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Reviewed 28 January 2017

Visited for four days in October. Wonderful historic camp in a peaceful atmosphere. Loved cabin 2 with it's authentic feel and stone fireplaces. Camp location is perfect. Close to both Saranac Lake and Lake Placid and innkeepers have good recommendation for restaurants, etc. This is camping for those of us who want to camp without having to do all the...

1Thank scottrn1
Northern Bavaria
Reviewed 16 January 2017

It is with great reluctance that I give White Pine Camp (WPC) a five star rating – for purely selfish reasons. As much as I want this place to thrive, I also don’t want the secret to get out, because I always want there to be a room free for me! We have stayed at WPC five times over the...

2Thank germancouple2016
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Want to paddle around the pond in a canoe at six in the morning? Go ahead. There's no sign-in sheet, and there are plenty of canoes. How about midnight bowling? Sure, but someone will have to be the pinsetter. Feeling cold from a walk in the woods? Well light a fire in the great room, then, and have some hot...

3Thank matt102016345
Holland Patent, New York
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Exceptional! We are a group of five 65+ year old women kayakers and book authors (Women on Water) who spend a few days each September in the Adirondacks. White Pine Camp - what a find!! How could one not want to stay in Calvin Coolidge's summer White House? The various cottages are clean with all the necessary amenities. You can...

1Thank CRM65
New York
Reviewed 26 October 2016

What a place! We stayed in the President's Cottage and slept in the same bed that Calvin Coolidge slept in. Where else can you do that? Late October and there was decent weather and leaf change. Tim Moody, the manager is very accommodating and helpful. The fireplace with endless supply of wood was fantastic. Don't miss this tranquil gem.

1Thank NewYorkHiflier
Wyncote, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 October 2016

My husband and I were in critical need of unplugging and unwinding and so booked 2 nights at the White Pine Camp. From the moment we arrived we were transported--back in time, to a time before cell phones and televisions and the endless pace that is our current life. For two days we explored the grounds (and nearby Saranac Lake),...

2Thank GarlowFamily
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

White Pine Camp was a great choice for a fall Adirondack getaway. I hope to make this a yearly tradition. Steve and Tim were so kind and helpful from the moment I called to book my stay. We stayed in the Osgood Cottage which is their smallest option. It was perfect especially given all of the choices of historic buildings...

2Thank owlsaremyfav
Chatham, New Jersey
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Our stay at WPC was nothing but excellent. We stayed in the Kirkwood cabin during the beginning of September for my dad's 60th birthday. He, and the rest of us, couldn't be more pleased with our stay. WPC is off the beaten path in the northern part of the Adirondacks in the village of Paul Smiths. Expect a very rustic...

1Thank davidranshous
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We stayed in Cabin II for five nights with our two children (6 and 10). The cabin is nicely appointed and very functional. We used one of the two fireplaces on chilly mornings. The kitchen is small but has all the basics, including a coffee pot (and filters) , toaster, microwave, etc. The only negatives were the lack of water...

1Thank slipjiggers
Saratoga Springs, NY
Reviewed 30 August 2016

From my first conversation with the Innkeeper Tim to the wonderful gentleman (Steve) whom checked us in, it was a great stay. The cabins are done very adirondack style. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The views from the dock, teahouse and boathouses were amazing. The stars in the sky at night surrounding the teahouse were magical. The property...

1Thank Cheryl K

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on beautiful, secluded Osgood Pond, White Pine Camp is one of a small handful of remaining historic Adirondack Great Camps open to the public. Built in 1907 for Archibald White, a New York City banker and industrialist and his wife Olive Moore White, an opera star, the property, which hosted many dignitaries and celebrities over the years, is most noted for having served as the Summer White House for President Calvin Coolidge. White Pine Camp is open year around and in the winter offers incredible cross country skiing and snowshoe opportunities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about White Pine Camp

Address: 432 White Pine Road, Paul Smiths, NY 12970
Region: United States > New York > Paul Smiths
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
White Pine Camp Hotel Paul Smiths
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“Various cottages have water or woods views”
 of 5 bubbles CRM65, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“In the Spring, Summer and Fall, we highly recommend Cabin II (which is closed in winter)”
 of 5 bubbles GarlowFamily, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Wifi was only offered in the 'great room' in the main cabin, but we could get it from our rooms :)”
 of 5 bubbles davidranshous, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Choose a cabin overlooking the pond!”
 of 5 bubbles slipjiggers, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The views from Cabin 3, and President and Mrs Coolidge's cabins are fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles CherylK221, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
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