Geneva-on-the-Lake, Ohio


2013 Best Small Towns in America

Contest ends:  September 3, 2013

712 Votes - "Most Fun"
20 Votes - "Most Beautiful"
16 Votes - "Friendliest"
9 Votes - "Best For Food"
2 Votes - "Best for Geocaching"
I went on a FIRST date to GOTL in July 2004 and 9 weeks later she became my wife. The Firehouse Winery with The Larry Smith Express proved to be the magic that convinced us that we were meant to be. We return 3 or 4 times each year and in ALL seasons. The Ferris Wheel right on the lake has breath taking sunsets. Live music, Craft festivals, Wine tasting events WOW. The week of Thunder in the fall is fantastic with all of the big Bikes. The Lakehouse Winery with their enclosed patio with fireplace is fantastic to sit and relax and watch the waves along the shore on winter weekends with a great glass of wine. All of the shops are great but we LOVE the Hand-blown Glass shop. And they will do custom orders just for you. It is busy and hectic during summer and fall but also quiet and peaceful in the winter and spring. Don't miss this great little town!!!
Reviewed by
on May 18, 2012
Fun place to take the family for a vacation or getaway any time of the year.
Reviewed by ellie
on May 16, 2012
This town was designed for fun. Its very motorcycle friendly with great watering holes all along the main drag. There are nice cabins and the Geneva-on-the-Lake State Park Resort is fantastic. Best of all you're on the shore of Lake Erie. Great sunrises AND sunsets depending on when you're visiting. Be sure to get some fresh lake perch while you're there.
Reviewed by Raylo
on May 16, 2012
Some of the best Walleye fishing in America. Great access at the State Park. Golfer's paradise. Many wineries and covered bridges. Can't beat GOTL!
Reviewed by elboroom
on May 16, 2012
My family and I spend every Mother's Day at Geneva-on-the -Lake and usually visit again at least once a summer.Always a fun day,lunch at Eddie's Grill and miniature golf at Allison's. Nice place,great people,neat little shops, not to mention the beautiful scenery!Love it there!!!!
Reviewed by
on May 16, 2012
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