With the holiday of love just a couple of weeks away, we figured some couples might be looking for the perfect place to propose in Saratoga County. We've compiled a list of picturesque and unique locations that you can refer to when you're ready to pop the question!
Perched on the shore of Saratoga Lake, 550 Waterfront is a beautiful spot to take a loved one. Sit inside and admire the modern nautical architecture or take a seat on the shore looking out at the sparkling water. A tasty menu and an impressive bar offer much to celebrate with after you hear the word "yes."
Located in the heart of downtown Saratoga Springs, Adelphi Hotel opened its doors in 1877 and was once considered a hub of Saratoga society. The likes of presidents to business magnates contributed to its rich history by walking through its striking doors. Visit the Adelphi Hotel for this special moment so you can add your name next to the people that put Saratoga Springs on the map.
Love the lake life? Book a cruise on Saratoga Lake with Adirondack Cruise and Charter Company. Invite friends and family on a private tour of Saratoga Lake where you can enjoy the sunset, a lovely dinner, and good company. The experienced crew will have you relaxed and help you plan the perfect proposal.
Does champagne call your name? Bocage Champagne Bar on Phila Street will have you popping more than the big question! A quaint bar with a luxurious feel and warm lighting offers a perfect place to celebrate you and your partner. Get a bottle of bubbly and some caviar to make the evening one to remember.
If you’re looking for something a bit more private, Camp Hudson Pines provides an intimate getaway with cozy cabins, comfortable glamping, RV spaces, and a scenic camping site. Whether you and your partner spend the whole day skiing on a neighboring mountain or snuggled up in your cabin, you’ll create a memorable experience during a refreshing escape in Upstate New York.
Independent Helicopters is sure to sweep you off your feet (literally). Marvel at the Saratoga Racecourse, historic downtown, Saratoga Lake, and more during a 30-minute helicopter ride. Imagine looking out over your favorite small city and getting engaged a moment later, what a cool story to tell! Check out Independent Helicopters for an unforgettable experience.
Looking for another lake option? Lake George Waterfront Cruises offers a variety of cruises aboard its 400 passenger ship, The Adirondac, or its 150 passenger yacht, The Horicon. Whether you're interested in bending the knee on a sightseeing cruise or in front of a display of fireworks, Lake George Waterfront Cruises has got your covered on experiencing Lake George like never before!
History Buffs? Guide yourself through Saratoga Battlefield where a British Army surrendered for the first time in world history causing the turning point of the Revolutionary War. The Saratoga Battlefield is the largest of the five parts that make up the Saratoga National Historical Park. Experience Old Saratoga Unit Sites such as the Philip Schuyler House, Saratoga Monument, Victory Woods, and the Saratoga Surrender Site.
Pursue the Outdoors
The view from a mountaintop can be pretty breathtaking, hence one of the best places for a special, private moment with someone you love. Check out a list of hiking trails put together by Saratoga Arms Hotel. Ranging from easy to moderate to difficult, Saratoga Arms provides trails throughout Saratoga County perfect for any nature loving couple.
If hiking isn't for you and a leisurely walk is more your style, visit the various parks in Saratoga County. A National Historical Landmark, the Saratoga Spa State Park features classical architecture, renowned mineral springs, and unique attractions that provide you with a variety of exceptional spots to pop the question. If you're looking for something closer to downtown, take a walk-through the lovely Congress Park. Stop by the Canfield Casino, a mineral spring, the Memorial Pavilion, or the Spirit of Life Statue for your special moment. With Broadway just steps away, you can celebrate with a variety of restaurants, bars, or distinctive shops where friends and family can join you!