Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Lake George

The lake and mountains provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Lake George. Travellers to this scenic city praise the boating, hockey games and theme park. Take in top local attractions such as Fort William Henry and Lake George Dog Beach. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Lake George

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Lake George a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Adirondack Winery (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Water Slide World (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Goony Golf (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Magic Forest Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Magic Forest Family Fun Park (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Wild West Ranch and Western Town (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Lake George

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Lake George. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Congress Park (24.2 mi / 39 km)
  • Saratoga Spa State Park (26.2 mi / 42.2 km)
  • Lake George Dog Beach (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
  • Prospect Mountain (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Canfield Casino (24.1 mi / 38.8 km)
  • Yaddo Gardens (24.6 mi / 39.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lake George

The nearest airport is in Glens Falls, NY (GFL-Floyd Bennett Memorial), located 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Rutland, VT (RUT-Rutland Southern Vermont Regional), which is 39.2 mi (63 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Fort Edward Station, Whitehall Station and Ticonderoga Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Lake George?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 620 holiday rentals around Lake George. From 182 cabins to 335 holiday houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Lake George is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake George?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lake George. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Vermont: 3,674 holiday rentals
  • Manchester Center: 345 holiday rentals
  • Chestertown: 170 holiday rentals
  • Bolton Landing: 73 holiday rentals
  • Stony Creek: 290 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lake George! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake George?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Lake George with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Manchester Center: 345 holiday homes
  • Chestertown: 170 holiday homes
  • Stony Creek: 290 holiday homes
  • Lake George: 402 holiday homes
  • Middlebury: 456 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Lake George?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Lake George. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Veterans Memorial Park Beach: 597 holiday rentals
  • Lake George Forum: 516 holiday rentals
  • Dr. Morbid's Haunted House: 528 holiday rentals
  • Outlets at Lake George: 502 holiday rentals
  • Magic Forest Family Fun Park: 485 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake George listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.

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