Geneva-on-the-Lake, located on the shores of Lake Erie about an hour's drive east of Cleveland, was one of Ohio's first lakeside resorts. The area boasts plenty of places to stay, from bed and breakfast inns to cottages to small hotels.
The Lodge at Geneva State Park is located at the western edge of Geneva-on-the-Lake, adjacent to the 698-acre Geneva State Park and the fishing, boating, and swimming located there. The lodge features 109 guest rooms, all with pine furniture and wireless Internet access. Some rooms boast dramatic Lake Erie views and microwave ovens and small refrigerators are available on request.
Facilities at the Lodge include both an indoor and an outdoor swimming pool, a fitness room that overlooks Lake Erie, and a restaurant and lounge. A wine shuttle is available at a small fee for sightseeing in the area.
Ramada Inn Austinburg
Though it's not located directly in Geneva-on-the-Lake, the Ramada Inn is an affordable, convenient alternative to the sometimes crowded strip area. Located just off of I-90 at route 45, about 10 minutes from the strip, the Ramada Inn features wireless Internet access in all of its 119 guest rooms as well as small refrigerators and microwave ovens. Some units have in-suite hot tubs.
Facilities at the Ramada Inn include an outdoor swimming pool and sun deck, a fitness room and a restaurant and lounge.
Located directly on the Lake, the Sands Beach Motel offers a variety of smoke-free rooms and efficiencies, all just a short walk from the motel's private beach. The motel opens for weekends on Mother's Day and every day from Memorial Day to Labor Day. This is a great location at a good price.
Pera's Motel is a 1950s-style, single-story motel, located in the heart of the Geneva-on-the-Lake Strip, overlooking the golf course and just a short walk from the lake. Each one or two-bedroom unit has a separate living and sleeping area plus a fully-equipped kitchenette. Rooms are air-conditioned and feature free wireless Internet access.
Facilities at the motel include an outdoor swimming pool, a guest laundry, and a picnic area.
Locate adjacent to Geneva Township Park and the public beach there, the Parkgate Motel offers eight motel-style rooms as well as four two-bedroom apartments. All units have air-conditioning, cable TV and private baths. Apartments have full kitchens. Facilities at the Parkgate Motel include an outdoor swimming pool and a barbecue area.
5144 Lake Road
Geneva-on-the-Lake, OH 44041