Lakeside, USA

If you want to experience the ultimate lake town that really comes alive in summer, you have to get to Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio.

This small town is built on – and around – the shore of Lake Erie. With restaurants, shops, arcades, bars, mini golf and even a Ferris wheel, it’s a nostalgic scene. And the sunsets! The way the orange sun dissolves into a violet glow… pure magic.

Better yet, Geneva-on-the-Lake is right in the heart of Ohio Wine Country. More than 20 acclaimed wineries and vineyards are found here. The Great Lakes region grows outstanding grapes – raise a glass and find out for yourself.

True R&R is a Geneva-on-the-Lake specialty. Both off the radar and on the money, the vacation you need is waiting by the lake.

Lake Erie

Renowned for its fishing, boating, sunsets and recreation, Lake Erie is one Great Lake you don’t want to miss. So much happens on the lake.

Geneva State Park

Right next door to The Lodge is this expansive state park, full of trails to explore, wildlife to encounter and fun to be had all around.

The Strip

Take a stroll past days gone by at The Strip, GOTL’s mile-long downtown boardwalk area. Enjoy ice cream, mini golf and so many moments.

Vineyards & Wineries

Ohio Wine Country, comprised of more than 20 wineries, is just minutes away. Take advantage of The Lodge’s daily wine shuttle to explore the region.

Lake Erie Canopy Tours

Soar through the forest with ziplining and adventure courses for adults and kids, or soak up the water with kayak and pedal boat rentals.

Covered Bridges

Ashtabula County is home to 19 covered bridges, including the shortest and longest in the U.S. Each has its own unique history just waiting to be explored.

Popular Activities

Take to the skies, water or land to explore all Geneva-on-the-Lake has to offer.

Golfing at Geneva-on-the-Lake


There’s a blue lake and so many greens. Northeast Ohio is home to a number of popular golf courses.

A boat on the water at sunset on Lake Erie


The world’s 13th-largest lake is the perfect canvas for a day on the water.

A father showing his children how to fish


Shallow Lake Erie has the best fishing of all the Great Lakes, full of steelhead, walleye, smallmouth bass and perch.

A family snowshoeing at Geneva State Park


The adventure doesn’t end when the snow comes. Explore GOTL with a fresh blanket of snow under your feet.

Explore Lodging

One of the top resorts in Ohio, The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake features spacious guestrooms, fully-furnished private cottages, and a host of amenities including indoor and outdoor pools, kids Splash Zone, a full service restaurant and more on the shore of Lake Erie.

Main Lodge guestroom interior at The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake

Lodge Rooms

The Lodge at Geneva offers 109 guestrooms and suites in a variety of configurations. Enjoy modern amenities at this convenient lakeside location. Learn more.
Cottage interior at The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake


These 25 fully-furnished lakeside cottages are adjacent to The Lodge, featuring 2 bedrooms, and access to all resort amenities. Learn more.


Any season at the lake is bound to be a great one.

Visit Geneva-on-the-Lake

Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio is a classic resort town that has attracted generations of visitors to its beautiful Lake Erie shores for decades. The Lodge at Geneva-on-the-Lake, with comfortable cottages and guestrooms and Lake Erie Canopy Tours right next door, is the perfect home base for your trip.