8 Best Cottages Near Lake George, New York - Updated 2023


Located in the southern Adirondack Mountain region of upstate New York, Lake George played an essential role in the Indian and French War. It offers natural beauty for its visitors. You can enjoy the clear waters at this mountainlike territory to your heart’s content. While you’re in Lake George, don’t forget to see some excellent historical sites nearby—such as Battlefield Park, Saratoga National Historical Park, and Fort William Henry. You can also enjoy Lake George Million Dollar Beach with its picnic areas and West Mountain Ski Area to have family-friendly fun. Moreover, Lake George offers countless activities such as parasailing, golfing, horseback riding, boating adventures, watersports, amusement and expedition parks, kayaking, and rafting on Hudson River. Families can engage in diverse fun recreations too, such as mini-golf, roller skating, the arcade, go-karts, and Majestic Balloon Flights. If you are looking for vacation rentals, have a look at these best cottages near Lake George, New York.

1. Furnished cottage near the beach

This cottage is situated in the center of town, but it is serene and private. The place is within walking distance from several of the best attractions in the region. It is located within a quick walk to the beach—just across the street—and suitable for a small family or a couple looking to have quality time together. This property offers an ultimate relaxing spot where guests can enjoy two cable TVs, free WiFi, access to the kitchen, and air-conditioning.

Bolton Landing Cottage: Steps from Lake George!
Bolton Landing, New York, United States
33 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
very clean and relaxing trip
the place was nice and clean we absolutely recommend this spot
the kitchen bathroom and all of the rooms were very clean
overall everything was amazing fern was an excellent host and responded very quickly to our questions
it really was an ideal location and overall a perfect stay thanks again
perfect for just parking your car and walking to everything
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2. A peaceful retreat within walking distance to the lake

Situated in the charming hamlet of Bolton Landing on beautiful Lake George, this cottage indeed has an ideal location. It’s just a quick walking distance to the beach, restaurants, shops, and the historic Sagamore hotel. Moreover, horse racing in Saratoga Springs and hiking in Adirondacks are within a short drive. Guests will enjoy a comfortable living room, free WiFi, well-equipped kitchen, heating, air-conditioning, and free parking.

Lake George Bolton Landing Cottage
Bolton, New York, United States
4 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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by the way if air conditioning is called for the hosts have it on for a comfortable arrival
the location was ideal - walking distance to the beach and to town
walking distance to a sweet quant town with good restaurants & shopping
walking distance to a beautiful public beach with the adirondack mountains as the backdrop
just a great place to relax
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3. A 1916 summer cottage with a private dock

Located 22 feet (6.7 meters) from the waters of Lake George, this summer cottage offers a private dock with easy access to a swimming area. You can enjoy a canoe, two kayaks, and a rowboat along with diverse equipment for boating and swimming. Experience watching the sunset across the lake from this hundred-year-old camp abandoned on Lake George. This peaceful and private cottage is also suitable for guests who are in need of relaxation. It comes with a well-equipped kitchen, full baths including shower and bathtub, WiFi, and an indoor fireplace.

Lake George Summer Cottage Built 1916
Queensbury, New York, United States
11 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 5 Beds 6 Guests 4 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

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the cottage itself is very charming and comfortable
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4. Private cottage with amazing sunset views

Located close to Lake George, less than 40 feet (12.2 meters) from the water’s edge, this property offers private access to a pool and incredible views. Some of the perks of this cottage are a rowboat, fire pit, dock, and hearing the waves hit the shore. Hence, it is suitable for families, couples, and explorers who want a fantastic view of the lake and a weekend fishing getaway. Guests will also enjoy catching the sunrise while drinking coffee. The place comes with a flat-screen TV with cable, WiFi, air-conditioning, and a fully equipped kitchen with a BBQ grill outside.

The Bay Pines on Beautiful Brant Lake 33 Maine Blv
Brant Lake, New York, United States
45 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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Amenities & Room:
the cottage is exactly like the description and the kitchen is well equipped
the cabin was cozy and very clean and right next to the lake as per the description
angie is an amazing host as well
angie was so friendly and welcoming as soon as i walked in i felt at home
angie was very responsive when we txted for whatever we asked for
great location right on water
would consider this location for a future trip for sure
amazing location right on the lake
angie’s place at bay pines is absolutely lovely
we had everything we needed in an extremely comfortable place located right on a beautiful lake
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5. Suitable accommodation for a full Adirondack experience

This is a cozy place to stay near the beautiful waters of Lake George and is suitable for families and explorers. It is a short distance from downtown and Cat and Thomas Mountain Trail. You will have a great time relaxing in this cottage as you breathe in the clean mountain air. This place offers Adirondack activities such as biking, swimming, hiking, boating, campfire, and much more. Hence, you will get the ultimate Adirondack experience here, on top of basic amenities such as a TV, WiFi, a kitchen, and free parking.

