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2020 Best Of Lake George Winners

According to the voters in our 2020 Best of Lake George survey competition, these are the best accommodations, restaurants, attractions, and activities in the Lake George area!


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Best On Lake George

WINNER: Flamingo Resort
2nd: The Sagamore Resort
3rd: Fort William Henry Resort
4th: Diamond Cove Cottages
5th: Boathouse Waterfront Lodging

Best In Lake George Village

WINNER: Fort William Henry Resort
2nd: Courtyard Lake George
3rd: Georgian Lakeside Resort
4th: Surfside on the Lake
5th: Holiday Inn Resort

Best Bed & Breakfast

WINNER: Boathouse Waterfront Lodging
2nd: Inn at Erlowest
3rd: Inn of Lake George
4th: Romeo & Giulietta's Hideaway
5th: The Lamplight Inn Bed & Breakfast

Best Budget-Friendly Lodging

WINNER: The Blair House
2nd: TIE - Americas Best Value Inn & Suites / Tiki Resort
4th: Scotty's Lakeside Resort
5th: Super 8 - Lake George / Downtown

Best Winter Lodging

WINNER: TIE - Fort William Henry Resort / The Sagamore Resort
3rd: Trout House Village Resort
4th: Holiday Inn Resort
5th: Courtyard Lake George


Things To Do

Best Indoor Attraction

WINNER: Six Flags Great Escape Indoor Waterpark
2nd: Adirondack Winery
3rd: House of Frankenstein Wax Museum
4th: Fort William Henry Museum
5th: The Fun Spot

Best Outdoor Attraction

WINNER: Bolton Boat Tours
2nd: The Great Escape & Hurricane Harbor
3rd: Lake George Bar Crawl
4th: Sacandaga Outdoor Center
5th: Lake George Steamboat Co.

Best Attraction In Hadley & Lake Luzerne

WINNER: Tubby Tubes
2nd: Sacandaga Outdoor Center
3rd: Painted Pony Championship Rodeo
4th: Adirondack Tubing Adventures
5th: ADK Treetop Adventures

Best Attraction In The Adirondacks, North Of Lake George

WINNER: TIE - Ausable Chasm & Fort Ticonderoga
3rd: Natural Stone Bridge & Caves
4th: The Wild Center
5th: Gore Mountain

Food & Drink

Best Dining In Lake George & Diamond Point

WINNER: The Log Jam
2nd: Adirondack Pub & Brewery
3rd: The Boathouse Restaurant
4th: Mario's Restaurant
5th: Bistro LeRoux

Best Dining In Bolton Landing

WINNER: The Algonquin Restaurant
2nd: Tavern on the Lake at Blue Water Manor
3rd: Cate's Italian Garden
4th: Frederick's Restaurant
5th: Pumpernickel's

Best Breakfast

WINNER: Lone Bull Pancake & Steak House
2nd: Bolton Beans
3rd: Prospect Mountain Diner
4th: Caffe Vero
5th: The Breakfast Spot

Best Pizza

WINNER: Capri Pizzeria
2nd: Pizza Jerks
3rd: Giuseppe's Pizzeria
4th: Cate's Italian Garden
5th: Palazzo's Pizzeria

Best Italian Cuisine

WINNER: Mario's Restaurant
2nd: Mama Riso's Italian Restaurant
3rd: Cate's Italian Garden
4th: Giuseppe's Pizzeria
5th: Brunetto's Restaurant

Best Fine Dining

WINNER: The Log Jam
2nd: The Boathouse Restaurant
3rd: Bistro LeRoux
4th: Chateau on the Lake
5th: Inn at Erlowest Restaurant

Best Winery, Brewery, or Distillery

WINNER: Adirondack Pub & Brewery
2nd: Adirondack Winery
3rd: Bolton Landing Brewing Company
4th: Lake George Distilling Company
5th: Springbrook Hollow Farm Distillery

Best Bar

WINNER: Duffy's Tavern
2nd: Lake George Beach Club
3rd: Adirondack Pub & Brewery
4th: The Garrison
5th: The Boathouse Restaurant

Best Ice Cream

WINNER: Martha's Dandee Creme
2nd: Ben & Jerry's
3rd: Nina's Sweet Shoppe
4th: Stewart's Shops
5th: The Pink Roof


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