$40 Anniversary Package Offered, Celebratory Travel Deals to Continue into 2014
Lake Placid, N.Y. - The Golden Arrow Lakeside Resort, Lake Placid, NY’s family-owned, green resort, celebrates its 40th anniversary in 2014, highlighted by a limited-time $40 Anniversary Package available to visitors throughout the year during key travel times.
“This year is all about celebration for us, my Mom and Dad in particular,” said Jenn Holderied, Owner and General Manger of the Golden Arrow, and the youngest daughter to Winfried and Stefanie Holderied, who purchased the resort in 1974. “But we also wanted to give back to our returning guests who have supported us throughout the years, as well as first time visitors.” Read more »
Iconic hotel is lone Lake Placid property to offer combination AAA Four Diamond lodging and dining overlooking Mirror Lake
Lake Placid, N.Y. - With the release of two recent readers’ surveys, Conde Nast Traveler skiers and visitors alike agree that Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa in Lake Placid is among the finest upscale lodging properties on the continent.
In back-to-back readers’ polls, a total of 19,534 Conde Nast Traveler respondents said that the AAA Four Diamond property overlooking Mirror Lake is the best in the Northeast over the past two years, and ranked it the fifth best ski hotel in North America in 2012 and 2013.
Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa is the only New York property in the exclusive Conde Nast Traveler top 20 ski hotel listing. Read more »
Ellicottville, N.Y. - The cold and snowy November weather combined with Holiday Valley’s powerhouse snowmaking system will allow the resort to open for the 2013-14 winter season on Friday, November 29, 2013. 5 quad chairlifts and a handle tow will operate from 9:00AM to 10:00PM. We anticipate 11 or more trails will be open with terrain available for beginners through advanced skiers and snowboarders. The snow base depth is up to 10-25 inches and increasing daily. 6 inches of natural snow has fallen since Saturday, November 23, 2013. Lift tickets on Friday will be $53 for adults age 12 and up, $42 for juniors ages 7-11 and tickets are free up to age 6. This special opening pricing will be available through the Weekend. A four hour ticket is also available on Saturday. Read more »
Voted Favorite Spa in Best for Ski and Snow
Lake Placid, N.Y. - Spafinder Wellness 365TM, the world’s best resource for feeling good and living well all year round, has announced that the Spa at Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa in Lake Placid has been named a prestigious 2013 Readers’ Choice Award winner. The 2013 Awards attracted an unprecedented level of worldwide consumer participation, providing the most comprehensive consumer assessment of the global spa and wellness market available.
This is the first year awards were presented to fitness, yoga and nutrition locations and programs, in addition to spas. The evolved awards reflect the company’s mission to make keeping well more accessible each and every day. Read more »
Experience Winter in the Adventure Capital of the Catskills at Big Mountain Resorts
Greene County, N.Y. - Just two hours north of New York City and three hours west of Boston, Greene County’s legendary ski resorts welcome skiers and riders of all abilities for winter adventure that lasts all season long. Ski and snowboard Hunter Mountain, boasting “New York’s Largest Snow Tubing Park,” or head to Windham Mountain’s expansive terrain and enjoy the “Northeast’s Premier Alpine Lifestyle.”
Catskill ski & stay packages offer early bird, midweek savings and deals at cozy cottages, luxurious B&Bs and family-friendly resorts. Enjoy a quick getaway to the Catskills and ‘Awaken to Adventure’ on and off the slopes. Read more »
Experience Six-Million-Acres of Unparalleled Outdoor Wilderness in the Adirondack Park
Adirondack Region, N.Y. - After fall’s brilliant foliage fades, the Adirondacks of Northern New York continue to offer a spectacular outdoor getaway in what is known as the “shoulder season,” a travel period that spans from Columbus Day to mid-December. Get unbeatable deals and discounts on Adirondack hotel packages and family-friendly attractions during this time, so you can enjoy six-million-acres of outdoor recreation, luxury accommodations and quiet relaxation for less.
Just an hour’s drive north of Albany, the Fort William Henry Hotel on Lake George is one of the Adirondack’s most historic hotels. Located on 18 acres spanning the entire southern shore of Lake George, get away now through October 31 with the Fall Gas Buster Package and enjoy overnight accommodations, breakfast at the White Lion Restaurant, a $20 gas card and buy-one, get-one free dinner at the Village Blacksmith Restaurant. Rates start at $211 based on double occupancy. Read more »
Watkins Glen, N.Y. - The Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to introduce Schuyler County’s newest bed and breakfast, The Blackberry Inn B&B. Please join us for the official ribbon-cutting ceremony.
When: Wednesday, August 7, 2013
Time: 5-7 PM
Where: The Blackberry Inn B&B, 209 6th Street, Watkins Glen, NY Read more »