Vermont lake resorts offer outdoors & luxury for fun family vacations

Vermont (VT) hospitality reaches its peak at the luxurious resorts on Lake Champlain and other mountain lakes. A vacation or short getaway to a Vermont lake resort means luxury lodgings in hotels, cottages, cabins, or guest houses; fine dining, water sports, and magnificent views. A fun vacation travel for families with kids or couples.
Sunset Aerial View - Basin Harbor - Vergennes, VT
Basin Harbor

4800 Basin Harbor Road Vergennes, VT, 05491 Phone: 802-475-2311 Toll-Free: 800-622-4000

Experience active tranquility at Basin Harbor

Experience everything that Lake Champlain has to offer at Basin Harbor. With 700 acres of Vermont landscape, you can simply relax or engage in over 100 different activities - from a round of golf on our championship course, waterskiing and wakeboarding, art classes, hiking & biking or relaxing by the pool, you are sure to be entertained. Accommodations include three guesthouses, our contemporary Adirondack-style lodge, and more than 70 distinctive cottages, many of which boast views of the mountains, the lake, and the golf course. Basin Harbor also offers multiple dining options ranging from casual to classy as well as al fresco dining down on the lake.
Lodge in Summer - Mountain Top Inn & Resort - Chittenden, VT - Photo Credit Gary Hall
Mountain Top Inn & Resort

195 Mountain Top Road Chittenden, VT, 05737 Phone: 802-483-2311

The Lake glistens and inspires at this scenic Vermont resort

Here at this magnificent year-round destination resort, the lake is 740 acres around and washes onto your own private beach. You’re in a most scenic setting in central Vermont overlooking the Green Mountain National Forest. There’s endless water fun from boating and swimming to various forms of paddling. On land a four season menu of sports and recreation awaits on and off the resort’s 350 private acres. Relax in classic and luxurious rooms and suites, cabins and guest houses many of them pet friendly. Dine fine and casual on creative cuisine in the dining room, tavern or on when it’s warm, on the terrace. Romantics swoon here, families and friends reconnect and always the lake invites, cools, refreshes and inspires.
Cottage Overlooking Lake - Tyler Place Family Resort - Highgate Springs, VT
The Tyler Place Family Resort

175 Tyler Place Highgate Springs, VT, 05460 Phone: 802-868-4000

Magnificent lakeside activity for one and all

Look no further than here for that all inclusive family lake vacation. If it’s waterskiing, wakeboarding, tubing, canoeing, kayaking, fishing, sailing or swimming, you’ve found your paradise. Six generations of Tylers have designed this destination with families in mind and added special activities and amenities for each age group. There are 70 family cottages and suites featuring separate parents' bedrooms and 1-4 additional bedrooms, almost all with living rooms, screened porches, kitchenette or in-room microwaves and fridge. A rambling, country Inn offers a separate sleeping wing with 12 family suites and studios. Three healthy meals each day, the Fireplace Lounge and Bar for Mom and Dad, and children’s programs, recreational facilities and equipment make for endless lakeside fun.
Waterfront View 500x250 - Echo Lake Inn - Ludlow, VT
Echo Lake Inn

at Tyson, on Route 100, 2 Dublin Road Ludlow, VT, 05149 Phone: 802-228-8602 Toll-Free: 800-356-6844

A popular country inn with resort amenities

Set on a scenic waterfront in the lake district of central Vermont this historic country inn rebuilt from the original in 1840 beckons you to relax on its front porch and jump into the many activities in and around it. Open year round, the inn offers 23 rooms, a family suite, and 7 condos while most rates include a bountiful breakfast. There are row boats and canoes, a hot tub, swimming pool and tennis courts. Fish on nearby Black River and head out to Okemo (just five minutes away) or Killington (15 minutes away) where there’s great skiing and golf, and hiking, biking and horseback riding nearby. The renown restaurant’s unique food and excellent service have been featured in both Gourmet and Bon Appetit magazines.
Lakeside Patio - Lake Morey Resort - Fairlee, VT
Lake Morey Resort

1 Clubhouse Road Fairlee, VT, 05045 Phone: 802-333-4311 Toll-Free: 800-423-1211

The lake is just the beginning

If you love grand resorts and pristine mountain lakes, this is the place for you, your family, and closest friends. In sight of the Connecticut River in the Green Mountains, this full-service, year-round vacation paradise will satisfy anyone with a zest for skating, snowshoeing, swimming, boating, hiking, playing golf or tennis. Or just sit quietly by the calming lakeside waters and hear the plaintive wail of the loon. 130 guest rooms and suites, most having stunning views of the lake and some with balconies. A fully furnished Lakeside Cottages can be rented with their own beach and dock. Awesome. Picturesque. Unforgettable. Any time.