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Finger Lakes Experiences


No matter the season, The Lake House offers numerous ways to enhance your stay with our own activities and options in the Ontario County of the Finger Lakes region created by our local experts. Use our guest activities section and calendar of events to curate the perfect experience during your stay. At The Lake House we’re dedicated to bringing you the best of the Finger Lakes, including locally-made cheeses and wines, a kitchen garden, landscaping dedicated to native plants, and the best lakefront recreation opportunities. There’s also endless options for fun outside of our doors, such as the picturesque Kershaw Park, Canandaigua’s historic Pier, Bristol Mountain, and multiple gorgeous walking trails. Whether you’re looking for adventure or luxury relaxation, you’ll be in good hands at The Lake House. Get in touch with our team for a customized itinerary.


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Spring Wellness Retreat

at The Lake House Hosted by Hikyoga

Join us for a weekend of relaxation and reflection during our Spring Wellness Retreat!

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Trivia Night at The Lake House

Join us on select Thursdays in The Library Bar for a variety of themed trivia!

Grab your team
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Wellness Classes

Join us in the yoga studio 7 days a week as we host a variety of wellness classes.

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Wine, Beer, and Spirits Series

Join us for our newest series, featuring global and locally renowned wineries, breweries, and distilleries.

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Boat Rentals

Our Lake House Fleet is ready for your next lake adventure!


Lakeside Pool

Our spacious and plush daybeds are the premiere place on property to soak up the sun, take a dip in the heated pool, and enjoy VIP service for lite bites and refreshments.



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Captained Cruises

Meet us at the dock and enjoy a cruise around Canandaigua Lake!



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Sailing Excursions

Step aboard the Onnalinda and see what it takes to sail the gentle breeze of beautiful Canandaigua Lake.


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Whiskey and Wood Burning

at The Lake House

Join us at The Lake House every Thursday at 3:00pm and enjoy a flight of house selected whiskeys while creating wood burning art.

Wouldn't Miss It
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Class and a Glass

at The Lake House

Join us on select Saturdays at 11:00am in the Library Bar at The Lake House for crafts and sparkling wine!

Let's Get Crafty
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Afternoon Tea & Apothecary

at the lake house

Join us at The Lake House on select Sundays at 2:00pm and enjoy an oil blending class while sipping on refreshing teas and indulging in some light snacks. Guests will receive a take home custom hand blended scrub.

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Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures

Discover the premier winter resort in the Finger Lakes.

Soar through the trees and have an adventure at

Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures.

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Hiking Trails

Find your trail. Discover your path.
Relax in the great outdoors of the Finger Lakes.


New York Kitchen

Located adjacent to The Lake House, New York Kitchen provides daily educational hands-on cooking and craft beverage pairing classes, industry certification courses, and a 100% New York State Tasting Room.

Lake House guests receive 10% off flights in the New York Kitchen Tasting Room

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Shop, Sip and Taste

Downtown Canandaigua

Take a walk down S. Main Street in Canandaigua, NY while visiting an array of local shops and restaurants!

Downtown Canandaigua Events
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Canandaigua Lake Wine Trail

30 miles of Finger Lakes wine and food experiences in the country’s top wine region.

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Crush On Canandaigua Beer Tours

Signature Daily Beer Tours are designed for parties as small as 2 people and up to larger parties of your desired number.

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Rochester || FLX Craft Beverage Trail

The ROC/FLX Craft Beverage Trail supports and promotes our craft beverage industry, bringing attention to the hundreds of great locations in our community.


Sonnenberg Gardens + Mansion State Historic Park

Whether strolling through its flower-filled gardens, picnicking under its majestic trees or touring its magnificent mansion, Sonnenberg Gardens and Mansion State Historic Park is a very special place.

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Kershaw Park

9 acres of park stretching along the north end of Canandaigua Lake. Enjoy paths along the lake, several benches, park tables and grills to sit and enjoy the view. Complete with a playground and gazebo.


Bristol Mountain Ski Resort

Discover the premier winter resort in the Finger Lakes.


Bristol Mountain Ski Report
Hit the Slopes
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Strong National Museum of Play

Visit the Ultimate Play Destination!

The Strong is a highly interactive, collections-based museum devoted to the history and exploration of play.

Your childhood is closer than you think.


Rochester Museum and Science Center

Dedicated to community education in science, technology, and local history. Discover three floors filled with over 200 interactive science and history themed exhibits and science demonstrations and visit the Strasenburgh Planetarium next door!