Destination guide

Take in the riverside beauty of Great Sacandaga Lake

The area's architecture and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Great Sacandaga Lake. This welcoming city is known for its shopping, restaurants and riverfront. Saratoga Spa State Park and Saratoga Automobile Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Great Sacandaga Lake

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Great Sacandaga Lake a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Adirondack Animal Land (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Tarks Indoor Golf (19.4 mi / 31.3 km)
  • Saratoga Farmers Market (20.5 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Saratoga National Golf Course (22.7 mi / 36.6 km)
  • Maple Ski Ridge (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Moreau Lake State Park (23.7 mi / 38.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Great Sacandaga Lake

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Great Sacandaga Lake is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Saratoga Spa State Park (20 mi / 32.1 km)
  • Congress Park (20.5 mi / 32.9 km)
  • Canfield Casino (20.5 mi / 33 km)
  • Yaddo Gardens (22 mi / 35.3 km)
  • Prospect Mountain (29.8 mi / 48 km)
  • Wayside Beach (21.7 mi / 34.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Great Sacandaga Lake

The nearest airport is in Schenectady, NY (SCH-Schenectady County), located 23.5 mi (37.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Glens Falls, NY (GFL-Floyd Bennett Memorial), which is 32.4 mi (52.2 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Amsterdam Station.

Where to stay around Great Sacandaga Lake?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 326 vacation rentals near Great Sacandaga Lake. From 183 Houses to 82 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Great Sacandaga Lake for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Great Sacandaga Lake?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Great Sacandaga Lake. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Warrensburg: 522 vacation rentals
  • Lake George: 610 vacation rentals
  • Lake George: 382 vacation rentals
  • Adirondack Mountains: 2,638 vacation rentals
  • Saratoga Springs: 452 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Great Sacandaga Lake! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Great Sacandaga Lake?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Great Sacandaga Lake:

  • Warrensburg: 522 rentals
  • Lake George: 382 rentals
  • Saratoga Springs: 452 rentals
  • Cooperstown: 343 rentals
  • Old Forge: 160 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Great Sacandaga Lake?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Great Sacandaga Lake. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cooperstown Dreams Park: 384 rentals
  • Saratoga Race Course: 529 rentals
  • Upstate Concert Hall: 472 rentals
  • Adirondack Winery: 516 rentals
  • National Baseball Hall of Fame: 401 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Great Sacandaga Lake listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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