Martin’s Breezy Acres
Bolton, New York, United States
139 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 4 Beds 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 5

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Amenities & Room:
bathroom was nice and big kitchen had good space and all amenities lighting is beautiful in the cabin
the place was immaculate and so comfortable
very clean and comfortable
awesome cozy clean little hideaway
very clean comfortable exactly as described
cabin was clean quite and very easy to get too
super clean comfortable and had everything you could want in it
doreen was an amazing host
doreen is a great host
doreen was very helpful
doreen was a very accomodating and kind host
doreen and her husband were the best hosts
a very quiet peaceful location but still so close to everything
great location (close to lake george - approx
great place to stay near lake george
great value with private location
we loved the location isolated and quiet
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6. Adirondack cottage perfect for a small group

Situated 1 mile (1.6 km) from the town of Bolton Landing and the lake, this Adirondack cottage is about 40 minutes to Gore Mountain—for skiing. This well-decorated house has a newly finished basement with a camp-style room, comfortable sitting area, bar, and TV. On the second floor, there are two bedrooms, a bath, and a large deck with a fire pit and gas grill. With lots of beds and space, this place is well-suited for a group of friends and explorers out to have a perfect getaway. This cottage also comes with WiFi, a well-equipped kitchen, a big dining room table, and a hot tub.

Port Johnny
Bolton, New York, United States
35 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 8 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

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and it was perfect for us there are loads of beds and space so we could spread out
the bathroom situation is awesome for a big group as there are three full bathrooms and one toilet
it definitely feels like a cozy cabin
the bathroom down there was very clean and spacious
lots of space that was clean
place was clean and well equipped for our bbq plans and light cooking in the kitchen
all around great place with a great host
john is accommodating and very responsive to inquiries
tremendous host very nice home comfortable and clean
john was very responsive and very flexible in terms of stay
great location the home is located on a quiet road near town
great location for lake george main attraction we went for the winter carnival
if you want a good location this is a great choice
convenient to the area comfortable easy access many amenities very nice private location at a good value
we went to john’s place with a group of friends for a getaway
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7. Conveniently located cottage with views of the Queen of American Lakes (from USD 245)

This stonewall cottage is a truly magical place located on a peninsula, with Harris Bay on one side and Sandy Bay on the other. It is known as the beautiful cottage on Cleverdale Point with views of the Queen of American Lakes. The property is also situated close to restaurants with lake and mountain views in all directions. It is a short walk to Cleverdale Country Store/Deli and Boats by George—for kayaking, paddle boarding, and boating. The place offers WiFi, a kitchen, a fireplace, a sunroom, beautiful furnishings, and a private backyard with a picnic table and grill.

Stonewall Cottage on LG: Bay Views, Cozy Fireplace
Queensbury, New York, United States
167 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

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the cottage was extremely cozy and perfect for a small group
cute cozy 1 br lake-view cottage in cleverdale ny
the queen sized bed in the main bedroom was comfortable
i loved the little sun room and the small back yard was pleasant
no tv but great wfi i brought my laptop to watch some netflix late at night
great communication and very clean
it's clean well decorated and beautiful
everything was neat and clean
the house itself was very clean and had everything that we needed
it was comfortable and spotlessly clean
mary is very responsive with communication
easy check-in and location
charming cottage great location and comfortable accommodations
great location and perfect cottage for summer at the lake it was everything advertised
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8. Roomy lake house ideal for bonding with loved ones

This cottage is just a quick walk away from Silver Bay YMCA that provides a variety of activities for all ages. Lake access and a private dock are the best parts of this place, which also offers an excellent view of Lake George and the Adirondack mountains. This spacious property offers an elegant dining room, a fully equipped kitchen, a stone fireplace, WiFi, multiple dining rooms, and a great outdoor deck with a picnic table suitable for groups and families.

Spacious cottage near Silver Bay YMCA on 9N
Silver Bay, New York, United States
51 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 4 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
love it the place is simple clean and quiet
he was also very accommodating/flexible of our special requests
short walk to the lake private dock was great for star gazing host was very responsive and accommodating
great location easy access to boat ramp
perfect spot to get away and enjoy peace and quiet
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9. A charming hideaway for a family of explorers

Situated in Kattskill Bay, Lake George, this cozy and tranquil cottage is just 10 minutes away from the village. It is located close to family-friendly and outdoor activities, and you will love its open living camp overlooking the lake—along with lake access. The property offers a cabin on the east side of Lake George and a hiking trail just a quick walk away. This house comes with WiFi, a kitchen, air-conditioning, a patio, and a deck that allows guests to enjoy swimming.

Lake George Cottage, Lake Access, Lake George
Queensbury, New York, United States
31 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire cottage 6 Beds 7 Guests 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 7

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the air conditioners in each room kept us cool all week
this cottage is wonderful and cozy
denise made us feel comfortable and filled us in on all the local eateries and entertainment
it was clean and very cozy with a relaxing and family "home"-y feel
the house was very clean and had more than enough room for our family
the house was very spacious quiet and comfortable
she was a very sweet and gracious host through the entire process
denise was a great host very accommodating
the location was great on the water and close to lake george village
great location overlooking the lake
the location is perfect to do almost anything around the lake george area
denise tried her best to navigate us to where to park
the house is cute clean and in such a great location
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Have an unforgettable holiday in Lake George

For an unforgettable vacation, have a look at the best cottages near Lake George, New York, listed here. Be sure to pick the perfect match for your grand getaway to fully enjoy the area’s natural beauty. Whatever your selection is, you can be sure that there is something for everyone in Lake George!

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