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2024 Best Of Lake George Winners

According to the voters in our 2024 Best of Lake George survey competition, these are the best accommodations, restaurants, attractions, and activities in the Lake George area! Thank you to everyone who voted this year.


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Best On Lake George

WINNER: The Stone Gate Resort
2nd: Bayside Resort Lake George
3rd: Fort William Henry Resort
4th: O'Sullivan's On The Lake Motel
5th: Blue Lagoon Resort

Best In Lake George Village

WINNER: Americas Best Value Inn & Suites
2nd: Shore Meadows Lodge
3rd: Fort William Henry Resort
4th: O'Sullivan's On The Lake Motel
5th: Holiday Inn Resort

Best Campground

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

Best Cabins & Cottages

WINNER: Lincoln Log Colony
2nd: English Brook Cottages
3rd: The Stone Gate Resort
4th: Wiawaka Center for Women
5th: Whippoorwill Motel & Campsites

Best Bed & Breakfast

WINNER: Rockwell Falls Inn (formerly The Lamplight Inn Bed & Breakfast)
2nd: Inn of Lake George
3rd: The Erlowest
4th: Cornerstone Victorian Bed & Breakfast
5th: Top of the World Golf Resort B&B

Best Budget-Friendly Lodging

WINNER: Whippoorwill Motel & Campsites
2nd: Americas Best Value Inn & Suites
3rd: O'Sullivan's On The Lake Motel
4th: Tiki Resort
5th: Howard Johnson by Wyndham Lake George

Best Winter Lodging

WINNER: Bayside Resort Lake George
2nd: Fort William Henry Resort
3rd: The Sagamore Resort
4th: Courtyard Lake George
5th: Holiday Inn Resort

Best Vacation Rental Agency

WINNER: Northern Living NY
2nd: Adirondack "By Owner"
3rd: Luxury Lake George
4th: ADK Lakefront Property Management
5th (TIE): Davies-Davies & Associates Real Estate, LLC. / Vacasa

Things To Do

Best Indoor Attraction

WINNER: Six Flags Great Escape Indoor Water Park
2nd: Fort William Henry Museum
3rd: House of Frankenstein Wax Museum
4th: Fun World Arcade
5th (TIE): The Fun Spot / Lake George Lanes & Games

Best Beach

WINNER: Million Dollar Beach
2nd: Lake George Dog Beach
3rd: Veteran's Memorial Park Beach
4th: Shepard Park Beach
5th: Rogers Memorial Park Beach

Best Mini Golf

WINNER: Around the World Miniature Golf
2nd: Pirate's Cove Adventure Golf
3rd: Goony Golf
4th: Lumberjack Pass Miniature Golf
5th: Hillbilly Fun Park

Best Shopping

WINNER: Curated Phases
2nd: Love is on Lake George
3rd: The Factory Outlets of Lake George
4th: Serendipity Boutique
5th: Adirondack Winery

Best Horseback Riding

WINNER: Mountain View Rocking B Ranch
2nd: Circle B Ranch
3rd: Saddle Up Stables
4th: Ridin-Hy Ranch Resort
5th: Ruggiero's Public Horseback Riding at the Painted Pony Ranch

Best Attraction In Hadley & Lake Luzerne

WINNER: Sacandaga Outdoor Center
2nd: Adirondack Adventure Center
3rd: Tubby Tubes River Co.
4th: Painted Pony Championship Rodeo
5th: Adirondack Folk School

Best Attraction In The Adirondacks, North Of Lake George

WINNER: Natural Stone Bridge & Caves
2nd: Fort Ticonderoga
3rd: Ausable Chasm
4th: Revolution Rail Co.
5th: The Wild Center


Food & Drink

Best Dining In Lake George & Diamond Point

WINNER: East Cove Restaurant
2nd: Lake George Beach Club
3rd: The Log Jam
4th: The Docksider Restaurant
5th: Caldwell House Restaurant

Best Dining In Bolton Landing

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

Best Breakfast

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

Best Pizza

WINNER: Capri Pizzeria & Restaurant
2nd: Giuseppe's Pizzeria
3rd: Number One Pizza & Restaurant
4th: Pizza Jerks
5th: Slice Pizzeria

Best Italian Cuisine

WINNER: Mario's Restaurant
2nd: Mama Riso's Italian Restaurant
3rd: Cate's Italian Garden
4th: Saluti
5th: Number One Pizza & Restaurant

Best Fine Dining

WINNER: The Log Jam
2nd: East Cove Restaurant
3rd: Bistro LeRoux
4th: The Ridge Terrace Restaurant
5th: Caldwell House Restaurant

Best Winery, Brewery, or Distillery

WINNER: Adirondack Winery
2nd: Ledge Rock Hill Winery & Vineyard
3rd: Adirondack Pub & Brewery
4th: Bolton Landing Brewing Company
5th: Battle Hill Brewing Company

Best Bar

WINNER: Lake George Beach Club
2nd: 163 Taproom
3rd: Duffy's Tavern
4th: The Gem
5th: The Garrison

Best Ice Cream

WINNER: Martha's Dandee Creme
2nd: Nina's Sweet Shoppe
3rd: Stewart's Shops
4th Wind Chill Factory - Ticonderoga
5th: Ben & Jerry's


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