7 Best Lakefront Hotels In Lake George, New York - Updated 2024

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Lake George is a town in the middle of New York’s vast and expansive range of mountains, the Adirondacks. Right beside it is a lake of the same name. Whether you’re attending one of many annual outdoor events there, such as the Adirondack Balloon Festival, fishing for trout, or rafting down the Hudson River, Lake George is an excellent town to set up camp. Surrounding the lake are numerous trails that you can hike that are filled with stunning scenery, such as Dean Farm Heritage Trail, Warren County Nature Trail, and Meadowbrook Preserve. Whenever you’re on a trip, a comfortable place to rest and rejuvenate after a day filled with exciting activities is ideal. So, keep reading for the best lakefront hotels in Lake George, New York.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to lake. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 02, 2024.

1. Fort William Henry Hotel (from USD 141)

Sitting on an 18-acre (7.2 ha) estate located 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Lake George Village, Fort William Henry Hotel features spacious rooms that face either the Adirondack Mountains or Lake George. What’s more, each guest room has free Wi-Fi, a flat-screen television, plush beds, and a luxurious restroom. Enjoy an American breakfast at The White Lion restaurant and have your dinner at Lookout Café. To unwind, guests can keep warm in the sauna or fireplace or cool off in the refreshing seasonal outdoor swimming pool that overlooks the lake. While in town, be sure to visit House of Frankenstein Wax Museum, which is 1.9 mi (3 km) from the hotel, or Six Flags Great Escape, which is just 5.1 mi (8.2 km) away.

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Fort William Henry Hotel and Conference Center

Wifi Available

Address: 48 Canada Street
523 meters (0.4 ft) from Shepard Park

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms

2. Surfside On The Lake (from USD 170)

Located in Lake George Village on the shores of a lake, this wonderful hotel allows guests to enjoy the private swim area on the beach, relax in the outdoor heated pool overlooking the lake, and have a picnic using the beachside barbecue facilities. Guest rooms come equipped with plush beds, flat-screen televisions with cable channels, private bathrooms, refrigerators, and microwaves. Select rooms also offer peaceful balcony views of the lake. For recreation, the hotel has a children’s playground, kayaks, paddleboats, and stand-up boards, and there is a restaurant on site and a rooftop bar, as well.

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Surfside On The Lake

7.5 User Rating Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 400 Canada Street
554 meters (0.4 ft) from Shepard Park

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace Non-smoking rooms Laundry

Other lakefront accommodations

3. Scotty's Lakeside Resort (from USD 132)

Bright and cheerful, this hotel sports an outdoor heated pool on a private beach, a splash pad, and a seasonal restaurant. Additionally, guest rooms are equipped with a microwave, a refrigerator, a coffee maker, and free Wi-Fi. There are vending machines, a 24-hour desk service, a wet bar, and a snack bar available for guests’ convenience, as well. For recreation, an arcade and on-site watersport rentals can be taken advantage of. With a supreme location and a facility built for fun, the resort guarantees guests can’t go wrong by setting up camp here.

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Scotty's Lakeside Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 2896 Lake Shore Drive
771 meters (0.5 ft) from Shepard Park

Parking Restaurant Bar Non-smoking rooms Fishing Family rooms Games room Free parking

4. The Georgian Lakeside Resort (from USD 101)

This remarkable resort sports amazing views of the lake and a private beach with a full-service cabana bar. Plus, you can have your meals while overlooking the lake. Guest rooms are luxuriously appointed and equipped with a microwave, a refrigerator, a coffee maker, and Wi-Fi. For dining, guests can delight in Giovanna’s on the Lake Restaurant, which serves delicious breakfast meals and offers a full dinner menu. The resort also has a seasonal Boca Bar where guests can enjoy drinks on the outdoor patio. For recreation, guests can lay out on the sun deck, have a dip in the heated swimming pool, or rent a watercraft for some fun on the lake.

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The Georgian Lakeside Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 384 Canada Street
454 meters (0.3 ft) from Shepard Park

Parking Restaurant Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace Non-smoking rooms Business centre Facilities for disabled guests

5. Marine Village Resort (from USD 143)

Marine Village Resort offers spacious, luxurious rooms, some with full-size kitchens and others with refrigerators and microwaves. All rooms are furnished with plush bedding, cozy beds, WIFI, and a dedicated workspace. For recreation, guests can relax on the hotel’s private beach, take a swim in the pool, or make use of the barbecue facilities while the kids play on the playground. Conveniently located close to the lake, guests can easily access watercraft rentals and easily access the lake and surrounding facilities.

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Marine Village Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 370 Canada Street
328 meters (0.3 ft) from Shepard Park

Parking 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Laundry Family rooms Free parking Internet services Children's playground

6. Tea Island Resort (from USD 130)

Sitting on the waterfront with breathtaking views of the lake, Tea Island Resort features access to canoes, kayaks, and paddleboats. Its guest rooms are built with wooden floors, lots of space, and cozy beds, adding to the homey atmosphere. Additionally, the boathouse terrace offers stunning views of the lakes and mountains. Tea Island Resort also comes with on-site basketball and volleyball courts, and it has its own secluded and private beach for guests to enjoy. For those who want to go on a cruise, Lake George Steamboat Company is located just minutes away.

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Tea Island Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 3020 Lake Shore Drive
1.62 km (1.1 mi) from Shepard Park

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Family rooms Free parking Internet services

7. The Juliana Resort (from USD 130)

Located on the waterfront in Diamond Point, New York, this rustic resort features private beach access, a heated swimming pool, and beautiful barbecue facilities with a gazebo and wood deck. The resort’s guest rooms are decorated in rich colors with polished wood, and they feature refrigerators and free WiFi. Select cottages offer kitchens and sofa beds. This unique establishment also features an on-site game room with billiards. For some outdoor fun, guests can go fishing and borrow free kayaks.

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The Juliana Resort

Wifi Available

Address: 3842 Lake Shore Drive
7.46 km (4.7 mi) from Shepard Park

Parking Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Fishing Family rooms Free parking Internet services

8. Cramers Point Motel and Cottages

Located on the lake in a lush green secluded area, Cramers Point features a private swimming pool surrounded by greenery, cozy and rustic rooms, and cottages furnished with comfortable furniture, microwaves, and refrigerators. The resort has a wood deck with picnic tables and a barbecue grill, and amazing views of the surrounding countryside. Some cottages also feature fully functional kitchens and the area is known for great fishing and canoeing.

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Cramers Point Lake Breeze

Wifi Available

Address: 3382 Lake Shore Dr./ Rt. 9 N
4.21 km (2.7 mi) from Shepard Park

Parking 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Fishing Family rooms Free parking Internet services Children's playground

Take in the beauty of Lake George

Lake George is breathtakingly beautiful and offers vacationers a wonderful place to meet up and enjoy water activities and beautiful scenery. If you are planning to have a vacation in this area of New York, be sure to book any of the top lakefront accommodations listed above.

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