Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Glens Falls

Enjoy the live music and other features of Glens Falls. Well known for its hockey games, ice skating and waterfalls, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Charles R. Wood Theater and Lake George Dog Beach are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Glens Falls

Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Glens Falls a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bay Meadows Golf Center (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Moreau Recreational Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Fun Spot (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Hiland Golf and Country Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Adventure Racing Family Fun Center (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Great Escape and Splashwater Kingdom (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glens Falls

Travelers appreciate the beautiful waterfalls and panoramic lake views, which is just a taste of what Glens Falls has to offer. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Glens Falls is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake George Dog Beach (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Prospect Mountain (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Cooper’s Cave (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Moreau Recreational Park (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Moreau Lake State Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Lake George Battlefield Park (8 mi / 12.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Glens Falls

The nearest airport is in Glens Falls, NY (GFL-Floyd Bennett Memorial), located 2.9 mi (4.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Albany, NY (ALB-Albany Intl.), which is 39.9 mi (64.2 km) away.

Where to stay around Glens Falls?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,111 vacation rentals near Glens Falls. From 682 Houses to 166 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Glens Falls for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Glens Falls?

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

  • Glens Falls Civic Center: 693 vacation rentals
  • Cooper’s Cave: 695 vacation rentals
  • The Shirt Factory: 691 vacation rentals
  • World Awareness Children's Museum: 695 vacation rentals
  • Chapman Historical Museum: 695 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glens Falls listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Glens Falls?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 682 Houses in Glens Falls. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glens Falls include:

  • Cabins: 166 rentals available
  • Cottages: 166 rentals available
  • Lodges: 14 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Glens Falls?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 194 vacation rentals with pool available in Glens Falls. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Explore destinations around Glens Falls