How to Plan the Best Geneva-on-the-Lake Winter Vacation

Many people know Geneva-on-the-Lake as a bustling summer destination, but as cooler months arrive, our lovely beach town takes on a new face. Watch as Lake Erie transforms with blankets of snow and the area shines with holiday cheer! That’s when you’ll know it’s the perfect time to plan your next Geneva-on-the-Lake winter getaway. Read on to discover five cures to your winter weather blues, and if you are looking for more ways to brighten the holidays, unwrap our free Geneva-on-the-Lake Vacation Guide. It is full of recommendations on the area’s best holiday events, restaurants, Christmas shopping, and more.

Get the Guide

Your Geneva-on-the-Lake Winter Itinerary

Stay Active with Classic Winter Weather Activities

Winter doesn’t mean that you need to hibernate! Although snuggling up on the couch may sound tempting, you won’t want to miss out on all the fun winter activities that Geneva-on-the-Lake and the neighboring towns offer. Snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and snow biking at Geneva State Park are a few winter sports that we love; they are only available once a year, so get out and enjoy them while you can!

Experience a Winter Winery Tour

One of our favorite ways to enjoy every season is with wine tasting and tours in Ohio’s wine region. Yet, winter offers a quieter perspective. Many of the wineries in Geneva and the surrounding area offer tastings, tours, live music, and entertainment throughout the year. When you visit any of Northeast Ohio’s beloved wineries, we guarantee that you will discover a blend you’ll want to sip all-season-long!

Celebrate the Season

Geneva-on-the-Lake and the neighboring towns host many events throughout the winter. From Lights on the Lake in December to the Bissell Maple Farm Maple Madness Tour in March, there are plenty of reasons to smile when you attend any of the area’s fun, winter events!

For a full list of upcoming festivals and celebrations, remember to request your free Geneva-on-the-Lake Vacation Guide.

Find Locally Made Holiday Gifts

Locally made products always make the finest gifts. When you complete your holiday shopping in Geneva-on-the-Lake, you can always look forward to finding one-of-a-kind gifts, even when your shopping is last-minute!

The Gift Shop at The Lakehouse Inn features an assortment of handcrafted and souvenir gift items. A variety of locally produced items are available including maple candy, chocolates, pepper jellies, coffee, and skin care products. You will also find handcrafted products created from wine barrels, including cutting boards, trivets, clocks, and candle arches!

Pamper Yourself

Let’s face it: winter often leaves our skin feeling dry and the holidays can sometimes make our bodies feel tense. These are only a couple of reasons why indulging at the spa is so satisfying during the winter. From holiday manicures and pedicures to deep tissue massages and hydrating facials, spa visits keep you looking beautiful all season long.

You will love the comfort and convenience of The Spa at The Lakehouse Inn. We are the No. 1 spa in the area and take great pride in our work. For those interested in spa services, view our spa specials!

Relax and Unwind at The Lakehouse Inn

Nestled on the edge of the beautiful Lake Erie, The Lakehouse Inn is only minutes away from the best winter activities in Northeast Ohio. When you book any of A bottle of Lakehouse Pinot Noir.our cozy rooms, like our Geneva-on-the-Lake cottages, you can always enjoy the most comforting amenities, all-inclusive packages, and top-notch service. Start each morning with a complimentary, farm-to-table breakfast at our restaurant, Crosswinds Grille. Join us for daily wine tastings and flights in the inn’s Great Room, and remember to indulge accordingly at our spa!

If you are ready to plan your next Geneva-on-the-Lake winter vacation, take advantage of one of our Winter Getaway Specials. We look forward to hosting you at The Lakehouse Inn!