1 . The Whiteface Lodge

Lake Placid, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (866) 821 - 3014

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Grand hotels and ski chalets pale in comparison to Whiteface Lodge, the return of the Adirondack Great Camp. Luxuries and services of a modern diamond-award resort grace this region's grandest property and one of Conde Nast's “World's Best Places to Stay”. Just blocks from Lake Placid's namesake lake and the celebrated ski slopes of Whiteface Mountain, the Lodge looks into the heart of the Adirondacks. An authentic Adirondacks, hand-hewn log lodge, Whiteface Lodge is the ideal mountain retreat!

2 . The Lodges at Cresthaven Resort

Lake George, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (866) 701 - 3078

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At the Lodges at Cresthaven Resort, breathtaking Adirondack Mountain vistas and stunning lake views roll out like a carpet beneath the private balcony of your spacious, custom-built Adirondack lodge or townhouse. Lakeside living meets mountain town at Lake George. Taste its unique local flavor at the Boathouse Restaurant. With a professionally decorated Cresthaven lodge or vacation rental, you can get away to the best of lakeside living on the shores of the Queen of American Lakes.

3 . Old Forge Camping Resort

Old Forge, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (855) 776 - 0729

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Much like their name implies, Old Forge Camping Resort hearkens back to yesteryear, when things were simpler and, arguably, better.

For those that want to rough-it (or however close you can get to it these days), a camping stay at Old Forge will scratch your itch in a way few other resorts will. Whether you’re staying in a tent or an RV, you’ll feel yourself becoming more at one with nature than you’ve ever been before. Things to do in the compound are many and fun, from boat rentals on Lake Serene to direct snowmobile trail access. It’s a camping wonderland- it could be yours!

4 . Ridin-Hy Ranch

Warrensburg, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (877) 619 - 0941

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Adirondacks grandeur isn't gained until you’ve spent a night at the authentic Ridin-Hy Ranch Resort! The spectacular Adirondack Mountains setting has been the breathtaking backdrop of this family-run resort for three generations. Explore the ranch and the majestic peaks for yourself on Ridin-Hy's 700 acres of scenic trails atop the ranch's own well-trained horses. Cozy chalet cabins, main-lodge rooms, and one-story motel units put you in the heart of the beautiful Adirondacks wilderness!

5 . The Point

Saranac Lake, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (866) 447 - 6371

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Find a property that's claimed the hospitality industry's highest awards for cuisine, service and amenities. The Point offers that and more!

Originally built as a summer retreat for William A. Rockefeller more than a century ago, The Point features luxurious log mansions, crafted with luxurious native timber and stone, which feature fireplaces, beautiful full bathrooms, and a unique decor you simply won't find anywhere else. Choose from deluxe rooms and guest suites, all designed and decorated with traveler needs in mind. Enjoy world-class cuisine from the executive chef, and abundant activities for all seasons.

6 . Timberlock

Indian Lake, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (877) 734 - 4573

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Ask a previous visitor about Timberlock and you're likely to hear something like this: Timberlock isn't just a vacation, it's an experience.

There no other resort in the Adirondacks that allows guests to feel as close to the magnificent lakeside setting and tranquil, meditative environment as Timberlock. As one of the oldest summer family resorts in the Adirondacks, Timberlock's longevity is evidence that they know how to treat their guests. Let others stay in luxury downtown hotels- Timberlock is meant for those that want to discover their roots. Rustic is an understatement, but there's still plenty of modern amenities!

7 . A Life Made Simple

Lake George, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (866) 452 - 8578

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Sometimes you just need to get away, and few places are better to escape to than the Adirondacks! With A Life Made Simple, enjoying your time has never been easier. They offer multiple rental house and lodges all around beautiful Lake George. Bring your family, significant other, or just yourself and spend the weekend relaxing lakeside. Boating, swimming, and relaxing are all equally viable options. Your luxury accommodations and glorious natural surroundings will make you loathe to return!

8 . Ampersand Bay Resort & Boat Club

Saranac Lake, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (866) 452 - 8410

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Adirondack adventures abound at Ampersand Bay Resort & Boat Club! Located on the shores of Lower Saranac Lake, this 28-acre resort features fun on every type of terrain from lake to beach to forest to marshland. Fishing, canoeing, and hiking highlight the outdoor activities while the 22 luxury unites provide the relaxation. Cottages, cabins, and suites offer grills, porches, and Wi-Fi. Serve up a game of volleyball by day and roast marshmallows over the beach fire pit flames by night!

9 . Elk Lake Lodge

North Hudson, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (866) 537 - 5245

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Make sure to plan your next Adirondack vacation at Elk Lake Lodge, one of the "Ten Best Wilderness Lodges in North America".

You can choose from six comfortable lodge rooms or eight private cottages, all which feature Adirondack Mountain and Elk Lake views. Some of the cottages also have kitchens and fireplaces, giving you the comforts of home while staying in this wilderness region. Spend your day on a hiking excursion through the foothills, or explore Elk Lake at your own pace with a kayak, rowboat, or canoe. The lake is also a popular spot to reel in your limit of brook trout. Plan your ideal outdoor getaway now!

10 . Capri Village Resort

Diamond Point, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (866) 447 - 6441

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Resting on beautiful Lake George and surrounded by the Adirondacks, Capri Village Resort is a New York vacation that’s undeniably memorable.

As one of the largest private waterfront properties on Lake George, you have plenty of space for outdoor fun! Reconnect with the family as you lounge out on the shores of the lake or splash around in the water! Take the kids fishing for the first time from their private docks, or enjoy a quiet kayak ride. At the end of the day, indulge in a fun family meal at one of the picnic areas that are equipped with barbecue grills!

11 . S&J Lodge

Leyden, New York

CALL DIRECT: +1 (866) 939 - 3709

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3,000 square feet of undeniable Adirondack luxury, the S&J Lodge is a treat for the yes, body, and wallet in equal measure.

Outdoor enthusiasts and romance-seeking couples alike will find something to love at S&J. The Lodge itself is spacious and rustic, featuring four comfortable bedrooms, three bathrooms, two living areas, dining room, two decks, and a fully-equipped kitchen. When you aren't nestled in its wooded embrace, get out and see what the Adirondacks have to offer. Go swimming and boating at the nearby Salmon Reservoir, or hit Lewis County State Park, which provides nearly 400 miles of ATV trails!

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