Discover a selection of 173 vacation rentals in Old Forge, NY that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including kitchens and swimming pools. Prices start at $175 per night, and cabins and houses are popular options for a stay in Old Forge. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Exciting activities and serene excursions in Old Forge

Explore a wealth of family-friendly activities in Old Forge, a charming hamlet located in the magnificent Adirondack Mountains of New York State. This idyllic location boasts dozens of superb shops and restaurants, as well as cultural attractions like View Arts Center, featuring outstanding exhibitions and events. Old Forge vacation rentals open up a whole world of adventure, guaranteed to create lasting memories for all the family, with everything from white-knuckle rides down the river rapids to a tranquil boat tour across the dazzling mountain lakes.

Things to do

Revel in New York’s largest water park in Old Forge

For family fun in Old Forge, you can’t beat Enchanted Forest Water Safari—the largest water park in New York State. It’s been enthralling visitors for over half a century and boasts over 50 rides, including traditional amusement rides like bumper cars and a Ferris wheel, plus a huge number of water rides like Amazon, a 1,100-foot tube ride designed for families. For something a bit more tranquil, try a historic steamboat cruise along the spellbinding Fulton Chain of Lakes, or for a slice of local history, be sure to visit the Goodsell Museum.

Activities

Adventure awaits in Old Forge

The rich landscape of the Adirondacks provides a range of exciting activities for intrepid travelers. For a fun boating trip, Moose River has various operators running kayaking and canoeing tours, or to really get the adrenaline flowing, try an exhilarating white water rafting trip down the Black River. The mountainous terrain here provides ample opportunity for hiking, too. One of the most recommended trails is to the top of Bald Mountain, which has a gentle incline suitable for every member of the family. Once at the top, you’ll be rewarded with spectacular panoramas, and a superb spot for a good, old-fashioned picnic.

Weather

Old Forge—a spectacular destination all year round

June through August is one of the best times to book Old Forge vacation rentals if you’re looking to partake in plenty of outdoor activities, with temperatures hitting around 75 degrees. Fall is another popular time to visit Old Forge. Temperatures in September are milder (averaging around the 50s), but you’ll be treated to spectacular views as the foliage bursts into a rich tapestry of color that can be seen across the mountains. In winter, take advantage of the heavy annual snowfall to enjoy skiing and snowboarding on nearby McCauley Mountain. Alternatively, jump on a snowmobile and zip through the Adirondacks on the vast snowmobile trail network.

Natural features

Bask in the resplendent scenery of Old Forge

The incredible landscape surrounding Old Forge makes for an unforgettable vacation. Dotted around the majestic Adirondacks are a whole host of incredible Old Forge vacation rentals that provide stunning vistas and access to the many hiking trails. Sleepy rivers meander through the mountains, flanked by vast, beautiful forests that have captivated visitors for generations. Old Forge is also located directly at the start of the magnificent Fulton Chain of Lakes, which are not only serene, but play host to a range of wildlife.

How many vacation rentals are available around Old Forge, NY?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 173 vacation rentals around Old Forge. From 50 cabin rentals to 88 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a lakefront property in Old Forge?

Watch the breeze cast ripples out across the water and listen to the chirps and calls of native birds. Lakes are among the most scenic and peaceful places to retreat to. If this sounds like paradise to you, you're in luck. Vrbo has 43 vacation properties near lakes available. Of course, that might not be for everyone. Luckily, Vrbo has a bunch more options, including:

  • 32 lake-view vacation rentals.
  • 29 shore-front vacation rentals.
  • 28 water-view vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Old Forge?

Forget about standard, cookie-cutter chain-hotel rooms. Our house vacation rentals offer a personal touch — as well as all the space you could need! There are 104 options available on Vrbo. Prices begin at $93 a night. If that doesn't match your family's style, we have a range of other property types available, such as:

  • Cabin: 34 vacation homes. Prices start from $125 per night.
  • Cottage: 13 vacation homes. Prices start from $130 per night.
  • Chalet: 3 vacation homes. Prices start from $273 per night.

Can I stay in Old Forge in a large group?

There's nothing like catching up with old friends or spending time with your beloved relatives in a marvelous new area. And the best thing is Vrbo has places big enough for the whole squad. 44 house vacation homes are available. Presently, they're the top choice here for big groups. If you're planning on traveling with a large group, the vacation rentals that can meet your needs include:

  • On the lookout for vacation homes that can sleep 8 vacationers? We have 104 that will fit the bill. Prices start from $93 per night.
  • Keen to find a place for 10 people? We have 62 that will serve you well. Prices begin at just $187 per night.
  • Searching for vacation rentals to suit 6 guests? You'll be thrilled to learn we have 42 that'll be perfect. You can book one for as little as $130 per night.

So don't worry! When you book with us you can take your aunt, your sister and all your mates to Old Forge.