Are you looking for a break from the city this summer in exchange for relaxing days on the lake? Then look no further than Lake George, the original New York summer vacation destination! Our Adirondack town has been welcoming vacationers since the mid-1800s, and we invite you to continue the tradition by planning your getaway with Surfside on the Lake! From endless outdoor recreation opportunities to stunning natural beauty, here are the top reasons to visit Lake George this summer:
1. Convenient Access from Major Cities
Lake George offers an easily accessible summer destination from major cities like Boston, New York City, Albany, and Montreal. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and slow down to enjoy lake life from these destinations:
- 1 hour from Albany
- 2 ½ hours from Montreal
- 3 ½ hours from New York City and Boston
- 4 hours from Rochester
2. Stunning Natural Beauty
Lake George is the ideal New York summer destination for nature lovers! Lake George, also known as the “Queen of American Lakes,” is the largest lake in the Adirondacks and one of the most popular places for water recreation! The village is surrounded by the Adirondack Mountains, where you can explore forests, meadows, and waterfalls.
3. Abundant Outdoor Recreation
There are endless ways to discover the natural beauty of Lake George through outdoor recreation. Popular water activities include boating, parasailing, fishing, paddling, waterskiing, tubing, and swimming. Unlock even more adventures on land, such as ropes courses, amusement parks, hot air ballooning, hiking, biking, and golfing.
4. Activities for Every Interest
There is something for everyone in Lake George, whether you are a history buff or an art enthusiast. Discover local history at Fort William Henry Museum, unlock fun for the whole family at Six Flags Great Escape, encounter creepy monsters at the House of Frankenstein, or marvel at world-class art at The Hyde Collection.
5. Complimentary Use of Surfside Amenities
When you stay with Surfside on the Lake, you have exclusive access to amenities across our resort! Take advantage of our private beach and explore the water with our complimentary paddleboard, kayak, and stand-up paddleboard rentals. Other resort amenities include bbq grills, a two-tiered sun deck, outdoor heated pools, and children’s playgrounds.
Book Your New York Summer Getaway Today!
Book your New York summer getaway with Surfside on the Lake! After a day of adventures, unwind at our Rooftop Cabana Bar and enjoy panoramic views of the lake with a refreshing cocktail in hand. Learn how to save on your favorite Lake George attractions with our Guest Savings and Vacation Packages. Then browse our Lake George hotel rooms and find the perfect property for your group!