If you find yourself on the Geneva-on-the-Lake Strip, you’re going to need a plan. From boardwalk eats and walking on the beach to family-fun games and endless outdoor recreation, there are so many fun activities to include in your itinerary. If you’re overwhelmed by all of the options, don’t fret. We’ve compiled a thoughtful list of suggestions so that you can experience the strip like a local. Read on to learn more about the best things to do in the area. For even more authentic local insight, request a free copy of our Vacation Guide!
How to Spend a Day on the Geneva-on-the-Lake Strip
Relax on the Lake
No trip to Geneva-on-the-Lake would be complete without a relaxing day on the lake. Kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, and jet skiing are some of the best ways to enjoy the beautiful waters of Lake Erie! After spending the morning and afternoon in the sun at Breakwater Beach in the Geneva State Park, you’ll likely work up an appetite. Fortunately, there are plenty of great nearby restaurants with mouthwatering menus.
Enjoy Classic Boardwalk Eats
Whether you are craving hot and sticky glazed donuts or classic boardwalk eats like foot-long hot dogs and french fries, you’re in luck. The strip offers a delightful selection of dining options. Some of our favorite treats include lemonade and hamburgers at Eddie’s Grill, jelly-filled donuts at Madsen Donuts, and salads and sandwiches at Mary’s Kitchen! (If you are looking for more places to eat around Geneva-on-the-Lake, read about some of our favorite local restaurants and cafes in the area!)
Peruse Antique Shops for Unique Treasures
Explore the village’s impressive selection of antique finds at some of the best local shops. Whether you’re hunting down mid-century modern furniture and handcrafted glassware or merely browsing to see what treasure you might uncover, you’re in for quite the treat!
Wind Down at a Winery
There isn’t a better way to enjoy a Lake Erie sunset than with a glass of wine in-hand. Enjoy an unforgettable wine-tasting experience at our Lakehouse Inn Resort winery! We offer an impressive selection of wines ranging from Riesling and Chardonnays to fruit-flavored favorites and Cabernets. A gourmet cheese and charcuterie board and dinner at our very own restaurant, Crosswinds Grille, is sure to be the perfect pairing.
Explore the Nightlife
If your ideal getaway on the Strip includes dancing the night away, we’ve got you covered! After wine and dinner at The Lakehouse Inn Resort, head out to the Strip for a night on the town. Several bars, dance clubs, and nightclubs are only a short trip away from the inn! One of our favorite places to go, Old Firehouse Winery, which offers live entertainment every night during the summer season.
Where to Stay
Located in Geneva-on-the-Lake, The Lakehouse Inn Resort is near all the best things to do and see on the Strip! When you book any of our cozy accommodations, like the Beach House, you can count on the best amenities, packages, and top-notch service. One of the best parts about staying with us is that you don’t even have to leave the property to have a great time. Book a lavish spa day, treat yourself to an incredible dinner, and taste some of the most amazing local wines— all right here at The Lakehouse Inn. Start planning your visit today!