Just came back from a week at Whiteface Mountain where I stayed at the Hungry Trout lodge. If you are expecting or are used to the mega chain upscale places, this is not the place for you. If you are looking for Adirondack charm, a retro vibe, and great folks then by all means…
We have stayed here several times. We generally arrive later in the evening and each time we have been warmly greeted by James in the Pub below the on site restaurant. James is an excellent bartender (and the local magistrate!), the food is great, prices are very reasonable.…
Great location...9 miles to Lake Placid and 1.1 miles only to WhiteFace Mountain. Love the room - very clean, smells good and nice heated like a sauna shower room and the restaurant nearby is really good.
The beds were as hard as rocks, had booked a two day trip to whiteface with friends but nobody got sleep and we all decided to bail a day early. To go on top of that the food at there restaurant was awful had the chili and it wasn’t a good time.
We had a very pleasant stay at The Hungry Trout for a recent ski vacation. The resort is practically next to the Whiteface ski area - much closer than the hotels in Lake Placid where we've stayed in the past - and quite charming. We rented a two-room suite with a kitchenette,…
"choose the one to the very right so a short walk to the restaurant especially during winter."
"All rooms are quiet and separated from restaurant."
"Any if you do not care about breakfast"