Explore all the fun things to do minutes away from our Bester Western Inn in Lake Placid. Our prime location makes it easy and convenient for guests to explore the local area attractions! Here they will be able to get the best of all worlds - whether you're learning more about New York's Culture and heritage, exciting in its many theme parks and museums, or visiting Main Street to hit the restaurants and shops, guaranteed you'll never be short on activities.
Explore High Falls Gorge's 22-acre nature park 12 minutes away from our Best Western in location. With Adirondack waterfall attractions you'll be sure to be mesmerised by it all! Enjoy sights getting a good look at the landscape on sturdy bridges, walkways and groomed terrain. You and your family will enjoy quality time together on this fun and breathtaking nature walk!
Take a 20-minute drive down to the North Pole! Kids will be thrilled to see Santa's village to be everything they've imagined it to be. Join in on the fun riding on carousels, peppermint swings, candy express and more! When you need to take a breather from all the squeals you and your family can visit the Santa's gift shop or refuel with a bite to eat.
Be one with nature visiting The Wild Centre, Adirondack's stunning campus. Trek bridges, tree-tops and four-story twig tree-houses filled with animal tales, tremendous spider webs and full sized bald eagle's nest over the forest. Gain a new perspective on mother-nature as New York's Wild Life campus inspires you and your family to co-exist with nature. Prepare to be in complete awe of the sights and sounds here!
Only a 7-minute drive from our Best Western Inn, tour New York State's historic sites absorbing the stories, exhibits, cooking demonstrations, military drills and encampments. At the John Brown Farm you'll have the chance to explore historic sites, historic preservation office, bureau of historic sites, heritage trails and heritage areas. Cover everything there is to know about New York's Cultural Heritage!
For a friendly game of golf, putt your way through caves, footbridges, cascading waterfalls and more. This theme park's unequalled miniature golf experience will have you, friends and family impressed by its decorative setting making you feel as though you're experiencing true-to-life pirate adventures!
Take a stroll down Main Street no more than a 5-minute walk from our Best Western Inn, for some fun retail therapy. Down Main Street there's something for everyone - whether you're looking to keep up with the latest brands or shopping for one-of-a-kind antique shops, you're sure to find whatever it is you had in mind. Splurge a little on yourself this staycation!