Resorts & LodgesTravel Guides
List Your Property
Rates From
  • Wifi
  • Restaurant Onsite
  • Kids Allowed
  • Pets Allowed
  • Conference Facility
Call Direct
Save to Favorites

Adventure, Re-connection, and Relaxation on Lake Champlain

Basin Harbor is a classic Vermont resort on Lake Champlain that offers a variety of lodging options to make you feel right at home. Whether you’re a family of four, a couple looking for a quiet getaway, or part of a large group gathering, Basin Harbor has the perfect accommodation for you. Originally a 225- acre working farm catering to summer boarders, Basin Harbor has expanded to cover 700-acres of Vermont’s most pristine land along the shores of Lake Champlain. Basin Harbor encompasses the Main lodge, 3 guest houses, 77 cottages, a championship 18-hole golf course, spectacular gardens, a 3,200-foot grass airstrip, a 60-slip marina, and the Lake Champlain Maritime Museum.

Pet Friendly
Cabins, Cottages, and Chalets
Basin Harbor Aerial The Red Mill Restaurant at Basin Harbor. The Boat Club at Basin Harbor - Photo by Sabin Gratz Basin Harbor offers a number of different overnight options from Bed and Breakfast to All-Inclusive. If you're looking for an all-inclusive package, you'll love the “Active Tranquility” special! The Active Tranquility package includes breakfast at Ardelia’s, tickets for the narrated Escape Cruise, daily bike rentals, a bottle of wine delivered upon arrival and a chef’s selected appetizer to share between 5-7 pm at The Red Mill each evening. Enjoy a full day of activities or a day of peaceful relaxation in an Adirondack chair (or a little of both)!
The Boat Club at Basin Harbor - Photo by Sabin Gratz Basin Harbor Aerial Water skiing behind Epic Boat at Basin Harbor. Ariel - Basin Harbor - Sunny Coastlines Basin Harbor offers numerous ways to enjoy beautiful Lake Champlain. Guests can enjoy the lake on their own or pick from a variety of recreation programs including; wake surfing, water skiing, kayaking, Escape cruises, sailing, boat rentals and more, or enjoy the easy indulgence of an Adirondack chair on the shores Family Take a family vacation to the beautiful New England gem Basin Harbor on the shores of Lake Champlain! This incredible Vermont destination offers a myriad of fun activities on their 700-acre property. Basin Harbor offers a myriad of activities and entertainment all season long for every interest. Activities include sailing, kayaking, guided cruises, nature walks, children’s programs, craft and cooking classes, fitness classes, water sports, dockside dinners, biking, and so much more! Easily accessible by land, air, and water, once here, you don't need to leave.
Two Bedroom Cottage at Basin Harbor. Knockerball at Basin Harbor. The Boat Club at Basin Harbor - Photo by Sabin Gratz Cottage Exterior at Basin Harbor. Porch views of the Adirondack Mountains at Basin Harbor. Water skiing behind Epic Boat at Basin Harbor. The Red Mill Restaurant at Basin Harbor. Family golf at Basin Harbor. Soccer Match at Basin Harbor. Take a family vacation to the beautiful outdoor adventure Basin Harbor! This incredible Vermont destination puts you just minutes away from a variety of fun activities. Basin Harbor offers miles of nature trails for biking and hiking, two tennis courts, plus endless possibilities such as sailing and tubing out on Lake Champlain. The Kids Camp is sure to keep the young ones entertained with arts and crafts, and plenty of games. There is something for the whole family right here!
Family golf at Basin Harbor. Golf-enthusiasts, don't forget to pack your clubs! Play one of Vermont’s finest golf courses and experience the only lakeside course in Vermont. Designed by world-renowned architect, Geoffrey Cornish, Basin Harbor’s 18-hole course is perfect for experts and beginners alike! After a day on the links, swing on by the Fairway Cafe and grab a snack.
Club Room Meeting at Basin Harbor. Basin Harbor has more than 16,500 square feet of function space and is uniquely suited to host unforgettable business meetings, work retreats, family reunions, and special anniversary celebrations in a lakeside setting. Spend your time enjoying a plethora of activities across their 700-acre property in Vermont. Basin Harbor offers top-notch service, exquisite accommodations, scrumptious on-site catering, extensive audiovisual capabilities, and a professional sales team to help organize meetings and events.
Soccer Match at Basin Harbor. Family fun is never-ending at Basin Harbor, which is why it's the perfect place to plan your next reunion. Gather up your cousins and your aunts and uncles and celebrate and reconnect! Basin Harbor’s onsite event coordinator can help you plan scavenger hunts, canoe races, hikes, golf tournaments and more! Their spacious lodging ensures the whole family can get away comfortably. There is no better place to spend quality time with your family than by the lake.
Wedding Arch Ceremony - Photo by Rodeo & Co. Photography Sunset wedding dance on the swim dock - Photo by Sabin Gratz Basin Harbor provides a wedding celebration like no other. Whether your special day is for 30 or 300, Lake Champlain’s landmark resort offers stunning vistas for your wedding weekend. Their experienced wedding team will ensure a stress-free adventure with friends and family while the attentive staff takes care of every detail from start to finish. From the rehearsal dinner to the wedding ceremony to the after-party, and a farewell brunch, your wedding is Basin Harbor’s top propriety. Combining happiness, joy, family, and friends, Basin Harbor will create a celebration that honors the most cherished occasion. Evoking beauty and wonderful memories from beginning to end, the resort provides a stunning backdrop with an extraordinary lakeside setting, whimsical gardens, breathtaking Adirondack mountains, and lodging for all of you guest. Make your weekend last a lifetime!
