Destination guide

Travel to friendly Lake Ariel

Enjoy the festivals and other features of Lake Ariel. This welcoming and relaxing city entices travellers with its lake and casino gaming. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Lake Ariel

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Lake Ariel a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Claws 'N' Paws Wild Animal Park (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Wood Winery (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Lake Wallenpaupack (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Honesdale Golf Club (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Homestead Golf Course (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Costa's Family Fun Park (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lake Ariel

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Lake Ariel is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake Wallenpaupack (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Nay Aug Park (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Merli-Sarnoski Park (12.8 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Promised Land State Park (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Tobyhanna State Park (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lake Ariel

Fly into Wilkes-Barre, PA (AVP-Scranton Intl.), the closest airport, located 18.5 mi (29.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Lake Ariel?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 503 holiday lettings near Lake Ariel. From 351 Houses to 70 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lake Ariel is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Lake Ariel?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lake Ariel:

  • Wallenpaupauk Lake Estates: 31 holiday homes
  • Locust Lake Village: 242 holiday homes
  • Scotrun: 779 holiday homes
  • Riverside Estates: 45 holiday homes
  • Pocono Manor: 952 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Lake Ariel?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Lake Ariel. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Claws 'N' Paws Wild Animal Park: 693 holiday lettings
  • United States Penitentiary Canaan: 424 holiday lettings
  • Costa's Family Fun Park: 606 holiday lettings
  • Bushkill Falls: 378 holiday lettings
  • Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational Area: 450 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Ariel listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Lake Ariel?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 351 Houses in Lake Ariel. Our other popular types of Lake Ariel holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 70 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 70 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 54 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lake Ariel?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 275 holiday homes with pool available in Lake Ariel. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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