G's. Highly recommend both. Also recommend the Mount Jo hike - tough but short and the views make it all worthwhile! The Olympic Ski Jump was incredible and we also enjoyed watching the freestyle skiers practice, landing in the water. The 2 1/2 mile stroll around Mirror Lake in Lake Placid provided non-strenuous exercise and an opportunity to view some gorgeous lakeside home.
Already planning our next stay at Riverside!
My sister and I popped up for a 4-day 3-night stay to explore Lake Placid and the surrounding area. WE LOVED THIS COTTAGE!
The space itself is gorgeous, capturing the rustic spirit of the Adirondacks with modern amenities and finishes. We both fell in love with the screened-in porch and spent most of our time lounging outside on the wicker chairs and listening to nature at work around us. Imagine the sounds of a rushing river, wind rustling through the trees, and the occasional song of a white-throated sparrow. A perfect place to come and unwind after hiking and sight-seeing!
Side notes, the space was VERY CLEAN and JoAnn was very hospitable throughout our stay! We are already planning a return trip!
My son and I traveled to the Lake Placid area to explore and do some outdoor activities. JoAnn was friendly and helpful with our reservation, wasn't intrusive but was there if we needed her and the home was BEAUITFUL! We had everything we needed and thoroughly enjoyed our stay: the best part was that the house was so clean which I appreciated! Definitely would recommend this lovely home and we had a great time exploring the Lake Placid area. Thanks JoAnn!
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My Standard Rate
Oct 25 2016 - Dec 15 2016
2 night minimum stay
Additional information about rental rates
Nightly Rate: $125 - $175
Weekly Rate: $700 - $1100
A deposit is requested in order to guarantee all reservations.
All visits must be for at least two nights.
A visit of 3 nights is requested on Holiday weekends.
A visit of 5 - 7 nights is requested for Christmas'/New Year's week and also for Ironman week.
*Depending upon the time of year, mid-week visits can sometimes be arranged for one night. A cleaning fee of $25.00 is charged.
Please inquire about visits longer than seven nights.
Owner's Cancellation Policy
- Available arrival
- Available stay (no arrival)
- Dining Area
- pets not allowed
- Bathroom 1
- 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
- Bedroom 1
- Guests provide their own meals
- One bedroom with king-size bed (linens included), flat-screen TV/DVD player Living room with queen-size sofa-bed, flat-screen TV/DVD player Full bath (shower) (linens included) Kitchen with range, refrigerator, microwave, DW, toaster, coffeemaker, pots & pans, dishes, etc. Screened porch with electric grill Smoke-free & pet free environment Fully insulated with thermostats in living room, bedroom & bathroom. Mobile telephone service capability Cable television Wireless internet access.