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Upstate New York getaways

Top 3 Socially Distant Getaways in Upstate New York

Have you been cooped up and itching for a change of scenery? Luckily, if you’re in New York, you have a variety of getaways Upstate at your disposal. If you’re already in the state, you won’t have to worry about crossing state lines and dealing with confusing Covid-19 travel restrictions.
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Even better, all these getaways can be paired with a private helicopter charter for smooth transportation to and from each destination. You’ll get to the resort quickly, without the stress of commercial flights or highways. If you’re looking to escape for a weekend without the hassle of planning an entire vacation, check out these amazing spots.
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Mohonk Mountain House

This destination is perfect for those who want to get away from their busy lives in the city. In the middle of 40,000 acres of beautiful forest, Mohonk Mountain House is a resort you’ll never want to leave. Whether you want to restore and revitalize at the award-winning spa, or get active outdoors, the choice is yours. From meditation classes, nature hikes, archery, and movie nights, there are activities for any personality or activity level. However, world-class dining may be the highlight of your stay. Book now for one of the most relaxing getaways in New York.

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Lake Kora

A stay at this secluded, luxury Great Camp is available through exclusive reservation only until October 15, so make your plans soon! Once a playground for American aristocrats, Lake Kora is the most picturesque, elaborate and well-appointed Great Camp and is situated in the heart of the awe-inspiring Adirondacks on 1,000 private acres and its own 500-acre lake. You’ll love this stay if you prefer authentic, cozy lodgings for up to 24 guests and is inclusive of all meals, non-alcoholic beverages with carte blanche use of sports equipment and facilities. Many of the original furnishings are still in place from over a century ago. Lounge indoors in front of a roaring fire (there are 26 fireplaces on property) or take advantage of the great outdoors – the choice is yours. Your roster of available activities includes fly fishing, kayaking, wooden electric boats, hiking, mountain biking, bowling, tennis and much more!
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The Sagamore (Lake George)

The Sagamore Resort was voted one of the top 15 Resort Hotels in the Northeast and for good reason. From the historic hotel on the lake, you’ll experience total comfort and premium accommodations. Lake George is the center of activities if you’re craving the outdoors. Among beautiful mountains, you can enjoy hiking, golf, bike rides and more while taking in the beautiful fall foliage. This spot is ideal for those looking for respite from busy city life.
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Photo courtesy of Lake Kora