Point Au Roche Lodge

463 Point Au Roche Road, Plattsburgh, New York 12901
Innkeeper(s): Creston and Karen Billings
 
  • Introduction

    Point Au Roche Lodge The lodge has eight guest rooms that have been carefully decorated with an individual style and beautifully furnished. All guest rooms have private baths, some featuring Jacuzzi tubs and fireplaces. You can choose a room with a king, queen or twin size beds. Decks off the guest rooms offer views of the Vermont Mountains, Lake Champlain or lovely meadows.

    The Point Au Roche Lodge is also available for special events. Weddings, receptions, conferences, reunions, cocktail parties, and birthdays can all be reserved at the Lodge. Please ask us for more details.

    Point Au Roche Lodge - Plattsburgh, New York

  • Insider's Info

    Travelers are always looking for memorable and relaxing experiences. Let’s discover more through the words of our innkeepers. Many thanks to Karen Billings for sharing her own secrets with BBOnline.com!
    Why do most travelers stay at your inn?

    People stay here to escape from the cookie cutter hotels.

    What are you best known for? What makes your inn unique? What do you love most about your inn?

    We are best known for peacefulness and being surrounded by a state park. We are unique because most rooms have their own decks to sit out on to enjoy the outside.

    If someone has never been to your city, what is the #1 reason to come visit?

    The number one reason to visit this area is to experience the Adirondacks and Lake Champlain.

    What’s the best compliment you have ever received about the inn?

    The nicest thing anyone has said is that they feel so comfortable when they're here that it feels like home!

    What’s the best kept secret about the area?

    The best kept secret is how many things this area has to offer all within an hour radius. From being able to visit Montreal Canada, enjoying the 6th great lake, Lake Champlain, hike in the Adirondacks with over 6 million acres, explore the Lake Champlain islands and Burlington VT. Kayaking, hiking, skiing, sailing, swimming and fishing.

    If a traveler is staying at your inn for 4 nights, what should he/she do in the area?

    For travelers staying longer than a weekend we recommend they go to Lake Champlain, hike in the Adirondacks, and/or see Ausable Chasm. If they're a history buff, see where the Battle of Plattsburgh took place and visit the museums.

    Is there anything within walking distance of your inn?

    There is a state park with 12 miles of trails and Lake Champlain.

    What is your favorite restaurant/food in the area?

    We have a couple at the top of our list which are Anthony's Livingoods and Latitude 44.

    Any good area guides/websites that travelers could reference?

    Yes, we have information here for people, but there is also Go Adirondack that lists stuff to do in the area.

    How many rooms does your inn have?

    We have 8 rooms.

    Do you accept pets?

    We do not accept pets, but there are a few places for pet lodging.

     

  • Area Information

    Within walking distance from the Lodge is the Point Au Roche State Park. The Park has 851 acres of open and forested areas offering miles of trails for all seasons and is located directly on Lake Champlain.

    • Biking
    • Hiking
    • Bird watching
    • Canoeing
    • Kayaking
    • Boat launch
    • Beach and picnic area
    • Cross country skiing
    • Snow shoeing
    • Fishing

    The Lodge is also centrally located to many destinations

    • Minutes to Mooney Bay Marina offering all your boating needs
    • 15 minutes to Plattsburgh State University
    • 15 minutes to downtown Plattsburgh
    • 15 minutes to Grand Isle Ferry servicing NY to Vermont all year round
    • 45 minutes to Whiteface Mountain for downhill skiing/snow boarding
    • 60 minutes to Lake Placid
    • 60 minutes to Montreal
    • 60 minutes to Burlington, VT
  • Handicap Accessible

    The Angler is a tribute to fishing, and everything from the stuffed fish on the wall, to the linens on the bed represents that. Handicap accessible, The Angler features carpeted floors, wooden accents, and birch-bark curtain rods.