Awards & Accolades


Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards

Best Resorts in the Northeast


Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards

Best Resorts in the Northeast


Conde Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards

#2 Resort in the Mid-Atlantic Region

Best Winter Vacation Destinationsfor a Wow-Worthy Getaway-Lake Placid

Sherman Travel

Top 10 Cozy Inns Perfect for a Romantic Winter Getaway


Adirondack Life Magazine - “Best of the Adirondacks”

Best Hotel

CNN Travel

Sublime Alpine Beauty

Capital Region Living Magazine – “Bestie Awards”

Best Adirondack Inn


USA Today’s Reader’s Poll

#2 Ski Hotel in North America (#1 East of the Rocky Mountains)

Condé Nast Traveler – “Reader’s Choice Awards”

Top 5 Resorts in New York State and the Mid-Atlantic

Condé Nast Traveler – “Reader’s Choice Awards"

Best Resort or Best Hotel in New York State

Condé Nast Traveler

Named one of the “10 Most Beautiful Lakeside Hotels in the World”

Family Vacation

Favorite Hotel


USA Today Readers Choice Awards

#4 Ski Hotel in North America (#1 East of the Rocky Mountains)

Condé Nast Readers Choice Awards

#1 Resort in New England and the Mid-Atlantic, #11 Resort in the United States

US News & World Report

Top Hotels

Adirondack Life Magazine’s “Best Of The Park” Readers’ Poll

Best Hotel, Best Outdoor Dining (The Cottage)

U.S. News & World Report

10 Family-Friendly Resorts for Fall Foliage Trips Across America

Family Vacation Critic

1 of 10 Magical Hotels for the Holiday Season

Rand McNally

A romantic getaway that will take your breath away


The Wall Street Journal - 2015

“Rustically Elegant"

Condé Nast Gold List 2014

#1 Ski Hotel and #1 Resort in the Northeast, #5 Ski Hotel in North America – Conde Nast Readers Poll

Condé Nast Top Ski Hotels

#6 in North America

Travel + Leisure

America’s Best Mountain Resorts, World’s Best Hotels

Travel + Leisure 500

World's Best Hotels

Condé Nast Ski Poll

Best Places to Ski and Stay in North America

Condé Nast Traveler Gold List

Best places to stay in the world, selected by the readers of Condé Nast Traveler

Travel + Leisure’s World’s Best Awards

Top 50 Resorts in US/Canada

Travel + Leisure 500

World’s Best Hotels

Condé Nast Traveler

Top 50 Ski Hotels

Travel + Leisure

World's Best Hotels, T + L 500

Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards

Rated among the top 75 Resorts in the United States

National Geographic Traveler

National Geographic Traveler

Travel + Leisure

World’s Best Awards – Top 100 Hotels Continental U.S. and Canada.

National Geographic Traveler

“This is a celebration (and validation) of places that truly cherish a sense of place…This is real travel-because it recognizes real places.”

New York Times Escapes

“The Crackling fireplace, leather chairs, afternoon tea and lobby bar will coax you from your elegantly decorated room to enjoy quality relaxation time with a good book, newspaper or even a game of checkers.”

The New York Times

“One of the finest lodging choices in all of snow country.”

One of “the 10 Romantic Lodges for skiers”

Wine Enthusiast

Award of Distinction, Restaurant Awards Issue

Ski Magazine

Readers voted Whiteface as #3 of Top 10 resorts in the East

Skiing Magazine

“Local Secret: The best apres ski spot…the Cottage (at Mirror Lake Inn)”

New York Daily News

“The Mirror Lake Inn is the perfect place to escape from the city”

Departures Magazine

Rated among “Top 12 Luxury Resorts” in U.S. by readers

Out Traveler

Rated #1 as “World’s Top Gay-Welcoming Spa Resorts”

Frommer’s New York State

“Lake Placid: In summer, go boating on Mirror Lake, hike the many trails just outside town, or canoe along your quiet stretch of lake. In winter, things really swing; the home of two Olympic Games, Placid offers the opportunity to ski Whiteface, ice skate, try the bobsled run, or go dog-sledding on Mirror Lake. ”

Golfweek Magazine

Whiteface Club’s 18-hole golf course rated #6 in New York State for public-access courses.

Chicago Tribune

Chicago Tribune