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Find Waterfront Lodging in the Adirondacks: Lakeside or Riverside

Many of the six-million acre Adirondack Park's popular destinations offer waterfront or lakeside lodging, thanks in part to the thousands of lakes and ponds and many miles of rivers and streams located throughout the Adirondacks. Choose from hotels, inns, cabins, vacation rentals and extended-stay suites that offer beautiful waterfront views. Browse the list below to find the perfect place to book your stay.

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Garnet Hill Lodge
North River, NY
Garnet Hill Lodge in North River is a four-season, rustic Adirondack lodge overlooking the pristine Thirteenth Lake. Reminiscent of an Adirondack Great Camp, the property features comfortable accommodations, on-site dining, and outdoor activities.
View of the Resort from Ampersand Bay
Ampersand Bay Resort & Boat Club
Saranac Lake, NY
On Lower Saranac Lake, Ampersand Bay Resort and Boat Club offers a unique opportunity to enjoy the quiet luxury of a vacation rental with hospitality and service of a resort. Open during Spring, Summer and Fall. Book your wilderness adventure today!
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Donnelly's Sunset Point Adirondack Lakeside Lodging
Long Lake, NY
Our property is spread out along 750' of shore on Long Lake in the center of the Adirondack Mountains.We have 11 different Adirondack Style lodging units. Our cabin rental season is May-October and THE HOUSE is available to rent all four seasons.
a hot tub in a living room with as tone fire place, view of a patio outside
The Fern Lodge
Chestertown, NY
In the midst of the Adirondacks, overlooking pristine Friends Lake, there stands a wondrous guesthouse where luxurious lodging, sumptuous beds, indulgent baths & unforgettable breakfasts join an atmosphere of rustic elegance & lakeside living.
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Osprey Point
Indian Lake, NY
Looking for your next Adirondack getaway destination? Check out Osprey Point in Indian Lake, NY, a three-bedroom vacation rental located on the shores of beautiful Lake Abanakee.
Adirondack chairs surrounding a fire pit
Fern Point
Black Brook, NY
Fern Point, located on the shores of Fern Lake, is a three-bedroom, two-bathroom home that sleeps up to six and offers panoramic views of Whiteface Mountain and the High Peaks. Your ideal Adirondack vacation starts here!
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Prospect Point Cottages
Blue Mountain Lake, NY
Charming housekeeping cottages nestled on the shores of Blue Mt. Lake. Breathtaking waterfront views, private 150' sandy beach. Cozy cottages with knotty pine walls, and free use of canoes, rowboats and paddle boats.
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Shamrock Motel and Cottages
Long Lake, NY
Clean and modern Adirondack cottages, motel, and efficiency units with pristine lake/mountain views situated on spacious grounds along the sandy shore of Long Lake for all vacation activities.
Beach Point on Lake Abanakee
Beach Point
Indian Lake, NY
Nestled on an idyllic property on Lake Abanakee in the Adirondacks, Beach Point is a modern and comfortable two-bedroom cabin with a private beach. Enjoy scenic views and over 200 feet of prime shoreline during your relaxing stay. Dogs are welcome!
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Journey's End Lodging: Cottages and Lake House
Long Lake, NY
Journey's End Lodging in Long Lake features 4 fully furnished cottages and a 2-story lake house. All rental options are located on the shores of the lake, with paddling, hiking, and more Adirondack recreational activities at your fingertips.
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Warner's Camp
Upper Jay, NY
Located just 25 minutes from Lake Placid and 10 minutes from Whiteface, Warner's Camp is a pet-friendly, year-round Adirondack vacation rental. This recently renovated 1800's home features 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and can accommodate up to 12 people.
spacious cabin
Motel Long Lake and Cottages
Long Lake, NY
Come relax, work, or play at Motel Long Lake and Cottages. Stay at a modernized 8-room mid-century motel or settle into one of 18 beautiful cottages ranging from cozy one bedroom getaways to three and four room lodges perfect for the whole family.
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Pike Point
Indian Lake, NY
Find your home away from home at Pike Point in Indian Lake, NY, a waterfront vacation rental property that accommodates up to eight guests. Pike Point is dog friendly and has four kayaks, two paddle boards, a canoe, and a fishing boat included.
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Lakeside Campsites at The Irondequoit Inn
Piseco, NY
Reconnect with family and nature when you stay at one of The Irondequoit Inn's lakeside campsites in Piseco, NY. The Irondequoit's secluded shoreline on Piseco Lake features campsites by the beach and more traditional wooded campsites.
Main lodge overlooking piseco lake
The Irondequoit Inn
Piseco, NY
Nestled on Piseco Lake, the Irondequoit Inn offers everything you need for a relaxing Adirondack vacation. The beautifully rustic Inn features comfortable guest rooms just a short walk away from the shoreline.
view of grassy lawn, a cabin, and a lake in the distance
Cabins at The Irondequoit Inn
Piseco, NY
How would you like to stay in a cabin by the lake? If that's your idea of a dream vacation, then book one of the cabin rentals at The Irondequoit Inn, which is located at the north end of Piseco Lake.
guest room with white curtains, a bed, bench, and chair
The Haus on Mirror Lake
Lake Placid, NY
Enjoy spectacular views of Mirror Lake and the Adirondack High Peaks at The Haus on Mirror Lake. This eco-chic boutique hotel features modern and rustic apartment-style suites to ensure you have a luxurious and cozy stay.
a large resort home with tall windows and wooden frame
Kuyahoora Lodge & Resort
Cold Brook, NY
Located in the foothills of the Adirondacks on Hinckley Lake, The Kuyahoora Lodge & Resort is the perfect place for family reunions & vacations, group getaways, corporate retreats, events and so much more.