Hiking at Basin Harbor. Vermont is filled with an abundance of opportunities to experience the surrounding natural environment into nature. Guests can enjoy a historic boating adventure on Lake Champlain, a guided kayak trek down Otter Creek, adventure over to the Adirondack Park with our guide, or plan their own adventure on one of the numerous hiking trails in the picturesque Green Mountains.
Ariel - Basin Harbor - Sunny Coastlines The Boat Club at Basin Harbor - Photo by Sabin Gratz Head to Vermont for a memorable fishing vacation! Pack up your bait and lures and get ready for the Green Mountains to set the stage for your trip. Head to Lake Champlain or ask the staff to point you in the direction of the best local spots. Book your Vermont vacation today!
Sunset wedding dance on the swim dock - Photo by Sabin Gratz Wedding Arch Ceremony - Photo by Rodeo & Co. Photography The majestic Green Mountains and the cool waves of Lake Champlain are sure to set the stage for your romantic retreat. Basin Harbor offers you and your sweetheart the chance to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and focus on what really matters: each other. Recharge on a hiking trip along the resorts many trails, feel like kids again as you swim or paddle-boat on the lake, and indulge in delicious meals at the Red Mill Restaurant or Ardelia’s. This is a romantic vacation you won't forget!
Pet Friendly at Basin Harbor. At Basin Harbor, the friendly staff understands the importance of your furry friend and know how hard it is to leave them behind. Furry guests are treated to exceptional service as well as their owners. For more information regarding the pet policy and amenities contact Basin Harbor now!
Cottage living space at Basin Harbor. From the beautiful lakefront location to its charming accommodations, Basin Harbor offers a luxurious Vermont vacation unlike any other. Spend a day on their Golf Course enjoying a round, indulge in a soothing massage, and unwind with a relaxing sunset cruise on Lake Champlain. With two onsite dining options, spacious event facilities, and a kids camp, Basin Harbor offers everything you need for your vacation.
Porch views of the Adirondack Mountains at Basin Harbor. Water skiing behind Epic Boat at Basin Harbor. The Boat Club at Basin Harbor - Photo by Sabin Gratz Ariel - Basin Harbor - Sunny Coastlines Basin Harbor’s 700-acre property is located on the shores of beautiful Lake Champlain, offering you incredible views and endless activities. As the nation's sixth-largest lake, Lake Champlain features miles of scenic shoreline and beautiful sunsets. Come explore the blue waters on a kayak or boat, or jump on the fun floating water trampoline. The perfect lakeside vacation awaits right here!
Cottage Interior at Basin Harbor. Wedding Arch Ceremony - Photo by Rodeo & Co. Photography After your big day, retreat to the comfort of your spacious cottage at Basin Harbor. This beautiful Vermont destination offers you and your spouse a place to unwind and simply start the newest chapter of your life together. Whether you indulge in a massage, grab a bite to eat at The Red Mill Restaurant, or play a game of tennis, you'll love every day of your honeymoon at this unforgettable getaway.
Cottage Exterior at Basin Harbor. Cottage living space at Basin Harbor. Each of the 77 cottages at the Basin Harbor features a simple “summer home” decor and includes a deck or a screened porch. Distinctive floor plans provide excellent views of Lake Champlain, the gardens or the picturesque golf course. One-, two- and three-bedroom options offer enough space for every group! Start planning your lakeside Vermont vacation now!
Spa services at Basin Harbor. Vacations are not only for having fun but also for relaxing and soothing your worn-out soul. Basin Harbor offers a variety of treatments to help you unwind during your Vermont getaway! Enjoy relaxation, aromatherapy or deep-tissue sports massage to relieve any tension you are experiencing.
Open Dates
  • May 12 to Oct 19
Property Size
  • 75 units
Nearby City
  • Vergennes
Nearby Water
  • Lake Champlain
  • Basketball Court(s)
  • Bicycles
  • Cribs
  • Fitness Center
  • Gift Shop
  • Library
  • Pack N Play
  • Outdoor Playground
  • Pro Shop
  • Roll-Away Bed(s)
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Volleyball Court(s)
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Vending Machines
  • Ice Machine
  • Gourmet Dining
  • Convenience Store
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Coffee Maker
  • Deck
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Sundeck
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Basketball
  • Bingo
  • Bocce Ball
  • Hayride
  • Horseshoes
  • Ice Cream Social
  • Kid's Activities
  • Live Entertainment
  • Photography
  • Scavenger Hunts
  • Shopping
  • Shuffle Board
  • Sightseeing
  • Swimming
  • Team Tournaments
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Beach
  • Biking/Bicycling
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating & Watercraft
  • Boat Docks
  • Canoeing
  • Fire Pit(s)
  • Fishing Pier(s)
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf Course
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Marina
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Play Ground
  • Sailing
  • Free Parking
  • ATM
  • A/V Equipment
  • Babysitting/Daycare
  • Banquet Room(s)
  • Business Center
  • Catering
  • Concierge
  • Fishing Guides
  • Fitness Programs
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Hold
  • Meeting Room(s)
  • Spa Services
  • Handicap Access
  • Children Welcome
  • Pet Friendly
Show all  
Show less  
Traveler Reviews

Lodging in or near Vergennes

14.8 miles away

21 miles away

21.2 miles away

21.3 miles away

22 miles away

22.5 miles away

23.6 miles away

This property was featured in a recent travel article. Read about it here.