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Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa Receives AAA Four Diamond Award for 33rd Straight Year
Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa Receives
AAA Four Diamond Award for 33rd Straight Year
The View Restaurant is Four Diamond acclaimed
for the 10th consecutive year
Lake Placid, NY – June 2017 / Newsmaker Alert / At a presentation Tuesday afternoon (June 13), AAA Northway Director of Marketing, Public and Government Affairs Eric Stigberg presented Ed and Lisa Weibrecht, owners of Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa in Lake Placid, N.Y., and the entire staff, with the prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award of Excellence for the 33rd year in a row.
Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa Receives AAA Four Diamond Award for 33rd Straight YearThe time-honored property dates back to the 1920s. It is the second longest running AAA Four Diamond property in the entire state, behind only The Carlyle in Manhattan.

In addition, The View Restaurant, the flagship of the resort’s three dining options, collected the coveted Four Diamond achievement for the 10th straight year and remains Lake Placid’s only Four Diamond restaurant.

The presentations followed the Inn’s bi-annual staff meeting, and serves as a lead-in to the upcoming summer season.

“Thank you for being here and for doing what you do for the Mirror Lake Inn,” said Ed Weibrecht before the nearly 150 employees who gathered in the Wikoff Room. “The people in this room are the most important and special people to us. You make the place go.”

Weibrecht added that the top priorities for travelers in selecting accommodations are “cleanliness, friendliness and service. Our staff delivers at the highest of levels in all three of those areas.”

Shortly thereafter, the news of these latest accolades was posted on Facebook, eliciting a number of comments:

  • “Congratulations and such a well-deserved acknowledgement! We will see you in July!!! My absolute favorite hotel and spa!”
  • “A wonderful place to celebrate. We have enjoyed our stay many times. All seasons are beautiful.”
  • “Beautiful place, exceptional service.”
  • “Congratulations. Certainly a well-deserved honor.”
The respective 33-year and 10-year milestones put the Lake Placid resort and its accompanying upscale restaurant in exclusive company:
  • Of the 59,000 establishments ranked by AAA less than 4 percent have achieved Four Diamonds
  • Only 152 hotels have maintained the Four Diamond rating for 25 or more consecutive years
  • Four Diamond hotels account for only 5.9 percent of the more than 28,000 AAA rated hotels
  • Four Diamond restaurants account for only 2.1 percent of the nearly 30,000 AAA rated restaurants
  • Together, Mirror Lake Inn and The View Restaurant are the only AAA Four Diamond lodging and dining combination offered in Lake Placid
  • The View Restaurant is the village’s only AAA Four Diamond dining establishment
The property has received other recent plaudits, among them:
  • Conde Nast Traveler 8th Most Beautiful Lakeside Hotel in the World
  • Top 7 Most Beautiful Lakeside Hotels
  • TripAdvisor Number 1 for lodging and dining in Lake Placid
  • Wine Spectator Award of Excellence 18 years in a row
  • Best Hotel in the Mountains for 2017 (Adirondack Daily Enterprise survey)
  • Family Vacation Critic 2017 – a favorite hotel
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About the Mirror Lake Inn
The AAA Four Diamond Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa ( is a luxury lakefront resort in the Adirondack Mountains. The Inn, rated Four Diamond for 33 consecutive years, offers both Four Diamond world-class cuisine and casual dining options, with impeccable service amid awe-inspiring views. Only one other property in New York (located in Manhattan), has maintained the Four Diamond designation longer than Mirror Lake Inn. It is the only property in Lake Placid that combines Four Diamond lodging and dining. The Inn’s renowned Lake Placid spa pampers the body and refreshes the mind with a comprehensive menu of services. The Inn is conveniently located one block from the restaurants and shops on Main Street in Lake Placid.

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Publishing Dates: 06/20/17 – 08/20/17
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