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 features

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 rentals are available around Lake George?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 627 holiday lettings around Lake George. From 183 cabins to 183 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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 travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • New England: 30,159 holiday homes
  • Vermont: 3,970 holiday homes
  • Manchester: 549 holiday homes
  • Adirondack Mountains: 2,545 holiday homes
  • Hudson Valley: 3,906 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lake George! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations 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 lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Lake George: 405 holiday lettings
  • Schroon Lake: 68 holiday lettings
  • Rupert: 202 holiday lettings
  • Queensbury: 706 holiday lettings
  • Gansevoort: 461 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Lake George? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Lake George. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Merck Forest Farmland Center: 506 holiday rentals
  • Magic Forest Park: 502 holiday rentals
  • Million Dollar Beach: 519 holiday rentals
  • Around the World Miniature Golf: 529 holiday rentals
  • Dr. Morbid's Haunted House: 532 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake George listed on 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 accommodations.

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