view of harbor from lodge lawn
view of harbor from lodge lawn
Specials & Packages

Indulge in a Vermont Staycation

Saturday, June 20th, 2020

The coronavirus outbreak has changed the world, and we’re all trying to adjust to new realities—and to plenty of new insecurities. Even as restrictions are gradually lifted, many are opting for a summer of traveling a bit closer to home for the time being. Here at Basin Harbor, where we’re taking health and safety during
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Our Cottages Offer Perfect Opportunity for Social Distancing

Saturday, June 20th, 2020

Here at Basin Harbor—as everywhere in the world—we’ve been reeling in the wake of the COVID-19 global outbreak, and we want to first and foremost extend our thanks to all of the healthcare workers, delivery people, grocery employees, and other brave, dedicated people on the frontlines during this unprecedented period. We’ve taken a deep and
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Pet-Friendly Accommodations on Lake Champlain

Thursday, May 21st, 2020

If you’re a dog-owner, you know how fabulous it is to get to travel with your four-legged buddy (or buddies). Fabulous, yes, but sometimes challenging, given how many accommodations don’t allow pets. Fortunately, that’s not the case here at Basin Harbor: Our Lake Champlain resort has always been a pet-friendly place, and we love welcoming
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Experience Summer Hiking in Vermont

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

Among the many, many pleasures of a Vermont summer experienced via a lakeside getaway to Basin Harbor is the absolute smorgasbord of hiking opportunities available to you. All it takes is a sturdy pair of hiking boots or shoes—heck, even hiking sandals, if your preferences run that way—and a few daypack essentials, and you’ve got
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Spend a Vermont Summer on Lake Champlain

Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

The ingredients for a dream vacation? They happen to all be here at Basin Harbor, which puts you in the sunny embrace of a Vermont summer along the shores of one of America’s grandest bodies of water: Lake Champlain.  Whether you’re joining us at our historic resort with friends, family, a romantic partner, or as
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Ultimate Vermont Summer Getaway

Friday, April 10th, 2020

The ultimate Vermont summer getaway is yours to enjoy as a guest of ours at Basin Harbor! The Green Mountain State is, of course, fabulous all year round, but summer pulls out the stops, and you won’t find a more auspicious H.Q. for soaking it all up than our resort, tucked up against the limpid
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Tips for Safe Spring Hiking in Vermont

Wednesday, March 4th, 2020

Vermont, and New England in general, is one corner of the U.S. where four seasons are really too few to accurately capture the year’s environmental cycle. That’s never so clearly on display than during the window you could roughly call a part of spring, but which really is its own dramatic interval: the infamous “mud
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Hotel Near The Best Spring Skiing in Vermont

Wednesday, March 4th, 2020

Spring is on the horizon here in Vermont, no question (as is “mud season,” of course). Even as our thoughts turn to the pleasures of the warmer months in the Green Mountain State—hiking, cycling, river running, swimming, sailing, and so much more—ski and snowboard season is still very much active.  Not long ago here at
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The Best Dining on Lake Champlain

Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Lake Champlain isn’t just one of the best places in New England for sightseeing, outdoor recreation, and historical tourism: It’s also a great place to tuck into some high-quality cuisine! Here are some prime spots to do so in Basin Harbor’s backyard.

Vermont Winter Fun for the Whole Family

Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

With its gorgeous, forest-quilted mountains and its healthy snowfall, Vermont holds its own with any other part of the country when it comes to winter activities for the whole family. Here’s a quick rundown of some options for winter recreation and fun for the whole crew in the Green Mountain State!