What to do and Where to Stay in Lake George

Lake George, New York is the place to be this summer!

The countdown is on!  The new dates for the Adirondack Wine & Food Festival- June 25th & 26th! This event might be the main reason you are visiting Lake George, NY, but there are virtually unlimited activities, attractions, and other great things to do in the area to make your visit memorable.  Recently, USA Today ranked Lake George as the “best weekend getaway in New York State.” Also, Lake George was named the most beautiful lake in the Country by a Travel Website, Oyster.com.

From outdoor recreational activities with the family to hanging out by the Lake with your besties, Lake George has it all.  But don’t wait to set up your lodging accommodations…rooms sell out fast!  Read on for tips and suggestions on how to make your weekend in Lake George amazing and see what hotels are still available!

Step 1- Buy your festival tickets (if you haven’t already!)

If you haven’t purchased festival tickets yet and you’re wondering what is included in each type of Tasting Ticket click here! Use code BLOG25 at checkout to save 25% on tickets for a limited time!

Step 2- Reserve your lodging accommodations.

 First-class lodging at the Queensbury Hotel!

First-class lodging at the Queensbury Hotel!

The Queensbury Hotel

88 Ridge Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801 | (518) 792-1121 | WEBSITE

Located in the heart of beautiful Downtown Glens Falls with a plethora of shops, restaurants, and attractions nearby, the Queensbury Hotel is a historic, but newly renovated, beautiful hotel offering a fine dining restaurant, a great tavern featuring local craft beverages, a pool and more.

Remember, that these rooms sell fast, so don’t wait to book!

Click this link to book your room!

The Lodges at Cresthaven

3210 Lake Shore Drive, Lake George, New York 12845 | Reservations 800.853.1632 | Tel 518-668.3332 | WEBSITE

Located on the Trolley line and only a short ride from the Festival, the Lodges at Cresthaven offers ideal Lake George vacation rentals to let you and your family enjoy the perfect Adirondack getaway. Combining Lake George hotel luxury with the charm of classic Adirondack lodges, the Lodges at Cresthaven include brand new, professionally decorated 2 bedroom and 2 bathroom Lake George townhouses with fully equipped kitchens. Each unit includes a kitchen featuring a refrigerator, microwave, oven range, and dishwasher. The lakefront vacation rentals on the shores of beautiful Lake George also have central heat and air conditioning, a gas fireplace, washer, and dryer. Each townhouse also features complete entertainment centers with stereo, CD player, DVD players, and 3 televisions. Call the Lodges today for Adk Wine Fest availability, amenities, rates and more!

Holiday INN

216 Corinth Road, Queensbury, NY / (518) 415-1888 / WEBSITE

Located just off I-87 at exit 18, the hotel is a short ride to Lake George and Saratoga. Every guestroom is equipped with a refrigerator, microwave, and Keurig coffee maker. Enjoy complimentary wireless internet. The 24-hour fitness center allows you to stay fit while you are here utilizing the best of the best in fitness equipment. We have a unique outdoor jacuzzi area, with a beautiful heated deck and an indoor pool that aims to please! Guests make the most of their stay utilizing our on-site guest laundry services and shop for snacks and popular travel items in the Market Pantry and start your day with our free hot breakfast buffet! 

Fairfield Inn & Suites Queensbury

Located at the gateway to the Adirondack State Park conveniently off of Exit 18 of I-87 | (518) 832-4056 | WEBSITE

Where comfort meets convenience. The brand-new Fairfield Inn & Suites Queensbury opened its doors in September 2019 and features modern room designs, suite upgrades, complimentary hot breakfast, an indoor pool and outdoor jacuzzi. The Fairfield Inn & Suites is offering a special discounted room rate for the festival weekend that includes round trip transportation to the event!

6th annual Adirondack Wine and Food Festival is right around the corner and as summer gets closer, Lake George comes alive and visitors from around the world are starting to make reservations for lodging, attractions, and activities. If you want to make sure you make the best out of your visit, plan ahead. There are plenty of opportunities to make a fun trip to LG memorable, but rest assured…everything books up as we get closer to summer.


Tickets for the festival are on sale now! Click here to purchase tickets and enter code BLOG25 at checkout to take 25% off!

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