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2021 Best Of Lake George Winners

According to the voters in our 2021 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: Fort William Henry Resort
2nd: Flamingo Resort
3rd: The Sagamore Resort
4th: The Stone Gate Resort
5th: Shore Meadows Lodge

Best In Lake George Village

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

Best Campground

WINNER: Lake George Escape
2nd: Lake George RV Park
3rd: Moose Hillock Camping Resort
4th: Hearthstone Point
5th: Mountain Air Campground

Best Cabins & Cottages

WINNER: Lake George Escape
2nd: The Stone Gate Resort
3rd: Lincoln Log Colony
4th: O'Sullivan's On The Lake Motel
5th: Diamond Cove Cottages

Best Bed & Breakfast

WINNER: Boathouse Waterfront Lodging
2nd: Rockwell Falls Inn (formerly The Lamplight Inn Bed & Breakfast)
3rd: Romeo & Giulietta's Hideaway
4th: Inn at Erlowest
5th: Cornerstone Victorian Bed & Breakfast

Best Budget-Friendly Lodging

WINNER: O'Sullivan's On The Lake Motel
2nd: Scotty's Lakeside Resort
3rd: The Tiki Resort
4th (TIE): Americas Best Value Inn & Suites / Dunham's Bay Resort

Best Winter Lodging

WINNER: Fort William Henry Resort
2nd: Courtyard Lake George
3rd: The Sagamore Resort
4th: Holiday Inn Resort
5th (TIE): The Lodges at Cresthaven / Six Flags Great Escape Lodge


Things To Do

Best Indoor Attraction

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

Best Horseback Riding

WINNER: Saddle Up Stables
2nd: Roaring Brook Ranch
3rd: Circle B Ranch
4th: Ruggiero's Public Horseback Riding
5th: Ridin-Hy Ranch Resort

Best Attraction In Hadley & Lake Luzerne

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

Best Attraction In The Adirondacks, North Of Lake George

WINNER: Natural Stone Bridge & Caves
2nd: Fort Ticonderoga
3rd: Adirondack River Outfitters: Adventure Center
4th: The Wild Center
5th: Wild Waters Outdoor Center

Food & Drink

Best Dining In Lake George & Diamond Point

WINNER: The Log Jam
2nd: 10 McGillis Public House
3rd: Adirondack Pub & Brewery
4th: The Boathouse Restaurant
5th (TIE): The Garrison / Mario's Restaurant

Best Dining In Bolton Landing

WINNER: The Algonquin Restaurant
2nd: The Huddle Kitchen & Bar
3rd: Cate's Italian Garden
4th: Tavern on the Lake - Blue Water Manor
5th: Frederick's Restaurant

Best Breakfast

WINNER: Bear's Cup
2nd: Lone Bull Pancake & Steak House
3rd: Bank Cafe
4th: Prospect Mountain Diner
5th (TIE): Caffe Vero / The White Lion Restaurant

Best Pizza

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

Best Italian Cuisine

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

Best Fine Dining

WINNER: The Log Jam
2nd (TIE): Bistro LeRoux / Chateau on the Lake
4th: The Boathouse Restaurant
5th: George's Restaurant

Best Winery, Brewery, or Distillery

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

Best Bar

WINNER: Duffy's Tavern
2nd: The Garrison
3rd: Lake George Beach Club
4th: Adirondack Pub & Brewery
5th (TIE): King Neptune's Pub / The Log Jam

Best Ice Cream

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


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