Unwind & Relax in Lake Geneva

Hailey Rose

November 22, 2023

Photo Credit: Visit Lake Geneva

Looking for a relaxing weekend getaway? Look no further than Lake Geneva–the place to unwind. Whether you enjoy resort life, downtown shopping, or spa serenity, Lake Geneva has it all. The best part? Your weekend of leisure is only a drive away. Keep reading…you’ll be at ease in no time. 


Photo Credit: Visit Lake Geneva

Lake Geneva offers the best of the best when it comes to accommodations with an array of top-notch resorts and amazing amenities. A stay at one of Lake Geneva’s luxurious resorts will unlock the repose you’ve been searching for. Here are a few outstanding options:

The Abbey Resort, located on the beautiful shores of Lake Geneva, is an experience unlike the rest. Providing a variety of suites, spacious rooms, and even villas, the resort is dedicated to catering for you and your crew. Each room has a lake-life inspired feel with cozy beds and a balcony to fully take in the breathtaking lakeside views. Aside from the room’s amazing features, the resort has dreamy on-site amenities, including indoor and outdoor pools, hot tub, restaurant, and even spa–but we will get to that later!

Another relaxing lakeside escape is Lake Lawn Resort, set on the scenic shoreline of Delavan Lake. Choose from a homey resort room, suite, or lake house. Lake Lawn Resort believes that comfort is key. Striving to make your stay as special and serene as possible, Lake Lawn goes above and beyond, serving incredible lakeside meals and giving unforgettable boat tours, to name a few. Countless memories are bound to be made. 

Known as a magical oasis, Grand Geneva Resort is tucked away in the woodlands of Lake Geneva–creating a peaceful and secluded atmosphere. No matter what accommodation you choose, a suite, room, or villa, you will have access to endless relaxation. On top of the astonishing accommodations, the amenities are abundant. Enjoy a tranquil outdoor exploration to a private 20-acre lake and adjoining walking path. Or, simply unwind poolside.

This is only a short list of the luxurious resorts home to Lake Geneva. For more, click here and find your place perfect.


Photo Credit: The Candle Mercantile

Calling all shopping lovers! Get ready for some relaxing retail therapy in the heart of downtown Lake Geneva. It’s any shopper’s dream. With a plethora of unique pop-up shops, ranging from gifts and garments to foods and beverages, you’ll be unwinding in no time.

For a shopping experience like no other, stop by The Candle Mercantile–a one-of-a-kind candle and scent company. They not only offer in-house fragrant products, but also allow customers to create and craft their own unique scents! Choose from their in-house candles, room & body sprays, diffusers, wax tarts, or make a special scent. Let it be a reminder of your relaxing trip to Lake Geneva.

Following our senses, from delightful smells to indulgent flavors, we’re heading to Hill Valley Cheese Bar & Shop. What originally began with one batch of fresh cheese curds turned into an entire line of flavorful cheeses. Hill Valley takes pride in their small-batches and high-quality cheese, creating their staple curds, creamy cheddars, and rich gouda. Your cheesy comfort is waiting. 

Onto another flavorful favorite–The Bottle Shop! It’s the only wine bar and retail store in all of Lake Geneva! With an expansive selection of wines, spirits, sodas, and beer, there’s a refreshing beverage for everyone to enjoy. On site, visitors are welcome to sit back and relax on the patio or head home to unwind with a smooth drink in hand.

These are only a handful of Lake Geneva’s retail gems. Be sure to check them all out here.


Photo Credit: Visit Lake Geneva

Now, for the moment you’ve all been waiting for. It’s time to treat yourself to a serene spa day during your luxurious Lake Geneva stay. You deserve it. Many are even attached right to the local resorts, so you won’t have to go far to find your inner peace.

At The Abbey Resort, reserve a time of true relaxation at Avani Spa, where your body and spirit will undoubtedly be restored. This full-service spa offers a multitude of options including body treatments, massages, and facials. Whichever treatment you choose, by the end, you’ll experience an entirely new state of tranquility.

Lake Lawn Resort provides their own full-service, transformative spa–Calladora Spa. Given the spa’s lakeside location, it’s calming by nature. Providing many features, including a eucalyptus steam room, and several services, from hydrafacials and massages to hair and nails, Calladora will guide you to ultimate rejuvenation. 

Another peaceful haven awaits at Grand Geneva Resort, home to WELL Spa & Salon. Promoting five pillars of wellness–mind, body, healthy aging, nutrition, and beauty–the WELL Spa & Salon provides both spa and salon services. Spa treatments include massages, body treatments as well as face & skin care treatments, all of which will leave you relaxed and renewed.

Discover more delightful Lake Geneva spas by clicking here. Trust us, it’s worth it. 

Lake Geneva is the place to unwind. Offering luxurious resorts, unique downtown shops, and even serene spa experiences, you will find all the leisure you’ve been longing for. So, what do you say? Book your relaxing Lake Geneva getaway today! 

Hailey Rose: Writer for Discover Mediaworks. A born & bred Wisconsinite with a love for fishing, hunting, and enjoying the great outdoors.

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