Destination guide

Book a vacation rental for your Rainbow Lake getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Rainbow Lake with a stay in a private vacation home. This city has something for everyone. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Rainbow Lake

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Rainbow Lake has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Floodwood Mountain Trailhead (15.7 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Lake Placid Club Golf Courses (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Azure Mountain Trailhead (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Rainbow Lake

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Rainbow Lake is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake Flower (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Brewster Peninsula Nature Trails (14.6 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Mid's Park (15.3 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Mirror Lake (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Adirondack Equine Center (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Azure Mountain Trailhead (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)

Transportation options to and around Rainbow Lake

Fly into Saranac Lake, NY (SLK-Adirondack Regional), the closest airport, located 6.2 mi (9.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Lake Placid, NY (LKP), which is 17.3 mi (27.9 km) away.

Where to stay around Rainbow Lake?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 72 holiday lettings near Rainbow Lake. From 32 Houses to 4 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rainbow Lake is on HomeAway.

Can I rent Houses in Rainbow Lake?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 32 Houses in Rainbow Lake. Our other popular types of Rainbow Lake holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 25 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 25 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with internet/wifi in Rainbow Lake?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 63 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Rainbow Lake. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.