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A Unique, All-Inclusive Luxury Experience

Nestled in the Adirondack Mountains on a pristine lake, this former Rockefeller estate offers the ultimate civilized wilderness experience. Log architecture, stone fireplaces, sumptuous beds and antique furniture recreate the historic Great Camp Era. A refined and relaxed house party atmosphere, superb cuisine and the feeling of total escape have earned this idyllic retreat the recognition of being the only 5-star resort in Upstate New York by Forbes. The property is also one of the premier destinations in North America included as a Relais & Chateaux property, a collection of the finest hotels from 55 countries across the globe. The Point is everything you're looking for in warm hospitality, luxurious comfort and refreshing outdoor activities. Beautiful Saranac Lake is just steps from your sophisticated accommodation, where you can take out a canoe or join the evening cocktail cruise that offers the most wonderful views of the sunset on the water. Cast a line for some of the best trout and bass fishing in the country or unwind with a leisurely game of badminton before napping in one of the onsite hammocks. Meals are enjoyed together at the Great Hall and feature an assortment of options prepared by their Executive Chef.

  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Pets Allowed
  • Property Size 11 units
  • Conference Facility
  • Kids Allowed
  • Nearby City Upper Saranac Lake
  • Nearby Water Upper Saranac Lake
  • Open Dates May 2 to Apr 2


You won't have to worry about planning your adventures out during a trip to The Point; they do the work for you! All-Inclusive packages available through the resort include three daily meals and a selection of season activities. During the fall and winter months, the lake is a perfect spot for ice skating, curling, and ice fishing. The summer brings opportunities for boating, fishing, and waterskiing on Saranac. You can also serve up a game of tennis or badminton, play some croquet, or just do some swimming. You won't feel limited during your all-inclusive getaway at The Point!


With its prime location on the shores of Saranac Lake and surrounded by the majestic peaks of the Adirondack Mountains, The Point is a nature-lover's paradise. You can easily leave behind the hustle-bustle of the cities and indulge in the refreshing natural environment, the peaceful sounds of the lake and the gentle whispering of the breeze. Head out onto the lake for a day of fishing or quiet canoeing, or take to the trails to get up close and personal with the lush surroundings!


The laid-back setting of the Adirondacks and Saranac Lake make The Point an ideal place to reconnect with your sweetheart. Here, you will feel right at home in one of their charming guestrooms with large hand-built bed, private bath, and original brass or chrome fixtures that give it a rustic yet elegant vibe. The beautiful lake views will greet you every morning before you stop down at the Great Hall for breakfast or brunch before starting your day. Explore the surrounding hiking trails or take a canoe out onto the lake for a quiet afternoon ride. Don't miss out on their cocktail cruise at sunset!


Nearby Lake Placid was the home to the 1932 and 1980 Winter Olympics and continues to welcome travelers during the winter months for exciting outdoor activities. When you stay at The Point you won't be far from the renown Whiteface Mountain, where you can strap on the skis for downhill skiing or enjoy bobsledding and luge runs as well. Many famous athletes are known to practice here, and you might be able to stop by to watch a rehearsal and game which are often open to the public!


The elegantly rustic atmosphere of The Point is sure to take your breath away when you plan your next vacation at this fabulous New York getaway. Recognized as the only 5-star resort in all of Upstate New York by Forbes, this is a truly exceptional destination where the log architecture and stone fireplaces offer that mountain retreat vibe while the modern amenities make you feel right at home. Each of their eleven unique guestrooms feature stunning views of Saranac Lake. Daily house-party style dining at the Great Hall lets you indulge in delicious meals while making friends with other guests. Of course, you can also request to have your meal in your room if you'd prefer the privacy!


The breathtaking Adirondack Mountains welcome travelers year after year to explore its lush rugged landscapes. A stay at The Point puts you in the perfect place to get out and enjoy the views or take an adventure at your leisure. Many hiking and biking trails are just outside the door, and in the winter, the area transforms into a wonderland for skiing, snowboarding and more!


Resting at the shores of Saranac Lake, The Point is a prime destination for your Adirondacks lake retreat. Enjoy the stunning lake views from your private guestroom and the easy access out to the waters for a variety of adventures. Take out a canoe for a relaxing ride or spend the day fishing for plenty of bass and trout. After dinner in the Great Hall, join the rest of the guests on Elco, the resort's spacious cruise boat for cocktails on the water during the sunset!


The relaxing, natural environment of The Point makes it an incredible choice for your honeymoon. Here, you and your new spouse can unwind with ease after all the excitement of your wedding day. Luxurious guestrooms with large, hand-built beds and stone fireplaces will make you feel like royalty, while the close proximity to Saranac Lake and the beautiful Adirondacks ensures you're never far from all the fun. Whether you choose to canoe across the water, explore the local shops, or just relax by the fireplace together, you're sure to have an unforgettable time.

  • Bicycles
  • Florist
  • Game Room/Arcade
  • Gift Shop
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Volleyball Court(s)
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Blackout Drapes
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • In Room Safe
  • Patio
  • Sundeck
  • Archery
  • Bocce Ball
  • Horseshoes
  • Karaoke
  • Photography
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Beach
  • Biking/Bicycling
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Canoeing
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Downhill Skiing/Snowboarding
  • Fire Pit(s)
  • Fishing Pier(s)
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf Course
  • Hiking
  • Ice Skating
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Shuttle Service
  • Business Center
  • Concierge
  • Fishing Guides
  • Fitness Programs
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Room Service
  • Spa Services
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Nearest Airports

  • Adirondack Regional Airport (SLK) / 8.4 miles
  • Massena International Richards Field (MSS) / 50.4 miles
  • Cornwall Regional Airport (YCC) / 55.7 miles

* Not all airports listed here may be open to public use, or service commercial flights

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