You might be wondering what there is to do near our award winning Upstate New York hotel. Look no further – our summer guide to Saratoga Springs is here! Here are a few of our favorite Saratoga Springs activities in summer:
Get Out on the Lake
Take a cruise on Lake George on the Minnie-Ha-Ha, one of the last steam paddle wheel ships in America. Lake George Steamboat Company offers everything from a quick 1-hour shore tour to a full 6-hour tour up the Narrows, to dinner and champagne brunch.
Experience the best views on the lake on a sunset cruise with Adirondack Cruise and Charter, or customize your own cruise tailored to your desires.
Take a Hike
Whether you’re looking for a short, easy walk or a vigorous and challenging trek, Saratoga Springs has it all. Check out our blog post series on Hikes around Saratoga Springs for all the details.
Discover Saratoga Spa State Park
Lounge by Victoria Pool and admire the traditional architecture with classic brick, arched colonnades, a spectacular limestone deck and lion water spouts. Get in a round of golf at Saratoga Spa Golf Course, one of the best golf courses in Upstate New York. Or shop for fresh local fare at the year round Farmer’s Market.
Relax and Unwind at Yaddo Gardens
Pack a picnic and head to Yaddo Gardens, where you can take in the beauty of formal Italian and French Renaissance style gardens and a late nineteenth century style woodland rock garden.
Listen to Live Music
Check out the schedule at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center and catch a LiveNation concert, NYC Ballet, the Philadelphia Philharmonic Orchestra, the annual Friehofer’s Jazz Festival, or the Saratoga Opera. For a more low key and casual experience, head to Caffe Lena, the oldest continuously operated folk music venue in the United States.
Immerse Yourself in History
Get the details about touring the Saratoga Battlefield, Schuyler House, Victory Woods and the Saratoga Monument at Saratoga Battlefield Tours/Visitor Center. If you’re a horse racing fan, don’t miss the National Museum of Racing. Catch a performance or even take a dance class yourself at the National Museum of Dance. Learn about the past, present and future social and economic impact of the automobile at the Saratoga Automobile Museum. Or admire a wide range of artwork at the The Tang Museum on Skidmore’s Campus.
Plan a Polo Outing
Experience the hoof pounding excitement of a polo game at the Saratoga Polo Association.
So Much to See and Do
If you still need more suggestions for things to do, check out some additional suggestions here.
Turn in and Rest Up in Our Spacious and Well-Appointed Rooms
Relax in the comfort and luxury of our elegant rooms, featuring fine linens, plush towels and bathrobes, refrigerators, Keurig coffee makers, free high speed WiFi and flat screen TVs with HD stations. For extra relaxation and ambiance, book a room with with a fireplace or double whirlpool tub. Wake up to our award-winning farm to table breakfast, included with your stay.
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