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Historic Russian Olympic House

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Historic Russian Olympic House

Entire house
8 guests4 bedrooms4 beds3.5 baths
8 guests
4 bedrooms
4 beds
3.5 baths
Richard is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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95% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
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Check yourself in with the lockbox.

During the 1980 Olympics our historic residence was home to the Russian Olympic Commissioners. It is a 1929 beautiful Dutch Colonial that is known for its stunning views of the High Peaks, Ski Jump and Bobsled Run. It sits on top of a hill in the Village of Lake Placid. Private and quiet, only 2 blocks from the Olympic Arena and Main Street. New seven person hot tub, attached garage and outdoor parking, family room with large screen TV, full bar, pool table, 2 large outdoor decks and grill.


Wireless Internet
Hot Tub
Free parking on premises
Indoor Fireplace
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 super king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
1 king bed
Bedroom 4
1 king bed
Common spaces
2 sofas

House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM and check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox


50 Reviews

Janet User Profile
November 2018
The house has a spectacular view of the town and bobsled run. The game area was great to hang out in with a nice pool table and bar. Nice outdoor hot tub was great after a cold day outside. The hosts were very accommodating and responded quickly to any questions. Would definite…
William User Profile
October 2018
You can expect beautiful views, local charm and a comfortable house to relax in.
Gemma User Profile
October 2018
Lovely house to base ourselves to see some fall leaves and relax. Enjoyed the cosy house and the hot tub was a great addition! So pretty an area we wished we had longer!
Julie User Profile
September 2018
This is the perfect week end rental for a girls hiking getaway! Walking distance from Main Street, and 10-15 minutes drive to hiking trails. We loved the hot tub after our long day in the mountain! We felt like home. We were 4 girls so we each had our bedrooms. They have everythi…
Lisa User Profile
September 2018
Awesome place to stay lots of room and a beautiful view we will definately go back
Martin User Profile
September 2018
Amazing house: great location, clean, nice rooms. Wouldn’t hesitate to come back again!
Adam User Profile
September 2018
This home was wonderful. So close to town and had many added touches in the home. I would definitely visit again!

Hosted by Richard

Lake Placid, New York, United StatesJoined in September 2016
Richard User Profile
50 Reviews
Richard is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Suzanne and I are retired community college professors from Westchester County, NY. I ran a Career Center, Suzanne was the College Learning Specialist, working with learning and other disabled students. We are snow birds spending time upstate New York and on the gulf coast of Fl…
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